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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
 June 2018 
 May 2018
 
  

Notice: This center will be closed for cleaning Jul 16th thru Jul 20th - 2018

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

Highland Senior Center Services

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

 

Portrait Drawing Class

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 20, 2018
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

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

Description

We need your face! Highland Portrait Drawing class draws live models with a focus on the proportions of the head. Models are needed weekly in return you will get copies of all the artworks of your portrait. New Artist welcomed and models are always needed.

Call the front desk for more information.

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Traditional Spanish Tin Work/Beginner (Highland)

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 20, 2018
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

Legal Clinic: Senior Citizen Law Office Highland

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 20, 2018
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

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

Description

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

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Beginning Pottery (Highland)

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 21, 2018
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

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

Description

This is a class for beginners to explore together the fun of working with clay, and learn pottery techniques. Watch your creations come to life!

Instructor: Christine

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-767-5210

Traditional Spanish Tin Work/Open Studio

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 21, 2018
01:00 PM - 03:00 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.

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-767-5210

Watercolor/Open Studio

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 22, 2018
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.

Facilitator: Davetta

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Writing About Our Lives

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 23, 2018
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

Computer Lab at Highland

When

This event has already happened.
Feb 28, 2018
01:00 PM - 03:00 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

Spanish (Beginning Level)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 01, 2018
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

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

Description

This on-going class is a beginning level course. Emphasis is on grammar, verb conjugation, reading, and conversation. Interested students may visit to determine if the class and content are appropriate for them.

Instructor: Cindy Jones

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-767-5210

AARP Smart Driver (Highland - Thurs)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 01, 2018
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

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

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

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Birthday Party at Highland Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 07, 2018
01:00 PM - 01:30 PM

Where

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

Description

Celebrate birthdays every month with cake.

Price

Free

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Afternoon Matinee Movie

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 09, 2018
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

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

Description

Come join us for some complementary popcorn as we gather & watch a weekly featured “Afternoon Matinee Movie”.

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Rosemalers (Meeting)

When

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

Where

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

Description

Meeting

Instructor: Diana

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

AARP Smart Driver (Highland - Sat)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 10, 2018
10:30 AM - 02:30 PM

Where

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

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

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

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

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 13, 2018
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. 

 

Price

Donation requested.

Contact

Julianna Brooks
505-767-5210

Billiards at Highland (Wed)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 14, 2018
08:00 AM - 07:00 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. 

Price

Donation requested.

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-767-5210

Jigsaw Puzzle at Highland (Wed)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 14, 2018
08:00 AM - 07:00 PM

Where

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

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-767-5210

Board Games & Puzzles at Highland (Wed)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 14, 2018
08:00 AM - 07:00 PM

Where

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

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

Julia Brooks
505-767-5210

Mexican Train (Highland)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 14, 2018
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

Jigsaw Puzzle at Highland (M,T,Th,F)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 15, 2018
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Where

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

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-767-5210

Board Games & Puzzles at Highland (M,T,Thr,F)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 15, 2018
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Where

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

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

Julia Brooks
505-767-5210

Bridge at Highland (Thur)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 15, 2018
12:30 PM - 03:30 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.

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-767-5210

Lucky Charm Luncheon

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 16, 2018
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

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

Description

Join us on St. Patrick’s Day Irish feast with all the traditional fixings! Don’t forget to wear your green.

Lunch Reservations Required

Price

$3.25

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-767-5210

Mah Jongg/Spite or Malice (Highland)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 16, 2018
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

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

Description

This game is played with 144 tiles that are drawn and discarded until a player gets a winning hand.

Price

Free

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-797-5210

Jigsaw Puzzle at Highland (Sat)

Contact

Julia Brooks
505-767-5210

Board Games & Puzzles at Highland (Sat)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 17, 2018
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Where

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

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

Julia Brooks
505-767-5210

Billiards at Highland (Sat)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 17, 2018
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

Bingo at Highland Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 19, 2018
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.
Mar 20, 2018
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.
Mar 20, 2018
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