Westside Community Center will be CLOSED December 24 through January 4. With the exception of Grassroots Church, all events are canceled during that time. All classes and activities will resume Monday, January 5, 2015.
English as a Second Language (ESL) classes are offered at no charge on SUNDAYS . Class begins at 5:30 and ends at 7:30 p.m. This is an ongoing program for children and adults open to all English learners of any skill level. Registration is open each Sunday for new students and children are welcome to attend. For more information, please call 385-7920 Ext 100. No ESL December 21 and December 28.
The Fitness Center is OPEN Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:30 – 7 pm! The equipment is available for use at no charge during these hours.
Grassroots Church offers their Sunday service at WCC at 10:30 a.m. For more information, please call Scott Olson at 201-6642 or visit grassrootscs.org.
Neighborhood Nurse Center – Operated by Penrose/St. Francis Medical Center serves Westside residents who are uninsured or lack access to medical care. Located at 1616 W. Bijou St, regular hours are from 1:30 – 3:30 pm Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Walk-in appointments as available. Please call 385-7920 Ext 304 during those hours for more information. The Westside Outreach Clinic will have a doctor onsite on Wednesdays, 3:30 – 5:30 pm by appointment only. 385-7920 Ext 304
Pickleball is the sport to try at WCC! It is a combination of bad minton, ping pong, and tennis. Paddles and balls will be provided, so please make plans to join us Wednesdays 1 -3 pm and Fridays 10:30-12:30 pm. There is no charge, so come give it a try.
SilverSneakers Classic, Wednesdays and Fridays, 9 – 10 am. This fitness class is designed for seniors who want to improve their general health and well-being and…it’s fun! For more information, please call 385-7920 Ext 100 and then make plans to join us!
American Heart Association WALKING PATH at Westside Community Center – This is a sidewalk path that surrounds the Westside Community Center property, .33 miles. A water fountain is available in the main building, 1628 W. Bijou Street, during normal business hours.
Hughes Hall is the perfect place for baby showers, group meetings, drama productions, or birthday parties. For more information on schedules, prices, and availability, please call 385-7920 Ext. 100.
AARP Tax Aide Program is the largest free filing assistance program in America. We are looking for a few new volunteers to help prepare free income tax returns for low and moderate income filers. Free IRS-sanctioned training is provided. For more information, please email TomJanetTravelin@aol.com AARP will provide this tax service at WCC February 1 through April 15, 2015.
Reach Pikes Peak relocated to 312 S. Weber St. ! Reach offers financial assistance and counseling is provided for utilities, prescriptions, transportation, and other life-sustaining needs. Open weekdays from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Please call 719 358-8396 for more information or to schedule an appointment. Reach will be closed December 25, December 26 and January 1, 2015.
SNOW POLICY ~ Westside Community Center follows School District 11 guidelines for inclement weather. If District 11 is closed, WCC is CLOSED. However, if District 11 operates on a delay, WCC will be open.