Thornton Senior Center – Mar. 2016

Medicare Counseling – Tuesday, March 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!

Animal Control – Wednesday, March 9 at 12:45 p.m.
Animal Control officers will be on–hand to answer questions about how to handle your furry friends, young and old and what to do about your neighbor’s pesky pets. Free!

Medicare 101 – Tuesday, March 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: Carpenter Recreation Center: 11151 Colorado Blvd.

Won’t Quit – Friday, March 18 at 12:45 p.m.
Join Westminster author and former Denver Post writer Dick Johnston as he talks about the two books he wrote, The Taylor Ranch War and Won’t Quit! An Escalante Desert Love Story. His first book is all about the controversy over an 1844 Mexican government land grant in southern Colorado. The later book will appeal to people 60 and older who have backgrounds in farming, ranching and rural communities. Come and enjoy a slide show presentation and lots of good old stories. Free!

Historical Myth, Fact or Fiction – Wednesday, March 30 at 12:45 p.m.
Elizabeth Nosek will examine the truth behind some of our favorite historical “facts.” Were people really shorter? Did most women really die from catching their skirts on fire? Just how simple was life back then? As a curator at sites and museums through the United States, Elizabeth will engage you with images that bring everyday topics from the past to life today. Free!

Spring Fashion Show – Friday, April 8 at 1 p.m.
Enjoy an afternoon of fun, fashion, and dessert. Bring a friend to check out the latest Spring fashions from Christopher Banks. Free!

9Health Fair – Volunteers Needed!
Ages 18+
Saturday, May 7, 7 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Carpenter Recreation Center, 11151 Colorado Blvd.  Medical and non–medical volunteers are needed for the Fair.  Please call Sheri at 720–977–5859 for more information or go to to sign up.

Thornton Senior Center
9471 Dorothy Boulevard
Thornton, CO 80229
Phone #:303–255–7850

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