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National Event Calendar for Seniors, Boomers, Older Adults & Family Caregivers

This calendar lists events from all over the United States. These events are focused on educational resources, information and/or fun social events for seniors, older adults and family caregivers. Many of the events feature companies and non-profit organizations presenting information to educate and inform seniors on resources available.

4 May 2016

Women Build 2016 - We can do it!
Where: Habitat for Humanity bay Waveland Area Inc, 103 Central Avenue, Bay Saint Louis, MS (map)
Our Bay-Waveland Women Build, in partnership with Lowe's during National Women Build Week, will be a four day event where women are welcome to volunteer for a half day, one day or more. It’s always an event with lots of fun, food, and prizes and hard but satisfying work! - Learn More
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5 May 2016

Mental Health Resources Broward County, Florida
Where: Jewish Family Services of Broward, 100 S. Pine Island Road, Suite 230, Plantation, FL (map)
Guidance with locating appropriate community resources and strategies for navigating community health settings is being presented from 6:30PM to 8:30PM. Presenting agencies include 2-1-1 Broward, Archways, Mental Health Association of Southeast Florida and NAMI. Seminar is free and open to the community. Presented by Joshua's Path at Jewish Family Services of Broward. For more information, please call Jewish Family Services at 954-370-2140 - Learn More
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6 May 2016

Colorado Chocolate Festival
Where: Denver Mart, 451 E 58th Ave, Denver, CO 80216 (map)
The Colorado Chocolate Festival, held on Mother’s Day weekend features chocolate of all kinds from from dark and pure to sweet and milky, gooey to waxy smooth, with wine, with nuts, infused with tea, slathered on cakes, baked into brownies and artfully rolled into rich, melty truffles - Learn More
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6 May 2016

Blue Star Weekend
Where: Centennial Airport, 7800 S Peoria St, Englewood, CO 80112 (map)
Wings Over The Rockies Museum is partnering with the National Museum of World War II Aviation to present Blue Star Weekend, a special Mother’s Day event honoring veterans and mothers of veterans. Learn about the types of food offered to front line soldiers in WWII. Take a peek inside WWII warbirds and classic cars. The event will be at Centennial Airport near the intersection of Interport Blvd and Peoria St - follow the signs - Learn More
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8 May 2016

Sacramento Antique Faire
Where: Sacramento, CA, USA (map)
The Sacramento Antique Faire is an outdoor Antiques & Collectibles Marketplace held the second Sunday of every month. The Faire is held at 21st & X Streets in Sacramento, California - Learn More
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9 May 2016

Unique Lives with Diane Keaton - San Jose
Where: California Theatre, 345 South First St., San Jose, CA 95113 (map)
Unique Lives & Experiences is a Womens Lecture Series, designed to motivate, challenge and enlighten anyone with an open mind and a strong desire to learn from the personal experiences of distinguished speakers - Learn More
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12 May 2016

Facebook Q&A for People with Disabilities & Parents of Children with Disabilities
Where: Online (map)
No matter what your situation, financial planning can be a unique challenge for people with disabilities or parents caring for children with disabilities. There is a lot to navigate, with little time to do so! That's why we've gathered a panel of financial experts, with different fields of expertise, but all of them have experience working with people with disabilities and their families. They will be answering your questions on Facebook - May 12th at 6PM CST - Learn More .
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12 May 2016

His Neighbor Phil Movie Special Showing with Panel Discussion to Follow
Where: Eastern Star Masonic Retirement Campus, 2435 South Quebec Street, Denver, CO 80213 (map)
“His Neighbor Phil” is a story of a man named Harvey who is slowly losing his wife to early-onset Alzheimer's disease. He is determined to keep her with him as long as he can but his neighbor Phil seems to have a surprising connection to Mary. Harvey fears he could be losing Mary to Phil, too. Movie starts at 6PM and Panel discussion follows the movie. Call 303-756-9489 for more information. Light refreshments provided - this is a free event - View Event Flyer
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14 May 2016

Salute to Seniors
Where: The Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th Street, Denver, CO (map)
Salute to Seniors is on Saturday, March 15, 2016 at the Colorado Convention Center. Find vintage car display, Mountaineers Square Dancers, over 100 resource booths, Colorado history displays, bingo and prizes, free food samples and much more - Learn More
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15 May 2016

Free Basic Digital Literacy Training
Where: United States (map)
EveryoneOn collaborates with libraries and nonprofits to advertise free computer & Internet courses at over 8,000 training sites across the country. Get connected by calling 1-855-387-9166 or visiting the website to find classes in their communities.
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15 May 2016

Village to Village Network
Where: United States (map)
Villages are membership-driven, grass-roots organizations run by volunteers and paid staff that coordinate access to affordable services in your community. Services can include transportation, home repairs, social and educational activities and more - Learn More
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16 May 2016

Unique Lives with Chelsea Clinton - Toronto
Where: Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St, Toronto, ON M5J 2H5, Canada (map)
Unique Lives & Experiences is a Womens Lecture Series, designed to motivate, challenge and enlighten anyone with an open mind and a strong desire to learn from the personal experiences of distinguished speakers - Learn More
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18 May 2016

What’s Next? Workshop
Where: Davie Pine Island Multipurpose Center, 3801 S. Pine Island Road, Palm Room, Davie, FL (map)
WONDERING is there something more you can do in the “Second Half” of life? STIRRED to try something new? YEARNING to do something that has more meaning and purpose? This workshop will help you explore and identify your passion, purpose and interests for your “Second Half” of life - Learn More
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19 May 2016

Caregiving Symposium Longmont, Colorado
Where: Plaza Convention Center, 1850 Industrial Circle, Longmont (map)
Family caregivers of older adults: Are you looking for one place where you can visit with service providers, enhance caregiving skills, learn about eldercare issues, and share with other caregivers? Do all of that and more at the annual Caregiving Symposium from 9:30 to 5PM. General admission is free, but pre-registration by May 12th is required. Register now! Free, on-site elder care is offered by reservation. Call 303-441-1543 to learn more.
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20 May 2016

Aging Better Together Cohousing Conference
Where: University of Utah Guest House & Conference Center, 11 South Fort Douglas Blvd, Salt Lake City, UT (map)
Learn to co-create your own Senior-Friendly Cohousing Community. Senior Cohousing is a tool for maintaining your independence, building community, living light on the planet, and caring about each other. Join us at the conference. Meet the change makers, hear their stories and know that if they can do it so can you - Learn More
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