APEX Community Recreation Center – 2019
Teddy Bear Tea with Grandparents and Me
Wednesday, July 24, 1:30 p.m.
Grandparents, bring the grandkids and their favorite teddy bear to enjoy a kid-friendly tea. Afterwards partake in a fun craft together. Ages 3 & over. Sponsored by Iora Primary Care and the Argyle. Both child and adult need to purchase a ticket. Register ($6/person) by July 19.
Free Summer Concert Series
Join us for a Friday morning performance for you and your grandkids, or a Thursday evening concert for the whole family at McIlvoy Park, 5750 Upham Street. Sponsored by the Scientific & Cultural Facilities District, Apex Park and Recreation District Foundation, Sooper Credit Union, Craft Carousel Gift Shop, Gardens at St. Elizabeth, Prospect Recreation & Park District, City of Arvada Parks, and the Friends of the Concerts. In case of rain, the concerts move to the Community Recreation Center, 6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
7 p.m., Thursday, July 11, Queen City Jazz Band, (Music of the Jazz Age)
7 p.m., Thursday, July 18, Mile High Big Band (Big Band Swing)
9:30 a.m., Friday, July 12, Katherine Dines (Hunk-Ta-Bunk-Ta Music)
Community Recreation Center Welcome
Wednesday, July 3, 9:30 a.m.
Discover the diverse opportunities at the Community Recreation Center. Reserve your space for this free event, (303) 425-9583. Bring friends, enjoy snacks!
Ice Cream Trip
Monday, July 15, 1-4 p.m.
Enjoy stopping and eating ice cream and some of the newest creations throughout the city. Fee includes transportation and escort. Ice cream cost on your own. Register early, $15 ($20 non-res.).
Tuesday, July 9 & 23, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Play for fun, partners rotate after each game. Register ($3.50/day) by the Friday before each game. Fee includes game, prizes, and dessert.
Thursday, August 1, 1:00-3:00 p.m.
New and veteran Bunco players are welcome for a fun and easy dice game, with light refreshments and prizes. Register by 7/30 with payment $4.
Tranquil Qigong, Mon., Jul. 22-Aug. 26, 6:00-7:00 p.m., $48 ($58 non-res.).
Yoga, Tue., Jul. 9-Aug. 27, 6:30-7:45 p.m., $64 ($77 non-res.).
Hatha Yoga, Wed., Jul. 24-Aug. 28, 6:30-7:45 p.m., $48 ($58 non-res.).
Yogalates, Thu. Jul. 11-Aug. 29, 6:30-7:45 p.m., $64 ($77 non-res).
Intro to Line Dance
Thursday, Jul. 11-Aug. 29, 2:15-3:15 p.m.
Learn the basic line dance steps: rocking chairs, vines, and lots more. Register early, $42 ($50 non-res.).
Thursday, 11:45a.m.-12:45 p.m.
A fun, low-impact fitness workout that combines principles of Dancing Arts, Martial Arts, and Healing Arts. Drop-in fee $4 ($4.75 non-res.) or one scan of your SilverSneakers card.
Pilates Mat Class
Tuesdays, 12:45-1:45 p.m., ongoing
Class focuses on core strength and flexibility. Drop-in fee $4 ($4.75 non-res.) or one scan of your SilverSneakers card.
Exercise to a Latin beat in these drop-in Zumba classes. Drop-in fee $4 ($4.75 non-res.) or one scan of your SilverSneakers card.
Zumba Gold (seated), 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Wednesdays, ongoing
Zumba Fitness, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Wednesdays, ongoing
Zumba Fitness, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Mondays, ongoing
Tuesday Painting (mixed media), Tue., July 9-Aug. 20, 12:30-3:00 p.m., $53 ($63 non-res.).
Scrapbooking & Card Making, Mon., July 15, 3:00-5:00 p.m., drop-in fee $4.
Stained Glass, Tue., July 23-Aug. 20, 6:00-9:00 p.m., $70 ($84 non-res.), plus $7 material fee.
Computer & Devices Classes
Learn basic to advanced use of the computer and devices in a small class setting. Topics include Computer Basics, Intro to Windows, PowerPoint, iPad and One-on-One Personal Training. Call (303) 425-9583 for times & fees.
Tuesday, Jul. 16-Aug. 20, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Discover how to turn your ideas into the kind of writing that others find interesting and want to read. Writing is done at home and shared in the classroom. If you have a sample of your writing, bring it to the first class. Register early, $48 ($57 non-res.).
Drop-In Book Club
Wednesday, July 10, 1:00 pm
Discuss “The World According to Garp” by John Irving. Drop-in fee $1.
Blood Pressure & Blood Sugar Checks, Wednesday, July 3, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Parkinson’s Care Partners, Friday, July 12, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Eyeglass Servicing, Monday, July 8, 10:00 a.m.-noon
Parkinson’s Support Group, Thursday, July 18, 1:00 p.m.
Grief Support, Monday, July 15, 6:00-7:00 p.m.
BINGO, Friday, July 26, 1:00 p.m.
Craft Carousel Gift Shop
Open Monday-Friday, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Are you looking for the perfect hand-crafted gift? Visit the Gift Shop located in the Community Recreation Center featuring handmade items from over 100 consignors, including purses, jewelry, aprons, quilts, baby gifts, & much more.
Community Recreation Center
6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003