Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Sept. 2018

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 ‘Rooted in Fun’ guide, call 303-205-7500.

Bridge Class on Defense
This is a 10-week class featuring the Standard American Bidding System, designed for all levels of bridge players. This class is held on Thursdays Sept. 13th – Nov. 15th. Cost is $48, call 303-205-7500 to register.

Drum Circle
Learn the basics of hand drumming, drums are provided. Then next 4-week class begins on Tues. Sept. 4th. Cost is $25 (discounted price for SilverSneakers). Call 303-205-7500 to register or for more info.

Movie Matinee
Sit back, relax and enjoy our free monthly movie! “Midnight Sun” will be shown on Thursday, September 27th at 1:00pm. No RSVP needed, just show up!

Art Classes
Call 303-205-7500 to register.
Charming Beaded Necklace– 1 class; Friday, Sept. 14th. Cost is $20 + $15 supply fee
Pottery – 6 classes; Tuesdays, Sept. 4th-Oct. 9th. Cost is $50 + $17 supply fee
Color Pencil Techniques – 4 class; Mondays, Sept 10th-Oct. 1st. Cost is $70 + $5 supply fee

Evening Fitness Classes
Zumba – 6 week class starts Tues, August 7th, 6-7pm. Cost is $36; reduced fee for SilverSneakers®
Qi Gong – 6 week class starts Tues, August 15th, 4:45-5:45pm. Cost is $41; reduced fee for SilverSneakers®
Yoga – 6 week class starts Tues, August 15th, 6-7pm. Cost is $38; reduced fee for SilverSneakers®

Seasonal Wellness with Essential Oils
Make and take two germ fighting products in this hands-on workshop to be held on Fri. Sept. 28th. Cost is $10 + $5 supply fee. Call 303-205-7500 to register.

PWR Moves – Parkinson’s Fitness Class
Certified Instructor Stephanie Uszacki leads this class that starts off with foundational moves and progresses through building endurance, strength and flexibility. Caregivers are welcome to attend and assist. This drop-in class is held every Tuesday from 1-2pm, cost is $3.50 or free to Wheat Ridge SilverSneaker® cardholders.

Ramblers Walking Group
Are you looking for great destinations, or hidden gems for a quick stroll around the metro area? Every Thursday the Ramblers set out at 8:30am to different parks. The cost for each trip is $6 which includes van transportation and a driver/escort. This group is geared toward beginner/intermediate walkers! Call 303-205-7500 for more info.

Technology
Are you confused about your camera, computer, cell phone or tablet? Makan Tabrizi is our gadget guru and can help get you up to speed. Call 303-205-7500 to schedule a One-on-One tutoring session with him ($40/hour).
Google or Apple Maps – 1 class; Monday, Sept. 10th. Cost $20
Smart Speakers – 1 class; Monday, Sept. 12th. Cost $20
Siri or Google Assist – 1 class; Monday, Sept. 12th. Cost $20

Dance, Dance, Dance
The Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center offers a wide variety of ongoing dance classes which include: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced Tap; Belly Dancing, Hula, Ballroom, Zumba and Western Line Dancing. Call 303-205-7500 for more information.

Special Interest Drop-In Groups (Drop-in fees $2 unless otherwise noted)
Duplicate Bridge – Every Monday 12-3:45pm, bring a partner (fee $2.50 ea.)
Write & Share –4th Tuesdays 2-3:30pm – Bring a poem or short story to share.
Friends in Stitches – Knit & Crochet Group – Every Tuesday 9:30-11:30am
Social Bridge – Every Tuesday, 12:40-3:45pm
Smile-Hi Healing Laughter – Every Tuesday, 12:15-1:15pm
Silversmith Lab – Every Wednesday, 9-12noon
Woodcarvers Guild – Every Wednesday, 1-3:45pm
Genealogy Group – 3rd Thursdays 1:30-3pm
Booktalk –4th Thursdays, 10-11:30am; Book: One Thousand White Women
Pinochle – Every Friday from 12:30pm to 3:15pm

Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center (AAC)
6363 W. 35th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
303-205-7500