Category Archives: Learning

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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L.A. Adult Residents: Get a High School Diploma

We’ve posted in the past about advanced learning opportunities for older adults, but not everyone is ready for them. Some adults missed the opportunity to complete high school and would like to change that situation. Fortunately, the Los Angeles Public Library … Continue reading

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A Global Aging Summit — at Home

EngAGE Founder and Executive Director Tim Carpenter is a presenter in the Age Without Borders Virtual Summit on February 26th through March 4th. Over 50 experts in the field of aging will provide seven days of inspiring and engaging 30-minute video-based … Continue reading

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“Age Without Borders Virtual Summit” Features Tim Carpenter

EngAGE Founder and Executive Director Tim Carpenter is one of almost 50 of “the world’s most influential experts in the aging revolution” who are participating in the Age Without Borders Virtual Summit, February 26th through March 4th. The Summit experience consists … Continue reading

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