Meetings

Please join us for our monthly educational meetings to learn more about issues facing our senior population here in Mecklenburg County.

Meetings are held 3:00p.m. on the SECOND WEDNESDAY of the month at:

Tyvola Senior Center, 2225 Tyvola Rd, Charlotte, NC 28210


2019 Meetings

No meetings in July or August

June 12, 2019

Award Ceremony for Evelyn Berger Award and CMAC Grant

May 21, 2019

Transportation Fair at Tyvola Senior Center

April 10, 2019

Kristel Robinson, Overview of Senior Driving in NC, UNC Highway Safety Research Center

March 13, 2019

Rebecca Herbert, Mecklenburg County, Livable Meck

February 13, 2019

Angela Burrow, Being Dementia Friendly

January  16, 2019

Julian Rodriguez, PhD, UNCC, Meck 60 Survey Results

2018 Meetings

December 12, 2018

Member Holiday Meeting

November 14, 2018

John Potter, Esq., Update on Veterans Aid and Attendance Benefit

October 10, 2018

Debi Lee, Centralina Area Agency on Aging

September 12, 2018

Blanche Penn, Mecklenburg County Parks and Recreation

June 11, 2018

Evelyn Berger and CMAC Grant Award Ceremony – Final meeting until September 2018

May 9, 2018

Brandi the Therapy Horse

April 11, 2018

Eileen Schwartz, Healing Art for Caregivers, One Minute Healing Art Exercises

March 14, 2018

Graduate Students from Wingate University School of Pharmacy

February 14, 2018

Leah Kane, Senior Attorney Consumer Protection Program of Charlotte for Legal Advocacy

January 17, 2018

Lorrie Klemons, Patient Action, You have a Voice…Use it!

2017 Meetings

December 13, 2017

Holiday Celebration and Wrapping Party for Angel Tree

November 15, 2017

Charlotte Housing Authority

October 11, 2017

Lisa Wallace, Public Affairs Specialist, Social Security Administration

September 13, 2017

Annette Demeny, Centralina, Fall Prevention

June 14, 2017

21st Anniversary Celebration and presentation of Evelyn Berger Award

May 10, 2017

Legislative Breakfast

April 12, 2017

Hillary Kaylor, Centralina, Advocating for Residents of Long-term Care Communities

March 8, 2017

Larry Dawalt, HPCCR, Psychological First Aid

February 8, 2017

Patricia Mayhew, Supervisor for Caregiver Support at DSS

January 11, 2017

Jim Kimbler, Charlotte Village to Village Network Update

2016 Meetings

December 14, 2016

Members Holiday Party

November 9, 2016

Councilwoman Lawana Mayfield, State of senior housing in Charlotte

October 12, 2016

Natasha Pender of Centralina, Grant reward results for the National Employ Older Workers Week Hiring Event

September 14, 2016

Cheryl Sherrard, Stephen Ministry

Amrita Patel, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Library, Library by Mail and other resources for seniors

June 8, 2016

20 year anniversary celebration

May 11, 2016

Ken Mortimer, Health Care Director at new VA Clinic in Charlotte

April 13, 2016

Dr. Becky Engen, Queens University,  Music Therapy

March 9, 2016

Lyndall Hare, Ph.D., Gerontologist, State of aging in Charlotte

February 10, 2016

Heather Carty Ward, Esquire, Guardianship and liability issues

January 13, 2016

Brad Newcomb, American Red Cross, NC Preparedness Manager,  Seniors and emergency preparedness.