Issue 18, May 2013

Issue 18, May 2013

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Bay Area Senior Games
April 27-June 9
Stanford University/Palo Alto, CA
Info: Anne Cribbs 415.264.2067
Email: info@bayareaseniorgames.org

Active Adult Health & Wellness Fair
Wednesday, May 15
9:30am to 1:30pm
San Jose History Park,
1650 Senter Rd. San Jose, CA
Info: Molly Medeiros 408.535.3579
Or email: molly.medeiros@sanjoseca.org
Sponsored by City of San Jose and
County of Santa Clara

Senior Health Fair & Walk
Eastridge Mall
Saturday, May 18
8:30am to 11:30am
2200 Eastridge Loop
San Jose, CA
Vendor tables available
Info: 408.535.4908

El Camino YMCA
Active Older Adults Day
Thursday, May 23
9am to 2pm
El Camino YMCA
2400 Grant Rd.
Mountain View, CA
Vendor tables available.
Info: 650.969.9622

Ice Cream Social & Resource Fair
Monday, June 17
1pm to 2:30pm
Cypress Community & Senior
Center, San Jose
Info:  408.648.6093
Email: edwardson.sabando@sanjoseca.gov

Silicon Valley Boomer Summit
Trends and insights from leaders
In the boomer marketplace
Wednesday, June 26
Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA
Early Bird Registration
Email: info@generastrategies.com

Senior Resource Fair
Wednesday, July 17
11am to 2pm
Campbell Community Center
Campbell, CA
Info: Skip Frenzel 408.984.6661
or email: info@agapeLTC.com
Sponsored by the San Tomas West Neighborhood Association and Santa Clara Senior Roundtable


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to read the new Spring 2013 digital edition of ActiveOver50 magazine. Click on individual articles below.

Retired business executive Barbara Jue, 65, heads to Moldova as Peace Corps volunteer

“Top 10 Home & Design Trends for 2013” by Bella Babot

“Touching the Cosmos in Antarctica” by adventure travel writer Don Mankin

“The Twain Are Coming” by Dr. Walter M. Bortz, II, legendary wellness
and longevity expert

“Extreme Makeover of Villa Siena Senior Living Community” by Lisa Simkins

“Family Reunions and Family Planning” by Derryl H. Molina, Esq.

“In Health, Sickness and Aging” by Dr. Moira Fordyce

Book Review: “Behind Retirement Doors: A Story of Love and Intrigue” by Thomas A. Rohrer and wife Jean A. Hollands

“Getting Up After Being Knocked Down” by Jan Hutchins

“En Garde Seniors” by Evelyn Preston, the Money Lady

“Anti-Gravity Treadmill Offers Sunny View Residents Unique Rehab Experience” by Judy Jackson

“Secret, Fun Exercises” by Valerie Baach Garrett

FREE ActiveOver50 Breakfast Roundtable

“Filling the Gap in Retirement Planning”

Conversation on the latest trends/laws on long-term care plannning
and how it impacts your retirement.

Thursday, May 23, 2013
9am to 10:30am
New York Life Insurance Company
550 South Winchester Blvd. Suite 405
San Jose, CA

Free continental breakfast

Sponsored by ActiveOver50 Media Company. Hosted by Philip Nguyen, New York Life.

Seating is limited. Reserve your space today. Email Larry@ActiveOver50.com or call Gloria at 408.306.6947

Enter "Get Active" Photo Contest

ActiveOver50 Media is pleased to announce its first annual “Get Active" Photo Contest to encourage boomers and seniors to stay active as long as possible. Prizes will be awarded for the most creative photographs showing “people over 50" engaged in a favorite exercise or sport.

The contest is open to amateurs only, regardless of age, sex or nationality. However, the subject in the photo must be at least 50.

No entry fee is necessary to participate or win. The contest is void where prohibited by law, regulation, statute or other appropriate legal authority.

Entry Period
March 1, 2013 to June 1, 2013

How to Enter
Take an original photo that reflects the theme of the contest: “Get Active." Entries must be submitted via the Internet to ActiveOver50.com/photocontest. Complete the entry form and submit it together with your photo(s). Submissions to the photo contest must be received by June 1, 2013 in order to be eligible.

Five categories, based on the age of the person photographed. Age group:
50-60; 60-70; 70-80; 80-90; 90+. Two entries maximum.

The most creative photograph in each age group will receive a prize to be announced in the Summer/July 2013 issue of ActiveOver50 magazine and on its website.

Prizes include:

  • Round trip coach tickets for two on Amtrak’s Coast Starlight train from the San Francisco Bay Area to Santa Barbara, CA. $392.00 value.
  • Yoga basket, $150.00 gift certificate to Breathe LG and a two hour design consultation from Harrell Remodeling to design a room for relaxation, meditation and/or exercise. Total value: $750.00.
  • Durable Power of Attorney ($450.00 value) and Advanced Healthcare Directive ($450.00 value) from The Law Office of Derryl H. Molina.


Advertise in the Summer 2013 Issue of ActiveOver50.
Reach over 200,000
50+ Consumers

ActiveOver50’s print/digital magazine reaches over 200,000 readers in print and online in the San Francisco Bay Area. Deadline for reserving space in the Summer/July 2013 issue is June 14. Rates start as low as $59.00 for a mini ad. For more information and a Media Kit, email: Larry@ActiveOver50.com or call 408.921.5806.