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Highland Senior Center

Highland Senior Center

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Highland Senior Center Information

Address:
131 Monroe NE 87108-1246 
Hours:
Monday - Tuesday -Thursday - Friday 8 AM to 5 PM
Wednesday 8 AM to 7 PM
Saturday 10 AM to 4 PM
Phone:
(505) 767-5210
Contacts
Julianna Brooks, Center Manager, [email protected]
Arsenio Sanchez, Program Coordinator, [email protected]
Fax:
(505) 767-5224
Newsletter
November 2017
December 2017
Map

Highland 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 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

Highland Senior Center Services

Wifi signal Free Wifi
Desktop Computer Ioon Computer Lab
Meal Icon Meals

 

Pottery with Penne

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 02, 2017
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

This class will create in clay using multiple techniques- pinch pots, coiling slabs, the potters’ wheel, glazing and firing. We will practice with techniques using bowls, cups, sculptures and ideas from your imagination. This class is designed for the beginning to intermediate student. Sign up is required.

Instructor: Penne

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Traditional SpanichTin Work/Open Studio

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 02, 2017
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

Expand on your skills with tinsmithing a traditional colonial art form. This is an open studio for people who have completed the Traditional Spanish Tin Work class and are skilled enough to work without an instructor.

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Computer Lab at Highland

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 02, 2017
01:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

Open Computer Lab

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Writing About Our Lives

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 04, 2017
01:30 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

In this memoir class we will help each other write our stories by writing, reading aloud and revising. We can write for our children and grandchildren, ourselves and our community. We will experience a sense of accomplishment, enhance our mental alertness and make friends. It is never too late for personal growth.

Facilitator: Joanne

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Billiards at Highland Senior Center (M,T, Thur,F)

When

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

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

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

 

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Mexican Train (Highland)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 07, 2017
12:30 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

Is a game played with Dominoes. The object of the game is for a player to play all the dominoes from his or her hand onto one or more chains, or “trains”, emanating from a central hub or “station”.

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Bingo at Highland Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 07, 2017
01:00 PM - 03:30 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

Bingo with cash and prize giveaways, raffle drawings and refreshments.

Price

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

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Pinochle at Highland Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 08, 2017
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

Pinochle is derived from the card game bezique; players score points by trick-taking and also by forming combinations of cards into melds

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Bridge at Highland Senior Center (Tue)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 08, 2017
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

Offered throughout the week, most games require you to have your own foursome.

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Highland Readers Theater

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 08, 2017
03:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Highland Harmonizers

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 09, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Chess for Fun (Highland)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 09, 2017
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

Is a two-player board game played on a chessboard; a checkered game board with 64 squares arranged in an eight-by-eight grid. Each player begins the game with 16 pieces. Learn the basics, or the moves of the masters. All levels welcome.

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Senior LGBT Monthly Meeting (Highland)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 10, 2017
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

This is a time to get together and share about what’s happening in our lives and our community. Plus we will discuss ideas on how we can make things better for LGBT older adults and all the members of our community

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Hi-Toners

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 11, 2017
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Roadrunner Strummers

When

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

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

Peace, fun and harmony with the ukulele. New members welcomed.

 

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Novel Book Club

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 12, 2017
02:30 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Aerobics at Highland Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 14, 2017
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

These low impact aerobics classes are for beginners to advanced exercisers, everyone works at their own pace.

Price

50¢ suggested donation

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Gentle Exercise at Highland Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 14, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

Done mostly in a chair we use weights, balls and bands to focus on strength building with resistance.

Instructor: Jane

Price

50¢ suggested donation

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Flex & Tone at Highland Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 15, 2017
08:00 AM - 09:00 AM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

Elongate and strengthen your muscles, increase flexibility, improve posture and develop a strong core.

Instructor: Jane

Price

50¢ suggested donation.

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-767-5210

Traditional Spanish Tin Work/Beginners Level (Highland)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 15, 2017
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108-1246
505-797-5210

Description

Tinsmithing is a traditional Spanish colonial art form. Come to learn basic techniques. See center for complete details and supplies.

Instructor: Cora 

Price

$10 materials fee required.

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-797-5210

Dance to Live Music at Highland Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 16, 2017
01:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

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

 

Price

$3.00 per person

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Corvairs of New Mexico at Highland Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 16, 2017
05:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

Highland Senior Center: Room 3

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Nia Technique (Highland)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 17, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

The Nia Technique draws inspiration from the dance arts, martial arts and healing arts for a cardiovascular, aerobic, fun and challenging workout.

Price

$5 per class

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-767-5210

Mah Jongg (Highland)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 18, 2017
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108-1246
505-797-5210

Price

Free

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-797-5210

Billiards at Highland (Sat)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 19, 2017
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108-1246
505-797-5210

Description

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

Price

Donation requested.

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-797-5210

Flea Market at Highland

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 21, 2017
08:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

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

Price

$2 table

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Friendship Coffee at Highland

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 21, 2017
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

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

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Yoga, Gentle Yoga at Highland Senior Center (Mon)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 21, 2017
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

For anyone new to yoga or desiring a slower paced class. Relaxation, breathing, and simple meditations will be explored and support equipment will be used. Increase range of motion and muscle tone.

Instructor: Mindy 

Price

$6/class

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

T'ai Chi Ch'uan (Highland)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 24, 2017
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

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: Ty

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-767-5210

Watercolor Open Studio

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 24, 2017
09:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-767-5210

Description

You may use the open studio time to further explore projects in watercolor. This class is for self-led, intermediate-level students. You must bring your own supplies and the supply list suggested is watercolor paper, watercolor paints, brushes, mixing pallet, watercolor cups, pencils, a big eraser and a drying towel.

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210