Things to Do with Estes Valley Recreation and Park District

Things to Do with Estes Valley Recreation and Park District

Written on 10/04/2019
Lisa


All programs are at the Estes Valley Community Center unless otherwise noted. This list is just a small portion of the wide variety of EVRPD programming! Visit evrpd.com for additional information as well as complete class, program, event and activity listings. To register, call 970-586-8191 or visit evrpd.com.

Did you know that an annual membership at the Estes Valley Community Center comes with one complimentary 30-minute personal training session? If you haven’t used this benefit, call 970-586-8191 and ask for John McKinnis to schedule your session today!

DANCE
Sweatin’ to the 80’s: Jan Tenzer’s NEW 80’s aerobic dance class inspired by Richard Simmons
Tuesdays and Fridays from 1—2 p.m., Lower Fitness.
$5 Drop-in.


Adult Jazz with Rebecca Gilberto
Wednesdays through October 30; 11:15 a.m.—12:05 p.m.
$10 Drop-in.


Intro to Line Dancing and Line Dance Party with Jan Tenzer
Weekly on Sundays; 1—1:50 p.m. (Intro to Line Dancing), 2—2:50 p.m. (Line Dance Party)
$5 drop-in or $8 for Intro to Line Dancing and Line Dance Party taken together.

TRAVEL
Mamma Mia! At the Boulder Dinner Theater

Sunday, October 13; Van leaves EVCC at 10:30 a.m. and returns approximately 5:30 p.m.
$65 per person fee includes round-trip transportation, dinner, show, tax and gratuity.
Hurry…spaces are filling fast – call 970-586-8191 to sign up today! Open to ages 18+.

Day Trip to Blackhawk and Central City
Monday, October 21; Van leaves EVCC at 9 a.m. and returns approximately 6 p.m.
$25 per person includes round-trip transportation. Lunch is on your own. Open to ages 21+.

HEALTH AND WELLNESS
Silver and Strong; An Introduction to Olympic Weightlifting with John McKinnis

October 7 through November 1
Mondays and Wednesdays: 11:30 a.m.—12:45 p.m. and Fridays: 11 a.m.—12:15 p.m.
$120 per student for 4-week, 12-session program, advance registration required.

First Friday Cultivating Well-Being
Friday, October 4; 10—11:30 a.m.
Free, drop-in.

Tai Chi for Arthritis (all levels) with Mike Curtiss
Fridays, Now thru October 25; 10:15—11:15 a.m.
$10; drop-in.

Avoiding End of Life Scams with Mark Fetterhoff, AARP Elderwatch
Tuesday, October 8; 1:30—2:30 p.m.
Free; registration required.

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s and Dementia with Angel Hoffman, Alzheimer’s Association
Wednesday, October 9; 10—11:30 a.m.
Free; registration required.

Medicare Updates 2020: An overview of upcoming changes to plans and Medicare in general
Tuesday, October 15; 1—2:30 p.m.
Free; registration required.

Breast Cancer Awareness: The Best Path to Early Detection and Prevention
Wednesday, October 16; 1—2 p.m.
Free; advance registration required.

Blood Pressure Check
Monday, October 21; 9:30—10 a.m.
Free; drop-in.
One-on-One Medicare Counseling: Individual 45-minute appointments

Wednesday, October 23; 9:15 a.m.—3:30 p.m.
Free; advance registration required. Sign up at EVCC lower level desk.

AARP Driver Safety Course
Thursday, October 24; 10 a.m.—3 p.m.
Fee: $15 AARP members, $20 Non-members. Checks payable to AARP the day of the class.
Advance registration required.

Prescription Drug Plan (PDP): Individual 30-minute appointments
Thursday, October 24; 9 a.m.—3:30 p.m.
Free; advance registration required. Sign up at EVCC lower level desk.

LIFELONG LEARNING
The Great Courses® Fine Art DVD Lecture Series; The World’s Greatest Churches
This week: The Churches of Armenia and The Churches of Georgia

Weekly on Mondays; Now through December 23, 10—11:30 a.m. (ages 18+)
Free; drop-in. Discussion facilitated by Lois Sumey.

The Great Courses® Science DVD Lecture Series; Experiencing Hubble
This week: The Hubble Ultra Deep Field and Hubble’s Legacy and Beyond
Weekly on Thursdays; Now through October 10, 10—11:30 a.m. (ages 18+)
Free; drop-in. Discussion facilitated by Lois Sumey.

The Great Courses® Lecture Series; Understanding the Universe
An Introduction to Astronomy, 2 nd Edition
This week: Of Mars & Martians and Jupiter and Its Amazing Moons
Weekly on Mondays; September 23 through November 18; 3—4:30 p.m.
Free; drop-in. Discussion facilitated by Tom Keck, Estes Valley Astronomical Society

The Supreme Court and the American Society
Weekly on Tuesdays; 10:30 a.m.—12 p.m. (ages 18+)
Free; drop-in.

RECREATION
Adult Fall Basketball

Monday evenings; 7, 8 or 9 p.m., October 14—December 16 (draft-style teams with captains)
$50 per player includes team jersey. Registration required.

Adult Fall Basketball – REFEREES WANTED!
Monday evenings; 6:30—10:30 p.m., October 14—December 16

You need basic knowledge of basketball rules and we will provide additional training!
Apply online at evrpd.com; click on home tab and select employment opportunities.

Adult Fall Volleyball
Sunday evenings; 4, 5, 6 or 7 p.m., October 27—December 15
$200 per team or $25 per free agent. Registration required.

Drop-in Ping Pong
Thursdays, 4—9 p.m. (all ages)
Lower level; included with daily admission or membership; drop-in.

Ping Pong Tournament
Saturday, October 26; 9 a.m.—5 p.m. (all ages and skill levels welcome; 1 st place prize awarded)
$20 per player; register before October 22.

Drop-in Outdoor Pickleball (Pickleball will be moving indoors on October 14)
Every day, 8—11 a.m. (all ages)
Stanley Park pickleball courts; free; drop-in.

FALL YOUTH ACTIVITIES
Creative Corner

Wednesdays, starting September 18; (All school ages and grades welcome!)
$5 per artist; drop-in.

Gamer’s Corner
Fridays, starting September 20; (All school ages and grades welcome!)
$5 per gamer; drop-in.

SOCIAL ACTIVITIES
Enjoy Coffee, Baked Goods and Conversation!

Tuesdays, 10—11 a.m.
Free; drop-in.

Palette Pals Open Art Studio
Mondays, 9 a.m.—12 p.m. (ages 18+)
Free and open to the public; drop-in. Bring your own materials and projects.

Rocky Rollers Wii Bowling
Mondays, 10—11 a.m. (ages 18+)
Lower level; free; drop-in.

Drop-in Mahjong

Mondays, 12:30—4 p.m.; Fridays, 11:30 a.m.—3 p.m. (ages 18+)
Free and open to the public; drop-in.

Family Playgroup
Wednesdays, 10—11 a.m. (ages 0—5)
Free and open to the public; drop-in.

Community Bridge
Thursdays, Lessons: 11:15 a.m.; Games: 12:30—4 p.m. (ages 18+)
Call Lloyd Parker for info or to play; 970-581-3505.
Free and open to the public; drop-in.

Drop-in Cribbage
Thursdays, 2—4 p.m. (ages 18+)
Free and open to the public; drop-in.

Drop-in Chess
Thursdays, 3:30—4:30 p.m. (all ages)
Free and open to the public; drop-in.

AQUATICS
Join the EVRPD Aquatics Team– NOW HIRING LIFEGUARDS!

Flexible schedule — Help us keep swimmers safe while they’re having fun!
For more info, call 970-480-1308.

MARINA
Lake Estes Marina Store and Docks: Boat rentals closed for the season.
Store and bike rentals open daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. until mid-October.
For more info, call 970-586-2011.

GOLF AND DISC GOLF
Estes Park 18-Hole Golf Course
Course open daily from 7:30 a.m.—6 p.m.; September 16 thru October 31.
For more info, call 970-586-8146.
Disc Golf Course
Closed until November 1.