Training, Events & Conferences

We offer training opportunities based on member interest and initiative.

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View our entire list of Upcoming Events here.


Reimagine: Third Annual CA Village Convening

REIMAGINE presented the following workshops on June 15 and 16, 2021:

  • Reframing Aging with Janine Vandenberg, Director and Chief Catalyst of Changing the Narrative
  • Building Communities of Belonging with The UNtraining
  • Evolving the Post-Pandemic Village with a panel of village leaders
  • Sponsorship and Financial Sustainability with Katie Brandon, Pasadena Village Executive Director
  • Play in Place with Evan Johnson
  • State of the Village Movement with Charlotte Dickson, Village Movement California Executive Director

Go to our webpage here for convening resources, including video-recordings.

Learn about our sponsors here.

Please reach out to Charlotte with any questions:, 510-900-6380

On Demand Training

Recordings of  web based workshops covering a range of topics are available on the member dashboard. You must be a member of Village Movement California to gain access. Join here.

Recordings of Zoom calls covering the village response to COVID-19 are available on the COVID-19 Resource page.

Community Care Connections members provide support through transportation assistance

Member Spotlight

Care Connections Network, Huntington Beach

Care Connections Network is a vibrant, active village located in suburban Huntington Beach, California. It is a faith-based village and its membership is comprised of both congregation and community members.  Members are focused on educational and social opportunities and the most popular of these is the monthly educational seminars with a free lunch. Seminar presenters are sourced from local community partners and vetted vendors or other organizations serving older adults often sponsor the lunch.