Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Jan. 2019
Community Recreation Center Welcome
Wednesday, January 9, 9:30 am
Discover the diverse opportunities at the Community Recreation Center. Reserve your space early for this free event, (303) 425-9583. Bring friends, enjoy snacks!
There’s No Place Like Home Expo
Wednesday, January 30, 8:15-11:30 am
Learn about in-home services to keep you or a loved one at home and about housing options if you are considering a new place to call home. The event is free to the public; register at 303-425-9583. Service providers call 303-467-7197 for vendor information/fees.
Celebrate Senior Friday Club
Friday, January 11, 12-12:30 pm
A free open house to learn about the Friday Club’s opportunities: bridge, golf, mahjongg, pinochle, Hand and Foot, and more. Enjoy snacks and door prizes.
Coffee Talks: History of Iran
Part 1: Wednesday, January 23, 1-2:15 pm, $5 payable in advance
Part 2: Wednesday, January 30, 1-2:15 pm, $5 payable in advance
Learn about the history of this county. Part 1 includes some of the most pivotal events and empires up until 1978, and Part 2 is the more modern revolutions and ambitions.
Computer & Devices Classes
Learn basic to advanced use of the computer & devices in a small class setting. Topics include Computer Basics, Windows, Word Processing, iPhone, Using Uber, and One-on-One Personal Training. Call (303) 425-9583 for times & fees.
Learn a second language to keep your mind sharp! Novice to advanced classes begin January 8 and the week following. Call (303) 425-9583 for times/fees.
Starting Your Memoir
Friday, January 25, 1-2:30 pm
Get started writing about your life. Learn where to start, how to organize, what to include, and how to express yourself. Register by 1/18, $8 (non-res. $10).
Tuesdays, January 29-March 12 (no class 2/26), 11 am-12:30 pm
How do you begin to research and record your family roots? Bring what you already know and learn tips on the process. Register $40 ($48 non-res.) early, class fills quickly.
Dance, Dance, Dance!
There are a variety of classes to keep you moving to the music. Classes require advance registration.
Square Dance, 1st & 3rd Mondays, Jan. 7-Feb. 18, 1-3 pm, $20 ($24 non-res.)
Charlie’s Dance, Tue., Jan. 8-Feb. 26, 7-8:30 pm, $42 ($50 non-res.)
Tap Dance Beginning, Wed., Jan. 9-April 10, 4-5 pm, $78 ($94 non-res.)
Tap Dance Intermediate, Wed., Jan. 9-April 10, 5-6 pm, $78 ($94 non-res.)
Tap Dance Advanced/Intermediate, Mon., Jan. 7-April 8, 3:30-4:30 pm, $78 ($94 non-res.)
Tap Dance Advanced, Wed., Jan. 9-April 10, 6-7 pm, $78 ($94 non-res.)
Tap Dance Advanced Performing, Mon., Jan. 7-April 8, 2-3 pm, $78 ($94 non-res.)
Broadway Dance Performing, Thur., Jan. 10-April 11, 1:30-2:30 pm, $78 ($94 non-res.)
Intro to Line Dance, Thur., Jan. 10-Feb. 28, 2:15-3:15 pm, $42 ($50 non-res.)
Tranquil Qigong, Mon., Jan. 7-Feb. 25, 6-7 pm, $56 ($67 non-res.).
Yoga, Tue., Jan. 8-Feb. 26, 6:30-7:45 pm, $64 ($77 non-res.).
Hatha Yoga, Wed., Jan. 9-Feb. 27, 6:30-7:45 pm, $56 ($67 non-res.).
Yogalates, Thu Jan. 10-Feb. 28, 6:30-7:45 pm, $64 ($77 non-res).
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
Pastels & Drawing Studio, Mon., Jan. 7-28, 6:30-8:30 pm, register in advance $54 ($65 non-res.).
Scrapbooking & Card Making, Mon., Jan. 21, 3-5 pm, drop-in fee $4.
Tuesday Painting (mixed media), Tue., Jan. 8-Feb. 19, 12:30-3 pm, $53 ($63 non-res.).
Stained Glass, Wed., Jan. 9-23, 1-4 pm, $42 ($50 non-res.), plus $7 material fee.
Other options: Watercolor Studio and Knitting & Crochet, call for details.
Tuesday, January 8, 6-8 pm
A fun way to use colors and create backgrounds in painting and to add color to non-porous surfaces such as glass and metals. $10 materials fee payable to the instructor. Register by 1/3, $35 ($45 non-res.)
Tuesday, January 8 & 22, 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.
Thursday, January 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 12/28 with payment $4.
Bridge: Popular Conventions
Mondays, January 7-March 11, 9-11:30 am
Intermediate to advanced players learn a variety of bridge conventions. Register in advance, $50 (non-res. $60).
January 2-30, “Quilt and Wall Hanging Exhibit.” Come browse to warm your soul.
February 4 March 13, “Art for the Young at Heart” This show features local public elementary school art, side-by-side with adult art age 50+. Adult art is due Jan. 29-30. Call 303-425-9583 for details and fees.
Drop-In Book Club
Wednesday, January 9, 1 pm
Discuss “The Great Alone” by Kristin Hannah. Drop-in fee $1.
Foam Roller Workshop
Thursday, January 3, 4-5:30 pm
Bring your foam roller and learn to improve mobility and flexibility. Register in advance, $20 ($24 non-res).
Monday, January 7-February 11, 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).
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.
Blood Pressure & Blood Sugar Checks, Wednesday, January 2, 9:30-11:30 am
Eye Glass Servicing, Monday, January 14, 9 am-noon
Parkinson’s Care Partners, Friday, January 11, 1:30-2:30 pm
Grief Support, Monday, January 21, 6-7 pm
Parkinson’s Support Group, Thursday, January 17, 1 pm
BINGO, Friday, January 25, 1 pm
Community Recreation Center
6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003