Workshops and Ongoing Education
UPCOMING WORKSHOPS & EVENTS
To reserve your seat please call 303.464.5526. All workshops held at the Broomfield Community Center.
AARP Driver Safety Program
Teaches you how to strategize to remain safe and become eligible for reduced automobile insurance premiums. Rates for 2019 are $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-AARP members. Meets monthly on the third Thursday of the month. 1-5 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 or tea 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 fourth Friday, 9-10 a.m.
Join us every third Wednesday, beginning October 16, from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. with Broomfield Police for conversations and cookies. Come talk with a cop and bring questions, comments, and concerns. Held in the lobby of BCC. FREE
Conversations on Aging
Turn your future years into your BEST years. Join others for a monthly conversation on the topics that are important to those who are aging. This is a peer-led class and it's goal is to provide an opportunity for older adults to speak about issues that affect them. Register online at B-REx.com. Held at BCC. FREE. Meets monthly on the 4th Friday, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
For those who are approaching age 65 and not yet registered for Medicare, this class will teach you the basics. Learn how to enroll, the difference between parts A, B, C, and D, what is covered, what is not, costs, low-income subsidies, and the various options to supplement coverage. This class is free, but registration is mandatory at B-REx.com.
Monday, February 3, 9-10:30 a.m.
Ten Warning Signs of Alzheimer's
If someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it's time to learn the facts. Early detection of Alzheimer's disease gives you the chance to begin drug therapy, enroll in clinical studies, and plan for the future. This interactive workshop features video clips of people with Alzheimer's disease as a way to highlight the challenges they face every day. Register by calling 1.800.727.3900.
Wednesday, February 12, 1-2:30 p.m.
Crafternoons - Scrabble Tile Coaster
Are you crafty or do you enjoy "DIY" projects? If you do, join us in learning how to make Scrabble tile coasters. Display your love of words and beverages with this simple personalized craft. This class is free, no registration is needed.
Wednesday, February 19, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Crafternoons - Glass Pendants
Join us in learning how to make a glass pendant. Feel free to bring a tiny picture or decorator paper - this will help make your pendant more personalized. This class is free, no registration is needed.
Wednesday, March 18, 1:30-2:30 p.m.