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Barbara Schlachter Memorial Lecture Series

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 3:30pm
Iowa City Senior Center
In 1 day 4 hours

Computer Comfort
Fee: none. Registration required.
Membership Not Required
Mondays, 1/28, 2/11, 2/25, 3/11, 3/25, 4/8, 4/22
Tuesdays, 2/5, 2/19, 3/5, 4/2, 4/16, 4/30
3:30 - 4:30 PM in the Assembly Room
Instructor: Computer Comfort Volunteers
Computer Comfort is a UI student organization
that strives to bridge the age gap in Iowa City
by educating older adults about technology. By
assisting seniors with technology, University of
Iowa students have made valuable connections

Computer Comfort

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 3:30pm
Iowa City Senior Center
In 1 day 4 hours

Computer Comfort
Fee: none. Registration required.
Membership Not Required
Mondays, 1/28, 2/11, 2/25, 3/11, 3/25, 4/8, 4/22
Tuesdays, 2/5, 2/19, 3/5, 4/2, 4/16, 4/30
3:30 - 4:30 PM in the Assembly Room
Instructor: Computer Comfort Volunteers
Computer Comfort is a UI student organization
that strives to bridge the age gap in Iowa City
by educating older adults about technology. By
assisting seniors with technology, University of
Iowa students have made valuable connections

Barbara Schlachter Memorial Lecture Series

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 6:30pm
Iowa City Senior Center
In 1 day 7 hours

Barbara Schlachter Memorial Lecture
Series
Fee: none. No registration.
Membership Not Required
Mondays, 3/4 - 3/25
6:30 - 8 PM in room 202
Organizer: 100 Grannies

Welcome to Medicare

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 6:00pm
Senior Center
In 4 days 7 hours

Will you be eligible for Medicare  in the near future? Have you been on Medicare for a while and want to better understand what it offers? Do you help a family member with Medicare issues? This two-hour seminar, offered by The Center's SHIIP counselors, will cover Medicare  Part A and Part B benefits, the prescription drug benefit (Part D), Medicare Advantage plans, and Medicare supplement insurance.

 

Aging in Film Club

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 1:00pm
Iowa City Senior Center
In 5 days 2 hours

Aging in Film Club
Fee: none. No registration.
Membership Not Required
Fridays, 2/22, 3/29
1 - 4 PM in the Assembly Room
Facilitator: Emily Edrington
People of all ages are invited to join us for the
first meetings of the Senior Center’s Aging in
Film Club. At each meeting, we’ll watch a film
and follow it with a discussion, exploring how
aging issues and older adults are represented in
popular films.
This spring, we’ll draw selections from The
Center’s Classic Film Fridays series, which

International Transgender Day of Visibility Film: More Than T

Monday, April 1, 2019 - 1:00pm
Iowa City Senior Center
In 1 week 1 day

International Transgender Day of Visibility
Film: More Than T
Fee: none. No registration.
Membership Not Required
Monday, 4/1
1 PM in room 202
International Transgender Day of Visibility
is honored every year on March 31 and is a
time to celebrate transgender people around
the globe and the courage it takes to live
openly and authentically, while also raising
awareness of the discrimination that trans
people still face.
In recognition of this important day, The
Center will show More Than T, a recent

Death Cafe

Monday, April 1, 2019 - 2:00pm
Iowa City Senior Center
In 1 week 1 day

Death Café
Fee: none. No registration.
Membership Not Required
Mondays, 1/7, 2/4, 3/4, 4/1
2 - 3 PM in room M02
Facilitators: Craig Mosher and Michelle Buhman
A Death Café is a group of people who are not
afraid to discuss and increase their awareness
of death in order to make the most of life.
The topics of our monthly discussions are
determined by the members of the group.
People are encouraged to bring snacks. This
is not a bereavement support group or grief
counseling session. For more information on

Computer Comfort

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 3:30pm
Iowa City Senior Center
In 1 week 2 days

Computer Comfort
Fee: none. Registration required.
Membership Not Required
Mondays, 1/28, 2/11, 2/25, 3/11, 3/25, 4/8, 4/22
Tuesdays, 2/5, 2/19, 3/5, 4/2, 4/16, 4/30
3:30 - 4:30 PM in the Assembly Room
Instructor: Computer Comfort Volunteers
Computer Comfort is a UI student organization
that strives to bridge the age gap in Iowa City
by educating older adults about technology. By
assisting seniors with technology, University of
Iowa students have made valuable connections

The Impact of Exercise on Parkinson’s Disease

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 2:30pm
Iowa City Senior Center
In 1 week 3 days

The Impact of Exercise on Parkinson’s
Disease
Fee: none. Registration required.
Membership Not Required
Wednesday, 4/3
2:30 - 3:30 PM in room 208
Instructor: Kris Cameron
Parkinson’s disease is a slowly progressive
neurological condition that affects more
than a million people in the United States.
Approximately 60,000 people are newly
diagnosed each year. There is currently no cure
for the disease. Exercise is an important part
of healthy living for everyone, however, for

Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 10:00am
Iowa City Senior Center
In 1 week 3 days

Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Fee: none. Registration required.

Membership Not Required

Thursday, 4/4

10 - 11 AM in room 208

Presenter: Alzheimer’s Association

Alzheimer’s is not normal aging. It’s a disease of

the brain that causes problems with memory,

thinking and behavior. Join us to learn about:

  • The impact of Alzheimer’s
  • The difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia
  • Alzheimer’s disease stages and risk factors
  • Current research and treatment

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