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Eagle View Adult Center

Posted on: June 7, 2020

[ARCHIVED] EVAC E-Blast June 7-13

Eagle View E-Blast       Week of June 8 - 14

Welcome to our email newsletter keeping you up to date about the Eagle View Adult Center and resources for things to do as you stay “Safer at Home.” Please share this email with friends!!  We miss you! Let’s stay connected while we are physically apart!                                       Your Eagle View Team

Eagle View Adult Center Updates:

No opening date at this time. Eagle View will continue emailing E-Blast newsletters to keep you updated. A staff person is available by phone at 303-655-2075, Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Be sure to leave a message and we will return your call.

Just for Fun - Eagle View:

Move It or Lose It! (Tues. June 9 @ 9:00 a.m.)

Improve leg strength and balance to keep you mobile. Increase upper body strength and improve your posture for great benefits. The class is designed to accommodate everyone. All exercises will be done seated, but they can be done standing if you prefer. Please have a good sturdy chair. Also be ready with two hand weights, or two full bottles of water, or two cans of food, and a dishtowel. Join Eagle View instructor Rosalie Farrer for this fun class.

Join Zoom Meeting: Click on the link below a few minutes before the start time.

       Meeting ID: 850 2644 7648

       Password: 870165

Join by Phone: +1 346 248 7799

Yoga for All Levels (Tues. June 9 @ 10:30 a.m.)

This Zoom class is for people who have recent yoga experience. Instructor Carolyn Priola will show how to modify positions for both beginning level and intermediate participants. You will need a yoga mat and the ability to get onto and up from the floor. This class is NOT for people interested in trying yoga for the first time.

Join Zoom Meeting - Click on the link below a few minutes before the start time.

       Meeting ID: 844 6047 9566

       Password: 414870

Join by Phone: +1 346 248 7799

Feathered Friends: Eastern Screech Owl (Tues. June 9 @ 2:30 p.m.)

Let’s “Zoom” in on our feathered friends! Anne Price from the Raptor Education Foundation is back via Zoom with an Eastern Screech Owl. He too is a "senior" citizen. He came to the raptor center from Nebraska. Weighing only five ounces, screech owls are secretive, but common suburban residents. Anne will share interesting facts about this species as you view the live owl.

Join Zoom Meeting: Click on the link below a few minutes before class.

       Meeting ID: 867 9376 1490

       Password: 299711

Join by Phone (audio only): +1 346 248 7799

Active Minds: Hong Kong (Wed. June 10 @ 1:30 p.m.)

Eagle View is bringing the popular Active Minds program to you via Zoom. We canceled the Hong Kong program in March so here it is again - more pertinent than ever! Once a British colony, Hong Kong was returned to China in 1997. Recently, Hong Kong has erupted into a violent conflict between the Chinese government and protesters objecting to increased government controls. Join Active Minds as we tell the story of Hong Kong, past, present, and future. You can join the Active Minds Zoom meeting in three ways:

Direct link: click here to join:

With Internet: Connect via the Internet (using computer, tablet, smartphone):

· Go to and click “Join a meeting”

· Enter this Meeting ID: 848 6087 6247 and click “Join”

· Click OK - if it asks to launch Zoom or something similar

· Enter meeting Password: 432081

· When prompted to join audio, select computer or internet audio (do not select dial-in)

Without Internet: Connect by Phone (audio only): Dial any one of these numbers:

1-253-215-8782 or 1-312-626-6799 or 1-346-248-7799 (Lots of numbers in case one is busy)

· When prompted enter the Meeting ID: 848 6087 6247 # (spaces are for easy reading)

· Then press # again when it asks for participant number

· Then enter the Password: 432081# and you will be connected to the meeting

Practice on Zoom (Wed. June 10 @ 3:00 p.m.)

Need practice being on a Zoom meeting before you join an exercise class or program? Join this Zoom Practice session with Eagle View instructor Lisa Asmussen. Receive help during the meeting with sound, video, screen views, etc. so you can make the most of your virtual class experience.

Join Zoom Meeting - Click on the link below at the class time.

       Meeting ID: 726 990 0421

       Password: 6r0iz7

Join by Phone (audio only) +1 669 900 9128

       Meeting ID: 726 990 0421

       Password: 678942

If you need even more help to get on Zoom, we are repeating our one-on-one instruction from the safety of your car. Drive-Thru Zoom Help is on Monday, June 15th from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon.  Call Eagle View at 303-655-2075 to book a 20-minute appointment. More in next week’s E-Blast.

Zumba Zoom (Thurs. June 11 @ 1:00 p.m.)

Zumba is a Latin-inspired workout that is part dance, part fitness. Zumba Gold is a modified class that uses easy-to-follow Zumba choreography that focuses on balance, range of motion, coordination, and fun. Instructor, Rosalie Farrer, will lead you through a 30-minute workout.

Join Zoom Meeting: Click on the link below a few minutes before class.

       Meeting ID: 893 7245 9981

       Password: 790073

Join by Phone: +1 346 248 7799

Just for Fun - Other Sources

Cheese Making 101

Kate Johnson, the founder of the “Art of Cheese” cheese making school based in Longmont, Colorado, brings you the basics behind cheese making in this free online course on YouTube. She will even walk you through the steps to make your own homemade artisan ricotta! This is not a live stream and may be accessed at any time you wish.   Cheesemaking video

Colorado Rockies at Arizona Diamondbacks - Vintage Game

The Rockies games are one of our most popular trips at Eagle View. The season is on hold during COVID-19, but that doesn’t mean you can’t watch a game with a classic performance. Trevor Story began his career with 10 home runs in the first month. Watch this exciting Rockies game against conference rival the Diamondbacks that began his amazing home run streak. Available on YouTube any time you’d like.   Rockies Baseball

Virtual Memory Café (Tues. June 9 @ 1:30 p.m.)

Brought to you by the Denver Public Library, Virtual Memory Cafe is a fun place to socialize, relax, and engage with people experiencing memory loss and their families/caregivers. Each cafe has a focus - such as music or art - to facilitate the main goal, which is a social connection for individuals with shared experiences. At the Memory Cafe, you can just be yourself - without worrying about remembering or forgetting. Click the Zoom link a few minutes before the start time.

Dome to Home with Fiske Planetarium (Tues. June 9 @ 2:00 p.m.)

Join Fiske Planetarium in Boulder for a live webinar on rainbows in our universe. This program is geared toward the general public with a Q&A at the end of the presentation.

TV Shows on PBS (Antenna Channel 6.1 or check your cable/dish guide)  Quality television programs with limited commercials. Suggested shows you might enjoy:

Pearl Harbor - Into The Arizona (Mon. June 8 @ 10:00 -11:00 p.m.) LATE NIGHT

On the eve of the 75th anniversary, join the first expedition to explore inside the USS Arizona since the date that will live in infamy, as state-of-the-art imaging technology reveals the aftermath and incredible story of the Pearl Harbor attack.

National Parks: America’s Best Idea - The Scripture of Nature (1851-1890) (Fri. June 12 @ 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.)

In 1864, Congress passed an act that protects Yosemite for "public use, resort, and recreation"- the first time in world history that any government has proposed this idea. In 1872, Congress creates America’s first national park: Yellowstone.

Rick Steves’ Europe: Istanbul (Sat. June 13 @ 4:00 - 4:30 p.m.)

Where Europe comes face to face with Asia, explore the fascinating, multilayered city of Istanbul. We’ll lose our way in the Grand Bazaar and feast like kings with locals at a fisherman’s wharf. Follow the fall of the Byzantium and the rise of Islam at the city’s ancient wall, Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace. To escape the city bustle, we’ll board a boat on the churning Bosphorus, make friends over backgammon, and try a traditional bath.   Note: If you love travel shows, Rick Steve’s Europe airs weekly on Saturdays at 4:00 p.m.

Colorado Experience: Suffrage (Sun. June 14 @ 5:00 - 5:30 p.m.)

On November 7, 1893, Colorado became the first state in the nation to grant women’s suffrage by a single issue popular vote, and the following year the first three female state legislators were elected. This proud achievement was the result of nearly 15 years of struggle and dedication. Tenacious Coloradans across the state shouted, “Let the women vote! They can’t do any worse than the men!” as they marched door-to-door in churches, mining towns and farming communities. Join the movement in this episode of Colorado Experience.

Helpful Resources:

Volunteers Available to Run Errands

Volunteers have contacted us offering help for seniors in the community. Do you need someone to grocery shop, pick up prescriptions, or run errands in town? Call Eagle View at 303-655-2075 and we will try to match you up with a volunteer.

Eagle View Help by Phone

Eagle View staff member Evon Benitez is available by phone to answer questions and help you find needed services or resources. Call Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at 303-655-2079. Please leave a message if she doesn’t answer when you call as she is often on the phone.

VOA Meal Delivery

Are you interested in receiving meals delivered to your home? VOA (Volunteers of America) is a non-profit organization that provides the lunch program at EVAC. During this time of closure, they are offering a box of five frozen meals delivered to your home. You must be 60 or older and be a resident of Brighton. The suggested contribution for the meals is $2.50 meal / $12.50 per box, although the ability to pay is not the deciding factor if you are eligible. Boxes are delivered on Thursdays. If you would like to find out more about this program, call Eagle View at 303-655-2075. Leave your name and phone number; a staff person will call you back and explain in detail.

Anythink Library

Contact-free curbside service for book holds is now available at all Anythink locations during special hours listed below. To check out a book or other materials: or call 720-322-9199.

Pass it On Quote of the Day:

“Patience is the calm acceptance that things can happen in a different order than the one you have in mind.” David G. Allen, Author

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