There are a multitude of myths, stereotypes and assumptions about older adults: we cannot care for ourselves, we are too old to hold down jobs, we cannot learn new things in the workplace, we are not as active as the rest of the population, we should simply accept illness and deterioration as a natural part of aging … and the list goes on. Mature Americans are busting these stereotypes every day. The predominance who are living into their 80s, 90s and early 100s share one common denominator: a healthy, active lifestyle. Surveys tell us that Gen Xers — adults...Read More
Author: Akila Gibbs
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7:00 pm Book Signing at Vroman’s @ Vroman's Bookstore
Book Signing at Vroman’s @ Vroman's Bookstore
Aug 16 @ 7:00 pm
Walter Stahr discusses and signs “Stanton: Lincoln’s War Secretary” at 7 p.m.
10:00 am Household Budget Information at ... @ Pasadena Senior Center
Household Budget Information at ... @ Pasadena Senior Center
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am
A Wells Fargo representative offers advice on creating a household budget at 10 a.m.
1:00 pm QuickLook: Introduction to Lexis... @ Pasadena Public Library Central Branch
QuickLook: Introduction to Lexis... @ Pasadena Public Library Central Branch
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
The LA Law Library presents “QuickLook: Introduction to Lexis Advance” from 1 to 1:45 p.m.
3:30 pm Garden Stepping Stone Workshop a... @ Pasadena Public Library, Hill Avenue Branch
Garden Stepping Stone Workshop a... @ Pasadena Public Library, Hill Avenue Branch
Aug 17 @ 3:30 pm
Guests of all ages are invited to use different colors and sizes of river rocks to design stepping stones for the home garden, with all materials provided at 3:30 p.m.
6:30 pm South Pasadena Library Baseball ... @ South Pasadena Library Community Room
South Pasadena Library Baseball ... @ South Pasadena Library Community Room
Aug 17 @ 6:30 pm
John SooHoo, official photographer for the LA Dodgers shares and discusses his favorite photos, moderated by Mark Langill, official Dodgers historian at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room. Free.
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