Apex Active Adult Programs – Mar. 2024

Below is a sampling of Apex’s upcoming Active Adult program. You can stay updated on all the latest offerings by visiting ApexPRD.org. The following activities are all hosted at the Community Recreation Center, 6842 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada, unless otherwise noted. Please register in advance for all programs by visiting online or calling 303.425.9583.

Did you know?
The Community Recreation Center offers great rental opportunities for small gatherings, HOA meetings, retirement celebrations, birthday parties, memorials, and any other groups as little as 5 and up to 250! Contact Michelle at 303.467.7197 for more information.

50+ Spelling Bee: Monday, March 11, 1 pm
Here’s a fun way to exercise your mind. Compete with other spelling whizzes in the 50+ Spelling Bee, sponsored by the Apex Annual Active Adult sponsors. Prizes and refreshments are included. Contestants must be 50 and over and register by March 7. Check-in at 12:30 pm. $5 ($7 non-res.).

Ballroom Dance Buffet: Monday, March 4, 7pm
Our dances for March will be West Coast swing, a slower, bluesy style, and the Merengue, a fun and fast-paced Latin party dance. We will work on the two dances at each session during the month and build our repertoire of moves and skills. We will address rhythms, effective leading and following, spins, and styling, including some combinations that let both partners shine. Singles or couples are welcome; no dance experience is needed. $32 ($38 non-res.).

Tuesday Painting: Tuesday, March 12, 12:30 pm
Explore your artistic journey in a creative and supportive studio setting. Bring your own supplies for the medium of your choice. Beginners welcome. When class meets registration minimum, drop-ins are welcome at $14 (non-res. $18) per class. $47 (non-res. $59) per class.

Behind the Scenes – Daniels and Fisher Clock Tower: Thursday, March 21, 10 am
Join us as we go behind the scenes at Daniels and Fisher Clock Tower. We’ll hear the story of this landmark, those who built it, and those who saved it from the urban renewal wrecking ball. We’ll journey upstairs to see behind the mysterious clock faces and take in the breathtaking views of the city and surrounding mountains from the 20th floor observation deck. The tower is accessed by an elevator to the 17th floor. The tour can go to the 18th through the 20th floors, which are accessible only via stairs. Please bring cash for lunch ($15+). Please dress in layers and be prepared to walk at least a mile on the tour. $48 ($58 non-res.).

Cooking with Friends – Lunch: Wednesday, March 27, 11:30 am
Join us as we prepare, clean up, and enjoy a light meal together for lunch in the Community Recreation Center’s fabulous kitchen. On the menu: Italian Stuffed Peppers made with ground chicken, a salad, and a light dessert. All ingredients included. $25 ($33 non-res.).

Apex Community Recreation Center
6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003

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