Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Oct. 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 ‘Rooted in Fun’ guide, call 303-205-7500.
Sit back, relax and enjoy our free monthly movie! “Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill” will be shown on Thursday, October 25th at 1:00pm. No RSVP needed, just show up!
Bring your washed apples and containers and use our antique press to make your own cider on Sat. October 13th from 10am-2pm at the Historic Park at 4610 Robb St. For more info contact the Wheat Ridge Historical Society at 303-421-9111.
Call 303-205-7500 to register.
Color Pencil Techniques – 4 class; Mondays, Oct. 15th-Nov. 5th. Cost is $70 + $5 supply fee
Beaded Snowflake Ornament– 1 class; Friday, Oct. 19th. Cost is $20 + $10 supply fee
Japanese Bunka – 6 classes; Thursdays, Oct. 25th-Dec. 6th. Cost is $29 + kit fee
Pottery – 8 classes; Tuesdays, Oct. 30th. Cost is $65 + $20 supply fee
Learn the basics of hand drumming, drums are provided. Then next 4-week class begins on Tues. Sept. 4th. Cost is $25 (discounted price for SilverSneakers). Call 303-205-7500 to register or for more info.
Evening Fitness Classes
Zumba – 6 week class starts Tues. Oct. 2nd, 6-7pm. Cost is $36; reduced fee for SilverSneakers®
Qi Gong – 6 week class starts Wed. Oct. 17th, 4:45-5:45pm. Cost is $41; reduced fee for SilverSneakers®
Yoga – 6 week class starts Wed. Oct. 10th, 6-7pm. Cost is $38; 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.
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 8:30am 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).
Uber Rides & Food Deliver Class – 1 class; Mon. Oct. 1st. Cost $20
Grocery Delivery Class – 1 class; Wed. Oct. 3rd. Cost $20
Learn to use Netflix Class– 1 class; Mon. Oct. 8th. Cost $20
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 2-3:30pm – Bring a poem or short story to share.
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 – 3rd Thursdays 1:30-3pm
Booktalk –4th Thursdays, 10-11:30am; Book: “Almost Gone”
Pinochle – Every Friday from 12:30pm to 3:15pm
Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center (AAC)
6363 W. 35th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033