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Bear Canyon

Senior Center

 

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Bear Canyon Senior Center Information

Address:
4645 Pitt NE 87111-6012
Hours:
Monday - Friday 8 AM to 5 PM
Saturday 9 AM to 3 PM
Phone:
(505) 767-5959
Contacts
Kyle Kemp, Center Manager, kkemp@cabq.gov
Anita Hamel, Activity Coordinator, [email protected]
Newsletter
   
October 2017
Map

Activities List:


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Bear Canyon Senior Center Meals

Breakfast:

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

Lunch:

Hours:
Monday - Friday 11:30 AM to 1 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: $3.25
  • Guests 55 to 59: $3.25
  • Guests under 55: $5.00

Bear Canyon Senior Center Services

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Apple iPad & iPhone Workshop

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 10, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

iPad and iPhone users, bring your iPad or iPhone and join the fun! This is a FREE workshop format where your iPad, iPhone, and iOS questions may be answered. Note: Kindle, Nook, Windows tablets, or Android devices are not covered. Seating is limited to the first 25 who arrive

Contact: Bob Reed – [email protected]

Price

Free

Contact

Bob Reed
505-767-5959

Music: Accordion Group at Bear Canyon Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 10, 2017
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Group open to accordion players of any level.

 

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Classic & Great Books Discussion Group

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 11, 2017
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Zia Sundials, Chapter #106

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 12, 2017
12:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Members of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors.

 

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Zumba Gold (Bear Canyon)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 14, 2017
08:00 AM - 09:00 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

This class is designed for the active older adult. It fuses Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves.

Instructor: Julie

Price

$2/class

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

T.N.T Dynamite Class (Bear Canyon)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 14, 2017
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Trim and Tone your body with this class designed to fit your own individual needs and abilities. You will work at your own pace towards improving strength, stamina, and muscle tone with a variety of exercise moves and equipment.

Price

$1.50

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Canasta Hand & Foot (Bear Canyon - Mon & Thurs)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 14, 2017
12:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Table Tennis (Bear Canyon, Monday)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 14, 2017
01:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Guitar Workshop (Bear Canyon)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 14, 2017
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Grief Support Group

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 14, 2017
03:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Santa Fe Opera : Die Fledermaus

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 14, 2017 04:30 PM - Aug 15, 2017 12:00 AM

Where

Bear Canyon
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

OH, WHAT A NIGHT. After 25 years, Die Fledermaus returns to Santa Fe. The pranks are out of control at the party of the year. Gabriel von Eisenstein doesn’t recognize his wife and tries to seduce her. The merriment moves from the ballroom to the jail as Ned Canty directs. Rory Macdonald conducts!

NO REFUNDS UNLESS A REPLACEMENT CAN BE FOUND!

Price

$65.00 Transportation and Ticket.
(Non-Refundable Trip due to purchase of
tickets in advance.)

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

T’ai Chi Chih (Mornings)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 16, 2017
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

T’ai Chi Chih is a series of easy, gentle movements that balance the internal energy (Chi).  It is often called a moving meditation and the benefits of this practice can include improved balance, flexibility, stamina, and regulation of stress blood pressure and weight.

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Computer: Windows Workshop

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 16, 2017
01:30 PM - 03:30 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

A FREE monthly workshop forum where you have the opportunity to get your Windows PC related questions answered. No reservations needed.  Seating is limited to the first 25 who arrive

Facilitators: Harold Gottlieb & Gary Day

Contact: Harold Gottlieb at: [email protected]

 

Price

Free

Contact

Harold Gottlieb
505-767-5959

T'ai Chi Chih (Afternoons)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 16, 2017
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

T’ai Chi Chih is a series of easy, gentle movements that balance the internal energy (Chi).  It is often called a moving meditation and the benefits of this practice can include improved balance, flexibility, stamina, and regulation of stress blood pressure and weight.

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Dancing with the Bars

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 17, 2017
08:30 AM - 09:00 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Dancing with the Bars is a movement exercise form of dancing— to the bars of music. It’s a fun way to achieve a fit, toned body, and serene mind. It is user friendly, playful, and easy.

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Table Tennis (Bear Canyon, Thursday)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 17, 2017
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

TVE Wellness Qi Gong at Bear Canyon

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 17, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

This is a health & healing low-impact exercise class using fluid Qi-Gong techniques to improve energy, balance, strength, and range of motion for all ages & abilities by focusing and building on all aspects of the body through a step-by-step teaching method. Enjoy learning beautiful fluid motions that get every part of your body moving, from your fingers to your toes while gaining the benefits of increased energy, lower stress, and greater mobility, balance, and flexibility. TVE Wellness is the alternative exercise program that suits your needs no matter the age or capability. We modify the motions to match your ability and then progress further until we see greater results. Join now to enjoy the rewarding and fun program of TVE Wellness.

 

Price

$20/4 classes

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Shangai Rummy (Bear Canyon Thurs)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 17, 2017
12:30 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111-6012
505-767-5959

Description

A Rummy card game, based on gin rummy and a variation of Contract rummy played by 3 to 8 players. It is also known as California rummy.

 

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Huachas

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 18, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Huachas is a game, similar to horseshoes, that involves teams of players that take turns tossing washers towards a box or hole. The game may also be called washer pitching, washer toss, washers or washoes.

Bear Canyon Senior Center: Outside at Park

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Yoga, Beginning at Bear Canyon Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 18, 2017
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

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

Instructor: Tiana

Price

$5

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Family - Genealogy

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 18, 2017
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Learn to research your family history using internet sources, including tools and references on how to get started. No registration required.

 

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Table Tennis (Bear Canyon, Friday)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 18, 2017
02:30 PM - 05:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Table Tennis (Bear Canyon, Saturday Mornings)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 19, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Billiards at Bear Canyon Senior Center (Sat.)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 19, 2017
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111-6012
505-767-5959

Description

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

 

Price

Donation requested.

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Apple Macintosh Day

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 19, 2017
09:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Open to Mac users of any experience level - FREE. An open, interactive Apple Macintosh users meeting and workshop. Activities include a question & answer session, demonstrations of various Mac Tips & Tricks, and useful presentations of other “how to” Mac related topics.

Contact: Bob Reed – [email protected]

Price

Free

Contact

Bob Reed
505-767-5959

Prostate Cancer Support Group

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 19, 2017
12:30 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Table Tennis (Bear Canyon, Saturday Afternoons)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 19, 2017
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Yoga: Chair (Bear Canyon a.m.)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 21, 2017
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Focus on alignment, breath, relaxation and core awareness by increasing strength, flexibility, mobility and building bone density

Price

$5/class

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Friendship Coffee at Bear Canyon

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 22, 2017
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

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

 

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Flea Market at Bear Canyon

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 22, 2017
10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

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

Price

$2.50 table

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959