Active Seniors Program

Broncos through years

Join us for a series of free programs for seniors in our community. The Centennial Active Seniors program is brought to you by the Centennial Senior Commission. Click the links below to register for events in 2020.

A Look at History: Understanding the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Tuesday, February 25 | 2-3:30 p.m.

Smoky Hill Library — 5430 S. Biscay Cir., Centennial

The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was a landmark piece of federal legislation that outlawed major forms of discrimination on the basis of race, gender, and religion. Join Active Minds, an organization that facilitates educational programs across the Denver Metro area, as we examine the act over 50 years later and evaluate its impact on civil rights in the United States today. Join us for coffee and cookies following the program. Co-sponsored with Arapahoe Libraries. REGISTER HERE

A Rhythmic Journey: An Afternoon with the Kusogea Nobi Drum Ensemble

Wednesday, March 11 | 2-3 p.m.

South Suburban Family Sports Center — 6901 S. Peoria St., Centennial, CO

The Kusogea Nobi Drum Ensemble will take you on a journey of rhythm, song, and movement from Africa to the Americas, up through the Caribbean to North America and back to Africa. Bob Hall and Chelle Gifford continue their 27 years of study sharing what they learned from many Master drummers from the African diaspora. The Kusogea Nobi Drum Ensemble is excited to bring history to life and share their experiences with you through sound. REGISTER HERE

Isabella Bird's Visit to Colorado

Friday, March 20 | 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Koelbel Library — 5955 S. Holly St., Centennial, CO

Come hear about Isabella Bird, a traveler and writer, in her own words. Re-enactor Linda Batlin will bring to life Isabella’s story from her book, A Lady’s Life in the Rocky Mountains, about her lively adventures on her first trip to Estes Park in 1873 and of her arduous climb of Longs Peak. Co-sponsored with Arapahoe Libraries. REGISTER HERE

Maximizing Mental Wellness for Older Adults

Thursday, March 26 | 11:30-1 p.m.

Centennial Medical Plaza — 14200 E. Arapahoe Rd. Suite B200, Centennial, CO

Depression is a reality for many. How do we identify signs of depression and work through tough times when they hit? Join us as we learn several strategies for maximizing behavioral and mental wellness. Lunch will be provided. REGISTER HERE

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