Inspiring Stories

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.

Thursday, April 14, 2022

Senior Planet talks to…James ‘Jimmy’ Carrozo

Lifelong actor, entertainer and LGBTQ+ activist Jimmy Carrozo talks about his life and finally making his big screen debut at 84.

Thursday, April 7, 2022

Preserving the Legacy of a Legendary Gardener

Pearl Fryar, 82, is a self-taught, award-winning topiary artist and Mike Gibson is giving new life to his nationally recognized garden.

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

People We Love: Henrietta Mantooth, 97, Painter and Unabashed Humanist

Henrietta Mantooth, 97, talks about being a Painter and an “Unabashed Humanist.”