Sonoma Sun Event Calendar

Oakmont Sunday Symposium Oakmont Berger Center

Sunday December 2nd - 10:30am

Oakmont's Sunday Symposium meets every Sunday, 10:30 a.m.-noon, at the Berger Center. A $3 donation is suggested. All Oakmont residents and their guests are welcome. For more information go to

Dec. 2 - 80 is the New 60: Rethinking Aging, by Marrianne McBride

Remember the days when we didn't trust anyone over 30? Well, look at us now! Today's seniors are more energized and active than ever before. Developments in science and technology, vaccines, antibiotics and improved hygiene have led to a vibrant senior population. For instance, did you know that 80 percent of all visual impairment can be prevented or cured? Come learn what you need to know for a happy and healthy long life.

Marrianne McBride was formerly with the United Way of Sonoma-Mendocino-Lake, serving as vice president of resource development and was the executive director of the Boys and Girls Club of Cloverdale. She is a seated member of Sonoma County Health Action and is on the leadership team of Aging Together Sonoma County.