Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Dec. 2018
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 ‘Rooted in Fun’ guide, call 303-205-7500.
For additional info on our programs, visit www.rootedinfun.com
Welcome to the AAC!
Curious about our Active Adult Center? Come to our monthly meet-n-greet. The next on will be held on Monday, Dec. 17th at 10am, this is free but please RSVP by calling 303-205-7500.
White Elephant Gift Exchange
Mix and mingle at this event where it is completely acceptable to re-gift! Bring a wrapped item valued at $15 or under. We’ll have some yummy treats as well. All the fun will take place on Thurs. Dec. 20th; cost is $5, call 303-205-7500 to register.
Sit back, relax and enjoy our free monthly movie! “Holiday Inn” will be shown on Thursday, Dec. 27th at 1:00pm. No RSVP needed, just show up!
Call 303-205-7500 to register.
Fused Glass – 1 class; Thurs, Dec. 6th. Cost is $16 + $24 supply fee (evening class)
Beginner Ukulele Group
In this class you will learn to strum, play chords, Hawaiian and popular songs. Bring your ukulele, a music stand and your desire to have fun. The next 6-week class begins on Tues. Dec. 4th. Cost is $28. Call 303-205-7500 to register or for more info.
Evening Fitness Classes
Qi Gong – 6 week session starts Wed. Dec. 5th, 4:45-5:45pm. Cost is $41; reduced fee for SilverSneakers®
Yoga – 6 week session starts Wed. Dec. 5th, 6-7pm. Cost is $38; reduced fee for SilverSneakers®
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.
Ramblers Walking Group
Are you looking for great destinations, or hidden gems for a quick stroll around the metro area? Every Thursday the Ramblers set out at 9am to explore different area parks. The cost for each trip is $6 which includes van transportation and a driver/escort. This group is geared toward beginner/intermediate walkers! Call 303-205-7500 for more info.
Do you need some help navigating 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 ($45/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.)
Friends in Stitches – Knit & Crochet Group – Every Tuesday 9:30-11:30am
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, 1-3:45pm
Genealogy Group – 3rd Thursdays 1:30-3pm
Booktalk –Thursday, Dec. 20th, 10-11:30am; Book: “The Unquiet Dead”
Pinochle – Every Friday from 12:30pm to 3:15pm
Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center (AAC)
6363 W. 35th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033