APEX Community Recreation District – July 2014
Welcome Meet and Greet
Wednesday, August 6, 9:30 am
Enjoy refreshments and discover the diverse opportunities at the Community Recreation Center. The event is free; reserve your space (303) 425-9583. Bring friends!
Free Summer Concert Series
Join us for a morning performance for you and your grandkids, or an evening of entertainment for the whole family at McIlvoy Park, 5750 Upham St. Sponsored by the Scientific & Cultural Facilities District, Apex Park & Recreation District Foundation, Prospect Recreation & Park District, Sooper Credit Union, Craft Carousel Gift Shop, Centura Health at Home, Humana, Arvada Festivals Commission, City of Arvada Parks & the Friends of the Concerts. In case of rain, the concerts move to the Community Recreation Center, 6842 Wadsworth Blvd. *For the July 10th concert, we encourage attendees to bring canned goods to benefit the Arvada Food Bank.
- 7 pm Thursday, July 10, 101st Army Band- Centennial Wind Ensemble*
- 7 pm Thursday, July 17, Katie Glassman and Snapshot – Country, Western Swing
- 7 pm Thursday, July 24, Mile High Wind Machine- Big Band
- 7 pm Thursday, July 31, Deja Blu- Variety Dance Band
9:30 am, Friday, July 11, Mary Beth Cross – Children’s Music
Friday, July 11-25, 10 am-noon
Enhance your photographing of family and friends, with better use of light, flash and composition. Register in advance, $52 ($62 non-res.).
Joey’s Friendly Yoga
Tuesday, July 22-Aug 26, 1-2 pm
Both beginners and continuing students can gain the benefits of yoga, including improved strength, balance, flexibility and posture, while quieting the mind. Register in advance, $48 ($58 non-res.). Discount available for SilverSneakers.
Drop-In Book Club
Wednesday, July 9, 1 pm
This month’s discusses “The Round House” by Louise Erdrich. Drop-in fee $1.
Tuesdays and Thursdays, July 8-August 14, 11:35 am-12:30 pm
Reduce your fall risk and fear of falling through basic balance and strength exercises. Register in advance, $60 ($72 non-res.).
Art Basics 101
Wednesday, July 2-Aug. 6, 1-3 pm
It’s the basics for those new to art or needing a refresher. Learn drawing technique, perspective, composition, color, materials and more. Register in advance, $39 ($47 non-res.).
- Bob Ross Miniatures, July 24, 12-3 pm, $42 (non-res. $50), plus $5 material fee
- Pastels Studio, Mon., July 28-Aug. 18, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.).
- Pastels II, Wed., July 30-Aug. 20, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.).
- Watercolor Studio, Thurs., July 31-Aug. 21, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.).
Monday, July 14, 7-8 pm
Is Medicare a mystery to you? Learn the basics of Medicare and what resources to turn to as you maneuver the Medicare maze, presented by State Health Insurance Program, underwritten by Centura Health LINKS. Free, but please register in advance.
Learn basic to advanced use of the computer in a small class setting. One-on-one personal training is also available. Call 303-425-9583 for times and fees.
Craft Carousel Gift Shop
New hours: Open Monday-Friday, 9:30 am-3:30 pm
Are you looking for the perfect hand-crafted gift? Visit the Gift Shop located in the Community Recreation Center featuring variety of handmade items from over 100 consignors, including scarves, hats, jewelry, aprons, quilts, baby gifts & much more.
Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD
6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 425-9583, FAX (303) 403-2532