Osher lecture series starts next month in Ventura, Camarillo

QUESTION:  Each year about this time, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute offers a single lecture series. Do you know if that will be offered again this year? ANSWER: Yes it will. The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, known as OLLI, will offer the Summer 2017 Taste of OLLI Single Lecture Series. It will start on June 6 and [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:29+00:00May 23rd, 2017|Betty Berry's Column, Information|0 Comments

Thousand Oaks event celebrates get-up-and-go spirit

QUESTION: Do you know of any special activities planned for National Senior Health & Fitness Day? ANSWER: The Reserve at Thousand Oaks and the Goebel Adult Community Center are co-sponsoring a day of activities to celebrate the 24th Annual National Senior Health and Fitness Day. The activities will be held at the Reserve on May 31 from 8:30 [...]

By |2017-06-21T16:00:25+00:00May 16th, 2017|Betty Berry's Column, Information|0 Comments

Health & Welfare Expo is coming up in Ventura

QUESTION: In the past you have provided information about special activities offered by Cypress Place. I am wondering if there is anything scheduled in the next few months? ANSWER: A very timely question. Cypress Place Senior Living in Ventura will be hosting its annual Health & Wealth Expo on May 24 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The keynote [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:29+00:00May 9th, 2017|Betty Berry's Column, Information|0 Comments

Phone lines help residents avoid scams, find eldercare referrals

QUESTION: I just heard that the Thousand Oaks Police Department now has a hotline about current scams. Do you have any information about this service? ANSWER: Yes, I do. The Thousand Oaks Police Department has launched a scam hotline to help educate the community about current scams. The hotline telephone number is 371-8327 and it provides information on [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:29+00:00May 2nd, 2017|Betty Berry's Column, Information|0 Comments