Active Adults

Programming includes Columbine Lounge drop-in activities, lunch programs with entertainment, educational presentations, day trips, classes, fitness / wellness programs, special events and monthly bingo. If you are looking for detailed information on all classes and programs, please see the complete Program Guide.

Columbine Lounge

The Columbine Lounge is open Monday - Friday, from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm. You are welcome to stop by for a cup of coffee, join others who are playing a variety of games, log on to 1 of our computers, read a book, play a game of pool, or enjoy visiting with others. Participation in the lounge is free of charge to residents and nonresidents.

Did you know we have many board games and puzzles available for your use? Also, we have a book and movie exchange. If you have a book or movie you would like to recycle, please leave it on the bookshelf in the Lounge for someone else's enjoyment.

Drop-in Activities 

Join us during these times when others will be participating in the following activities. These scheduled times are ongoing.  All activities located in the Columbine Lounge, unless otherwise notes.  

Coffee Talk
Mondays & Fridays
9:00 a.m.
Hand and Foot Canasta
Mondays & Wednesday
1:00 p.m.
Party Bridge
12:30 p.m.
Duplicate Bridge
1:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.
Busy Fingers:
1:00 p.m.
1st & 3rd Friday
9:00 a.m.
(Lehigh Room)
 Drop-In Games
1:00 p.m.

Community Resource Program

If you need information or assistance connecting to local resources for seniors (60+) and their families residing in Erie, please call 303-926-2795

Medicare Counseling 

Free counseling is available for help with Medicare issues. Reserve a 45 minute, one-on-one appointment with a SHIP counselor, specially trained on Medicare insurance. They can help you navigate through your Medicare choices and provide objective answers to your questions. To speak to a counselor or to set an appointment, call the University of Colorado Health Senior Services at 970-313-2796.

Via Mobility
Via Mobility Services provides accessible on-demand transportation and mobility options information and referral for older adults, people with disabilities, and others living with mobility limitations. Via provides transportation in Erie, Louisville and Lafayette Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Service is available in Boulder and Longmont upon request. Ride requests may be made up to seven days in advance by calling 303-447-9636.

​Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group

Build a support system with people who understand. This support group, conducted by trained facilitators, is a safe place for current or former caregivers, family, and friends of persons with dementia to exchange practical tips on caregiving, talk through issues, develop coping mechanisms, share feelings, and learn about community resources. Meetings held at the Erie Community Center on the 1st Thursday of every month at 4:00 p.m. To register or for more information, call 970-392-9202.