APEX Community Recreation District – Nov. 2014
Welcome Meet and Greet
Wednesday, November 5, 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!
32nd Annual Craft Fair
Friday, November 7, 6-8:30 pm, Saturday, November 8, 9 am-3 pm
Shop ‘til you drop at over 50 tables of handmade gifts. Admission is $2 or free if you bring school supplies for us to distribute to local children in need.
Veterans’ Day Salute
Wednesday, November 12, 1 pm
Come pay tribute to the men and women who have put their lives on the line to defend our freedom. Enjoy entertainment, refreshments and stories shared by Veterans. Wear a hat or badge from your military service. Military Veterans and their spouse/widow pay $2, all others pay $5 per person. Register by 11/10.
What’s Brewing in Colorado?
Wednesday, November 19, 1 pm
Colorado has a long history of beer from major breweries to the more recent craze of micro-brews, even being referred to as the epicenter of craft beer brewing. Steve Kurowski of the Brewers Guild talks about brewing and answers your “ale-ing” questions. Register ($4) by 11/14.
- Knitting & Crochet, Mon., Nov. 4-Dec. 9, 10:30 a.m.-12 pm, $26 ($31 non-res.).
- Bob Ross Miniatures, Thurs., Nov. 13, 12-3 pm, $42 (non-res. $50), plus $5 material fee.
- Learn basic to advanced use of the computer in a small class setting. October topics include Computer Basics,
- Windows, Word, Scanners, and One-on-One Personal Training. Call (303) 425-9583 for times and fees.
Veterans’ Benefits Check
Monday, November 10, 9-11:30 am
Don’t miss out on your veterans’ benefits! Schedule a free 30-minute appointment (303-425-9583) to have a counselor from Jefferson County’s Veteran’s Service Office review your benefits.
Healthy Holiday Eating Strategies
Monday, November 17, 1-2 pm
Do you want to avoid weight-gain this holiday season? Learn 9 strategies to help keep you in control. Presented by Senior Reach. Register in advance, $3 (non-res. $4).
Surviving the Holidays Without a Loved One
Monday, Nov. 3, 1-2:15 pm
Loss throws a loop into the holidays. How do you maintain your traditions and honor the role your loved one played throughout the holidays? Presented by Senior Reach.
Register in advance, $3 (non-res. $4).
Therapeutic T’ai Chi
Wednesday, Nov. 5-Dec. 17 (no class Nov. 26), 9:30-10:30 am
T’ai Chi movement can increase flexibility and relaxation, and reduce stress. It’s especially good for people with difficulty with balance, fatigue, flexibility, arthritis and diabetes. Register in advance, $33 (non-res. $40). Discount available for SilverSneakers.
Art Show: “Animals”
Show dates: Nov. 10-Dec. 31
Display your favorite animal artwork or browse this always popular show. All media welcome. Artists pay $5 for up to three pieces, due Nov. 6, ask for show guidelines.
Thursday, December 4, 1-3 pm
New and veteran Bunco players are welcome for a fun and easy dice game, with light refreshments and prizes. Register by 12/1, with payment $4.
Santa’s Circus Breakfast
Saturday, December 6, 9 am
Bring your kids and grandkids for circus fun and breakfast with Santa. Register with payment by 12/3, $5 /person age 3 and over, children 2 and under free. Children must be accompanied by paying adult.
Medicare Changes 2015
Monday, Nov. 10, 7-8 pm
It is open enrollment for Medicare Advantage and Prescription plans. Centura Senior Health Insurance Counseling presents information to help you choose wisely. Free, but register in advance.
Understanding Medicare Advantage
Monday, Nov. 3, 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 Centura Senior Health Insurance Counseling. Free, but register in advance.
Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD
6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 425-9583, FAX (303) 403-2532