Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Mar. 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.
St. Patrick’s Dinner
Join your friends and family at the AAC for the best corned beef and cabbage around on Friday, March 16th; cost is $11. Traditional Irish Step Dancers will top off the evening. This sells out fast so call 303-205-7500 to get registered.
Write Your Own Will
With the help of a licensed attorney, you will complete a simple will, a living will, medical power of attorney, financial power of attorney and more. Fee includes all materials, witnessing and notarizing. You don’t need to bring anything special to this class; however you may want to bring a snack as this is a long class. Pre-registration required. This class will be held on Wednesday, March 14th from 12-4pm; cost is $125 per person, call 303-205-7500 to register. Pre-registration is required.
Evening Fitness Classes
Zumba – – 6-week session starts Tuesday, March 13th from 6-7pm. Cost $36.
Qi Gong – 6-week session starts Wednesday, March 21st from 4:30-5:30pm. Cost is $41.
Yoga – 6-week session starts Wednesday, March 21st from 6-7pm. Cost is $38.
Discounted fees for Wheat Ridge SilverSneaker cardholders. Call 303-205-7500 to register.
Art Classes for You!
Call 303-205-7500 to register.
Pottery –8 classes; begins Tuesday, March 6th from 12:30-3:30pm. Cost is $65 – $20 supply fee
Japanese Bunka – 6 classes; begins Thur. March 15th from 1-3pm. Cost is $29 + kit fee
Batik with Watercolor – 4 classes; begins Sat. March 3rd from 9am-noon. Cost is $45 + $15 supply fee
Beads – Necklace and Earrings class – 1 class; Monday, March 26th. Cost is $10 + $15 supply fee
Sit back, relax and enjoy our free monthly movie! “Same Kind of Different as Me” will be shown on Thursday, March 22nd at 1:00pm. No RSVP needed, just show up!
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.
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 ($35/hour) or register for one of these upcoming classes: Wed. March 21st – Health and Fitness Apps & Google and Apple Maps. Monday, March 26th – Google Assist or Siri. Wednesday, March 28th – How to use Uber. These classes are $20 each, call 303-205-7500 to get signed up.
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 (March 27th) 2-3:30pm – Bring your stories or poems!
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, 1-3:45pm
Genealogy Group –3rd Thursdays (March 15th) 1:30-3pm
Booktalk –Thursday, 10-11:30am – March 27th – Book: “Blue Heaven”
Pinochle – Every Friday from 12:30pm to 3:15pm
Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center (AAC)
6363 W. 35th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033