Author: Pamela Hugi

Saturday, November 12, 2022

Conoce al entrenador: Cas Castro

Cas Castro, entrenador físico de Senior Planet, habla sobre Morning Stretch, su horóscopo y kung fu.

Saturday, November 12, 2022

Meet the Trainer: Cas Castro

Cas Castro, fitness trainer for Senior Planet, talks about Morning Stretch, his horoscope and kung fu.

Thursday, November 10, 2022

Inspiring Stories: The Third Act

Two expectation-defying men found success turning an artistic passion into new careers later in life. What’s your third act?

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Sokie Lee, 64, Mobilizes Clean-up Campaigns

Sokie Lee and her partner, Ken, organize large scale clean-ups of neglected areas in Manhattan with hundreds of volunteers.

Saturday, October 8, 2022

Meet the Trainer: Gloria Barksdale

Gloria Barksdale is a self-described Virginia farm girl who reinvented herself into an IT wizard and teacher/trainer for Senior Planet.

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Meet Evana Lewis, 73 – Comedy Special Star

Meet Evana Lewis – Senior Planet Participant and one of the stars of the comedy special “Good Timing with Jo Firestone.”

Saturday, September 10, 2022

Conoce a la entrenadora: Michelle Sanchez

Michelle Sanchez, entrenadora de tecnología para Senior Planet en NYC, habla sobre su trabajo, su herencia y el Club de español.

Saturday, September 10, 2022

Meet the Trainer: Michelle Sanchez

Michelle Sanchez, technology trainer for Senior Planet in NYC, talks about her work, her heritage, and the Spanish Club.

Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Inspiring Stories: Edith and Her “Gratitude Trip”

Edith, who is in her 70s and still working full-time, recently returned from traveling across the Canadian Rockies alone for 37 days.

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

It’s YOUR Day!

This August – we’re loud and proud for senior citizens!  Here’s how to celebrate National Senior Citizens Day this month!

Saturday, August 13, 2022

Meet the Trainer: Wanda Woods

If you’ve taken a class from Senior Planet in Colorado, it is likely you already know the magic Wanda Woods brings to her job as Senior Planet trainer.  

Wednesday, July 27, 2022

People We Love: Norma and Art Menard

Norma and Art Menard talk about how they are delivering free tech classes and re-building their rural community after a difficult and isolating time.

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

People We Love: Drag Queen Jazzanne Capri

Meet Drag Queen Jazzanne Capri, the hostess of Senior Planet’s upcoming Pride Party! 

Saturday, June 11, 2022

Connected NYCHA: Meet Audrey, Outreach Coordinator Extraordinaire 

Audrey Hilliard started as a Senior Planet student in 2016 before quickly joining the staff as an outreach coordinator. Here’s her story.

Saturday, May 14, 2022

Connected NYCHA: Meet Amalia

Amalia has been taking Senior Planet classes since 2016, but it wasn’t until joining the Connected NYCHA program that she tapped into the joys of using technology in her day-to-day life.