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50 Plus Front Range Forum – M Front Range Forum is an organization serving the residents of Northern Colorado’s Front Range who are intellectually curious and dedicated to enriching their daily lives with the joy that comes with life-long learning. Members facilitate classes for each other; participants take part in short presentations and informal discussions. The Forum offers 8–10 classes 3 times a year; classes meet two hours a week for up to eight weeks. Topics for study have varied from the Vikings to the Movies; from the Civil War to Science; and from Van Gogh to Broadway Musicals. In addition the Forum sponsors lectures, and a summer program. For twenty years the Forum has offered friendship and camaraderie. Our newsletter, published four times a year, outlines the courses and lectures offered (Found on line Present membership is $20 per year. For more information call Katie Stieber at 970.224.6029. The Forum welcomes Senior Center Members who want to enrich their lives through learning. Harmonettes – M Do you enjoy singing favorite songs from your younger years? The Harmonettes practice and perform seasonal and themed programs of popular music from years past for local assisted living facilities and for special events. No choral experience is required, but ability to read music is helpful. Men and women 50+ are welcome. Contact Katie Stieber at 970.224.6029 for further information. Location: Senior Center Note: No session held on the 3rd Monday of the month. Practice Ongoing M 9:00–10:30 AM No Fee Older Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgender (OGLBT) This group meets monthly for breakfast or dinner. The locations and times change monthly. It is a social network for persons that are OGLBT and age 50+. Please contact Katie Stieber on her private phone line at 224-6029 or at SOAP Troupe (Slightly Older Adult Players) – M SOAP Troupe produces two major shows per year featuring a variety of acts/short skits, monologues, stand-up comedy, song, dance or instrumental performances, a short play and usually a melodrama or short comedy. Whether you are experienced or a beginner, your talent can be used to act, pound nails, sew, sing and/or write. Monthly programs and activities are planned. Interested persons are encouraged to attend a meeting. SOAP Troupe is only open to Senior Center Members who are 50+. Dues are $10 annually. SOAP meets at 3:00 PM on the fourth Tuesday of each month on the stage of the Senior Center. Contact Katie Stieber at 970.224.6029 for membership information. The Writers Group – M Express yourself through writing in any manner you choose regardless of content, genre, or skill. Participants gather weekly to share their work and occasionally write on a topic selected by all. You will be asked to sign in at the meetings; new participants are always welcome. (Senior Center members 50+ only). Location: The Farm 600 N. Sherwood Note: Take notice of new, temporary location Ongoing Tu 10:00 AM –Noon No Fee Health & Wellness Services Services Procedures Payment is required in advance for services. Services will include, but are not limited to, foot care and full body massage. A service reservation must be canceled at least 24 hours in advance. If not, the fee for this service will not be refunded. Following three missed appointments, the participant will no longer be able to schedule that service at the Senior Center. Arthritis Support Group Will resume their meetings in fall. This group is designed to offer information and support for those who have arthritis, their family members, friends and/or caregivers. Every meeting provides an opportunity to learn more about arthritis and related resources to meet other people with the condition, network, and share common experiences. Bring your lunch. Age: 50 years & up Location: Senior Center 12/9, 1/13, 2/10 M 11:00 AM –12:30 PM No Fee Audiology Screens – MO A certified audiologist from All About Hearing will be available for hearing screenings, cleaning of hearing aids and to check hearing aids and do simple maintenance. Audiologist: Brenna Whittey Location: Senior Center 1/8 W 8:30–9:30 AM No Fee Blood Pressure Checks – MO This is an opportunity for seniors to sit down with a registered nurse on a one-to-one basis to get blood pressures taken and ask any health-related questions. Care Provider: Health District Nurse Age: All ages Location: Senior Center 12/16, 1/20, 2/17 M 10:00 AM –Noon No Fee Recreator Winter 2014 101

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Recreator - Winter 2014
From Recreation Director
Registration Information
Facility Profiles
Adaptive Recreation
Alternative Programs
Low Intensity
Aqua Fitness
Medium Intensity
High Intensity
Lifeguard Training
Arts & Crafts
Dance & Movement
Early Learning
Parent with Child
Education & Enrichment
The Farm
Gardens on Spring Creek
Ice Skating
Speed Skating
Youth Hockey
Outdoor Recreation
Special Events
Youth Team Sports
50 Plus
Clubs & Organizations
Social Opportunities
Trips & Travel
Age Index

Recreator - Winter 2014