Highlands Ranch Senior Outreach programs Educate and Inform
The Highlands Ranch Metro District’s Senior Outreach program offers a variety of educational activities throughout the year for adults of all ages, and fall is no exception. Senior Outreach Coordinator Jodie McCann schedules programs to connect and educate adults in Highlands Ranch and throughout the area.
Oct. 5– Medicare & You
Talk with a Medicare expert, get your questions answered and learn what changes can be expected in 2017. The event is 10:30 a.m. to noon at the James H. LaRue Library, 9292 Ridgeline Blvd., Highlands Ranch. The event is free however registration is required at www.highlandsranch.org/signmeup.
Nov. 9– Emergency Preparedness
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office shares steps you can take to increase your chances of coping and surviving emergencies such as wildfires, home security, snowstorms and terrorism. The event is from 6:30 to 8 p.m.at the Highlands Ranch Substation, 9250 Zotos Dr., Highlands Ranch. Adults of all ages are welcome. The event is free however registration is required at www.highlandsranch.org/signmeup.
Nov. 12– Senior Health & Information Fair
More than 70 service providers will assemble under one roof at the Senior Health & Information Fair. A variety of free, simple health screenings will be offered and educational breakout sessions will take place at the conclusion of the event and run until3 p.m.The Fair runs from 9 a.m. to noon at the Recreation Center at Eastridge, 9568 S. University Blvd., Highlands Ranch. This is a free event, no registration is required. Cal l720-240-4922 for more information.
Founded in 1981 as the local government in Highlands Ranch, Colorado, the Metro District provides a variety of municipal services to this planned community of 96,000 people. Learn more about the Metro District at www.highlandsranch.org.