Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Mar. 2018
Talk: The Sherpas of Mount Everest
Wednesday, March 28, 1-2:15 pm
Author Linda LeBlanc shares her first-hand experience leading treks to Mount Everest Base Camp and her knowledge of Sherpa culture. Register ($5) in advance.
60+ Spelling Bee
Thursday, March 22, 1 pm
Exercise your mind, as you rival other spellers age 60+. Sponsored by Arvada Press/Colorado Community Media, Celebrate Aging Colorado, and Brookdale Senior Living Solutions. This event is free, but we ask both spellers and spectators to register by 3/16. There are prizes for top three spellers and refreshments for all.
Welcome Meet and Greet
Wednesday, March 7, 9:30 am
Discover the diverse opportunities at the Community Recreation Center. The event is free; reserve your space early at (303) 425-9583. Bring friends, enjoy snacks!
Saturday, March 24, 9 am
Grandparents and grandkids all aboard for the annual Bunny Breakfast! Our first stop is a pancake breakfast, then the Easter Bunny visits, as children play games or ride on the Easter Bunny Express. Register with payment by 3/19, $5/person, children two and under are free, but still must register. Register early as event sells out. Paying adult must accompany children. Sponsored by Craft Carousel Gift Shop.
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.
Hatha Yoga Friday
Friday, March 9-April 27, 9:30-11 am
Both new and continuing students learn and gain the benefits of Yoga. Register by 3/2, $60 ($72 non-res.)
Mondays & Wednesdays, March 19-April 18, 6-7 pm
Ease joint pain with exercises, stretches, and strength training, using resistance machines, foam rollers, bands, hand weights and exercise balls. Register by 3/12, $45 ($54 non-res.)
Foam Roller Workshop
Monday, March 5, 4-5:50 pm
Learn to use a foam roller to prevent injury, improve mobility and flexibility. Bring your own roller. Register by 3/1, $20 ($24 non-res.)
11:30 am-12:15 pm, Wednesdays, ongoing
Exercise to a Latin beat from a chair. Even seated you get a great workout. Drop-in fee $4 ($4.75 non-res.), or one scan of your SilverSneakers card.
Casey’s Irish Pub Trip
Thursday, March 15, 10 am-2 pm
Venture with us to celebrate St. Patty’s Day at Casey’s Irish Pub in Stapleton. Lunch cost is on your own. Register in advance, $15 ($20 non-res.).
Knitting and Crochet, Tues., Mar. 6-Apr. 10, 10:30 am-12 pm, $29 ($35 non-res.).
Tuesday Painting, Tues., Mar. 6-Apr. 17, 12:30-12 pm, $53 ($63 non-res.).
Art Basics 101, Fri., March 9-April 13, 1-3 pm, $39 ($47 non-res.).
Meet our new instructors and learn a 2nd language to keep your mind sharp! Novice to advanced classes begin the week of March 20. Call (303) 425-9583 for times/fees.
Computer & Technology Classes
Learn basic to advanced use of the computer in a small class setting. Topics include Computer Basics, Intro to Windows, Windows 10, Clean Up Your Computer, Word Processing, and One-on-One Personal Training. Call (303) 425-9583 for times & fees.
Genealogy Talk: Using FamilySearch.org
Thursday, March 8, 11 am-12 pm
Join genealogist, Kathy Tarullo for this informative talk. Register by 3/5, $5 ($7 non-res.)
Mondays, March 12-April 16, 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).
It’s scrapbooking and card making fun! Share ideas, suggestions, and camaraderie. All skill levels welcome. Participants provide their own materials and can choose to share with others. Meets the third Monday of each month from 3-5 pm. Daily fee: $4.
Tuesday, March 13 & 27, 1-4 pm
Play for fun, partners rotate after each game. Register ($3.50) the Friday before each party. Fee includes game, prizes, and dessert.
Thursdays, March 1, 1-3 pm
New and veteran Bunco players are welcome for a fun and easy dice game, with light refreshments and prizes. Register ($4) by the 2/27.
Current Events Discussion
Meets the 1st and 3rd Thursdays at 1 pm. Discuss local, national, and international issues while sharing your views in a non-judgmental environment. Daily Fee: $3.
Tuesdays, March 6-April 24, 7-8:30 pm
Learn the two-step, swing, waltz and more in this fun dance class. Register in advance, $42 ($50 non-res.).
Drop-In Book Club
Wednesday, March 14, 1 pm
Discuss “Underground Railroad” by Colson Whitehead. Drop-in fee $1.
Monday, March 12, 7-8 pm
Learn about Medicare basics and how to maneuver the maze. Provided by DRCOG’s State Health Insurance Assistance Program. Free, but register early.
Blood Pressure & Blood Sugar Checks, Wednesday, March 7, 9:30-11:30 am
Eye Glass Servicing, Monday, March 12, 9 am-noon
Parkinson’s Care Partners, Friday, March 9, 1:30-2:30 pm
Parkinson’s Support Group, Thursday, March 15, 1 pm
BINGO, Friday, March 23, 1 pm