March 23-25, 2025

The Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island, FL

Bring Your Spouse to Senior Living 100.

Spouses are an important part of our community, with many lasting friendships beginning at Senior Living 100. We roll out the red carpet for your guest, who will be treated like a VIP from start to finish.

Space is limited, so register yourself and your spouse, or contact Miriam Adams at (203) 644-1734 to secure your place.

2024 Program

Each year we craft a rich program for your spouse or significant other that showcases the very best of what the beautiful location and resort have to offer. In addition to fabulous recreation, spouses are invited to receptions and dinners, as well as activities designed just for them.

The 2025 Spouse Program will be announced in the fall.

Meet Our Spouse Program Director

Jackie Carlino, has overseencarlino.png the Senior Living 100 spouse program since 2016. In her spare time she loves refinishing wood furniture, and she brings that creativity and attention to detail to our spouses. She welcomes any feedback or questions at

Sunday, March 24

9:00 - 10:00 AM


10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Relax & Restore

Welcome to Laguna Niguel, where it's impossible to be stressed! With serene sound instruments and a stunning coastal view, this guided meditation will calm your mind and raise your energy.

12:30 - 1:30 PM


1:30 - 5:15 PM


Whale Watching
 The Amazing Race
E-Bike Tour of Laguna Beach
Hiking Strands Beach
Sushi & Sake Class

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5:30 - 7:00 PM

Sunset Reception

Monday, March 25

7:30 - 9:00 AM


9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

A Day in Laguna: Art Tour, Lunch & Shopping

Immerse yourself in the artistic colony of Laguna Beach! Our walking tour begins at the famous Sawdust Festival and takes us through more than 200 pieces of public art as we head towards Crescent Bay Park – where you'll find stunning oceanfront architecture and the most dramatic overlook in town. We'll enjoy a delicious coastal lunch at Las Brisas, and those who aren't ready to return to the hotel can join our Spouse Director for some shopping in Laguna's downtown village.

6:00 - 10:00 PM

Laguna Palooza Reception & Dinner

Tuesday, March 26

8:00 - 9:30 AM


9:00 - 10:00 AM

Books & Bubbles

Join the 7th annual Senior Living 100 Spouse Book Club as we sip mimosas and discuss “The Wishing Game” – an absorbing and whimsical novel by Meg Shaffer.

About "The Wishing Game"
Years ago, a reclusive mega-bestselling children’s author quit writing under mysterious circumstances. Suddenly he resurfaces with a brand-new book and a one-of-a-kind competition, offering a prize that will change the winner’s life.

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Poolside Cabanas

Unwind in a private poolside cabana while soaking up the sun and scenic views.

12:30 - 1:30 PM


2:15 - 5:45 PM


Sailing Regatta
Pickleball Clinic
 The Ritz-Carlton Spa
 Hiking Crystal Cove
Kitchen Showdown

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6:00 - 9:30 PM

Bohemian Basel Reception & Dinner

Wednesday, March 27

7:00 - 8:30 AM

Farewell Breakfast


What is included in my attendance?

Spouse Program attendance includes all meals, spouse program activities, recreation experiences, and receptions and dinners.

What should I pack?

The Senior Living 100 Spouse Program is resort casual.

  • "Senior Living 100 has the best spouse program! The activities are often things I wouldn't have the opportunity to experience otherwise."

    Joleen Klausman, 2022 Spouse Attendee
  • "The spouse program is second to none - my wife looks forward to it every year!"

    Stephen Borostyan, CFO, Paradise Valley Estates
  • "I didn't know what to expect, but I've been blown away. So fun!"

    Salma Mitha, 2022 Spouse Attendee
  • "I always enjoy meeting new people as well as seeing the 'regulars' each year!"

    Gary Myers, 2022 Spouse Attendee