Conference on Extraordinary Living


5th Annual

Conference on Extraordinary Living

September 8th, 2018

This year’s Conference on Extraordinary Living (CEL) will be Saturday, Sept 8th, from 9:00 am to 1:30 pm at Clatsop Community College in Columbia Hall. This year’s conference will feature 12 Informative presentations in three breakout sessions and a keynote address by Jimmy Pearson, Astoria Library Director. The theme this year is "Vital Connections."

Pre-registration is closed, but we still have plenty of room for you, and walk-ins are very welcome!


Free flu shots provided by Walgreens

As always, lunch will be provided!
This year lunch will be catered by the Hot Box BBQ food truck! Vegetarian options available.

$10 suggested donation (cash or check only)


Schedule of Events

9:00 – 9:30 am Registration + Check in
9:30 – 10:00 am Welcome, Orientation and Keynote Address
by Jimmy Pearson, Astoria Library Director
10:15 – 10:45 am Breakout Sessions (choose 1)
  Financial Planning
with Linda Moreland
  Tarot Cards
with Julia Hesse
  Tai Chi
with CMH
  Disaster Prep
with Karen Elder
11:00 – 11:30 am Breakout Sessions (choose 1)
  ENCORE Sampler: Science Exchange and Forestry
with Kit and Art
  Dance Your Way to Fitness
  Senior Living Options
by Avamere
  NW Trails with Northwest Coast Trails Coalition
11:45 – 12:15 pm Breakout Sessions (choose 1)

Get to know your Smart Phone 
with Richard Sena-Cary

Canceled due to instructor conflict

with RiverZen
  Brain Health
with Natural Grocers
  Senior Travel Opportunities
with Sundial Travel
with Ron and Ann
12:15 - 1:15 pm Lunch by Hotbox BBQ
Sponsor Presentations
1:15 - 1:30 pm Closing


A big thank you to our wonderful sponsors!

CEL Sponsors: CCC, CMH, NWSDS, ENCORECEL Sponsors: Providence, Avamere


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September 7, 2018, 4:14 pm
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