Please see the Peck Center for Adult Enrichment's monthly newsletter below, including the monthly lunch menu and calendar of events.
Aging Optimally Symposium - January 22, 2024
Adults age 60+ are invited to join The Peck Center for Adult Enrichment and Barrington Public Library for our Second Annual Aging Optimally Symposium on Monday, January 22 from 9 am - 2 pm. This fun and educational event will feature keynote speakers, Dr. Lisa Cowley and Victor Westgate whose presentation “A Celebration of Wisdom, Wellness & Joyful Aging” will both uplift and empower attendees to maintain a healthy and joyful life by creating community, re-discovering purpose, and building resilience.
Attendees will also be able to choose to attend two different breakout sessions on a variety of topics including Healthy Living, Writing a Legacy Letter, Line Dancing for the Novice, Mandala Rock Painting, Internet Safety, and Mindfulness.
The afternoon will end with a musical performance by the Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School Jazz Faculty entitled Jazz Journey. This concert will present various styles within jazz and showcase what makes them distinctive. (Audience assistance is appreciated for the backup vocals - the lyrics are Doo Wah Doo Wah).
Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Attendees will also be entered to win a variety of different raffle prizes. Winners will be announced after the music performance. Must be present to win.
Registration will open on Monday, December 11 with forms available at the Peck Center for Adult Enrichment during regular business hours. You can also call 401-247-1926 for more information.