Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Feb. 2016

Art Classes:

  • Bob Ross Painting, Thurs., Feb. 18, 12-5 pm, $57(non-res. $69), plus $5 material fee.
  • Art Basics 101, Fri., Feb. 19-Mar. 25, 1-3 pm, $39 (non-res. $47).
  • Pastels & Drawing Studio, Mon., Feb. 22-Mar. 14, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.).
  • Knitting & Crochet, Tue., Feb. 23-Mar. 29, 10:30 am-12 pm, $29 ($35 non-res.).
  • Tuesday Painting (mixed media), Tues., Feb. 23-Mar. 29, 12:30-3 pm, $45 ($54 non-res.).
  • Watercolor Studio, Thurs., Feb. 25-Mar. 17, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.).

Art for the Young at Heart Art Show
Opening Reception: Wednesday, February 10, 4-6 pm
Show dates: February 8- March 16
Enjoy the colorful creations of artists age 50+ and local school children. Adult entries ($5) due by Feb. 3. Sponsored by North Jefferson County Schools, Scientific & Cultural Facilities District, Covenant Village Assisted Living and the Crafty Seniors.

Heart Health
Monday, February 15, 1-2:15 pm
Keep your heart in better health with hints from the American Heart Association. Register by 2/9, with payment $2, or one scan of your SilverSneakers card.

Joey’s Friendly Yoga
Tuesday, February 23-March 29, 1-2 pm
Beginners and continuing students can gain the benefits of yoga, including improved strength, balance, and flexibility, while quieting the mind. Register in advance, $48 ($58 non-res.). Discount available for SilverSneakers.

Zumba Gold
11:45 am-12:30 pm, Wednesdays, ongoing
Exercise to a Latin beat from a chair. You will be surprised what a workout you get. Drop-in fee $3.50 ($4.50 non-res.), or one scan of your SilverSneaker card.

N’ Balance
Tuesdays and Thursdays, February 9-March 17, 11:40 am-12:30 pm
Reduce your fall risk and fear of falling through basic balance and strength exercises. Register in advance, $60 ($72 non-res.), limited to 8 people.

Computer & Technology Classes
Learn basic to advanced use of the computer in a small class setting. February topics include Android Tablets, Computer Basics, Windows, Clean Up Your Computer, Digital Photo Editing, Graphics, Excel, and One-on-One Personal Training. Call (303) 425-9583 for times and fees.

Trip: Greeley Model Train Museum
Friday, February 26, 8:30 am-5 pm
Railroad enthusiasts, come view over 600 railroad-related artifacts. Fee includes transportation and private guided tour. Lunch is on your own at a local restaurant. Register with payment, $22 ($26 non-res.).

Veterans’ Benefits Check
Monday, February 8, 9-11:30 am
Don’t miss out on your veterans’ benefits! Schedule a free 30-minute appointment (303-425-9583) to have a counselor from Jefferson County’s Veteran’s Service Office review your benefits.

Drop-In Book Club
Wednesday, February 10, 1 pm
Discuss “The Kite Runner” by Khaled Hosseini. Drop-in fee $1.


  • Blood Pressure & Blood Sugar Checks ,Wednesday, February 3, 9:30-11:30 am
  • Eye Glass Servicing, Monday, February 8, 9 am-noon
  • Parkinson’s Support Group, Thursday, February 18, 1 pm
  • Low Vision Support Group, Thursday, February 25, 11 am
  • BINGO, Friday, February 26, 1 pm

Medicare 101
Monday, February 22, 7-8 pm
Is Medicare a mystery to you? Learn the basics of Medicare and what resources to turn to as you maneuver the Medicare maze, presented by State Health Insurance Program, underwritten by Centura Health LINKS. Free, but please register in advance.

Welcome Meet and Greet
Wednesday, March 2, 9:30 am
Enjoy refreshments and discover the diverse opportunities at the Community Recreation Center. The event is free; reserve your space (303) 425-9583. Bring friends!

Bunco Bash
Thursday, March 3, 1-3 pm
New and veteran Bunco players are welcome for a fun and easy dice game, with light refreshments and prizes. Register by 3/1, with payment $4.

High Tea
Arvada Festivals Commission hosts a free tea March 5 for Arvada residents age 90 and over. For details and to register contact Brenda Berg at 720-898-7403.

Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD in Arvada, CO, has a wide range of public parks and recreation facilities that offer such activities as pickleball, tennis, golf, swimming, and much more. Founded in 1956, Apex PRD supports adult fitness and kids health for those in Arvada, Denver, Wheat Ridge, Golden, and beyond.
Apex Center, 13150 W. 72nd Ave.

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