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Eagle County senior community calendar

Upcoming events:

• Sept. 18: Narda Reigel leads a “Life Celebration” discussion at Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center, 10-11 a.m. Call 970-328-8831 for more information.

• Sept. 20: Senior Health Expo at CMC in Edwards, 8 to 11 a.m. Blood draws (must call 970-926-5270 for an appointment), 20-plus informational booths, flu shots, key note presentation, light breakfast. Call 970-328-8831 for more information about the expo and health fair.

• Sept. 27: Senior Health Fair at CMC in Edwards, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Blood draw results and a variety of health screenings.

Ongoing weekly activities

Mondays

• Senior Spot for engaging activities and socialization (must be 55 or older), 1 to 4 p.m. This program is sponsored by Eagle Valley Senior Life. It is located at VSSA/Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center. Call 970-977-0188 for more information.

• Full body fitness exercise class, 9 to 10 a.m. at the Golden Eagle Senior Center in Eagle. A full body workout incorporating both seated and standing activities. Variety will be offered with hand weights, resistance bands, circuit training, balance and coordination challenges and cardiovascular training. Suggested donation of $2 per class. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

Tuesdays

• Senior lunch, noon at the Golden Eagle Senior Center in Eagle, $3 suggested donation for people 60 or older. Home pick-ups and drop-offs are available. Call 970-328-8896 for reservations and information.

• Seated stretch and strengthen exercise class, 11 a.m. to noon at the Golden Eagle Senior Center. A fully seated class, incorporating general stretching and strengthening for both upper and lower extremities. Hand weights and resistance bands will be incorporated, as will seated balance activities to help engage the core. There will be some limited cardiovascular work in this class as well. Suggested donation of $2 per class. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

• Transportation for errands (bank, post office, etc.). Bus leaves the Golden Eagle at 2 p.m. for this service. Call 970-328-8896.

• Joint Relief Water Class, 10 to 11 a.m. at the Avon Recreation Center. $2 per class. Call 970-328-8831 for more information.

• Water aerobics class, 10 to 11 a.m. at the Gypsum Recreation Center. $5 drop in rate. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

Wednesdays

• Senior lunch, 11:30 a.m. at VSSA/ Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center. $2 per meal for those 60 or older. Home pick-ups and drop-offs are available, depending on location. Call 970-328-8831 for reservations.

• Nordic walking at Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center, 10 a.m.

• Chair yoga at Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center, 11 a.m.

• Grocery shopping, bus leaves Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center at 12:30 p.m.

• Full body fitness exercise class, 9 to 10 a.m. at the Golden Eagle. A full body workout incorporating both seated and standing activities. Variety will be offered with hand weights, resistance bands, circuit training, balance and coordination challenges and cardiovascular training. Suggested donation of $2 per class. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

• Poker game at the Golden Eagle on the first and third Wednesday of every month, 1 to 3 p.m.

Thursdays

• Senior Spot for engaging activities and socialization (must be 55 or older), 1 to 4 p.m. This program is sponsored by Eagle Valley Senior Life It is located at VSSA/ Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center. Call 970-977-0188 for more information.

• Senior lunch, noon at the Golden Eagle Senior Center in Eagle, $3 suggested donation for people 60 or older. Home pick-ups and drop-offs are available. Call 970-328-8896 for reservations.

• Senior crochet group, 1 p.m. at the Golden Eagle.

• Grocery shopping, bus leaves the Golden Eagle at 1 or 2 p.m., depending on shopping location. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

• Water aerobics class, 10 to 11 a.m. at the Gypsum Recreation Center. $5 drop in rate. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

• Strong People progressive weight training class, 10:45 to 11:45 a.m. at the Golden Eagle through Sept. 26. $2 per class. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

Fridays

• Senior lunch, 11:30 a.m. at VSSA/Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center, $2 fee per meal for those 60 or older. Home pick-ups and drop-offs are available, depending on location. Call 970-328-8831 for reservations.

• Strong People weight-training class 10-11 a.m. each Friday at MPSWC. $2 per class. Call 970-328-8831 for more information.

• Third Friday of every month: poetry group at the Eagle Library, 10:30 a.m.

• Fourth Friday of every month: BINGO at the Golden Eagle, 1:00 p.m.

Locations

Golden Eagle Senior Center: 715 Broadway, Eagle, 970-328-8896

Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center (VSSA building): 1951 Highway 24 Minturn, 970-328-8831


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