AARP North Dakota and the Red River Rainbow Seniors are co-sponsoring a series of lounge and learns of particular interest to the LGBT community.

All three lounge and learns are from 5:30-7 p.m. and will be held at the Delta by Marriott in Fargo. There is no charge to attend, but pre-registration is required. A light meal and refreshments will be provided.

These sessions are designed especially for the LGBT population and their loved ones. Anyone interested is welcome to attend.

LGBT Roundtable on Long-Term Care Lounge & Learn – Thursday, October 18
A roundtable discussion will be held with administrators of local long-term care facilities. They will share information and discuss the policies surrounding the LGBT population. Register at:

LGBT Caregiving Lounge & Learn with Amy Goyer – Wednesday, November 14
Amy Goyer, AARP’s Family and Caregiving expert and author of “Juggling Life, Work, and Caregiving,” will be the featured speaker. At some point in our lives, we will all become caregivers or need the help of a caregiver. We hope you’ll have the chance to come and hear Amy speak about the joys and challenges of caregiving and how to maintain your own health and find life balance while taking on this important role. Register at:

LGBT Legal Issues Lounge & Learn – Tuesday, December 11
Discussion around legal issues such as contracts, health care directives, property issues, bank accounts, and insurance will be covered by Susan Johnson-Drenth, a local attorney. Register at: