Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Dec. 2017
Please pre-register where necessary. All events and classes are held at the AAC unless otherwise noted.
If you would like to be mailed a copy of our ‘Possibilities’ newsletter, call 303-205-7500.
White Elephant Christmas Party
Bring a wrapped White Elephant Gift for this hilarious gift exchange! We’ll have a delicious lunch before the exchange on Thursday, Dec. 21st, cost is $8, call 303-205-7500 to register. Pre-registration is required
Mardi Gras Casino
Don’t miss the bus! We‘re headed up to Mardi Gras Casino in Black Hawk on Wednesday, Dec. 27th. Cost is $10, call 303-205-7500 to get registered.
Write Your Own Will
In a single sitting, you will complete a simple will, a living will, medical power of attorney, financial power of attorney and more, all with the help of a licensed attorney. Fee includes all materials, witnessing and notarizing. You don’t need to bring anything special to this class; however you may want to bring a snack as this is a long class. Pre-registration required. This class will be held on Saturday, Dec. 9 from 10am-2pm; cost is $125 per person, call 303-205-7500 to register. Pre-registration is required.
Sit back, relax and enjoy our free monthly movie! “Victoria & Adul” will be shown on Thursday, Dec. 28th at 1pm. No RSVP needed, just show up!
Snow News is Good News!
We’ve got our 2018 Ski & Snowshoe schedule ready. Trips start in January. Call 303-205-7500 for more info or to get mailed a copy of the schedule.
PWR Moves – Parkinson’s Fitness Class
Certified Instructor Stephanie Uszacki leads this class that starts off with foundational moves and progresses through building endurance, strength and flexibility. Caregivers are welcome to attend and assist. This drop-in class is held every Tuesday from 1-2pm, cost is $3.50 or free to Wheat Ridge SilverSneaker® cardholders.
Are you confused about your camera, computer, cell 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. ($35/hour)
Dance, Dance, Dance
The Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center offers a wide variety of ongoing dance classes which include: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced Tap; Belly Dancing, Hula, Ballroom, Zumba and Western Line Dancing. Call 303-205-7500 for more information.
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 (Dec. 19th) 1:30-2:30pm – Free
Write & Share –4th Tuesdays (Dec. 26th) 2-3:30pm – Bring your stories or poems!
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 Group –3rd Thursdays (Dec. 21st) 1:30-3pm
Booktalk –Thursday, 10-11:30am – December 28th – Book: “The Rosie Project”
Pinochle – Every Friday from 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Canasta – Some Fridays, call for details 303-205-7500
Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center
6363 W. 35th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033