Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Aug. 2016
Please pre-register where necessary.
Cold Ice Cream & Hot Tomatoes
Enjoy a tasty ice cream treat before the free ÔConcert in the Park’ featuring the Hot Tomatoes, a toe-tappin’ swing-era band. Festivities will be held at Anderson Park at 44th & Field on Wed., August 3rd. Cost for the ice cream is $4, music is free. Call 303-205-7500 to register; pre-registration is required if you want ice cream.
Sit back, relax and enjoy our free monthly movie! “The Lady in the Van” will be shown on Thurs. Aug. 18th at 1pm. No RSVP needed, just show up!
It’s Hiking Season
Get out and enjoy Colorful Colorado, each trip cost is $18 and includes transportation and a group escort.
August hikes include a difficult hike in Staunton State Park on Thursday, August 11th followed by an easy “full moon” hike on August 18th to Roxborough State Park for an evening hike ($12 for this shorter hike). Call 303-205-7500 for a complete schedule and/or to register.
Confused about your computer, phone or tablet? Makan Tabrizi is our gadget guru and can help get you up to speed. Call 303-205-7500 to schedule a One-on-One tutoring session with him.
Camera, Phone or Tablet One-on-One – receive a private 1-hour tutoring session, call to schedule – $30/hour
Computer Tutoring One-on-One – receive a private 1-hour tutoring session, call to schedule – $30/hour
Couples Ballroom Dance
This 3-week class focuses on the Mambo; sign up as a couple or a single. Classes held Fridays, August 5th, 12th & 19th. Cost is $20 pp or $11 pp for Wheat Ridge SilverSneaker¨ cardholders; call 303-205-7500 to register.
Dance, Dance, Dance
The Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center offers a wide variety of ongoing dance classes to include: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced Tap; Belly Dancing, Hula, Ballroom, Zumba and Western Line Dancing. Call 303-205-7500 for more information.
We have a lot of fun, new art classes starting in the next few months; call 303-205-7500 for more info.
Special Interest Drop-In Groups (Drop-in fees $2 unless otherwise noted)
- Duplicate Bridge – Every Monday 12-3:45pm, bring a partner (fee $2.50 ea.)
- Low Vision Support Group – 3rd Tuesdays (August 16th) 1:30-2:30pm – Free
- Write & Share – Tuesday (August 30th) 2-3:30pm
- Krafty Needles, Knit & Crochet Group – Every Tuesday 9:30-11am
- Social Bridge – Every Tuesday, 12:40-3:45pm
- Smile-Hi Healing Laughter – Every Tuesday, 12:15-1:15pm
- NEW! Drop-in Improv Class – 4th Tuesdays, 11am-12pm
- Silversmith Lab – Every Wednesday, 9-12noon
- Woodcarvers Guild – Every Wednesday, 1-3:30pm
- Genealogy Genies –Will resume meeting in September
- Pinochle – Every Friday from 12:30pm to 3:30pm