Workshops and Ongoing Education

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS & EVENTS



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

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! Reservations can be made by calling 303.464.5526. Held at BCC. FREE
Friday, February 22, 9 - 10 a.m.
Friday, March 22, 9 - 10 a.m.
Friday, April 26, 9 - 10 a.m.

Circle Talk 


Enter as strangers, leave as friends. Through the 12 week Circle Talk program, beginning January 22, you will build your personal narrative, enjoy a sense of belonging and community, experience meaningful engagement and connection in small groups, and find new opportunities for personal expression, relationship building, and healthy community. Not ready to commit to 12 weeks? Join us for and introductory session on January 15 to experience what it's all about.
Reservations can be made online at B-REx.com or by calling 303.464.5526. Held at BCC.  FREE
Tuesday, January 15- April 9, 1-2:30 p.m.

Financial: Protect What You've Worked For - Retirees    


Stand guard to protect all of your hard worked earnings. Participants will learn strategies designed to help you guard your most valuable assets and income. Discuss the impact of longevity, withdrawal strategies, anticipating rising costs, reviewing insurance and long-term care protection, and healthcare cost concerns. Taught by Holly Chandler of Edward Jones. Reservations can be made online at B-REx.com or by calling 303.464.5526. Held at BCC.  FREE
Wednesday, February 13, 10:30-11:30 a.m.  

Living with Alzheimer's: Middle Stages   


In the middle stage of Alzheimer's disease, those who were care partners now become hands on caregivers. Join us for this 3-part series and hear caregivers and professionals discuss helpful strategies to provide safe, effective and comfortable care in the middle stage of Alzheimer's. Reservations can be made online at B-REx.com or by calling 303.464.5526. Held at BCC.  FREE
Week 1:  Wednesday, February 13, 2:30-4:30 p.m. 
Week 2:  Wednesday, February 20, 2:30 4:30 p.m.
Week 3:  Wednesday, February 27, 2:30-4:30 p.m. 


Eye Health: Cataracts and Floaters     


This program reviews the symptoms, causes and treatment of cataracts and floaters. Learn how to manage with these common eye ailments from Optometrist, Dr. Eirit Yonatan. Reservations can be made online at B-REx.com or by calling 303.464.5526. Held at BCC.  FREE
Tuesday, February 19, 10-11:30 a.m.   

Conversations on Aging      


This monthly program is an opportunity for you to meet with your peers and discuss the issues that are important  to you. In February, we'll focus our discussion on how to have difficult conversations with your adult children. Kim Mooney with The Conversation Project will join us to facilitate the discussion and provide tools and resources to talk with your family about everything from health concerns to planning for the end of life. Afterwards, there will be an opportunity for attendees to help plan our future meeting topics. Reservations can be made online at B-REx.com or by calling 303.464.5526. Held at BCC.  FREE
Wednesday, February 20, 10-11:30 a.m.   

Learn with North Metro Fire District    


The education department with North Metro Fire District will be here to discuss safety tips. Among the topics that will be discussed is easy exercises to keep you healthy and safe, the importance of dryer maintenance to avoid fire hazards, File of Life, and the Ambulance Membership Program.
Reservations can be made online at B-REx.com or by calling 303.464.5526. Held at BCC.  FREE
Wednesday, February 27, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

History Talk: Mining and Mountain Women    


Colorado Women's Hall of Fame board member, Alexis Anderton, will share the stories of how Colorado women helped shape the mining scene in early Colorado History. Reservations can be made online at B-REx.com or by calling 303.464.5526. Held at BCC.  FREE
Tuesday, March 12, 1-2:30 p.m.  

SAVE THE DATE!
2019 Senior Law Day - Saturday, June 8, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.


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.

2019 Schedule

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