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NEW CLASS

UNDERSTANDING SOCIAL

SECURITY

When should I start receiving Social Security benefits? register nowNow, should I wait? How long? What about my spousal benefits? There are many decision points and considerations when it comes to Social Security. This class will cover the major components and will help you to make an informed choice regarding your Social Security benefits.

 

AGE 18+
LOCATION Canyon View Community Center, Foothills Room
INSTRUCTOR Steven Lease
FEE $15 I $10 Resident Discount

 

ACTIVITY # SESSION DAYS TIME
7157 S1 5/22 Tuesday 6-8pm

 

 

 

NEW CLASS

UNDERSTANDING LONG TERM

CARE

What is Long Term Care (LTC) and do I need it? What are my options and trade offs between different policies that cover LTC? In this class we will cover the basic of how to evaluate if LTC is something you should have in place as part of your overall financial plan.

 

AGE 18+
LOCATION Canyon View Community Center, Board Room
INSTRUCTOR Steven Lease
FEE $15 I $10 Resident Discount

 

ACTIVITY # SESSION DAYS TIME
7156 S1 5/23 Wednesday 6-8pm

 

 

 

THERAPEUTIC QI GONG

Therapeutic Qi Gong has its roots in traditional Chinese medicine. These low impact exercises increase vitality, longevity, memory, balance, and strength. It is slow meditative movements, Tai Chi like, with visualization and sound. Qi Gong bolsters the immune system creating a healthy body, mind, and spirit. For more information visit www.nataliaroberti.com

 

Age 18+
Location Recreation Park, Stella Room
INSTRUCTOR Natalia Roberti
fee $46 I $40 Resident Discount
*$58 I $50 Resident Discount
notes Wear comfortable clothing. Bring a yoga mat if you need to begin the class on the floor.

 

ACTIVITY # SESSION DAYS TIME
1515 S1 *5/3-5/31 Thursday 11am-12pm
1515 S2 6/7-6/28 Thursday 11am-12pm
1515 S3 7/5-7/26 Thursday 11am-12pm
1515 S4 *8/2-8/30 Thursday 11am-12pm

 

 

 

SINGING 101

Singing 101: How to sing better, for fun and health. Includes optional performance as a group. How to sing stronger, richer, and smoother with excellent technique (no experience required).

 

Age 18+
Location Canyon View Community Center, Board Room
instructor Clifford Johnson
Fee $30 I $25 Resident Discount

 

ACTIVITY # SESSION DAYS TIME
1216 S1 5/12 Saturday 12-2pm

 

 

 

KNOTTY KNITTERS & CROCHETERS

Our Club welcomes all levels of experience in knitting and crocheting, including, beginners. We offer a friendly atmosphere for sharing our skills and love of knitting and crocheting. If you want to relax and have fun, and giggle a bit, please join us for our lighthearted evenings together.

 

Age 18+
Location Canyon View Community Center,
Canyon View Room
INSTRUCTOR Rosemary, Teri and Linda
fee $20 I $15 Resident Discount

 

ACTIVITY # SESSION DAYS TIME
7245 S1 5/3-5/31 Thursday 6-8:30pm

 

 

 

MATURE RIDERS

Join this Mature Riders program and get back in the saddle! This class is for adults who have little experience or have ridden before and would like to re-experience the thrill.

 

Age 18+
Location Healing Pastures at “C” Horse Ranch,
11685 Lorenson Road, Auburn
INSTRUCTOR Honey Cowan
fee 3 Classes:
$160 I $150 Resident Discount
note Helmets and boots are required and provided.

 

ACTIVITY # SESSION DAYS TIME
7134 S1 5/9-5/23 Wednesday 11:45a-1:15pm
7134 S2 6/6-6/20 Wednesday 11:45a-1:15pm
7134 S3 7/11-7/25 Wednesday 11:45a-1:15pm
7134 S4 8/8-8/22 Wednesday 11:45a-1:15pm

 

 

 

ARGENTINE TANGO and Latin Dance

Learn easy, enjoyable, new routines every meeting while enriching your hidden skills, dance all night at your social events. Step by step introduction in the Hot Salsa, Merengue, and Cha Cha. Fall in love with the beautiful, elegant, and romantic Argentine Tango, from beginning to more elaborate eye-catching steps. No previous experience or partner needed. Everybody rotates and dances with each other. Singles and couples welcome!

 

Age 18+
Location Canyon View Community Center,
Foothills Room
INSTRUCTOR Juan Aceituno
fee $58 I $50 Resident Discount

 

ACTIVITY # SESSION DAYS TIME
5034 S1 5/10-5/31 Thursday 7:30-9pm
5034 S2 6/7-6/28 Thursday 7:30-9pm
5034 S3 7/5-7/26 Thursday 7:30-9pm

Regular classes resume in September.

 

 

 

Country western/Irish Line dancing

Let’s enjoy this Summer dancing heating up the air in the rooms of ARD! Traditional and new Country Western and great popular and lively music and Irish line dancing. The best exercise, new friends, and great atmosphere. NO PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE REQUIRED. SINGLES AND COUPLES WELCOME.

 

Age 18+
Location Canyon View Community Center,
Foothills Room
INSTRUCTOR Juan Aceituno
fee $58 I $50 Resident Discount

 

ACTIVITY # SESSION DAYS TIME
5080 S1 5/10-5/31 Thursday 6-7:30pm
5080 S2 6/7-6/28 Thursday 6-7:30pm
5080 S3 7/5-7/26 Thursday 6-7:30pm

Regular classes resume in September.

 

 

 

BEGINNING UKULELE

Even if you have never played any instrument before, you’ll soon be creating lively, fun music. Learn to play chords, strumming techniques, and music timing. Learn to play a few songs and how to learn more. Introduction to literature, ukulele history, and ukulele types will be included. You’ll learn how to tune a uke. “Music self-played is happiness self-made”.

 

Age 18+
Location Canyon View Community Center, Sunset Room
INSTRUCTOR Clifford Johnson
fee $35 I $30 Resident Discount
note Bring a ukulele, a few loaners are available.
ACTIVITY # SESSION DAYS TIME
5202 S1 5/26 Saturday 9:30am-12pm
5202 S2 6/14 Thursday 6-8pm
5202 S3 7/21 Saturday 9:30am-12pm

 

 

 

KAYAKING FOR BOOMERS 50+

You have not had this kind of fun since you were a kid! We all know adventure and exploration are not just for teenagers, and here is an activity to rekindle your youthful enthusiasm! Kayaking is great for fitness or escaping the hustle and bustle and it’s easy on the joints and body. We use very stable, user friendly kayaks making it easy for anyone to participate. Join us for your first time or your best time in a small group, stress-free paddle. Discover why kayaking is the choice for baby boomers and beyond!

 

Age 50+
Location Lake Natoma, Sacramento/Folsom
INSTRUCTOR Current Adventure Staff
fee $79 I $69 Resident Discount
note Beginners Welcome. All equipment provided.

 

ACTIVITY # SESSION DAYS TIME
7083 S1 5/12 Saturday 11am-2pm
7083 S2 5/23 Wednesday 11am-2pm
7083 S3 6/2 Saturday 10am-1pm
7083 S4 6/14 Thursday 11am-2pm
7083 S5 6/17 Sunday 10am-1pm
7083 S6 7/2 Monday 10am-1pm
7083 S7 7/7 Saturday 10am-1pm
7083 S8 7/28 Saturday 10am-1pm
7083 S9 8/8 Wednesday 11am-2pm
7083 SA 8/11 Saturday 10am-1pm
7083 SB 8/25 Saturday 10am-1pm

 

 

 

BEGINNING HARMONICA

Learn to play this musical instrument for fun and health. Music relieves stress, creates joy, and playing harmonica improves lung function. You’ll learn an easy way to play songs. A “C” harmonica is required. Song sheets provided; no prior music experience needed.

 

Age 15+
Location Canyon View Community Center, Sunset Room
INSTRUCTOR Clifford Johnson
fee $30 I $25 Resident Discount
note Some harmonicas will be available in class for purchase for $12.

 

ACTIVITY # SESSION DAYS TIME
5201 S1 5/26 Saturday 12:30-2pm

 

 

 

Senior Bridge

Join us Thursday and Friday afternoons for Senior Bridge Club meetings at Canyon View Community Center. “Duplicate Bridge” is played Thursdays and “Party Bridge” is played Fridays. This is a great opportunity to socialize and meet fellow players in a beautiful scenic building. Reservations must be made for Duplicate Bridge. Please call Bob Wright 530.878.0248 or John Renning 530.889.2484 for reservations and information. Please call Ann Mitchell 530.888.8362 for more information on Party Bridge.

 

Age Seniors
Location Canyon View Community Center
note ARD does not take registration.

 

SESSION DAYS TIME
Duplicate Bridge Thursday 12pm
Party Bridge Friday 12pm

 

 

 

Table Tennis

Do you occasionally play table tennis and think it might be fun to have more people to play with? Grab a paddle and join us for a great time. Beginners to advanced players welcome. For more information contact Bill 530.887.1456.

 

Age All Ages
Location Canyon View Community Center, Foothills Room
fee Refer to website www.auburntabletennis.com
note ARD does not take registration.

 

DAYS TIME
Monday | Wednesday 6:30-9:30pm

 

 

 

MEDICARE AND MEDICARE

SUPPLEMENT PLANS

Are you preparing to enter the world of Medicare or just planning ahead for retirement? This class will dispel the mystery and confusion by providing information on what is and what is not covered by Medicare Parts A, B, C and D. You will also learn about the role of Supplemental Insurance Plans A-K, also known as “Medigap”, Medicare Advantage plans, and about proposed Medicare changes for this year and beyond.

 

Age 18+
Location Canyon View Community Center, Sunset Room
INSTRUCTOR Charlene Miskimen
fee $15 I $10 Resident Discount
Instructor donates all fees to ARD.

 

ACTIVITY # SESSION DAYS TIME
7155 S1 5/15 Tuesday 10am-Noon
7155 S2 6/19 Tuesday 10am-Noon
7155 S3 7/17 Tuesday 10am-Noon
7155 S4 8/21 Tuesday 10am-Noon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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