Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Feb. 2024

Please pre-register where necessary. All events and classes are held at the AAC unless otherwise noted. For additional info on our programs, visit www.rootedinfun.com

Legendary Ladies Luncheon
Step back in time to hear why Emily Griffith, Alice Ramsey, Elaine Goodale Eastman, and Lillie Hitchcock Coit made history. These entertaining performers will share stories of life back in the 1800’s. Discover which women were very influential in shaping Colorado’s history. This event will be held on Friday, Feb. 9th. cost is $20, call 303-205-7500 to get registered.

Puzzle It – Wheat Ridge vs Edgewater
Teams of 2 compete with other teams to finish the same 500-piece puzzle. The team that finishes the puzzle in the shortest amount of time wins a prize. Represent Wheat Ridge so that we can earn bragging rights to being the Puzzle Masters. Don’t delay, limited number of teams accepted. This free event will be held at the Edgewater Civic Center in the City Council Chambers – 1800 Harlan St. on Thursday, Feb. 29th, call 303-205-7500 to sign up for Team Wheat Ridge!

Power of Breath
Experience how to use Kundalini Yoga breathing techniques to reduce stress and increase your vitality. Kundalini offers a holistic technology that can be used by people of all ages and beliefs. Learn to optimize breath, along with a variety of breathing patterns. You’ll have a variety of breathing techniques after this 2-hour workshop to be held on Saturday, Feb. 24th. Cost is $10, call 303-205-7500 to register.

Gentle Yoga
Find your inner power! With an emphasis on fitness and a health-based approach to Vinyasa style yoga, you will develop core strength, improve flexibility, and become more centered through a series of yoga asanas (poses). Bring your yoga mat and join instructor Lisa Toyne on Tuesday evenings from 6-7pm. Cost for each monthly session is $25, call 303-205-7500 to pre-register.

Movie Matinee
Enjoy the movie “Book Club: The Next Chapter” on Thursday, Feb. 22nd at 1pm, the movie is free but pre-registration is required, call 303-205-7500 to register. Bring $1 for pop & popcorn, if you like!

We have numerous outings planned each month, stop by the AAC to pick up the latest copy of the trip guide. We also offer ski and snowshoe trips and weekly walking outings. Call 303-205-7500 to register or register online at: rootedinfun.com

Special Interest Drop-In Groups (Drop-in fees $4.50 paid for with an Electronic Enrichment Pass)
Train Dominoes – 2nd Mondays, 1pm
Silversmith Lab – Every Wednesday, 9am – noon
Booktalk – Thursday, Feb. 22nd – Book: A Fever in the Heartland by Timothy Egan
Pastel Painting – 2nd Thursdays, 10am
Maj Jong – Wednesdays, 9-11am
Canasta – 1st and 3rd Fridays, 1-3pm
Fitness and Dance
Stop by the AAC and pick up a Fitness and Dance schedule.

More information on all AAC activities offered are available in the printed Rooted in Fun Guide or online at: www.rootedinfun.com. You can also pick up a copy at the AAC or the Wheat Ridge Recreation Center.

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