Eagle View Adult Center – April 2016
Join us as we explore trails in the Brighton area, socialize and enjoy the first signs of spring. First day meet in the EVAC Lobby; after that we will meet at selected locations. Wear good walking shoes and bring water. Leader: Olly Ramirez. 9:00 am. Wednesdays April 6 – 27. $2 fee to join
They say no one has seen the first five seasons of ‘The Carol Burnett Show’ since they were first aired, there were no reruns. We are going to watch 90 minutes of Carol Burnett fun. 1:15 p.m. Thurs. Apr 7. Free, Deadline: Wed. Apr 6
Friday Feast – April
Big Jim Condor will be our Friday Feast entertainment. Big Jim exhibits his own brand of humor and wonderful music as he sings and plays the keyboard. He sings a nostalgic mix of the songs of the ’30s, ’40s, ’50s and ’60s, and encourages interaction, dancing and singing along. Smiles, fun and great memories are Big Jim’s goals. Our meal will be EVAC’s special New England style Clam Chowder, roll and fruit salad. Cookies provided by Brookdale. 12:00 noon, Fri. Apr 8, $4, Deadline: Wed. Apr 6
Rocky Mountain Senior Games 2016
Team Meeting: Tues, April 12 at 3:00 p.m.
Team Registration Form Due: Monday, May 2 before 4:00 p.m.
Rocky Mountain Senior Games: June 8 – 12, 2016 in Greeley, CO
It you swim, run, walk, bike, bowl, shoot pool, play tennis, golf, play bridge, shoot hoops, or participate in another sport, join us at the Rocky Mountain Senior Games in Greeley on June 8 – 12. The Games are fun competition in over 25 sports for adults age 50 – 100, of all abilities. Compete in male or female divisions in 5-year age categories (50-54, 55-59, 60-64, etc.). Registration forms available after April 1st at Eagle View or you can request that one be mailed to you in by calling RMSG at 1-970-350-9433 or emailing your address to www.rockymountainseniorgames.com
Brighton team members new and existing are asked to attend a team meeting at the Eagle View Adult Center on Tues. April 12 at 3:00. Learn about the games, meet the team, and turn in your registration papers (if ready). Spaghetti luncheon profits will fund team shirts and a portion of the registration fee. Registration forms are due to Becky or Donna by Monday, May 2 by 4:00. If you are joining the Brighton Team please do not register on-line! You can register for the Games after May 2; however there is no guarantee of a Brighton team shirt or financial support. Need more info? Call Donna at 303-655-2077.
Pre-Diabetes and Diabetes
What is pre-diabetes and what does it mean for the future of your health? Don’t deal with Pre-diabetes or Diabetes alone; join Dr. Seth Kramer for an in-depth look at these conditions. This program is sponsored by Platte Valley Medical Center. 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Fri. April 15, Free. Deadline: Wed. Apr 13
Who Will Take Care of My Pets?
Have you ever wondered what’s going to happen to Felix or Fido after you can no longer take care of them? And experienced estate planning attorney will discuss ways that you can help protect and provide for your pet in the event of you disability and after your death. A lawyer from Dolan & Associates, P.C. will lead the program. 1:30 p.m. Wed. Apr 20, Free. Deadline: Mon. Apr 18
Service Animals for Visual Impairments
Come learn about how service animals can help if you have visual impairment. Melanie Shotwell will discuss service animals – including miniature horses! YES, horses! Everyone is welcome to attend this free talk which is part of the Low Vision Support at Eagle View. The drop-in support group gives seniors 55+ with low vision the opportunity to connect with peers to receive emotional support, maintain hope, and find out about resources. For questions call Melanie Shotwell at 720-308-7705. 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Mon. Apr 25, Free
Blood Pressure Screening
Thurs. April 11 & 28 10:30 a.m.
Caregivers Support Group
Thurs. Apr 14 10 10:00 a.m.
Thurs. Apr 14 – 28 1:15 p.m.
Thurs.Apr 21 11:00 a.m.
Low Vision Support Group
Mon. Apr 25 1:00 p.m.
Low Vision Technology Support
Mon. Apr 25 2:00 p.m.
Wed. Apr 27 12:30 p.m.
Readers Theatre Performance
Thurs. Apr 28
Eagle View Adult Center
1150 Prairie Center Parkway
Brighton, Co 80601
Open Mon. – Fri. 8:00 am – 4:00 pm