Online Classes

ONLINE CLASSES

Register for online classes today at www.danville.ca.gov/recguide or call (925) 314-3430 for registration assistance.  Here are the offerings for November 2020:

Mat Pilates

Activity #26379
$36R $43N
Tuesday, 8:30am – 9:30am
Nov. 3 - Nov. 24

This class works towards toning, flexibility, better posture, efficient movement and mind & body connection. We will work from the deepest layers of muscle which stabilize and support ideal posture and alignment. Bring mat, small pilates ball and resistant strap. 

Jacki Sorensen’s Beginning Aerobic Dancing

Activity #26448
$56R $67N
Tuesday, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Thursday, 11:15am – 12:15pm
Nov. 3 - Nov. 24

FOR NEW STUDENTS: Jacki Sorensen’s Aerobic Dancing is a dance fitness class that provides a total body workout that includes strength, flexibility and endurance in a safely choreographed format that combines cha-cha, waltz, samba and swing steps. This class is suitable for active seniors. Wear supportive athletic shoes and bring a floor mat. Hand held 2-4 pound weights are recommended but not required. This class meets twice a week.

Yoga (55Y & Up)

Activity #26365
$55R $66N
Monday, 10:00am – 11:15am
Nov. 2 - Nov. 30 

Basic foundations of yoga poses, breathing and meditation are taught in a modified style. These techniques promote flexibility, strength, endurance, mobile stability, bone and heart enhancement. It ultimately brings calmness to the mind, and full body relaxation. Yoga mat required. Wear stretchable clothing.

Sketching (55Y & Up)
Activity #26375
$75R $90N
Friday, 3:00pm – 4:30pm
Nov. 5 - Dec. 11 -  No class Nov. 27th

Learn how to draw basic objects and correct proportions, understand perspective and contrast. Students will learn how to shade and learn a variety of sketching techniques. You don't need to have sketching pencils you can use a school pencil and a blank paper! All levels are welcome!

Qigong-Shibashi for Seniors
Activity #26559
$20R $24N
Tuesday, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Nov. 3 - Dec. 22

Qigong (Chi Kung) is an ancient Chinese mild exercise system practiced for health maintenance, healing and increasing vitality. Qigong is an integration of physical postures, breathing techniques, and focused intentions. The gentle movements reduce stress, build stamina, increase vitality and enhance the immune system. Shibashi is an 18 movement form of flowing qigong that is easy to learn and practice.

Senior Stretch & Light Fitness (Arthritis Friendly)
Activity #26453
$24R $29N
Friday, 9:00am – 9:45am
Nov. 6 - Nov.20

This active aging exercise class is designed to help seniors and individuals suffering from arthritis to maintain their cardiovascular health, strength and flexibility. The main purpose is to be able to enjoy activities of everyday life without pain or injury. Whether you're a veteran gym member or a newcomer, we welcome you to come enjoy the benefits of light functional movement in a group. Arthritis condition not required. An exercise mat is helpful for class.

Welcome to Medicare

Activity #26487
Free
Wednesday, 1pm - 2pm
November 18

A workshop for those new to Medicare. You will learn about Parts A, B, C, D and the benefits they offer. Learn ways to supplement Medicare using a Medigap or Medicare Advantage Plan and how to select a Part D Prescription Drug Plan. Extensive materials provided. Registration required. Please sign up for only one session.

November Senior Technology Workshops

Activity #26459
$33R $39N
Mon. 2pm - 3pm
Wed. 10:30am - 11:30am
Fri. 9:30am - 10:30am
Nov. 2 - Nov. 30

AnewVista Community Services will provide a robust monthly calendar of online technology courses with appointments for one-on-one tech help. Courses will take place on Mondays at 2:00pm, Wednesdays at 10:30am and Fridays at 9:30am. Subject matter varies. Topics include: cyber security, the cloud, social media, bitcoin, the Googleverse, home security cameras, podcasts, online calendars and many more. Register monthly to access the calendar of offerings and access the one-on-one individualized help.

Let's Talk About Senior Scams

Activity #26551
Free
Thurs. 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Nov. 12

Join this Zoom conversation with staff from Danville Police Department Crime Prevention to talk about common scams, share your own scam experiences and learn about red flags, when to call the police, and how to help spread the word about scams.

STEM Club

Activity #22140
Free
Tues. 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Nov. 24

Come join us one Tuesday afternoon a month when we get together via Zoom to dig into topics from the worlds of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). Presentations have covered diverse topics such as Tunnel Engineering, Jet Engines, Cardiac Function and Climate Change. Participants are invited to present and lead discussion on topics of special interest or experience for them. Registration encouraged. Free.

Ukulele Beginner's Class

Activity #26435
$90R $108N
Wed. 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Nov. 18 - Dec. 16

This class will teach adult beginners the basic chords needed to play hundreds of songs. No prior experience is necessary.  Ukulele required.