Age Friendly Live – Virtual Events

In 2022, Civic Coffee events are held on the 4th Thursday of every month at 10:30 a.m. Pacific Time (exceptions may apply). Click below to join immediately (at event time) or get dial-in information. You can also watch this this event streaming on Facebook. Our next live event will be held virtually on Thursday, August 25, 2022. Join us then for Civic Coffee: Financial Awareness Month (DETAILS).

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Click the A schematic image of a YouTube playlist icon icon in the top right of the embedded YouTube playlist, below – to select a previous episode w/captions in 10 languages.** If you subscribe to our channel and click the bell, you’ll be notified when new videos are uploaded! **Languages subject to change.

Civic Coffee is a monthly event by Seattle Human Services where older people can meet community leaders and local government officials, ask questions and provide feedback. It is produced in partnership with The Seattle Public Library and was originally slated to take place at the Central Branch. Interpretation is offered by advance request (via agefriendly@seattle.gov). See links at the top of this page for topics and to join online, by phone or in-person, or to download event flyers in multiple languages.

large group of older adults who attended a past Age Friendly Seattle event in person

Why it Matters

Older adults deserve the opportunity to interact directly with decision-makers at City Hall and the community, no matter their location and ability to travel. Civic participation, social participation, and discourse are important components of health and well-being.

Photo (on left) – February 20, 2020: Civic Coffee about 2020 Census at SPL Central Branch, w/interpretation in Amharic, Korean and Russian. This was our last in-person event; hybrid event planning is under way for 2022!