Apex Community Recreation Center – Nov. 2019

37th Annual Craft Fair
Friday, Nov. 1, 6:00-8:30 pm and Saturday, Nov. 2, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Shop ‘til you drop at over 50 tables of handmade gifts. Admission is $2 or free if you bring new school supplies for local school children in need.

Community Recreation Center Welcome
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 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!

Veterans’ Salute
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 1:00-2:00 p.m.
In honor of our Veterans, enjoy root beer floats and music by the Notable Choir. Military veterans are free, all others pay $4. All must register by 11/11.

History of Afghanistan
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 1:00-2:15 p.m.
Explore the geographic and historical perspective of Afghanistan through some of its most pivotal events. Register ($5) by 11/15.

Colorado Country Christmas Gift Show
Friday, Nov. 1, 9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
The Best in The West annual holiday gift show. Enjoy shopping for gifts in a fun and festive atmosphere. Fee includes transportation, escort, and entrance fee. Register in advance, $25 ($32 non-res.).

Art Classes:
Scrapbooking and Card Making Mon., Nov. 18, 3:00-5:00 p.m., drop-in fee $4
Bob Ross Thu., Nov. 21, noon-5:00 p.m., $57 ($69 non-res.) plus $5 material fee
Tuesday Painting (mixed media) Tue., Nov. 5-Dec. 17, 12:30-3:00 p.m., $53 ($63 non-res.)

Computer & Devices Classes
Learn basic to advanced use of the computer and devices in a small class setting. Topics include Computer Basics, Excel, Windows, PowerPoint, and One-on-One Training. Call 303-425-9583 for times and fees.

Friday, Nov. 15, 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Explore journaling to reduce stress, develop projects, clear your mind, and augment memory. Register in advance, $8 (non-res. $10).

Starting Your Memoir
Friday, Nov. 1, 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Get started writing about your life. Learn where to start, how to organize, what to include, and how to express yourself. Register by 10/30, $8 (non-res. $10).

Genealogy: FamilySearch
Wednesdays, Nov. 6-20, 10:30 a.m.-noon
This free website lets you build a family tree that links to people worldwide. Some computers are available or bring your laptop. Register early, $20 ($24 non-res.).

Drop-In Book Club
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 1:00 p.m.
Discuss “One Thousand White Women” by Jim Fergus. Drop-in fee $1.

Party Bridge
Tuesdays, Nov. 12 & 26, 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.

Bunco Bash
Thursday, Nov. 7, 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 11/5 with payment, $4.

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.

Billiard Lessons
Mondays, Nov. 4-Dec. 9, 4:30-5:30 p.m., no class 11/25.
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, $30 (non-res. $36).

Winter Wonderland
Display up to three of your favorite snow scene creations from Nov. 18-Dec. 31. Show details and fees are available at the Center or call 303-425-9583.

Dance, Dance, Dance!
There are a variety of classes to keep you moving to the music; register in advance.
Charlie’s Dance Tue., Nov. 5-Dec. 12, 7:00-8:30 p.m., $27 ($32 non-res.), no class 11/26.
Intro to Line Dance Thu., Nov. 7-Dec. 26, 2:15-3:15 p.m., $32 ($38 non-res.), no class 11/28.

Dance Fusion
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.

Fitness/Wellness Classes
Tranquil Qigong Mon., Nov. 4-Dec. 16, 6:00-7:00 p.m., $48 ($58 non-res.), no class 11/25.
T’ai Chi Beginning Mon., Nov. 4-Dec. 16, 7:00-8:00 p.m., $48 ($58 non-res.), no class 11/25.
Yoga Tue., Nov. 5-Dec. 17, 6:30-7:45 p.m., $55 ($66 non-res.), no class 11/26.
Hatha Yoga Wed., Nov. 6-Dec. 18, 6:00-7:30 p.m., $48 ($58 non-res.), no class 11/27.
Yogalates Thu., Nov. 7-Dec. 26, 6:30-7:45 p.m., $55 ($66 non-res), no class 11/28.

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.

Zumba Drop-In
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, Nov. 6, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Parkinson’s Care Partners, Friday, Nov. 8, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Eyeglass Servicing, Monday, Nov. 11, 9:00 a.m.-noon
Parkinson’s Support Group, Thursday, Nov. 21, 1:00 p.m. ???? still going????
Grief Support, Monday, Nov. 18, 6:00-7:00 p.m. ???? still going????
BINGO, Friday, Nov. 22, 1:00 p.m.

Community Recreation Center
6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003