Broomfield

Active Minds Boulder Area Events – April 2018

Origins of the Blues Join Active Minds as we look at the early days of the blues, from its roots in African American oral tradition to its rise as a mainstream American musical style.  We’ll explore the role of classic blues and prominent blues musicians in the early 20th century, examine the musical characteristics that make […]

PARO: Moving Memory Care Forward

~ By Debbie Watson ~ Legend Senior Living specializes in therapies, such as an innovative bio-feedback therapy which aids residents with Alzheimer’s and other dementias. PARO is a high-tech robotic seal that reacts to touch, light, and sound much like a live animal. Residents can pet, stroke, hold and talk to the seal, which adjusts […]

Broomfield Senior Services – Mar. 2018

All support groups are open to the public at no cost. Registration is not required. Please call 303-464-5543 for more information. Broomfield Community Center (BCC).

Stay Young at Heart: Become A Volunteer Storyteller

Most experts agree that the secret to staying mentally alert as we get older is to exercise our minds as well as our bodies. Specific tips suggest that we should: Keep learning Develop new skills Use all of our senses Connect with others Do things we enjoy Volunteer in the community

Storyteller Training

Broomfield Spellbinders, the local chapter of the national organization that places volunteer storytellers in K-6 classrooms and senior care facilities, is training new storytellers. The series of four classes will be held February 26 and March 2, 6, and 13 at the historic Brunner Farm House. All classes are from 1:00 to 4:00 PM. The […]

Broomfield Senior Support Services – Feb. 2018

All support groups are open to the public at no cost. Registration is not required. Please call 303-464-5543 for more information. Broomfield Community Center (BCC).

Broomfield Senior Support Services – Dec. 2017

All support groups are open to the public at no cost. Registration is not required. Please call 303-464-5543 for more information. Broomfield Community Center (BCC).   Group Date Time Location  Cancer*  1st Thur  5:30-7 pm  HHS  Dementia Caregiver  3rd Tue  10-11:30 am  BCC  Diabetic  4th Mon   1-2 pm  BCC  Grief**  1st & 3rd Wed  10:30 […]

Broomfield Senior Services – Nov. 2017

All Presentations Broomfield Senior Services Support Services/Broomfield Community Center (BCC) – 280 Spader Way, Broomfield Colorado 80020 All support groups are open to the public at NO COST. Registration is not required. Please call 303-464- 5543 for more information.

Harvey

“Harvey,” directed by Karen Stacks, is the story of Elwood Dowd and the comedic misunderstandings surrounding his best friend, an imaginary six-foot tall rabbit. What makes this show extra-special is that the cast and crew have decided to dedicate the show to the victims of Hurricane Harvey and they will be collecting donations at the […]

Broomfield Senior Support Services – Sept. 2017

All support groups are open to the public at no cost. Registration is not required with exception*. Please call 303-464-5543 for more information. Held at BCC. Dementia Caregiver 3rd Tue 10-11:30 am BCC Diabetic 4th Mon 1-2 pm BCC Grief* 1st & 3rd Wed 10:30 am-12 pm BCC Low Vision Peer/Tech 2nd Tue 1-3 pm […]

Planning for Successful Aging: Utilizing Local Resources

All presentations are free and are on the third Wednesday of each month, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m, and are at The Broomfield Senior Center, 280 Spader Way, Broomfield, CO. Aug. 16 – Estate Sales and what is my stuff worth? I don’t want to give it away! Sept. 20 – Senior Housing Options.

Storyteller Training

Broomfield Spellbinders, the local chapter of the national organization that places volunteer storytellers in K-6 classrooms and senior care facilities, is training new storytellers. The series of four classes will be held August 14, 17, 21, and 24 at the historic Brunner Farm House. All classes are from 1:00 to 4:00 PM. The fee is […]

Broomfield Senior Services – July 2017

Broomfield Senior Services Support Services/Broomfield Community Center (BCC) – 280 Spader Way, Broomfield Colorado 80020 All support groups are open to the public at NO COST. Registration is not required. Please call 303-464-5543 for more information. Cancer 1st  Thu   5:30-7 pm       HHS Dementia Caregiver  3rd Tue         10-11:30 am  BCC Diabetic       4th Mon […]

Broomfield Senior Services Support Services/Broomfield Community Center

280 Spader Way, Broomfield Colorado 80020 All support groups are open to the public at no cost. Registration is not required. Please call 303-464-5543 for more information. Cancer 1st Thu 5:30-7 pm HHS* Dementia Caregiver 3rd Tue 10-11:30 am BCC Diabetic 4th Mon 1-2 pm BCC Grief** 1st & 3rd Wed 10:30 am – 12 […]

Growing Senior Population Brings New Jobs to Boulder, Broomfield Counties

Local Business Plans to Hire 40 Professional Senior Caregivers ~ LAFAYETTE, Colo. – As America’s aging population grows, a local senior care company is gearing up to meet the expected need for services. The Home Instead Senior Care office serving Boulder and Broomfield Counties estimates it will add 40 professional CAREGiversSM to its staff through […]