Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – July 2023
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
Tea and Musicale
Enjoy an engaging evening of varied musical experiences, hear lesser heard instruments and vocals from yesteryear to present-day. Sweet and savory tea foods will be served along with iced tea on Thursday, July 13th, cost is $17. Call 303-205-7500 to register.
Performance in the Park
Come listen to a different band at Anderson Park (44th and Field) every Wednesday throughout July. Concerts are free and begin at 6:30pm. There will be food trucks at each concert. Bring a chair or a blanket.
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 starting on July 11th. Cost for each monthly session is $25, call 303-205-7500 to register.
Fundamentals of Social Dance
Find your joy and confidence of moving on the dance floor, no need to bring your own partner. You will dance with multiple partnersand learn how to lead and follow. The focus is on fun and dancing! An emphasis on Swing and Blues music. New 4-week evening class will begin on Monday, July 10th, call 303-205-7500 to register or for more info.
Enjoy the movie “Whitney Houston: I Want to Dance with Somebody” on Thursday, July 27th 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 for July, stop by the AAC to pick up a copy of the trip guide. We also offer hikes throughout the spring and summer 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 – Thur. July 28th, 10am – Book: “Born a Crime” by Trevor Noah
Pastel Painting – 2nd Thursdays, 10am
Maj Jong – Wednesdays, 9-11am
Canasta – 1st and 3rd Fridays, 1-3pm
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 Zoom classes, 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. You can also pick up a copy at the AAC or the Wheat Ridge Recreation Center.
Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center (AAC)
6363 W. 35th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033