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Category Archives: Cantabria/Asturias
Polet Zargarian is the amazing painting teacher at Cantabria/Asturias in North Hollywood, CA, where there is an active painting class. Residents come every week and bring their creativity. One enthusiastic artist made a painting of a Rooster because this is the year … Continue reading
Residents at Cantabria/Asturias in Panorama City, CA, got very excited about the WSH Holiday Card Contest (WSH Management manages a number of EngAGE communities). In past years, Fred had won, so the other art students were a little intimidated, but … Continue reading
We may be immersed in the December holidays, but let’s take a look back at some of the Halloween fun at several of our EngAGE properties: Andalucia, La Coruña and Cantabria/Asturias in Panorama City, and Park Plaza in North Hollywood, CA. Andalucia had … Continue reading
EngAGE loves to provide opportunities for intergenerational learning and fun Here are two fine examples: In Polet’s painting class at Cantabria/Asturias in Panorama City, a grandchild accompanies his grandmother and they work together on art projects. And in Anne Apra’s cooking … Continue reading
Instructor Jean Richie teaches grammar, pronunciation, and vocabulary to interested residents whose first language is not English. The class members converse with each other in order to become more comfortable speaking English, and Jean makes suggestions to correct any grammatical … Continue reading
Pamela Roylance leads a weekly yoga class at Cantabria/Asturias. Yoga provides safe exercise and facilitates increased flexibility, strength, and endurance, as well as a relaxed and focused mental state. Michelle Yu uses games, poetry, magazines, collages and many other things … Continue reading
Concert by Lilia, a Karoake singer who can sing in four languages: Residents Cora and her husband, Raphael, are both musicians, so Cora took the microphone and she and Lilia sang a duet together – quite beautiful. Then Raphael played on the piano … Continue reading
Health Seminar: Steviann talked about the importance of walking and the value of nutritionally packed “super foods.” Michelle led the English Conversation group which discussed everything from politics in Nicaragua and Thailand to practical things like grocery coupons. Computer Class: … Continue reading
Last month, residents enjoyed a Christmas Carol Sing-A-Long with Louahn Lowe for the second year, there was a huge turnout for the Jewelry Class with Michelle Kreger, and the computer class returned with Steviann teaching all the basic skills. Yoga and Zumba classes … Continue reading
There’s been a lot of activity to fill up the bright new calendar and notice board at Cantabria and Asturias, including resumption of the Computer Class after a hiatus of several months. Drummer Clarence Johnston continues to lead his popular discussion group … Continue reading