The Presentation

Dick has presented Mom, Dad...Can We Talk? Family Conversations That Make a Difference as Our Parents Grow Older to over 115 audiences of appreciative adult children across the country, and to professionals in service to older persons and their families.

Presentation Hosts


January 28           Villa Vista Grande                                           Jackson, MI

March 7               Immanuel Lutheran Communities               Kalispel, MT

April 28                Luther Connection                                         Minneapolis, MN

May/TBD             Ridgeview Medical Center                            Waconia, MN

May/TBD             The Blake at Woodcreek Farms                  Elgin, SC


October 4 - Moorhead, MN, Eventide   

October 5 - Jamestown, ND,Eventide                            

November 6 - West St. Paul, MN, St. Stephens Church

Blue Skies Over Texas – San Antonio, TX

Maars Financial Group – Ames, IA

Eventide – Fargo Moorhead, MN


April 28 -Albany, NY, Shaker Pointe

July 22 - Kansas City, Wexford Place

July 23 - Kansas City, Villa Ventura

July 27 - Dublin, OH, Dublin Retirement Village

July 28 & 29 - Toledo, OH, West Park Place

August 20 - Romeoville, IL, Weber Place

September 27 - Las Vegas, Lutheran Churches/Thrivent

October 4 - Newark, NJ, Green Hill

November 4 - Decorah, IA First Lutheran and Thrivent


July 9 - Kansas City Villa Ventura

July 10 - Kansas City Wexford Village

July 10 - Kansas City Wexford Assisted Living and Memmory Support

Jull 15 - Davenport Elmore Place

July 17 - Albuquerque Las Colinas

July 22 - Dublin Retirement Village, Dublin,Ohio

July 23 - Toledo West Park Place

July 24 - Romeoville West Park Place


LeadingAGE Michigan – Grand Rapids, MI
West Park Place – Toledo, OH
Elmore Place – Davenport, IA
Woodland Terrace – Tulsa, OK
Weber Place – Romeoville, IL
Oakwood University Woods - Madison, WI
Thrivent at Stoney Creek Inn - Moline, IL
Wexford Place - Kansas City, MO

The Barrington at Camel - Indianapolis, IN
Brethren Retirement Village - Lancaster, MN
RiverWoods Retirement Community - Exeter, NH
The Amsterdam at Harborside - Long Island, NY
Kiltipper Care Community - Dublin, Ireland
Fairview Ebenezer - Burnsville, MN
Cerenity Marian Center - St. Paul, MN
Millstream Commons - Northfield, MN
Somerby Retirement Community - Atlanta, GA
Bishop Spencer Retirement Community - Kansas City, MO
Meadow Lakes Assisted Living Community - Rochester, MN
Henry Ford Village - Detroit, MI
The Rotary Club of Rancho Mirage California
Trails of Orono Assisted Living in Orono/Long Lake, MN
Coventry Assisted Living in Mahtomedi, MN
Cherrywood Pointe Senior Living in Roseville, MN
Vennehjem – Decorah, IA
Aberdeen Heights- Kirkwood, MO
Deerfield Village – Urbandale, IA
LeadingAge Indiana – Indianapolis, IN
Aging Services of California – Palm Springs, CA
Hosanna! Church Eldercare Conference - Lakeville, MN
Tower Light on Wooddale Avenue – St. Louis Park, MN
RiverWoods (Repeat) - Exeter, MN
The Rotary Club of Rochester MN
Concordia Senior Living – Oklahoma City, OK
The Coventry – Mahtomedi, MN
Oak Hills Living Center – New Ulm, MN
The Kenwood – Cincinnati, OH
EARN/Senior Place – Owatonna, MN
Wesley Homes – Seattle, WA|

Aging Services of Minnesota Annual Institute - Minneapolis, MN
Mayo Clinic Annual Geriatric Conference - Rochester, MN
Maine/New Hampshire LeadingAge Annual Meeting - Portland, ME
Welcome Home, Inc. Annual Conference - Brainerd, MN
LeadingAge Annual Meeting - Chicago, IL
Aging Services of California - Palm Springs, CA
Mayo Clinic "Medical Edge" Radio Program: KROC-AM - Rochester, MN
Radio KLUP-930AM - with Dr. Carol Zernial, Well Med Charitable Foundation
Chippewa Valley Technical College, Menomonie, WI (10-11:30am) "Learning in Retirement"
The Jordana Green Show – WCCO 830AM, Minneapolis, MN
Assisi Heights Spirituality Center – Rochester, MN

LeadingAge Michigan - Grand Rapids, MI


St. John's Lutheran Church - Northfield, MN
Bethel Lutheran Church - Rochester, MN
Messiah Lutheran Church - Joliet, IL
Zumbro Lutheran Church - Rochester, MN
The Unitarian Society - Menomonie, WI


St. Anthony Park Library - St. Paul, MN
Red Cedar Medical Center - Menomonie, WI
St. Paul Public Library - St. Paul, MN