Local Senior-Friendly Events in April including FREE Health Fair

Senior-Friendly Events - Save the Date

Staying active in the community is great for senior health, both physically and mentally. Therefore, we have put together a list of local senior-friendly events in the Bryan/College Station area for the month of April.

Senior-Friendly Events in Bryan/College Station

Gardening with the Masters

Senior-Friendly Events - Gardening with the Masters

The Southwood Community Center will be hosting those ages 55+ to learn lawn and garden information for our area. A light lunch will also be served at this session.

Topics will include the following:

  • vegetable gardens
  • container gardening
  • easy-care landscape plants
  • helpful tips for preparing your lawn for summer
  • and more!

Click here to learn more.

FREE Help for Beginning iPad Users: Registration Required

Senior-Friendly Events - FREE Help for Beginning iPad Users

Using technology can help seniors stay mentally active. The Southwood Community Center is hosting a class for beginner level iPad users. This class will help seniors learn how to use and understand their iPad.

The class size is limited, so make sure to register early by calling 979-764-6351.

Community Health Fair

Senior-Friendly Events - Community Health Fair

The Brazos Valley Council of Governments (BVCOG) is holding a Community Health Fair in partnership with Blinn College. If you have any questions about the Affordable Care Act or the Healthcare Marketplace, facilitators will be available to answer questions and assist with applications.

Additionally, nursing students from Blinn College will be answering medical questions as well as conducting checks for the following:

  • High blood pressure
  • Diabetes
  • Vision and hearing
  • Height and weight

Click here to learn more.

Spring Dance

Senior-Friendly Events - Spring Dance

Staying physically active is necessary for senior health. One way to do this is by dancing. The Southwood Community Center is hosting a Spring Dance for seniors (ages 55+).

Enjoy an evening of dancing with a live DJ, door prizes and light refreshments.


These are just a few of the many local senior-friendly events in the Bryan/College Station area for the month of April. For a full list of senior-friendly events click here. Our team here at HomeSpark is committed to providing the best care for your loved ones as they age. We can provide a variety of services, including companionship and transportation to get your senior loved ones safely to and from these events, while also enjoying the experience. Contact us with the link below for more information!

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