Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Dec. 2015
The Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center offers a wide variety of activities for the 50 and up crowd. Choose from numerous exercise classes and a variety of general interest classes, or hone your technical skills in one of our computer classes. We also have an excellent Trip Program and many wonderful Special Events held throughout the year. We are proud to be a SilverSneakers facility. Please feel free to stop in sometime or contact us for additional information.
Christmas Card Workshop
Come paint your own Christmas cards and send them to the special people in your life! Use pastels, colored pencils, pen & ink and watercolors. Patterns available, cards with envelopes & all painting supplies ($10 supply fee) furnished. One day of fun! Friday, Dec. 11th. Cost is $10 + $10 supply fee. Pre-register by calling 303-205-7500.
Computer and Technology
We offer a wide variety of computer classes from basic info to learning about your tablet or even your phone. Please call 303-205-7500 for a complete schedule of upcoming classes being offered.
- Camera, Phone or Tablet One-on-One – receive a private 1-hour tutoring session, call to schedule – $25/hour
- Computer Tutoring One-on-One – receive a private 1-hour tutoring session, call to schedule – $25/hour
Evening Fitness Classes
- Qi Gong – new 6-week class will begin on Wed. Dec. 2nd 4:30-5:30pm; cost is $39, discount for Wheat Ridge SilverSneaker cardholders. Call 303-205-7500 to register.
- Yoga – new 6-week class will begin on Wed. Dec. 2nd, 6-7pm; cost is $36, discount for Wheat Ridge SilverSneaker cardholders. Call 303-205-7500 to register.
Dance, Dance, Dance
- Belly Dance – new 6-week session begins Thursday, Dec 3rd; $26 or free for SilverSneaker cardholders.
- 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 Dance. Call 303-205-7500 for more information.
Special Interest Drop-In Groups (drop-in fee $2)
- Duplicate Bridge – Every Monday 12-3:45pm, bring a partner (fee $2.50 ea.)
- Low Vision Support Group – 3rd Tuesdays (Dec. 15th) 1:30-2:30pm – Free
- Write & Share – 3rd Tuesdays (Dec. 15th) 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
- Silversmith Lab – Every Wednesday, 9-12noon
- Woodcarvers Guild – Every Wednesday, 1-3:30pm
- Genealogy Genies – 3rd Thursdays, (Dec. 17th) – 1:30-3pm
- Blood Pressure Screenings – 4th Thursdays, 11am-1pm – Free
- Booktalk –Thursday, Dec.17th from 10-11:30am – Book: Ordinary Grace
- Pinochle – Every Friday from 12:30pm to 3:30pm
To receive a complete listing of all of our wonderful programs, call us and we’ll mail you a copy of our “Possibilities” activities guide. All ages are welcome to participate in these programs. Please pre-register where necessary.
Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center
6363 W. 35th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033