Live Your Best Life after 60!

Health and wellness professionals at Restorations Medical Spa discuss age related changes: Hormone and testosterone; hair loss; body changes; cosmetic treatments, and more.  For men and women. This educational seminar is open to all adults in the community at no cost. Restorations Medical Spa is lead by Dr. Elizabeth Sherrock, MD and certified aesthetician Melanie Lay. Dr. Elizabeth Sherrock is a board-certified medical doctor and the Medical Director of Restorations Medical Spa. In addition to her medical training and certification, Dr. Sherrock has worked within the Aesthetic sphere for more than 20 years, providing treatments and guidance for concerns such as aging skin, hormone imbalances, and weight problems. Dr. Sherrock is currently the only physician injector in the Bartlesville area. Melanie Lay is a licensed and certified aesthetician with more than 20 years of experience in the Medical Spa and beauty industry. She specializes in treatments that address concerns such as hyperpigmentation or sun spots, aging and lax skin, laser hair removal, scar removal, and many more. Dr. Sherrock and Melanie Lay, as well as the staff of Restorations Medical Spa, regularly attend training and events in the aesthetic sphere to stay ahead of the curve in a constantly changing and advancing field.

Seniors Connect Christmas Social

Thursday, December 7   |  6:00 pm   | Cost is $5 per person “Collect Moments not Things.” Embrace the joy of Christmas with food and beverages that stir fond memories of friendships and family. Features Brad Henderson Trio playing all your Christmas favorites! Special appearance by ventriloquist, Jeff Cauthen and "Homer." Premiere Sponsor: Ignite Resort Spa.   Register here

Cognitive Screenings – Central States Research

Elder Care to serve as memory screening site for Central States Research  Thursday, December 14, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Elder Care  - Elder Care   Central States Research will hold memory screenings at Elder Care on December 14.   Dr. Sarah Land, DO a board-certified psychiatrist, and her team of specialists will hold a special one-day memory screening event at Elder Care for adults 55 and older. The 15-minute screening will help qualify individuals for trial and treatment options offered at Central States Research Center in Tulsa. The research team is seeking participants who show no signs of cognitive impairment and those experiencing memory loss to participate in trial treatments.   Central States Research is a dedicated clinical research site that offers cutting-edge treatments in multiple therapeutic areas, including mild cognitive impairment to more complex Alzheimer’s and dementia diagnoses.    Participants are asked to schedule screening times by calling Elder Care at (918) 336-8500. The event is open to all adults 55+ and will be held at Elder Care on Thursday, December 14, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Elder Care is at 1223 Swan Drive, Bartlesville, OK, 74006.  .To learn more about Dr. Sarah Land, DO, and Central States Research, visit centralstatesresearch.com.

Go Travel: The Land of Lights & Christmas Magic Kansas City Weekend Trip

Kansas City Kansas City, MO, United States

The Land of Lights & Christmas Magic Kansas City Weekend Trip Get ready to be awed by all the beautiful Christmas lights on the plaza and the city of fountains in Kansas City. This trip has something for everyone, from luxury hotels, museums, mystery dinners, and holiday traditions of horse-drawn carriage rides. Bring a friend to share this unique seasonal trip. Date & Price Friday - Monday, December 15-18, 2023 Leave on Friday at 8:30 am Return on Monday at 6:00 pm $900 per person Destinations Embassy Suites by Hilton Kansas City Plaza Kansas City Christmas Lights Tour Murder Mystery Dinner at Crown Plaza National WW1 Museum The John Wornall House Shopping on the Plaza Horse-drawn Carriage Ride Meals on your own. Your hostess will find you those special places to dine that only the locals know. Details Transportation, driver, and hostess All museum entries, show performances, carriage ride, gratuity, and three (3) breakfast meals Premium Lodging for 3 nights 6-13 guest max Registration How To Sign Up Signups for trips will be made through Go Global (either online or by phone). For participants’ safety, travel registrations and trip liability waivers must be completed and returned to Go Global prior to boarding the bus. If trips exceed the number of seats available, additional trips will be arranged to accommodate guests.

Gentle Yoga with Lesta

Elder Care offers a 16-week gentle yoga class each Monday and Wednesday from 10:00 am to 10:50 am. Open to all adults. A minimum of 5 participants is required to make each class. Call Elder Care. 918-336-8500. Begins 2/5 and ends 3/27. The cost is $80 for the 8-week class. The class is prorated after the 2nd week.  No membership is required, although a participation agreement/waiver is needed. Lesta Morrison, instructor. Participation Agreement Sign up and pay here:

Dinner With Friends

February's Dinner With Friends. Enjoy a catered dinner from Shortie's Grille with fantastic friends! The cost is $20 per person and space is limited to 20 people. Includes meal, beverage and entertainment: "The Dustbowl Woman." RSVP to Elder Care (918) 336-8500 by February 22, 2024 RSVP & Pay here.

Estate Planning Part 2

Important information on estate planning and beneficiaries. Brandy Robles, J.D., CTFA, Vice President with Arvest Wealth Management, brings years of legal experience in estate planning to this seminar. The event will be held at Elder Care, 1223 Swan Drive. Kindly RSVP by March 3 for event planning purposes. RSVP here.

Dinner With Friends

March Dinner With Friends. Fabulous Food and Fantastic Friends! Catered meal includes entree, vegetable, dessert, and tea or coffee. The cost is $20 per person and space is limited. RSVP by March 9. Entertainment provided by musician extraordinaire - "Father John". Click on the link to RSVP  Volunteer for this event Father John O'Niell A native Oklahoman, Fr. John earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, and a Minor in Music from Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford, OK. Through seminary Fr. John earned a two Masters degrees in Theology and a Certificate in Spiritual Direction – all from Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology in Indiana. An avid semi-professional musician since high school, Fr. John has owned a recording studio, played multiple venues and events around the country, and continues to use his musical talents to benefit the church and worthy non-profit organizations. Fr. John also builds using Lego, as another outlet for his creativity and to minister to others. Currently Fr. John is Pastor of St. John Before the Latin Gate and St. James Catholic Churches in Bartlesville, and serves as the Vidar Forane for the Northern Vicariate of the Diocese. He also serves on the Board of Governors for Catholic Charities of Eastern Oklahoma.

Memory Screenings – Central States Research

Elder Care to serve as memory screening site for Central States Research  Tuesday, March 19, from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Elder Care    - Elder Care   Central States Research will hold memory screenings at Elder Care on March 19.    Dr. Sarah Land, DO a board-certified psychiatrist, and her team of specialists will hold a special one-day memory screening event at Elder Care for adults 55 and older. The 15-minute screening will help qualify individuals for trial and treatment options offered at Central States Research Center in Tulsa. The research team is seeking participants who show no signs of cognitive impairment and those experiencing memory loss to participate in trial treatments.   Central States Research is a dedicated clinical research site that offers cutting-edge treatments in multiple therapeutic areas, including mild cognitive impairment to more complex Alzheimer’s and dementia diagnoses.    Participants are asked to schedule screening times by calling Elder Care at (918) 336-8500. The event is open to all adults 55+ and will be held at Elder Care on Tuesday, March 19, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Appointment is required.  Elder Care is at 1223 Swan Drive, Bartlesville, OK, 74006. To learn more about Elder Care, visit AboutElderCare.org. Learn more about Central States Research at centralstatesresearch.com. 

Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Alzheimer's is not normal aging. It is a disease of the brain that causes problems with memory, thinking, and behavior. Learn about the impact of Alzheimer's, the difference between Alzheimer's and dementia, Alzheimer's stages and risk factors, current research and treatment options, and the Alzheimer's Association resources. Held at Elder Care, 1223 Swan Drive. Presented by the Alzheimer's Association.

Dinner with Friends

Thursday, April 11 |  5:30 pm  - 7:00 pm  | Cost is $13.50 per person Join us for a fabulous catered dinner (Shortie's Grille), fabulous friends, and fabulous music by AJ Webster. Open to all adults in the community. Limited space. Only pre-registered guests will be seated. Register here   Volunteer for this event

Spring Floral Arrangement – Charcuterie Board Mash Up!

Elder Care 1223 Swan Drive, Bartlesville, OK, United States

Join us for a Spring Floral Arrangement Charcuterie Board Mashup! Betsy Faust of Honey’s Flowers will show how to make an amazing spring floral arrangement and Melody of Melody’s Creative Cuisine will provide everything to make a fabulous grazing board. The cost is $75 per person and includes all materials. RSVP by April 9 to ensure your materials arrive in time for the event. Take your flowers home to enjoy later and enjoy your grazing creation at the party. Beverages provided. Open to all adults. Payment is needed at registration and includes all materials. Don’t miss this unique social! Register Here   Volunteer Here

About Elder Care

Elder Care’s mission is to ensure that mature adults live happy, healthy, independent lives. We are a non-profit organization designed to be the central coordinator of services for mature adults and their families. We take pride in being a professional resource for aging services in Washington, Nowata, and Osage counties.

Have Questions?

Angie Thompson
Elder Care Development Director
AThompson@AboutElderCare.org
(918) 336-8500