Translate Our Site

Los Volcanes Senior Center

Los Volcanes

 Senior Center

Front of Los Volcanes Senior Center

Los Volcanes Senior Center Information

Address:
6500 Los Volcanes NW, 87121-8413 
Hours:
Monday - Friday 8 AM to 5 PM
Thursday 8 AM to 7 PM
Saturday 9 AM to 1 PM
Phone:
(505) 767-5999
Contacts
Maria Aguero, Center Manager, [email protected]
Antoinette Sigala, Program Coordinator, [email protected]
Fax:
(505) 767-5992
Center Newsletter

December 2017

Map

Los Volcanes Senior Center Meals

Breakfast:

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

Lunch:

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

Meals:

  • Guests 60 and over: $Donation
  • Guests 50 to 59: $3.25
  • Guests under 50: $7.67

Los Volcanes Senior Center Services

Wifi signal Free Wifi
Desktop Computer Computer Lab
Meal Icon Meals

 

Line Dance: Intermediate (Los Volcanes)

When

This event has already happened.
Jan 04, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

Instructor: Gayle Mecca

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Yoga For Well Being (Los Volcanes, Thursday)

When

This event has already happened.
Jan 04, 2018
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Sports & Fitness Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW,(Located on the South Side of Los Volcanes Senior Center)
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5985

Description

Improve balance, posture, and confidence with yoga. 

50+ Sports and Fitness Center - Aerobic Room

Instructor: Dena  Kinney 

Price

$4

Contact

Melissa Pochiro
505-767-5985

T'ai Chi For Seniors (Thur)

When

This event has already happened.
Jan 04, 2018
05:30 PM - 06:30 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

Slow, gentle movement to build health & balance, reduce stress, & heal from injuries. Presented in a brief way to balance the whole self: physical, emotional & spiritual.

Los Volcanes: Room 2

Instructor: Kay

Price

Suggest donation $3

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Salsarobics (Thursday)

When

This event has already happened.
Jan 04, 2018
05:30 PM - 06:30 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

Spice up your workout with this energetic, fun and sizzling workout; learn the fundamentals of Latin dance such as Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Brazilian Samba and always sexy Cha Cha. Fitness shoes or Dance shoes required.

 Los Volcanes - Social Hall

Elena Valencia

Price

$3

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Center Hiking & Treks at Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Jan 05, 2018
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

The Albuquerque Senior Centers offer hiking trips year round. Schedules are available at front desk of participating centers.

 www.ASCHG.org

Pamela Bliss

Price

5¢/mile

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Adapted Aquatics at Los Volcanes (Session 2)

When

This event has already happened.
Jan 05, 2018
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

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

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Body Fat vs. Muscle (Los Volcanes)

When

This event has already happened.
Jan 16, 2018
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Sports & Fitness Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW,(Located on the South Side of Los Volcanes Senior Center)
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5985

Description

The goal for optimal health is reducing body fat while increasing muscle. Visit us for a free assessment.

 

Price

Free

Contact

Melissa Pochiro
505-767-5985

Hugs & Kisses XOXOX For Valentines Day

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 08, 2018
01:30 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

Enjoy yourself dancing the afternoon away at our special Valentine’s Day Dance.

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Gift Shop at Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 12, 2018
09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

Buy a gift made by a senior. You must be a center member to sell.

Los Volcanes: Hot Spot Gift Shop

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Tai Ji Quan - Moving for Better Balance - Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 12, 2018
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Sports & Fitness Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW (Located on the South side of Los Volcanes Senior Center)
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5985

Description

Learn and practice a series of simple, slow, and rhythmical movements aimed at improving balance, strength, and reducing the risk of falls. 

50+ Sports and Fitness Center - Aerobic Room

Sign ups will begin January 2, 2018.

There is a 18 participant max.

Call 767-5990 to sign up.

Contact

Melissa Pochiro
505-767-5985

Porcelain Doll Making

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 15, 2018
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

Learn this art while making a doll.

Materials not included.

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Friendship Coffee at Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 15, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

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

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Plastic Canvas

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 15, 2018
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

Plastic canvas is a foundation for needlepoint or other canvas work embroidery. Its rigidity makes it useful for creating 3-dimensional objects such as tissue box covers, small jewelry boxes, handbags, and other decorative objects.

Price

Fees determined on 1st day of class.

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Ceramics: Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 16, 2018
08:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

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.

 

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Income Tax Assistance - Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 16, 2018
08:30 AM - 02:30 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE

Please bring the following information:

Appointments Only

Picture Identification

  • Copy of your last year’s tax returns
  • Social Security Cards for all people listed on return
  • W-2 forms for wages
  • Forms including 1099-INT (interest); 1099-DIV (dividends); All 1099-R (retirement); SSA 1099 (Social Security Benefit Statement); All 1099-B (stock sales) you must have the basis (what you paid) for all sales including mutual funds. Call your broker; 1099-G (gambling winning; RRB 1099 (railroad retirement); and any other 1099 forms.
  • Forms reporting income such as jury duty, election work, alimony, etc. · Medical expenses · For ages 65 or older, property tax bill and or rent receipts.

NOTE: If you have a complex return, check with the center before making an appointment. Some returns are out of scope for volunteer assistants.

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Pottery: Clay Classes (Los Volcanes)

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 19, 2018
01:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Woodshop and Wood Carving at Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 20, 2018
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

If you are interested in carving, cutting or working on other wood projects please join us.

 

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Crocheting, Knitting & Needle Craft (Los Volcanes)

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 20, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

All levels welcome. Learn techniques for creating sweaters, afghans, baby blankets, etc. Many of the blankets are donated to Project Linus.

 

Price

Material cost applied

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Swedish Weaving (Los Volcanes)

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 20, 2018
11:30 AM - 02:30 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

Swedish Weaving is an art of weaving yarns through a counted cloth, called Monk’s Cloth.

 

Price

$10 Material Fee

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Tin Class

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 20, 2018
12:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

Tinsmithing is a traditional Spanish colonial art form. Come to learn basic techniques. Self-taught.

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Pottery: Beginning at Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 21, 2018
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

Learn the fundamentals of creating art with clay. This fifteen-week class will focus on basic hand building projects such as coil pots, slab vessels, and sculpture. Students are encouraged to explore their own ideas within each lesson. All work will be fired in the studio. Materials fees also apply.

Price

Materials fees apply.

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Woodshop and Wood Carving at Los Volcanes ( Wed)

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 21, 2018
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

If you are interested in carving, cutting or working on other wood projects please join us.

 

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Sketching

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 22, 2018
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Legal Clinic: Senior Citizen Law Office Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 22, 2018
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

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

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Pottery Open Studio/Lab at Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 22, 2018
01:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

Open Studio is for self-led intermediate students who wish to further explore projects independently. Students must complete at least one intermediate course with the pottery instructor or have proficient knowledge to be eligible for this course. All work will be fired in the studio. Materials fees apply.

Price

Materials fee

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Computer: Lab (Los Volcanes - Mon & Tues)

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 26, 2018
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

Open Computer Lab

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Battle of Bands - Band Auditions

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 28, 2018
01:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

We will have the honor of presenting NEW BANDS!

Do you like to dance?  Do you want to show off your talent?

Do you want to place your vote for the 2018 – 2019 Los Volcanes Band Schedule Line Up?

Come spend the afternoon with us!

Free Free Free to All.

Band leaders call 505.767.5999 for more information. All bands must sign up. (Subject to Change)

Price

Free

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Computer: Lab (Los Volcanes - Thurs)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 01, 2018
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

Open Computer Lab

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Foods - Nutrition, Basic Cooking

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 02, 2018
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

Description

Instructor: Gaylia

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

AARP Smart Driver (Los Volcanes)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 05, 2018
09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5999

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

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999