Enrichment

Spellbinders® Storytelling - virtual

Stories help us make sense of our world, impart a lesson, pass down history, and more. They teach us to love, to forgive, to be just, and to strive for better than we have. Join Spellbinders’® trained veteran storytellers and new volunteers as they bring a variety of story genres to life. This program will be conducted online using Zoom. A link to join will be emailed 1-2 days before class. Call 303-665-9052 x 0 or email olderadults@lafayetteco.gov  to register.

Topic: Colorado Stories

Date: June 18, 10-11am

Topic: Animal Stories

Date: July 16, 10-11am
Fee: free
Register online: here

Landlord/Tenant & Mobile Home Park Law - virtual

Know your rights. This program will cover the basics of Landlord-Tenant Law and Mobile Home Park Law from the perspective of tenants' and residents' rights. We will discuss proper eviction procedures, as well as special protections and protocols that exist due to the Covid-19 pandemic. We will also highlight community resources that are available to help people facing issues with their housing. Presented by Brett E. Landis, Managing Attorney, Boulder County Legal Services. Register by 6/18.

Date: June 22, 10-11:15am
Fee: Free
Click here to register.

 

End of Life Planning: Making Informed Funeral Choices

A funeral is often the third largest purchase any of us make in a lifetime, yet it is a purchase usually made by a family when they are not in an emotional space to make wise decisions. This presentation provides an overview of your funeral consumer rights and options so that you can make educated decisions about planning for the inevitable. By making these decisions ahead of time, you will give your family the gift of not having to guess what you would want and prevent overspending. Presenter: Sue Mackey, board president of The Funeral Consumer Society of Colorado. Register by 7/9.

Date: July 13, 11am-noon
Fee: Free
Click here to register or call 303-665-9052

Making Sense of Medicare's Alphabet Soup

Join Craig Stout, “Professor Medicare” and Insurance Broker, as he answers frequently asked questions like, “When do I enroll in Medicare? Do I stay with Original Medicare? Do I enroll in a Medicare Advantage plan? Do I stay with Original Medicare and add a Supplement and Part D plan? And what’s the cost of all this?” Professor Medicare will help answer these questions and the alphabet soup will go down as easy as A-B-C. Register by 7/16.

Date: July 20, 1:30-2:30pm
Fee: Free
Click here to register or call 303-665-9052

Estate Planning Made Easy - Virtual

Wills, powers of attorney, and living wills - Get a tough job finished! In a single, easy session, you'll complete a will, financial power of attorney, and combined medical directive (including a living will, medical power of attorney, and organ donation), all with the help of Colorado licensed attorney Mike Anderson. Includes all materials, witnessing, notarizing, individual review, and plenty of time for discussion and questions. Participants do not need to bring anything to class. The fee is per person.

Date: Aug. 11, 1-3pm
Fee: 

  • Age: 60+ FREE – (Sponsored by Boulder County Area Agency on Aging. Must be resident of BoCo.)
  • Age 21-59: Residents: $125/Non-Residents: $150

Click here to register or call 303-665-9052.