Tag Archives: creative aging

News from Casa Bonita: Hand-Crafting for Valentine’s Day

Artistic residents at Casa Bonita Senior Apartments in Huntington Park, CA, created two different Valentine’s Day art projects. For the first project, they painted puzzle pieces, then glued them on a foam heart shape and framed it. For the second project, … Continue reading

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News from San Antonio Gardens: Jewelry

Residents of San Antonio Gardens Senior Apartments in Norwalk, CA,  model their high fashion bracelets from the Jewelry Making Class. ~Essence Parker, Regional Program Director  

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Profiles: Composer John Kander

“Profiles” is an EngAGE Blog category devoted to occasional posts about older people who have made a significant creative impact in our world. Today’s subject: JOHN KANDER. JOHN KANDER, who celebrates his 90th birthday on March 18th, is the composer … Continue reading

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Experience Talks 3/19: Bill Thomas, MD

Tune in to Experience Talks, our weekly “Radio Magazine for the Experienced Listener,” on Sundays at 5:00 PM PT on KPFK 90.7 FM Los Angeles, 98.7 FM Santa Barbara, 99.5 China Lake, 93.7 N. San Diego, streaming live online, and … Continue reading

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News from Tavarua: Prepping for the Annual Art Show

We posted last week about the upcoming Annual Art Show at Tavarua Senior Apartments in Carlsbad, CA, on March 20th from 4 to 6 p.m. But it’s not only art preparation that’s keeping the residents busy; they’re also creating beautiful … Continue reading

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Helpful Income Tax Information

The tips in this article from the National Council on Aging were developed by the Senate Special Committee on Aging to help older people with filing their tax returns this year. Find out if your Social Security income is taxable, if you … Continue reading

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Save the Date – Saturday, 4/8: Join Us for the EngAGE in Creativity Annual Party for the Arts!

You’re invited! Join us and share the fun! Great ’60s and ’70s music by The Blue Links! We hope to see you at the party!  

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“The Artfully Aging Radio Hour” – Watch the Video Now!

EngAGE was proud to present “The Artfully Aging Radio Hour” on Sunday, 3/12, on our Experience Talks radio show on 90.7 KPFK-FM. Now we’re delighted to be able to share with you this video of the complete performance! Recorded live in … Continue reading

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Experience Talks Special Event – Sunday 3/12: “The Artfully Aging Radio Hour” from Minneapolis

Tune in to Experience Talks, our weekly “Radio Magazine for the Experienced Listener,” on Sundays at 5:00 PM PT on KPFK 90.7 FM Los Angeles, 98.7 FM Santa Barbara, 99.5 China Lake, 93.7 N. San Diego, streaming live online, and … Continue reading

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Older Drivers: When Is It Time to Give Up Your Keys?

As this post from NextAvenue states, “Physical changes can compromise safety, but a car means independence.” Interesting statistics are presented here, and plenty of food for thought. But when is it time to give up your keys? AARP has a … Continue reading

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