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

Sept 2 (Labor Day)
Nov 28 (Thanksgiving)
Nov 29 (day after Thanksgiving)
Dec 16-22 (Facility Maintenance)
Dec 24 (Christmas Eve)
Dec 25 (Christmas Day)
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.

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

Mon, Sept 9 • 9:30-11:30am
Thu, Sept 19 • 5:30-7:30pm

Mon, Oct 7 • 9:30-11:30am
Thu, Oct 17 • 5:30-7:30pm

Mon, Nov 4 • 9:30-11:30am
Thu, Nov 21 • 5:30-7:30pm

Mon, Dec 9 • 9:30-11:30am

Registration Deadline Aug 2, Aug 19, Sept 5, Sept 17, Oct 3, Oct 15, Oct 31, Nov 19, Dec 5
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, Nov 2-10 • 1-2pm

Registration Deadline Oct 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…
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 $15 per piece, Exclusively for artists 50+. For more information contact Sheri at 970-350-9437 or email Sheri.Lobmeyer@greeleygov.com.
Senior Symposium
Thu, Oct 3 • 8:30am-2:30pm
Navigating legal issues and Weld County area resources. This annual conference will bring together accomplished and respected professional to present informative seminars to seniors, adult children, friends and caregivers of seniors on community resource legal related topics. Call Area Agency on Aging at 970-400-6950 for more information. Register online at www.weldseniorsymposium.org

Fee suggested $10 donation
Island Grove Event Center • 501 N. 14th Ave


Soup and Sandwich Jubilee
Thur, Oct 17 • 11:30am-1pm
Mark your calendar for this annual fundraiser! Join us for homemade chicken noodle or vegetable beef soup, chicken salad or ham salad sandwich, pie and a beverage. We will have baked goods available as well.
Fee $5

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

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

  • Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave
    Thu, Sept 5 • 8:30am-5pm
    Golden
    Registration Deadline Aug 22
    Fee $20 member/$25 non-member
    Code # 410739
  • Colorado Rockies Game
    Thu, Sept 12 • 11am-7pm
    Denver
    Registration Deadline Aug 29
    Fee $30 member/$35 non-member
    Code # 410730
  • Distortions Unlimited Tour
    Tue, Sept 24 • 10:15am-1pm
    Greeley
    Registration Deadline Sept 10
    Fee $15 member/$20 non-member
    Code # 410740
  • Reliance Fire Museum
    Tue, June 25 • 9am-4pm
    Estes Park
    Registration Deadline June 11
    Fee $15 member, $20 non-member
    Code # 310736
  • Fall Colors on the Georgetown Loop
    Thu, Sept 26 • 7:45am-7pm
    Georgetown
    Registration Deadline Sept 12
    Fee $35 member/$40 non-member
    Code # 410741
  • Denver Premium Outlets
    Thu, Oct 10 • 10am-4pm
    Denver
    Registration Deadline Sept 26
    Fee $15 member/$20 non-member
    Code # 410742
  • Claude Monet Exhibit at the Denver Art Museum
    Tue, Oct 29 • 10:30am-4pm
    Denver
    Registration Deadline Oct 15
    Fee $35 member/$40 non-member
    Code # 410743
  • Thrift Shopping
    Tue, Nov 5 • 9:15am-4pm
    Fort Collins
    Registration Deadline Oct 22
    Fee $15 members, $20 non-members
    Code # 410744
  • Vintage Aero Flying Museum
    Thu, Nov 7• 9am-3pm
    Fort Lupton
    Registration Deadline Oct 24
    Fee $20 members, $25 non-members
    Code # 410745
  • Avery Brewery Tour
    Thu, Nov 14 • 3-9pm
    Boulder
    Registration Deadline Oct 31
    Fee $20 member/$25 non-member
    Code # 410746
  • Mall World Flatirons
    Tue, Nov 26 • 9am-4pm
    Broomfield
    Registration Deadline Nov 12
    Fee $15 member/$20 non-member
    Code # 410702
  • Denver Zoo Lights
    Thu, Dec 5 • 4-9pm
    Denver
    Registration Deadline Nov 21
    Fee $30 member/$35 non-member
    Code # 410747
  • Mall World Park Meadows
    Tue, Dec 10 • 9am-4pm
    Lone Tree
    Registration Deadline Nov 26
    Fee $15 member/$20 non-member
    Code # 410702
  • A Hudson Christmas
    Tue, Dec 17 • 3:30-9pm
    Littleton
    Registration Deadline Dec 3
    Fee $25 member/$30 non-member
    Code # 410748
  • Mardi Gras Casino Gambling Trip
    Tuesdays • 8:15am-5pm
    Sept 10, Oct 8, Nov 12 & Dec 10
    Fee $10 member, $15 non-member
    Black Hawk
    Registration Deadline Aug 27, Sept 24, Oct 29, Nov 26
    Code # 410701
 
 

 

 

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

  • Helga’s German Restaurant
    Thu, Sept 19 • 10am-4pm
    Aurora
    Registration Deadline Sept 5
  • Colorado Cherry Company at Raindance
    Thu, Oct 31 • 11am-4pm
    Windsor
    Registration Deadline Oct 17
  • Black Steer
    Thu, Nov 21 • 10:30am-4pm
    Loveland
    Registration Deadline Nov 7
  • Grill House at Pelican Lakes
    Thu, Dec 19 • 10:30am-3pm
    Windsor
    Registration Deadline Dec 5

 

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 Sept 30-Nov 30
Mon/Wed from 1-3:30pm

Registration Deadline Sept 30
Fee $8 members/$13 non-members

Code # 410201

 

Racquetball

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

Greeley Recreation Center, 651 10th Ave, Greeley 80631

Season Oct 1-Dc 31
Tues/Thurs from 10am-12pm

Registration Deadline Sept 30
Fee $7 members/$12 non-members

Code # 410105

 

Shuffleboard

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

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

Dates
Wednesdays • 9am-1pm
Aug 14, Sept 11, Oct 9, Nov 13, Dec 11

Registration Deadline Aug 12, Sept 9, Oct 7, Nov 11, Dec 9
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 Sept 30-Dec 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 # 410107

Registration Deadline Sept 30
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!

Wed • 1:30-3pm*

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

Fee Free members/$4 non-members

*no game Dec 17

 

Doubles Corn Hole Tournament

Fri, Oct 18 • 9am-1pm

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

Registration Deadline Oct 14
Fee
$10 per team

 

Hiking Trips

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

Aug 22 • Montgomery Pass
Sept 5 • Rattlesnake Gulch
Sept 26 • Bierstadt Lake
Oct 3 • Gateway Natural Area

Registration Deadline  Aug 19, Sept 3, Sept 23, Sept 30
Fee $17 member/$30 non-member

 

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

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 • 9:30-10:15am

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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