Educational

Camp Invention’s Fun, Action-Packed Summer STEM Program Coming to Your Area

Broomfield, CO (March 25, 2024) – Camp Invention®, a nationally recognized, nonprofit summer enrichment program, is coming to the following locations: * Stargate School the week of June 10 – 14, 2024 * Monarch PK-8 School the week of June 10 – 14, 2024

Moving to Senior Communities Seminar

Are you or a loved one considering downsizing, right-sizing, or exploring the possibility of moving to a senior community? Transitioning to a new living arrangement can be a significant decision, and proper preparation is key to ensuring a smooth and stress-free process. Consider attending one of these upcoming educational seminars, designed to provide valuable insights […]

Regis to offer lifelong learning courses for people over 50

Regis University will bring inexpensive in-person and virtual courses for people 50 years of age and better to the North Denver area this year through the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) in collaboration with the University of Denver.

Mental Health First Aid classes offered in Jefferson County

By Ashley Phillips, Aging Well Behavioral Health Chair ~ Aging sometimes has its challenges – for some people, the senior years are the best time of their lives.  For others, the changes in getting older may be stressful.  An individual may be experiencing health or financial problems, or are losing loved ones or their even […]

Online, Lifelong Learning Courses through the University of Denver Enrichment Program

Are you interested in honing your persuasion skills or staying up to date on current events affecting the globe? Maybe you’d like to learn more about World War II or explore Denver virtually? Join your lifelong learning partner, the Enrichment Program at the University of Denver (DU), to dive into these topics and many more […]

Opportunities Abound for Tuition-Free College Courses

By Carol Lynn Tiegs ~ Wouldn’t it be great to go back to college with all the joy of learning and none of the costs and none of the tests? At many colleges and universities across Colorado, you can. Program names vary, but typically they offer people ages 55- to 65-plus the opportunity to take […]

Citizens Academy application period now open

18th Judicial District Attorney George Brauchler is pleased to announce the dates for the 2020 Spring Citizens Academy. This free, seven-week academy will be held on consecutive Wednesday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., April 8 to May 20 in the Douglas County office, 4000 Justice Way, Castle Rock.

Mental Health First Aid classes offered in Jefferson County

By Ashleigh Phillips, Aging Well Behavioral Health Chair ~ Aging sometimes has its challenges – for some people, the senior years are the best time of their lives.  For others, the changes in getting older may be stressful.  An individual may be experiencing health or financial problems, or are losing loved ones or their even […]

Understanding And Responding To Dementia-Related Behavior

Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost. However, some behaviors can present real challenges for caregivers to manage. Join us Wednesday, July 24th, from 12:30 pm to-2:00 pm at TRU […]

Suicide Prevention Training

In honor of National Mental Health Awareness Month, community members in Boulder and Broomfield Counties are encouraged to build a suicide-safer community by attending one of Mental Health Partners’ (MHP) FREE suicide prevention trainings. MHP’s expert trainers will offer the most popular suicide prevention training — Question-Persuade-Refer (QPR). This one- hour training highlights how individuals […]

New Year Brings New Learning Opportunities for Local Seniors

With the new year in full swing, local seniors are invited to enjoy new learning opportunities through free classes at St. Andrews Village and Harvard Square, Watermark Retirement Communities. The courses, which are offered through Watermark University, focus on the multiple facets of senior wellness. St. Andrews Village is located at 13801 East Yale Avenue […]

Soak Up The Vitality Of One Of The World’s Most Fascinating Island Countries In “Cuba”

New exhibition opens at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on Oct. 26 ~ DENVER — Discover the dynamic culture and abundant biodiversity of the Caribbean’s largest island nation in the new temporary exhibition “¡CUBA!,” opening at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on Oct. 26. This lively experience for all ages — presented […]

Classes for Local Seniors Heat Up in Greater Denver as Weather Cools

As the weather cools down, learning opportunities are heating up for seniors in Aurora and Denver. St. Andrews Village and Harvard Square, Watermark Retirement Communities, have unveiled 58 free classes open to local seniors during the fall session of Watermark University. The initiative brings residents, associates, family members and the public together to teach and […]

Informed Retirement Decisions Workshop

Is There Hope for Those Approaching Retirement? ARVADA, Colorado – October 12, 2018 – Life Restructured, LLC announced a free financial education workshop Monday, November 5 from 6:00-7:30pm at the Arvada Library in Olde Town Arvada (7525 W. 57th Ave., Arvada 80002) focused on Baby Boomers and those approaching retirement.

Mark Your Calendars with a great big Circle!

For all of you who’ve been asking, and for those of you who should be, we are very pleased to announce that the CircleTalk Leader Course is… drum roll, please… October 12, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. TRU Community Care 2593 Park Lane Lafayette, CO 80026