Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Jan. 2023
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
The Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center is open Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4pm. Call 303-205-7500 to get signed up for the AAC E-newsletter that gets emailed out the first Friday of each month. The Rooted in Fun Activity Guide is available online and in print, stop by and pick one up. The guides are available 24/7 in the brochure box in front of the AAC.
Alexander Hamilton and the Media
In 1801, Hamilton founded the New York Evening Post. He spent his entire career either battling with or trying to control the media. Join us as Hal Bidlack portrays Hamilton and shares some history of politics and the media dating back 200 years. A hearty lunch will be served prior to the performance on Friday, Jan. 20th; cost is $17, register by calling 303-205-7500.
Enjoy the movie “Top Gun Maverick” will be shown on Thursday, Jan. 26th 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! The original “Top Gun” will be shown on Jan. 12th at 1pm, call to register for that one as well.
Join in the fun on the first Thursday of each month for this fun and fast paced dice game. It’s easy to learn, so beginners are always welcome. A light lunch is served beforehand. Cost is $8, call 303-205-7500 to get signed up.
Valentine Card Workshop
Join us for this fun 3-hour workshop on Sat. Jan. 21st to create your own Valentine cards. Create 6 – 10 cards using a variety of materials and designs. Cost is $30, all supplies are included. Call 303-205-7500 to register.
Food Sensitivities, Intolerance and Allergies
Discover the difference between sensitivities, intolerance, and allergies and how to heal the gut and improve digestion. Class will be held on Friday, Jan.27th, cost is $15, call 303-205-7500 to register.
Write Your Own Will Class
In a single sitting you will create a simple will along with a living will, medical power of attorney and more. Class will be held on Sat. Jan. 28th, cost is $172 per person. Valid for Colorado residents only – call 303-205-7500 to register.
We have numerous outings planned for January, stop by the AAC and pick up a copy of the trip offerings and join the fun! We also offer ski & 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, 9-12noon
Booktalk – Jan. 27th, 10am – Book: Last Bus to Wisdom
Pastel Painting – 2nd Thursdays, 10am
Fitness and Dance
While many of our dance and fitness classes have returned to in-person, some of our classes remain on Zoom. Registration is required for all classes for the time being, call 303-205-7500 to register.
More information on all AAC activities offered are available in the printed Rooted in Fun Guide or online at: www.rootedinfun.com
Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center (AAC)
6363 W. 35th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033