Forum to focus on ‘creative aging’ – Journal Record

Forum to focus on ‘creative aging’ – Journal Record

OKLAHOMA CITY – An upcoming virtual town hall meeting presented by the Oklahoma Arts Council will provide insights into the agency’s new Creative Aging initiative.

The hourlong forum will take place via Zoom beginning at 3 p.m. on Jan. 13. Participants will learn about principles and practices of creative aging. The meeting will be co-hosted by Lifetime Arts, a leading national nonprofit organization.

Recommended participants include teaching artists, staffers at nonprofit arts and cultural organizations, health and social service organization representatives and individuals interested in serving older Oklahomans through the arts.

Announced in spring 2021, the Creative Aging initiative is aimed at equipping organizations across Oklahoma and building capacity for serving older adults through the arts.

Registration for the forum is available online.