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Los Volcanes Senior Center

Los Volcanes

 Senior Center

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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, miaguero[email protected]
Antoinette Sigala, Program Coordinator, [email protected]
Fax:
(505) 767-5992
Center Newsletter

December 2017

April 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.

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

Los Volcanes Senior Center Services

Wifi signal Free Wifi
Desktop Computer Computer Lab
Meal Icon Meals

 

Legal Clinic: Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 24, 2017
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

Plastic Canvas

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 24, 2017
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

Flea Market at Los Volcanos

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 25, 2017
08:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

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

Description

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

 

Price

$2 table

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Ceramics: Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 25, 2017
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

Stained Glass: Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 25, 2017
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

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

Description

Learn how to cut, grind and copper foil glass, assemble, solder and complete projects. Materials not included.

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Drawing (Los Volcanes)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 26, 2017
09:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

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

Description

 

Drawing Class

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Board Games and Puzzles at Los Volcanes (M, T, W, F)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 28, 2017
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM

Where

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

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

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Billiards at Los Volcanes ( M,T,W,F)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 28, 2017
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM

Where

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

Description

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

 

Price

Donation requested.

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Rummikub

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 28, 2017
12:00 PM - 03:30 PM

Where

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

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Pottery: Clay (Los Volcanes)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 28, 2017
01:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

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

Description

Instructors: Raquel & Esanti

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Woodshop and Wood Carving at Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 29, 2017
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.

Instructor: Ray

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Swedish Weaving (Los Volcanes)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 29, 2017
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.

Instructor: Shirley

Price

$10 Material Fee

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Tin Class

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 29, 2017
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

Instructor: Maryanne

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Euchre at Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 29, 2017
12:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
505-767-5959

Description

A trick-taking card game most commonly played with four people in two partnerships with a deck of 24 standard playing cards.

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Board Games and Puzzles at Los Volcanes (Thur)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 31, 2017
08:00 AM - 06:30 PM

Where

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

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

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Billiards at Los Volcanes ( Thur)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 31, 2017
08:00 AM - 06:30 PM

Where

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

Description

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

 

Price

Donation requested.

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Center Hiking & Treks at Los Volcanes

When

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

Where

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

Description

Enjoy these intermediate level hiking trips and less demanding treks year round. Schedules are available at front desk of host centers.

Price

5¢/mile

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Billiards at Los Volcanes ( Sat )

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 02, 2017
09:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Where

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

Description

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

 

Price

Donation requested.

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Board Games and Puzzles at Los Volcanes (Sat)

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 02, 2017
09:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Where

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

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

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Chess for Fun at Los Volcanes

When

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

Where

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

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.

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

AARP Smart Driver (Los Volcanes)

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 04, 2017
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

Pilates at Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 05, 2017
10:30 AM - 12:00 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 the value of core stabilization, muscle balance and proper alignment while integrating the concept of mindfulness, fluidity and grace.

Instructor: Rita

Price

$4/class

Contact

Melissa Pochiro
505-767-5985

Adapted Aquatics at Los Volcanes (Session 1)

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 06, 2017
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

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: 50¢  Self-Drivers are also welcome, but must pre-register.

Price

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

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Introduction to Microsoft Publisher 2013 A.M. (Los Volcanes)

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 06, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

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

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 see instructor to sign up for class.

Instructor: Patrick

Price

$20

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Ice Cream Social - Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 06, 2017
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Where

Los Volcanes Senior Center
6500 Los Volcanes NW
Albuquerque, NM 87121-8413
505-767-5999

Description

Banana splits and sundaes are favorites.

 

Price

.75¢/serving

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Enhance Fitness (Los Volcanes)

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 06, 2017
01:00 PM - 02:00 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, flexibility, bone density, coordination, endurance, alertness, strength and help with fall prevention, in this evidence-based senior fitness class. A base-line assessment will be conducted at the start and you will be pleased with the gains you have made at the 16-week assessment.

Instructor: Dee

Price

50¢ suggested contribution

Contact

Melissa Pochiro
505-767-5985

Adapted Aquatics at Los Volcanes (Session 2)

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 08, 2017
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: 50¢  Self-Drivers are also welcome, but must pre-register.

Price

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

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

New Mexico State Fair (Los Volcanes)

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 11, 2017
08:30 AM - 03:30 PM

Where

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

Description

Come and join us for a day of fun at the New Mexico State Fair. The State Fair reflects the unique heritage of New Mexico through attractions such as Indian Village, Villa Hispana, art galleries, agricultural and livestock competitions embedded in the state’s rural roots.

Price

$2 Transportation

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Tai Chi (Los Volcanes-Tue)

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 12, 2017
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Where

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

Description

A class using slow, gentle movement to build health & balance, helps reduce stress and heal from injuries. Presented in a brief way to balance the whole self: physically emotionally and spiritually.

Price

Suggested donation $5

Contact

Maria Aguero
505-767-5999

Native New Mexican Dance at Los Volcanes

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 12, 2017
01:30 PM - 02:30 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

Receive instruction on New Mexican, Mexican and contemporary Latin dances. ATHLETIC SHOES must be worn to participate.

Instructor:Frances 

 

Contact

Melissa Pochiro
505-767-5985