Current Events

You are invited to our 12th Annual Living Better After 50 event, "Lightening Up About Growing Older"
Saturday, April 8, 2017, from 8:45am until 3:15pm.

Download Flyer and Registration Form


Previous Events

2016

2015

2014

2013

  • The Feel Good Day for Seniors - Monday, February 13, 2013 - Commons at Oak Forest in Oakley
  • Living Better After 50 - April 13, 2013 - Featuring Allen Klein "Jollytologist" and Workshops

2012

  • Living Better After 50 - April 28th, 2012 - Pittsburg Adult Education -Featuring Stagebridge Theatre Company
  • Holiday Happenings - December 12th, 2012 - Antioch Senior Center

2011

  • Brentwood Health and Information Fair – March 23, 2011 – Veterans Hall
  • Living Better After 50 – April 9, 2011 – Pittsburg Adult Education – Keynote Speaker – Beverley Bender - Humorist

2010

  • Bethel Island Health and Information Fair – January 26, 2010 – Scout Hall –
  • Ageless Aging – Living Better After 50 – April 17, 2010 – Pittsburg Adult Ed – Keynote Speaker – Houston Robertson
  • Oakley Health and Information Fair – alongside  Community Awareness Day – Oakley City Hall –May 15, 2010

2009

  • Brentwood Health and Information Fair – in collaboration with Brentwood Lions Club – August 15, 2009 – Cortona Park
  • Oakley Health and Information Fair – Oakley City Hall – March 7, 2009
  • Living Better After 50 – June 20, 2009 – Pittsburg Adult Ed – Keynote Speaker – Jan Wahl

2008

  • Oakley Mini Health and Information Fair – November 8, 2008
  • Living Better After 50 – April 12, 2008 – Pittsburg Adult Ed - Keynote Speaker – George Schofield
  • Participated in Senior Appreciation Day  - May 17, 2008

2007

  • Mind/Body Event – March 24, 2007 – Pittsburg Adult Ed – Keynote Speakers – Walter Bortz MD and Louise Franklin
  • Senior Appreciation Day  - May 12, 2007- Ambrose Center - Baypoint 

2006

  • Brentwood Mini Health and Information Fair - November 17, 2006 – LMC
  • Mind/Body Event – March 11, 2006 – Keynote Speaker – Karl Knopf and Julia Ross
  • Senior Appreciation Day – May 20, 2006 – Ambrose Center – Baypoint

2005

  • Brentwood Byron Mini Health and Information Fair  2005
  • Challenges of Aging: A Family Affair – April 2, 2005 -Keynote speaker – Patty Wooten – presented scenario and spoke about finding
  • Oakley Mini Health and Information Fair – May 12, 2005
  • Senior Appreciation Day – Health Fair, Information and Entertainment - collaboration with other organizations – May 21, 2005

2004

  • Bethel Island Mini Health and Information Fair – October 29, 2004
  • Continuation & Expansion of Information Outreach Project
    • Coordinated Three Mini Health & Information Fairs
      • Byron/Discovery Bay- June 18, 2004 - 10
      • Pittsburg – May 4, 2004 - 70
      • Baypoint-October 22, 2004 - 100
  • Alzheimer’s Subcommittee of the Advisory Council on Aging has asked us to collaborate with them to recreate the very successful Alzheimer’s Awareness Forums that were done in Central County.
  • Participating in Senior Appreciation Day and Resource Fair in Baypoint on May 31 from 10:30-2:30 at Ambrose center

2003 – Received Grant from Aging & Adult Services

  • Continuation & Expansion of Information Outreach Project
    • Coordinated Three Mini Health & Information Fairs
      • Bethel Island – January 17, 2003 - 60
      • Oakley – March 13, 2003 - 75
      • Brentwood – May 8, 2003 - 50
    • Participated in Antioch Health & Information Fair

2002 - Received Grant from Aging & Adult Services

  • Information Outreach Project
    • Magnets & Tear-off Flyers – English & Spanish
    • Distributed many places – churches, community centers, nutrition sites
  • Senior Fraud Conference – in conjunction with Elder Abuse Prevention’s Fraud Fighter Bureau
    • Auto-repair scams - Bureau of Automotive Repair
    • Contractor/Handyman Fraud- Contractor’s State License Board
    • In Home Care – Deputy District Attorney
    • Identity Theft – Pittsburg PD
    • Quack devices, unproven drugs – US Food & Drug Admin
    • Medicare Scams – Protection & Advocacy
    • Telemarketing scams- Senior Fraudfighter’s Bureau
      • May 30, 2002 in Antioch
      • Was videotaped and tape available
    • Successful –  
      • 162 attended
      • 20 exhibitors
      • Average age – 68.5
      • 88% thought it was excellent
      • 99% would recommend future forums to friends
      • 93% learned information that would be helpful