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  • Calendar of Events | August 2021 Calendar of Events | August 2021

    If you have an upcoming event that you would like published, please mail info to: 50+Lifestyles, P. O. Box 2125, Davenport, IA, 52809 Attn: Eloise or email: publisher@50pluslife.com Attn: Eloise. Please submit by the 10th of the month prior to the month you want activity listed. Support Groups...

  • Ella's Kitchen Ella’s Kitchen

    It is August and still picnic or patio outdoor eating time. Remember food safety rules. Keep hot foods HOT and cold foods COLD. When in doubt, throw it out. Never eat anything that has been out for three hours or more. Chafing dishes are great for keeping hot foods hot. Food temperature should be at...

  • Tips to Regain Your Game After Being Cooped Up for More Than a Year By Judith Graham, Kaiser Health News, Reprinted with permission Tips to Regain Your Game After Being Cooped Up for More Than a Year By Judith Graham, Kaiser Health News, Reprinted with permission

    By Sonita Oldfield-Carlson Evidence-Based Program Coordinator Milestones Area Agency on Aging Millions of older Americans are simultaneously struggling with physical, emotional and cognitive challenges following a year of being cooped up inside, stopping usual activities and seeing few, if any, p...

  • YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Davenport, Iowa Office YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Davenport, Iowa Office

    By Pam Shaw Social Security District Manager Davenport Social Security Office FIVE WAYS TO APPLY FOR SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS ONLINE We continue to make it easier for you to access our programs and benefits. Our website offers a convenient way to apply for benefits online. You can apply onlin...

  • A Pause for Poetry A Pause for Poetry

    By Gary Heath Poet in Residence for 50+ Lifestyles       Summer Sunrise Dawn of glorious summer day Displays infinite splendor as it Pulls back the night to let in the Sky. Delicate lavender, rose, Tinge of amber, platinum, fringe The vista, soon fading into the Pa...

  • CASI’s Jane’s Place Adult Day Services Seeks Volunteers CASI’s Jane’s Place Adult Day Services Seeks Volunteers

    By Crystal Hughes Jane’s Place Program Administrator Volunteers are important partners with our staff at CASI’s Jane’s Place Adult Day Services. The generosity of volunteers, giving their time and talents to community-based services like Jane’s Place, helps to ensure that we are able to fu...

  • PUBLISHER’S CORNER PUBLISHER’S CORNER

    By Eloise Graham You are Free to Choose... but ... Yes, we are free to choose anything we want, but we are not free from the consequences. There are always consequences! Our society seems to have forgotten that one must be responsible for one’s actions and act accordingly. Think about the cho...

  • Outstanding August Events through the Centuries Outstanding August Events through the Centuries

    By Eloise Graham The 1500s - On August 16, 1501 the Overseers of the Office of Works (Florence, Italy’s cathedral church) awards Michelangelo the contract to create his statue of David. He began his sculpture masterpiece a month later, finishing it in August 1504. The public unveiling was Septem...