Conversations: Life in the Second Half with Tracey Barnes Priestley

January 12, 2016

Meet the featured guests from the new KEET, Channel 13 television show which explores aging in the 21st century. You may learn a thing or two, be inspired to try something new, or just enjoy the company of some very interesting people who are living life after 50 to the fullest.

Preview episodes of the show, talk with guests and get a behind-the-scenes look at what goes into a television production. Tues., Jan. 26 from 7:30-9 p.m. OLLI Members $10/all others add $25 non-member fee.

Series airs on KEET Channel 13 Thursdays at 7:30 p.m., Jan. 28-Feb. 25

Thurs., Jan. 28 BARBARA GROOM From pharmacist to brewmaster, the owner of Lost Coast Brewery talks about why she isn’t quite ready to retire.
Thurs., Feb. 4 JOYCE HOUSTON Committed to healthy aging, this retired nutritionist eats well, keeps moving, stays engaged and is thoroughly enjoying herself!
Thurs., Feb. 11
One half of a 50-year marriage, a respected teacher shares how she is a loving caregiver while still managing to take care of herself in retirement.
Thurs., Feb. 18
Marriage is something most people take for granted. Not these two! It’s added nothing but good things to their busy retirement.
Thurs., Feb. 25
This retired educator approaches age with wit, wisdom and a can-do attitude, even in the face of loss that we all encounter as we age.
Thurs., March 3
Guidebook collaborators and long-time OLLI faculty members share their enthusiasm and passion for lifelong learning.
Host Tracey Barnes Priestley, M.A., enjoys a career as both a writer and therapist, turned life coach. In addition to her coaching practice, she also writes a print column and blogs about life in the second half.
For more information or to sign up, call OLLI: 826-5880 or visit us online at

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