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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.

28 August 2015


Colorado State Fair
Where: Colorado State Fairgrounds, 1001 Beulah Ave, Pueblo, CO 81004 (map)
Colorado State Fair has developed into the largest summer event in the State and offers families a fun, educational summer vacation!
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29 August 2015


Tour of the Valley
Where: Grand Junction, CO, USA (map)
For this annual bicycle tour of the Grand Valley you can choose a 30, 50, 75 or 100 mile ride. Cyclists who have enjoyed the Tour of the Valley over the years know what spectacular cycling the Grand Valley offers.
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29 August 2015


Dream Big Live Tiny 2-Day Workshop
Where: Phoenix Airport Marriott, 1101 N 44th St, Phoenix, AZ 85008 (map)
Tumbleweed's 2-day workshop is packed with all the insightful and extensive information you'll need to design and build your very own tiny home setting you on a path to a simplified, environmentally-friendly, economically-balanced life-style.
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29 August 2015


Amazing Aging Expo 2015
Where: Marriott Denver Tech Center, 4900 S. Syracuse St., Denver, CO (map)
This is Denver Metro's premier resource event for seniors! Attendance of 8,000+ expected with 100+ exhibitors, as well as notable speakers. Free Event, Free Parking!
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30 August 2015


Glen Campbell - I'll Be Me, Screening and Alzheimer's Disease Expert Panel
Where: Lakewood Cultural Center, 470 S. Allison Pkwy, Lakewood, CO (map)
An Exclusive Screening and Alzheimer's Disease expert panel featuring Huntington Potter, PhD and Jonathan Woodcock, MD from the Rocky Mountain Alzheimer's Disease Center at CU Anschutz Medical Campus - Buy Tickets
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1 September 2015


Natural Grocers Events Calendar
Where: United States (map)
Natural Grocers sponsors a variety of events on making healthy food choices. Visit their website to learn more and find store locations and events.
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1 September 2015


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 2015


Find a Walk to End Alzheimer's
Where: United States (map)
The Walk to End Alzheimer's is personal for the more than 60,000 people living with Alzheimer’s in Colorado and the 234,000 people who provide their care.
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1 September 2015


Colorado Senior Law Day
Where: Colorado, USA (map)
This annual educational seminar, held at several locations in Colorado, presents programs specifically for seniors in the Colorado community. Colorado Senior Law Day provides attendees with important and useful information on many issues facing our growing senior citizen population. If you are a senior, an adult child with a senior parent, or a caregiver, make sure you can attend one of the programs! See the schedule posted on the website.
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1 September 2015


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 2015


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 2015


Gluten Free Expos
Where: United States (map)
Find Gluten Free Expos across the USA presented by The Gluten-Free Expo, LLC group. From Education & Resources, Hundreds of Free Samples to Cooking Demonstrations, Medical/Nutrition Lectures, Coupons, Activities For Kids and more - The Gluten Free Expos are dedicated to educating the public about Celiac disease and promoting services and products that serve those with gluten-intolerance issues.
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1 September 2015


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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4 September 2015


Conference on the Minority Elderly
Where: Conference Center, 201 E. Sample Rd, Deerfield Beach, FL 33064 (map)
A conference for English, Spanish & Creole speaking Seniors, Community Advocates and Professionals.
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8 September 2015


Health and Wellness Leader Trainings at COAW Academy
Where: Lakewood Link Recreation Center, 1295 South Reed Street, Lakewood, CO 80226 (map)
Community Falls Prevention Specialist Certification and Cancer: Thriving and Surviving leader training are being offered at the Consortium for Older Adult Wellness Academy Sept. 8-13. Discounts are available for early registrations and multiple organization member registrations. Leader trainings are geared toward healthcare, recreation and wellness professionals and are open to the community. CEUs are offered for all classes. Upon completion, leaders are encouraged and supported in implementing classes in their communities.
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9 September 2015


Elder Financial Abuse Webinar Presented by ASA
Where: United States (map)
This is part of the Family Caregiver Support Webinar Series, sponsored by Home Instead Senior Care. This webinar covers financial loss by victims of elder financial abuse is estimated to be at least $2.9 billion dollars. Webinar is from 10AM to 11AM Pacific time.
Register for Video
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11 September 2015


Colorado Fall Home Show
Where: The Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th Street, Denver, CO 80202, United States (map)
2015 Colorado Fall Home Show, Sept. 11-13 is your one stop marketplace to find the experts to remodel, refresh and renew your home. Consult with interior designers from American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Colorado Chapter about your home remodeling or design projects - Learn More
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12 September 2015


Dream Big Live Tiny 2-Day Workshop
Where: Chicago Marriott O'Hare, 8535 W Higgins Rd, Chicago, IL 60631 (map)
Tumbleweed's 2-day workshop is packed with all the insightful and extensive information you'll need to design and build your very own tiny home setting you on a path to a simplified, environmentally-friendly, economically-balanced life-style.
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13 September 2015


National Assisted Living Week
Where: United States (map)
National Assisted Living Week(r) provides a unique opportunity for residents, families, staff, volunteers, and the community to come together to share with assisted living residents a variety of events and activities that show them how much they are appreciated and cared for. This year's theme is "Nourishing Life: Mind, Body, Spirit."
Learn more about National Assisted Living Week
Learn more about the National Center for Assisted Living
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14 September 2015


National Center for Creative Aging
Where: United States (map)
National Center for Creative Aging (NCCA) has launched the first of its kind 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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15 September 2015


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 September 2015


Computer & Internet Training at Local Librarie
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 aim to leverage the democratizing power of the Internet to provide opportunity to all Americans – regardless of age, race, geography, income, or education level. 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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15 September 2015


Village to Village Network
Where: United States (map)
Learn about starting a Village or connect with other Villages that are sprouting up in communities across the country.
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17 September 2015


Seniors in September
Where: The Denver Art Museum, 100 W. 14th Ave Pkwy, Denver, CO (map)
This event shines a light on services for older adults in the community. Find resources, life matters workshops for the mind, body and soul, and enjoy a free catered lunch. Keynote speaker is Mayor Michael B. Hancock. Limited transportation from InnovAge and limited number of parking vouchers available. For information contact Amanda Gregg, Director of Office on Aging at 720-913-8455.
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18 September 2015


Abilities Expo - Boston
Where: The Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, Hall C, Boston, 415 Summer Street Boston, MA 02210 (map)
Abilities Expo is a resource where people with disabilities, their families, seniors, vets, caregivers and healthcare professionals gain knowledge and empowerment (and have a little fun!). Abilities Expo has also provided an excellent forum for companies with disability products and services to reach out and enhance the lives of this Community. The Abilities Expo has customized its offerings to include exhibits, workshops and activities geared toward seniors. Learn More
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