Workshops and Ongoing Education
Cop Talk is an event that brings police officers and the community members they serve together over coffee to discuss various issues. Attendees are encouraged to bring and ask questions, raise concerns if they have any, or just say hello, and enjoy a cup of coffee with a cop. Register online at
B-REx.com. Held at the Broomfield Community Center (BCC). FREE.
- Offered on the third Wednesday of each month.
- 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Are you new to Broomfield or maybe don’t know what Broomfield Senior Services offers? Please come by for a cup of coffee while our staff explains the variety of choices available such as classes, trips, programs, volunteering, and much more! Reservations can be made by calling 303.464.5526. Register online at B-REx.com. Held at BCC. FREE.
- Meets monthly on the second Monday, 9-10 a.m.
Law Class: You be the Sentencing Judge
Join Ed Moss, retired Broomfield District Court Judge, for a thought-provoking presentation and discussion about deciding a criminal sentence for a repeat drunk driver who pleads guilty to killing two teenage girls. Be prepared to have your point of view challenged as determining a sentence may not be easy as you think! Please note, this is a fictitious scenario, and extensive audience participation is required! Reservations can be made by calling 303.464.5526. Register online at B-REx.com. Held at BCC. FREE.
- Wednesday, September 7, 11 a.m.–noon
Keys to Preserving Your Legacy
Problems often arise when people don’t coordinate the passing on of their estate. If you have a well-drafted estate plan in place it will ensure that your estate passes to whom you want, when you want, and is carried out in the manner you’ve chosen, but you need to be aware of the many options that exist in estate planning, and you must choose your estate planning attorney wisely. Register for this class to find out how to do these two things, and much more. Register online at B-REx.com. Held at BCC. FREE.
- Thursday, September 8, 2–3 p.m.
Active Minds: National Parks
The world's first national park, Yellowstone, was created by an act of Congress in 1872. Today, the national park system includes over 400 units (58 national parks), over 84 million acres of land, and hosts over 300 million visitors per year. Join Active Minds as they tell the story of the development of our national parks system, and highlight some of the more notable parks and their stories. Register online at B-REx.com. Held at BCC. FREE.
- Thursday, September 8, 1:30–2:30 p.m.
Financial Planning Series: Healthcare and your Retirement
Join Holly Chandler of Edward Jones as she addresses the steps you can take to prepare for healthcare costs to ensure your retirement savings stays healthy. Register online at B-REx.com. Held at BCC. FREE.
- Tuesday, September 13, 10–11 a.m.
Fall Prevention with Nymbl Science
Join Nymbl Science for a presentation on how science and technology are transforming how we think about, and tackle the issue of fall prevention. Be ready to discuss how balance is a reflex, and how everyday movements can be “balance training moments". Register online at B-REx.com. Held at BCC. FREE.
- Thursday, September 15, 2–3 p.m.
Older Adult Book Club
Senior Services is proud to announce it's launching a fall book club. The book that will be read this year is Elderhood: Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, and Reimaging Life. The book is a critique of the ways in which our society and healthcare system neglect, stereotype, and mistreat the elderly. Space is extremely limited so be sure to register as soon as possible. Register online at B-REx.com. Held at BCC. FREE.
- Thursday, September 15, 1–2:30 p.m.
Reverse Mortgages 101
Interested in learning what a reverse mortgage is, and how it can grant you financial flexibility in retirement? This class will go over that and much more including how you qualify for a reverse mortgage, and the four common uses of a reverse mortgage in retirement. Register online at B-REx.com. Held at BCC. FREE.
- Thursday, September 29, 2–3 p.m.
Update on Broomfield Community Center Reconstruction
Thanks for your patience as plans are finalized for the last piece of the beautiful BCC reconstruction project, the opening of the much-anticipated woodshop coming Spring 2022! After a few unsuccessful attempts to remedy the design feature to ensure public health and safety by removing the dust particles, we are now in the process of redesigning and installing a new unit.
Thanks for your continued support and understanding, we look forward to celebrating the reopening with you next year!