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March 2019

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March 2019

March 1

Breakfast for all at The Egg and I

Join us for a wonderful breakfast with all of your friends and neighbors! The menu includes omelets, pancakes, French toast and several egg breakfasts. This is a great way to meet new friends! Come and enjoy the most important meal of the day! Breakfast is on your own. Please look at the menu in your building’s trip book to view the options before you sign up! If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2-van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Friday, March 1: 8:30-11:00am

 

 

 

March 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29

Beginning Spanish

Have you ever wanted to learn another language? Have you spoken Spanish in the past but have forgotten vocabulary and verb conjugations? It’s your lucky day! We will be learning Spanish from the ground up! For some it will be review, for some, something totally new! We will be using Amazon’s “Great Courses” videos which are taught by a Professor from Alabama University. We will stop during the 45 minute sessions and practice what is being taught that day. You are never too old to learn something new! Get your brain in motion and let’s learn a language! PLEASE make yourself a promise that you will come to every class so that you get the maximum experience. This is an ongoing class that we will continue, just like a college class, if you miss a class, there will be no one to catch you up. RSVP in your building’s book by the Thursday prior to each class.

Fridays, March 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29: 2:00-3:00pm, Event Center

 

 

 

March 1

“Gifted”

2017….PG 13… When his sister dies, 30-something bachelor Frank Adler assumes the care of her 7-year-old daughter. But his plans to raise her are threatened when the child reveals herself to be a math prodigy, and his mom suddenly gets involved. No need to sign up, just come and enjoy!

Friday, March 1: 3:00-5:00pm, Cedar Theatre

 

 

 

March 2, 9, 16 and 23 and 30

Tai Chi for Seniors

Calling all seniors who are interested in helping their balance, strength and overall health!!! Join Rita Levine to learn this ancient Asian practice of mental focus, body balance and strength! Come one, come all!! You will start from the beginning and learn the whole process! No need to sign up, just come and enjoy!

Saturdays, March 2, 9, 16 and 23 and 30: 10:00-11:00am, Event Center

 

 

 

 

March 2

“Lost in Yonkers” at The Miner’s Alley Playhouse

“Lost in Yonkers” is a coming-of-age story set in Yonkers, New York. Neil Simon’s Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning play centers around two brothers, Arty and Joey, who live with their grandmother and their mentally challenged Aunt Bella, while their father travels, desperately trying to scrape enough money together while working as a salesman to pay off his debts to a loan shark. Over the course of the play, the young boys learn lessons about love, responsibility and the importance of family that will carry them into adulthood. Miner’s Alley is located above the old Foss’ Drugstore in Golden. It is accessible by elevator and a very small, intimate venue. $31 will be charged for your ticket to this play. If you cancel and we cannot find a replacement, you will be responsible for $31. If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will also be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Saturday, March 2: 6:30-10:30pm

 

 

March 4, 6, 11, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27 and 29

Fitness at Foothills

Don’t miss this wonderful way to get in your physical activity with friends and neighbors! We will head to The Ridge Recreation center where you can swim, water walk, walk the track, lift weights or attend a class (if it fits within our time constraints). If you are interested, see Risa for information about payment. Check with your insurance…many health insurance programs pay through the Silver Sneakers program. You must have a Foothills Recreation District ID. If you don’t have one, bring your proof of physical address and identification and Risa will help you get your ID. No need to sign up…just step out to meet the van.

Mondays, March 4 and 11: 8:30-10:15 am
Wednesdays, March 6, 13, 20 and 27: 8:30-10:15 am
Fridays, March 15, 22 and 29: 8:30-10:15 am

 

 

March 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25 and 28

Pilates

This class is for all who want to be healthy and work on flexibility and strength! Macy will be teaching this beneficial class which will include core strengthening and flexibility exercises for those with arthritis or osteoarthritis. She has many useful tips on the use of exercise for the graceful aging of bones and joints. No need to sign up…just come on over to the Event Center.

Mondays, March 11, 18 and 25: 9:00-9:45am, Event Cente
Thursdays, March 4, 7, 14, 21 and 28: 9:00-9:45am, Event Center

 

 

 

March 4

Blackhawk #1

Come along to Blackhawk where you can try your luck at a number of casinos, including Ameristar, Isle of Capri, the Lodge, Mardi Gras and others. There are plenty of penny machines and great blackjack tables!!! Let’s see if we can come home Millionaires! Or have lots of fun trying!!! Lunch is on your own. If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Monday, March 4: 10:30-4:30pm

 

 

Welcome Home Ambassador Group

Thank you to those of you who have signed up to welcome new neighbors to their Concordia home! Please plan to attend every meeting so that we can check in on new neighbors and talk about what is working and might need tweaking.

 Monday, March 4: 11:30-12:15pm, Event Center

 

 

Craft Class

This class we will be making tie fleece blankets to donate to the Caring Hands Pregnancy Center where Cedar resident Pat Coy volunteers . You will be given two pieces of fleece and shown how to make these adorable tie blankets. We will donate them to the center for their kiddos. We will ask for a donation of $5 for each blanket to be donated that will billed to your account. RSVP in your building’s book by Friday, March 1 to be a part of this event.

Monday, March 4: 1:00-3:00pm, Event Center

 

 

BINGO

Come join in the fun and win some fun prizes! Get into the mood and join your friends for some good fun! Please bring 2 quarters and 8 dimes. We will play for money pots and prizes!

RSVP in your building’s book to be a part of this event by Friday, March 1.

Monday, March 4: 3:00-5:00pm, Event Center

 

 

 

March 5, 12, 19 and 26

Gentle Yoga

Gentle Yoga is a 45 minute class that will leave you feeling stretched and rejuvenated. This class will include some meditation followed by a series of floor exercises (so bring a mat or large towel please), standing postures, balancing postures, and finish in Savasana (a yogic term for Relaxation). Gentle Yoga has been known to reduce swelling in joints, increase mobility, improve balance and stability, aid in digestion and better quality of sleep, among many more benefits that will allow you to be proactive with your health and wellness. No need to sign up…just come on over to the Event Center and enjoy!

Tuesday, March 5: 8:30-9:15am, Event Center
Tuesdays, March 12, 19 and 26: 10:00-10:45 am, Event Center

 

 

 

March 5

Bank Run

Attention! We run a monthly bus to area banks for residents who do not have cars or who want a ride to their bank. We go to Wells Fargo, US Bank (Southwest Plaza), Bank of the West (Southwest Plaza), First Bank, Chase (Coal Mine and Kipling) and Bellco Credit Union. Because of today’s computer usage…you can bank at any branch. You do not have to bank at the branch where you opened your account. Make plans to use our service to get to the bank! Please sign up in the Birch dining room or call the Concierge at the front desk to be put on the list.

Tuesday, March 5: 9:30-10:30am

 

 

 

Chef Brian

It’s another fabulous year with Chef Brian! We are celebrating Saint Patrick’s Day and all things Irish! Brian will be preparing Irish feast with Corned Beef and Cabbage, Irish soda bread muffins and Irish apple cake with custard! $15 will be charged to your account for lunch. If you cancel and we cannot find a replacement, you will be responsible for $15. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

 Tuesday, March 5: 10:30am-12:30pm, Event Center

 

 

Hearing Clinic

Come and meet the new audiologist, Pat Davis the first Tuesday of every month! He will be replacing Columbine Audiology who has been a wonderful partner for us for the past 15 years. They have moved across town and are downsizing and no longer have the man-power to come over and service Concordia. We are excited to make a new relationship with Pat Davis whom several of our residents already see for their hearing aid needs. Please stop by and meet Pat and see what he can do for you, your hearing and your hearing aids. Please sign up in the Birch dining room for a time slot to stop by and talk with Pat about hearing issues or your hearing aids.

 Tuesday, March 5: 1:30-3:00pm, Cedar Dining Room

 

 

 

March 5, 12, 19 and 26

Line Dance

Come get your dance on with Risa! This fun, energizing class will teach you line dance steps to a variety of music, including The Electric Slide, Boot Scoot and Boogie, Rockin’ Cha, Cupid Shuffle, just to name a few. We will dance on the dance floor. WEAR SHOES THAT ARE SLICK ON THE BOTTOM, SUCH AS LOAFERS, COWBOY BOOTS, DANCE SHOES, BALLET SHOES (not tennis shoes). PLEASE BRING A BOTTLE OF WATER. No need to sign up…just come on over to the Event Center. Tuesday, March 5: 2:00-3:00pm, Event Center

 Tuesday, March 12 , 19 and 26: 11:00am-12:00pm, Event Center

 

 

 

March 5

“The Great Gatsby”

2013…PG13…. Leonardo DiCaprio stars as literary icon Jay Gatsby in this adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel. Fascinated by the mysterious, affluent Gatsby, his neighbor Nick Carraway bears witness to the man’s obsessive love and spiral into tragedy. No need to sign up, just come and enjoy!

Tuesday, March 5: 2:30-5:00pm, Cedar Theatre

 

 

Music Makers

Calling everyone who likes to sing or play music for fun! Come and share your love for making music. No need to sign up, just come and collaborate!

 Tuesday, March 5: 3:00-3:45pm, Event Center

 

 

 

Men’s Health

Please join us for a Men’s Health talk with Urologists Dr. David Sobel and Dr. Austin DeRosa. They address how millions of men can be effected by prostate surgery, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure and obesity. Men who suffer from these diseases may also suffer from ED and incontinence. ED and incontinence can take a physical and emotional toll on men and their partners. Partners welcome. Light snacks will be served. RSVP in your building’s book by March 1st to be a part of this event.

Tuesday, March 5: 4:00-5:00pm, Event Center

 

 

 

 

March 6 and 13

Meet with Mark

Be sure not to miss this meeting with Mark and your building or group! He will share any new happenings in the community and answer any questions you have about your building or community issues. PLEASE plan to be in attendance so that everyone gets the correct information! RSVP in your building’s book by the Monday before your meeting. Wednesday, March 6: 1:00-2:00pm, Aspen commons (for Aspen residents)

Wednesday, March 6: 2:00-3:00, Birch commons (for Birch residents)
Wednesday, March 13: 1:00-2:00pm, Event Center (for cottage residents)
Wednesday, March 13: 2:00-3:00pm, Cedar (for Cedar residents)

 

 

March 6, 13, 20 and 27

WII Games

Come and join us for a whole lot of fun!! Each week, we will play a different game on the WII video game console. This is an active video game where you do the actions and it is almost like you ARE bowling or standing on a tee box on a golf course! It is fun, friendly competition and you can get your exercise without leaving the community! The Concordia Calendar will show which sport is being played on what day. No need to sign up, just come on over and either play or watch. It’s LOTS OF FUN!

Wednesdays, March 6, 13, 20 and 27: 2:00-3:30pm, Event Center

 

 

March 6, 13, 20 and 27

Around the World

Please join us for this very fun, informative group trivia game! You will be put into groups (a new one each time) and answer geography trivia questions! It is a fun way to share your knowledge, gain knowledge and meet new friends! At the end of the year, points are totaled and the three players with the most points win Activity gift certificates! Come one, come all!!! No need to sign up, just come and have fun!

 Wednesdays, March 6, 13, 20 and 27: 4:00-5:00pm, Event Center

 

 

 

 

 

March 6

The Metropolitan Opera Live: Donizetti’s “La Fille du Regiment” (Daughter of the Regiment)

Tenor Javier Camarena and soprano Pretty Yende team up for a feast of bel canto vocal fireworks—including the show-stopping tenor aria “Ah! Mes amis … Pour mon âme,” with its nine high Cs. Alessandro Corbelli and Maurizio Muraro trade off as the comic Sergeant Sulpice, with mezzo-soprano Stephanie Blythe as the outlandish Marquise of Berkenfield. And in an exciting piece of casting, stage and screen icon Kathleen Turner makes her Met debut in the speaking role of the Duchess of Krakenthorp. Enrique Mazzola conducts. $22 will be charged for your ticket at Highlands Ranch AMC Theatre.

Wednesday, March 6: 5:30-11:00pm

 

 

 

 

 

March 7

Active Minds presents “Tobacco”

The global tobacco market exceeds half a trillion dollars annually. If tobacco were a country, it would be roughly the 20th largest economy in the world. Join Active Minds as we tell the story of tobacco, from its roots to its leaves. We will cover the origins of tobacco, the role it has played in history as a plantation crop, and the rise and fall of tobacco in the U.S. As part of that, we’ll discuss how tobacco’s adverse health effects impacted society, consumption and created one of the largest legal settlements in history. We will end with a brief discussion of e-cigarettes and vaping. RSVP in your building’s book by Wednesday March 6 to be a part of this event.

Thursday, March 7: 1:00-2:00pm, Event Center

 

 

 

Blood Pressure Clinic

Be sure not to miss Krista, CNA, who visits Concordia the first Thursday every month to keep an eye on your blood pressure. Come on down to the Cedar commons and she will check and notate your blood pressure reading for your information and a way for ongoing health monitoring for your doctor. No need to sign up, just come.

Thursday, March 7: 2:00-3:00pm, Cedar Theatre

 

 

 

 

Technology Class for Samsung Products

Deb will be conducting a class about ALL Samsung phones! She will show you how to take, store and send photos, how to do facebook, texting, etc….on your SAMSUNG phone only! RSVP in your building’s book by Wednesday, March 6 to be a part of this event.

Thursday, March 7: 3:00-4:030, Event Center

 

 

 

 

 

March 8

Lunch at 303 Bar and Grill

Let’s go check out the new restaurant in Bowles Crossing! In the place where the Hurricane was, this bar and grill offers a good lunch menu including soups and salads, burgers, brats and hot dogs, sandwiches and pizzas and much more! Lunch is on your own. If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Friday, March 8: 11:00am-1:30pm

 

 

“The Greatest Showman”

2017…PG… Behind “The Greatest Show on Earth” was one of history’s greatest showmen, P.T. Barnum. This musical biopic centers on Barnum’s creation of the three-ring circus and his infatuation with Swedish songbird Jenny Lind. Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron and Zendea star in this charming, touching film. No need to sign up, just come and enjoy!

Friday, March 8: 3:00-4:45pm, Cedar Theatre

 

 

 

DU Hockey vs. Colorado College

Don’t miss this fun opportunity to go to the Magness Arena to see the DU vs Rocky Mountain rival Colorado College hockey game! The Denver Pioneers men’s ice hockey team is a National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I college ice hockey program that represents the University of Denver. Coats and mittens are recommended. $20 will be charged to your account for the ticket. If you cancel and we cannot find a replacement, you will be responsible for $20. If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will also be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2-van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Friday, March 8: 6:00-10:30pm

 

 

 

March 9

Colorado Symphony Orchestra with FACE Vocal Band

Captivating audiences for over a decade, Face Vocal Band is an internationally acclaimed all-vocal rock ensemble from Boulder, CO. For their symphony debut, Face will be pulling out all of the stops to bring you a brand-new experience with their infectious energy punctuated by an endearing love of performance. Join FACE and your Colorado Symphony on a musical journey full of fun! $45.00 will be charged to your account for orchestra or mezzanine tickets. If you cancel and we cannot find a replacement, you will be responsible for $45. There must be at least 10 to go on this event. If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Saturday, March 9: 6:15-10:30pm

 

 

 

 

 

March 10

“FOOLS” by Neil Simon at The Ridge Recreation Center

What a great way to support local theatre! Our very own Foothills recreation district is presenting Neil Simon’s “Fools” at the Ridge Rec Center! For those of you who are Penpals, Grandma Jojo’s son is directing this play and says it is hilarious! Leon Tolchinsky is ecstatic. He has landed a terrific teaching job in an idyllic Russian hamlet. When he arrives, he finds people sweeping dust from the stoops back into their houses and people milking upside down to get more cream. The town has been cursed with Chronic Stupidity for 200 years and Leon’s job is to break the curse. $12 will be charged for your ticket in the blackbox theatre. If you cancel and we cannot find a replacement, you will be responsible for $12. There must be 10 to go on this event! If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will also be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Sunday, March 10: 1:15-5:15pm

 

 

 

 

March 11

Lunch at Maggie Smith’s Pub

It’s Luck ‘o the Irish time and time for good pub food! Maggie Smith’s offers everything from shepherd’s pie, to fish and chips, to corned beef and cabbage, to lamb meatloaf and much more! It’s never too early to start celebrating St. Patrick’s Day!! Lunch is on your own. Please peruse the menu in your building’s book prior to signing up! If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Monday, March 11: 10:30am-2:00pm

 

 

 

Art Class for All

Calling all want-to-be artists or already working artists!!! This class is for ANYONE who loves art and would be interested in creating a work of art in a 2 hour period right in your community! A trained art teacher will come to our Event Center with all supplies for each person to paint a picture. She will then walk us through the steps of creating the picture she has planned. What can you lose? There can only be 15 people in the class, so be sure you sign up early to make sure you get on the list! First come, first served! This is a FREE class for Concordia residents, so take advantage of this opportunity! Your interest in this class will determine whether they will come monthly or not. If you cancel and we cannot find a replacement, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Monday, March 11: 1:00-2:45pm, Event Center

 

 

 

 

Low Sight Support Group

Are you having problems seeing the menu in restaurants, reading your bills, making out checks??? You are NOT ALONE!!! Please join your friends and neighbors and Chris Kinney from the Colorado Center for the Blind in facilitating this support group!

No RSVP needed to be a part of this event.

Monday, March 11: 2:00-3:00pm, Cedar Theatre

 

 

 

Game Day!

Don’t miss this fun way to meet neighbors and get involved! Today we will play Texas Hold ‘Em the popular poker game! Bring $1 (and $1) in case you need to buy in again! No need to sign up, just come and have fun!

Monday, March 11: 3:00-5:00pm, Event Center

 

 

 

March 12

History Colorado Museum

Come and join us for an afternoon at the Colorado History Museum! The History Colorado Center in Denver is home to interactive exhibitions, cultural performances, and a research center that’s a portal to our vast collections of books, manuscripts, photography, documents, maps, and other artifacts. You will be able to learn the history of the area and much, much more! You will be on your own to explore the museum at your pace. $12 will be charged to your account for the entrance ticket. If you cancel and we cannot find a replacement, you will be responsible for $12. If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will also be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Tuesday, March 12: 1:00-5:00pm

 

 

 

 

“The Way”

2010…PG13…When his son dies while hiking the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route in the Pyrenees, a grieving father flies to France to claim the remains. Looking for insights into his estranged child’s life, he decides to complete the 500-mile trek to Spain. Starring Martin Sheen. No need to sign up, just come and enjoy!

 Tuesday, March 12: 2:30-4:30pm, Cedar Theatre

 

 

 

March 14 and 28

Introduction to Theatre

Announcing a new class where those who used to be on the stage can return and those who have always wanted to perform and never had the opportunity can find out what the theatre bug is all about! This is a multi-faceted class where we will cold read plays, scenes and sometimes you will get a part and you and others in your scene will work the scenes up to perform for the rest! This will be a fun way to get to know your neighbors and have a creative outlet! You will learn about the history of theatre, theatre jargon and much, much more! PLEASE consider being a part of this fun, new class! This will be a comprehensive class that meets every week on Thursdays, so please plan to be in attendance each week! No need to sign up, just come and enjoy!

Thursdays, March 14 and 28: 11:00am-12:30pm, Event Center

 

 

 

 

March 14

Cocktails and Classics..presenting…Wick School of Irish Dance

Don’t miss this chance to experience St. Patrick’s Day and some of the Irish/Scotish culture along with these young dancers. Several Irish dancers will be performing for Concordia and sharing their love of the Irish dance and music! RSVP by Tuesday, March 12th, in your building’s book to be a part of this event.

Thursday, March 14: 4:30-6:00pm, Event Center

 

 

 

 

March 15

Lunch at Landsdowne Arms

Join us for an Irish pub lunch! Here is another chance to get Irish pub food including fish and chips, bangers and mash, shepherd’s pie, bison meatloaf, reuben sandwich and much more! *Please peruse the menu in your building’s book prior to signing up! Lunch is on your own! If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Friday, March 15: 10:30am-2:00pm

 

 

 

 

 

“Parental Guidance”

2012…PG…When their daughter must leave for a week, Artie and Diane Decker (Bette Midler and Billy Crystal) find themselves in charge of their three grandchildren, whose well-regimented and high-tech lives leave Grandma and Grandpa baffled and ready to bring on the old-school parenting. No need to sign up, just come and enjoy!

Friday, March 15, 3:00-4:45, Cedar Theatre

 

 

 

 

 

Denver Brass’ “Celtic Fusion” at the Newman Center

Be sure to join us for this annual gala event at The Newman Center! Enjoy Celtic Colorado Pipes & Drums, Wick School of Irish Dance, Rocky Mountain Highland Dancers, James & Philip Joseph, Guitar & Penny Whistle and more! Labradoodle. Liger. Centaur. Griffin. Flumpet. Tromboon. Some fusions seem outlandish; others make perfect sense – like Brass & Bagpipes! This unexpected musical hybrid has grown into a full-blown Celtic extravaganza, fusing the best of Irish and Scottish music and dance with authentic Colorado style. This is it. Don’t miss what Westword Magazine calls one of Denver’s best annual St. Patrick’s Day celebrations! $20 for parterre seating and $32 for box seating will be charged to your account. PLEASE mark which kind of seat you want on the sign up sheet. If you cancel and we cannot find a replacement, you will be responsible for $20 or $32. If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will also be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Friday, March 15: 6:30-10:15pm

 

 

 

 

March 16

Tchaikovsky’s “Eugene Onegin” at University of Colorado Music College

Be sure not to miss CU’s spring opera! In 19th-century rural Russia, romance and tragedy unfold in the fates of two sisters. While Tatiana spends her time reading novels, Olga is courted by a neighbor who introduces a new visitor—Eugene Onegin—with whom Tatiana falls in love. What happens next reveals timeless themes of jealousy and heartbreak set to Tchaikovsky’s dramatic score. “Eugene Onegin” is presented by the Eklund Opera Program. CU College of Music faculty and students are joined by guest artists on stage, and members of the CU Symphony fill the pit orchestra. With lavish scenery and spine-tingling musicianship in CU’s stunning Macky Auditorium. $20 will be charged for your rear orchestra seating in the historic Mackey Auditorium. If you cancel and we cannot find a replacement, you will be responsible for $20. There must be at least 10 to go on this event. If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will also be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Saturday, March 16: 5:45-11:00pm

 

 

 

 

March 18

Penpals Trip to Westridge Elementary

It is time for us to visit our penpals at the school. We will spend a little over an hour in their classroom working on a project. Please make it a priority to visit your penpals as they look forward to seeing you. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event!

Monday, March 18: 8:30-10:15am

 

 

Craft Class

Come and enjoy creating with Deb! You will learn how to make a beautiful Spring flower arrangement. She will teach you about flower types, shape of arrangement color compliments, care of flowers, etc… $10 will be charged to your account for vase and flowers. RSVP in your building’s book by Friday, March 15 to be a part of this event.

Monday, March 18: 1:00-3:00pm, Event Center

 

 

 

Game Day

Don’t miss this opportunity to meet neighbors and catch up with old friends! We will be playing a variety of games including Yahtzee, Sorry, UNO, etc….Come and have fun playing games you used to play at family get togethers! RSVP in your building’s book to be a part of this event by Friday, March 15.

Monday, March 18: 3:00-5:00pm, Event Center

 

 

 

 

 

March 19

“Like Father, Like Son”

2013… NR… When successful businessman Ryota Nonomiya learns that his 6-year-old son was switched at birth with another child, he and his wife must decide whether to seek out their biological son or choose the boy they’ve been raising. No need to sign up, just come and enjoy!

Tuesday, March 19: 2:30-4:30pm, Cedar Theatre

 

 

 

 

Dispatch Health

Be sure not to miss this presentation on Bringing the Housecall back into vogue! This company is in network with all major insurance companies and will come to you and then be in contact with your primary care physician for follow up!! This service will take the place of unneeded Emergency Room visits! RSVP in your building’s book to be a part of this event by Monday, March 18.

Tuesday, March 19: 3:00-4:00pm, Event Center

 

 

 

Dinner at The Olive Garden

Come along and join your friends and neighbors for a great Italian dinner at one of the neighborhood’s favorite restaurants! This menu is diverse and offers everyday favorites including eggplant parmesan, spaghetti, lasagna, chicken marsala and many other specialties of the house! A great time is always had by all. Please view the menu in your building’s trip book before you sign up. Dinner is on your own. If you cancel within 24 hours of this event, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2-van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Tuesday, March 19: 4:30-7:15pm

 

 

 

 

March 20

Guy’s Breakfast at Rosemary Café

Don’t miss this great opportunity to spend time with friends and neighbors while enjoying some treats! Come and unwind in the company of old friends and new! This is a great way to meet people in the community! Come join in the fun! Breakfast is on your own. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Wednesday, March 20: 8:30-10:15am

 

 

COMCAST Informational Meeting with Comcast Account Exec Deborah Lemon- L’Heureux

Deborah Lemon-L’Heureux from Comcast returns to answer questions about your Comcast bill, your service or any other concerns you may have. She will repeat the presentation on the new X1 voice remote as well. If you want her to look privately at your bill or service, please sign up in one of the ten time slots on the sheet at sign up. First come, first served. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Wednesday, March 20: 10:00am-12:00pm, Cedar Theatre

 

 

 

 

March 21

Sweet Tomatoes

Don’t miss this great buffet restaurant where you get to make your salad EXACTLY as you like. There are numerous choices on the salad bar as well as wonderful soup and bread choices. You will also be able to choose from a variety of pasta dishes as well as have a yummy ice cream sundae or brownie. Lunch is only $8.99 plus tax and tip for a healthy meal!! Lunch is on your own. If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event.

Thursday, March 21: 12:15-2:00pm

 

 

Active Minds presents “Frank Sinatra”

This special edition of Active Minds is brought to you by Concordia’s Marketing department! Starting this month then every other month, Active Minds will be here on the third Thursday of the month in addition to the regular first Thursday! There will be prospective neighbors invited to come in and see how exciting life at Concordia is! This month, they will present “Frank Sinatra”- He was so famous, he had two nicknames! Call him Ol’ Blue Eyes or The Chairman of the Board, but it’s safe to say there will never be anyone else like Frank Sinatra. America’s great pop singer has been gone now for over 20 years. Gone, but still celebrated. In this Active Minds program, we’ll dig into his huge song bag and hear once again those inimitable vocal stylings. Along the way, we’ll explore his tumultuous life. RSVP in your building’s book to be a part of this event by Tuesday, March 19.

Thursday, March 21: 1:00-2:00pm, Event Center

 

 

 

Kohl’s/Safeway

Find your coupon and let’s get to Kohl’s! You will find anything from jewelry to kitchen doo-dads, to men’s clothing, to women’s accessories and much more! There is no doubt you can find something for everyone on your list! If you want to shop at Safeway, here is your chance! Rules still apply that you need to bring cloth bags to shop at Safeway! If you cancel within 24 hours, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2-van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Thursday, March 21: 2:30-5:00pm

 

 

 

 

 

March 22

Park Meadows Mall

Don’t miss this wonderful way to have a girl’s day out with friends! This is a shopper’s paradise! Park Meadows Mall combines the best of the Colorado outdoors with over 185 of the finest restaurants and retailers. There is a Macy’s, Nordstrom, and Dillard’s, in addition to Coldwater Creek, Bath and Body Works, The Gap, JC Penney’s and much, much more! There is a food court for lunch. Lunch is on your own. If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Friday, March 22: 10:30am-4:30pm

 

 

“Mama Mia, Here we go Again!”

2018…PG13..In this sun-soaked sequel, a pregnant Sophie (Donna’s daughter played by Amanda Seyfried) is now running the family villa on Kalokairi and worried about facing motherhood minus her mom’s guidance. But Donna’s best friends reassure Sophie with tales about Donna’s experiences. Starring Lily JamesAmanda SeyfriedChristine BaranskiJulie WaltersPierce BrosnanAndy GarcíaDominic CooperColin Firth and an appearance by CHER!

No need to sign up, just come and enjoy!

Friday, March 22: 3:00-5:00pm, Cedar Theatre

 

 

 

 

March 23

“Boulevard of Broken Dreams” by Magic Moments

This wonderful organization has been around for 36 years. It is a community theatre program that includes people with disabilities alongside able-bodied persons. This cast is over 100 from four years old to 80 years old! A new show is written every year and filled with songs we all know from pop, to old standards, to movie favorites, to musical pieces, etc… This years’ show is about wondering where “the dreamer” fits into the world and what his future holds. “The dreamer” has a mentor who shows her through a “dream life” and helps her realize how wonderful life is and how she can depend on friends and neighbors to get through! Songs from “The Greatest Showman”, FAME, 9 to 5, Roy Orbison’s “Only the Lonely, “Guitars and Cadillacs” and many more familiar songs fill this show! Like last year, Risa’s son Hayden is in this show along with a chorus debut of Risa’s husband Larry! Come and enjoy a night of good feelings and touching story! $30 will be charged for your ticket in the Highlands Ranch High School’s Theatre. If you cancel and we cannot find a replacement, you will be responsible for $30. If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Saturday, March 23: 1:00-5:30pm

 

 

 

 

March 25

Ladies Breakfast at The Urban Egg

Come and join us at this scrumptious restaurant in the DTC! This menu consists of several different omelets, French toasts, pancakes, eggs Benedict,…there is something for everyone! Please peruse the menu in your building’s book prior to signing up! Breakfast is on your own. If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation ; $10 if it is a 2 van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Monday, March 25: 8:30-11:30am

 

 

Craft Class

Today you will be learning how to make exceptional bows to adorn your packages! Deb, will teach you the intricacies of how to make a professional-looking bow that makes any package, wreath or a variety of other home décor pieces that much more special! RSVP by Friday, March 22 to be a part of this event.

Monday, March 25: 1:00-3:00pm, Event Center

 

 

Happy Hour and Pool at the Mirage

Come and enjoy meeting new neighbors, having an afternoon drink and playing pool! Everyone is welcome! This will be a fun way to celebrate the new year! Who knows, maybe this will become a habit! Please join us for fun! Appetizers and Drinks are on your own, it is happy hour so there are great deals! Pool is free, so come and play!!! If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Monday, March 25: 1:00-4:00pm

 

 

 

 

 

Game Day

This week we will be playing BUNKO, the dice rolling game! Bring 4 quarters to play! We will be giving away several prizes!!! RSVP in your building’s book by Friday, March 22 to be a part of this event.

Monday, March 25: 3:00-5:00pm, Event Center

 

 

 

 

March 26

Movie Out

Talk your friends into going to the movies! We will go to an area theatre where you will be able to choose from a couple of current movies. This is a nice chance to spend time with your friends and become acquainted with popular culture through movies! Movie and refreshments are on your own. Risa will determine what movie(s) will be seen no sooner than the Monday prior to Movie Out. Most likely, the 12:30pm time noted below will change. You may choose to go or not, based on whether you’d like to see the movie(s) being offered. **You will not be charged a cancellation fee if you decide not to go. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Tuesday, March 26: 12:30-4:00pm

 

“Crazy Rich Asians”

2018…PG13.. follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu as she accompanies her longtime boyfriend, Nick Young, to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore. Excited about visiting Asia for the first time but nervous about meeting Nick’s family, Rachel is unprepared to learn that Nick has neglected to mention a few key details about his life. It turns out that he is not only the scion of one of the country’s wealthiest families but also one of its most sought-after bachelors. Being on Nick’s arm puts a target on Rachel’s back, with jealous socialites and, worse, Nick’s own disapproving mother taking aim. And it soon becomes clear that while money can’t buy love, it can definitely complicate things. No need to sign up, just come and enjoy!

Tuesday, March: 2:30-4:30pm, Cedar Theatre

 

 

March 27

Technology Basics

This is a basic computer class for anyone who has an iPad, Kindle and laptop who needs to know the basics. THIS is NOT for SAMSUNG Phones! Have you had one of these and not known how to even start with it? This is your class! We will cover the basics on different devices. Please bring your device and any user name and passwords you have so we can get in and work! This class will be limited to the first 15 people who sign up! Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Wednesday, March 27: 11:30am-12:45pm, Event Center

 

 

 

 

 

“Hello Dolly” at The Buell

Tony Award®-winning Broadway legend Betty Buckley stars in Hello, Dolly! The universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls “the best show of the year!” Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, director Jerry Zaks’ “gorgeous” new production (Vogue) is “making people crazy happy!” (The Washington Post). Breaking box office records week after week and receiving unanimous raves on Broadway, this production of Hello, Dolly! pays tribute to the original work of legendary director/choreographer Gower Champion – hailed both then and now as one of the greatest stagings in musical theater history. Rolling Stone calls it “a must-see event. A musical comedy dream. If you’re lucky enough to score a ticket, you’ll be seeing something historic. Wow, wow, wow, indeed!** $38.50 will be charged for a side orchestra seat. If you would like to be put on the wait list, please sign up in the Birch dining room. **This was a pre-sign up event** If you cancel and we cannot find a replacement, you will be responsible for $38.50. If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will also be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event.

Wednesday, March 27: 6:15-10:45pm

 

 

 

 

 

March 28

Grief/Loss Support Group

Our first group meeting was successful and we are SO lucky to have a retired Psychiatric Nurse, Group grief support facilitator in our very own Pat Burgbacher at the helm. She brings decades of experience and practice to this group and will prove to be a wonderful asset as she helps us understand the grieving process and helps us explore different things each of us can do to help ourselves or others through this process. This is a peer support group, led by a wonderful neighbor who has some background and experience in this subject and we are friends getting together to listen, give a hug, suggest what might have helped them, etc… We will see where this goes…No need to sign up, just come and be a good listener and a warm shoulder.

Thursday, March 28: 2:00-3:00pm, Cedar Dining Room

 

 

Social

Don’t miss this opportunity to spend time with friends and neighbors while enjoying some treats! Come and unwind in the company of old friends and new! This is a great way to meet people in the community! Come join in the fun!! Please RSVP in your building’s book to be a part of this event by Tuesday, March 26 to be a part of this event.

Thursday, March 28: 4:00-5:00pm, Event Center

 

 

 

 

March 29

Blackhawk #2

Come along to Blackhawk where you can try your luck at a number of casinos, including Ameristar, Isle of Capri, the Lodge, Mardi Gras and others. There are plenty of penny machines and great blackjack tables!!! Let’s see if we can come home Millionaires! Or have lots of fun trying!!! Lunch is on your own. If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Friday, March 29: 10:30am-4:30pm

 

 

“Won’t you be my Neighbor?”

2018 …PG13…For over 30 years, Fred Rogers, an unassuming minister, puppeteer, writer and producer, was beamed daily into homes across America. In his beloved television program, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, Fred and his cast of puppets and friends spoke directly to young children about some of life’s weightiest issues, in a simple, direct fashion. There hadn’t been anything like Mr. Rogers on television before and there hasn’t been since. No need to sign up, just come and enjoy!

Friday, March 29: 3:00-4:45pm, Cedar Theatre

 

 

Adams Mystery Dinner Playhouse
“Murder at an Irish Wake”

Come join us for this zany dinner mystery! Mr. Limerick has died and we are there for his wake, with singing and dancing and lots of Irish merry-making. Things take a turn for the worse in the middle of the wake, and the next thing you know, you are solving a crime! $48 will be charged for dinner, show, tax and tip! If you cancel and we cannot find a replacement, you will be responsible for $48. If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will also be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event. Please sign up in the Birvh dining room to be a part of this event.

Friday, March 29: 5:15-10:15pm

 

 

March Brunch at Bonefish Grill

Don’t miss this scrumptious restaurant right up the street! Their menu consists of omelets, egg breakfasts and many other breakfast favorites! Brunch is on your own. Please peruse the menu in your building’s book prior to signing up! If you cancel within 24 hours of the event, you will be responsible for a $5 cancellation fee; $10 if it is a 2 van event. Please sign up in the Birch dining room to be a part of this event.

Sunday, March 31: 9:45am-12:00pm

 

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