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November 2019

Compassionate Listening. 9am-Noon

November 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
$15

COMPASSIONATE LISTENING, 9:00am-Noon,  Wednesday, November 20, Beardsley Recreation Center, Agave Room; $15 fee.  Compassionate listening teaches powerful skills for addressing conflict with family, friends, and members of your local and greater community. It is a gift of our greatest desire: to be seen, to be heard, to be valued. Sometimes it is challenging to speak our truths without disagreement or judgment from others. We may choose to remain silent or steer from controversial issues. This workshop will give you an…

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Keeping your brain fit, 1-3pm

November 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
RHJ Lecture Hall, 19803 N R H Johnson Boulevard
Sun City West, AZ 85375 United States
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$10

KEEPING YOUR BRAIN FIT AND MEMORY SHARP, 1:00-3:00pm, Wednesday, November 13, , RH Johnson Lecture Hall; $10. Discover the keys to brain health. In this educational and entertaining session, you will:  Learn which lifestyle practices help maintain brain function; Participate in exercises designed to help maintain and/or improve your cognitive skills; Discover how your brain changes with age and how memory works; Learn easy-to-use strategies for remembering names, information and tasks . Instructor Linda Sasser earned her Ph.D. from the University…

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Estate Planning Overview. 3-5pm

November 21 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RHJ Lecture Hall, 19803 N R H Johnson Boulevard
Sun City West, AZ 85375 United States
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$10

ESTATE PLANNING OVERVIEW, Thursday, Nov 21, 3-5pm, RH Johnson Lecture Hall; $10. In this class you will explore the difference between will-based estate planning and trust-based plans, the key elements of both and when to utilize each method for your estate planning. Learn the purpose of estate planning, what is involved, the different legal and financial mechanisms and types of decisions you need to make to assure your assets are secure and your wishes are followed. Identify which estate planning strategies…

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Fresh Floral for Thanksgiving, 9:30-11:30am

November 25 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
$65

FRESH FLORAL ARRANGEMENT FOR THANKSGIVING, Monday, November 25, 9:30-11:30 am, Beardsley Recreation Center, Agave Room; $65 fee. Make a custom designed and beautiful flower arrangement for your Thanksgiving table or to take as a hostess gift for a Thanksgiving feast. Have fun creating your own centerpiece and learn techniques you can use for making other arrangements.  The class fee includes flowers, materials, wine and snacks. Instructor April Morphew has been in the floral business for over 25 years, as a floral…

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December 2019

Making chocolate truffles, 5:30-8:30pm

December 2 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$45

MAKING FABULOUS CHOCOLATE TRUFFLES, 5:30-8:30 pm, Monday, December 2, January 30, RH Johnson, Men’s Club, limited to 10 people; $45 fee.Learn the basics of truffle making, so you can create rich and delicious chocolate truffles in your home.   Using the traditional chocolates and caramels, you will learn how to prepare the chocolates, to make the outer shells and then how to prepare the chocolate ganache for the filling. The truffles you make in the class will be yours to enjoy…

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Zumba begins, 5:30-6:30pm

December 2 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
$40

ZUMBA IN THE EVENING 5:30-6:30pm, Mondays and Wednesdays, December 2-30, RH Johnson, Group Fitness Room; $40 fee. Kick-start one of your fitness resolutions by taking this fun, effective and engaging class. Zumba is a fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba routines incorporate interval training — alternating fast and slow rhythms — and resistance training. It reduces health risks, keeps excess pounds at bay, strengthens your heart and boosts your mood. In Zumba you will…

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Tai Chi begins, 9-10am

December 3 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
$50

Tai Chi, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9-10am,  November 5-26 (7 classes), December 3-19, (six classes). RH Johnson Fitness on Demand Room: $60 fee. These Tai Chi (tie chee) classes are a holistic approach which educate, guide and empower the participants, resulting in improved balance, greater flexibility and an overall sense of well-being. Endorsed by Harvard Medical School, the AMA and the American Arthritis Foundation, Tai Chi is known to be effective for problems related to stress, anxiety, depression, blood pressure, chronic…

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Iyengar yoga begins, 3-4:30pm

December 3 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
$40

IYENGAR YOGA, 3:00-4:30pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays,  Dec. 3-26, RH Johnson Group Fitness Room; $40 fee.  BKS Iyengar developed a style of yoga that emphasizes precision placement of your body, using props as simple as a wall, to help you perform yoga in a body-safe manner.  Each pose is taught in a slow, structured sequence so that you learn proper (bone & muscle) alignment for each asana (pose).  Classes are sequenced carefully to build upon skills learned in prior classes and to build up…

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Hike the White tank, 9-11am

December 4 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
$15

HIKE THE WHITE TANK MOUNTAIN REGIONAL PARK, 9-11am, Wednesday, December 4, meet at the Visitor Center/Library just outside the park, limited to 24 people; $15 fee (covers entrance fee to the park).  Hike back in time on the Waterfall Trail and Petroglyph Plaza Archaeology Walk.  This hike provides a great opportunity to see petroglyphs and other artifacts, as well as learn about the science of archaeology and what it can and can’t tell us about the past. Plan to arrive by…

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Zen doodling, 10am-Noon

December 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
$20

ZEN DOODLING, 10am-Noon, Friday, December 6, Beardsley Recreation Center, Agave Room; $20 (includes materials).  These Zen doodles are easy to learn, relaxing and  a fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. These patterns are created with combinations of dots, lines, curves and orbs. There is not up or down or a wrong way to make these amazing doodles. No previous art experience is required. Instructor Marilyn Watkins is an accomplished artist and teacher. She holds an MA…

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Barre Fridays begin, 12-1pm

December 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
$20

BARRE ON FRIDAYS,  Noon-1pm, December 6, 13, 20 and 27, RH Johnson Group Fitness Room;  $20. Barre is a unique combination of ballet barre work, core conditioning, and muscle strengthening that utilizes yoga, Pilates, and orthopedic exercise hands-on training. The focus is on alignment and strength that results in better posture, better movement, and a better you! This one-hour class will help build proper alignment, strengthen the muscles to support that alignment, and leave you feeling strong and successful. Never…

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Rocka nd Rool exercise begins, 9-10am

December 7 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
RHJ Social Hall, 19803 N R H Johnson Boulevard
Sun City West, AZ 85375 United States
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$25

ROCK AND ROLL DANCE EXERCISE, 9-10 am, Saturdays,  December 7- 28, RH Johnson Social Hall; $25. Get your motor runnin’ on Saturday mornings! Join us for our weekly Rock ‘n’ Rhythms Dance Exercise Class designed for everybody and Every Body! Kort Kurdi, our ultimate Dance Entertainer, blends his unique, humorous approach with his motivating choreography and music to lead us in a fun, energizing hour using basic, easy dance steps and rhythms! Whether you’ve danced before or this is your…

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Barre begins, 12:30-1:30pm

December 9 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
$55

BARRE, Mondays and Wednesday, 12:30-1:30pm, December 9- 30, RH Johnson Fitness Center, Group Fitness Room; limited to 18 people; $60 fee per session. Barre is a unique combination of ballet barre work, core conditioning, and muscle strengthening that utilizes yoga, Pilates, and orthopedic exercise hands-on training. The focus is on alignment and strength that results in better posture, better movement, and a better you! This one-hour class will help build proper alignment, strengthen the muscles to support that alignment, and…

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Healing touch techniques, 10am-noon

December 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
$10

HEALING TOUCH TECHNIQUES, 10am-Noon, Tuesday, December 10, Beardsley Recreation Center, Agave Room $10.  Learn simple techniques to provide compassionate touch with love ones or friends. You will learn gentle and soothing techniques to massage the hands, feet and scalp for people who are suffering with pain or chronic illnesses. Instructor Katie Davis-Lindquist is the owner and operator of Sun City West Massage. She is a Licensed Massage Therapist with over thirteen years of experience, has an AOS degree in Spa…

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B-Fit Cardio begins, 6-7pm

December 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$50

B-FIT (CARDIO BOOT CAMP), 6:00-7:00pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays,; Dec 10- Jan 9, RH Johnson Group Fitness Room; $50 fee. Do you want to slim and trim your body, tone your muscles, lose weight and feel great? Is your current routine stale or are you looking for more of a challenge?  Come join us for an hour of cardio endurance, resistance training, calisthenics, body weight and strength training. You will burn fat, build muscle and kick-start your metabolism with this class.…

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Using essential oils for holidays, 10am-noon

December 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
$10

USING ESSENTIAL OILS FOR THE HOLIDAYS, Wednesday, 10:00-Noon, December 11, Kuentz Recreation Center, Multi-Craft Room 5; $10. Holiday time brings us in touch with lots of people and their germs, and with the lack of sleep, stress, and crazy eating habits that occur during the holidays, we're more than twice as likely to come down with whatever infection is making the rounds. Come learn some simple, yet effective solutions for using essential oils to stay healthy and happy all holiday season…

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Landscaping tips, 1-3pm

December 11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
RHJ Lecture Hall, 19803 N R H Johnson Boulevard
Sun City West, AZ 85375 United States
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$10

LANDSCAPING TIPS, Protecting Your Plants in the Winter and Designing a Colorful Landscape for 2020, 1:00-3:00pm, Wednesday December 11, RH Johnson Lecture Hall; $10 fee. Learn how to best protect, water and care for your plants in the winter weather. Explore creative ideas for updating your landscaping and adding colorful native and drought-hardy plants to your yard, as well as tips for when and what to plant in a vegetable or herb garden. Instructor, Maricopa County Master Gardener, Jim Oravetz…

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Build Your Own Kaleidoscope, 1-4pm

December 12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$25

BUILD YOUR OWN KALEIDOSCOPE, Thursday, December 12, 1:00-4:00pm, RH Johnson Sports pavilion, Shuffleboard Room; $25 fee.   In this packed three-hour class, you will have great fun learning the basic principles of kaleidoscope design and construction. You will make a full size (7 ½”) wand kaleidoscope. Working with materials provided you will prepare the barrel, lens, viewing cap, and optic chamber as well as assemble and install the mirror system. This three-mirror kaleidoscope utilizes front surface mirrors and a lens of…

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Tax efficiency in retirement, 1-3pm

December 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
RHJ Lecture Hall, 19803 N R H Johnson Boulevard
Sun City West, AZ 85375 United States
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$10

TAX EFFICIENCY IN RETIREMENT, Thursday, Dec 19, 1-3pm RH Johnson Lecture Hall; $10. Tax planning is a process individuals, businesses, and organizations use to evaluate their financial profile, with the aim of minimizing the amount of taxes paid on personal income or business profit. Effective tax planning entails analyzing investment instruments, expenditures, and other factors such as filing status for your tax liability impact. Learn more about what to consider in your retirement tax planning and how to choose the…

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Fresh Floral for Christmas or Hannukah, 9:30-11:30am

December 21 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
$65

FRESH FLORAL ARRANGEMENT FOR CHRISTMAS OR HANUKAH,  Saturday, December 21, 9:30-11:30 am ,Beardsley Recreation Center, Agave Room; $65 fee.Make a custom designed and beautiful flower arrangement for your Christmas or Hanukah celebrations. Have fun creating your own centerpiece and learn techniques you can use for making other arrangements.  The class fee includes flowers, materials, wine and snacks. Instructor April Morphew has been in the floral business for over 25 years, as a floral designer, Instructor, co-manager and former owner. I…

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