Events

Physical Fitness for Older Adults

Monday, January 23, 2017 | 12:30-2 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

Lorraine Mugler, certified personal trainer, leads you through her Neurobics program that uses props and classical music to help older adults of all abilities improve their core strength, cognitive and physical fitness, and avoid fall prevention. Register at http://tscpl.org/register Registration begins Monday, November 7.

Aging at Home

Monday, January 30, 2017 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

With more options for how and where we age, and more people looking for alternatives to nursing homes and care centers, Paige Conlin from Jayhawk Pharmacy Services discusses items you may not know you need if you choose to stay at home as you age. Part of the Senior Life series of programs.

Medicare Mondays

Monday, February 6, 2017 | 1-3 p.m. | Menninger Room 206 Adults

Senior Health Insurance Counseling for Kansas helps you navigate the complex web of Medicare.

Caregiver Support Group

Monday, February 13, 2017 | 3:30-4:30 p.m. | Anton Room 202 Adults

Being a caregiver can be incredibly stressful, but you don’t have to do it alone. Come meet and talk to others who are in the same situation as you. Moderated by April Maddox, caregiver support specialist at Jayhawk Area Agency on Aging.

Medicare Mondays

Monday, March 6, 2017 | 1-3 p.m. | Menninger Room 206 Adults

Senior Health Insurance Counseling for Kansas helps you navigate the complex web of Medicare.

Retirement and Medicare

Thursday, March 9, 2017 | 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Anton Room 202 Adults

Trained counselors and agency staff from the SHICK program educate those nearing retirement age about Medicare. They will answer questions, give unbiased counsel and help you determine how Medicare will best work for you.

Caregiver Support Group

Monday, March 13, 2017 | 3:30-4:30 p.m. | Anton Room 202 Adults

Being a caregiver can be incredibly stressful, but you don’t have to do it alone. Come meet and talk to others who are in the same situation as you. Moderated by April Maddox, caregiver support specialist at Jayhawk Area Agency on Aging.

Trivia for the Young at Heart

Monday, March 20, 2017 | 12:30-2 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101BC Adults

Come show us what you know at the library's trivia competition for the young at heart. Form a team of up to 8 people and work together to answer 50 questions from 10 different categories.

Avoiding Scams and Fraud

Monday, March 27, 2017 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

AARP of Kansas will provide tips on how to avoid becoming a victim of frauds and scams, discuss current scams that are active in this area and around the country, and provide information about how to keep up on the latest scams by becoming a part of the AARP Fraud Watch Network.