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Eagle County senior calendar

Upcoming events

• Wednesday: Non-medical foot care at Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center, 9 to 11 a.m. Call 970 328-8831 to make an appointment.

• Friday: Twenty minute chair massages at Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center, $10. Call 970-328-8831 for more information.

• Monday: Shopping trip to Glenwood Springs. Please call 970 343-9565 if you would like to participate.

• Beginning Oct. 20: Parkinson’s Foundations exercise class is adding an additional class at 2:30 p.m. at Golden Eagle Senior Center in Eagle on Tuesdays. Focuses on strength, balance and flexibility. Exercises enhanced to include cognition, vocal therapy and fun. Not just for those with Parkinson’s, beneficial for anyone who would like to improve balance, flexibility and strength.

Ongoing weekly activities

Mondays

• Senior Spot, Eagle River Presbyterian Church, 1 to 4 p.m. A program of Eagle Valley Senior Life. Balance exercises, culinary creations, music and more. Drop in for some or all of the time. For schedule of activities, visit http://www.evslife.org or call 970-977-0188 for more information.

• Parkinson’s Foundations exercise class, 3:30 p.m. at Trinity Church in Edwards. Focuses on strength, balance and flexibility. Exercises enhanced to include cognition, vocal therapy and fun. Not just for those with Parkinson’s, beneficial for anyone who would like to improve balance, flexibility and strength. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

Tuesdays

• Senior lunch, Golden Eagle Senior Center, noon. $3 suggested donation. Rides available. Call 970-328-8896 for reservations. Home delivered meals are also available for home-bound seniors age 60 and older. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

• Non-medical foot care (toenail trimming and foot soaks), Golden Eagle Senior Center, third Tuesday of month, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

• Transportation for errands (post office, bill pay, prescription pick-ups, etc.). Bus leaves Golden Eagle Senior at 2 p.m. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

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

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

• Parkinson’s Foundations exercise class, 2:30 p.m. at Golden Eagle Senior Center in Eagle. Focuses on strength, balance and flexibility. Exercises enhanced to include cognition, vocal therapy and fun. Not just for those with Parkinson’s, beneficial for anyone who would like to improve balance, flexibility and strength. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

• Eagle County Caregiver and Memory Loss Support Group, meets on the second Tuesday of each month at the Eagle River Presbyterian Church, 4:30 to 6 p.m. All family members and caregivers are welcome! Please call Pat at 970 328-8831 for more information.

Wednesdays

• Senior lunch, Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center, 11:30 a.m. Cost: $2. Call 970-328-8831 for reservations. Transportation is available to senior lunch and grocery shopping afterwards. Home Delivered Meals are also available for home-bound seniors age 60 and over. For additional details on this program, Call 970-328-8831.

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

• Grocery shopping, bus leaves Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center at 12:30 p.m. Call 970-328-8831 for more information.

• Nordic Walking. Be ready to go by 10 a.m. All levels welcome. Call 970-328-8831 for more information.

• Poker game, Golden Eagle Senor Center, first and third Wednesday of month, 1 to 3 p.m. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

Thursdays

• Senior Spot, Eagle River Presbyterian Church, 1 to 4 p.m. A program of Eagle Valley Senior Life. Balance exercises, culinary creations, music and more. Drop in for some or all of the time. For schedule of activities, visit http://www.evslife.org or call 970-977-0188 for more information.

• Senior lunch, Golden Eagle Senior Center, noon. $3 suggested donation. Rides available. Call 970-328-8896 for reservations. Home delivered meals are also available for home-bound seniors age 60 and older. For additional details on this program, call 970-328-8896.

• Senior crochet group, Golden Eagle Senior Center, 1 p.m. Make blankets for local children. Open to veteran crocheters and those just beginning. Yarn provided. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

• Transportation from the Golden Eagle Senior Center for grocery shopping, bus leaves the center at 1 p.m. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

• Parkinson’s Foundations exercise class, 5:30 p.m. at Golden Eagle Senior Center in Eagle. This class focuses on strength, balance and flexibility. Exercises are enhanced to include cognition, vocal therapy and fun. Not just for those with Parkinson’s this class is beneficial for anyone who would like to improve balance, flexibility and strength. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

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

• Parkinson Support Group, Trinity Church in Edwards, fourth Thursday of month, 5 to 6 p.m. For Parkinson patients and their family and friends who are looking for support and resources in a fun and uplifting atmosphere. Meetings include some type of educational presentation.

Fridays

• Senior lunch, Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center, 11:30 a.m. Cost: $2. Transportation is available. Call 970 328-8831 in advance for reservations. Home Delivered Meals are also available for home-bound seniors age 60 and over. Call 970-328-8831 for more information on the program.

• Book Lovers Coffee Klatch, Golden Eagle Senior Center, second and fourth Fridays of month, 10:30 a.m. For book lovers to talk, make recommendations and learn about different genres. Coffee and snacks provided. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

Locations

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

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

Eagle Valley Senior Life program site: Eagle River Presbyterian Church, 455 Nottingham Ranch Road, Avon, 970-977-0188.

Volunteering

We are always looking for volunteers to help in many different ways for all of our programs. If you or someone you know might be interested in volunteering with older adults, please call 970-328-8896.