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Table of Contents Special Events 4

Healthy Aging Summit & Senior Expo Classic Movie Series Golden Grill

Dance 6

Dance Classes

Classes 6 11 15 18 20 21

Fitness Computers Photography Lectures & Workshops Special Interest Clubs

Trips & Tours 22 Day Trips Overnight Excursions

Welcome to the Echo

Time flies when you are having fun! CARD’s “Fun Over 50” Programs moved out to Lakeside Pavilion just over one year ago. During that time, we have been hard at work creating opportunities to keep you active and engaged. We have a wonderful selection of Fitness Programs, a great offering of Local and Extended Trips and a variety of Computer Classes. Join our new groups: The Sack Lunch Bunch and the 55 Plus Club.

Lakeside PAvilion Hours: Monday, Wednesday & Thursday: 8:30 am-4:00 pm Tuesday: 8:30 am-12:00 pm 3


Special Events FREE Healthy Aging Summit and Senior Expo CARD, Enloe Home Health, Interim Home Style and Passsages are presenting this free event which offers a great chance to see the latest products and services, view demonstrations, participate in screenings and gather information specifically targeted for those over the age of 50. Educate you, your family and friends about the importance of prevention and maintaining health for independence.

Date: Time: Site:

Thursday, October 3rd 10:00 AM-2:00 PM Lakeside Pavilion

FREE

An Emotional Tune-Up Seminar “Self Compassion, A Tool for Emotional Healthiness” Join us for an afternoon of breakout workshops devoted to emotional wellbeing and enhancing our overall life’s outlook. Discussions and demonstrations by professionals and laymen will share experiences and information to benefit attendees regardless of current emotional state of mind.

Date: Time: Site: 4

Thursday, March 27th 1:00-4:00 PM Lakeside Pavilion

Fun Over 50!


Golden Grill Enjoy a delightful lunch at the Lakeside Pavilion! The atmosphere is set for you to enjoy food and conversation with friends and take in the beautiful scenery of the lake. You may even be the lucky participant who takes home a raffle prize! Stay and play Bingo after lunch. This event fills up quickly- Payment is due at the time you make your reservation. Please reserve a seat at least 1 week prior to the luncheon by calling 895-4015.

Day Date Time

Fee

F F F F

$4 $4 $4 $4

10/11 12/13 2/14 4/11

11:30 AM-12:30 PM 11:30 AM-12:30 PM 11:30 AM-12:30 PM 11:30 AM-12:30 PM

BINGO is from 12:30 to 1:30 pm. 5¢ per card/game

FREE Classic Movie Series: Sponsored by North State Audiological Services Spend the afternoon with friends, a good movie and a bucket of popcorn. We will be showing Classics and some funny favorites. Lakeside Pavilion.

Day Date Time

Movie

Th Th Th Th Th Th Th Th

Funny Girl Grumpier Old Men Fiddler on the Roof A Wonderful Life A League of Their Own Space Cowboys Driving Miss Daisy Sound of Music

9/12 10/10 11/14 12/12 1/16 2/20 3/13 4/17

1:00 PM 1:00 PM 1:00 PM 1:00 PM 1:00 PM 1:00 PM 1:00 PM 1:00 PM

Classic Movies, Sponsored by: North State Audioligical Services, Crystal Chalmers, Au.D., Doctor of Audiology. (530) 895-4711

www.chicorec.com

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Dance Fancy Feet Dance Professional dancer? Just beginning? This dance floor is waiting for you to take a spin. As the music plays, reminisce of the old days. Foxtrot, Waltz, Swing and more! Don’t miss this opportunity to dance and enjoy the company of others! * Beginning September 3rd, doors open at 6:00 PM, Dance from 6:30-9:00 PM

Day Band 1st T 2nd T 3rd T 4th T 5th T

Location

Time

DJ Miro Community Center 6:30-9:00 PM No Dance Cottonwood Community Center 6:30-9:00 PM Charlie Robinson Community Center 6:30-9:00 PM No Dance

Fee $5

$7 $7

Classes Fitness FUNctional Fitness! This is a low to no impact, chair based exercise program designed to accommodate the needs of the older adult population. Exercises can be performed standing and/or seated based on individual ability levels. You will engage in aerobic movement choreographed to music; balance and coordination challenges; strength/endurance training utilizing stretch bands, light weights and body weight as resistance; flexibility and relaxation‌mixed with fun, socializing and laughter! Instructor: Annette Mathews. Lakeside Pavilion. No class 11/28.

Course#

19796 19797 19798 19799 19800 19801 19802

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Day

T/Th T/Th T/Th T/Th T/Th T/Th T/Th

Fun Over 50!

Date

9/24-10/17 10/22-11/14 11/19-12/19 1/7-1/30 2/4-2/27 3/4-3/27 4/1-4/24

Time

11:00-11:50 AM 11:00-11:50 AM 11:00-11:50 AM 11:00-11:50 AM 11:00-11:50 AM 11:00-11:50 AM 11:00-11:50 AM

Fee

$25 $25 $25 $25 $25 $25 $25


Stretch and Tone- New Class Time! This slow paced workout benefits the entire body from head to toe. The class includes low impact stretching, strength building and exercise bands. Instructor: Carissa Martin. Lakeside Pavilion.

Course# Day Date

Time

Fee

17160 19642 19643 19644 19645 19646 19647 19648

MWF MWF MWF MWF MWF MWF MWF MWF

9/4-9/30 10/2-10/30 11/1-11/27 12/2-12/20 1/6-1/31 2/3-2/28 3/3-3/31 4/2-4/30

9:00-10:00 AM 9:00-10:00 AM 9:00-10:00 AM 9:00-10:00 AM 9:00-10:00 AM 9:00-10:00 AM 9:00-10:00 AM 9:00-10:00 AM

$22 $22 $22 $18 $22 $22 $22 $22

18704 19649 19650 19651 19652 19653 19654

MWF MWF MWF MWF MWF MWF MWF

9/4-9/30 10/2-10/30 11/1-11/29 12/2-12/20 1/6-1/31 2/3-2/28 3/3-3/31

10:15-11:15 AM 10:15-11:15 AM 10:15-11:15 AM 10:15-11:15 AM 10:15-11:15 AM 10:15-11:15 AM 10:15-11:15 AM

$22 $22 $22 $18 $22 $22 $22

Gentle Yoga Do you want all the health benefits of yoga at a slower and gentler pace? This class is suitable for beginners, seniors, or anyone who is interested in a slower-paced class. You will receive in depth instruction on yoga postures, breathing practices, meditation, and deep-relaxation. Wear loose clothing, bring a towel or mat and refrain from eating for 2 hours prior to class. Instructor: Tulya McLaughlin. CARD Community Center, Room 1 & 2. No class 11/26 and 11/28. *5 Week Session.

Course# Day Date

17420 19904 19905 19906 19907 19908

T/Th T/Th T/Th T/Th T/Th T/Th

(530) 895-4711

9/3-9/26 10/15-11/7 11/12-12/19 1/7-1/30 2/4-2/27 3/4-3/27

Time

9:30-10:45 AM 9:30-10:45 AM 9:30-10:45 AM 9:30-10:45 AM 9:30-10:45 AM 9:30-10:45 AM

www.chicorec.com

Fee

$52 $52 $65* $52 $52 $52

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Yoga Feeling stressed? Low on energy? We have just the class for you! For centuries, people have been using yoga to enhance the body and mind. Yoga has been known to reduce stress and increase energy, as well as improve muscle tone and flexibility. This yoga class is suitable for the beginner as well as those who have taken yoga classes before. You will learn basic yoga postures, breathing practices, meditation, and relaxation. Wear loose clothing, bring a towel or mat and refrain from eating for 2 hours prior to class. Instructor: Tulya McLaughlin. CARD Community Center, Multi-Purpose Room. No class 11/25 and 11/27.

Course# Day

16964 M/W 19881 M/W 19882 M/W 19883 M/W 19884 M/W 19885 M/W *Five week session

Date

Time

Fee

9/4-9/25 5:30-6:45 PM $46 10/14-11/6 5:30-6:45 PM $52 11/11-12/18 5:30-6:45 PM $65* 1/6-1/29 5:30-6:45 PM $52 2/3-2/26 5:30-6:45 PM $52 3/3-3/26 5:30-6:45 PM $52

Healing Yoga: A Breath Based & Therapeutic Approach This class is perfect for beginners, seniors, those recovering from injuries, or anyone who might otherwise have a yoga-phobia! Many of the health benefits of yoga can be achieved from a seated position. In this class, you will learn how to link breath with movements of the body in order to maximize the detoxifying and stress-reducing effects of yoga. Clothing should be comfortable, and eat only light meals beforehand. Instructor: Amaera BayLaurel. CARD Community Center, Room 1&2. No class on 1/20 and 2/17.

Course#

19886 19887 19888 19889 19890 19891 19892

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Day

M M M M M M M

Fun Over 50!

Dates

9/9-10/2 10/7-10/30 11/4-11/27 12/2-12/18 1/6-1/29 2/3-2/26 3/3-3/26

Time

10:00-11:00 AM 10:00-11:00 AM 10:00-11:00 AM 10:00-11:00 AM 10:00-11:00 AM 10:00-11:00 AM 10:00-11:00 AM

Fee

$52 $52 $52 $39 $52 $52 $52


NEW

Healing Yoga Workshops

Healing Yoga is yoga with a mission! These workshops aim to introduce the world of yoga to those who may not otherwise be able to perform some of the movements found in mainstream yoga. In addition, these classes are designed to personalize the experience for each student. Students will leave our workshops feeling refreshed, confident, and educated so that they may further benefit from future yoga classes.

“Stiff as a Board Yoga�TM A Gentle Introduction to Healing Yoga If you have ever been reluctant to walk into a yoga class for fear that you would not be able to contort your body into the various yoga poses, you are NOT alone! In this one-day workshop, you will learn yoga in simple and logical steps, with modifications to help make each pose work for you. You will also learn a basic routine that you can do safely from the comfort of your own home. This workshop is suitable for most individuals regardless of and physical capability. Instructor: Amaera BayLaurel. PV Rec Center, Room 1.

Course#

19893 19894 19895 19896

Day

Sa Sa Sa Sa

(530) 895-4711

Dates

9/7 (Part 1) 9/21 (Part 2) 10/5 (Part 1) 10/19 (Part 2)

Time

9:00 AM-12:00 PM 9:00 AM-12:00 PM 9:00 AM-12:00 PM 9:00 AM-12:00 PM

www.chicorec.com

Fee

$30 $30 $30 $30

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Fitness for Parkinson’s Patients Don’t be afraid to move! We invite you to join a group class for individuals living with Parkinson’s Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, or other movement disorders. Strength, flexibility, balance, and coordination exercises designed to keep you moving are presented in a fun and supportive atmosphere. Most of the class is done seated and includes graceful movement drawn from yoga and dance to ease stiffness and improve mobility. Where appropriate, we will progress to movement strategies and standing exercises done with or without support to further address balance, hip flexibility, and leg strength. 9:30 class is slightly more challenging. Instructor: Adrienne Wrightson. CARD Community Center, Room 3. No class 11/27 and 3/19.

Course#

Day

Date

Time

Fee

20893 20894 20895

W W W

10/30 – 12/18 1/8 – 2/26 3/12 – 5/7

9:30 – 10:30 AM $48 9:30 – 10:30 AM $64 9:30 – 10:30 AM $64

20897 20898 20899

W W W

10/30 – 12/18 1/8 – 2/26 3/12 – 5/7

10:30 – 11:30 AM $48 10:30 – 11:30 AM $64 10:30 – 11:30 AM $64

Tai Chi Chuan Are you looking for a way to improve your health without an intense fitness routine? This Tai Chi class is perfect if you want to improve your balance, enhance body alignment, improve circulation, and achieve greater relaxation. Instructor: Barbara Alderson. CARD Community Center. Multi Purpose Room. No class 10/28, 1/20, 2/17.

Course# Day Date

19913 19914 19915 19916

10

M/W M/W M/W M/W

Fun Over 50!

9/16-10/30 11/4-12/18 1/6-2/26 3/3-4/16

Time

9:00-10:15 AM 9:00-10:15 AM 9:00-10:15 AM 9:00-10:15 AM

Fee

$55 $60 $60 $60


Zumba We have created Zumba速 Punch Cards for all of our Zumba速 classes. In addition to our regular Zumba速 classes, we have added several new selections! If you are interested in purchasing a punch card, please select the number of classes you would like and simply purchase your punch card. The card will be waiting for you on the first day of class. Cards are held by the instructor so you never have to worry about losing it! Punch cards are good for one month from the date of purchase. If you are purchasing a class card mid-month, please purchase your card at the CARD office or from the instructor. Unfortunately, cards are nonrefundable and non-transferable. We hope you enjoy this new system! Instructor: Megan Elliott, licensed Zumba速 Fitness Instructor. All classes located at Rhythmix Dance Studio, 32 Lost Dutchman Dr.

4 Classes: 8 Classes:

$21

12 Classes:

$42

Unlimited: $80

$55

Computers Introduction to Computers, level I This class teaches basic computer operation from the start. Learn about mouse operation, the keyboard, saving files, icons, menus, and more. Bring a friend and sign up together. Have fun on your new adventure into the computer world. Students must bring their own laptop and power cord to every class. Classes on 10/3 will be at the CARD Center. Instructor: Bill Bowler. Lakeside Pavilion. No class 10/10 & 11/28.

Course#

20952 20953

Day Th Th

(530) 895-4711

Date

9/12-10/31 11/7-12/19

Time

1:00-2:15 PM 1:00-2:15 PM

www.chicorec.com

Fee

$60 $60

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Introduction to Computers, level II This is a great class for those people with a little computer knowledge. Learn about some of the programs you have on your computer, the internet, and e-mail. It’s time to start enjoying your laptop again. Students must bring their own laptop and power cord to every class. Classes on 10/3 will be at the CARD Center. Instructor: Bill Bowler. Lakeside Pavilion. No class on Thursday 10/10 & 11/28.

Course#

20954 20955

Day Th Th

Dates

9/12-10/31 11/7-12/19

Time

2:30-3:45PM 2:30-3:45 PM

Fee

$60 $60

Get to know your iPad Become more comfortable with your iPad. As a class, we will discuss and demonstrate the best apps from the following categories: productivity, reference, navigation, news, finance, education, music and games. We will cover how to best sync your data to “the cloud” so that it is always available from any computer. Instructor: David Zeichick. CARD Community Center, Room 3.

Course#

19822 19823 19824 19825 19826

Day

Su Su Su Su Su

Date

9/15 10/20 12/8 1/26 3/9

Time

1:00–5:00 PM 1:00–5:00 PM 1:00–5:00 PM 1:00–5:00 PM 1:00–5:00 PM

Fee

$40 $40 $40 $40 $40

Joy of Computers Level 1 Class: Want to learn how to use a computer? Then this easy-tofollow class is designed specifically for you. We will cover basic computer concepts, how to use a mouse, how to use the keyboard, and how to customize your system. Students will also learn how to create an email account, navigate a web browser, and safeguard against malware. This class is taught on PCs and is not suitable for Apple users. Instructor: Sal Hernandez-Campos. Dorothy Johnson Center: 775 E. 16th St, Oak Room.

Course#

19817 19818 12

Day

W M

Fun Over 50!

Date

9/4 – 10/2 9/9 – 10/4

Time

Fee

9:30–11:00 AM $70 9:30–11:00 AM $70


La Alegría de las Computadoras Clase de nivel 1: ¿Quiere aprender a usar una computadora? Entonces esta clase fácil de entender está diseñada específicamente para usted. Cubriremos los conceptos básicos de la computadora, cómo utilizar un ratón, cómo utilizar el teclado y cómo personalizar su sistema. Los estudiantes también aprenderán cómo crear una cuenta de correo electrónico, usar un navegador web y protegerse contra el malware. No necesita ningún conocimiento previo de la computadora, pero teniendo una computadora personal en casa para disfrutar de lo que aprendemos sería beneficioso. Esta clase se enseña en PC y no es adecuada para los usuarios de Apple. Instructor: Salvador Hernández-Campos. Dorothy Johnson Center: 775 E. 16th St, Oak Room.

Course# 19827

Day

Date

Time

Viernes 10/11 – 11/8 7:00 – 8:30 PM

Fee

$50

Simple E-Mail Level 2 Class: This course is an introduction to electronic mail. Students will learn how to create an Email account, how to sign in and out of their account, how to compose and send messages, how to delete and recover mail, how to reply and forward mail, how to send an attachment, how to filter spam, how to print an Email and much more. This course will also teach students how to protect themselves from phishing and fraud. No prior experience with Email is required; however basic computer literacy is encouraged. Refer to a Level 1 course for basic computer skills. Instructor: Sal Hernandez-Campos. Dorothy Johnson Center: 775 E. 16th St, Oak Room.

Course# 20857

Day

Wed

Date

10/9 – 11/6

Time

Fee

9:30 – 11:00 AM $70

CARD Lending Library

CARD has a lending library at the Lakeside Pavilion. There are many varieties of books for you to enjoy. Please take a book to read and return it when you are finished so others may enjoy as well. We gladly accept donations!

(530) 895-4711

www.chicorec.com

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Microsoft Office Word 2010 Level 3 Class: This course includes basic and advanced functions of Microsoft Office Word 2010. The skills students will learn include: standard word processing, text manipulation, formatting pictures, page layout, creating and formatting tables. In addition, students will learn how to insert text boxes, WordArt, lists, hyperlinks, shapes, foreign symbols, headers, footers, and more. These skills can be used for personal, as well as professional endeavors. Basic computer literacy and Word familiarity is strongly encouraged or subject matter may be difficult to understand and follow. Refer to a Level 1 course for basic computer skills. Instructor approval is required for this course. Instructor: Sal Hernandez-Campos. Dorothy Johnson Center: 775 E. 16th St, Oak Room.

Course# 19830

Day

M

Date

Time

Fee

10/14 – 11/11 9:30 – 11:00 AM $70

Microsoft Office Excel 2010 Level 3 Class: This course includes advanced functions of Microsoft Office Excel 2010. The skills students will learn include: creating effective ledgers, graphs, formulas for automatic calculations, modifying columns, rows, and cells. In addition, students will learn how to sort data, filter data, how to use What-If analysis, and more. These skills can be used for personal, as well as professional endeavors. Basic computer literacy and Excel familiarity is strongly encouraged or subject matter may be difficult to understand and follow. Refer to a Level 1 course for basic computer skills. Instructor approval is required for this course. Instructor: Sal Hernandez-Campos. Dorothy Johnson Center: 775 E. 16th St, Oak Room.

Course# 19832

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Day

M

Fun Over 50!

Date

Time

Fee

10/14 – 11/11 7:00 – 8:30 PM $70


Photography Basics of Digital Photography Have you always wanted to create high-quality digital photos? Are you new to digital photography or need a refresher? This basic digital photography course is about learning to use functions of your camera and various lenses to take pictures of people and places with increased predictability and control well beyond mere snapshots. You will also learn how to shoot panoramic and High Dynamic Range (HDR images) that will amaze your family and friends! Bring camera, user manual, fully charged battery, memory card and lots of enthusiasm. Note: users with cameras that don’t have adjustable Program, Shutter/Time, Aperture and Manual functions may not benefit from this class. After you master the basics, consider your next step and take our Photoshop Elements class to create masterpieces! Class will include a one hour, no host lunch break. Instructor: Dave Bermann, dave@mountainthymephoto. com. CARD Community Center, Room 3.

Course# 20304 20305

Day

Sa Sa

Date

10/26 2/1

Time

9:00 AM-4:00 PM 9:00 AM-4:00 PM

Fee

$50 $50

Beginning Photoshop Elements® Do you want your photos to look more like a work of art? Learn to use popular and affordable Adobe Photoshop Elements® to make your digital photos really stand out, starting from basic adjustments, then progressing to advanced techniques for creative results. Learn basic controls of brightness, contrast, cropping, and color management, then move into more advanced artistic control! Students are encouraged to bring a laptop computer (Mac or PC) with Photoshop Elements® preloaded, and up to 10 of your own photos to work on using newly learned techniques. This class and Digital Photography directly relate to each other but neither is required to take the other. Class will include a one hour, no host lunch break. Instructor: Dave Bermann, dave@ mountainthymephoto.com. CARD Community Center, Room 3.

Course# 20306 20307

Day

Sa Sa

(530) 895-4711

Date

11/9 2/8

Time

9:00 AM-4:00 PM 9:00 AM-4:00 PM

www.chicorec.com

Fee

$50 $50 15


Lectures & Workshops Welcome to MedicareFor Boomers or Others New to Medicare Are you becoming eligible for Medicare? Confused about Part A, Part B, Part C and Part D? Are you still working and don’t know if you should join Medicare? If you have any questions about Medicare, you don’t want to miss this meeting. The Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP) at Passages will present an informational forum for those who are new to Medicare or want to learn more about it. HICAP is the federally funded State Health Insurance assistance Program (SHIP). You may register by email through passageshicap@csuchico.edu, or by calling HICAP at 1-800-434-0222. Lakeside Pavilion

Day Date Th Th Th Th Th Th Th

8/15 9/19 12/12 1/16 2/20 3/13 4/10

Time

2:00-4:00 PM 2:00-4:00 PM 2:00-4:00 PM 2:00-4:00 PM 2:00-4:00 PM 2:00-4:00 PM 2:00-4:00 PM

Fee

Free Free Free Free Free Free Free

What’s New with Medicare in 2014 The annual enrollment period for Part D drug plans and Part C Medicare Advantage plans will begin on Oct. 15 and will end on Dec. 7, 2013. Passages Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program (HICAP) is providing helpful free Medicare workshops. Registration is required by calling 898-6716. Family members or caregivers are welcome to attend. Medicare’s annual enrollment period last only for a short time. Seating is limited. Lakeside Pavilion

Day Date Th Th

18

10/10 11/7

Time

2:00-4:00 PM 2:00-4:00 PM

Fun Over 50!

Fee

Free Free


Savvy Senior: The Benefits of Living an Informed Life After 65 Passages HICAP workshop calendar will now include topics directed toward helping older adults and care givers become “Savvy Seniors”. These workshops will provide useful information to help seniors, caregivers and adults with disabilities lead healthier, safe, and productive lives. Call Passages HICAP for more information 898-6716.

Day Date T T

11/19 1/21

Time 10:00 am -12:00 pm 10:00 am -12:00 pm

Fee

Free Free

AARP Mature Driving Classes The AARP Driver Safety Program is the nation’s first and largest classroom refresher course for drivers aged 50 and older. This class is offered by AARP each month. Completion certification is good for 3 years and provides insurance discounts to most companies. Bring your current AARP card when you register and receive a discount on your class fee. Lakeside Pavilion.

Course# Day Date 19657 19659 19662 19663

M/T M/T M/T M

11/4 & 11/5 2/3 & 2/4 3/3 & 3/4 4/7*

Time

9:00 AM-1:00 PM 9:00 AM-1:00 PM 9:00 AM-1:00 PM 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

Fee

$19 $39 $39 $39

*Returning students only Volunteer Instructors Needed If you are interested in teaching AARP Mature Driving Classes, please call Jim at 680-9966

Chico Creek Nature Center and Park Watch are welcoming volunteers! To become a volunteer docent phone: 891-4671 or e-mail: info@bidwellpark.org

(530) 895-4711

www.chicorec.com

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Surviving & Thriving Attend a FREE class with 8 weekly sessions designed for men and women who have or want to assist people who have suffered unwelcome change, loss or turmoil and are seeking to enhance their outlook on life. In a safe, casual and non-judgmental environment, discussions and presentations will be offered on surviving life’s challenges and developing a positive and thriving outcome. Interaction is encouraged, but not required. Instructor: Gerald Darling. CARD Community Center.

Day Date Th Th

Time

10/24-12/19 6:00-7:30 PM 1/9-2/27 6:00-7:30 PM

Fee

Free Free

Special Interest Drop In Cards & Bingo Are you a CARD player? We offer weekly games of Pinochle, Bridge and Bingo. The relaxed atmosphere makes for an enjoyable afternoon. Drop in players welcome; come early to get your spot. Party Bridge Weekly W 1:00-4:00 PM

Lakeside

$1 + $.25 table fee

Pinochle Weekly M Weekly F

1:00-4:00 PM 7:00-9:00 PM

Lakeside Comm Ctr

$1 $1

Bingo Weekly M 2nd Friday

10:00-11:30 AM Lakeside 12:30-1:30 PM Lakeside

20

Fun Over 50!

$.05 per card/per game $.05 per card/per game


Legal Assistance Passsages and Legal Services of Northern California provide free legal assistance for seniors 60+ the first and third Thursday of every month from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Lakeside Pavilion. Call Passsages to schedule an appointment at 898-5923.

Have extra time? We are looking for volunteers to assist with our many programs and are hoping that you have some time to give. We have many areas and opportunities where you can make your talents shine. Please contact Laura at 895-4015.

Clubs NEW

55 Plus Club First Meeting, Monday November 4, 2013 Lakeside Pavilion is announcing the first monthly meeting of the NEW 55 Plus Club. All persons 55 and counting are invited to attend. It’s time to meet new friends and join in the fun. We will be hosting a potluck for this meeting so be sure to bring your favorite dish. Coffee, tea, lemonade and paper goods will be provided. Volunteers are needed in the kitchen! For more information, or an agenda please contact: Laura Beck at 895.4015

Day: Time: Site:

Monday’s 11:00 AM-12:30 PM Lakeside Pavilion

Grandmother’s Club The Grandmother’s Club meets on the first Thursday of each month from 11:00 AM to 2:30 PM. This lively group is a social club and welcomes all interested grandmothers to join their monthly potluck luncheons and enjoy the companionship of long-time members. Raffles and bingo are just a few of the fun-filled activities. CARD Community Center

(530) 895-4711

www.chicorec.com

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Trips & Tours

A detailed flyer for each trip is available at the CARD office or Lakeside Pavilion. Day trips require a 30 day cancellation for a refund.

Day Trips

Apple Hill After a motor-coach ride to the beautiful Apple Hill country, we will arrive at High Hill Ranch. There you will enjoy a delicious chicken lunch with all the fresh apple cider you can drink and a piece of fresh apple pie ala mode for desert! Check out the varieties of apples as you search for the perfect kind for your favorite apple pie recipe. Must register by 10/4.

Course# 19804

Day Date Fee T

10/15 $63

A Day at the Races Enjoy your motor-coach ride to Golden Gate Fields where you will enjoy a delicious buffet meal at the Turf Club! You can get close to the action on the field or enjoy the accommodations of the indoor viewing area. Get out your racing stats and prepare for a day of fun and excitement! Must register by 11/8.

Course# 19805

Day Date Fee Sa

11/16 $70

The Great Dickens Christmas Fair Celebrate the holidays in Charles Dickens London Town. The Cow Palace is transformed into Victorian London complete with hundreds of costumed players from literature and history, music halls, pubs, dance floors and Christmas shops. No host dinner stop on the way home. Must register by 11/20.

Course# 20462

Day Date Fee Sa

11/30 $110

Christmas Lights Tour Enjoy an evening aboard the mini bus as we take in the sights of the Christmas season. We will follow the newspaper route, sing carols, sip cocoa and nibble on cookies! Just sit back and enjoy this holiday tradition! Must register by 12/2.

Course#

Day Date Fee

19806 M 12/16 $25 22 Fun Over 50!


Overnight Excursions

Enjoy one of our overnight excursions! We are sure you will find something for your sense of adventure. A detailed flyer for each trip, including cost per person, is available at the CARD office, Lakeside Pavilion, or online at www.chicorec.com. Refund details are different for each trip.

New Year’s in Albuquerque and Santa Fe:

12/30-1/3/14

Yellowstone in Winter by Snowcoach!:

2/8-2/13

The USO Shows of Bob Hope:

2/23-2/26

Azaleas, Plantations and Cajuns:

3/13-3/19

Springtime in Savannah and Charleston:

4/1-4/8

Grand Tour of Italy:

5/12-5/24

Rocky Mountaineer:

6/12-6/17

Nantucket, Martha’s Vineyard & Cape Cod:

9/5-9/12

Travel Expo

Mark your calendars- you won’t want to miss this slideshow presentation on many of our overnight excursions. Refreshments and raffle prizes- bring a friend! Lakeside Pavilion.

Thursday, September 26, 2013 @ 2:00 PM

(530) 895-4711

www.chicorec.com

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CARD Facilities CARD Community Center

545 Vallombrosa Avenue

895-4711

(DFJ) Dorothy F. Johnson Neighborhood Center 775 East 16th Street

Pleasant Valley Recreation Center 232o North Avenue

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Lakeside Pavilion

2565 California Park Drive

895-4015

CARD Parks Baroni Park, 31 Baroni Drive Community Park, 1900 Dr. MLK, Jr. Parkway Community Park Field House, 1900 Dr. MLK, Jr. Parkway DeGarmo Park, 199 Leora Court Dorothy F. Johnson Center Park, 775 East 16th Street Hooker Oak Park, 1928 Manzanita Avenue Hancock Park, Marigold Avenue & Middletown Avenue Humboldt Skate Park, 1197 Humboldt Avenue Oak Way Park, 1510 West 8th Avenue Peterson Park, 300 Denali Drive Rotary Park, 210 West 16th Street Sycamore Field, One Mile Area, Bidwell Park Wildwood Park, 1850 Manzanita Avenue (530) 895-4711

www.chicorec.com

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Customer Satisfaction Guarantee

At the Chico Area Recreation and Park District, we are constantly striving to provide you with quality recreation programs. We are confident that you will like these programs‌ so confident that we will ensure our promise to provide that high quality. If for any reason you are not completely satisfied with the quality of our programs or instructors, we encourage you to contact us immediately so we can work to resolve your concern and improve the quality of our programs for all participants. If you are not completely satisfied, contact us and we will arrange for you to do one of the following. 1. Repeat the program at no charge. 2. Receive full credit that can be applied to any other program. 3. Receive a full refund. Currently, this guarantee applies to all of our programs except Adult Leagues, Facility Rentals, Trips and Tours, and all grant/scholarship funded programs. These programs have specific policies that apply. Your complete satisfaction with these programs is equally valued, and we will work with you to resolve your concerns. To receive a credit, repeat a program, or obtain a refund, please contact us in writing, by phone, by email, or in person. Requests must be made within ten (10) business days after the last program meeting. Your receipt, cancelled check or proof of I.D. may be required. Refund checks will be processed within fifteen (15) business days.

Cancellation Policy

In the event CARD needs to cancel a class or program due to low enrollment, inclement weather, or any other unforeseen circumstance, you will receive a full refund of the registration fee. We understand that unexpected circumstances may also arise resulting in a need for you to withdraw from a class or program. If so, please notify us prior to the first day of the class, and you will receive a full refund. Unfortunately, due to the nature of some of our programs, there are some exceptions. Please refer to the program for additional information and exceptions. Requests for refunds or transfers may be made in person, by email or by phone. Your receipt, cancelled check or proof of identification may be required. Refund checks will be processed within fifteen (15) business days.

Americans with Disabilities Act Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, The Chico Area Recreation and Park District will make reasonable efforts to accommodate persons with disabilities in the provision of District services, programs or activities. If you require special acommodation in order to participate in a District park or recreation program, please let us know when you register.

Photo Release

The Chico Area Recreation and Park District (CARD) reserves the right to photograph facilities, activities and program participants for potential future use in advertising brochures and CARD’S web page. All photos will remain the property of CARD.

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Chico Area Recreation and Park District 545 Vallombrosa Avenue Chico, CA 95926

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