Community Education

June 2021 

With active safety protocols in place, LIFE EDU is gradually transitioning to both in-person and virtual classes. In-person events will be held at Legacy Plaza East and virtual will be streamed on LIFE Senior Services Facebook page where you can easily connect from your smart phone, laptop or tablet. See past LIFE EDU videos in the video section of LIFE's Facebook page.

Ask SeniorLine with Sarah Tronnier, MSW
Fridays, June 11 and June 25 at 2 p.m.

Join Sarah, LIFEs lead case manager, Fridays at 2 p.m. for encouraging and useful tips on senior living, family caregiving, senior resources and the latest news regarding COVID-19 and getting your vaccine.

“Medicare Advantage Plans and Medigap Policies”
Thursday, June 3 at 10 a.m. 

Kelly McEver of Community Care will explain the differences between Medicare Advantage plans and Medigap policies. Community Care is a presenting sponsor for the 2021 Senior Safety and Lifestyle Fair.

"Alzheimer's Research in Tulsa"
Tuesday, June 8, 10 a.m.

Central States Research of Tulsa focuses on medical research and conducts clinical trials primarily related to Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases. Avery Jackson from CSR will update us on their latest research and medical trials for those with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease, as well as a trial looking at Preventative Alzheimer's treatment for individuals 55+ experiencing no memory issues.

Writers Symposium Session 2
with Barry Friedman "You Don't Know Jack"
Thursday, June 10, 10 a.m.
Live from Legacy Plaza East 

Barry will discuss his popular blog featuring his 94-year-old father and give insight into his approach to writing. 

RSVP online herefor the live, in-person event at Legacy Plaza East or call LIFE's Senior Center at (918) 744-6760. Session 2 will also be streamed on LIFE's Facebook page.

"Beware of Current Scams in Oklahoma"
Tuesday, June 15, 10 a.m.

Ray Walker from the Oklahoma Insurance Department will tell viewers about same currently targeting Oklahomans, including some directly related to COVID-19. Oklahoma Insurance Department is a presenting sponsor of the Senior Safety and Lifestyle Fair.

"Why Is There a Critical Need for Affordable Senior Housing?"
Tuesday, June 22, 10 a.m.

Having trouble finding a place to live that meets your budget? Sarah Tirell from LIFE's Vintage Housing and Dee Goodall from Wilhoit Properties will discuss some of the factors impacting the need for affordable senior housing as well as available options.

"Keys to Healthy Aging"
Tuesday, June 29, 10 a.m.

Melodie Powders, coordinator of LIFE's Senior Centers, has witnessed the difference staying active can make in both the health and quality of life of older adults. She will be sharing tips for healthy aging that she's learned from members of LIFE's Senior Centers at East Side and Southminster.