Boulder Senior Activities – Mar. 2015

Boulder Senior Activities for March, 2015:

Strength, Movement and Stretch
West Senior Center
Mondays, March 2 – May 18, 2015, 12 classes
or
Wednesdays, March 4 to May 27, 13 classes
11 – 11:45 a.m.
$48 to $66
Call 303-441-4150 or 303-441-3148 to register
Join us for a healthy, strength-building, light aerobics and effective stretching class. Newcomers to exercise are encouraged to participate. Class can be done standing, standing with chair support or seated in a chair. Choose either Monday or Wednesday or both sessions.

The Death Café
West Senior Center
Mondays, March 2, April 6 and May 4, 2015
10:30 a.m. to Noon
Free – Registration required
Call 303-441-4150 or 303-441-3148 to register
A Death Café is a respectful, enlightening and thought provoking space within which to help each other increase awareness of our “finite” lives. Hosts, Reva Tift, M.A. and Naomi Rusk, Ph.D. of the Boulder Death Café, have a light touch and will help ensure everyone is heard.

Get Acquainted!
East Senior Center
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
3 to 4 p.m.
Free – Registration required
Call 303-441-4150 or 303-441-3148 to register
Meet others who are new to the area, new to Senior Services or interested in making some new connections. Learn about the many opportunities and resources offered at the East and West Senior Centers. Facilitated by Senior Services staff members.

Paper Crafts and Card Making
East Senior Center
Wednesdays, March 11 – April 15, 2015 – six classes
1 to 3 p.m.
$25 to $30
Call 303-441-4150 or 303-441-3148 to register
Take part in a six-week craft and card making series – no experience necessary. Instructor is the founder of “Project Give Thanks”, a volunteer program which supplies cancer survivors with beautiful handcrafted cards.

Rhythm for Life
East Senior Center
Thursdays, March 12 to April 16, 2015 – 6 classes
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
$24 to $42
Call 303-441-4150 or 303-441-3148 to register
Rhythm 4 Life is a dance class designed to improve balance and flexibility. The class targets feet and hands. Join us as we dance to all genres of music.

How to Avoid the Dentist
West Senior Center
Friday, March 13, 2015
10 to 11 a.m.
Free – Registration required
Call 303-441-4150 or 303-441-3148 to register
Dr. Elliott Higgins presents an amusing and informative discussion on how to avoid his services. Learn about newer and more efficient at-home preventative strategies, basic and often missed techniques for preserving your dental health.

Denver Brass “Celtic Fantasy” – Day Trip
Sunday, March 15, 2015
1 to 6 p.m.
$50 to $55 includes transportation, trip escort and theatre admission. No meal service.
Join some of Colorado’s finest Celtic musicians and dancers for rhythmic drum beats and lilting melodies and take a trip into the fantasy world of Emerald Fantasia filled with leprechauns, fairies and otherworldly creatures at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts.

Transportation 101: Options for Travel in and Around Boulder County
Transportation 102: Go Wherever Life Takes You on RTD and Light Rail
West Senior Center
Transportation 101: Monday, March 9, 2015
1 to 2:30 p.m.
Transportation 102: Monday, March 16, 2015
1 to 2 p.m.
Free – Registration required
Call 303-441-4150 or 303-441-3148 to register
Two classes: In Transportation 101, learn about the various transportation providers that serve Boulder county and the surrounding area. In Transportation 102, find out how easy it is to use the RTD public transit system and about Via Mobility Services.
Presentations will each be followed by a Q&A session.

Disney on Ice “World of Fantasy” – Day Trip
Friday, March 27, 2015
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
$25 to $30 Age-inclusive fee includes transportation, trip escort and admission. No meal service.
Call 303-441-4150 or 303-441-3148 to register
Rev up for non-stop fun with four favorite Disney stories – Cars, Toy Story, Little Mermaid and Tinker Bell and the Disney fairies. Bring your grandkids along to enjoy the fun!

Myth, Death and Grief: How Myth Brings Meaning to Loss
West Senior Center
Friday, March 27, 2015
2 to 4 p.m.
$10 to $12
Call 303-441-4150 or 303-441-3148 to register
Discover the profound resources myth can offer as we grieve the loss of a loved one and contemplate our own mortality. Learn how myth’s archetypal patterns influence us, what rituals our culture accepts for expressing our feelings of loss, and much more.

Golden History Museum “Buffalo Bill the Great Entertainer” – Day Trip
Saturday, March 28, 2015
12 noon to 5 p.m.
$30 to $45 includes transportation, trip escort and History Museum presentation.
Call 303-441-4150 or 303-441-3148 to register
Learn about one of the greatest showmen of all time: Buffalo Bill Cody. Follow his life from humble beginnings to wealth, to ultimate poverty and his burial on Lookout Mountain above Golden. After, have a late lunch/early dinner in Golden (on your own) or browse about the town.

Collage is an Ageless Art
East Senior Center
Monday, March 30, 2015
10 a.m. to noon
$45 to $50 includes materials
Call 303-441-4150 or 303-441-3148 to register
Collage is a metaphor for life well lived: turning unrelated scraps into meaningful wholes. No previous artistic skill or experience needed. Learn about the use of different materials and gain practical know-how for endless creative adventures.

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