Malley Recreation Center Programs – Aug. 2023

Malley Recreation Center 3380 S. Lincoln Street, Englewood, CO 80113


August 2023 Happenings


Join this game of chance in person or via Zoom. Malley Recreation Center has the best Bingo crew and fun prizes! Join us this month.

 8/10 Th 1-2:00 p.m. SOCIAL PASS FREE 

Movie Time    

Join us the second Friday of each month to watch a free movie on the big screen. Popcorn available for 25 cents. Watch for monthly flyers or call 303.762.2660 the week of the movie to find out what is playing.  

 8/11 F 1-3:00 p.m. FREE 

Creative Pottery 

Explore various methods of hand building, slip casting & sculpting to create three pieces of art in each six-week session. All glazes, underglazes & kiln firings included. Clay fee is $15 for every 25 pounds of clay, payable to instructor. (Please Note: No class on 7/4 or 7/5 due to holiday). Instructor: Michael McGrath   Location: MRC

7/25-8/29 Tu 10am-NOON 31760412 $72/$67 

7/26-8/30 W 10am-NOON 31760312 $72/$67 

7/26-8/30 W 4:30-6:30pm 31760314 $72/$67 

Basic Photography Composition 

Grab your smartphone or camera and explore how to better capture images by applying the basic elements of composition in photography. Instructor: Cynthia Slade   Location: MRC 
8/7-8/28 M 1-2 p.m. 31461812           $27/$22  

Hawk Quest: Birds of Prey  

This one-hour program, which is tailored to the age and experience of the audience, includes a Bald or a Golden eagle, an owl, a falcon, and features a free-flying hawk. Discover the importance of different raptor species, their specially adapted tools, and their role in our ecosystems. Observe the unique tools of the owl, the incredible talons and six-foot wingspan of the eagle, the aerodynamic features of the falcon, and the precision flying of the hawk.   

8/10 Th 10 a.m.-11 a.m. 31462311 $17/$14 

Good For You Food on a Budget 

Discover how to support optimal health without breaking the bank! This workshop will offer guidance on how to best navigate affordable foods with tips to stay on track, menu planner, creating a shopping and pantry partner list, the healthy meal list and more! Kelly Andis (Natural Grocers) Location: MRC 

8/24 Th 1-2 p.m. 31461211 $7/$5 

New! Senior Medicare Patrol  

The Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) empowers and assists Medicare beneficiaries, their families, and caregivers. This class offers information to prevent, detect, and report health care fraud as well as errors and abuse. SMPs are here to answer your questions. Advice is free, confidential, and objective. SMPs are grant-funded projects of the federal U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), U.S. Administration for Community Living (ACL). Colorado Senior Medicare Patrol: 888-696-7213 /   

Location: MRC 

8/18 F 9 -11 a.m. 31461513 Free, Registration Required

Social Security Basics  

Join a representative with the Social Security Administration and review the basics of Social Security including retirement, disability, survivor & dependent benefits. Please note: this class may be broadcast live-virtually at the Malley Recreation Center or provided in-person depending on number of attendees. Many opportunities for Q & A, and very informative. Free, registration is required.   Location: MRC
8/25 F 10 a.m.-NOON 31462113 Free, Registration Required 

Will Maker- Legal Seminar 

Complete a living Will or assign Medical or Financial Power of Attorney in this informative four-hour workshop. Fee includes materials, and witness for notarization of documents. Time allotted for individual review and questions. Workshop requires additional $100 fee paid directly to the workshop Instructor, Rebecca Bennetti- Attorney of Estate Planning Law.    Location: MRC
8/8 Tu 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. 31460511 $15/$12
Medicare 101 

Discover some of the options available and receive advice on plans best tailored to specific needs.  

Sponsored Presenter: Allen McGirl Insurance   Location: MRC 

8/10 Th 1:30-3:00 p.m. 31460311 FREE 

Public Transportation Options & Older Adults 

Explore public transportation options best suited for older adults. Consider options for accessibility with a walker, scooter, cane, or wheelchair that allow for ease of transport in the local area. Sponsored Presenter: Roadmap for Aging Experts   Location: MRC 

8/23 W 10 a.m.-noon 31460811 FREE 

Reverse Mortgage-What Heirs Should Know 

For many borrowers with a Reverse Mortgage, the reality is that they might not be the one closing on the loan.  That responsibility may fall to an heir or executor.  Learn how to prepare for self and loved ones as well as tending to what is needed when the last borrower leaves the home. Sponsored Presenter: Orion Mortgage 

8/14 M 10 -11 a.m. F 31461111 FREE, Registration Required 

Blackhawk & Central City 

Try your luck at Black Hawk or Central City- we will drop you off and pick you up so you can hit the big jackpot and be in the heart of it all. Visit your favorite casino, check out the local town, or simply take in that fresh mountain air. All activities on your own. Registration Deadline: 3 full business days prior to excursion date. 

8/14 M 9am-4pm 32060613 $25/$20 

Denver Urban Gardens Fall Plant Sale & Lunch- Denver 

Come along as we explore the fall plant sale and gather your favorite organic cool-season seedlings, as well as cover crop seeds, garlic, and learn more about everything you’ll need to put your garden to bed at the end of growing season. Afterwards we will grab lunch at local favorite-Lou’s Italian Specialties and enjoy their outdoor patio, weather permitting. Lunch is on your own. 

8/12 Sa 9:15 a.m.-2:00 p.m. 32061711 $15/$12 

Early Afternoon Tea-Lumber Baron Inn- Denver 

Afternoon Tea is served the traditional English way, featuring a variety of fancy finger sandwiches alongside scones, crumpets, and fresh cookies. Everything is baked fresh daily in house and all presented in a beautiful collection of fine china. The finest Tekoe tea is steeped fresh served piping hot for your enjoyment. (Gluten-free fare is available for a $7 upcharge due day of tea service- please note this accommodation at registration). No refunds after 8/1. 

8/21 M 9:15 a.m. -1pm 32061811 $92/$76  

Hops & Pie- Denver 

Hops and Pie opened in 2010 by two people that love pizza, craft beer and community. Today Hops and Pie serves traditional, pan, Detroit-style and gluten- free pizza pies and sandwiches with house smoked meats, salads made with local ingredients and seasonal specials alongside a frequently rotating craft beer tap list. Location: Denver Menu price range $10-$26 

8/15 Tu 4:15-7:30pm 32061411 $13/$11  

 Benedict’s Brunch- Greenwood Village 

Sip a fresh brewed cup of coffee, and enjoy omelettes galore, savory skillets, house-made waffles, and pancakes, stuffed French toast, a bevy of beautiful benedicts, sandwiches, and more! Benedict’s is family owned and has reasonable prices as well as elegant surroundings. We can’t think of a better way to bring in brunch! Menu price range $10-$20 

8/29 Tu 9:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 32061511 $13/$11 

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