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Age Friendly – Classes & Events

Mat Yoga and Chair Yoga with Tamela - Online

airfax Recreation and Tamela are continuing to bring you online zoom Mat and Chair Yoga.  Please email her directly at  tamelak@comcast.net if you’d like to join this offering.

PLATFORM: Zoom. You can sign up free: https://zoom.us/   Please sign up and practice using the app before class.

DATE/TIME:

Mondays

Mat Yoga 9:30-10:30 am Please arrive to your space and log-in early and get settled. The Zoom session will be open at 9:15 am We will start the class at 9:30 am.

Chair Yoga 12:00-1:00 pm Please arrive to your space and log-in early and get settled. The Zoom session will be open at 11:45 am We will start the class at 12:00 pm.

Wednesdays 

Mat Yoga  9:30-10:30 Please arrive in your space and log-in early and get settled. The Zoom session will be open at 9:15 am We will start the class at 9:30 am.

Chair Yoga  12:00-1:00 pm Please arrive in your space and log-in early and get settled. The Zoom session will be open at 11:45 am We will start the class at 12:00pm.

Fridays

Mat Yoga  9:30-10:30 Please arrive in your space and log-in early and get settled. The Zoom session will be open at 9:15 am We will start the class at 9:30 am.

Chair Yoga  12:00-1:00 pm Please arrive in your space and log-in early and get settled. The Zoom session will be open at 11:45 am We will start the class at 12:00pm.

 

CLASS FEE: Free (donations can be made to the Town of Fairfax)

Marin County Commission on Aging 

January 7th, 10-11am

The Intersection of Race and Age in Marin”  This presentation will begin with comments from Benita McLaren, Director of the Department of Health and Human Services for Marin County.  A panel follows, with participants from various communities in Marin sharing their personal stories and commenting on the lives of older adults that they know.  The panel will be moderated by Yashica Crawford, Ph.D., who teaches psychology at the College of Marin.

 

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8526641821

Meeting ID: 852 664 1821     

Dial in number 1+ (669) 900-6833

Ross Valley Seniors

January 7th, 12:30-2pm  

Socializing begins at 12:30, presentation at 1 pm. With a focus on fitness, Betsy Best-Martini, a rehab therapist who teaches fitness at College of Marin and Dominican University, will introduce a fitness program for attendees to do at home while we are still in this pandemic. You can try out the routine and see how it works for you. Join the Ross Valley Seniors to get ready for a healthy and happy New Year together! Please email  kmacleod@townofsananselmo.org for more information.

 

Age Friendly Marin "Breakfast with Friends Social Hour"

January 20th, 9:30-10:15 am

Join us with your coffee, tea or muffin for a friendly and enjoyable chat. Socializing is important for all and it's fun to connect, even via Zoom.

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8539357484?pwd=M3JXYlcxYmNvdUJlZlZFWUFZWlhsUT09

Meeting ID: 853 935 7484     Passcode: 398715     

Dial in number   +1 408 638-0968

Age Friendly Fairfax Task Force

January 22nd, 9:15-10:30 am

You’re welcome to attend, bring your energy and ideas!   

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8539357484?pwd=M3JXYlcxYmNvdUJlZlZFWUFZWlhsUT09

Meeting ID: 853 935 7484     Passcode: 398715    

Dial in number 1+ (408) 638-0968

Age Friendly Marin Forum

January 27th, 10:30-11:45 am

“Aging in Place with Grace” Are you imagining staying in your home, or in Marin throughout the remainder of your life?  If so, there are important questions to answer for yourself (in a number of areas) and resources to explore in our community in order to set your plan in place, with grace.  Join our speakers, Jody D. Timms, Ph.D., Retired Social Services Manager from The Redwoods and Chloe Cook, Social Services Supervisor, AAS Information & Assistance, County of Marin for an engaging conversation about what it takes!

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/5202078153pwd=L0hWUEtkMU9ETFRWUHNSMVJDaVFkUT09

Meeting ID: 520 207 8153    

Passcode: 572332    

Dial by your location  +1 (669) 900 9128

Smartphone Classes (iPhone and Android)

To learn more about small group, individualized trainings offered by the State-funded California Telephone Access Program (CTAP), call 1-866-271-1540, email smartphonetraining@ddtp.org or follow this link. CTAP also offers free specialized phones for those who a mobility, hearing or sight impaired, call 1-800-806-1191 or visit https://californiaphones.org

1 to 1 Volunteer Program to Match Local Residents in Need with Volunteers to Assist Them

The Fairfax community has organized and we are here to help!   From shopping to getting prescriptions filled to picking up your delicious take-out or dog walking.  

 The Town has established a 1 to 1 volunteer matching service to support and protect people in need during this difficult time.Volunteers will help neighbors feel less nervous and alone during this time and check in on what support you may need over the coming weeks.  

 Sign Up! 

If you would like to volunteer or you need some support, please  click here  for more information.  

Kindly spread the word to your neighbors about this volunteer matching service to those who may need support and may not receive our Town email newsletter.  

Volunteers will be encouraged to follow all social distancing precautions including wearing gloves.  

Dance a la Moxie Seniors

Contratti Ballfield 

Instructor:  Sisi M.P. Hansen

Tuesdays, 2-3pm; September 22 – November 11, 2020 in person - we hope to resume this class in February and into springtime

FREE 

A progressive, FUN total body workout guaranteed to make you feel better, look better and be better! Discover the fun of dance through a variety of styles and movements. Regain your Moxie! This class offers a unique way to get you moving, sweating and feeling really good about yourself.

Open to all levels of experience and all levels of physical ability. Wear comfortable clothing to move in. 

Or follow along to the videos that Sisi recorded to help you get moving!

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