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Age Gracefully

October 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)
Every 0 months on the second until October 11, 2019
| Free

The Somers Public Library will be hosting an Age Gracefully program with sessions every 2nd Thursday of the month at 10 am at the library starting June 13th. The program is aimed at promoting Active Aging- “the process of optimizing opportunities for health, participation and security, in order to enhance the quality of life as people age” with the older person at the helm as active change agent and protagonist.

The program will consist of a series of interactive lectures/talks, focus group discussion and activities on a range of issues including brain health, physical activity, emotional well-being, falls prevention and dementia management and will be facilitated by a healthcare professional. It will also incorporate building of community partnerships and social networks as well as advocating for Age-friendly communities.

Everyone is welcome.

Details

Date:
October 10
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Somers Public Library
516 6th Ave., Somers, 50586 United States
Phone:
515-467-5522

Organizer

Helene Tsubira
Phone:
515-467-5522
Email:
Website:
https://www.somers.lib.ia.us