CARP Supports the ARTS

Silver Screens Arts Festival

Presented by Ryerson University’s G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education’s Programs for 50+ and the LIFE Institute in Toronto.

June 1 — June 7, 2009

An exciting week of creativity offering inspiration, reflection, and personal perspectives.


Exciting, dynamic speakers who will challenge you to think ‘outside the box.’

•Dr. Gene Cohen, Director of Center on Aging, Health & Humanities at George Washington University

•Phyllis Yaffe, former CEO of Alliance Atlantis

•Steve Paikin, noted TV broadcaster

•Paula David , noted gerontologist on Women and Aging: Reclaiming Ourselves

•and many more!


Provocative dramatic performances that entertain and educate – performed and directed by ACT II STUDIO, a theatre program in The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education at Ryerson University, for adults aged 50+.


A weekend of films with guest experts discussing issues and stereotypes on aging and relationships.

Art / photography

Exhibits/offerings by older adults who have awakened their talents in later life.

For more information visit or call 416.979.5103.

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