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

Nov 28 (Thanksgiving)
Nov 29 (day after Thanksgiving)
Dec 16-22 (annual Facility Maintenance)
Dec 24 (Christmas Eve)
Dec 25 (Christmas)
Jan 1 (New Year’s 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.

Please note: the Gluten Free Baking and Wellness Tips for the Holidays classes have been cancelled – we apologize for the inconvenience.

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, Feb 3 • 9:30-11:30am
Thu, Feb 13 • 5:30-7:30pm
Mon, March 2 • 9:30-11:30am
Thu, March 12 • 5:30-7:30pm
Mon, April 6 • 9:30-11:30am
Thu, April 16 • 5:30-7:30pm

Code # 210433

Registration Deadline Jan 2, Jan 30, Feb 27 & April 2
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+.

Saturdays, April 4-25 • 1-2pm

Registration Deadline April 2
Fee $25 member/$30 non-member

Register online now!

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…
 
 

Thanksgiving Lunch
Fri, Nov 15 • 12-1:30pm
Can’t you just taste the traditional Thanksgiving meal already? Enjoy food, friendship, fun and music.
Registration Deadline Nov 5
Fee $15

Holiday Festival
Tue, Dec 3 • 1:30-4pm
Get into the holiday spirit and join your friends for an afternoon of fun! Bring in gifts for our wrapping table, make a holiday craft or just enjoy the holiday music and good company at the hot chocolate and cider bar.  Free!

Holiday Lunch
Fri, Dec 13 • 12-1pm
Everyone is welcome to enjoy an old-fashioned Christmas lunch! You could bring a guest to share this festive holiday lunch. Enjoy delightful Christmas music. Age 50+.
Registration Deadline Dec 9
Fee $7

St. Patrick’s Day Lunch
Thursday, March 5 • 11:30am
Enjoy a traditional lunch of corned beef and cabbage! Great entertainment by Brian Wendt guitarist. Don’t forget to wear green!
Age 50+.
Registration Deadline March 2
Fee $7 member/$9 non-member

Volunteer Appreciation
Monday-Friday, April 20-24
National volunteer week is a time for AAC to honor volunteers and recognize the irreplaceable impact of their time and energy all year round. Volunteers stop by the front desk from 8-4:30pm Monday-Friday April 20-24 for National volunteer week. Spin the wheel and win a prize. AAC volunteers “Every Moment Makes a Difference!”
Fee Free for volunteers

Mother’s Day Lunch
Thursday, May 7 • 11:30am
Watch for upcoming details including entertainment by Legendary Ladies!
Registration Deadline May 4
Fee $8

Greeley Senior Activity Center • 1010 6th St • 970-350-9440 

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 by 11am the business day before the meal you plan to attend to make reservations. For more information on the Weld County Senior Nutrition Program, please call 970-400-6132.
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

  • Mall World Flatirons
    Tue, Nov 26 • 9am-4pm
    Broomfield
    Registration Deadline Nov 12
    Fee $15 member/$20 non-member
  • Denver Zoo Lights
    Thu, Dec 5 • 4-9pm
    Denver
    Registration Deadline Nov 21
    Fee $30 member/$35 non-member
  • Mall World Park Meadows
    Tue, Dec 10 • 9am-4pm
    Lone Tree
    Registration Deadline Nov 26
    Fee $15 member/$20 non-member
  • A Hudson Christmas
    Tue, Dec 17 • 3:30-9pm
    Littleton
    Registration Deadline Dec 3
    Fee $25 member/$30 non-member
  • Cheese Importers
    Tue, Jan 7 • 9am-3pm
    Longmont
    Registration Deadline Dec 23
    Fee $15 member/$20 non-member
  • Funkwerks Brewery Tour
    Sat, Jan 11 • 10:15am-4pm
    Fort Collins
    Registration Deadline Dec 28
    Fee $25 member/$30 non-member
  • Art Castings of Colorado Tour
    Tue, Jan 14 • 8:30am-1pm
    Thu, Jan 16 • 8:30am-1pm
    Loveland
    Registration Deadline Dec 31, Jan 2
    Fee $20 member/$25 non-member
  • National Western Stock Show
    Thu, Jan 23 • 8am-5pm
    Denver
    Registration Deadline Jan 9
    Fee $40 member, $450 non-member
  • Forney Transportation Museum
    Tue, Jan 28 • 9am-4pm
    Denver
    Registration Deadline Jan 14
    Fee $25 member/$30 non-member
  • The Science Behind Pixar Exhibit
    Denver Museum of Nature & Science

    Tue, Feb 4 • 9am-4pm
    Denver
    Registration Deadline Jan 21
    Fee $40 member/$45 non-member
  • Stickergiant
    Fri, Feb 7 • 11am-4:30pm
    Longmont
    Registration Deadline Jan 24
    Fee $20 member/$25 non-member
  • Hammonds Candy & Lunch at Cinzetti’s
    Thu, Feb 13 • 9am-4pm
    Denver
    Registration Deadline Jan 30
    Fee $20 members, $25 non-members
  • Celestial Seasonings Factory Tour
    Tue, Feb 25 • 9am-4pm
    Boulder
    Registration Deadline Feb 11
    Fee $20 members, $25 non-members
  • Budweiser Event Center Tour & Lunch
    Tue, march 3 • 11am-3pm
    Loveland
    Registration Deadline Feb 18
    Fee $20 member/$25 non-member
  • Colorado Eagles Game
    Tue, March 10 • 5:45-11pm
    Broomfield
    Registration Deadline Jan 10
    Fee $40 member/$45 non-member
  • Denver March Powwow
    Fri, March 20 • 9-4pm
    Denver
    Registration Deadline March 6
    Fee $25 member/$30 non-member
  • Syntax Distillery Tour
    Tue, March 24 • 10am-2pm
    Greeley
    Registration Deadline March 10
    Fee $10 member/$15 non-member
  • Afternoon Tea at the Huckleberry
    Tue, March 31 • 1-4pm
    Denver
    Registration Deadline Jan 30
    Fee $45 member/$50 non-member
  • Denver Mob Tour
    Tue, April 7 • 9:30-5pm
    Denver
    Registration Deadline March 24
    Fee $35 member/$40 non-member
  • Haystack Mountain Cheese
    Tue, April 9 • 9am-4pm
    Longmont
    Registration Deadline March 26
    Fee $25 member/$30 non-member
  • Platte River Fort Tour & Lunch
    Thu, April 18 • 10am-2pm
    Greeley
    Registration Deadline April 2
    Fee $15 member/$20 non-member
  • Snowy Peaks Winery
    Tue, April 28 • 9:30am-4pm
    Estes Park
    Registration Deadline April 14
    Fee $30 member, $35 non-member
  • Mardi Gras Casino Gambling Trip
    Tuesdays • 8:15am-5pm
    Nov 12, Dec 10, Feb 11, April 14
    Black Hawk
    Registration Deadline Oct 29, Nov 26, Jan 28, March 31
    Fee $10 member, $15 non-member

 

 

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

  • Grill House at Pelican Lakes
    Thu, Dec 19 • 10:30am-3pm
    Windsor
    Registration Deadline Dec 5
  • Mo’ Betta Gumbo
    Thu, Jan 30 • 10:30am-2pm
    Loveland
    Registration Deadline Jan 16
  • Wholly Stromboli
    Thu, Feb 27 • 10:30am-3pm
    Fort Lupton
    Registration Deadline Feb 13
  • Longhorn Steakhouse
    Thu, March 26 • 10:30am-3pm
    Fort Collins
    Registration Deadline March 12
  • Cafe Athens
    Thu, April 23 • 10:30am-3pm
    Fort Collins
    Registration Deadline April 9
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 & Fridays • 1:30-4pm
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 
Jan 6-March 30     
April 6-June 29
Mon/Wed • 1-3:30pm

Registration Deadline Jan 2, April 2
Fee $8 members/$13 non-members

Code # 210201

 

Racquetball

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

Greeley Recreation Center, 651 10th Ave, Greeley 80631

Season
Jan 2-March 31
April 7-June 30
Tues/Thurs • 10am-12pm

Registration Deadline Jan 2, April 2
Fee $7 members/$12 non-members

Code # 210105

 

Shuffleboard

Weekly Club & Open Plan
Tuesdays • 1-3pm*

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

Dates
Nov 13, Dec 11, Jan 8, Feb 12, March 11, April 8
Wednesdays • 9am-1pm

Registration Deadline Nov 11, Dec 9, Jan 6, Feb 10, March 9, April 6
Fee $3 members/$8 non-members

*no game Dec 17

 

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
Jan 2-march 31*
Days vary depending on league

Greeley Recreation Center, 651 10th Ave, Greeley 80631

View full schedule on page 33 of the Recreation Connection magazine or register online using Code # 210107

Registration Deadline Dec 27, April 3
Fee $15 members/$20 non-members

*no class Feb 14-17 & 19-22

 

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!

Wed • 1:30-3pm*

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

Fee Free members/$4 drop-in non-members

*no game Dec 17

 

Doubles Corn Hole Tournament

Fri, April 17 • 9am-1pm

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

Registration Deadline April 15
Fee
$10 per team

 

 

 

Snowshoe Orientation

Thur, Jan 2 • 11am-12pm
Learn what to bring on upcoming trips and ask questions about locations. All levels are welcome. To reserve a seat, call 970-350-9440.

Registration Deadline  Jan 2
Free

 

Snowshoe Excursions

Thursdays 
Explore the great outdoors during one of our hikes!

Jan 9 • 7:45am-5pm • Michigan Ditch
Feb 6 • 7:45am-5pm• Caribou Ranch
Feb 20 • 7am-5pm• Mills lake
March 5 • 7:45am-5pm• Colorado State

Registration Deadline Jan 2, jan 30, Feb 13, Feb 27
Fee Suggested donation $20 member/$25 non-member
Participants are responsible for park and/or trail fees required the day of the trip

 

Summer Hiking Trips Planning

Thu, April 2 • 9-10:30am
Interested in hiking or have a favorite place to hike? Join us and help plan our trips. Call 970-350-9440 to reserve a seat!

Registration Deadline April 2
Fee Free

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 Class Schedule

 

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 • 9:45-10:30am

Family FunPlex
Fri • 9:30-10:30am

 

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
Sep 4-30
Oct 2-30
Nov 4-27*
Dec 2-30+

Mon/Wed • 9:30am

Fee $35, *pro-rated $31, +pro-rated $27 (no class Dec 23, 25)
Drop-in $7 per class

Code # 405235

 

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
Sep 6-27
Oct 4-25
Nov 1-22
Dec 6-27

Fri • 8:30am

Fee $20, Drop-in $7 per class

Code # 405222

 

Family FunPlex, 1501 65th Ave

Register online

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