Active Adult Center Classes

 

Classes are designed to keep your mind and body active; they range from fitness, AARP driver safety, computers, ceramics and more.

See some examples of our classes below…

Woodshop Required Safety Class

Do you enjoy woodworking? We have one of the best woodshops in town. This class is a requirement for those who wish to use the woodshop at the Active Adult Center. The 2-hour course will focus on the use of tools and equipment as well as general woodshop safety. After passing the class, you will have an annual pass to use the woodshop anytime the facility is open to work on your personal projects. Age 50+.

Rocks to Gems – Classes will begin Fall 2021

Join this “gem” of a class and learn beginning lapidary. Prepare stones for mounting, turn them into jewelry or any other project of your choice. There is a $10 lab fee payable the first day of class, cash only.

Please Note: NO ONE UNDER THE AGE OF 21 IS ALLOWED IN LAPIDARY.

Paint Class – coming soon

Create art inspired by various styles past and present. No prior experience. Supplies not included.

Writing Your Life

Write Your Life Part 1: September 16 – December 9 (no class Thanksgiving week)
Thursdays from 10:30 a.m.-noon. Instructor Mary Borg
Fee: $75 member, $80 non-member (12 weeks)

Write Your Life Part 2: September 16 – December 9 (no class Thanksgiving week)
Thursdays from 1:30-3 p.m. Instructor Mary Borg
Fee: $75 member, $80 non-member (12 weeks)

AARP Drivers Safety

​The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP), with the Greeley Active Adult Center, is partnering up to provide monthly four-hour sessions of this informative course.
Fall 2021 Schedule: September 9, October 14, November 11, December 9 from 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
Call the front desk at 970-350-9440 to reserve your seat.

Chess Class

We welcome intermediate and advanced chess players. U.S. Candidate Master, Brad Lundstrom, provides chess lessons for all levels. Play for fun or join our tournaments for prizes and Active Adult Center championships. Class begins Tuesday, July 6-27 from 10-11 a.m. Registration required

Stories From Colorado History

Whether you have lived in Colorado all your life or are a newcomer, the stories of Colorado are fascinating. We’ll explore the history of Colorado up through the events of WWII. Instructor: Mary Borg. This course will included suggested readings, opinions and lectures and will culminate in a trip to History Colorado in Denver!

Wednesday, September 15-November 17 from 10:30 a.m.-noon 
Fee: $65 member, $70 non-member plus entrance fee to museum (10 weeks)