The 13th annual Aging Well Conference for older adults, their families, professionals and other caregivers will take place from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on May 13 at the North Shore Retirement Hotel, 1611 Chicago Ave.
The conference will open with a welcome by Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl, followed by the keynote address by Charles Johnson, director of the Illinois Department on Aging. From 9:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m., participants will attend two workshops on topics that focus on strategies for healthy aging. Admission is free, but space is limited. Online registration is available at www.cityofevanston.org/agingwellconference.
The 2011 Aging Well Film Festival will feature “Hats Off,” at 7 p.m. on May 11 at the Evanston Public Library, 1703 Orrington Ave. No registration is necessary, but seating is limited.