We Are All Beekeepers - How you can help save the Bees!
Honey bees and other natural pollinators are declining. Learn which plants bees love, how to make a bee feeder, and how you can help without having a beehive in your yard.
- Presenter: Chris & Gwen Williams – 35 year commercial beekeepers and owners of San Juan Bee Company in Delta.
- Date: Monday, June 21 @ 1:00 pm
Rich History and Community Stories from the Magic Circle Theater
The Magic Circle Theater is in its 61st year in Montrose! Be delighted by this heartwarming rich Montrose legacy. The Magic Circle Players are performing ‘MASH” in June.
- Travel Guide: Lisa Rediger (and Cast)
- Date: Wednesday, June 30 @ 1:00 pm
Montrose Police Department Update
We will get an update on the construction of the new police department building and an update on law enforcement operations in Montrose.
- Presenter: Commander Cox
- Date: Tuesday, July 6
The History of Railroads in Colorado's National Conservation Areas (NCA's)
Colorado’s NCA’s hold numerous scientific and scenic treasures. Rob will explore both the historic role of railroads through what are now NCA’s and how the railroads still continue to be important to the character of these areas.
- Presenter: Rob Gay, Colorado Canyons Association
- Date: Monday, July 19
Land Conservation in Western Colorado: Economic Vitality and Quality of Life
Colorado West Land Trust works to conserve areas that are strategic for agriculture, wildlife, and outdoor recreation. Learn about land conservation throughout the region and the positive impact.
- Presenter: Colorado West Land Trust Staff
- Date: Tuesday, August 3 @ 1:00 pm
History of the Narrow Gauge Railway System from 1882 to Now
Slideshow on how the narrow gauge railway system was built, what areas they serviced and what they brought to the communities on the Western Slope.
- Presenter: Karl Schaeffer, Railroad Museum
- Date: Monday, August 9 @ 1:00 pm
Ageism....For All Ages
Ageism is the stereotyping, prejudice, and discrimination against people on the basis of their age and it is pervasive! Learn about the “On the same pAge” campaign and how we can end ageism.
- Presenter: Cathy Trujillo
- Date: Monday, August 16 @ 1:00 pm
50+ Enrichment Activities
Open Line Dancing
Learn how to perform line dance steps and receive dance descriptions with the counts and formation.
Senior Lunch Bunch Club
Make friends your own age, have fun, make a difference, find and give a smile daily. Call Marilynn at 970-901-9914 for more information.
Black Canyon Woodcarvers Group. Join our informal group and hand-carve a variety of items (animals, caricatures, toys, etc.). Learn techniques from each other. Bring your own supplies. Call Janet at 970-323-5860 for more information.
Adult Summer Craft Camp
Bring a project to work on, make friends, enjoy great company, and get help if you need it. This is for crafters of all types: painting, junk journaling, needlework, mixed media, etc. Bring your own supplies and a snack or drink if you plan to spend the day.
- Dates: Every Wed beginning June 16 (June - Aug)
- Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
- Location: Senior Center Craft Room
- Instructor: Joy Long -Call Joy with questions 787-0133
- Fee: Free
Crafty Chatty Group
Bring your UFO's (unfinished objects) and socialize while you work. Make new friends with similar talents and interests. Stuck? Get help with your project from other crafters. No project? Come to socialize and get your creative juices flowing. You may find a project that looks like fun to you. No charge to join this group. Bring your own materials. Call Judy at 249-7198 for more information.
Jam Session/Sing Along
Join us if you play an instrument and/or sing! This is a casual group that you can attend as your time permits. Each person gets a turn to pick and lead a song and others play along. This is a free get together. Call Cindy at 252-4884 if you have questions. Spectators who enjoy listening to music are also welcome to attend.
|Billiard Room (Open Play)||Monday - Friday||8:30 am - 4:00 pm||FREE|
|Bingo (Valley Manor Calling)||2nd & 4th Wednesdays||1:00 - 2:00 pm||$1.00|
|Bingo (Joy Calling)||3rd Wednesday||1:00 - 3:00 pm||$2.00|
|Bridge (contact Bob 970-209-2476, to play)||Every Monday||1:00 - 4:00 pm||CALL|
|Bridge (contact Tom 970-765-2621, to play)||2nd & 4th Fridays||1:00 - 4:00 pm||CALL|
|Hand and Foot||Every Thursday||1:00 - 3:00 pm||FREE|
|Mahjong - Learn to Play (call Leni 970-240-6188 for info)||Every Tuesday & Thursday||1:00 - 4:00 pm||FREE|
|Montrose Cribbage Club||Every Thursday||1:00 - 3:00 pm||FREE|
|Omaha Poker||4th & 5th Tuesdays||1:00 - 3:00 pm||$1.00|
|Omaha Poker Tournament||3rd Tuesday||1:00 - 3:00 pm||$2.50|
|Texas Hold'em||4th Monday||1:00 - 3:00 pm||$1.00|
|Texas Hold'em Tournaments||1st Wedensday||1:00 - 3:15 pm||$2.50|