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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.

26 August 2016


Colorado State Fair at Pueblo
Where: PuebloColorado State Fairgrounds, 1001 Beulah Ave, Pueblo, CO 81004 (map)
The Colorado State Fair is from August 26th through Sept 5th. This year's event features a full lineup of entertainers from Huey Lewis & The News, Travis Tritt, Lee Brice, Foreigner and more. Along with horseshows, livestock shows, rodeos, 4-H competition you will find an annual exhibition of the finest needlework, handcrafts, and baking and canning that Colorado has to offer - Learn More
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27 August 2016


Evergreen Fine Arts Festival
Where: Creative District of Evergreen, Evergreen, CO 80439 (map)
The Evergreen Fine Arts Festival is coming into its 49th year. Held in the Creative District of Evergreen, the local artist community has come together to put on a beautiful show for art lovers and collectors for the Denver area to enjoy the arts in the cool mountain air during the height of summer - Learn More
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1 September 2016


Edible Communities
Where: United States (map)
Edible Communities is striving to transform the way consumers shop for food, cook, eat and relate to locally grown food. From printed publications to local websites and events focused on healthy eating, the group works to connect consumers with local growers, retailers, chefs and food artisans, fostering a new appreciation of eating health food. Learn More
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1 September 2016


Find a Walk with a Doc Event
Where: United States (map)
Walk with a Doc is a walking program for everyone interested in taking steps for a healthier lifestyle. What better way to start your weekend than on your feet making strides to help your heart and improving your general health to live longer! Learn More
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1 September 2016


Find a The Death Cafe Event
Where: Across the United States (map)
With a Death Cafe, the idea is to get people from all backgrounds together over tea, coffee and delicious cake, to simply talk about death, a normal aspect of life that is generally feared by our culture. The hope of the Death Cafe movement is to simply normalize this phase of life by allowing groups of people to talk about death. A Death Cafe is not a support group or a means of selling services, but is instead a simple social gathering. There have been Death Cafes all over Colorado and the US. Learn More
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1 September 2016


Alzheimer's Association Classes & Workshops
Where: United States (map)
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
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1 September 2016


Maker Faire - A Modern Handcrafted Artisan Festival
Where: United States (map)
Maker Fair Spring Festival is a celebration of modern handcrafted artisian creations and part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new! - Learn More
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1 September 2016


Computer & Internet Training at Local Libraries
Where: United States (map)
EveryoneOn is a national nonprofit working to eliminate the digital divide by making high-speed, low-cost Internet service and computers, and free digital literacy courses accessible to all unconnected Americans. They collaborate with libraries and nonprofits to advertise free computer and Internet courses at over 8,000 training sites across the country. Call 1-855-387-9166 or visit the website to find closest classes.
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1 September 2016


Training for Care Professionals and Family Caregivers
Where: United States (map)
Medifecta offers award-winning DVDs, textbooks, work books and online content for both professional and family caregivers. Develop your caregiving skills for person-centered care. Learn More
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1 September 2016


National Center for Creative Aging
Where: United States (map)
National Center for Creative Aging (NCCA) has launched a Directory of Creative Aging Programs in America funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, MetLife Foundation, and The Michelson Foundation. The Directory features arts programs serving older people and includes intergenerational activities in urban, suburban, and rural communities in a variety of settings such as community centers, senior centers, assisted living, adult day care, arts institutions, and libraries - Learn More
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2 September 2016


Virtual Dementia Tour
Where: United States (map)
The Virtual Dementia Tour(r) is the original and ground-breaking, evidence-based and scientifically proven method of building a greater understanding of dementia through the use of patented sensory tools and instruction based on research conducted by P.K. Beville, M.S., a specialist in geriatrics and the founder of Second Wind Dreams - Learn More
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3 September 2016


Labor Day Lift Off - Colorado Springs, CO
Where: Colorado Springs, CO, USA (map)
Experience roughly 70 hot air balloons floating effortlessly over the breathtaking Colorado Springs landscape at the 2016 Labor Day Lift Off. Arrive at Memorial Park by 6:30AM to watch all the gentle giants come to life during the morning lift off. There will be a mass balloon lift off each morning from 7am to 9am. Families and children can be surrounded by the action and walk among the balloons as they inflate and launch - Learn More
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9 September 2016


2016 Colorado Fall Home Show
Where: Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th Street, Denver, CO 80202 (map)
Colorado Fall Home Show is your one stop marketplace to find the experts to remodel, refresh and renew your home. You will find more than 250 exhibitors well versed in home renovation, remodeling and sustainable living, along with tips, tools and ideas on how to best winterize your home - Learn More
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9 September 2016


11th Annual Unity Walk and Concert - Mobile, AL
Where: Spanish Plaza Park, 401 Government Street, Mobile, AL (map)
The 11th Annual Unity Walk, Concert and Health Fair is family friendly. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy inspirational music & speakers, along with games and food while supplies last. We invite people around the world to help us to promote unity. The Walk-Concert-Health-Job Fair is a 3-Day Community Event that attracts people locally as well as people from other cities/states who plan their vacation to attend. The event attracts people from all walks of life, who come together the 2nd week in September in beautiful downtown Mobile, Alabama just for the sake of unity.
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10 September 2016


What If... Festival of Innovation and Imagination
Where: Downtown Colorado Springs, 1 North Tejon, Colorado Springs, CO (map)
The FREE What If...Festival of Innovation and Imagination brings thousands of people of all ages together to celebrate the innovation and imagination of our community! What If…business people, art-makers of all kinds, inventors, educators, tech savvy folks, and garage tinkerers got together to share a day of play, innovation, and creativity with people of all ages in our community? Enjoy the interactive educational fun throughout six city blocks in Downtown Colorado Springs - Learn More
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