50+ Programs, Sports & Travel

Greeley Active Adult Center

Greeley Active Adult Center

1010 6th Street
Greeley, CO 80631
970-350-9440

Hours

Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Saturday 12-4pm
Sunday closed

Facility Closures

Thu, July 4 (Independence Day)

Staff

Tiffany Skoglund, Recreation Supervisor
970-350-9436

Lorraine Zamora, Senior Sports Coordinator
970-350-9421

Lindsie Rupp, Senior Trips Coordinator
970-350-9560

Laura Anderson, Customer Service Representative
970-350-9442

The Greeley Active Adult Center is committed to providing a variety of opportunities so being active can be a way of life. Adults aged 50 and above can socialize at the center, whether through trips or while participating in one of our many programs.

We offer a wide array of clubs, sports, SilverSneakers® fitness programs, special events, holiday lunches, ice cream socials, health and safety seminars, and travel opportunities including local and international excursions, lunches with Gabbie Gourmet, sporting events, museums and more.

Staying healthy is easy with our wide array of fitness programs and sports.

Classes
Classes are designed to keep your mind and body active, they range from fitness, AARP driver safety, computers, ceramics and more. View the Recreation Connection magazine below for a full list of what we offer.
 

See some of our classes below

Woodshop Required Safety Class 

Do you enjoy woodworking? We have one of the best woodshops in town. Beginning in 2019, this class will be 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+.

Mon, June 3 • 9:30-11:30am
Thu, June 20 • 5:30-7:30pm

Mon, July 8 • 9:30-11:30am
Thu, July 18 • 5:30-7:30pm

Mon, Aug 5 • 9:30-11:30am
Thu, Aug 22 • 5:30-7:30pm

Registration Deadline May 31, June 18, July 5, July 16, Aug 2, Aug 19
Fee $15 member (must be a Active Adult Center member to use the woodshop)

 

Self-Awareness/Defense Class 
Learn all aspects of self-defense, including situation response and hands-on techniques for people of all abilities. Age 21+.

Aug 3-31 • 1-2pm

Registration Deadline July 26
Fee $25 member/$30 non-member

Programs
Play Bingo, chess, cribbage, Scrabble, Bunco, Pitch, Pinochle, Bridge or one of our other many games!
 
Or enjoy one of our many special events…
 
Hamburger Picnic
Thu, July 11 • 11:30am-1pm
Serving grilled hamburgers, potato salad, baked beans, watermelon and a beverage. Only $6!
 
Open House
Tue, Aug 20 • 4-7pm
Take a tour, visit with vendors at our resource fair and see some demonstrations from local groups. Free!
 
Golden Gallery Art Show
Reception Thur, Sept 26 • 4-6pm
Public showing Fri, Sept 27 • 3-5pm & Sat, Sept 28 • 10am-2pm
Interested in showcasing your artwork? Read the submission guidelines and fill out an application online.
Entry fee $10 per piece, Exclusively for artists 50+. For more information contact Sheri at 970-350-9437 or email Sheri.Lobmeyer@greeleygov.com.
Nutritional Lunches
We offer lunches on Mondays and Wednesdays at 11:15am. During the summer months we have an evening meal on Tuesdays at 5pm. Please call 970-350-9440 in advance for reservations.
 
Please note – there will be no lunch served on Monday, February 18 (President’s Day) and Monday, May 27 (Memorial Day)
Travel

Join the group and take historic tours, international & in-state overnight trips, or hike the day away.

Be sure to register on time so you don’t miss out on these upcoming excursions!

Tours

  • Colorado Rockies Games
    Sun, June 2 (Blue Jays) 
    Wed, July 17 (San Francisco Giants)
    Wed, Aug 14 (Arizona Diamondbacks)
    11am-7pm
    Denver
    Registration Deadline May 19, July 3, July 31
    Fee $30 member, $35 non-member
    Code # 310721
  • Wild Animal Sanctuary
    Thu, June 13 • 8am-5pm
    Keensburg
    Registration Deadline May 30
    Fee $45 member, $50 non-member
    Code # 310734
  • Renaissance Festival
    Sat, June 22 • 9am-4pm
    Larkspur
    Registration Deadline June 8
    Fee $15 member, $20 non-member
    Code # 310735
  • Reliance Fire Museum
    Tue, June 25 • 9am-4pm
    Estes Park
    Registration Deadline June 11
    Fee $15 member, $20 non-member
    Code # 310736
  • Denver Outlaws Game
    Sun, July 21 • 12-5pm
    Denver
    Registration Deadline July 7
    Fee $15 member, $20 non-member
    Code # 310702
  • Denver Mob Tour
    Tues • 9am-5pm
    July 23
    Aug 27
    Denver
    Registration Deadline July 9, Aug 13
    Fee $30 member, $35 non-member
    Code # 310727
  • Air Force Academy
    Thu, July 25 • 8am-5pm
    Colorado Springs
    Registration Deadline July 11
    Fee $20 member, $25 non-member
    Code # 310737
  • Thoroughbred Horse Racing
    Fri, July 26 • 11am-7pm
    Aurora
    Registration Deadline July 12
    Fee $25 member, $30 non-member
    Code # 310710
  • Fleece Factory of the Rockies
    Tue, July 30 • 9:30am-3pm
    LaSalle
    Registration  Deadline July 16
    Fee $20 member, $25 non-member
    Code # 310738
  • Wandering Estes Park
    Thu, Aug 8 • 9am-5pm
    Estes Park
    Registration Deadline July 25
    Fee $15 member, $20 non-member
    Code # 310702
  • Lazy B Chuckwagon Dinner & Western Show
    Thu, Aug 22 • 3:30-10:30pm
    Estes Park
    Registration Deadline July 22
    Fee $60 member, $65 non-member
    Code # 310723
  • Mardi Gras Casino Gambling Trip
    Tuesdays • 8:15am-5pm
    June 11, July 9, Aug 13
    Fee $10 member, $15 non-member
    Black Hawk
    Registration Deadline May 28, June 25, July 31
    Code # 310701
 
 

 

 

Gabbie Gourmet

We’ll do the driving; you enjoy wonderful food and laughs with good friends.
Please note: trips include transportation and escort. Meal cost not included.

Fee $10 member, $15 non-member
Code # 310712

  • Mediterranean-The Med
    Thu, June 27 • 10am-5pm
    Boulder
    Registration Deadline June 13
  • Rosario Peruvian Restaurant
    Thu, July 18 • 10am-3pm
    Longmont
    Registration Deadline July 3
  • The Yard
    Thu, Aug 15 • 10am-3pm
    Lakewood
    Registration Deadline aug 1
Sports and Tournaments

Senior sports, leagues, and tournaments help you keep a competitive edge.

Visit our Leagues and Tournaments page

Ongoing Programs include…

 

Table Tennis

We offer drop-in games during the week and some evenings.

Mondays • 1:30-4pm
Fridays • 2:30-4pm
Free to Greeley Active Adult Center members, all others $4 drop-in fee

Wed/Fri evenings from 6-9pm
Fee Free to Greeley Active Adult Center members, $4 daily drop-in or $15 monthly drop-in for non-members

 

Badminton

Play a round of badminton with adults age 50+.

Family FunPlex, 1501 65th Ave, Greeley 80634

Season April 1-June 26
Mon/Wed from 1-3:30pm

Registration Deadline June 20
Fee $8 members/$13 non-members

 

Racquetball

Love to play the game? We play on the Racquetball Courts next door!

Greeley Recreation Center, 651 10th Ave, Greeley 80631

Season April 2-June 27
Tues/Thurs from 10am-12pm

Registration Deadline June 13
Fee $7 members/$12 non-members

 

Shuffleboard

Weekly Club & Open Plan Tuesdays from 1-3pm

Monthly tournaments are held and prizes are awarded to the top 3 finishers!

Dates
Wednesdays • 9am-1pm
June 12, July 10, Aug 14

Registration Deadline June 10, July 8, Aug 12
Fee $3 members/$8 non-members

 

Pickleball

Catch the new wave and try this popular sport that’s a cross between badminton, tennis and ping-pong.
Several Leagues offered: Beginner, Experienced and 40+

Season April 1-June 29
Days vary depending on league

Greeley Recreation Center, 651 10th Ave, Greeley 80631

View full schedule on page 37 of the Recreation Connection magazine or register online using Code # 210107

Registration Deadline June 20
Fee $15 members/$20 non-members

 

Billiards & Pool Club

We offer monthly tournaments, a Pool Club or just recreational play.

Mon-Fri • 8am-5pm
Tuesday • 8am-8pm
Saturday • 12-4pm

Greeley Active Adult Center, 1010 6th St, Greeley 80631

Club Dues $12 for 6 months, $24 for 12 months
Pool Room Fee Free members/$4 non-members
(must be 21+ and accompanied by an AAC member in the Pool Room)

 

 

Corn Hole Play

Toss a beanbag into the target. Three courts available, so there’s no lines!

Beginning Feb 6 – ongoing
Wed • 1:30-3pm

Greeley Active Adult Center, 1010 6th St, Greeley 80631

Fee Free members/$4 non-members

 

Corn Hole Tournament

Back by popular demand!

Fri, March 1 • 9am-1pm

Greeley Active Adult Center, 1010 6th St, Greeley 80631

Registration Deadline Feb 25
Fee
$5 members/$10 non-members

 

Hiking Trips

Thursdays • 7am-5pm
Explore the great outdoors during one of our hikes!

May 23 • Pawnee Buttes
June 20 • Kruger Rockies
July 25 • Bridal Veil Falls
Aug 22 • Montgomery Pass
Sept 5 • Rattlesnake Gulch
Sept 26 • Bierstadt Lake
Oct 3 • Gateway Natural Area

Registration Deadliine May 20, June 17, July 22, Aug 19, Sept 3, Sept 23, Sept 30
Fee $17 member/$30 non-member

SilverSneakers®

Learn how you can become a SilverSneakers® member! Call the Active Adult Center at (970) 350-9440, Family FunPlex at (970) 350-9401, or Greeley Recreation Center at (970) 350-9400.

Classes are free for SilverSneakers® members. Non-members can check with the Guest Services staff for pricing.

Printable list of classes.

 

Participating Locations

Greeley Active Adult Center
1010 6th Street
Greeley, CO 80631
970-350-9440

Family FunPlex
1501 65th Avenue
Greeley, CO 80634
970-350-9401

Greeley Recreation Center
651 10th Avenue
Greeley, CO 80631
970-350-9400

 

SilverSneakers® Classic

Have fun and move to the music through a variety of exercises designed to increase muscular strength, range of movement and activities for daily living. Hand-held weights, elastic tubing with handles and a SilverSneakers® ball are offered for resistance. A chair is used for seated exercises and standing support. This class can be adapted depending on fitness level and abilities. It is suitable for beginning and intermediate skill levels.

Greeley Active Adult Center
Mon/Wed/Fri • 10-10:45am

Greeley Recreation Center
Tue/Thu • 9-9:45am

Family FunPlex
Tue/Thu • 11-11:45am

 

 

SilverSneakers® Yoga

Get ready to move through a complete series of seated and standing yoga poses. Chair support is offered to perform a variety of seated and standing postures designed to increase flexibility, balance and range of movement. Restorative breathing exercises and final relaxation will promote stress reduction and mental clarity. This class is suitable for nearly every fitness level.

Greeley Recreation Center
Mon/Wed • 10:45-11:30am

 

SilverSneakers® SilverSplash®

Satisfy your aqua urge for variety! SilverSplash® offers a lot of fun shallow-water movement to improve agility, flexibility and cardiovascular endurance. No swimming ability is required and a special SilverSneakers® kickboard is used to develop strength, balance and coordination.

Family FunPlex
Mon/Wed/Fri • 8-8:45am

 

SilverSneakers® Circuit

The SilverSneakers®  Circuit workout offers standing, low-impact choreography alternated with standing upper-body strength work with hand-held weights, elastic tubing with handles and a SilverSneakers® ball. A chair is available for support, This class is suitable for nearly every fitness level and can be adapted depending on the skill of individual participants.

Family FunPlex
Mon/Wed • 12-12:45pm

Greeley Recreation Center & Family FunPlex
Tue/Thu • 10-10:45am

 

SilverSneakers® Boom Move It®

A higher intensity dance workout class that improves cardio endurance and burns calories. MOVE IT is all about breaking a sweat and having fun. The class focuses on cardio endurance by starting with simple dance moves then building into more complex sequences, bringing you a great cardio workout.

Family FunPlex
Tue/Thu • 9-9:45am

 

SilverSneakers® Stability

Stability is the newest class designed to help you become stronger and improve balance. The movements taught in class focus on specific exercises to improve strength and power around the ankle, knee and hip joints, while improving reaction time. This class is designed for fall prevention and suitable for nearly every fitness level. It can be adapted depending on the skill of participants. A chair may be used for balance and support. If you require an assisted mobility and/or balance device at any time, you are required to bring it to class for the safety of you and other class participants.

Family FunPlex
Mon/Wed/Fri • 7-7:45am

 

SilverSneakers® CardioFit

Try a safe and heart-healthy aerobics class to energize your active lifestyle using low-impact movements that focus specifically on building upper-body and core strength plus cardio endurance. This is a higher intensity class than Classic and Circuit.

Greeley Recreation Center
Mon/Wed • 9:30-10:15am

Family FunPlex
Fri • 9:35-10:20am

 

Other Fitness classes available

Progressive Yoga (Formerly SilverSneakers® Yoga)
A beginner hybrid yoga class that incorporates the use of a chair and mat to increase flexibility, core strength, balance and range of motion.

Family FunPlex
Mon/Wed • 8-8:45am

Greeley Recreation Center
Tue/Thu • 10-10:45am

 

We also offer paid Fitness Classes – to attend these, you must register for each session individually and pay the registration fee  or Drop-In Fee if indicated.

Strength & Conditioning Gold
(previously 50+ Circuit)
A low-impact workout for active adults and those new to fitness. Learn fundamental elements like cycle, strength, circuit, flexibility and balance.

Sessions
June 3-28
July 1-31
Aug 2-30*

Mon/Wed/Fri • 9:30am

Fee $40, *pro-rated $32 (no class Aug 19-23)
Code # 310210

 

Zumba® Gold
Modified Zumba® Fitness to suit the needs of active older adults, as well as those just starting a fit and healthy lifestyle.

Sessions
June 7-28
July 5-26
Aug 2-30*

Fri • 8:30am

Fee $20, *no class Aug 23
Code # 305222

 

Family FunPlex, 1501 65th Ave

Register online

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