MAY IS NATIONAL OLDER AMERICANS MONTH (PDF 6.49 MB)

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In celebration of Older Americans Month, the City of Bloomington Commission on Aging invites the community to celebrate creativity and our aging population through its fourth annual Creative Aging Festival in May 2014.

2014-CAF-Guide_cov_web 2014 Creative Aging Festival Guide (PDF 6.49 MB)

The primary objectives of the Creative Aging Festival are to highlight the artistic talents of older adults; promote intergenerational understanding through dialogue, sharing traditions, and storytelling; and increase awareness about the value of creative engagement to adult health and well being.

The Creative Aging Festival program guide features creative aging events and exhibits in May. Printed program guides will be distributed through area arts and aging venues in April.

About the Commission on Aging

The Commission on Aging serves as a catalyst for improving public awareness of the senior and aging community. We work in collaboration with diverse community members and organizations to build bridges, open dialogue, celebrate accomplishments, encourage programming, and explore issues and concerns of older adults. Our intent is to promote solutions to the problems and challenges and celebrate the contributions of our older citizens.

Statutory Authority: 2.23.090

The CoA meeting are on the second Tuesday of each month at 4:30 p.m. in the Hooker Room

Please check the city's government calendar for exact dates and times.

Members

Appointee Appointed By Term Expiration Date
Susan Salmon Mayor 12/31/2015
Mary Boutain Mayor 12/31/2015
Georgia Schaich Mayor 12/31/2014
Lauren Cowan Mayor 12/31/2014
James McLary Mayor 12/31/2014
Julie Hill Common Council 12/31/2015
Sophia Hauserman Common Council 12/31/2015
Alice Oestreich Common Council 12/31/2015
Jack Kahn Common Council 12/31/2015

Contact Info

Contact City of Bloomington Liaison Sue Owens owenss@bloomington.in.gov or 812-349-3468