APEX Community Recreation Center – Dec. 2019
Wednesday, December 4, 2:00 p.m.
Get in the holiday spirit with the dazzling dance of the Rockyettes and harmony of the Notable Choir. Delectable desserts follow the performance. Register with payment of $5 by 11/27. Sponsored by Atria Senior Living.
Saturday, December 7, 9:00 a.m.
Bring your kids and grandkids for breakfast at 9:00 a.m., followed by fun entertainment and Santa. Register with payment by 12/4, $5/person age 3 and over. Children 2 and under free, but still need to register. Children must be accompanied by paying adult. Sponsored by the Craft Carousel Gift Shop.
Craft Carousel Gift Shop
Open Monday-Friday, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Are you looking for the perfect hand-crafted holiday 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, and much more.
Parker Christmas Carriage Parade
Saturday, December 14, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Enjoy this all-equestrian parade with horse-drawn carriages, wagons, surreys, and stagecoaches. Also available is Parker’s Ice Trail for those who want to ice skate-fee is $8, skate rentals $4. Lunch at a local restaurant (cost on your own). Fee includes transportation, and escort. Register in advance, $21 ($27 non-res.).
Computer & Devices Classes
Learn basic to advanced use of the computer and devices in a small class setting. Topics include Word Processing and One-on-One Training. Call 303-425-9583 for times and fees.
Drop-In Book Club
Wednesday, December 11, 1:00 p.m.
Discuss “The Vengeance of Mothers” by Jim Fergus. Drop-in fee $1.
Display up to three of your favorite quilts from Jan. 6-29, quilt drop-off Jan. 2. Show details and fees are available at the Center or call 303-425-9583.
Foam Roller Workshop
Monday, December 16, 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Learn to use a foam roller to prevent injury and improve mobility and flexibility. Foam rollers available to first 4 participants to sign up. Register in advance, $20 (non-res. $25).
Thursdays, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m., ongoing
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 membership pass.
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 membership pass.
Exercise to a Latin beat in these drop-in Zumba classes. Drop-in fee $4 ($4.75 non-res.) or one scan of your membership pass.
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
Blood Pressure and Blood Sugar Checks Wednesday, Dec. 4, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Eyeglass Servicing Monday, Dec. 9, 9:00 a.m.-noon
Grief Support Monday, Dec. 16, 6:00-7:00 p.m.
BINGO Friday, Dec. 20, 1:00 p.m.
Winter Slate Released
The winter activities, including the months of January-April 2020, will be released on Monday, December 2. Pick up your copy of the winter Slate or visit ApexPRD.org.
Scrapbooking and Card Making Mon., Dec. 16, 3:00-5:00 p.m., drop-in fee $4
Pastels and Drawing Studio Mon., Jan. 6-27, 6:30-8:30 p.m., $54 ($65 non-res.)
Tuesday Painting (mixed media) Tue., Jan. 7-Feb. 18, 12:30-3:00 p.m., $57 ($68 non-res.)
Watercolor Studio Thu., Jan. 9-30, 6:30-8:30 p.m., $54 ($65 non-res.)
Art Basics 101 Fri., Jan. 10-Feb. 14, 1:00-3:00 p.m., $39 ($47 non-res.)
Community Recreation Center Welcome
Wednesday, January 8, 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!
Dance, Dance, Dance!
There are a variety of classes to keep you moving to the music; register in advance.
Charlie’s Dance Tue., Jan. 7-Feb. 25, 7:00-8:30 p.m., $42 ($50 non-res.)
Tap Dance 01 Beginning Wed., Jan.8-Apr. 8, 5:00-6:00 p.m., $78 ($94 non-res.).
Tap Dance 02 Intermediate Wed., Jan.8-Apr. 8, 4:00 -5:00 p.m., $78 ($94 non-res.)
Tap Dance 03 Advanced Wed., Jan.8-Apr. 8, 7:00 -8:00 p.m., $78 ($94 non-res.)
Tap Dance 04 Advanced Intermediate Mon., Jan. 6-Apr. 6, 3:30-4:30 p.m., $78 ($94 non-res.)
Tap Dance 05 Advanced Performing Mon., Jan. 6-Apr. 6, 2:00-3:00 p.m., $78 ($94 non-res.)
Broadway Dance Thu., Jan. 9-Apr. 9, 1:30-2:30 p.m., $78 ($94 non-res.)
Intro to Line Dance Thu., Jan. 9-Feb. 27, 2:15-3:15 p.m., $42 ($50 non-res.)
Yoga Tue., Jan. 7-Feb. 25, 6:30-7:45 p.m., $64 ($77 non-res.)
Yogalates Thu., Jan. 9-Feb. 27, 6:30-7:45 p.m., $64 ($77 non-res)
Bridge: Play of Hand
Mondays, January 6-March 9, 9:00-11:30 p.m.
Focus on declarer’s play: learn methods of developing tricks, eliminating losers, and planning your play. Review bidding principle and guideline of the defense. Some knowledge of basic bridge concepts is needed. Register in advance, $52 (non-res. $62).
Learn a second language to keep your mind sharp! Novice to advanced classes begin the week of January 7. Call 303-425-9583 for times/fees.
Tuesday, January 7, 9:00-10:00 a.m.
For new and continuing snowshoers. It is recommended for new participants to the snowshoe program. Come learn about the trails and equipment you will need to make your snowshoe adventure warm, safe, and fun. Free, but please register in advance.
Mondays, Jan. 6-Feb. 10, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Learn how to play billiards or brush up on your skills…all levels welcome. Pick up the basic game and maybe a fancy move or two. Register in advance, $36 (non-res. $43).
APEX Community Recreation Center
6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003