Workshops and Ongoing Education

BROOMFIELD SENIOR CENTER - EDUCATION RESOURCES



Education Opportunities



AARP Driver Safety Program


Teaches you how to strategize to remain safe and become eligible for reduced automobile insurance premiums. Rates for 2014 are $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-AARP members.

2017 Schedule

Dates Times
March 17
1-5:30 p.m.
April 21
1-5:30 p.m.
May 19
1-5:30 p.m.
June 16
1-5:30 p.m.
July 21
1-5:30 p.m.
August 18
1-5:30 p.m.
September 15
1-5:30 p.m.
October 20
1-5:30 p.m.
November 17
1-5:30 p.m.
December 15
1-5:30 p.m.

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS & EVENTS



To reserve your seat please call 303.464.5526. All workshops held at the Broomfield Community Center.

How to Avoid Foreign Lottery Scams


If you have to send $250, odds are it's a scam. Wednesday, March 15, 10:30 a.m.
presented by the US Postal Inspection Service. Read more...

Alzheimer's Association Workshops


Your memory often changes as you grow older. Memory loss that disrupts daily life is not a typical part of aging. It may be a symptom of dementia. Please join Senior Services for this extensive education series from the Alzheimer's Association. No charge and pre-registration is required. All workshops are held at the Broomfield Community Center; please call Broomfield Senior Services at 303-464-5526 to sign up or for more information. Light refreshments will be provided.

More information coming soon.

Newcomer's Coffee Hour


Enjoy a cup of coffee while learning about Broomfield Senior Service offerings including classes, trips, services, volunteering opportunities and more. Held the fourth Friday of each month at 9 a.m.; please reserve your seat by calling 303.464.5526.

More information coming soon.


Will Making Seminar


A wonderful way to get a tough job finished! In a single, easy and enjoyable session, you'll complete a will, living will, medical power of attorney, financial power of attorney and organ donor card, all with the help of a licensed attorney, Rebecca L. Bennetti, and her staff. The cost includes all materials, witnessing, notarizing, individual review, and plenty of time for discussion and questions. Please call 303.464.5526 for upcoming schedule.

Hearing Clinic


A monthly hearing clinic at the Broomfield Community Center, offered by Family Hearing Centers, provides complimentary services such as: hearing screenings, earwax removal and hearing aid maintenance & repair. Appointments are available from 10-11 a.m. by calling 303.464.5526.

More information coming soon.

Hearing Healthcare


You will learn about common signs of hearing loss, side effects of untreated hearing loss, misconceptions, communication strategies, and treatment options. Presented by: Dr. Ashleigh Eddelbuttel, with Hearing HealthCare Centers. No charge and pre-registration is required. Please call 303.464.5526. Wednesday, September 21, 10:30-11:30 a.m.


Watch Your Back


Is pain getting you down? Up to 85% of Americans suffer from back pain at some point in their lives, but only a third will get help. Dr. Anton Zaryanov, with the Center for Spine and Orthopedics, will present on the various causes of back pain and options for treatment. Light refreshments will be provided and there will be an opportunity to win a door prize. No charge and pre-registration is required. Please call 303.464.5526. Wednesday, October 5, 10-11:30 a.m.

Medicare 101


Confused by Medicare? Just becoming eligible and not sure what decisions to make? These workshops will provide you with the information you need. Presented by: Centura Health LINKS. No charge and pre-registration is required. Please call 303.464.5526 for additional workshop dates. Friday, October 7, 10-11 a.m.

Rotator Cuff Disease


Is shoulder pain disturbing your sleep or preventing you from performing daily activities? Do you experience arm weakness or have stiffness in your shoulder? Rotator cuff disease may be the cause, whether the result of progressive degeneration or a significant injury. Learn about causes, prevention and treatment options. Presented by Dr. Luke Schnell, with the Center for Spine and Orthopedics. Held at the Community Center at no charge. Please register by calling

Veterans Benefits


Please attend this informational workshop on a variety of Veterans benefits including Service Connected Disability Compensation, Non-service Connected Pensions, Survivors benefits, Healthcare, Educational, Burial benefits as well as Veterans Community Living Center information. Presented by Tim Hutchinson, Broomfield County Veterans Service Officer. Held at the Community Center at no charge. Please register by calling 303.464.5526. Tuesday, October 18, 9-11 a.m.