Buzz Sessions

Join us at the Danville senior center on Tuesdays for free weekly lectures on an assortment of topics. Topics can be educational, medical, or some good old-fashioned fun, and anything in between!

All participants, age 55 & up are welcome! 

To register, call (925) 314-3430 or visit www.danville.ca.gov/recguide

Aging Gracefully with Care Management
Date: January 31, 2023
Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Activity Code: 32177

Getting older doesn’t have to be stressful or overwhelming. As we get older, sometimes we just need a little help, like a personal aide to pick up groceries or drive us to an appointment. Other times, we need more help such as moving into assisted living, or a little help managing and planning it all. This workshop helps you educate and prepare yourself and your loved ones before the need arises so you can age gracefully. Topics to be addressed include: What is Care Management? What Services can Care Managers Provide? Who Can Benefit from Care Management? Who Can Be a Care Manager? What you Need to Know to Plan How to Plan Case Studies.

How to Save Money on Prescription Drugs
Date: February 7, 2023
Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Activity Code: 32094

Paying too much for your medications? Almost everyone would like to lower their drug costs. There are simple and safe ways to do this. Learn how to save money on your drugs whether you have Medicare, other coverage or no drug coverage. Learn how to optimize Medicare coverage as well as simple and practical strategies for cutting drug costs regardless of your coverage or your income. We will also share important information about Canadian online pharmacies.

Where Are My Keys?
Date: February 14, 2023
Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Activity Code: 32163

Driving skills can change over time. There are many warning signs to the driver or to a loved one that there may be a problem. Come and learn about what to look for. Some medical conditions and medications can also affect driving abilities. We will be sharing how to have a conversation with your loved one about their driving safety. Join us and learn more about navigating next steps, advocacy services, transportation options, and other resources available. You will receive helpful handouts to take home.

ABC's of Assisted Living and Memory Care
Date: February 21, 2023
Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Activity Code: 32176

The ABC's of Assisted Living and Memory Care is all about learning how to navigate through the process of moving into an Assisted Living community or a Board and Care facility. Discover when might be the right time to make a move and what all the cost and fees are associated with such a move. Don't miss this opportunity to uncover all myths and get down to the bare facts.

Moving Screening: Hidden Figures
Date: February 28, 2023
Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Activity Code: 32206

Come celebrate Black History Month with a free screening of Hidden Figures at the Danville Senior Center.