Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – May 2019
Community Recreation Center Welcome
Wednesday, May 1, 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!
Tea with the Legendary Ladies
Wednesday, May 8, 1:30 pm
Come dressed in your favorite hat and sip tea with “Rae Wilson, Katherine Lee Bates, Lola Montez, and Jesse Benton Fremont,” as actresses portray the lives of these Legendary Ladies. Tickets ($9) sell out quickly, so register soon. Sponsored by the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District, Gardens at St. Elizabeth, IORA Primary Care, and Kipling Meadows.
Coffee Talk: A Glimpse of Nepal Wednesday, May 22, 1-2:15 pm
Journey to the Kathmandu area to explore the customs, culture, and beauty of Nepal. Temples, dogs, and monkeys abound. Register ($3), by 5/20.
Knitting and Crochet, Tues., April 30-June 4, 10:30 am-12 pm, $29 ($35 non-res.).
Tuesday Painting, (mixed media), Tue., May 7-June 18, 12:30-3 pm, $53 ($63 non-res.).
Pastels & Drawing Studio, Mon., May 6-June 3, 6:30-8:30 pm, $54 ($65 non-res.).
Pastels Fundamentals, Wed., May 8-29, 6:30-8:30 pm, $54 ($65 non-res.).
Watercolor Studio, Thur., May 9-30, 6:30-8:30 pm, $54 ($65 non-res.).
Art Basic 101, Fri., May 10-June 14, 1-3 pm, $39 ($47 non-res.).
Bob Ross, Thurs., May 16, 12 -5 pm, $57 ($69 non-res.), plus $5 material fee.
Stained Glass, Tue., May 21-June 18, 6-9 pm, $70 ($84 non-res.), plus $7 material fee.
Scrapbooking & Card Making, Mon., May 20, 3-5 pm, drop-in fee $4.
Fridays, May 3-24, 10am-12:30 pm
T-shirts often illustrate memorable events and fun times. Remember them by assembling 16-20 shirts into a quilt. Bring shirts, fabric cutting board, and rotary cutters to first class; materials list discussed at that time. Register early, $42 ($50 non-res.).
Dance, Dance, Dance!
There are a variety of classes to keep you moving to the music, register in advance.
Tap Dance Advanced Intermediate, Mon., May 6-June 10, 3:30-4:30 pm, $36 ($43 non-res.)
Tap Dance Advanced Performing, Mon., May 6-June 10, 2-3 pm, $36 ($43 non-res.)
Tap Dance Beginning, Wed., May 8-June 12, 4-5 pm, $36 ($43 non-res.)
Tap Dance Intermediate, Wed., May 8-June 12, 5-6 pm, $36 ($43 non-res.)
Tap Dance Advanced, Wed., May 8-June 12, 6-7pm, $36 ($43 non-res.)
Broadway Dance Performing, Thur., May 9-June 13, 1-2 pm, $36 ($43 non-res.)
Intro to Line Dance, Thur., May 9-June 27, 2:15-3:15 pm, $42 ($50 non-res.)
Charlie’s Dance, Tue., May 14-June 25, 7-8:30 pm, $37 ($44 non-res.)
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
Foam Roller Workshop, Monday, May 6, 6-7:30 pm, $20 ($24 non-res).
Tranquil Qigong, Mon., May 6-June 24, 6-7 pm, $56 ($67 non-res.).
Yoga, Tue., May 7-June 25, 6:30-7:45 pm, $64 ($77 non-res.).
Hatha Yoga, Wed., May 8-June 26, 6-7:30 pm, $56 ($67 non-res.).
Yogalates, Thur., May 9-June 27, 6:30-7:45 pm, $64 ($77 non-res).
Computer & Devices Classes
Learn basic to advanced use of the computer & devices in a small class setting. Topics include Computer Basics, Excel, Windows, Word Processing and One-on-One Personal Training. Call (303) 425-9583 for times & fees.
Fridays, May 10-24, 10-11:30 am
Like the rest of your body, your brain needs exercise too. Come challenge your mind with various brain games. Register early $15 ($18 non-res.).
Whether or not you have a green thumb, join us for gardening workshops. Each workshop is from 3-5 pm, Wednesdays, and cost $15 ($18 non-res.). Topics include: Container and Raised Bed Gardening-May 8, and Herb and Veggies Gardening-May 15. Register in advance.
Genealogy Talk: The Good. the Bad, & the Ugly
Thursday, May 9, 11 am-12 pm
Discover the delightful resource of online newspaper research to shed some interesting light on your family. Register early $5 ($7 non-res.).
Wednesdays, May 1-June 5, 10:30 am-12 pm
How and where 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.).
Learn a second language to keep your mind sharp! Novice to advanced classes begin the week of May 28. Call (303) 425-9583 for times/fees.
Tuesday, May 14 & 28, 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, May 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 4/30 with payment $4.
Drop-In Book Club
Wednesday, May 8, 1 pm
Discuss “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” by Amy Tan. Drop-in fee $1.
Blood Pressure & Blood Sugar Checks, Wednesday, May 1, 9:30-11:30 am
Just Blue?, (mental/emotional wellness), Wednesday, May 1, 9:30-11 am
Parkinson’s Care Partners, Friday, May 10, 1:30-2:30 pm
Eye Glass Servicing, Monday, May 13. 10 am-noon
Breathe Easy – Lung Function, Monday, May 13. 9 am-noon
Parkinson’s Support Group, Thursday, May 16, 1 pm
Veterans’ Benefits, Monday, May 20, 8:30 am-noon, call for appointment
Grief Support, Monday, May 20, 6-7 pm
BINGO, Friday, May 31, 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