City of Aurora Fifty Plus Activities – June 2016

Special Events

Welcome Coffee
Friday, June 24, 9:30 a.m.
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Saturday, June 25, 10-11:30 a.m.
Meet staff and new participants. Tour the Center and discover the wide range of activities offered. Sponsored by Brookdale Senior Living Plaza at Tamarac Square.
Free, please pre-register
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Student Art Show
Visit the Aurora Center for Active Adults and enjoy the creativity of the various Artists work.
Friday, June 17-Saturday, June 25
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Armchair Adventure to the Amazon
Take an expedition like no other down 4,000 miles of the Amazon River and its tributaries.
Join us for stories, laughs, pictures and more!
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Wednesday, June 27, 3-4 p.m. Free, please pre-register
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Arts & Crafts

Structural Drawing
No experience needed. Learn to draw using basic drawing method, measurement, basic volumes, rendering light and shadows using paper, graphite pencil and eraser.
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Friday, June 10-July 15, 1-3 p.m.
$59 ($45 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Pastels
Learn about color relationships, shading & the layering of colors and tones.
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Thursday, June 9-July 14, 1-3 p.m.
$59 ($45 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Metal Art- Pewter Casting
Cast your own pewter humming bird and columbine.
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Monday, June 13, 1-4 p.m.
$55 ($42 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Brain Boosters

Italian Connections
Learn Italian beginning with the basic grammar, vocabulary and expressions. Progress to speaking the language.
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Wednesday, June 1-July 6, 8:30-10 a.m.
$68 ($52 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Understanding & Responding to Dementia Related Behaviors Presented by Alzheimer’s Association representative, Rosalyn Reece. 233313
Thursday, June 2, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Free, please pre-register
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Computers

Basic Computers 233323
Wednesday, June 8-22, 6-8 p.m.
$49 ($38 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Intro to Today’s Computers /Windows 10 233327
Thursday, June 16, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
$17 ($13 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Facebook for Small Business
Use Facebook as a useful business tool.
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Tuesday, June 7-14, 6-8 p.m.
$34 ($26 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Fitness & Wellness

Golden Barre
A fusion of Pilates, Yoga and dance utilizing tools such as Bender Ball, Glider disks and resistance tubes. Small movements in this class are safe and kinder on joints yet fire up the muscles to promote elasticity. No experience needed. 235310
Fridays, June 3-24, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
$33 ($25 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Tai Chi in the Park
Join us in Del Mar Park for slow, meditative movements that help improve strength, balance, flexibility & energy levels.
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Tuesday, June 2-30, 10-10:45 a.m.
$47 ($36 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Travelling Immunization & Medication Safety
Presented by Walgreens pharmacy
Walgreens shares information that is vital to the health of travelers who visit parts of the world that require special immunizations & considerations. In addition to immunization, information regarding traveling with prescriptions will be presented.
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Wednesday, June 8, 10 a.m-12 a.m. Free, Pre-registration required.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Healthy Back
Whether you have upper back pain or low back pain it may be partly caused by weak abdominal muscles. This class will focus on stretches, back and core work to help strengthen the muscles supporting your spine & proper spine alignment. By developing stronger core you’ll be less likely to injure or strain your back muscles.
Starts June 2,
Weekly on Thursdays, 8-8:45a.m. Drop-in fee or free with membership
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Laughter Yoga
Laughter Yoga starts with gentle warm-up techniques and body movements to help break down inhibitions and develop feelings of ‘childlike playfulness’. Breathing exercises are used to prepare the lungs for laughter, followed by a series of ‘laughter exercises’.
Starts June 7
Weekly on Tuesdays, 8-8:45 a.m. Drop-in fee or free with membership
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Day Trips

CAFÉ MONET
Café Monet presents a “truly gourmet” dining experience. Offering both Country French and Italian food, you choose what to savor from the wide variety of menu choices. Enjoy the romantic atmosphere, with roomy, intimate booth seating. The low lighting adds to your experience of this unique cozy restaurant. Menu Range: $10-$16
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Thursday, June 16, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
$20 ($15 Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

DHT: JUDAIC DENVER
The primary Jewish migrations into the High Plains took place in the 1800s, leaving a remarkable and indelible presence that has carried through to the modern day. We visit sites from both the past and the present, tell you the stories and leave you with a greater appreciation for this often overlooked aspect of Denver’s tapestry. Tour includes a break for lunch, so bring money for your meal.) This trip is not appropriate for individuals with wheelchairs. Menu Range: $7-$12
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Wednesday, June 22, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
$52 ($40 Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

ACAA Day Trippers
Aurora Center for Active Adults offers a wide variety of day trips to interesting destination in the Front Range and beyond. Trips include high teas, behind the scene tours, to theater and other dynamic performances and events, to fabulous and unique dining destinations. Leave the driving to us and let your journey begin with the ACAA Day Trippers. For a complete listing of fall day trips see the Day Tripper newsletter. We are happy to mail you one or you can view it on line at www.auoragov.org/recreation, click on adults 50+. Call 303-739-7950 to have on mailed.

Services

New to Medicare 233373
Thursday, June 9, 10-11:30 a.m.
Free, pre-registration is required.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Coffee with a Cop
Join Aurora’s Senior Resource Officer, Jim Seneca for a cup of coffee and doughnut too, courtesy Cherry Creek Retirement Community. Learn valuable safety tips and the latest on crimes targeting older adults.
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Wednesday, June 29, 10-11 a.m. Free, pre-registration is required.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Wills Trusts & Power of Attorney
Find out what you need to know. There is plenty of time for questions and answers. Presented by Wayne Stewart, Elder Law attorney.
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Wednesday, June 8, 10 a.m. – 12Noon
$7 ($5 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/50plus

Aurora Commission for Seniors
The mission of the Aurora Commission for Seniors is to improve the quality of life for seniors in Aurora. As part of its outreach effort, the Commission is interested in hearing ideas and suggestions about needs and issues of seniors living in Aurora. If you would like a member of the Aurora Commission for Seniors to be a guest speaker at your community organization, please call the Commission at 303-739-7945 or email: acs@auroragov.org. If you would like to be on an email list to receive important information on senior issues, please send your email address to the acs@auroragov.org. The Commission meets at the Aurora Center for Active Adults the 1st Monday of month, 1 p.m. Guests are welcome.


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