Boulder Older Adult Services – Mar. 2022

The West Age Well Center offers online programs and is open Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. for onsite programs and services. Check the Older Adult Services website for program information and to subscribe to our weekly e-newsletter or call 303-441-3148. Meals on Wheels’ Eat Well Café is open Monday – Friday, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. for lunch at $6.99 plus tax.

Popular Line Dances

West Age Well Center, Tuesdays, March 1 -22, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. 

Learn popular line dances and review other favorites. Individuals and beginners welcome, no partners required.  Instructor: Judy Kreith. Fees: R/NR $24/$30

Social Dancing with Distance, Connection and Joy  

West Age Well Center, Thursdays, March 3 – 24, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. 

Learn social dance fundamentals and experience the joy and connection of social dancing while maintaining safety through physical distancing and optional masking. Individuals welcome, no partners required. Instructor: Judy Kreith. Fees: R/NR $24/$30

Understanding and Improving Low Back Pain 

Online, Tuesday, March 8, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. 

This program will introduce the common causes and provide options to decrease the frequency and intensity of low back pain, dispel common myths associated with aging and low back pain, and provide safe exercises to mitigate and treat the pain.  

SPARK and Studio Arts Boulder Pottery Class

West Age Well Center, Tuesday, March 8, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. 

SPARK programs are designed for individuals with neurodegenerative diseases, including dementia, Alzheimer’s, and Parkinson’s, who are accompanied by their caregiver or partner. Participants will learn about three fundamentals of pottery to make functional and whimsical pieces.

RepEATer Reusable Takeout Container Program in Boulder 

Online, Thursday, March 10, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. 

Learn about this program, how to participate, and which local restaurants are already participating. 

Getting Ready to Move: Downsizing

Online, Monday, March 14, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.

This panel of professionals will provide some helpful tips and resources to make the process easier.

An Introduction to Shakespeare’s Tragicomedies 

Online, Wednesdays and Fridays, March 16 – April 8, 2022, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

In this series of eight online classes, review Shakespeare’s Tragicomedies “The Tempest” and “The Winter’s Tale”. Instructor Lori Lucas will examine aspects of these plays that have kept audiences and readers fascinated for over four hundred years. Fees per household: R/NR $50/$63 

Aging in Place

Online, Monday, March 21, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Join Older Adult Client Services Coordinators for a conversation on what to consider when choosing to age in place. 

Online Tour of The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) 

Online, Monday, March 21, 3:00-4:00 p.m. 

Explore works by Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, Claude Monet, and more. Participants will be led by tour guide Julie Averbach around the inside of the actual Museum of Modern Art in New York City and view and discuss some of its exhibits. 

Women’s History Month Dance Films + Discussion 

Online, Friday March 30, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 

Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema is offering a Women’s History Month dance film screening followed by an online discussion with older adults.

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