Category Archives: Learning

News from ACE/121: ESL Pot Luck Breakfast

Participants in the ESL class at ACE/121 in Glendale, CA, enjoyed a holiday Pot Luck Breakfast with teacher Lisa Cirincone.  

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News from Cotton’s Point: Discussion Group

Community Outreach Alliance, Right at Home Care , VITAS Healthcare,  and EngAGE collaborate each month to bring important topics for discussion to our residents at Cotton’s Point Senior Apartments in San Clemente, CA. At this session, the topic was “Gratitude.” … Continue reading

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Museums Free-for-All Day: Sunday, January 28th

Dozens of local museums invite visitors to attend free of charge on this special day. See the complete list here. This offer is for general museum admission only and does not apply to specially ticketed exhibitions. Regular parking fees apply at … Continue reading

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News from La Coruña: ESL

Lisa Cirincione is the teacher the ESL (English as a Second Language) class at La Coruña Senior Apartments in Van Nuys, CA. This month they have been working on vocabulary about travel and different landscapes around the world. They learned … Continue reading

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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 NoHo: How Our Brains Work

On Thursday, Dr. Ravi Rao captivated and wowed residents at NoHo Senior Arts Colony, in North Hollywood, CA, with his exceptional presentation which explored facts about how our brains work. Intelligent discussions arose from questions posed by our curious residents … Continue reading

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News from Piedmont: Fun and Games and Learning

Residents at Piedmont Senior Apartments in North Hollywood, CA, thanked their volunteer Poker teacher as they celebrated his final class before he returns to school at Northeastern University in Boston. Bingo with a purpose: In the Spanish class taught by … Continue reading

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News from Metro Hollywood: Summer Arts and Learning

Residents at The Metro @ Hollywood Senior Apartments in Hollywood, CA, enjoy learning new painting techniques and get some very fine results.     A popular new creative and meditative pastime is coloring. Refining the ability to shade work is … Continue reading

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News from Coventry Court: Essentials of Aging Class

This was the final group project for the Essentials of Aging class at Coventry Court in Tustin, CA. Residents brought in magazine and newspaper clippings that referenced different topics in the Essentials of Aging curriculum discussed over the past 14 weeks. … Continue reading

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On the Move: Older Adult Transportation Info Event on 4/28

On the Move Riders Club presents an Older Adult Transportation Pop-Up Event in partnership with Sherman Oaks/East Valley Adult Center on Friday, April 28th, from 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM . Come learn everything there is to know about using public … Continue reading

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