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From A to Z: Making Intergenerational Programs Easy

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Thursday, August 31, 2017

Start : 10:00 AM (Pacific)
End : 11:00 AM (Pacific)

Presented by ASA’s Lifetime Education and Renewal Network (LEARN)

ASA Members: Register now for FREE

Not a Member? Join ASA or Register for this event for $49

Includes complimentary CEUs

This web seminar is based on the 2017 Aging in America Conference (AiA) workshop “From A to Z: Making Intergenerational Programs Easy.”

There is national buzz about all-things intergenerational. In this workshop, attendees will learn just what intergenerational means, why such programming is necessary; see examples of programs engaging adults ages 60 and older and youth, as well as key steps to build effective programs.

Participants in this web seminar will be able to:

  • Understand why intergenerational programs are necessary—not just nice;
  • Identify a wide-variety of intergenerational programs; and,
  • Discuss a proven method to unite generations.

Presenters:

Photo of Andrea J. Fonte WeaverAndrea J. Fonte Weaver five years ago founded Bridges Together Inc., a nationally renowned center that trains people on the art and science of intergenerational engagement. Weaver also wrote the Bridges Program Curricula Suite, which has received multiple awards.

 

 

 

Photo of Julie ShawJulie Shaw is an intergenerational facilitator at Bridges Together, and coaches people on how to promote meaningful engagement through the implementation of the packaged Bridges Program Curricula Suite.

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