APEX Community Recreation District – Mar. 2014
60+ Spelling Bee
Thursday, March 20, 1-3 pm
Here’s a fun way to exercise your mind! Challenge other spelling whizzes in the 4th Annual Spelling Bee for adults age 60 and over. Arvada Press/Colorado Community Media, Sterling House of Arvada, Villa Manor and Prime Time sponsor this event. Free, but register early as this event can fill.
Saturday, April 5, 9 am
Grandparents and grandkids…all aboard for the annual Bunny Breakfast! Our first stop is an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast. Then the Easter Bunny visits, as children play games or ride on the Easter Bunny Express. Register with payment by 4/2, $5/person, children two and under are free, but still must register. Paying adult must accompany children. Sponsored by Craft Carousel Gift Shop.
Thursdays, March 6-April 12, 6:15-7:30 pm
Select from sessions above to experience the benefits of both Pilates and Yoga, such as stress reduction, enhanced flexibility, and muscular strength. Register in advance, $48 ($58 non-res.). Discount available for SilverSneakers.
Furry Friends Tour
Wednesday, March 12, 10 am-4 pm
Pets, companions, care providers…our furry friends fulfill many duties and are a much loved part of each day. Join Denver History Tours as we search out places that care for them. Bring money for a lunch stop during the tour. Fee includes transportation, professional guide and tours. Register by 3/5, $39 ($47 non-res.).
Wednesday, March 26, 1 pm
Irish man, Michael Thompson, weaves his wit and wisdom through Celtic tales. Light refreshments served. Register with payment ($5) by 3/24.
Inside the FBI
Thursday, March 13, 1 pm
Join former FBI agent, Bob Pence as he shares his up close security experiences with U.S. Presidents and other famous people as well as other highlights and challenges of his FBI career. Register in advance, $4 ($5 non-res.).
Newcomer’s Welcome Reception
Wednesday, March 5 or April 2, 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!
Common Grounds: Gardeners
Friday, March 7, 10 am
Bring your green thumb as share your gardening success and challenges with other gardening enthusiast. Register with payment $4 by 3/4.
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.
Monday, March 24, 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 by 3/19.
Understanding Medicare Advantage Plans
Monday, March 17, 7-8 pm
What are the differences, advantages and things to be aware of in choosing between Medicare supplemental plans and a Medicare Advantage Plan, presented by State Health Insurance Program, underwritten by Centura Health LINKS. Free, but please register by 3/12.
Weight Loss 101
Wednesdays, March 5-26, 9-10 am
Looking for help to lose weight? Various health and wellness professionals will cover tips for healthy weight loss. Register in advance with payment $20 by 3/3.
Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD
6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 425-9583, FAX (303) 403-2532