October 2015: Events for San Juan County seniors
AARP Driver Safety Class:The class will be from 8 a.m. to noon Friday in the Bonnie Dallas Senior Center Annex, 208 N. Wall Ave. It is designed for seniors who want to learn about new laws and changes and to obtain their auto insurance discounts. Cost is $15 for AARP Members, $20 for non-members. Advanced sign-up required. More info: 505-566-2256.
Computer Basics — Mac Attack: Learn how to use an iPhone, iPad, MacBook or other Apple product during a class from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursdays from Oct. 1 to Nov. 19 in Room 1908 at San Juan College, 4601 College Blvd. More information: 505-566-3214.
Computer Basics II: Learn about the Internet and the pros and cons of social networking during a class from 10 a.m. to noon Mondays and Wednesdays starting Oct. 12 in Room 1200A at San Juan College, 4601 College Blvd., and from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays starting Oct. 13 at the Bloomfield Senior Center, 124 W. Ash Ave. More information: 505-566-3214.
Ten Years at Point Pueblo: Visit Point Pueblo on Tommy Bolack's B-Square Ranch in Farmington, during a field trip class through San Juan College's Encore program. Over the last decade, San Juan College has conducted an archaeology field school at the site. Students will have the chance to clean and catalogue artifacts. The class will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Fridays starting Oct. 9 in Room 1908 at San Juan College, 4601 College Blvd. The field trip will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 21 and Oct. 28. A lab will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Oct. 30 in Room 1905 at the college. More information: 505-566-3214.
Inventors and Inventions: Learn about some of the great inventions throughout history, such as the printing press and the light bulb, during a class from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays starting Oct. 14 in Room 7228 at San Juan College, 4601 College Blvd. More information: 505-566-3214.
Experiencing the Wonders of Chaco Canyon: Visit Chaco Culture National Historical Park during a San Juan College Encore program class. The class will meet from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Oct. 17 in Room 1908 at San Juan College Room, 4601 College Blvd. The field trip will be from 8:30 .m. Oct. 17 to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 18. More information: 505-566-3214.