Salute To Seniors Is Back In Person May 20
By Eileen Doherty, MS ~
Denver, CO. Welcome Back! After performing for the past several years at the virtual Salute to Seniors, After Midnight, led by award-winning clarinetist Roger Campbell will play charts from Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw, Lionel Hampton, Nat King Cole and Frank Sinatra. This infectious music is guaranteed to get you dancing, swinging, and smiling!
Themed this year, “Baby Boomers: When We Were Young”, the in-person Salute to Seniors is happening on Saturday, May 20, 2023 from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm at the Denver Marriott Tech Center, 4900 S Syracuse, Denver. The virtual Salute to Seniors is on Sunday, May 21, 2023 from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm.
Forney Museum of Transportation is bringing back their sought-after auto show with cars from the 60s and 70s. Devoted Healthcare is sponsoring bingo with great prizes and a good time.
A Photo Essay featuring Baby Boomers and their impact on women’s movement, civil rights, technology, dress, dance and culture will set the tone for memories and discussions. The photo essays will explore how Baby Boomers found the world to be big, open and have the opportunity to do great things.
The Society is partnering with Channel2 News. Cigna Healthcare is the title sponsor. There will be a health fair, assistance to sign up for the Senior Income Tax Credit, screening for free telephone services, and experts sharing resources for older adults.
The Virtual Salute features Aging in Place: Baby Boomers Combine High Touch with Low Touch by Eileen Doherty, Online Trivia with prizes and After Midnight.
Admission is free with free parking for in-person. Reservations are suggested but not required for in-person and required for online. You can register online at www.senioranswers.org or you can call 303-333-3482 or 1-855-293-6911 (toll-free) or 1-866-880-4777 (Spanish).
Eileen Doherty, MS is the Executive Director of the Colorado Gerontological Society.