Category Archives: Magnolia @ 9th

News from Magnolia@9th: PEARLS Program

EngAGE sponsored a presentation by El Sol Neighborhood Educational Center regarding PEARLS, a Program to Encourage Active, Rewarding Lives for Seniors. This program is an individual, home-based, participant driven service for older adults designed to reduce symptoms of depression and improve … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia@9th: Quilling

Sometimes crafting requires tuning your fine motor skills in order to show your creativity. At Magnolia at 9th Senior Apartments in San Bernardino, CA, crafters have taken up quilling, an art form that involves the use of strips of paper that are rolled, shaped, and … Continue reading

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EngAGE Classes Help Residents with Tech Challenges

In an article entitled, “Technology Is Not Friendly to the Elderly,” writer Janice Broughton, MD, opines the difficulties older people face when they’re introduced to high tech devices: “Computers, at their best, make our worlds larger and extend the capacity of … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia@9th: Hand-Crafting

At Magnolia@9th in San Bernardino, CA,the Craft Class provides not only an opportunity to be creative, but also a sense of community and fulfillment every Monday.                             … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia @ 9th: Crafting for the Community Cup

The Craft Class at Magnolia@9th in San Bernadino, CA,  is gearing up for the EngAGE Community Cup (formerly the EngAGE Senior Olympics). Residents are attending the class with extra enthusiasm and dedication because they have been working on the project … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia@9th: Hand-Crafting

Residents at Magnolia@9th Senior Apartments in San Bernardino, CA, spend their afternoons crafting and laughing with their neighbors. They love having new craft projects each month. Recently, they learned to work with empty plastic water and soda bottles to create flowers … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia @ 9th: Summer Fun & Learning

Summer at Magnolia at 9th Senior Apartments in San Bernardino includes classes in Art, Hand-Crafting, Yoga/Meditation, and an informative presentation about health insurance. Instructor Clarisa Arostegui taught the residents the paper quilling technique using a comb to create paper flowers … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia@9th: New Hand-Crafting Class

Residents at Magnolia@9th  Senior Apartments in San Bernardino, CA, are excited to have new EngAGE programming designed to promote their creative abilities: Craft Class will meet three times a month for two hours each session. Participants are currently working on … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia @ 9th: Screen Printing

The Residents of Magnolia at 9th in San Bernardino celebrated their last Art class in January with Instructor Julian Rubalcaba by learning how to use positive and negative space, and shape to begin screen printing. They really enjoyed the project … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia @ 9th: Collage, Mixed Media, & Watercolors

From Magnolia at 9th Senior Apartments in San Bernardino: Art with Matt instructor Matthew McMillon leads both beginner and advanced artists in learning about different techniques and mediums while exploring and discovering their own creative potential. Projects: Collage Mixed-Media Art-Making … Continue reading

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