Ageism Awareness Day

Presented in partnership with Aging Is Cool
Location: Meredith Heritage Tree Deck
Date: October 7, 2023
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Ageism Awareness Day is a national day dedicated to raising awareness about ageism and promoting inclusivity and respect for people of all ages. Join Waterloo Greenway and Aging is Cool for a range of engaging activities designed to celebrate aging and challenge societal stereotypes associated with getting older. People of all ages can look forward to an intergenerational art and fitness class as well as engaging conversations from the Wisdom Bench and local organizations including Aging is Cool, Austin Parks and Recreation Seniors, Family Eldercare Rainbow Connections and more.


10 AM – 12 PM – Elder Wisdom Bench and Wisdom Tree

Have a seat and join the conversation! Come and sit on the bench or in the courtyard and enjoy an insightful conversation with an older adult. When you are finished, share your own wisdom and thoughts about aging and hang them on our Wisdom Tree.

10 AM -10:45 AM Move and Laugh: Intergenerational Fitness Class

Adults and children of all ages are invited to come together for a low impact, adapted fitness class. Share the joy and get healthy together!