Thornton Active Adult Center – May 2019
Rev Up Your Metabolism – Wednesday, May 1 at 1:00 p.m.
Learn what factors affect your metabolism and specific foods, supplements, and exercise you can do to rev your metabolism up. Presented by Registered Dietician Laura Brieser-Smith.
9Health Fair – Saturday, May 4 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
NEW! Jewelry Making Class – Monday, May 13 from 1-3 p.m.
Learn how to make a wire wrapped pendant from Karla Wright, owner of Alley Cat Beads. Fees: $40R/$42NR All supplies included.
Medicare Counseling – Tuesday, May 14 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!
Medicare 101 – Tuesday, May 21 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.
CarFit – Wednesday, May 22 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.
The Power of Green Smoothies – Thursday, May 23 from 2-3 p.m. FREE!
Join Chef Jim as he shows you seven of his favorite smoothie combinations using fresh and frozen fruits and veggies containing superfoods that combat inflammation, joint pain, and other ailments!
SilverSneakers Magin in May! – Wednesday, May 29 at 3:30 p.m.
Join us in celebrating 11 years of SilverSneakers with the magic and mentalism of Erica Sodos, banana splits, trivia, and prizes! Fees: $4.25R/$4.75NR. Registration: May 15-28. 539101-A
Thornton Active Adult Center
9471 Dorothy Boulevard Thornton, CO 80229