Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Mar 2017
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.
St. Patrick’s Day Dinner
Everyone has a wee bit ‘o Irish in ’em! So join your friends and family for the best corned beef and cabbage around, with all the trimmings ‘o course. The lively steppin’ of traditional Irish Step Dancers will top off the evening of Friday, March 17th, cost is $11. Sign up early as this annual dinner sells out fast! 303-205-7500
Sit back, relax and enjoy our free monthly movie! “Florence Foster Jenkins” starring Meryl Streep, will be shown on Thursday, March 30th at 1pm. No RSVP needed, just show up!
Clean Green with Essential Oils
This year commit to cleaning green! You will learn how to use natural products and essential oils to clean and freshen your home. Even learn how to use essential oils for pest control! Make and take your own room spray, drawer sachet and pest repellent. Sat. Mar. 25th, cost $8; call 303-205-7500 to register.
We have a lot of fun, new art classes starting in the next few months; call 303-205-7500 for more info.
Batik with Watercolor – 4 classes – Saturdays, Mar. 4-25 from 9am-12pm, cost: $45 + $15 supply fee
Watercolor Cards – 4 classes – Fridays, Mar. 17-Apr. 7 from 1-3:30pm, cost: $25 + $20 supply fee
Beginning Watercolor II – 6 classes – Mondays, Mar. 6-Apr. 10 from 9-11:30am, cost: $65
Pottery – 8 classes – Tuesdays, Mar. 14-May 9 from 12:30-3:30am, cost: $65 + $15 supply fee
Just Drawing – 6 classes – Fridays, Mar. 31-May 5 from 9:30-11:30am, cost: $50 + $15 supply fee
Continuing Pastel – 6 classes – Mondays, Mar. 6-Apr. 10 from 1-3pm, cost: $50
Japanese Bunka – 6 classes –Thursdays, Mar. 16-Apr. 20 from 1-3pm, cost: $29 + kit fee
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.
Camera, Phone or Tablet One-on-One – receive a private 1-hour tutoring session, call to schedule – $35/hour
Computer Tutoring One-on-One – receive a private 1-hour tutoring session, call to schedule – $35/hour
Learn to use your iPad – 2 classes, M/W Mar. 6 & 8 – $45 call 303-205-7500 to register
Intermediate iPad – 2 classes, M/W Mar. 13 & 15 – $45 call 303-205-7500 to register
iPhone Basics – 2 classes, M/W Mar. 20 & 22 – $45 call 303-205-7500 to register
Tablet Tips – 2 classes, M/W Mar. 20 & 22 – $45 call 303-205-7500 to register
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.
Skiing and Snowshoeing
Fed up with traffic in the mountains? Let us do the driving! Whether you are a downhill skier or a Cross Country skier or snowshoer, we’ve got you covered. Call 303-205-7500 to get a copy of the “Snow News is Good News” ski and snowshoe schedule mailed or emailed to you.
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.)
Low Vision Support Group – 3rd Tuesdays (Mar. 21st) 1:30-2:30pm – Free
Write & Share –4th Tuesdays (Mar. 28th) 2-3:30pm
Krafty Needles, Knit & Crochet Group – Every Tuesday 9:30-11am
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, 1-3:30pm
Genealogy Group – Thursday, Mar. 16th, 1:30-3pm
Booktalk –Thursday – (Mar. 23rd) 10-11:30am; Book: The Little Paris Bookshop
Pinochle – Every Friday from 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center
6363 W. 35th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033