Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center – Sept. 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.
Barbershop Quartet Lunch
Take a walk down memory lane as the awarding winning Continuum Barbershop Quartet sings some old time favorites. Enjoy a delicious bowl of soup, complete with fresh bread and dessert prior to the entertainment.
This fun afternoon will take place on Thursday, Sept. 28th at 12noon; cost is $8, call 303-205-7500 to register.
Write Your Own Will
In a single sitting, you will complete a simple will, a living will, medical power of attorney, financial power of attorney and more, all with the help of a licensed attorney. 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 Wed. Sept. 20th from 12-4pm; cost is $125 per person, call 303-205-7500 to register. Pre-registration is required.
Bridge Class on Defense
Defense is one of the most difficult but rewarding aspects of bridge. Everything from opening leads, to signals, to reading the dummy is covered. A good defender is almost always a winning player. This class is for the intermediate to advanced bridge player. This 10-week class will be held on Thursdays, Sept. 14th-Nov. 16th from 1-3:30pm; cost is $48, call 303-205-7500 to register.
Sit back, relax and enjoy our free monthly movie! “Born in China” will be shown on Thursday, Sept. 21st at 1pm. No RSVP needed, just show up!
PWR Moves – Parkinson’s Fitness Class
Moves 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.
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
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.
Time to Go Hiking
On Thursday, Sept. 21st we’re headed to Mule Deer Trail in Golden Gate State Park. Cost for the hike is $18. Call 303-205-7500 to register. Not quite up for a hike? Try our Ramblers walking group! The Ramblers head out every Thursday to a different walking destination ($6 each) call 303-205-7500 for more info.
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 (Sept. 19th) 1:30-2:30pm – Free
Write & Share –4th Tuesdays (Sept. 26th) 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, 1-3:30pm
Genealogy Group –3rd Thursdays (Sept. 21st) 1:30-3pm
Booktalk –4th Thursdays –10-11:30am – Sept. 28th – Book: “Total Control”
Pinochle – Every Friday from 12:30pm to 3:30pm
NEW! Canasta – 2nd Fridays from 1-3:30pm
Wheat Ridge Active Adult Center
6363 W. 35th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033