Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Feb 2017
Bob Ross Painting, Thurs., Feb. 16, 12-5 pm, $57(non-res. $69), plus $5 material fee.
Pastels & Drawing Studio, Mon., Feb. 20-Mar. 13, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.).
Stained Glass, Tues., Feb. 21-March 21, 6-9 pm, $70 ($84 non-res.).
Knitting & Crochet, Tue., Feb. 21-Mar. 28, 10:30 am-12 pm, $29 ($35 non-res.).
Pastels Level 2, Wed., Feb. 22-March 15, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res
Tuesday Painting (mixed media), Tues., Feb. 21-Mar. 28, 12:30-3 pm, $45 ($54 non-res.).
Watercolor Studio, Thurs., Feb. 23-Mar. 16, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.).
Art for the Young at Heart Art Show
Opening Reception: Wednesday, February 8, 4-6 pm
Show dates: February 6- March 15
Enjoy the colorful creations of artists age 50+ and local school children. Adult entries ($5) due by Feb. 1. Sponsored by North Jefferson County Schools, Scientific & Cultural Facilities District, and the Crafty Seniors.
Zumba Fitness, Mondays, Feb. 20-March 27, 13, 5:30-6:30 pm
Zumba Fitness, Wednesdays, Feb. 22-March 29, 12:30-1:30 pm
Zumba Toning, Wednesdays, Feb. 22-March 29, 6-7 pm
Move to Latin salsas, rumbas and more to get an aerobic workout. Register in advance $36 ($43 non-res.).
11:30 am-12:15 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 SilverSneakers card.
Fencing (Level 1-3)
Tuesday, February 7-28, Level 1: 6-7 pm, Level 2: 7-8 pm, Level 3: 8-9 pm
Learn basic to advanced techniques of this 19th century dueling and sport. Register $42 (non-res. $50) by 12/2.
Tuesdays and Thursdays, February 7-March 16, 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 Computer Basics, Clean Up Your Computer, Digital Photo Editing, Excel, PowerPoint, and Personal Training. Call (303) 425-9583 for times and fees.
Drop-In Book Club
Wednesday, February 8, 1 pm
Discuss “The Grapes of Wrath” by John Steinbeck. Drop-in fee $1.
Blood Pressure & Blood Sugar Checks, Wednesday, February 1, 9:30-11:30 am
Eye Glass Servicing, Monday, February 13, 9 am-noon
Parkinson’s Support Group, Thursday, February 16, 1 pm
Low Vision Support Group, Thursday, February 23, 11 am
BINGO, Friday, February 24, 1 pm
Caregiver’s Support Group
Thursday, February 23, 1-2:15 pm
Taking care of a loved one can be exhausting and overwhelming. You are not alone. Share ideas, resources and learn to take care of yourself. This free group is facilitated by Senior Reach and sponsored by Home Instead Senior Care.
Parkinson’s Care Partners
Friday, February 10, 1:30-2:30 pm
If you care for a person with Parkinson’s come to a safe place to share tools and tips. This free group is designed for care providers and is sponsored by Homewatch CareGivers. Note: during this same time frame the Community Recreation Center offers a Parkinson’s Fitness class that your loved one could possibly attend, call 303-425-9583 for details and fees.
Veterans’ Benefits Check
Monday, February 6, 8:30-11:30 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.
Monday, February 20, 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 1, 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!
Thursday, March 2, 1-3 pm
New and veteran Bunco players are welcome for a fun and easy dice game, with light refreshments and prizes. Register by 2/28, with payment $4.
Tuesdays, February 28-March 28, 7-8:30 pm
Learn the two-step, swing, waltz and more in this fun dance class. Register in advance, singles $36 ($43 non-res.), couples $48 ($58 non-res.).
Genealogy Beyond the Basics: Federal, State and Special Census
Thursday, February 16, 11 am-noon
Find clues on your family history from the census. Register $4 (non-res. $5) by 1/9.
Genealogy: Family History Center
Monday, February 27, 10-11 am
Looking for a local genealogy resource? The Arvada Family History Center is full of information and is open to the public during specific hours. Join us for a tour and learn how to access their computers and records to trace your roots. Space limited, register ($2) early.
Craft Carousel Gift Shop
Open Monday-Friday, 9:30 am-3:30 pm
Are you looking for the perfect hand-crafted gift? Visit the Gift Shop located in the Community Recreation Center featuring variety of handmade items from over 100 consignors, including scarves, hats, jewelry, aprons, quilts, baby gifts & much more.
Community Recreation Center
6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 425-9583, FAX (303) 403-2532