Brandon Stanton, photographer and creator of the popular website Humans of New York, shares his journey of personal growth and discovery, and uncovers the stories behind the stories it features, powerfully illustrating the value of sharing your experiences.
NWCCA board president, community organizer, speaker, facilitator and performer Dori Gillam takes aim at ageism and what we can do about it.
Exciting new research is revealing that psychedelic drugs, such as psilocybin and MDMA, may offer significant benefit for patients struggling at the end of life and those beset by major depressions and treatment-resistant post-traumatic stress.
This conference brings together doctors, scientific researchers, attorneys and ethicists to consider the medical, legal and ethical implications of this evolving research.
Listen to the world in a new way at this sonic improvisation performed at a historic landmark.
The Day of the Dead is a unique Indo-Hispanic holiday that encourages the remembrance of the people who passed before us. In this 2-hour program, you’ll experience an up-close look at a community altar and learn about the levels of symbolism embedded within the structure and cosmology of these personal shrines to the dead.
The purpose of the forum is to inform future development of Age Friendly Seattle, an initiative to make Seattle a great place to grow up AND grow old, and to get resources for optimal aging in Seattle. Equity topics include economic security; the intersection of ageism, racism, and sexism; caregiving; home ownership; employment; women’s health; and more. Planning is underway. Presenters will be announced in September.
Please RSVP if attending.
Join Atlas Obscura for a walking tour of Seattle’s Mt. Pleasant Cemetery to learn the unique stories of the victims of some of Washington’s most infamous tragedies.
Doctors Know Best–Or Do They?
Come share your wisdom! Wisdom Cafés provide an opportunity to connect with others in discussions of universal topics such as gratitude, legacy, happiness and what gives life meaning. Registration requested.