50+ Golden Gallery Art Show
The 50+ Golden Gallery Art Show sponsored by Weld County Area Agency on Aging is almost here! The event is to promote the art of Weld County’s 50+ residents and is free and open to the public.
The opening reception will be on Wednesday, June 19, 2022 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. The art gallery will be open on Thursday, June 30, 2022 from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Friday, July 1, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Union Colony Civic center located at 701 10th Ave, Greeley, CO 80631. For more information, click here(PDF, 1MB).
Weld Aging Well Summer 2022 Classes
July 5, 2022: Cancer Thriving and Surviving - Are you a cancer survivor? In this 6 week workshop, learn new steps to improve your health, skills to regain a sense of empowerment and live a quality of life; including how to cope with fear of reoccurrence, depression, fatigue and a sense of isolation. FREE, but please register by calling (970) 495-7509. Event is sponsored by UC Health.
Tuesdays, July 5 – August 9, 2022 from 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. at UC Health Greeley Hospital, Conference Room 1 located at 6767 W 29th St, Greeley, CO 80634.
July 12, 2022: A Matter of Balance (Eaton) - Learn ways to reduce the fear of falling and break the fear of falling cycle. A variety of activities address physical, social, and cognitive factors affecting fear of falling by focusing on practical coping strategies. Workshop meets once a week for 8 weeks. FREE but registration required by calling (970) 400-6117. For more information, view the Matter of Balance at Eaton Recreation flyer(PDF, 125KB) .
Tuesdays, July 12 – August 16, 2022 from 2:00-4:00pm at the Eaton Recreation Center 1675 3rd St, Eaton, CO 80615.
July 14, 2022: A Matter of Balance (Carbon Valley) - Learn ways to reduce the fear of falling and break the fear of falling cycle. A variety of activities address physical, social, and cognitive factors affecting fear of falling by focusing on practical coping strategies. Workshop meets once a week for 8 weeks. FREE but registration required by calling (970) 400-6117. For more information, view the Matter of Balance at Carbon Valley Regional Library flyer(PDF, 136KB).
Thursdays, July 14 – September 1, 2022 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at the Carbon Valley Regional Library located at 7 Park Ave, Firestone, CO 80504.
July 25, 2022: Aging Mastery Program (Greeley) - Build your own personal playbook for aging well. This fun, innovative program empowers you to take key steps to improve your well-being, add stability to your life, and strengthen ties to your community. Meet new friends and provide encouragement to one another as you take the Aging Mastery journey together. FREE for people 60 and older, but registration is required by calling (970) 400-6117. please be sure to register by July 18, 2022. For more information, view the Aging Mastery Program flyer(PDF, 461KB) .
Mondays, July 25 – September 19, 2022 from 10:00-11:30 a.m. at North Colorado Medical Center located at 1801 16th St, Greeley, CO 80631.
July 25, 2022: Strong People - Maintain and improve strength, flexibility, and balance. Hand weights and legs weights are provided. Learn proper technique and intensity specific for you. FREE for people 60 and older, but registration is required by calling (970) 400-6117. Registrations Open July 6, 2022.
M/W/F: 9:00-10:00 a.m at the Greeley Active Adult Center located at 1010 6th St, Greeley, CO 80631.
M/Th: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at the Greeley Active Adult Center located at 1010 6th St, Greeley, CO 80631.
Tu/Th: 9:00-10:00 a.m. at the Greeley Active Adult Center located at 1010 6th St, Greeley, CO 80631.
Tu/Th: 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Moose Lodge located at 3456 11th Ave, Evans, CO 80620.
July 26, 2022: Tomando - Sea proactivo y aprenda las herramientas para manejar usted mismo su condición crónica por ejemplo enfermedades del corazón, diabetes, artritis, COPD, dolor, etc. Aprenda a aplicar los conocimientos, como una nutrición adecuada, el desarrollo de un programa de ejercicios. Este Taller se reúne una vez a la semana durante 6 semanas, Comenzando Julio 26 a Agosto 30, 2022 cada Martes de 12:00 PM a 2:30 PM. 1 vez por semana por dos horas y media en línea por ZOOM. Puede contactarnos para realizar su clase desde la librería GRATIS. GRATIS si tiene 60 años de edad o más, para mas información llame a (970) 400-6117 (El espacio es limitado).
August 1, 2022:Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance - Improve your balance, increase strength, mobility, and flexibility while reducing your fear of falling. Learn 8 of the 24 Yang-style Tai Chi forms. Learn to practice while standing or sitting. FREE for people 60 and older, but registration is required by calling (970) 400-6117. Registration opens July 11, 2022.
M/W: Beginner – 9:00-10:15 a.m., Advanced – 10:30-11:15 a.m. at the Evans Recreation Center located at 1100 37th St, Evans, CO 80620.
Tu/Th: 10:00-11:00 a.m. at the Milliken Senior Center located at 1101 S Broad St, Milliken, CO 80543.