Aging Partners invites senior citizens and the public to a Southeast Community College presentation on mental fitness from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, November 3, at the Jack J. Huck Continuing Education Center, 301 S. 68th St. Place.
"Brain Matters: Use It and Get More Out of It" develops new skills to help optimize the ability to reason, remember, learn, plan and adapt. Participants will also learn how certain lifestyle choices, attitudes and exercises can contribute to the brain's overall fitness and help maintain an engaged and creative lifestyle as we age. Featured speakers will be Dr. Ryan C. Ernst, Neuropsychologist at Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital, and Julie Blaskewicz Boron, Ph.D. from the University of Nebraska-Omaha.
Admission is $15, and the deadline for registration and payment is October 27. Call 402-437-2700 or 800-828-0072 to register and pay by credit card or register online at http://bit.ly/RegisterCE (keyword: Brain). Space is limited, and early registration is encouraged.
The course is sponsored by Aging Partners, the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute and Southeast Community College.