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Colorado Senior Lobby News & Event Highlights

Upcoming Colorado Senior Lobby Events

  • Colorado Senior Lobby’s Older Coloradans Day scheduled for May 14th has been postponed

Events Around Colorado

June 2020

Next meeting is June 1st – there is no meeting on May 25th
June 1, 2020 – Monday, 9:30AM – 11:30AM
Colorado Senior Lobby Legislative Committee Meeting (LCM)

Location: Call Conference Meeting with Zoom
We are meeting on Monday, June 1st. We will only be using Zoom and call conferencing through Zoom. We will be still sending out the Sunday meeting reminder. Meeting Agenda to be determined.

Thanks, Bob Brocker
President – Colorado Senior Lobby
303-832-4535
303-862-8711

  • Dial in with Zoom using 1-720-707-2699.
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  • Our meeting ID is: 881 481 5119
  • Use *6 to mute and unmute your phone.
  • To view shared documents visit our Zoom meeting page – https://zoom.us/j/8814815119

 

Webinars in May 2020

About Community Events
We take the safety and wellness of our members and those in our community very seriously. Until the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has subsided, we are not hosting any in-person meetings or attending any events. We suggest that you do the same. We will evaluate events month-by-month. Learn more about Coronavirus (COVID-19) from the CDC – CLICK HERE

May 6, 2020 – Wednesday
AHA Behavioral Health: Vulnerable Populations Lunchtime Series
For 4 consecutive Wednesdays AHA will host a lunchtime webinar discussing issues about Behavioral Health in vulnerable populations during the current environment of the coronavirus. Stay-at-home rules, job loss or uncertainty, fear of disease, and more can seriously disrupt people’s lives and support systems right now. Come join the discussion for the next 4 Wednesdays! Please RSVP – CLICK HERE

May 11, 2020 – Monday, 9:30AM – 11:30AM
Colorado Senior Lobby Legislative Committee Meeting (LCM)
Location: Call Conference Meeting with Zoom
We are meeting on Monday, May 11th HOWEVER, we will only be using Zoom and call conferencing through Zoom. We will be still sending out the Sunday meeting reminder. Meeting Agenda to be determined – READ MORE

May 15, 2020 – Friday, 10:00AM
AARP Elder Watch Webinar – Recognize, Refuse & Report Coronavirus Scams
Attorney General Phil Weiser and AARP Elder Watch are hosting a webinar for the latest about fraudulent activity and scams that are popping up in Colorado as part of the Coronavirus global pandemic.
Register Today – CLICK HERE


 

June 2020

June 2, 2020 – Tuesday, 10:00AM
Virtual Conversation on Older Adults and the Colorado Coronavirus Opinion Survey
Join Eileen Doherty and the Colorado Gerontological Society on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 10:00 am for a virtual conversation on older adults and the Colorado Coronavirus Opinion Survey. They will provide you with an analysis of the data, discuss life after COVID-19 and other implications for Colorado’s older adults.
Register Today – CLICK HERE


 

Ongoing Webinars

AARP ElderWatch Colorado Webinars
Helping older consumers recognize, refuse, and report fraud in partnership with the Colorado Attorney General.
Website: https://vekeo.com/aarpelderwatchcolorado/

Active Minds
Active Minds started in 2002 as a series of poetry classes in a church basement in Denver. Before long, it grew to include other courses focusing on contemporary global issues, historical themes, and other matters of importance.
Website: https://activeminds.com/index.html

Boomers Leading Change
We connect people to health resources. We help young children improve literacy. We advocate for health policy changes that help our community’s most vulnerable. No matter what area of our community we work in, we turn our life experience into meaningful impact in ways that matter.
Website: https://boomersleadingchange.org

One Day University (OneDayU) – Event Video Library
OneDayUniversity features a video library of some of the nation’s greatest professors presenting entertaining and educational topics. Though their live events are cancelled for the time being – check out their video library where one can purchase a video of a previous event.
Website: https://www.onedayu.com/video-library/?category=Arts

Senior Planet Center
7585 E Academy Blvd, Denver, CO 80230
Senior Planet’s technology training programs are available through an ever-growing network of community partners around Colorado. Covering everything from computer basics to starting an online business, these courses, lectures, and workshops are designed specifically for older adult learners and measure real impact in their lives. Join us for a tour and information.
Website: https://seniorplanet.org/colorado/

Ted Talks
TED Talks are influential videos from expert speakers on education, business, science, tech and creativity, with subtitles in 100+ languages.
Website: https://www.ted.com/talks


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