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St. Louis Senior Olympics: 40th Anniversary Kickoff Celebration
May 23, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Kick off the 40th St. Louis Senior Olympics in Style!
Thursday, May 23
Staenberg Family Complex/Creve Coeur
All events are FREE!
Schedule of Events
12-4pm: AARP Fitness Fair (Edison Gymnasium)
1:30-4pm: Tap Dance Exhibition (Mirowitz Performing Arts Center)
5-6pm: Sports Panel (Mirowitz Performing Arts Center)
6pm: Opening Ceremonies & Walk of Ages (Mirowitz Performing Arts Center)
Sports Panel featuring….
Moderated by longtime J supporter Jerry Ehrlich, the panel will discuss healthy aging, their accomplishments and how they continue to participate in athletics and fitness.
Rich Grawer, St. Louis Basketball Coach
Mark Gorski, Olympic gold medal cyclist
Ellen Port, eight-time national champion golfer
Following the panel, welcome St. Louis’ own Dr. Connie Sexauer to discuss her newest book, From a Park to a Stadium, a Little Piece of Heaven and how it brings together her love of history, cultural studies, social change and changes in sports.