Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Oct. 2017
Resource Roundup Expo
Wednesday, October 18, 8:15-11:30 am
Come connect with services and resources. Receive free giveaways, snacks and door prize opportunities. Service providers call 303-467-7197 for vendor information/fees.
Travel Across America
Wednesday, October 25, 2-3:30 pm
Take a trip across America with the harmonies of the Notable Choir and the fancy footwork and colorful costumes of the Rockyettes dance troupe. Pie and ice cream follow the show. Sponsored by the Argyle Assisted Living. Register ($5) by Oct 20.
35th Annual Craft Fair
Friday, November 3, 6-8:30 pm, Saturday, November 4, 9 am-3 pm
Shop Ôtil you drop at over 50 tables of handmade gifts. Admission is $2 or free if you bring new school supplies for local school children in need.
Pastels & Drawing Studio, Mon., Oct. 23-Nov. 13, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.).
Bob Ross Painting, Thurs., Oct. 26, 12-5 pm, $57 (non-res. 69) , +$5 material fee.
Watercolor Studio, Thurs., Oct. 26-Nov. 16, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.).
Knitting and Crochet, Tue., Oct. 31-Dec. 5, 10:30 am-12 pm, $29 ($35 non-res.).
Stained Glass, Tues., Nov. 1-15, 1-4 pm, $42 (non-res. $50), +$7 material fee.
Friday, October 27, 1-3:30 pm
Bring all your pill bottles (prescription, over-the-counter, supplements). CU School of Pharmacy students review your medications and check that you are taking them in a beneficial manner. Free, but call 303-425-9583 for an appointment.
Tuesdays, 12:45-1:45 pm, ongoing
This new drop-in class includes focuses on core strength and flexibility. Drop-in fee $3.50 ($4.50 non-res.), or one scan of your SilverSneakers card.
Foam Roller Workshop
Monday, October 2, 4-5:30 pm
Bring your foam roller and learn to improve mobility and flexibility. Register in advance, $35 ($43 non-res).
Learning a second language can keep your mind sharp! Beginning to advanced Spanish classes begin the week of October 16 with new instructors. Call (303) 425-9583 for times and fees.
Tuesday, October 10 and 24, 1-4 pm
Play for fun, partners rotate after each game. Register the Friday before each party.
Fee: $3.50/day (payable at registration). Includes game, prizes, and dessert.
Thursdays, October 5-26, 3-4 pm
Get your dancing shoes on to learn the famous Michael Jackson Thriller dance. SilverSneakers register free. Register in advance, $12.
Tuesdays and Thursdays, October 3-November 9, 11:40 am-12:30 pm
Reduce your fall risk and fear of falling through basic balance and strength exercises. Register in advance, $60 ($72 non-res.).
Computer & Technology Classes
Learn basic to advanced use of the computer in a small class setting. October topics include iPad, Android Phones, iPhones, Windows, Word Processing, Intermediate Excel, and One-on-One Personal Training. Call (303) 425-9583 for times and fees.
Public Transportation Training
Monday, October 2 & 9, 2:30 pm
Learn how to confidently use public transportation (RTD) to expand your travel options. The first class is a discussion; the 2nd meets at noon for a supervised outing using public transportation. Register in advance, $7 ($9 non-res).
Genealogy: Explore Ancestry.com
Thursdays, October 5-26 (no class 10/19), 10-11:30 am or 7:30-9 pm
For those who have an Ancestry.com account, learn the many tools it has to offer. Register $20 ($24 non-res.) by 10/2.
Genealogy: Beyond the Basics
Thursday, October 12, 12-1 pm
October’s topic is Military Records. Register $5 ($7 non-res.) by Oct. 6
It’s scrapbooking fun! Share ideas, suggestions, and camaraderie. All skill levels welcome. Participants provide their own materials and can share with others if they choose. Meets the third Monday of each month from 3-5 pm. Daily fee: $4.
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, October 31-December 19, no class Nov. 21, 7-8:30 pm
Learn the two-step, swing, waltz and more in this fun dance class. Register in advance, singles $42 ($50 non-res.), couples $63 ($76 non-res.).
Welcome Meet and Greet
Wednesday, November 1, 9:30 am
Enjoy refreshments and discover the diverse opportunities at the Community Recreation Center. The event is free; reserve your space by 10/27 (303) 425-9583. Bring friends!
Drop-In Book Club
Wednesday, October 11, 1 pm
Discuss “Saving Cee Cee Honeycutt” by Amor Towles. Drop-in fee $1.
Thursday, October 5, 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 10/3.
Just Blue?(depression/stress screenings), Wednesday, October 4, 9:30-11 am
Blood Pressure & Blood Sugar Checks, Wednesday, October 4, 9:30-11:30 am
Eye Glass Servicing, Monday, October 9, 9 am-noon
Parkinson’s Care Partners, Friday, October 13, 1:30-2:30 pm
Parkinson’s Support Group, Thursday, October 19, 1 pm
BINGO, Friday, October 27, 1 pm
Community Recreation Center
6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003