Thornton Active Adult Center – May 2018
9Health Fair – Saturday, May 5 from 7a.m. to 12 p.m.
Free Screenings: lung function, vision, blood pressure, oral health, spinal screening, stress management, body in balance, height/weight/BMI screening and memory. Fee-based screenings: blood chemistry analysis ($35), prostate specific antigen (PSA) analysis for men ($30), blood cell count ($20), Vitamin D screening ($45), Hemoglobin A1c blood screening ($30) and colon cancer screening kit ($25). www.9HealthFair.org Location: Carpenter Recreation Center – 11151 Colorado Blvd., Thornton, CO 80223
Nature Walk- Monday, May 7 at 8 a.m.
A leisurely 1.4 mile walk at Walden ponds in Boulder. Pack your lunch and plenty of water. Fees: $8.50R/$11NR. Van leaves the Active Adult Center at 8 a.m.
Medicare Counseling – Tuesday, May 8 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.,
Trained volunteers will assist you with your Medicare issues. Appointments are required; please call 303-255-7850. Appointments are from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. FREE!
SilverSneakers Laughter & Libations – Thursday, May 17 at 3:30 p.m.
Join us in celebrating 10 years of SilverSneakers with a wine and cheese party and Chicken Lips to make us laugh! Fees: $3.50R/$4NR. Registration: May 3-16. 239101-A
Medicare 101 – Tuesday, May 15 at 6:30 p.m.
Information is provided about Medicare enrollment, benefits, costs, what and how Medicare pays, choices under Medicare plans, how they work and prescription drug coverage. Reservations are required; please call 303-255-7850. Medicare classes are provided by Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) Counselors. Location: Thornton Active Adult Center 9471 Dorothy Blvd.
What’s Wrong with My Shoulder – Thursday, May 17 at 1 p.m. with Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Lucas Schnell from North Suburban Medical Center. FREE!
CarFit – Wednesday, May 23 from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Older drivers can improve their safety by ensuring their cars are properly adjusted for them. A proper fit in one’s car can greatly increase not only the driver’s safety, but also the safety of others. Sign up at the Active Adult Center or call 303-255-7850 to schedule a 20-minute safety check on your vehicle. Space is limited.
Memorial Day Tribute – Wednesday, May 23 at 1 p.m.
U.S. Army Sentinel and Commander in Relief at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Tom Tudor, will speak about Arlington and the Tomb. FREE!
Thornton Active Adult Center
9471 Dorothy Boulevard Thornton, CO 80229