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Barelas Senior Center

Barelas Senior Center

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Barelas Senior Center Information

Address:
714 7th Street SW 87102-3814
Hours:
Monday - Friday 8 AM to 5 PM
Phone:
(505) 764-6436
Contacts

Center Manager – Patty Lopez, [email protected]
Corrine Elwell, Program Coordinator, [email protected]

Fax:
(505) 764-6472
Map

Barelas Senior Center Meals

Breakfast:

Hours:
Monday - Friday 8 AM to 9 AM
Reservations:
No Reservations Needed.

Lunch:

Hours:
Monday - Friday 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Reservations:
Reservations required by 12:00 PM (noon) the day before.

Donations:

No one will be denied services for choosing not to donate. The Department of Senior Affairs recommends the following donations amounts.
  • Guests 60 and over: $Donation
  • Guests 55 to 59: $3.25
  • Guests under 55: $7.67

Barelas Senior Center Services

Wifi signal Free Wifi
Desktop Computer Computer Lab
Notary Public Notary Services
Meal Icon Meals

Arts and Crafts Class (Barelas)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 05, 2016
08:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102-3814
505-764-6436

Description

Crafts, plastic canvas, pin & button necklaces, embroidering. There is a nominal fee for materials.

Instructor: Viola 

Contact

Patty Gutierrez
505-764-6436

Ceramics at Barelas Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Jul 31, 2017
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102-3814
505-764-6436

Description

Learn about ceramics, starting with care and use of molds, pouring, preparation for firing, glazing, over glazing and/or staining, decorating, decals, etc.  Materials not included.

 

Instructor: Thomas

Price

Free

Contact

Patty Gutierrez
505-764-6436

Off Beat Artists

When

This event has already happened.
Jul 31, 2017
11:00 AM - 03:30 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

We are a group of self-directed artists who work primarily in drawing and painting mediums. The objective of our group is to work and share our creative experiences in an atmosphere of camaraderie. There are no instructions provided, but we share gentle critiques with one another if requested. Participants provide their own materials and work at their own pace. If interested, please come by and meet us, or just come ready to work and see if we are a good fit for you!

Price

Free

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Retablos/Hispanic Folk Art at Barelas

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 01, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Learn the art of making retablos.

Instructor: George

Price

Free

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Dance to Live Music at Barelas Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 04, 2017
01:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Dance to top 40's, Spanish, country western, swing, ballroom and oldies. Check the bulletin boards for our monthly listings of bands.

Price

$3.00 per person

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Board Games and Puzzles (Barelas)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 07, 2017
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Play board games, cards, checkers, chess or Loteria (Spanish Bingo), or put together a jigsaw puzzle. Games available to be checked out at front desk.

Price

Free

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Billiards at Barelas Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 07, 2017
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Visit and meet with friends. A variety of games are played at each center. Donation requested.

Price

Free

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Bingo at Barelas Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 08, 2017
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Bingo with cash and prize giveaways, raffle drawings and refreshments

Price

$3 for basic/special play $.25 for other games

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Legal Clinic: Senior Law Office (Barelas)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 10, 2017
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Provides general legal information. Divorces, wills, and criminal issues are not included. Appointment required, please contact Senior Law Office Info: 265-2300.

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Mariachi Group Practice

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 10, 2017
03:30 PM - 05:00 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Price

Free

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Pilates at Barelas Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 15, 2017
08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Increase your core strength, balance and flexibility while having fun.  Students of all levels can safely participate in these invigorating 50 minute classes.  Special emphasis is placed on improving balance skills, strengthening abdominals and back for improved posture, and ease of movement for doing everyday tasks.  All of the fundamental movements and Pilates exercise principles are incorporated into the mat classes. We will develop strength, focus on balance and improve our overall sense of well-being.

Instructor: Richard

Price

$2 suggested donation

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Birthday Party at Barelas Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 16, 2017
10:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Celebrate birthdays every month with cake.

 

Price

Free

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Shopping Trips from Barelas

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 21, 2017
09:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Barelas Wal-Mart Superstore.  Sign up at front desk.

Price

50¢ transportation

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Friendship Coffee at Barelas

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 23, 2017
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Chat with old friends and make new ones over coffee and a special treat.

Price

Free

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Flea Market at Barelas

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 24, 2017
08:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Find special bargains, treasures and satisfy your sweet tooth. Reserve your table at the front desk

Price

$2 table

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Board Games and Puzzles at Barelas

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 28, 2017
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Play board games, cards, checkers, chess or Loteria (Spanish Bingo), or put together a jigsaw puzzle. Games available to be checked out at front desk.

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Introduction to Microsoft Publisher 2013 (Barelas A.M.)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 29, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Learn how to make flyers, greeting cards, calling cards, and banners. It is recommended that the student have common use and understanding of Windows 10 operating system prior to taking this class. Minimum of 4 students must sign up one week prior to offer this course. Please sign up at front desk.

Instructor: Patrick

Price

$20

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Introduction to Microsoft Publisher 2013 (Barelas P.M.)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 29, 2017
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Learn how to make flyers, greeting cards, calling cards, and banners. It is recommended that the student have common use and understanding of Windows 10 operating system prior to taking this class. Minimum of 4 students must sign up one week prior to offer this course. Please sign up at front desk.

Instructor: Patrick

Price

$20

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Adapted Aquatics at Barelas (Session 1)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 30, 2017
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Taught at the University of New Mexico Therapeutic Pool (92º water), participants are led through a series of range of motion exercises that will increase joint mobility and develop muscular strength.

Pre-Registration is required

Number of classes: 3 classes per week

Transportation: provided from all 6 Albuquerque senior centers for 50¢ The multigenerational centers will not be transporting clients. Self-Drivers are also welcome, but must pre-register.

Price

Cost: $12/month – Suggested Contribution.
(3 classes/wk)
Transportation:50¢

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Adapted Aquatics at Barelas (Session 2)

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 01, 2017
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Taught at the University of New Mexico Therapeutic Pool (92º water), participants are led through a series of range of motion exercises that will increase joint mobility and develop muscular strength. Pre-Registration is required.

Transportation: provided from all 6 Albuquerque senior centers for 50¢ The multigenerational centers will not be transporting clients. Self-Drivers are also welcome, but must pre-register.

Price

Cost: $8/month – Suggested
Contribution. (2 classes/wk.)
Transportation: 50¢

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Yoga, Beginning at Barelas

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 11, 2017
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Improve posture and core strength, as well as reduce lower back pain and increase muscle flexibility.

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

T'ai Chi Ch'uan (Barelas)

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 13, 2017
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Beautiful flowing movements improve balance, lower high blood pressure, increase bone density and cultivate chi, or internal energy. Tai Chi reduces stress and arthritis pain, significantly improves brain size, improves motor control in Parkinson’s, and may delay the onset of Alzheimer’s Disease. Recent studies show T’ai Chi is anti-aging. Cultivate your chi for a long and happy life!

Instructor: Ilene

Price

$2 suggested donation

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

AARP Smart Driver (Barelas)

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 20, 2017
12:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102-3814
505-764-6436

Description

This one day, four-hour class provides techniques for coping with changes in vision, hearing and reaction time, along with a “rules of the road” review. No tests are involved. Call for dates and to register.

Price

$15 for AARP members, $20 for non-members. Make check payable to AARP and bring it to class. (Cash not accepted).

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Dessert Social at Barelas

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 28, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Join us for a special treat once a month, with a variety of desserts

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Introduction to Microsoft Publisher 2013 (Barelas P.M.)

When

This event has already happened.
Oct 03, 2017
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Learn how to make flyers, greeting cards, calling cards, and banners. It is recommended that the student have common use and understanding of Windows 10 operating system prior to taking this class. Minimum of 4 students must sign up one week prior to offer this course. Please sign up at front desk.

Instructor: Patrick

Price

$20

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Enchanted Journeys with Shannon

When

This event has already happened.
Oct 13, 2017
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM

All dates

Oct 13, 2017 from 08:00 AM to 04:00 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

We’ll visit a mystery destination that’s sure to be lots of fun, followed by lunch at a nearby restaurant.

Price

$12 Transportation

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Rise & Shine... It's Breakfast Time

When

This event has already happened.
Oct 20, 2017
08:00 AM - 09:00 AM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Our chef is busy cooking up one special breakfast surprise for you! Enjoy some nice background music while visiting with friends. It’s a great way to start the day!

Price

$1.50

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Dinner Dance at Barelas

When

Dec 19, 2017
04:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Where

Barelas Senior Center
714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-764-6436

Description

Spend an elegant evening dining and dancing to live music. Various bands

Price

$7.50 per person

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436