City of Aurora – Fifty Plus Activities – July 2014

Special Events

Welcome Coffee
212432
Friday, July 18, 9:30 a.m.
Meet staff and other new participants. Tour the Center and discover the wide range of activities offered. FREE, please pre-register. Sponsored by Oakhurst Towers, a Brookdale Senior Living community.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Line Dance Social
212371
Kick up your heels and enjoy an afternoon of line dancing at the ACAA! Light refreshments are served.
Saturday, July 26, 12-3 p.m.
$7/per person, pre-registration required.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Spellbinders
Since ancient times storytellers have told stories to pass on wisdom, engage the imagination and foster community. Enjoy story time presented by Spellbinders and cookies provided by Morning Star at Jordan.
212426
Tuesday, July 8, 12:15 p.m.
Free, Pre-registration encouraged
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

SENIORS ’88 Entertainers Fall Show Auditions
Tuesday, July 8, 2-5 p.m. & Wednesday, July 9, 2:45-5 p.m.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle For more information call: 303-739-7950.

Arts & Crafts

Pastels
Enjoy creative experimentation using pastels. Learn about color relationships, shading & the layering of colors & tones.
212381
Thursday, July 10- Aug. 14, 1-3 p.m.
$55 ($42 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Quilting- Monday Quilt Block
Learn an art that lasts a lifetime. Develop you skills as you work on a quilt block. A different quilt block and technique is featured each month.
2123865
Monday, July 7, 1-4 p.m.
$17 ($13 Aurora Resident)
Request supply list when registering.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Brain Boosters

Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters
Presented by Alzheimer’s Association representative, Rosalyn Reece.
217209
Thursday, July 3, 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

Computer classes of all levels are offered at the Aurora Center for Active Adults, from the basics to Microsoft Word 1 & 2 and beyond. Discover how to navigate the internet or how to work your digital camera and manipulate your digital pictures. Classes are ongoing and offered at various times to accommodate many schedules. One on one instruction is also available. Call 303-739-7950 to get class schedules and fees.

Digital Cameras
212301
Wednesday, July 9-30, 1-3 p.m.
$59 ($45 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Wii at the ACAA
Free! Meet your friends and make new ones playing a variety of Wii, interactive video games!
Monday through Saturday during regular ACAA hours.

Fitness & Wellness

Zumba Club Style
Ditch the workout and join the party with Zumba Club Style! Glow sticks, bracelets, and disco balls are only part of the fun in this exciting new fitness event. Come enjoy Zumba club style to get the party started!
219294
Friday, July 18, 10:30 a.m.
Free, Pre-registration required.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Cane Kung Fu
Stop in for this monthly self defense course using canes as your weapon of choice. You will get exercise, agility, and security. The bad guys will think twice about messing with you!
219333
Friday, July 11,,10:15 a.m.
Free, Pre-registration required.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Beginning Pilates
Strengthen your core muscles & increase your flexibility by developing lean, well toned muscles. Improve your posture & mental awareness.
212270
Thursday, July 3-31, 10:15-11:15 a.m.
$33 ($25 Aurora Residence)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Hatha Yoga
212346
Monday, July 7-21, 9:15-10:45 a.m.
$36 ($27 Aurora Resident)
Advance registration required.
Smoky Hill Library
5430 A. Biscay Cr., Centennial, CO 80015
303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Knee Needs
Everybody notices that their knees creak and ache at some point in their life. Don’t let bad knees stop you from living an active lifestyle. Learn the latest exercises and therapies to help deal with chronic knee pain.
217524
Tuesday, July 15, 10-11 a.m.
FREE, pre-registration required.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Getting Hip
An expert discusses common causes of hip pain, arthritis of the hip, new technology in hip replacement surgery as well as surgical and non-surgical treatment options.
217756
Wednesday, July 30, 10-11 a.m.
FREE, pre-registration required.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Day Trips

ACAA Day Tripper Social & Registration
Friday, July 11, 9-11 a.m.
Pick up the Fall Day Tripper Newsletter and register. Popular trips fill fast! The social gives you the opportunity to meet with friends and make plans over coffee and refreshments sponsors by Harvard Square. 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 current day trips see the Day Tripper newsletter. We are happy to mail you one or you can view it online at www.auroragov.org/recreation, click on adults 50+. Call 303-739-7950 to have one mailed.

Services

Medicare Long Term Care
212375
Thursday, July 10, 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

Social Security Benefits
Join Social Security Administration Public Affairs Specialist for an informational session on Social Security benefits including the application process and online services. After the presentation the ACAA Computer Lab will be available to learn how to sign up for “My Social Security” online.
212403
Thur., July 24, 10-11 a.m.
Free, pre-registration required.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle
303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/50plus

National Jewish Lung Capacity Testing
Monday, July 14, 10a.m.-12 Noon
Free
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

VOA Lunch
Hot meals served to seniors 60+ by Volunteers of America.
Monday-Thursday, 11:45 a.m.
Donations requested. Reservations 2 days in advance, call 303-739-7949.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle auroragov.org/adults50plus

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.

Leave a Reply


Warning: A non-numeric value encountered in /home/customer/www/myprimetimenews.com/public_html/wp-content/themes/PrimeTime/lib/builder-core/lib/layout-engine/modules/class-layout-module.php on line 499