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
July 20
1-5:30 p.m.
August 17
1-5:30 p.m.
September 14
1-5:30 p.m.
October 19
1-5:30 p.m.
November 16
1-5:30 p.m.
December 14
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.

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.
July 12, 6-8 p.m. The Basics: Memory loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer's
August 9, 6-8 p.m. Effective Communication Strategies
September 6, 5-8 p.m. Living with Alzheimer's: For Middle-Stage Caregivers, Part 1 
September 13, 5-8 p.m. Living with Alzheimer's: For Middle-Stage Caregivers, Part 2

Colorado History talks


Please join Broomfield Senior Services and Historia, Ed Weising, and others, for these entertaining and educational presentations on Colorado history. Please pre-register. to register or for more information, please call 303-464-5526. Presentations held at BCC from 1-2:30 p.m.    
July 11 Curious castles and Mysterious Mansions; Scandals, Deaths, and Weird Happenings, $5
August 8 When the President Came to Town: The Eisenhowers, FREE
September 12 Humorous Hoaxes, Sleazy Scams & Scurrilous Schemes in Colorado History, $5 


Newcomer’s Coffee 


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! Sign up at the BCC front desk or by calling 303.464.5526. Held at BCC. Free.
Day Time Date
Fri 9-10 am Aug 25
Fri 9–10 am Sep 22
Fri 9–10 am Oct  27
Fri 9–10 am Nov 17
Fri 9–10 am Dec 15

Willmaker Legal Seminar


A wonderful way to get a tough job finished! In a single easy and enjoyable session, you’ll complete a will, financial power of attorney, and combined medical directive (including living will, medical power of attorney, and organ donation), all with the help of licensed Colorado attorney Rebecca L. Bennetti, and her staff. Cost includes all materials, witnessing, notarizing, individual review, and plenty of time for discussion and questions. Participants do not need to bring anything to class. Pre-registration is required. Cost is per person.
Age: 18 years and older Location: BCC
Code R/NR Fee Day Time Date
82936 $125/$150 Thu 1-4:00 pm Sep 7
82937 $125/$150 Wed 5:30-8:30 pm Oct 11
82938 $125/$150 Wed 5:30-8:30 pm Nov 8  
82939   $125/$150 Wed 5:30-8:30 pm Dec 6

Adult Pottery


You will learn the art of throwing a flower vase, mug, bowl or whatever you wish to create. All skill levels are welcome!  A bag of clay, glaze and firing are included in the cost.- There will be studio time provided on Wednesdays from 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM (drop In fee $5.00)
Age: 18 years and older Location: BCC 
Code R/NR Fee Day Time Date
 83266 $70/$76 Wed 10 am–12:30 pm Sep 6–Oct 11
 83269 $70/$76 Wed 10 am–12:30 pm Oct 25–Dec 6*
 83268 $70/$76 Sat 10 am–12:30 pm Sep 9–Oct 14
 83271 $70/$76 Sat 10 am–12:30 pm Nov 28-Dec 9
*No Class Nov 22 & 25*

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 9 a.m. - noon by calling 303.464.5526.
July 24
September 25