Healthy Weight Loss for Life

Ages 18+

This six-part series covers the ins and outs of making sustainable lifestyle changes to lose weight. Learn how to switch out bad habits, make the most of your nutrition, and understand the role exercise plays in life-long health. Free to Slim Down Springfield participants.

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 1/19-4/20 Days: Th Time: 5:45PM-6:25PM Price: $30 IDIn-district / $36 ODOut-of-district Class #: 13245 Online Registration: Register

Social Security and Your Retirement

Ages 18+

Achieving a secure and comfortable retirement requires careful financial planning. Understanding the role of Social Security can help develop an effective retirement strategy that meets your needs. Kris Kartub with VALIC Financial Advisors shares how Social Security benefits impact retirement and strategies to maximize your benefits. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/14 Days: F Time: 1:30PM-2:30PM Price: Free Class #: 13264 Online Registration: Register

Sharing Our Culture

Ages 18+

The University of Oregon welcomes students from all over the world who are multi-talented, enthusiastic and eager to share their cultures and individuality with U.S. audiences. The Adult Activity Center will host several students throughout the year as part of a lecture series to discuss their countries, cultures and special interest areas. Due to class schedules, the presenter and their home country will not be publicized until a few weeks before the scheduled date. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/21 Days: F Time: 1:30PM-2:30PM Price: Free Class #: 13254 Online Registration: Register

Seattle Classy Glass

Ages 18+

Presenter Patricia Hillyer shares a Smithsonian Art Glass tour of the Seattle area featuring stunning works of art crafted from every imaginable use of glass in colors and shapes that only the greatest of artists could conceive. Also take an exceptional tour of the artists’ studios and homes —people who really do live in glass houses! Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/20 Days: Th Time: 1:30PM-3PM Price: Free Class #: 13265 Online Registration: Register

Make Your Next Plate Great

Ages 18+

The Ins and Outs of Healthy Meal Building

We’ve got a challenge for you. Starting today, can you make your next plate great—meaning healthy, delicious, easy and affordable? Sounds like a piece of organic, gluten-free cake, right?

But when the dog won’t even touch those crumbs, maybe it’s time for a meal intervention. Come learn the basics of healthy meal building, from protein to fiber and everything in between. Register in advance.

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/11 Days: Tu Time: 6:30PM-7:30PM Price: Free Class #: 13253 Online Registration: Register

Legal Advice: Wills and Trusts

Ages 50+

Discuss the different methods that can be used to transfer property upon death, including wills, trusts, payable on death and joint ownership. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/15 Days: W Time: 3PM-4PM Price: Free Class #: 13268 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/19 Days: W Time: 3PM-4PM Price: Free Class #: 13269 Online Registration: Register

Become A Senior Companion

Ages 55+

Are you a people person with time on your hands? The federal Senior Companion Program trains and supports low-income volunteers who make weekly visits to frail elders and those with disabilities. Help clients maintain quality of life and earn a small hourly tax-free stipend. Presented by Beth Brooks from the Successful Aging Institute at Lane Community College. ElderHelp and Experience Works also covered. Thanks to Marquis Springfield for their sponsorship. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/6 Days: Th Time: 1:30PM-2:30PM Price: Free Class #: 13383 Online Registration: Register

Alzheimer’s Educational Support

Ages 18+

Presented by Regional Coordinator for the Alzheimer’s Association, Abby Gershenzon. Call 800-272-3900 to register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 1/26-4/27 Days: Th Time: 11:30AM-1:30PM Price: Free Class #: 13271 Online Registration: Register