Wheat Ridge

Moving Our Lives Forward With Vision

We walk into our homes with feelings of comfort and familiarity. It feels similar to the warmth of our favorite warm blanket. Most of us have lived in our home or communities for more than ten years. In those years we have watched the value of our homes increase by almost 45%. We have raised […]

Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – April 2017

Please pre-register where necessary. All events and classes are held at the AAC unless otherwise noted. If you would like to be mailed a copy of our ‘Possibilities’ newsletter, call 303-205-7500. April Fools Celebration Well, we’re a little late but you can still expect a few tricks! Lunch will be followed by an entertaining look […]

Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Mar 2017

Please pre-register where necessary. All events and classes are held at the AAC unless otherwise noted. If you would like to be mailed a copy of our ‘Possibilities’ newsletter, call 303-205-7500. St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Everyone has a wee bit ‘o Irish in ’em! So join your friends and family for the best corned beef and […]

Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center

Please pre-register where necessary. All events and classes are held at the AAC unless otherwise noted. If you would like to be mailed a copy of our ‘Possibilities’ newsletter, call 303-205-7500. Sweets for the Sweets Just this once, go ahead and break the rules and eat dessert first! Don’t worry, we promise to also serve you […]

Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Jan 2017

Please pre-register where necessary. All events and classes are held at the AAC unless otherwise noted. If you would like to be mailed a copy of our ‘Possibilities’ newsletter, call 303-205-7500. Murder Mystery Matinee – “A Home Cook Killed” Don’t miss this great live performance! A comical murder mystery set in a senior living home in […]

Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Dec 2016

Please pre-register where necessary. All events and classes are held at the AAC unless otherwise noted. If you would like to be mailed a copy of our ‘Possibilities’ newsletter, call 303-205-7500. White Elephant Christmas Party Bring a wrapped ‘white elephant’ gift for this hilarious gift exchange. A tasty lunch will be served before the gift […]

Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Nov 2016

Please pre-register where necessary. All events and classes are held at the AAC unless otherwise noted. If you would like to be mailed a copy of our ‘Possibilities’ newsletter, call 303-205-7500. Fall Harvest Dinner Enjoy a delicious turkey dinner with all the trimmings along with lively musical entertainment on Friday, Nov. 18th. Cost is $11, […]

Highland West Community Celebrates its Founding Members and “Moving Forward”

On August 18, 2016, Highland West Community (HWC) in Wheat Ridge, celebrated their 50th year Anniversary and the completion of the two year renovation project. We also took this opportunity to honor our founding churches: Westminster Presbyterian Church and Wheat Ridge Presbyterian Church. Attendees included residents, staff, the HWC Board of Directors and members of the […]

Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Oct. 2016

Please pre-register where necessary. All events and classes are held at the AAC unless otherwise noted. If you would like to be mailed a copy of our ‘Possibilities’ newsletter, call 303-205-7500. Halloween Cooking with Marge She’s baaaack! Come see what ‘trick’ Marge is cooking up for Halloween! One thing is for sure, she’s nuttier than […]

Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Sept. 2016

Please pre-register where necessary. All events and classes are held at the AAC unless otherwise noted. To be mailed a copy of our ‘Possibilities’ newsletter, call 303-205-7500. Tea with Maria Von Trapp Step back in time to meet this funny, lively and unforgettable woman, the matriarch of the Trapp Family Singers, Maria von Trapp (1905-1987)! […]

Wheat Ridge Author Chosen for Annual Reading Event

Local author Nick Arvin and his novel of secrets and survival, The Reconstructionist, have been selected for this year’s Wheat Ridge Reads. Now in its fifth year, the program encourages the public to read books by Colorado authors and engage with the community and the author in a discussion about the work. The book tells […]

Artists Selected for Wheat Ridge Artist Studio Tour

Eleven local artists and a frame business will display their workspaces during the second Wheat Ridge Studio Tour on Saturday, August 27. Organized by the Wheat Ridge Cultural Commission, the tour will provide an opportunity for the public to view these professional artists in their realm—a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to create fine […]

Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Aug. 2016

Please pre-register where necessary. Cold Ice Cream & Hot Tomatoes Enjoy a tasty ice cream treat before the free ÔConcert in the Park’ featuring the Hot Tomatoes, a toe-tappin’ swing-era band. Festivities will be held at Anderson Park at 44th & Field on Wed., August 3rd. Cost for the ice cream is $4, music is […]

Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – July 2016

Please pre-register where necessary. Dinner and Concert in the Park Enjoy a boxed dinner including Bratwurst and other goodies as you enjoy the free concert in the park by The Average German Band at Anderson Park in Wheat Ridge on Wed., July 13th, cost is $10 for the dinner. Call 303-205-7500 to register. Movie Matinee […]

Highland West Community Announces Completion of Renovation Project

Highland West Community is happy to announce the completion of their “50th Anniversary Renovation Project.” We are currently leasing and invite you to tour our newly renovated apartments. For more information on availability, please contact our leasing office at 303-424-9401 ext.2. Highland West Senior Citizens Apartments and Highland South Apartments have been providing affordable housing […]