Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – June 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 ‘Possibilities’ newsletter, call 303-205-7500.
How to Open a “Can of Worms” on Aging
Do not let this “can of worms” scare you. It is definitely worth opening. Join for a heartfelt, humorous and candid discussion on choosing your path to aging. It is all about YOUR choices and sharing those with loved ones. Starting the conversation, is the hardest part. Let this conversation be your can opener. No actual decisions need to be made during the course of this presentation, just a willingness to begin thinking about it. Adult children are welcome to attend. June 21st at 1pm; $10 (Dessert will be served)
Sit back, relax and enjoy our free monthly movie! “I Can Only Imagine” will be shown on Thursday, June 28th at 1:00pm. No RSVP needed, just show up!
Call 303-205-7500 to register.
Jewelry: Jump Ring & Pony Bead Bracelet– 1 class; Monday, June 18th. Cost is $10 + $10 supply fee
Fused Glass – 1 class; Sat. June 23rd. Cost is $16 + $24 supply fee
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 different 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.
Are you confused about 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 ($40/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.)
Write & Share –4th Tuesdays (June 26th) 2-3:30pm – Bring your stories or poems!
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 – Doesn’t meet again until September
Booktalk –Thursday, 10-11:30am – June 23rd – Book: “A Tale of Two Cities”
Pinochle – Every Friday from 12:30pm to 3:15pm
Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center (AAC)
6363 W. 35th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033