Apex PRD Adult/Senior Recreation – Feb. 2015
Sweet Treats and Kindness Expo
Tuesday, Feb. 3, 8:30-11:15 am
Celebrate friends, family and others through sweet treats and acts of kindness. Local agencies that specialize in luscious treats/gifts or in outreaches to help others have been invited to display. Giveaways and prizes abound. The event is free to the public. Vendors please contact Nancy at 303-467-7197 for fees and details.
Art for the Young at Heart Art Show
Opening Reception: Wednesday, February 11, 4-6 pm
Show dates: February 9- March 18
Enjoy the colorful creations of artists age 50+ and local school children. Adult entries ($5) due by Feb. 4. Sponsored by North Jefferson County Schools & the Scientific & Cultural Facilities District.
Tuesdays and Thursdays, February 10-March 19, 11:40 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.).
Joey’s Friendly Yoga
Tuesday, February 24-March 31, 1-2 pm
Beginners and continuing students can gain the benefits of yoga, including improved strength, balance, and flexibility, while quieting the mind. Register in advance, $48 ($58 non-res.). Discount available for SilverSneakers.
- Bob Ross Painting, Thurs., Feb. 12, 12-5 pm, $57(non-res. $69), plus $5 material fee.
- Pastels & Drawing Studio, Mon., Feb. 16-Mar. 9, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.).
- Watercolor Studio, Thurs., Feb. 19-Mar. 12, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.).
- Stained Glass, Tues., Feb. 17-Mar. 17, 6-9 pm, $70 (non-res. $84), plus $7 material fee.
- Knitting & Crochet, Mon., Feb. 24-Mar. 31, 10:30 am-12 pm, $26 ($31 non-res.).
- Tuesday Painting (mixed media), Tues., Feb. 24-Mar. 31, 12:30-3 pm, $43 ($52 non-res.).
Computer & Technology Classes
Learn basic to advanced use of the computer in a small class setting. February topics include IPad, Computer Basics, Windows, Clean Up Your Computer, You Got Mail, Graphics, Excel, Access, and One-on-One Personal Training. Call (303) 425-9583 for times and fees.
Veterans’ Benefits Check
Monday, February 9, 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.
Wednesday, February 18, 10-11:30 am
Sign up for this informational meeting and learn how you can become a valuable team member of the Community Recreation Center. We are especially in need of van drivers and kitchen help. Free, but please register in advance.
Monday, February 16, 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.
Peterson Air Force Base Tour
Wednesday, February 11, 8 am-5 pm
Tour the base and museum with lunch at the Airport Restaurant in Colorado Springs (on your own). Dress for the weather, as this tour is mostly outside. Register in advance, $22 ($26 non-res.).
Welcome Meet and Greet
Wednesday, March 4, 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!
Thursday, March 5, 1-3 pm
New and veteran Bunco players are welcome for a fun and easy dice game, with light refreshments and prizes. Register by 3/3, with payment $4.
Apex Park and Recreation District (Apex PRD) in Arvada, CO, has a wide range of public parks and recreation facilities that offer such activities as pickleball, tennis, golf, swimming, and much more. Founded in 1956, Apex PRD supports adult fitness and kids health for those in Arvada, Denver, Wheat Ridge, Golden, and beyond.