News and Events

Below are some events that you might find interesting

Alzheimer’s Association Classes & Workshops
The Alzheimer’s Association can help you get the information you need about memory loss and dementia. They offer a variety of classes, workshops and special programs for people with memory loss. Check out their event calendar.
Learn More – CLICK HERE

University of Colorado Health (UCHealth) Classes
UCHealth’s partnership combines with Memorial Health System, based in Colorado Springs, Poudre Valley Health System, based in Fort Collins, and Denver metro-based University of Colorado Hospital. With locations in Denver, Northern Colorado and Southern Colorado, UCHealth offers a variety of health related classes for all ages.
Learn More – CLICK HERE

Walk2Connect
Walk2Connect partners with local, statewide and national organizations to create innovative walking programs which focus on connections to others, to place and to self for whole health outcomes.
Learn More – CLICK HERE

May 2018

May 2018
Reduce – Reuse – Recycle
We believe in the 3 R’s – Reduce – Reuse – Recycle!
Check out our web page of tips and resources to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle. One interesting website is Repurposed Materials. Their goal is to take a byproduct or waste stream such as a retired street sweeper brush and giving it a 2nd life as a backscratcher for horses or cattle.Visit the website to learn more.
Repurposed Materials – CLICK HERE
Visit Reduce – Reuse – Recycle Tips and Resources – CLICK HERE

May 2, 2018 – Wednesday, 8:00AM – 3:30PM
Vintage & Vibrant Living Well & Aging Expo
Location: Douglas County Event Center
Address: 500 Fairgrounds Drive, Castle Rock, CO 80104
The Seniors’ Council is pleased to host Vintage & Vibrant, a one-day celebration of aging in Douglas County. Morning keynote speaker is Karen Brown, the Chair of the 2018 Colorado Strategic Action Planning Group on Aging, and Wade Buchanan the Governor’s Senior Advisor on Aging. The Luncheon keynote is Ryan the Robot and her creator Professor Mohammad Mahoor. Ryan was created to assist seniors and those with memory loss remain independent and engaged in the community. Event will offer a variety of additional topics targeted to ensure our communities are a good place to Live Well and Age Well! Cost to register – $5 includes lunch, morning and afternoon refreshments, and all workshops and other activities. Please complete our Registration Form and mail in with a check (no credit cards accepted) or drop off form with cash payment. Details are on the form.
Registration Form – CLICK HERE

May 12, 2018 – Saturday
Salute to Creative Aging
Location: Colorado Convention Center
Address: 700 14th Street, Denver
Plan to attend the 2018 Salute to Creative Aging. The event is on Saturday May 12, 2018 from 9AM to 3:30PM in the Mile High Ballroom at the Colorado Convention Center. Plan to attend and learn more about resources, services and Tech Trek. This is a tech themed event for older adults.
View Event Flyer – CLICK HERE
Website: 
SeniorAnswers.org

May 21, 2018 – Monday, 1:00PM – 2:30PM
Arapahoe County Council on Aging Monthly Meeting
Location: Caley Ridge Assisted Living
Address: 9350 E. Caley Avenue, Englewood, CO 80111
Arapahoe County Council on Aging (ACCOA) is the official spokesman for the aging population in Arapahoe County. Everyone is welcome to attend the ACCOA meetings. They are open to the public, professionals, retirees, all ages. Light refreshments are served. People attending ACCOA meetings at the Caley Assisted Living facility are not to park in the Vet’s paved parking lot and are to use either the Caley Ridge parking lot, the graveled/rocked vet parking lot, or the parking lot next door at Boston Commons as long as it is NOT the covered parking.
Website: ACCOA.info

June 1, 2018 – Friday
Engaging in Aging – Denver County
University of Denver Campus
2155 E Wesley Ave, Denver, CO
Join other engaged active seniors at this unique event. We invite active adults, adult children and caregivers to a morning filled with interactive breakout sessions benefiting many aspects of the aging brain. Enjoy a light breakfast. The event is from 8:30AM to 12:30PM at the Engineering and Computer Science Building, 5th Floor. For more information contact, contact 720-242-9032. Register today, limited seating is available.
View Event Flyer – CLICK HERE

June 2, 2018 – Saturday, 8:00AM – 1:00PM (Registration begins at 7AM)
8th Annual Jefferson County Senior Law Day
Location: Jefferson County Administration Building
Address: 100 Jefferson County Parkway, Golden, CO 80401
24 Break-Out Sessions on topics such as: Avoiding Investment Fraud, Estate Planning, Power-of-Attorney, Gun Safety and Regulations, Code Enforcement Laws, Fire & Fall Prevention, Medicare/Medicaid, Probate, Advanced Directives, ID Theft Prevention and more. Registration fee is $10 and provides Continental breakfast, Mid-morning snack, Box lunch, Ask-An-Attorney—15 minute free sit-down with an attorney and a copy of the 2018 Colorado Senior Law Handbook. Registration & Check-in begins at 7:00AM. For more information email csjohnso@jeffco.us or call 303-271-6816.
View Event Flyer – CLICK HERE

August 10 – 19, 2018
90th Celebration of Western Welcome Week Celebrating Community & Friendship
Location: Downtown Littleton, Colorado
Western Welcome Week is an annual community celebration in the greater Littleton area. Western Welcome Week began in the late 1920s, and has been held every year since. Western Welcome Week includes over 40 events, produced by over 20 organizations, benefiting dozens of local civic and charitable organizations. Volunteerism and support from the business community are what make Western Welcome Week a success year after year. The goal of Western Welcome Week is to nurture community spirit, bring together residents and businesses, to support service clubs and nonprofits by creating an opportunity for fundraising, and to provide festivities and entertainment for families, friends and neighbors.
Website: WesternWelcomeWeek.org


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