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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.

                                              2016 Schedule

 DATES
                    

 TIMES

 January 21  1-5:30 p.m. 
February 18  1-5:30 p.m.
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. 

Downsizing Made Easy
Simplifying your life should leave you overjoyed, not overwhelmed. Whether you are ready to make a big move or just clear out some clutter, this presentation will provide you with five easy steps to successfully downsize your life. This workshop willb e held at the Community Center; presented by Anne Shaw. Pre-registration is requested, no charge; 303-464-5526.
Monday, April 18, 10:30-11:45 a.m.


Walgreens Pharmacist
We understand how important medications are to helping people stay well. But we also know that medications can have serious consequences if they are not taken with care. This presentation is designed to provide you with tools you can use everyday to help ensure safe usage of medications and to understand how your local pharmacist can help you. Pre-registation is required, no charge; 303-464-5526. Light refereshements will be provided.
Thursday, April 21, 1-2 p.m. 
 

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. 
    
Thursday, April 28, 5-6:30 p.m.
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research

Wednesday, May 11, 5-6:30 p.m.
Know the 10 signs: Early Detection Matters

Wednesday, June 8, 2-5 p.m.
Living with Alzheimer's: For People with Alzheimer's, Part 1

Wednesday, June 15, 2-5 p.m.
Living with Alzheimer's: For People with Alzheimer's, Part 2

Wednesday, July 13, 5-7 p.m.
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer's

Wednesday, August 10, 5-7 p.m.
Effective Communication Strategies

Wednesday, September 7, 2-5 p.m.
Living with Alzheimer's: For Middle Stage Caregivers, Part 1

Wednesday, September 14, 2-5 p.m.
Living with Alzheimer's: For Middle Stage Caregivers, Part 2

Wednesday, October 12, 5-7 p.m.
Understanding and Responding to Dementia-related Behaviors

Wednesday, November 9, 2-5 p.m.
Living with Alzheimer's: For Late Stage Caregivers, Part 1

Wednesday, November 16, 2-5 p.m.
Living with Alzheimer's: For Late Stage Caregivers, Part 2

Wednesday, December 7, 2-5 p.m.
Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer's



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.

April 22
May 27
June 24


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 new 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.
January 25
February 22
March 28



Pat Chatterton
Pat Chatterton
Program Coordinator

280 Spader Way
Broomfield, CO 80020
pchatterton@broomfield.org

Ph: 303.464.5529
Fx: 303.464.5533