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    • June 04, 2024
    • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Zoom Video Conference

    You are invited to join the BLS Pinellas Fundraising Committee meeting.  Our efforts will concentrate on the annual Hearts & Hope fundraiser to benefit seniors that reside in Pinellas county. 

    This will be a Zoom video conference, Zoom login information will be sent after you RSVP for the meeting.  We hope you will join us!
    Chair Sheri Gruden - SheriGruden@empathhealth.org

    • June 05, 2024
    • 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    • Cypress Palms - 400 Lake Ave NE, Largo FL 33771
    Register

    The LGBTQ+ Elder Initiative invites you to be part of the committee where diversity meets dedication!

    As part of BLS, we're dedicated to crafting an inclusive future for our LGBTQ+ elders.

    In 2024, we prioritize fostering understanding through education, ensuring every senior feels seen and celebrated. Join us in organizing pride-friendly events that spread joy, love, and acceptance. Let's make a difference together - because every senior deserves a life filled with dignity, respect, and the celebration of their true selves!

    These meetings will be in-person and available via Zoom. 
    Zoom link will be emailed when you register.



    • June 06, 2024
    • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Area Agency on Aging Pasco-Pinellas - 9549 koger Blvd North, Unit 100, St. Petersburg FL 33702
    Register

    Together we will:

    • Network with other professionals serving the senior community and those who provide mental health services
    • Discuss trending techniques, current challenges and community resources
    • Find new ways to prioritize your mental health and well-being
      • June 13, 2024
      • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
      • 211 Tampa Bay Cares - 13921 Icot Blvd. Suite 700 Clearwater, Fl 33760
      Register

      The Silver Santas committee invites you to attend their committee meeting.
      While we are meeting in-person, we will continue to offer Zoom video conference, Zoom login information will be sent after you RSVP for the meeting.  We hope you will join us!

       
      • June 14, 2024
      • 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
      • Wentworth Central Avenue - 6280 Central Ave, St. Petersburg FL 33707
      Register

      This is a wonderful opportunity to network and expand your business connections. 

      Please note: all Chomp & Chat and Consortiums will be on the same time schedule of 8:30am for Networking & Breakfast, the formal meeting will begin at 9am.

      If you cannot attend, please cancel your registration!

      BLS Members - Free to attend
      Non-Members - $10.00 fee must be paid at registration, this fee is non-refundable


      • June 18, 2024
      • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
      • Zoom Virtual Meeting
      Register

      Join us to discuss how we continue to grow the BLS membership and enhance each members experience.

      Join us to discuss how we continue to grow the BLS membership and enhance each members experience.

      Join Zoom Meeting -  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83862950361?pwd=NDVsODd3d091Nm1YNXhqVlQ0TlovQT09
      Meeting ID: 838 6295 0361
      Password: Membership

      • July 02, 2024
      • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
      • Zoom Video Conference

      You are invited to join the BLS Pinellas Fundraising Committee meeting.  Our efforts will concentrate on the annual Hearts & Hope fundraiser to benefit seniors that reside in Pinellas county. 

      This will be a Zoom video conference, Zoom login information will be sent after you RSVP for the meeting.  We hope you will join us!
      Chair Sheri Gruden - SheriGruden@empathhealth.org

      • July 03, 2024
      • 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
      • Cypress Palms - 400 Lake Ave NE, Largo FL 33771
      Register

      The LGBTQ+ Elder Initiative invites you to be part of the committee where diversity meets dedication!

      As part of BLS, we're dedicated to crafting an inclusive future for our LGBTQ+ elders.

      In 2024, we prioritize fostering understanding through education, ensuring every senior feels seen and celebrated. Join us in organizing pride-friendly events that spread joy, love, and acceptance. Let's make a difference together - because every senior deserves a life filled with dignity, respect, and the celebration of their true selves!

      These meetings will be in-person and available via Zoom. 
      Zoom link will be emailed when you register.



      • July 11, 2024
      • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
      • 211 Tampa Bay Cares - 13921 Icot Blvd. Suite 700 Clearwater, Fl 33760
      Register

      The Silver Santas committee invites you to attend their committee meeting.
      While we are meeting in-person, we will continue to offer Zoom video conference, Zoom login information will be sent after you RSVP for the meeting.  We hope you will join us!

       
      • July 12, 2024
      • 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
      • The Barrington - 901 Seminole Blvd, Largo FL 33770
      Register

      This is a wonderful opportunity to network and expand your business connections. 

      Please note: all Chomp & Chat and Consortiums will be on the same time schedule of 8:30am for Networking & Breakfast, the formal meeting will begin at 9am.

      If you cannot attend, please cancel your registration!

      BLS Members - Free to attend
      Non-Members - $10.00 fee must be paid at registration, this fee is non-refundable


      • July 16, 2024
      • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
      • Zoom Virtual Meeting
      Register

      Join us to discuss how we continue to grow the BLS membership and enhance each members experience.

      Join us to discuss how we continue to grow the BLS membership and enhance each members experience.

      Join Zoom Meeting -  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83862950361?pwd=NDVsODd3d091Nm1YNXhqVlQ0TlovQT09
      Meeting ID: 838 6295 0361
      Password: Membership

      • August 01, 2024
      • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
      • To Be Determined
      Register

      Together we will:

      • Network with other professionals serving the senior community and those who provide mental health services
      • Discuss trending techniques, current challenges and community resources
      • Find new ways to prioritize your mental health and well-being
        • August 06, 2024
        • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
        • Zoom Video Conference
        Register

        You are invited to join the BLS Pinellas Fundraising Committee meeting.  Our efforts will concentrate on the annual Hearts & Hope fundraiser to benefit seniors that reside in Pinellas county. 

        This will be a Zoom video conference, Zoom login information will be sent after you RSVP for the meeting.  We hope you will join us!
        Chair Sheri Gruden - SheriGruden@empathhealth.org

        • August 07, 2024
        • 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
        • Cypress Palms - 400 Lake Ave NE, Largo FL 33771
        Register

        The LGBTQ+ Elder Initiative invites you to be part of the committee where diversity meets dedication!

        As part of BLS, we're dedicated to crafting an inclusive future for our LGBTQ+ elders.

        In 2024, we prioritize fostering understanding through education, ensuring every senior feels seen and celebrated. Join us in organizing pride-friendly events that spread joy, love, and acceptance. Let's make a difference together - because every senior deserves a life filled with dignity, respect, and the celebration of their true selves!

        These meetings will be in-person and available via Zoom. 
        Zoom link will be emailed when you register.



        • August 08, 2024
        • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
        • 211 Tampa Bay Cares - 13921 Icot Blvd. Suite 700 Clearwater, Fl 33760
        Register

        The Silver Santas committee invites you to attend their committee meeting.
        While we are meeting in-person, we will continue to offer Zoom video conference, Zoom login information will be sent after you RSVP for the meeting.  We hope you will join us!

         
        • August 09, 2024
        • 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
        • La Orilla - 3600 34th Street South, St. Petersburg FL 33711
        Register

        This is a wonderful opportunity to network and expand your business connections. 

        Please note: all Chomp & Chat and Consortiums will be on the same time schedule of 8:30am for Networking & Breakfast, the formal meeting will begin at 9am.

        If you cannot attend, please cancel your registration!

        BLS Members - Free to attend
        Non-Members - $10.00 fee must be paid at registration, this fee is non-refundable


        • August 20, 2024
        • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
        • Zoom Virtual Meeting
        Register

        Join us to discuss how we continue to grow the BLS membership and enhance each members experience.

        Join us to discuss how we continue to grow the BLS membership and enhance each members experience.

        Join Zoom Meeting -  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83862950361?pwd=NDVsODd3d091Nm1YNXhqVlQ0TlovQT09
        Meeting ID: 838 6295 0361
        Password: Membership

        • September 03, 2024
        • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
        • Zoom Video Conference
        Register

        You are invited to join the BLS Pinellas Fundraising Committee meeting.  Our efforts will concentrate on the annual Hearts & Hope fundraiser to benefit seniors that reside in Pinellas county. 

        This will be a Zoom video conference, Zoom login information will be sent after you RSVP for the meeting.  We hope you will join us!
        Chair Sheri Gruden - SheriGruden@empathhealth.org

        • September 04, 2024
        • 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
        • Cypress Palms - 400 Lake Ave NE, Largo FL 33771
        Register

        The LGBTQ+ Elder Initiative invites you to be part of the committee where diversity meets dedication!

        As part of BLS, we're dedicated to crafting an inclusive future for our LGBTQ+ elders.

        In 2024, we prioritize fostering understanding through education, ensuring every senior feels seen and celebrated. Join us in organizing pride-friendly events that spread joy, love, and acceptance. Let's make a difference together - because every senior deserves a life filled with dignity, respect, and the celebration of their true selves!

        These meetings will be in-person and available via Zoom. 
        Zoom link will be emailed when you register.



        • September 05, 2024
        • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
        • Area Agency on Aging Pasco-Pinellas - 9549 koger Blvd North, Unit 100, St. Petersburg FL 33702
        Register

        Together we will:

        • Network with other professionals serving the senior community and those who provide mental health services
        • Discuss trending techniques, current challenges and community resources
        • Find new ways to prioritize your mental health and well-being
          • September 12, 2024
          • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
          • 211 Tampa Bay Cares - 13921 Icot Blvd. Suite 700 Clearwater, Fl 33760
          Register

          The Silver Santas committee invites you to attend their committee meeting.
          While we are meeting in-person, we will continue to offer Zoom video conference, Zoom login information will be sent after you RSVP for the meeting.  We hope you will join us!

           
          • September 12, 2024
          • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
          • Cypress Palms - 400 Lake Ave NE, Largo FL 33771
          Register

          This community-focused expo aims to connect new caregivers with the services and knowledge you provide.

          Attendees:  Are you facing the possibility of taking over care for your loved one? Not sure where to even start? Join us for a special event where we'll hear from experts you need to know on your caregiving journey. Learn the questions you should be asking and meet the people who can help. Visit with experienced professionals who know how to best support you and your loved one. Get a gameplan on how to be a first-time caregiver and learn how to prepare and transition in helping your loved one. You are not alone! Panel discussion will take place from 4:30pm-5:30pm. Expo tables will be available before and after the panel discussion. Free for attendees. Light refreshments served. Door prizes.

          Interested in becoming a sponsor? This community-focused expo aims to connect new caregivers with the services and knowledge you provide.

          Can we put a number in front of the registration type so that they appear in this order?

          1. General Attendee- Free
          2. Villager Vendor Table- BLS Member Rate- $50
          3. Villager Vendor Table- BLS Non-Member Rate- $100
          4. Caregiving Can Be Sweet Dessert Sponsor- $200
          5. Tell a Friend Marketing Sponsor- $250
          6. Relax, We’re Here for You Relaxation Station Sponsor- $300


          Questions can be sent to:

          Colette Florido - Mobile 630-841-7355 - Colette@ComeCRWorld.com
          LynnMarie Boltze - 813-625-8734 - LynnMarieGuardian@gmail.com

          • September 13, 2024
          • 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
          • Lake Seminole Square - 8333 Seminole Blvd, Seminole FL 33772
          Register

          This is a wonderful opportunity to network and expand your business connections. 

          Please note: all Chomp & Chat and Consortiums will be on the same time schedule of 8:30am for Networking & Breakfast, the formal meeting will begin at 9am.

          If you cannot attend, please cancel your registration!

          BLS Members - Free to attend
          Non-Members - $10.00 fee must be paid at registration, this fee is non-refundable


          • September 17, 2024
          • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
          • Zoom Virtual Meeting
          Register

          Join us to discuss how we continue to grow the BLS membership and enhance each members experience.

          Join us to discuss how we continue to grow the BLS membership and enhance each members experience.

          Join Zoom Meeting -  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83862950361?pwd=NDVsODd3d091Nm1YNXhqVlQ0TlovQT09
          Meeting ID: 838 6295 0361
          Password: Membership

          • October 01, 2024
          • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
          • Zoom Video Conference
          Register

          You are invited to join the BLS Pinellas Fundraising Committee meeting.  Our efforts will concentrate on the annual Hearts & Hope fundraiser to benefit seniors that reside in Pinellas county. 

          This will be a Zoom video conference, Zoom login information will be sent after you RSVP for the meeting.  We hope you will join us!
          Chair Sheri Gruden - SheriGruden@empathhealth.org

          • October 02, 2024
          • 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
          • Cypress Palms - 400 Lake Ave NE, Largo FL 33771
          Register

          The LGBTQ+ Elder Initiative invites you to be part of the committee where diversity meets dedication!

          As part of BLS, we're dedicated to crafting an inclusive future for our LGBTQ+ elders.

          In 2024, we prioritize fostering understanding through education, ensuring every senior feels seen and celebrated. Join us in organizing pride-friendly events that spread joy, love, and acceptance. Let's make a difference together - because every senior deserves a life filled with dignity, respect, and the celebration of their true selves!

          These meetings will be in-person and available via Zoom. 
          Zoom link will be emailed when you register.



          • October 03, 2024
          • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
          • To Be Determined
          Register

          Together we will:

          • Network with other professionals serving the senior community and those who provide mental health services
          • Discuss trending techniques, current challenges and community resources
          • Find new ways to prioritize your mental health and well-being
            • October 10, 2024
            • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
            • 211 Tampa Bay Cares - 13921 Icot Blvd. Suite 700 Clearwater, Fl 33760
            Register

            The Silver Santas committee invites you to attend their committee meeting. While we are meeting in-person, we will continue to offer Zoom video conference, Zoom login information will be sent after you RSVP for the meeting.  We hope you will join us!

             
            • October 11, 2024
            • 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
            • To Be Determined
            Register

            This is a wonderful opportunity to network and expand your business connections. 

            Please note: all Chomp & Chat and Consortiums will be on the same time schedule of 8:30am for Networking & Breakfast, the formal meeting will begin at 9am.

            If you cannot attend, please cancel your registration!

            BLS Members - Free to attend
            Non-Members - $10.00 fee must be paid at registration, this fee is non-refundable


            • October 15, 2024
            • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
            • Zoom Virtual Meeting
            Register

            Join us to discuss how we continue to grow the BLS membership and enhance each members experience.

            Join us to discuss how we continue to grow the BLS membership and enhance each members experience.

            Join Zoom Meeting -  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83862950361?pwd=NDVsODd3d091Nm1YNXhqVlQ0TlovQT09
            Meeting ID: 838 6295 0361
            Password: Membership

            • November 05, 2024
            • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
            • Zoom Video Conference
            Register