Successful Aging Seminars

Gardening Through the Ages
Tuesday, April 23rd at 11:00 AM
Friendship Park Conservatory
395 W Algonquin Rd, Des Plaines

Learn about the benefits of gardening, adapting your garden to changing physical abilities, and gardening tips and tricks at this free educational event that is open to the public! Lunch will be served.

Guest speakers include Jack Barnette, President of the Park Ridge Garden Club, and Mary Peglow, President of the Des Plaines Garden Club.

RSVP to 847-823-0453 or fill out this online form.

CPR/AED and First Aid for Caregivers
Thursday, June 6th or Friday, June 7th
(Two sessions to choose from!)

Details: TBA

Join the Center of Concern for a HeartSaver First Aid, CPR, and AED training. The training is approximately 2.5 to 3 hours and will include a digitally-emailed American Heart Association certification valid for 2 years. RSVPs required—space will be limited.

Past Successful Aging Seminar topics include:

  • Will and Estate Planning
  • Local Resources and Programs for Older Adults
  • Preparing to Downsize
  • Nutrition and Skin Care
  • Older Adult Crime Prevention

More events will be announced soon!