Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Feb. 2019
Art for the Young at Heart Art Show
Opening Reception: Wednesday, February 6, 4-6 pm
Show dates: February 4- March 13
Enjoy the colorful creations of artists age 50+ and local school children. Adult entries ($5) due by Jan. 30. Sponsored by North Jefferson County Schools, Scientific & Cultural Facilities District, and the Crafty Seniors.
Heart & Soul SilverSneakers Event
Wednesday, February 13, 1-3 pm
Learn about heart health from the American Heart Association and from testimonials and enjoy 30 minutes of yoga. Drop-in fee $4 ($4.75 non-res.) or one scan of your SilverSneakers card.
Friday, February 22, 1-2:30 pm
Explore journaling to reduce stress, develop projects, clear you mind, and augment memory. Register in advance, $8 (non-res. $10).
Trip: Glenn Miller Orchestra
Monday, February 25, 3:45-9 pm or Tuesday, February 26, 11 am-4 pm
Enjoy the sounds of the most famous big band and their wonderful hits at the Boulder Dinner Theater. Fee includes transportation, escort, show and dinner. Register in advance, $65 (non-res. $78).
Wednesday, February 20, 1-4 pm
Discover the versatility, tips, tools and techniques of polymer clay. Bring a minimum of three colors of 2 oz. Premo or Fimo clay, other supplies provided. Register in advance, $15 (non-res. $18).
Bob Ross Painting, Thur., Feb. 7, 12-5 pm, $57 ($69 non-res.), plus $5 material fee.
Stained Glass, Wed., Feb. 12-March 12, 6-9 pm, $70 ($84 non-res.), plus $7 material fee.
Pastels & Drawing Studio, Mon., Feb. 18-March 11, 6:30-8:30 pm, register in advance $54 ($65 non-res.).
Scrapbooking & Card Making, Mon., Feb. 18, 3-5 pm, drop-in fee $4.
Watercolor Studio, Thur., Feb. 21-March 14, 6:30-8:30 pm, register in advance $54 ($65 non-res.).
Tuesday, February 12 & 26, 1-4 pm
Play for fun, partners rotate after each game. Register ($3.50/day) by the Friday before each game. Fee includes game, prizes, and dessert.
Computer & Devices Classes
Learn basic to advanced use of the computer & devices in a small class setting. Topics include Computer Basics, Excel, Windows 10, Word Processing, Android Phones, Using Google or Apple Maps, and One-on-One Personal Training. Call (303) 425-9583 for times & fees.
Thursdays, Feb. 21-March 14 (no class 2/28), 10-11:30 am
Learn to navigate Ancestry.com and dig into your family roots. Students should have active Ancestry.com accounts to get the most out of this hands-on class. Some computers are available or bring your laptop. Register in advance $20 ($24 non-res.).
Genealogy Talk: Lost Women
Thursday, Feb 14, 11 am-noon
Finding females in our family tree is often a challenge, as names generally change when woman marry. Learn a few tricks to find your missing women. Register by 2/8, $5 (non-res. $7).
Drop-In Book Club
Wednesday, February 13, 1 pm
Discuss “An American Marriage” by Tayari Jones. Drop-in fee $1.
Monday, February 18-March 25, 4:30-5:30 pm
Learn how to play billiards or brush up on your skills…all levels welcome. Pick up the basic game and maybe a fancy move or two. Register in advance, $36 (non-res. $43).
Tuesday and Thursdays, February 12-March 28, 11:40 am-12:30 pm
Reduce your fall risk through basic balance and strength exercises. Baseline testing is performed the first week and follow-up testing the last week. Sign up early – space is limited. No class March 14 & 19. Register in advance, $60 (non-res. $72).
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.
Exercise to a Latin beat in these drop-in Zumba classes. 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
Monday, February 25, 6:30-7:30 pm
Learn about Medicare basics and how to maneuver the maze. Provided by DRCOG’s State Health Insurance Assistance Program. Free, but register early.
60+ Spelling Bee
Thursday March 21, 1-3 pm
Start honing up your spelling for the annual Bee. Register for this free event, 303-425-9583.
Blood Pressure & Blood Sugar Checks, Wednesday, February 6, 9:30-11:30 am
Eye Glass Servicing, Monday, February 11, 9 am-noon
Parkinson’s Care Partners, Friday, February 8, 1:30-2:30 pm
Grief Support, Monday, February 18, 6-7 pm
Parkinson’s Support Group, Thursday, February 21, 1 pm
BINGO, Friday, February 22, 1 pm
Community Recreation Center Welcome
Wednesday, March 6, 9:30 am
Discover the diverse opportunities at the Community Recreation Center. Reserve your space for this free event, (303) 425-9583. Bring friends, enjoy snacks!
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 handmade items from over 100 consignors, including scarves, hats, jewelry, aprons, quilts, baby gifts & much more.
We offer a variety of drop-in games, including Cribbage- 1st and 3rd Mondays at 1 pm, Pinochle- (double deck), Tuesday, 12-4 pm, and Poker- Thursdays, 12-3 pm. Drop-in games are $1 per time. Also, the Senior Club plays Bridge, Mahjongg, Hand & Foot, and Pinochle every Friday, 1-4 pm, the Club’s membership fee is $23 per year.
Community Recreation Center
6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003