Category Archives: Learning

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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News from Long Beach Senior Arts Colony: Art as Exercise

EngAGE art teacher Colette Brown and her students at LBSAC got some nice press recently on Gazettes.com, “Long Beach’s Favorite Community Website.” From the article: Colette Brown, a 25-year-old researcher and artist, leads a ceramics class at Long Beach Senior … Continue reading

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News from San Antonio Gardens: Memory Games and Fitness

Residents tone up mentally as they work on their critical thinking skills during Memory Game class, and they tone up physically with Wii Fit in Health Awareness class. ~ Sandra Vargas, Regional Program Director  

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EngAGE Video: The Challenges of Learning About Technology

Thanks to EngAGE tech guru Miles Morse for making this wonderful video about the challenges older adults face when learning about technology, and thanks to our EngAGE community residents from Coventry Court, Dorado, and Jasmine Senior Apartments for participating on … Continue reading

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News from Metro Chinatown: ESL Bingo

  When does EngAGE like Bingo? When it’s ESL Bingo! Turning the game into a way to learn English as a second language makes it quite a worthwhile experience. Instructor Laura Martos teaches ESL at The Metro at Chinatown Senior Lofts … Continue reading

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Connecting with Others When You’re Homebound

Two great advantages of living in an EngAGE Community are (1) you and your neighbors share an interest in creativity, and (2) you have the opportunity to participate in stimulating classes and special events right there on site. But what can … Continue reading

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