Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – July 2019
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
Come to this monthly meet-n-greet and learn about all the fun things the Active Adult Center has to offer. Bring a friend and win a prize! This free meeting will be held on Monday, July 15th from 10-11am. RSVP by calling 303-205-7500.
Hop on board the casino’s motor coach for a few hours of gaming at the Mardi Gras Casino in Black Hawk. Register now for this trip that leaves the AAC at 9am sharp on Wed. July 10th; cost is $9. Call 303-205-7500 to get signed up!
Free Concerts in the Park – Venue Change!
Every Wednesday (June 26th – July 31st) there will be free concerts at 6:30pm at Prospect Park – 44th & Robb St. in Wheat Ridge, come enjoy some great music!
Health Screening Day
Discover vital health information which can better equip you to strive for optimal health. Several health screenings will be offered onsite: blood pressure, hearing, genexe cancer genetics screenings and more! Bring your ID and health insurance card on screening day, Monday, July 29th from 10am-2pm.
Will Maker Legal Seminar – Write Your Own Will
You’ll complete a simple will, a living will, medical and financial power of attorney in this 4 hour class. Fee includes all materials, witnessing and notarizing. This class will be held on Wed. July 10th, cost is $125 per person; call 303-205-7500 to register.
Sit back, relax and enjoy our free monthly movie! “Aquaman” will be shown on Thursday, July 25th at 1:00pm. No RSVP needed, just show up!
Call 303-205-7500 to register.
Early Heart Attack Recognition – Monday. July 8th – Free but call 303-205-7500 to register.
Pottery Class Tues. Evenings – July 23rd-Aug 20th from 5:30-8:30pm fee $95 + $20 supply fee
Fused Glass Class – Saturday, July 20th from 9:30-11:30am fee $18 + $24 supply fee
Couples Ballroom Dancing – 3 classes, starting Friday, July 12th – Cost $27pp; reduced fee for SilverSneakers®
Evening Fitness Classes
Energy Flow- 6-week session starts Mon. July 22nd; 5:30-6:30pm. Cost is $41; reduced fee for SilverSneakers®
Zumba- 6-week session starts Tues. July 23rd; 6-7pm. Cost is $36; reduced fee for SilverSneakers®
Qi Gong- 6-week session starts Wed. July 31st; 4:30-5:30pm. Cost is $41; 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.
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
Write & Share – 4th Tuesdays, (July 23rd) 2-3:30pm
Silversmith Lab – Every Wednesday, 9-12noon
Woodcarvers Guild – Every Wednesday, 1-3:45pm
Pastel Painting – 2nd Thursdays 10am-12:15pm (fee $3.00)
Japanese Bunka Embroidery – Thurs. 1-3pm (fee $3.00)
Genealogy Group – Will return in September
Booktalk –Thursday, July 25th, 10-11:30am; Book: “Becoming”
Pinochle – Every Friday from 12:30pm to 3:15pm
NEW! Hootenanny Jam – come jam with fellow musicians – Every Friday, 1-3pm
Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center (AAC)
6363 W. 35th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033