Thornton Senior Center – April 2016
Medicare Counseling Tuesday, April 12 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, April 19 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: Carpenter Recreation Center: 11151 Colorado Blvd.
Habitats Wednesday, April 20 at 12:45 p.m.
Animals have different adaptations to live in different habitats. Each animal has a job or niche in its habitat to help keep the ecosystem going. Join Nature’s Educators as they discuss the various adaptations birds of prey have to survive in their environments. They will focus on arctic, desert, forest and prairie and what every animal needs to survive: food, water, shelter, and space. Free!
Renewable Energy Friday, April 22 at 12:45 p.m.
Energy from renewable sources (solar, wind, geothermal, hydro, etc.) are an important part of the future of energy in the U.S. and the world. The issues involved are complex, involving technical challenges, economic issues, as well as environmental, political and social factors. Join Active Minds on Earth Day as we survey the current state of renewable energy and look at the various forces that will influence how these resources will evolve in the future. Free!
Fun Clothing & Quilts, Part 2 Wednesday, April 27 at 12:45 p.m.
Marian Wold is back with more of her quilted creations to share. From over the top outfits to handcrafted unique quilts, Marian’s talents will wow you. Come with questions and prepare to be inspired. Free!
Court Appointed Special Advocates Friday, April 29 at 12:45 p.m.
CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Adams and Broomfield counties is a non-profit organization that works to make sure every child who cannot live safely at home has a volunteer to fight for their right to be safe, ensure they are treated with dignity, and assure their safe passage out of foster care. This presentation is open to those interested in volunteering and/ or learning about important community programs that make a difference. Presented by Sara Boon, CASA Outreach and Recruitment Coordinator. Free!
Thornton Senior Center
9471 Dorothy Boulevard Thornton, CO 80229