Morrison Nature Center hike event with several older attendees walking in a line

One of Aurora's many open trails

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Conversational Spanish

Conversational Spanish - Mondays 9:00 - 10:00 AM Learn how to order Mexican food, get a ride to the grocery store, or find the best place to get a haircut. Bring the words and phrases you want to learn! Because Community Connections programming is only available to Aurora Mental Health Clients and through internal referral, […]

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Grief and Loss

Grief and Loss - Mondays 10:00 - 11:00 AM Everyone experiences loss in their lives. Sometimes the feelings around these losses can overwhelm, confuse, and disorient you. Let’s examine how to find out why this happens and how you can work through this process in healthy ways. Because Community Connections programming is only available to […]

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Book Club of Life

Book Club of Life - Monday's 1:00 - 2:00 PM Group review of member-chosen short stories/poems. Participants provide verbal feedback alongside a project to express emotions. Upon project completion, we will share it as a book or display it as wall art. Because Community Connections programming is only available to Aurora Mental Health Clients and […]

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Bingo

Bingo - Mondays 3:30 - 4:30 PM Come play Bingo with your peers and see how many games you can win in the month. The one who wins the most games wins a prize! Because Community Connections programming is only available to Aurora Mental Health Clients and through internal referral, Please contact 303-617-2300 to choose […]

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Sit Stand & Stretch

Sit Stand & Stretch - Tuesdays 10:00 - 11:00 AM Start the day by stretching muscles and joints with your peers. Challenge yourself to do more than you thought you could! Because Community Connections programming is only available to Aurora Mental Health Clients and through internal referral, Please contact 303-617-2300 to choose our services and […]

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Music Appreciation

Music Appreciation - Tuesdays 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Share favorite artists, genres, and songwriters. Explore musical elements such as melody and harmony. Learn to be thankful for the texture and flow of music while allowing music to feed your soul. Because Community Connections programming is only available to Aurora Mental Health Clients and through […]

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Through the Lens

Through the Lens - Tuesdays 1:00 - 2:00 PM Get motivated to connect with your environment! We will draw on non-verbal communication and create an open door for positive feedback from each other. Learn to view and capture the world around you by focusing outward and deciding how to frame the world that you see. […]

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Scattergories

Scattergories - Tuesday 2:00 - 2:00 PM Learn fun new strategies to problem solve while socializing with staff and peers while playing Scattergories. Please have pen and paper ready. Because Community Connections programming is only available to Aurora Mental Health Clients and through internal referral, Please contact 303-617-2300 to choose our services and become a […]

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Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP)

Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP) - Tuesdays 3:00 - 3:45 PM Create a list of things you can do to feel better and stay well on a daily basis. Identify your triggers and plan ahead for them. Empower yourself and take responsibility for your own wellness and recovery! Because Community Connections programming is only available […]

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Poetry Corner

Poetry Corner - Thursdays 3:00 - 4:00 PM Poetry is a unique expression of self, using rhythm and style. Write and share as you explore your world through the filter of words and sounds. Please have pen and paper ready. Because Community Connections programming is only available to Aurora Mental Health Clients and through internal […]

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Getting To Know You

Getting To Know You - Wednesdays 10:00 - 11:00 AM You’re invited to participate in ice breakers and interactive activities with the goal of getting to know CommunityConnections staff along with new and old members. Join here: Zoom Meeting ID: 978-3624-9830 Aurora Mental Health Center Community Connections and the Career Development Center is for adults […]

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Community Meeting with CC team and YOU

Community Meeting with CC team and YOU - Wednesdays 11:00 - 12:00 AM All members are encouraged to attend this weekly meeting with updates from staff on all the current happenings at Community Connections. Members are also asked to provide feedback about the program. Because Community Connections programming is only available to Aurora Mental Health […]