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Upcoming Events

Free
Tue March 2 | EST
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until 03/31/2021

Morning Stretch

Online

Start your day with a short morning stretch. Hosted by Senior Planet NYC
Free
Tue March 2 | EST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until 03/30/2021

Chair Yoga

Online

Follow various cues to develop body alignment and breath awareness. Hosted by Senior Planet NYC
Free
Tue March 2 | EST

Mandarin Multilingual Technology Program: Video Chat (視訊交談)

Online / By Phone

課程從一月份開始,將於每週二,早上9:30-10:30(太平洋時間),通過Zoom平台上課,教師將以國語講解及適當地安排翻譯課程內容,您將學習如何:瀏覽網站,使用Zoom主持會議與朋友和家人的視頻通話,使用電子郵件以及安全地在線購物!Hosted by Senior Planet @Avenidas
Free
Tue March 2 | EST

Online Shopping

Online

This lecture will provide a general introduction to shopping online using the popular website Amazon.com. Hosted by Senior Planet North Country

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The New York Times: Remote Learning Isn’t Just for Kids

In this New York Times article, Kerry Hannon reports on how the internet has empowered adult learners by providing new online tools to ramp up education and training.
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The New York Times: “Recognize Misinformation on the Internet”

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