Eagle County senior community calendar | VailDaily.com

Eagle County senior community calendar

Upcoming events

• Today: Medical foot care with podiatrist Dr. Brian Maurer, Golden Eagle Senior Center, 2:15 p.m. This is charged just like an office visit, so bring your Medicare or insurance card. Call 970-328-8896 to sign up.

• Wednesday: Blood pressure checks, Maloit Park Senior Center, 11 a.m.

Call 970-328-8831 for more information.

• Friday: Book Lover’s Coffee Klatch, Golden Eagle Senior Center, 10:30 a.m. This group is for book lovers of all varieties to talk about books, make recommendations and learn about different genres. Coffee and snacks provided.

• March 2: Memory care caregiver support group meeting, Eagle Public Library, 4:30 to 6 p.m. Call 970-328-8831 for more information.

Ongoing weekly activities

Mondays

• Senior Spot, a program of Eagle Valley Senior Life, Eagle River Presbyterian Church, 1 to 4 p.m. A caring and friendly place for seniors to connect with others. 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.

• Full body fitness class, Golden Eagle Senior Center, 9 to 10 a.m. Incorporates seated and standing activities. Variety offered with hand weights, resistance bands, circuit training, balance challenges and cardiovascular training. Suggested donation of $2. 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 and information.

• Seated stretch and strengthen exercise class, Golden Eagle Senior Center, 11 a.m. to noon. Incorporates general stretching and strengthening for upper and lower extremities. Hand weights and resistance bands incorporated. Some limited cardiovascular work. Suggested donation of $2. Call

970-328-8896 for more information.

• Non-medical foot care (toenail trimming and foot soaks), Golden Eagle Senior Center. Third Tuesday of each month from 9 to 11 a.m. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

• Transportation for errands. Bus leaves the Golden Eagle Senior Center at 2 p.m. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

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

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

Wednesdays

• Senior lunch, Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center, 11:30 a.m. $2 per meal. Call 970-328-8831 for reservations.

• 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.

• Full body fitness class, Golden Eagle Senior Center, 9 to 10 a.m. Incorporates seated and standing activities. Variety offered with hand weights, resistance bands, circuit training, balance challenges and cardiovascular training. Suggested donation of $2. Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

• Poker game, Golden Eagle Senior Center, first and third Wednesday of every month, 1 to 3 p.m.

Thursdays

• Strong People progressive weight training class, Golden Eagle Senior Center, 11 a.m. $2 suggested donation.

Call 970-328-8896 for more information.

• Senior Spot, Eagle River Presbyterian Church, 1 to 4 p.m.

• Senior lunch, Golden Eagle Senior Center, 12 p.m., $3 suggested donation. Rides available. Call 970-328-8896 for reservations.

• Senior crochet group, Golden Eagle Senior Center, 1 p.m. Join us as we make blankets for local infants and young children. Open to veteran crochet-ers or those just beginning. Yarn provided.

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

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

• Parkinson support group, Trinity Church in Edwards, fourth Thursday of every month, 5 to 6 p.m. For Parkinson patients, family and friends looking for resources. Fridays

• Senior lunch, 11:30 a.m., Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center, $2. Rides available. Call 970-328-8831 for reservations.

• Book Lovers Coffee Klatch, second and fourth Fridays of month, 10:30 a.m., Golden Eagle Senior Center.

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.