Explore with JCPRD 50 Plus here, “there," or anywhere! We welcome participation in our virtual programs from all, regardless of your geographic location. Come connect with us!
The courses listed below are offered via Zoom, an online video conferencing platform. Advanced registration is required. Programs are subject to meeting minimum registrations. Information on how to access the program will be sent no later than 9:00 am the day of the program to those who register/RSVP. Please register/RSVP for all programs at least 24 hours in advance.
Enrichment & Special Interest
Games: Scattergories® (Virtual)
Think fast and write faster in this quick-paced game of alliterative words and categories.
1 - 1 hr. class - FREE
21775 Virtual Program 7/22 Fri 10 am
Gardening: Gardening with a Master Gardener (Virtual)
What is that? How do I grow this? What should I put in my garden? What type of garden do I like? So many questions and no one to ask until now. Join the K-State Extension Office and be free to discuss your gardening questions with a Master Gardener.
1- 1 hr. class- FREE
21744 Virtual Container Gardening by Mae Christenson 6/14 Tue 2 pm
21745 Virtual Coffee and Gardening with Mae Christenson 7/12 Tue 2 pm
21746 Virtual Gardening for Pollinators by Mae Christenson 8/9 Tue 2 pm
Special Interest: Armchair Travel
Visit destinations, near and far, to hear about the culture, history, famous attractions, and more in this virtual presentation series. You don't even have to leave your armchair!
1 - 1 hr. session - FREE
21668 Virtual Program 6/7 Tue 10 am
San Antonio, Texas
21670 Virtual Program 7/12 Tue 10 am
Tour of the U.S. Mint
21669 Virtual Program 7/20 Wed 10 am
Everglades National Park
21671 Virtual Program 8/16 Tue 10 am
Special Interest: Be in the Know…Alzheimer’s and Dementia (Virtual)
Learn how to recognize common signs of Alzheimer’s and dementia; how to approach someone about memory concerns; importance of early detection and benefits of diagnosis. Presentations by Alzheimer’s Association
1 - 1 hr. class- Free
21836 Virtual Effective Communication 6/8 Wed 2 pm
21838 Virtual Healthy Living for the Brain and Body 7/13 Wed 2 pm
21840 Virtual Finance and Managing Money 8/10 Wed 2 pm
Special Interest: Promoting Sleep Health
Learn why sleep is so critical to living a healthy life, along with some common sleep disorders in order adults. Everyone will walk away with meaningful tool and tips that can immediately be implemented to improve one's sleep health and overall well-being. A virtual presentation from KU Medical Center's Sleep Lab, held over Zoom.
1 - 1 hr. class - FREE
22138 Virtual Program 5/12 Thu 10 am
Fitness & Health
Exercise: AEA Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program (AFEP) – Virtual
AFEP has now gone virtual! Enjoy this low intensity, chair-based exercise from the comfort of your own home.
Virtual courses are offered via Zoom, an online video conferencing platform. Advanced registration is required. Programs are subject to meeting minimum registrations. Information on how to access the program will be sent no later than 9:00 am the day of the program to those who register/RSVP. Please register/RSVP for all programs at least 24 hours in advance.
1 – 45 min. workout - FREE
14365 Virtual Program Wed 11 am
Exercise: Virtual Chair Yoga
Take yoga off the mat and onto the chair, incorporating breathing with movement while retaining all the benefits of yoga. Use the chair for support if needed during standing poses. This class will take place every Tuesday for 4 consecutive weeks. If you are unable to attend class at the scheduled time, you will receive a link to watch the recorded class at your convenience within 48 hours.
5 - 50 min. sessions - $40 / $44 nonresidents
21679 Virtual Program 5/17 Tue 9:30 am
21680 Virtual Recording 5/19 Thu 9 am - Class recording sent out weekly to do on your own schedule!
6- 50 min. sessions - $48/ $53 nonresidents
21682 Virtual Program 6/21 Tue 9:30 am
21687 Virtual Program 8/2 Tue 9:30 am
21684 Virtual Recording 6/23 Thu 9 am - Class recording sent out weekly to do on your own schedule!
21689 Virtual Recording 8/4 Thu 9 am - Class recording sent out weekly to do on your own schedule!
Exercise: Virtual Strength and Stretching
A stretching and strengthening class designed to increase strength and range of motion helping with activities of daily living. This class will take place on Zoom every Thursday. If you are unable to attend class at the scheduled time, you can request a link to watch the recorded class within 7 days.
5 - 50 min. sessions - $56 / $62 nonresidents
21695 Virtual Program 5/19 Thu 11:30 am
6 - 50 min. sessions - $48 / $53 nonresidents
21696 Virtual Program 6/23 Thu 11:30 am
21697 Virtual Program 8/4 Thu 11:30 am