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Community Education

From senior seminars to caregiving workshops, there is always something to discover at LIFE Senior Services. Click here to download a March and April 2017 calendar.

Find additional educational events and programs for seniors and caregivers in the Tulsa City/County TRIAD Calendar of Events.


(Caregiver Seminar)

Savvy Caregiver Series

This program consists of six two-hour sessions and is designed to train family caregivers in the basic knowledge, skills and attitudes needed to handle the challenges of caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. Course facilitated by the Alzheimer’s Association, Oklahoma Chapter. Ask about free respite for this program.

Dates: Wednesdays, April 5, 12, 19 & 26
Time: 3 - 5 p.m.
Location: LIFE Senior Services BA, 3106 S. Juniper Ave., Broken Arrow
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.


(Senior Seminar)

Basics of Medicare


If you are newly eligible or soon to be eligible for Medicare, this seminar is for you. The seminar will cover the basics of Medicare and what you need to know to make an informed decision about your coverage options.

Date: Wednesday, April 19
Time: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: LIFE Senior Services Central, 5950 E. 31st St., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call (918) 664-9000.


(Caregiver & Senior Seminar)

Laughter Yoga Club

Interested in feeling better? Looking for low-impact exercise? Laughter Yoga could be the answer. Laughter Yoga Club meets every second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Laughter Yoga is an easy, fun, new and exciting exercise. Try it for improved physical and mental health or out of curiosity. You'll be hooked!

Date: Tuesday, April 25
Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
Location: LaFortune Recreation Center, 5202 S. Hudson Ave., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.


(Senior Seminar)

Resources for Grandparents Rearing Grandchildren

Are you parenting again? Join community partners to learn about the resources available for grandparents raising grandchildren. This session covers behavioral health, disability services, individual education plans and communication strategies with educators. 

Date: Friday, April 28
Time: 10 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Tulsa Health Department, 5635 N. Martin Luther King Blvd., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.


(Caregiver & Senior Seminar)

Laughter Yoga Club

Interested in feeling better? Looking for low-impact exercise? Laughter Yoga could be the answer. Laughter Yoga Club meets every second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Laughter Yoga is an easy, fun, new and exciting exercise. Try it for improved physical and mental health or out of curiosity. You'll be hooked!

Date: Tuesday, May 9
Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
Location: LaFortune Recreation Center, 5202 S. Hudson Ave., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.


(Senior Seminar)

Find Your Volunteer Personality

The benefits of volunteering are enormous to you, your family and your community. The right match can help you to reduce stress, find friends, reach out to the community, learn new skills and even advance your career. Volunteering can also help protect your mental and physical health.

Date: Wednesday, May 10
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: LaFortune Recreation Center, 5202 S. Hudson Ave., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.
(Senior Seminar)

Major Trends and Concerns Affecting Your Finances Planned Giving Workshop

Join us for an informative workshop covering major trends affecting your finances that should influence your decision-making; common mistakes regarding Social Security, beneficiary designations, retirement and estate planning; and financial and philanthropic solutions for you and your family. View invitation.

Date: Thursday, May 11
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: OU Tulsa - Schusterman Campus, Room 145, 4502 E. 41st St., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Contact Rickye Wilson at (918) 664-9000


(Senior Seminar)

Major Trends and Concerns Affecting Your Finances Planned Giving Workshop

Join us for an informative workshop covering major trends affecting your finances that should influence your decision-making; common mistakes regarding Social Security, beneficiary designations, retirement and estate planning; and financial and philanthropic solutions for you and your family. View invitation.

Date: Tuesday, May 16
Time: 8:30 a.m.
Location: OU Tulsa - Schusterman Campus, Room 145, 4502 E. 41st St., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Contact Rickye Wilson at (918) 664-9000


(Senior Seminar)

Basics of Medicare

If you are newly eligible or soon to be eligible for Medicare, this seminar is for you. Seminar will cover the basics of Medicare and what you need to know to make an informed decision about your coverage options.

Date: Wednesday, May 17
Time: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: LIFE Senior Services, 5950 E. 31st St., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Cindy Loftin at (918) 664-9000.


(Caregiver Seminar)

Caregiving 101

New to caregiving? Learn the care-world vocabulary and information you need to make good decisions. Class participants will learn about community resources, living options, legal documents and strategies for support and self-care. Seasoned caregivers welcome. Ask about free respite for this program.

Date: Tuesday, May 23
Time: 10 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: LIFE Senior Services, 5950 E. 31st St., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.


(Caregiver & Senior Seminar)

Laughter Yoga Club

Interested in feeling better? Looking for low-impact exercise? Laughter Yoga could be the answer. Laughter Yoga Club meets every second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Laughter Yoga is an easy, fun, new and exciting exercise. Try it for improved physical and mental health or out of curiosity. You'll be hooked!

Date: Tuesday, May 23
Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
Location: LaFortune Recreation Center, 5202 S. Hudson Ave., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.


(Senior Seminar)

Savvy Saving Seniors

Provides participants with basic money management concepts for a fixed budget, as well as an overview of the benefits of banking and public benefits and how to access and retain them.

Date: Friday, May 26
Time: 10 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Tulsa Health Department, 5635 N. Martin Luther King Blvd., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.


(Caregiver & Senior Seminar)

Laughter Yoga Club

Interested in feeling better? Looking for low-impact exercise? Laughter Yoga could be the answer. Laughter Yoga Club meets every second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Laughter Yoga is an easy, fun, new and exciting exercise. Try it for improved physical and mental health or out of curiosity. You'll be hooked!

Date: Tuesday, June 13
Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
Location: LaFortune Recreation Center, 5202 S. Hudson Ave., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.


(Senior Seminar)

Leading Ladies of Early Tulsa

This program addresses the significant cultural and civic impact women had on the early development of the city of Tulsa. Three different early Tulsa women will be highlighted: Jane Heard Clinton, Lilah Denton Lindsey and Fannie Misch.

Date: Wednesday, June 14
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: LaFortune Recreation Center, 5202 S. Hudson Ave., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.


(Caregiver & Senior Seminar)

Laughter Yoga Club

Interested in feeling better? Looking for low-impact exercise? Laughter Yoga could be the answer. Laughter Yoga Club meets every second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Laughter Yoga is an easy, fun, new and exciting exercise. Try it for improved physical and mental health or out of curiosity. You'll be hooked!

Date: Tuesday, June 20
Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
Location: LaFortune Recreation Center, 5202 S. Hudson Ave., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.


(Senior Seminar)

Basics of Medicare

If you are newly eligible or soon to be eligible for Medicare, this seminar is for you. Seminar will cover the basics of Medicare and what you need to know to make an informed decision about your coverage options.

Date: Wednesday, June 21
Time: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: LIFE Senior Services, 5950 E. 31st St., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Cindy Loftin at (918) 664-9000.


(Caregiver & Senior Seminar)

Cooking for One or Two

Learn strategies to cook healthy meals for 1 or 2 servings. Learn how to adjust recipes and measurements, substitutions for ingredients and take home recipes written to cook in small batches.

Date: Friday, June 23
Time: 1:30 - 3 p.m.
Location: Tulsa Health Department, 5635 N. Martin Luther King Blvd., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.


(Caregiver Seminar)

Caregiving 101

New to caregiving? Learn the care-world vocabulary and information you need to make good decisions. Class participants will learn about community resources, living options, legal documents and strategies for support and self-care. Seasoned caregivers welcome. Ask about free respite for this program.

Date: Tuesday, June 27
Time: 4 - 5:30 p.m.
Location: LIFE Senior Services, 5950 E. 31st St., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.