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Old Myths: Confronting Aging and Ageism

Nov 29, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

| $10.00

With Baby Boomers aging, a new generation is confronted with the misconceptions older people face. Join Ashton Applewhite of This Chair Rocks, Ellen Cole, co-creator of 70 Candles, John Leland of The New York Times, and Dr. Veronica LoFaso, Director of Geriatric Medical Education at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, for a discussion about positive aging. Paula Span, “New Old Age” columnist for The New York Times, moderates.

Presented in partnership with Heights and Hills.

Details

Date:
Nov 29, 2016
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$10.00
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/old-myths-confronting-aging-and-ageism-tickets-26807176988

Venue

Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont St
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States

Organizer

Brooklyn Historical Society
Phone:
(718) 222-4111
Email:
Website:
www.brooklynhistory.org