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April 2020

Apr 8
11:00 am

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1:00 pm

RSVP Open House

Atlanta Regional Commission

The Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) Area Agency on Aging’s Retired Senior Volunteer (RSVP) program trains adults ages 55+ to present information on important topics that provide their peers with knowledge and resources to make informed decisions and choices. You do not have to be 55 to serve with us, but older adults are the focus of the work that we do. Our volunteers are educators or advocates – we seek people of passion, purpose, and energy to aid in our…

Apr 16
2:30 pm

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6:30 pm

MARTA Pop-Up

Jim Huie Recreation Center

Visit this MARTA Pop-Up location to purchase reduced fare cards and Breeze cards and tickets. Eligible riders can also complete and submit applications for MARTA Mobility services. The following services will be available: Reduced Fare Cards (for eligible persons age 65+, people with disabilities, and Medicare cardholders)*, Breeze Cards, Breeze Tickets, Mobility Applications, and Scheduling and Route Information MARTA pop-up locations offer a more convenient option for bus-only riders, older persons, and commuters with disabilities who prefer not to wait…

May 2020

May 13
11:00 am

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1:00 pm

RSVP Open House

Atlanta Regional Commission

The Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) Area Agency on Aging’s Retired Senior Volunteer (RSVP) program trains adults ages 55+ to present information on important topics that provide their peers with knowledge and resources to make informed decisions and choices. You do not have to be 55 to serve with us, but older adults are the focus of the work that we do. Our volunteers are educators or advocates – we seek people of passion, purpose, and energy to aid in our…

May 15
10:00 am

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2:00 pm

Mayfest

Gerald Matthews Complex

Join us as we celebrate Older Americans Month with live music, performances, food, vendors, dancing, a fitness walk, giveaways, and more! Doors open at 9:45 a.m. Event is for seniors 55 and older. No children allowed at event.

May 19
7:30 am

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9:30 am

National Church Residences Rise ‘N Shine Breakfast

Loudermilk Conference Center

National Church Residences is hosting their annual Rise 'N Shine: A Breakfast to Champion Older Adults at the Loudermilk Conference Center. Come join us for breakfast along with listening to featured speaker, Ginna Baik, Senior Care Strategist for CDW Healthcare. Baik leads CDW Healthcare's strategic business development initiatives in the senior care market, helping to define the necessary technology solutions for senior care organizations while strengthening and expanding industry partner relationships. Tickets must be purchased in advanced to attend.

May 21
10:00 am

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2:00 pm

MARTA Pop-Up

South DeKalb Senior Center

Visit this MARTA Pop-Up location to purchase reduced fare cards and Breeze cards and tickets. Eligible riders can also complete and submit applications for MARTA Mobility services. The following services will be available: Reduced Fare Cards (for eligible persons age 65+, people with disabilities, and Medicare cardholders)*, Breeze Cards, Breeze Tickets, Mobility Applications, and Scheduling and Route Information MARTA pop-up locations offer a more convenient option for bus-only riders, older persons, and commuters with disabilities who prefer not to wait…

June 2020

June 9

2020 Georgia Senior Hunger Summit

Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center

The 2020 Georgia Senior Hunger Summit will feature opportunities to learn and share strategies to address senior hunger in Georgia. It will address these five focus areas of the new Senior Hunger Plan: -Today's Seniors -Health Impact of Senior Hunger -Food Access -Food Waste and Reclamation -Meeting the Community Needs The Summit will take place at the Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center. Registration is required.

June 10
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June 12

2020 ADRC Healthy Communities Summit

Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center

Following the 2020 Senior Hunger Summit, the ADRC Healthy Communities Summit will host new speakers and give new awards along with much more.     Registration will open soon and can be done online. Save the date!

June 10
11:00 am

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1:00 pm

RSVP Open House

Atlanta Regional Commission

The Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) Area Agency on Aging’s Retired Senior Volunteer (RSVP) program trains adults ages 55+ to present information on important topics that provide their peers with knowledge and resources to make informed decisions and choices. You do not have to be 55 to serve with us, but older adults are the focus of the work that we do. Our volunteers are educators or advocates – we seek people of passion, purpose, and energy to aid in our…

June 18
10:00 am

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2:00 pm

MARTA Pop-Up

H.J.C. Bowden Center Senior Multi-Purpose Facility

Visit this MARTA Pop-Up location to purchase reduced fare cards and Breeze cards and tickets. Eligible riders can also complete and submit applications for MARTA Mobility services. The following services will be available: Reduced Fare Cards (for eligible persons age 65+, people with disabilities, and Medicare cardholders)*, Breeze Cards, Breeze Tickets, Mobility Applications, and Scheduling and Route Information MARTA pop-up locations offer a more convenient option for bus-only riders, older persons, and commuters with disabilities who prefer not to wait…

July 2020

July 16
2:30 pm

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6:30 pm

MARTA Pop-Up

Forest Park Recreation Center

Visit this MARTA Pop-Up location to purchase reduced fare cards and Breeze cards and tickets. Eligible riders can also complete and submit applications for MARTA Mobility services. The following services will be available: Reduced Fare Cards (for eligible persons age 65+, people with disabilities, and Medicare cardholders)*, Breeze Cards, Breeze Tickets, Mobility Applications, and Scheduling and Route Information MARTA pop-up locations offer a more convenient option for bus-only riders, older persons, and commuters with disabilities who prefer not to wait…

August 2020

Aug 20
10:00 am

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2:00 pm

MARTA Pop-Up

Central DeKalb Senior Center

Visit this MARTA Pop-Up location to purchase reduced fare cards and Breeze cards and tickets. Eligible riders can also complete and submit applications for MARTA Mobility services. The following services will be available: Reduced Fare Cards (for eligible persons age 65+, people with disabilities, and Medicare cardholders)*, Breeze Cards, Breeze Tickets, Mobility Applications, and Scheduling and Route Information MARTA pop-up locations offer a more convenient option for bus-only riders, older persons, and commuters with disabilities who prefer not to wait…

September 2020

Sep 17
10:00 am

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2:00 pm

MARTA Pop-Up

Dorothy Benson Multi-Purpose Senior Facility

Visit this MARTA Pop-Up location to purchase reduced fare cards and Breeze cards and tickets. Eligible riders can also complete and submit applications for MARTA Mobility services. The following services will be available: Reduced Fare Cards (for eligible persons age 65+, people with disabilities, and Medicare cardholders)*, Breeze Cards, Breeze Tickets, Mobility Applications, and Scheduling and Route Information MARTA pop-up locations offer a more convenient option for bus-only riders, older persons, and commuters with disabilities who prefer not to wait…

October 2020

Oct 15
10:00 am

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2:00 pm

MARTA Pop-Up

Frank Bailey Senior Center

Visit this MARTA Pop-Up location to purchase reduced fare cards and Breeze cards and tickets. Eligible riders can also complete and submit applications for MARTA Mobility services. The following services will be available: Reduced Fare Cards (for eligible persons age 65+, people with disabilities, and Medicare cardholders)*, Breeze Cards, Breeze Tickets, Mobility Applications, and Scheduling and Route Information MARTA pop-up locations offer a more convenient option for bus-only riders, older persons, and commuters with disabilities who prefer not to wait…

November 2020

Nov 19
10:00 am

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2:00 pm

MARTA Pop-Up

North DeKalb Senior Center

Visit this MARTA Pop-Up location to purchase reduced fare cards and Breeze cards and tickets. Eligible riders can also complete and submit applications for MARTA Mobility services. The following services will be available: Reduced Fare Cards (for eligible persons age 65+, people with disabilities, and Medicare cardholders)*, Breeze Cards, Breeze Tickets, Mobility Applications, and Scheduling and Route Information MARTA pop-up locations offer a more convenient option for bus-only riders, older persons, and commuters with disabilities who prefer not to wait…

December 2020

Dec 17
10:00 am

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2:00 pm

MARTA Pop-Up

Harriett G. Darnell Senior Multi-Purpose Facility

Visit this MARTA Pop-Up location to purchase reduced fare cards and Breeze cards and tickets. Eligible riders can also complete and submit applications for MARTA Mobility services. The following services will be available: Reduced Fare Cards (for eligible persons age 65+, people with disabilities, and Medicare cardholders)*, Breeze Cards, Breeze Tickets, Mobility Applications, and Scheduling and Route Information MARTA pop-up locations offer a more convenient option for bus-only riders, older persons, and commuters with disabilities who prefer not to wait…

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