Saturday, Nov 16, 2019
From 8:30am to 3:30pm
Event is closed or full.
Live. Learn. Connect.
It is said, the best way to predict the future is to create it! What are YOU doing to ensure your life is filled with vitality, vigor and vision? Join AARP Oregon and local organizations for the 8th annual Vital Aging in Southern Oregon conference on Saturday, Nov 16th.
Participate in workshops and activities designed to spark your creativity. Refresh your spirit to feel empowered to live your best life. And remember, it’s more fun when you bring a friend! Don’t miss the member happy hour the night before!
Saturday, November 16, 2019
8:30 a.m. Check-in
9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Lunch and refreshments included
Please bring two cans of food or other non-perishable items for donations! Help us fight hunger in Oregon.
CONFERENCE SPEAKERS AND TOPICS
Unravelling the Mysteries of Brain Health: What We All Need to Know
Dr. Walter Dawson
Lifelong advocate for brain health, researcher, health and aging policy expert, Dr. Dawson is the Atlantic Fellow for Equity in Brain Health with the Global Brain Health Institute at the University of California, San Francisco and faculty at Portland State University’s Institute on Aging
Aging Well with Your Healthcare Provider Partners
Learn about the age-appropriate healthcare resources in Jackson and Josephine counties from a panel representing health leaders from Providence, Asante, La Clinical, Rogue Community Health and Siskiyou Community Health Center
How are we going to meet the challenges and opportunities of a changing world? From the rapid aging of our communities, growing diversity, climate change and more. Hear from local visionaries of varied ages about their aspirations and hopes for the future.
Other topics: Demystifying Cannabis and CBD, Improv for Resilience, Supportive Services for Caregivers and Older Adults, Complimentary Medicine, Disaster Preparedness, Adaptive Yoga and more.
JOIN FOR JUST $16 A YEAR