City of Aurora – Fifty Plus Activities, June 2013

Special Events

~ Evening Dance Party ~
Wednesday, June 19, 6-8 p.m.
$4/person
Dance to the music of Tom Yook. No Dance experience required.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Arts & Crafts

Dry Brush Technique
205218
Friday, June 14, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
$26 ($20 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Watercolor
Unlock the mystery of color when mixed with water.
204810
Tuesday, June 4-July 9, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
204812
Tuesday, June 4-July 9, 12:30-2:30 p.m.
$55 ($42 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Quilting Block of the Month
Learn an art that lasts a lifetime and create beautiful pieces. Work on a different quilt block and technique each month. Supply list given upon registration.
203513
Monday, June 3, 1-4 p.m.
$18 ($14 Aurora Resident)
Ask for supply list when registering.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Mystery Quilt Block
Each month a new block is introduced. Supply list given upon registration.
203517
Saturday, June 1, 9 a.m.-12 Noon
$18 ($14 Aurora Resident)
Ask for supply list when registering.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus


Brain Boosters

Clearing the Clutter
Acquiring stuff is a normal part of our lives, but there comes a time when we need to downsize. This class addresses the issue of downsizing and gives you ideas of how to manage this daunting task in a less stressful way.
204957
Wednesday, June 26, 9:30-11 a.m.
$4 ($3 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Beginner Spanish
Learn Spanish, communicate with new people and strengthen your brain Ð all at the same time! Purchase required text book and bring to first class.
204790
Tuesday, June 4-July 9, 11:30-1:30 p.m.
$63 ($48 Aurora Resident)
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 to get class schedules and fees.

Buying a Computer
204737
Thursday, June 27, 9-11 a.m.
$17( $13 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Getting Started with Windows 8
Learn staff up/shut down, navigate the Start and Desktop screens, ass and use apps and programs, plus more. This class is mostly demo with some time for hands on. You are welcome to bring your own laptop.
205225
Tuesday, June 4, 9-11 a.m.
205226
Wednesday, June 5, 6-8 p.m.
$17 ($13 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Word 1
204760
Thursday, June 6-20, 1-3 p.m.
$49 ($38 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

CancerFit
A six month program for adult cancer survivors of all ages, fitness levels & types of cancers. The fitness program aids in recovery & general fitness during & after treatment & includes flexibility, cardiovascular & strength training.
Program held at the Aurora Center for Active Adults
30 Del Mar Cir
Aurora CO 80011
Call 303-739-7956 for more information

A Matter of Balance
Many older adults experience concerns about falling & restrict their activities. A Matter of Balance is an award-winning program that emphasizes practical strategies to manage falls & increase activities. This program is presented in partnership with Tri County Health Department & DRCOG.
Classes now forming!
Program held at the Aurora Center for Active Adults
30 Del Mar Cir
Aurora CO 80011
Call 303-739-7956 for more information

Massage & Reflexology
Relieve stress & speed the healing process with therapeutic massage & reflexology. New introductory pricing & packages! Call 303-739-7950 for pricing, hours & appointment times, Monday-Saturday.
Program held at the Aurora Center for Active Adults
30 Del Mar Cir
Aurora CO 80011

Stay Fit in South Aurora!
Hatha Yoga
Bring your body & mind together into one harmonious experience. Improve your strength, flexibility & balance.
203659
Mondays, June 3-24, 9:15-10:45 a.m.
$36 ($28 Aurora Residence)
Classes held at Smoky Hill Library
5430 S. Biscay Circle, Aurora, CO 80015
Register through the Aurora Center for Active Adults, 303-739-7950 or online, auroragov.org/recreation

Cardio BootCamp
Burn calories, build muscle, have fun & get fit using basic cardio & strength techniques.
204935
Mondays, June 3-24, 10:15-11am
Classes held at Meadowood Recreation Center
3054 S Laredo St, Aurora CO 80013
Register through the Aurora Center for Active Adults, 303-739-7950 or online, auroragov.org/recreation

Line Dancing
A fun way to stimulate your brain & exercise your muscles.
204993
Tue/Thu, June 4-27, 1-2pm
Classes held at Meadowood Recreation Center
3054 S Laredo St, Aurora CO 80013
Register through the Aurora Center for Active Adults, 303-739-7950 or online, auroragov.org/recreation


Day Trips

ACAA Day Trippers
Aurora Center for Active Adults offers a wide variety of day trips to interesting destination in the front range. Trips range from 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 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.

Four Mile Historic Park
On the banks of Cherry Creek, just four miles from downtown Denver, Four Mile Historic Park is a 12 acre oasis featuring Denver’s oldest standing structure, pioneer exhibits that transport visitors to Colorado’s frontier past. WeÕll take a guided walking tour of the park and then eat lunch at Kona Grill in Cherry Creek. Menu range: $10-$20.
205155
Tuesday, June 4, 10 a.m.- 2:45 p.m.
$22 ($17 Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Rockies vs. Nationals
Join us for an afternoon to cheer on the Rockies! Lunch and snacks are on your own at the ballpark. Tickets to the game are included in the registration fee.
205158
Thursday, June 13, 11:30 a.m. Ð 5 p.m.
$43 ($33 Resident)
Cancellation/Registration Deadline: May 28
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus

Picnic at Lair O’Bear Park
WeÕre headed towards Evergreen where we are going to enjoy a delicious picnic lunch near the shady, cool waters of Bear Creek. The food will consist of sub sandwiches, chips, drinks, fruit, dessert, and possibly some other items. The cost of the meal is included in the registration fee.
205161
Wednesday, June 26, 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
$42 ($32 Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/adults50plus


Services

Medicare Benefit- New to Medicare
204775
Thursday, June 13, 10-11 a.m.
No free, registration required.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle
303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/50plus

CapTel Telephones
Learn about this free service. Christen Marabate, an expert in telephone equipment for people with hearing loss, will demonstrate how CapTel can help people re-connect over the phone.
205394
Tuesday, June 4, 10-11:30 a.m.
No fee, registration required.
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle
303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/50plus

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.
203595
Wednesday, June 12, 10 a.m. – 12 Noon
$4 ($3 Aurora Resident)
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle
303-739-7950 or auroragov.org/50plus

Be a Savvy Caregiver!
This training program gives the caregiver an understanding of dementia and strives to increase caregiver confidence while reducing the adverse effects of being a caregiver. Caregivers acquire and strengthen their knowledge, skills and attitudes for this new role and learn how to manage day-to-day life.
Monday, June 10-July 15, 2-4 p.m.
No fee, registration required.
Suggested donation of $25 to the Alzheimer’s Association
Aurora Center for Active Adults, 30 Del Mar Circle 303-739-7950 or 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.

Seniors ’88 25th Anniversary Celebration
The Seniors ’88 Chorus and Road Show entertainers, sponsored by the City of Aurora Center for Active Adults, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. In the spirit of giving back to the community, they are presenting a free concert at the Aurora Fox Theater 9900 E. Colfax, Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. The community is invited to join them for an afternoon of great songs and dances from the past and present. Seating will be on a first come first served basis. For additional information call Dick Jensen at 303-751-5832.

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