Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – June 2019
Free Summer Concert Series
Join us for a Friday morning performance for you and your grandkids, or a Thursday evening concert for the whole family at McIlvoy Park, 5750 Upham Street. Sponsored by the Scientific & Cultural Facilities District, Apex Park & Recreation District Foundation, Sooper Credit Union, Craft Carousel Gift Shop, Gardens at St. Elizabeth, Prospect Recreation & Park District, City of Arvada Parks, and the Friends of the Concerts. In case of rain, the concerts move to the Community Recreation Center, 6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
7 pm, Thursday, June 13, Play’n Dirty, (R&B, Rock, Country, Funk)
7 pm, Thursday, June 20, Lois Lane and the Super Cowboys (Country Western)
7 pm, Thursday, June 27, 5th Gear Funk (Dance, Funk and R&B)
9:30 am, Friday, June 21, Amazing Elstun’s (Magic Show)
Final Wishes Expo
Wednesday, June 26, 8:15-11:30 am
Addressing end of life topics is never easy; yet planning eases the burden on your family and friends. Meet professionals who can provide you with options to prepare and clarify your final wishes. Register in advance, 303-425-9583, for this free expo. Breakout sessions include: “Estate Planning” at 9:15 am, and Five Wishes at 10:30 am, please also register for these as space is limited. Service providers call 303-467-7197 for vendor information and fees.
Celebrate Senior Friday Club
Friday, June 14, 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.
Water Conservation Expo Trip
Saturday, June 8, 9:30 am-3:30 pm
Visit the many booths at the Northern Water Conservation Gardens in Berthoud, which provides homeowners with wise water use, landscaping ideas and how to apply them to your own yard. Lunch following the Expo at a local restaurant (cost on your own). Register early, $16 ($21 non-res.).
Scrapbooking & Card Making, Mon., June 17, 3-5 pm, drop-in fee $4.
Bob Ross, Thurs., June 20, 12 -5 pm, $57 ($69 non-res.), plus $5 material fee.
Watercolor Studio, Thur., June 20-July 18, 6:30-8:30 pm, $54 ($65 non-res.).
Pastels & Drawing Studio, Mon., June 24-July 15, 6:30-8:30 pm, $54 ($65 non-res.).
Knitting and Crochet, Tues., June 25-July 30, 10:30 am-12 pm, $29 ($35 non-res.).
Computer & Devices Classes
Learn basic to advanced use of the computer & devices in a small class setting. Topics include Excel, Windows 10, Word Processing, Android Phones, iPhone, Using Uber and One-on-One Personal Training. Call (303) 425-9583 for times & fees.
Starting Your Memoir
Friday, June 21, 1-2 pm
Get started writing about your life. Learn where to start, how to organize, what to include, and how to express yourself. Register by 6/17, $8 (non-res. $10).
Friday, June 7, 10-11:30 am
Come work at your own pace and have Kathy Tarullo assist you as needed. The workshop
is limited to four people to facilitate questions. Register early, $14 ($17 non-res.).
Monday, June 24, 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.
Tuesday, June 11 & 25, 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.
Drop-In Book Club
Wednesday, June 12, 1 pm
Discuss “Before We Were Yours” by Lisa Wingate. Drop-in fee $1.
Thursday, 11:45am-12:45 pm
A fun, low-impact fitness workout that combines principles of Dancing Arts, Martial Arts, and Healing Arts. Drop-in fee $4 ($4.75 non-res.) or one scan of your SilverSneakers card.
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
Community Recreation Center Welcome
Wednesday, July 3, 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!
Blood Pressure & Blood Sugar Checks, Wednesday, June 5, 9:30-11:30 am
Parkinson’s Care Partners, Friday, June 14, 1:30-2:30 pm
Eye Glass Servicing, Monday, June 10. 10 am-noon
Parkinson’s Support Group, Thursday, June 20, 1 pm
Grief Support, Monday, June 17, 6-7 pm
BINGO, Friday, June 28, 1 pm
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 purses, jewelry, aprons, quilts, baby gifts, & much more.
Community Recreation Center
6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003