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Events for Professionals Serving Seniors

 

Events for Professionals Serving Seniors

 

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Posting of events for professional that serve seniors and consumer-oriented for seniors occur during the month. Karin Hall of Seniors Resource Guide sends these eNewsletters and reminders for the three Denver Senior Coalitions. Contact Karin if you want to be added to the list – CLICK HERE

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October 2020

October 5, 2020 – Monday, 9:30AM – 11:00AM
“Persevering Through A Pandemic” Webinar Series – Webinar 4
This 5-part series presented by Colorado Senior Lobby covers legislative and community issues related to the pandemic we are experiencing. You can sign up for 1, 2, 3, 4 or all 5 webinars. Webinars are $10 each or all 5 cost $40. Proceeds from the webinar series will fund Colorado Senior Lobby’s mission of educating and advocating for older Coloradans. The October 5th webinar features community service and health providers discussing how services were impacted and expanded to meet the increased demand.
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October 13, 2020 – Tuesday, 12:00PM
Dementia and Safety Issues Webinar
This event is presented by Haleh Nekoorad-Long, M.D. Board Certified Geriatric Psychiatrist at AltaVita Senior Residences. We will discuss the diagnosis of dementia and behaviors manifested by this illness, including unsafe behaviors that are secondary to dementia. We will explore some options to keep patients and their families safe.
Zoom Link – CLICK HERE

October 14, 2020 – Wednesday – 9:30AM – 11:00AM
Denver Senior Coalitions Joint Chapter Meeting
Join us for our October Joint Chapter Meeting using Zoom. Our speaker is Janine Vanderburg of Changing the Narrative. She is trained by Frameworks Institute to deliver workshops on how to use research-based strategic communications to shift negative and inaccurate perceptions about aging. Bring a guest or two – all are welcome. Zoom instructions will be emailed to our complete Denver Senior Coalition list. If you have not received your invitation send us an email through the website – Contact Us
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October 12, 2020 – Monday, 9:30AM – 11:00AM
“Persevering Through A Pandemic” Webinar Series – Webinar 5
This 5-part series presented by Colorado Senior Lobby covers legislative and community issues related to the pandemic we are experiencing. You can sign up for 1, 2, 3, 4 or all 5 webinars. Webinars are $10 each or all 5 cost $40. Proceeds from the webinar series will fund Colorado Senior Lobby’s mission of educating and advocating for older Coloradans. The October 12th webinar features subject experts discussing how the pandemic has magnified the issues of ageism in Colorado.
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October 20, 2020 – Tuesday, 11:00AM – 12:30PM
Fall Chill with a Warm Chili Drive thru Lunch at Cherry Creel Retirement Village
14555 East Hampden Ave, Aurora, CO 80014
Take off the fall chill with a warm chili drive thru lunch at Cherry Creek Retirement Village and co-hosted by Touching Hearts at Home. RSVP by October 15th by calling 303-693-0200 or email us at smanthony@centurypa.com.
View Event Flyer – CLICK HERE

October 22nd to November 19, 2020 – on Thursdays, 1:00PM – 3:00PM
Aging Mastery Program® Join the adventure! Limited spots available: Sign up now!
The Aging Mastery Program® (AMP) encourages mastery – developing behaviors across many dimensions that will lead to improved health, stronger financial security, and overall well- being. By participating in this 5-week program, you will make and maintain small but impactful changes in your health behaviors, financial well-being, and enrichment in later life and meet new friends, provide support and encouragement to your peers, and become more involved in your community. Topics covered include: exercise, sleep, healthy eating, financial fitness, advance planning, healthy relationships, medication management, community engagement, and falls prevention. Program starts Thursday, October 22nd to November 19, 2020.
Register Today – CLICK HERE

October 29, 2020 – Thursday, 4:00PM
A Reading of the U.S. Constitution with Boomers Leading Change
Please join us and your fellow Americans 4 p.m., Thursday, Oct 29, for a reading of the U.S. Constitution — a historic document that has survived and flourished for more than 230 years. As part of this participatory reading, we are recruiting individuals who are comfortable reading key selections of this historic document. Several of the key Articles and Amendments will be read aloud followed by discussion and a Q&A with a special guest to be announced in coming weeks! Come learn about this 4,400-word, four-page document which is the oldest and shortest written Constitution of any major government in the world.
Website: https://boomersleadingchange.org/events/constitution/

Ongoing Webinars

Active Minds
Active Minds started in 2002 as a series of poetry classes in a church basement in Denver. Before long, it grew to include other courses focusing on contemporary global issues, historical themes, and other matters of importance.
Website: https://activeminds.com/index.html

Boomers Leading Change
We connect people to health resources. We help young children improve literacy. We advocate for health policy changes that help our community’s most vulnerable. No matter what area of our community we work in, we turn our life experience into meaningful impact in ways that matter.
Website: https://boomersleadingchange.org

One Day University (OneDayU) – Event Video Library
OneDayUniversity features a video library of some of the nation’s greatest professors presenting entertaining and educational topics. Though their live events are cancelled for the time being – check out their video library where one can purchase a video of a previous event.
Website: https://www.onedayu.com/video-library/?category=Arts

Seniors Blue Book Calendar
Find ongoing events and special webinars on the Seniors Blue Book website.
Calendar Link – CLICK HERE

Senior Planet Center
7585 E Academy Blvd, Denver, CO 80230
Senior Planet’s technology training programs are available through an ever-growing network of community partners around Colorado. Covering everything from computer basics to starting an online business, these courses, lectures, and workshops are designed specifically for older adult learners and measure real impact in their lives. Join us for a tour and information.
Website: https://seniorplanet.org/colorado/

Ted Talks
TED Talks are influential videos from expert speakers on education, business, science, tech and creativity, with subtitles in 100+ languages.
Website: https://www.ted.com/talks

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2020 Membership Drive is still Active!

Denver Senior Coalitions 2020 membership structure is the same as 2019, with annual membership dues by “organization”. This means that for whichever option you sign up for (1 Chapter, 2 Chapters or 3 Chapters + the 4th included), you can have as many people from your organization added to the Chapter membership list as you want – JOIN NOW