Category Archives: Cantabria/Asturias

News from Cantabria/Asturias: English as a Second Language

This month, we are featuring the ESL (English as a Second Language) Class taught by Lisa Cirincinione at Cantabria Senior Apartments and Asturias Senior Apartments in Panorama City, CA. A recent class focused on how to have conversations about making … Continue reading

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News from Cantabria/Asturias: Needlecraft Culminating Event

Craig has been teaching Needlecraft at Cantabria Senior Apartments and Asturias Senior Apartments in Panorama City, CA, since last fall. Craig has a large group of folks with varying levels of expertise who come every week and they create. They make … Continue reading

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News from Cantabria/Asturias: Yoga

The ladies of Cantabria Senior Apartments and Asturias Senior Apartments in Panorama City, CA, have been taking their yoga seriously. When last I visited them about six months ago, they were coming along, still on their mats, still finding their … Continue reading

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News from Cantabria/Asturias: Art Class

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

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News from Cantabria/Asturias: WSH Holiday Card Contest

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

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Flashback Friday: Andalucia, La Coruña, Cantabria/Asturias, and Park Plaza Celebrate Halloween

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

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News from Cantabria/Asturias and Andalucia: Intergenerational Learning

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

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Cantabria/Asturius: English Conversation

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

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Cantabria/Asturias: Yoga, English Conversation, and Computer Classes

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

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News from Cantabria and Asturias

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

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