Senior calendar for the Vail Valley |

Senior calendar for the Vail Valley

Upcoming events for senior citizens

• Tuesday, Aug. 21: Blood pressure and blood glucose testing at the Golden Eagle Senior Center, 11:30 a.m. No sign up necessary.

• Tuesday, Aug. 21: Haircuts at the Golden Eagle Senior Center for those 60 or older. Must call 970-328-8896 to sign up for an appointment. Cost is $10 per haircut.

• Wednesday, Aug. 22: Blood pressure and sugar check, 11:00 at Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center.

• Friday, Aug. 24: Book Lover’s Coffee Klatch, 10:30 a.m. at the Golden Eagle Senior Center. Coffee, tea, goodies and good conversation provided. This is not a book group, rather a group that comes together to talk about titles, authors, genres, etc.

• Monday, Aug. 27: Shopping trip from Eagle to Glenwood Springs. Bus will leave the Golden Eagle Senior Center at 10 a.m. and return early afternoon. Must call 970-328-8896 to sign up.

• Mondays: Avon Recreation Center 10 a.m. to noon. Senior programming: exercise class, access to pool and Jacuzzi, weight machines, aerobic equipment, walk around Nottingham Lake, also technical assistance available at the Avon Public Library, followed by a light lunch, cost $3. Call 970-328-8831 for more information.

• Thursdays: Group guided meditation at the Golden Eagle Senior Center, 10:30 to 11 a.m. $5 per session. No sign up necessary.

• Save the Date: Next free Aging Well Speaker Series event. Dr. Jeff Wallace, Geriatrician from CU Medical School will present on the Physiology of Aging. Wednesday, Sept. 12, 5:30 to 7 p.m. at CMC Edwards. Call 970-328-8896 or email healthyaging to register.

To learn more about ongoing activities for seniors, go to:


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

Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center (Vail Ski & Snowboard Academy building): 1951 U.S. Highway 24, Minturn, 970-328-2812.

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