Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – April 2018
Downsize: Trim Your Treasures Expo
Wednesday, April 25, 8:15-11:30 am
Is your home full from decades of collecting antiques, teacups, stamps, coins, or just general stuff? Learn from local businesses how to downsize and distribute your belongings. Educational talks “Selling on eBay” at 9 am and “Sellers Beware: Estate Sales and More” is at 10:15 am. This event is free, please call to register, (303) 425-9583. Businesses call (303) 467-7197 for vendor fees and details.
Welcome Meet and Greet
Wednesday, May 2, 9:30 am
Discover the diverse opportunities at the Community Recreation Center. The event is free; reserve your space early at (303) 425-9583. Bring friends, enjoy snacks!
Foam Roller Workshop
Monday, April 23, 4-5:30 pm
Learn to use a foam roller to prevent injury, improve mobility and flexibility. Bring your own roller. Register by 3/1, $20 ($24 non-res.)
Pilates Mat Class
Tuesdays, 12:45-1:45 pm, ongoing
Class focuses on core strength and flexibility. Drop-in fee $4 ($4.75 non-res.), or one scan of your SilverSneakers card.
New! We now offer a variety of drop-in Zumba classes, to exercise to a Latin beat. Drop-in fee $4 ($4.75 non-res.), or one scan of your SilverSneakers card.
Zumba Gold (seated), 11:30 am-12:15 pm, Wednesdays, ongoing
Zumba Fitness, 12:30-1:30 pm, Wednesdays, ongoing
Zumba Fitness, 5:30-6:30 pm, Mondays, ongoing
Grief Support Group
Monday, April 16, 6-7 pm, Free
Have you lost someone you loved? Walking through this time with others can help the journey. Facilitated and sponsored by Care at Home Hospice.
Pastels & Drawing Studio, Mon., April 2-23, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.).
Watercolor Studio, Thurs., April 5-26, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.).
Computer & Technology Classes
Learn basic to advanced use of the computer in a small class setting. Topics include PowerPoint, Word Processing I & II, and One-on-One Personal Training. Call (303) 425-9583 for times & fees.
Genealogy: Discover Family Search
Wednesdays, April 4-18, 10:15-11:45 am
This website helps you build a family tree that links to people worldwide. Register early $20 ($24 non-res.).
Genealogy Talk: Googling for Genealogy
Thursday, April 12, 11 am-12 pm
Join genealogist, Kathy Tarullo for this informative talk. Register by 4/6, $5 ($7 non-res.)
Public Transportation Training
Monday, April 16 & 23, 2:30 pm
Learn how to confidently use public transportation (RTD) to expand your travel options. The first class is a discussion; the 2nd meets at noon for a supervised outing using public transportation. Register in advance, $7 ($9 non-res).
It’s scrapbooking and card making fun! Share ideas, suggestions, and camaraderie. All skill levels welcome. Participants provide their own materials and can choose to share with others. Meets the third Monday of each month from 3-5 pm. Daily fee: $4.
Tuesday, April 10 & 24, 1-4 pm
Play for fun, partners rotate after each game. Register ($3.50) the Friday before each party. Fee includes game, prizes, and dessert.
Thursdays, April 5, 1-3 pm
New and veteran Bunco players are welcome for a fun and easy dice game, with light refreshments and prizes. Register ($4) by the 4/3.
Current Events Discussion
Meets the 1st and 3rd Thursdays at 1 pm. Discuss local, national, and international issues while sharing your views in a non-judgmental environment. Daily Fee: $3.
A variety of dance classes, including social, tap, and Broadway begin the week of April 20th. Call the Center for details.
Drop-In Book Club
Wednesday, April 11, 1 pm
Discuss “The Bookseller” by Cynthia Swanson. Drop-in fee $1.
Blood Pressure & Blood Sugar Checks, Wednesday, April 4, 9:30-11:30 am
Eye Glass Servicing, Monday, April 9, 9 am-noon
Parkinson’s Care Partners, Friday, April 13, 1:30-2:30 pm
Parkinson’s Support Group, Thursday, April 19, 1 pm
BINGO, Friday, April 27, 1 pm