Older Americans Month 2021

Senior Services

Older Americans Month 2021

Older Americans Month 2021

Fulton County and Senior Services celebrates Older Americans Month each May and continues the tradition this year by emphasizing the 2021 national theme of “Communities of Strength” which celebrates the strength of older adults, the Aging Network and the power of connection and engagement in building strong communities. View calendar of events.

Senior Services

older americans month 2021 events

May 4 - 7

Date & Time Name & Description Meeting Link

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

11:00 A.M.

Virtual Celebration of Centenarians (95-100 or older)

In Collaboration with the Fulton County Public Arts Team portraits will be taken of Elders from Fulton County’s Senior Multipurpose Centers. We will celebrate with a virtual exhibit to include audio. Centenarians sharing a lifetime of resilience and strength through successes, failures, joys and difficulties.

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Password: Senior 21

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

1:30 P.M.

Neurosize w/Gabriel

Neurosize offers a series of brain exercises/cognitive activities that seeks to improve mental health and enhance memory.

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Password: 336180

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

10:00 A.M.

BOC Proclamation Presentation

A Proclamation presented by the Board of Commissioners in reconnection of May 2021 being the month of Older American’s Celebration in Fulton County.

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No Passcode Needed

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

1:30 P.M.

Art for the Soul

Art for the Soul was developed to provide easy hands on art experiences using simple household items.

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Password: 336180

Thursday, May 6, 2021

10:00 A.M.

Let’s Unite in Color

This year’s new event features a coloring book illustrated by Jamal Jones. Coloring books will be distributed to participants; who will pre-color pages from the coloring book and showcase a page of their choosing the day of this virtual event.

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Password: artluv

Friday, May 7, 2021

10:00 A.M.

Mother’s Day Tea - “Queens and their Chapeaux”

Let’s go back virtually, to an era of graciousness with our annual Mother’s Day “Queens and their Chapeaux “ Tea. Wear your “Sunday Best” chapeaux (hat). We will sip tea together and enjoy a mini hat show provided by class participants. Other activities will include Mother’s Day word games, brain teasers and tea pot giveaways.

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Password: Fit123!!

Friday, May 7, 2021

1:00 P.M.

Music for our Mothers Concert

Seniors will be treated to an interactive virtual concert in honor of Mother’s Day.

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Password: Bowden1


May 11 - 14

Date & Time Name & Description Meeting Link

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

1:00 P.M.

Virtual Day of the Arts


DSS Class Participants and Instuctors will virtually showcase completed pieces in past or present classes. You will get a chance to know the artists and the inspirations behind their work. 

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Password: Art21

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

1:30 P.M.

Neurosize w/Gabriel

Neurosize offers a series of brain exercises/cognitive activities that seeks to improve mental health and enhance memory.

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Password: 336180

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

1:00 P.M.

Kimberlie’s Korner Sip N’ Paint


This year’s brand new event provides senior participants with a pre-drawn canvas; designed by Kimberlie Wright. Canvases will be distributed to participants prior to the event. The day of the event participants will have the opportunity to relax, enjoy beverages, soothing music and paint a beautiful image with step-by-step instructions from start to finish.

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Password: HEART24!

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

1:30 P.M.

Art for the Soul

Art for the Soul was developed to provide easy hands on art experiences using simple household items.

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Password: 336180

Thursday, May 13, 2021

10:00 A.M.

Older Americans Month Mills Fitness and Nutrition demonstration


A zoom mini class demonstration of light Cardio Exercise, Qigong Meditation, Nutritional Wellness Information and ending with a healthy food recipe. The demonstrations are led by the Helene S. Mills health & fitness instructors and Chief. 

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Password: 519113

Friday, May 14, 2021

1:00 P.M.

Community Fitness Connection


Bowden Health & Fitness Instructors will come together to each provide “15 minutes of Fitness” starting with a warm up by the Coordinator followed by high impact Line Dancing, then low impact Tai Chi, and finally a cool down w/Sound Vibration Meditation. 

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Password: Bowden1


May 18 - 21

Date & Time Name & Description Meeting Link

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

11:00 A.M.

Virtual Health Fair

Virtual Health Fair with Northside Hospital and other Health/Wellness Professionals. Please click link to register for the Health Fair.

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Password: Health1

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

1:30 P.M.

Neurosize w/Gabriel

Neurosize offers a series of brain exercises/cognitive activities that seeks to improve mental health and enhance memory.

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Password: 336180

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

1:00 P.M.

Strengthening Communities Forum

Attorney Shannon Pawley of The Elderly and Disability Law Firm will present “Estate Planning”; Stefanie Gough of Habitat for Humanity will present the “Repair with Kindness and Brush with Kindness” Programs; Shirley Coleman of Sadie G. Mays Health & Rehab will present “Building a Legacy of Quality Care”; Janet Payne of Georgia Cares Medicare Counseling will present “Maximizing Medicare Benefits” 

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Password: Bowden1

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

1:30 P.M.

Art for the Soul

Art for the Soul was developed to provide easy hands on art experiences using simple household items.

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Password: 336180

Thursday, May 20, 2021

10:00 A.M.

“Take Heart in Art” Darnell’s Annual Artist Exhibit

This year’s event will be a Virtual Presentation! The exhibit will feature a slideshow that highlights art creations crafted by participants from Jewelry Making (Anne King), Hand Built Pottery /Making Something Out of Nothing (Kimberlie Wright), and Deco Arts/Textiles/Art Appreciation (Jamal Jones).

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Password: HEART24!

Friday, May 21, 2021

11:00 A.M.

Virtual Community Check-In

Checking in at various local businesses to strengthen our community awareness. Updates on how their services are supporting and benefiting our Active Adults             

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Password: Benson65!

Friday, May 21, 2021

1:00 P.M.

Photography Sip and Chat with photography artist Ianta All

Hear and view some photograhpy from Ianta Ali2020 impact series and cultural series.  

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Password: vjM9eD



May 24 - 28

Date & Time Name & Description Meeting Link

Monday, May 24, 2021

10:00 A.M.

Community Art Expo: Quarantine Edition

The creations of Bowden participants in the Art, Jewelry-Making, and Sewing classes will be featured in a virtual showcase.

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Password: Bowden1

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

1:30 P.M.

Neurosize w/Gabriel

Neurosize offers a series of brain exercises/cognitive activities that seeks to improve mental health and enhance memory.

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Password: 336180

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

10:00 A.M.

Virtual Walk for Life in our Communities

Virtual tours of exciting safe places to walk in the communities of the Great Fulton County  

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Password: Walk404

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

1:30 P.M.

Art for the Soul

Art for the Soul was developed to provide easy hands on art experiences using simple household items.

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Password: 336180

Thursday, May 27, 2021

11:30 A.M.

Cooking & Learning with Care Culinary Slideshow

A culinary collective of Cooking & Learning with Care class participant’s personal recipes and food art. Featured recipes will be curated and presented in an electronic cookbook to share. Pictures and recipes must be submitted by April 15, 2021 

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Password: 1MOGRAVY!

Friday, May 28, 2021

1:00 P.M.

Art Show and Tell

Participants will display and discuss the art they have produced. 

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Password: m9qdVX


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