Gift wrapping service available until Dec. 23

SUN Columnist

Don’t have time to wrap all those gifts this year?

If so, don’t worry. The Ross Aragon Community Center is here to help you through this crazy holiday season. All you have to do is bring your gifts in boxes and we will get them wrapped for you in no time.

We will offer this service through Monday, Dec. 23. All wrapping services are by donation only. All donation proceeds earned go right to the Ross Aragon Community Center.

For more information, or if you have any questions, call the center at 264-4152.

New Year’s Eve dance 

Have any plans for the New Year’s evening yet?

Here’s an idea: come on down and get your boot, scoot and New Year’s boogie on here at the Ross Aragon Community Center on Dec. 31.

This event will feature the country band Two Mile Train from 8 p.m.-midnight. A cash bar and hors d’oeuvres will be available during this spectacular dance event.

Tickets are on sale before the dance for $30 per couple or $20 for a single. Tickets at the door will be $50 per couple or $30 for a single. You can also purchase a table for eight people for $150.

All tickets include a champagne toast along with some party favors.

For more information on this event, call the center at 264-4152.

Co-ed volleyball 

Starting Wednesday, Jan. 8, from 1-3:30 p.m., adult co-ed volleyball will be offered here at the Ross Aragon Community Center. Friendly non-competitive games are open to all skill levels. If you are interested in learning more about this program, contact the center.

Don’t forget to look at our website,, for upcoming events at the center or “like” our Facebook page for updates on current events and activities happening at the center.


Thursday, Dec. 19: Hoopsters, 8-9 a.m.; yoga, 10-11:30 a.m.

Friday, Dec. 20: Pickleball, 8-10 a.m.; Small Fries Playgroup, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Tai Chi, 11 a.m.-noon, Duplicate Bridge, 12:30-4:30 p.m.; Mah Jongg, 12:30-4:30 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 22: Grace Evangelical Free Church, 7:30 a.m.-noon; Church of Christ, 10 a.m.-noon.

Monday, Dec. 23: Gym closed. Qigong, 10 a.m.-noon; Pagosa Bridge for Fun, 12:30-4 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 24: Gym closed. Yoga, 10-11:30 a.m.

Wednesday, Dec. 25: Center closed. Merry Christmas from all of us at the Ross Aragon Community Center.

Thursday, Dec. 26: Gym closed. Yoga, 10-1:30 a.m.

The Ross Aragon Community Center has the space you are looking for. We have reasonably priced rooms to meet your event needs. The community center hours are Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday and Sunday by appointment only. The center is located at 451 Hot Springs Blvd. Phone 264-4152, e-mail

This story was posted on December 19, 2013.