Join The Lake Merritt and Alta Bates Sutter Medical Center for Fall Prevention Awareness Day and learn ways to prevent current and future falls.
September 24th , 2014, 10 am – 12 pm
1800 Madison Street, Oakland, CA 94612
The speaker is Carolyn Sacramento, a Physical Therapist for Alta Bates Sutter Medical Center (ABSMC) who has been working in the area of Fall Prevention for the past 4 years. She has taught numerous community classes on Fall Prevention and Balance Exercise. She also actively treats patients with gait and balance disturbance and is known for her individualized approach and thorough education.
After their speaker, you may participate in several workshops to learn different forms of exercise to help balance and prevent falls. Their facilitators are experts in yoga, tai chi, and senior fitness.
There is no cost for admission, but reservations are required. Please RSVP at 510-903-3600 or email at RSVP@thelakemerrittsenior.com.
Documenting Your Future Healthcare Series
Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 1:30 pm
How can you document your choices of healthcare? What is a Polst and why should you have one? Myths and facts about hospice care and is it for you? What about Organ Donation? Learn how to ensure that your wishes will be carried out in the future, even if you can’t speak for yourself.
Teresa Tooker has been a Provider Relations Liasion with Hospice by the Bay for 15 years, and serves as a chair person for the Marin County POLST Coalition. She will co-present with Lynn von der Werth, a medical social worker with a masters degree in social work who has worked with Sutter Care at Home for 13 years. Each presenter bring abroad perspective and current knowledge to this discussion.
Seminar is free and last about. It will be held at auditorium at 245 Nova Albion Way, San Rafael, CA 94903. Refreshment will be served. Please call to reserve your space. Contact Lynetta Mateo at 415-479-8282 ext 12.
Songs for Seniors
Galleria at the Design Center
101 Henry Adams Street, San Francisco
Sunday, December 7, 2014, 12:30 – 6:30 pm rain or shine
For more information: Institute on Aging
Bring the family and climb aboard motorized classic San Francisco cable cars that make their way around the city, visiting nursing facilities, group homes and private residences. Take part in this rich holiday tradition that spreads the gift of song and goodwill while lifting the spirits of seniors.
Each cable car makes five or six stops before they find their way back to the San Francisco Design Center where singers cap off the afternoon with a buffet dinner and share their experiences of this extraordinary day! There will be smiles and memories that will remain with you for years to come.
San Francisco magazine presents FallFest 2014
Justin Herman Plaza at Embarcadero Center
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Noon to 4 p.m.
Tickets: $110 in advance; $125 day of event
For more information: FallFest 2014
A benefit for Meals On Wheels of San Francisco
FallFest brings San Francisco magazine’s award-winning food editorial to life, while supporting one of the City’s most respected nonprofit organizations, Meals On Wheels of San Francisco. Leading restaurateurs, winemakers, and epicurean artisans join together for an inspiring day of premier wine and food tasting, chef demonstrations, wine seminars, cocktail competitions, and more, all celebrating eating, drinking, and living local.
The festival takes place outdoors at Justin Herman Plaza, which is transformed for the day into a European-style marketplace, taking full advantage of the season’s gorgeous weather and the waterfront’s beautiful views.
6th Annual Wheels for Meals Ride!
October 18, 2014
Early-bird registration ends September 19th!
For more information visit: Wheels for Meal Ride
The ride leaves from Shadow Cliffs Park in Pleasanton and twists and turns through the beautiful Livermore Valley vineyards. All of the routes are fully supported with SAG vehicles, well stocked rest stops, route markings, and cue sheets. Following the ride, all riders are treated to an excellent post-ride BBQ (vegetarian & vegan options available) with live 80’s tunes from 925 Rock and Roll Band, booths, massage and refreshments!
A FREE Telephone Community for California Elders
Fall 2014 Session
September 22 – December 14, 2014
Catalog Now Available!
To request copies of our Fall Session Catalog and registration form: Call 877 -97 – 7299 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Both are also available for download at SeniorCenterWithoutWalls
Campbell Senior Resource Fair
Campbell Community Center, 1 West Campbell Ave
Thursday, September 18, 2014
3 pm to 5 pm
For more information call: 408.205.9856