Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Oct. 2018
Resource Roundup Expo
8:15-11:30 am, Wednesday, October 24
This free expo connects you with agencies, resources, and services to enhance your golden years. Sponsored by Relay Colorado, Innovage PACE, and others. Giveaways, snacks, and door prizes!
Jefferson County Legislative Meet and Greet
Thursday, October 11, 2-3:30 pm
The Jefferson County Council on Aging and Colorado Senior Lobby are hosting this opportunity to meet Jeffco’s local and state candidates and hear their views on issues that impact seniors.
36th Annual Craft Fair
Friday, November 2, 6-8:30 pm, Saturday, November 3, 9 am-3 pm
Shop ‘til 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.
Tuesday Painting, Tue., Oct. 30-Dec. 18, 12:30-3 pm, $53 ($63 non-res.)
Knitting and Crochet, Tues., Oct. 30-Dec. 4, 10:30 am-12 pm, register in advance $29 ($35 non-res.).
Bob Ross Painting, Thur., Oct. 18, 12-5 pm, $57 ($69 non-res.), plus $5 material fee.
Scrapbooking & Card Making, Mon., Oct. 15, 3-5 pm, drop-in fee $4.
Pastels & Drawing Studio, Mon., Oct. 22-Nov, 12, 6:30-8:30 pm, register in advance $52 ($62 non-res.).
Watercolor Studio, Thur., Oct. 25-Nov. 15, 6:30-8:30 pm, register in advance $52 ($62 non-res.).
Stained Glass, Tue., Nov. 6-Dec. 4, 6-9 pm, $70 ($84 non-res.), plus $7 material fee.
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
Monday, October 15, 1-3 pm
New and seasoned dancers are welcome to come learn a dance or two. Register in advance, $5.
Tuesday, October 9 and 23, 1-4 pm
Play for fun, partners rotate after each game. Register ($3.50/day) by the Friday before each party. Fee includes game, prizes, and dessert.
Thursday, October 4, 1-3 pm
New and veteran Bunco players are welcome for a fun and easy dice game, with light refreshments and prizes. Register by Oct. 2 with payment $4.
Accessible Systems and Lunch Trip
Monday, October 16, 9:30 am-3 pm
The Accessible Systems showroom lets you see and experience options for safe, accessible home modifications. Fee includes transportation and escort. Lunch will follow at Lucille’s Creole restaurant (cost on your own). Register in advance, $19 ($25 non-res.)
Wednesdays, October 17-31, 10:30 am-12 pm
Learn to navigate Ancestry.com and dig into your family roots. Students should have active Ancestry.com accounts to get the most out of this hands-on class, which is kept small for individualized help. Some computers are available or bring your laptop. Register $20 ($24 non-res.).
Genealogy Talk: Across the Pond-British Research
Thursday, October 25, 11 am-12 pm
Join genealogist, Kathy Tarullo for this informative talk. Register by 10/22, $5 ($7 non-res.)
Meet our new instructors and learn a 2nd language to keep your mind sharp! Novice to advanced classes begin October 18 and the week following. Call (303) 425-9583 for times/fees.
Computer & Devices Classes
Learn basic to advanced use of the computer & devices in a small class setting. Topics include iPad, Computer Basics, Word Processing, Windows, Windows 10, and One-on-One Personal Training. Call (303) 425-9583 for times & fees.
Blood Pressure & Blood Sugar Checks, Wednesday, October 3, 9:30-11:30 am
Just Blue? (mental health information), Wednesday, October 3, 9:30-11 am
Eye Glass Servicing, Monday, October 8, 9 am-noon
Parkinson’s Care Partners, Friday, October 12, 1:30-2:30 pm
Greif Support, Monday, October 15, 6-7 pm
Parkinson’s Support Group, Thursday, October 18, 1 pm
BINGO, Friday, October 26, 1 pm
Drop-In Book Club
Wednesday, October 10, 1 pm
Discuss “Beartown” by Fredrik Backman. Drop-in fee $1.
Monday, October 1, 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.
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.
Welcome Meet and Greet
Wednesday, November 7, 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!
Community Recreation Center
6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003