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Barelas Senior Center

Barelas Senior Center

Front of Barelas Senior Center
Notice: This center will be closed for cleaning Jan 22nd thru Jan 26th and Jul 9th thru Jul 13th - 2018

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], (505) 764-6414
Program Coordinator  – Julio Santisteban,  (505) 764-6441 

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 50 to 59: $3.25
  • Guests under 50: $7.67

Barelas Senior Center Services

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

Pilates at Barelas Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Jan 02, 2018
08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

Where

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

Description

Learn the importance of core stabilization, muscle balance and proper alignment while integrating the concept of mindfulness, fluidity and grace.

Barelas - Room Lead & Coal

Instructor: Richard Sertich

Price

$2 suggested donation

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Adapted Aquatics at Barelas (Session 3)

When

This event has already happened.
Jan 02, 2018
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.

Transportation: will be provided from the Palo Duro 50+ Sports & Fitness Center for $.50. Self Drivers are also welcome, but must pre-register.

Price

$8/month
Number of Classes-2 classes/wk.
Transportation: 50¢

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Adapted Aquatics at Barelas (Session 1)

When

This event has already happened.
Jan 03, 2018
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

T'ai Chi (Barelas)

When

This event has already happened.
Jan 03, 2018
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Where

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

Description

Beautiful, gentle, flowing movements improve balance, lower high blood pressure, increase bone density and cultivate Chi, or internal energy.

Barelas: Lead & Coal

Instructor: Ilene Dunn

Price

$5

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Line Dance- Beginner (Barelas)

When

This event has already happened.
Jan 03, 2018
09:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

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

Description

Great for people who love to dance but don’t have a partner. Everyone learns the dance and dances in a line.

Barelas - Social Hall

Simone

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Adapted Aquatics at Barelas (Session 2)

When

This event has already happened.
Jan 05, 2018
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 center for $.50 and Vista Grande Community Center.  Self-Drivers are also welcome, but must pre-register.

Price

Cost: $8/month – Suggested
Number of Classes-2 classes/wk.
Transportation: 50¢

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Yoga at Barelas

When

This event has already happened.
Jan 08, 2018
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Where

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

Description

These classes combine core management methods with mind/body/breath discipline to reduce physical and mental stress and lengthen muscles. Yoga will improve posture and core strength, as well as reduce lower back pain and increase muscle flexibility.

Barelas - Room Lead & Coal

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Ceramics at Barelas Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 14, 2018
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

Friendship Coffee at Barelas

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 14, 2018
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.
Feb 15, 2018
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

Arts and Crafts Class (Barelas)

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 16, 2018
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. 

Instructor: Viola 

Contact

Patty Gutierrez
505-764-6436

Shopping Trips from Barelas

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 19, 2018
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

Retablos/Hispanic Folk Art at Barelas

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 20, 2018
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.
Mar 09, 2018
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

Billiards at Barelas Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 13, 2018
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

Donation requested

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Bingo at Barelas Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 13, 2018
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

Board Games & Puzzles (Barelas)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 14, 2018
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

Dessert Social at Barelas

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 22, 2018
10:30 AM - 11:30 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

Al's Coloring Class

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 26, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

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

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

Off Beat Artists

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 26, 2018
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

Dinner Dance at Barelas

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 27, 2018
04:00 PM - 07:00 PM

All dates

Mar 27, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 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

Mariachi Group Practice

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 29, 2018
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

T'ai Chi Ch'uan (Barelas)

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 25, 2018
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

Nambe Falls

When

Jun 29, 2018
08:15 AM - 05:00 PM

Where

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

Description

The Pueblo of Nambe, home to one of the most spectacular natural waterfalls in the southwest, is situated in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, and encompasses nearly 20,000 acres of high desert landscape. Nambe originally “Nanbe”, meaning round earth, is one of six Tewa- speaking pueblos of Northern New Mexico. In 1976 as part of the San Juan Chama project, a dam was built above the falls to supply irrigation water to the Pojoaque Valley.  Shortly thereafter, the Pueblo opened the Nambe Falls Recreation Area to visitors for camping, hiking and fishing. Please bring a sack lunch.

Check in: 8:15 am • Return: 5:00 pm

Price

$10.50 transportation

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436

El Camino Real Garden Tour & Open House

When

Jun 29, 2018
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

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

Description

Everyone is invited to tour and see what is growing in our lush garden this year. Nearly 100 varieties of plants, flowers, trees and vegetables will be on display. Check out our tropical garden with a good variety of Hawaiian plants and see desert garden also. Get your garden questions answered by our Barelas resident Garden Keeper or other Gardeners. Light refreshments will be served in the garden.

Price

Free

Contact

Corrine Elwell
505-764-6436