Life & Culture

Thursday, May 5, 2022

Cinco de Mayo

Hey everybody, it’s time to serve up those Margueritas. It’s Cinco de Mayo!

Monday, April 25, 2022

Get Social–and Garden!

Is spring putting you in a gardening mood? There’s good news about how to get social in the garden-even if you don’t have one!

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.

Monday, March 28, 2022

Keep Sharp – and Social – with Trivia

Keep your brain sharp and engage with friends with online trivia challenges.

Thursday, March 24, 2022

Do You Need a Retirement Coach?

If you think retirement is a smooth transition from the office to margaritas at poolside all day…you might need a retirement coach.

Thursday, March 17, 2022

Seniors in the Oscar Spotlight

Industry insiders describe the power of seniors in Hollywood, as performers and directors, this Oscar season.

Thursday, March 10, 2022

Carter-Burden’s Older Artist Gallery

An innovative gallery in Manhattan’s Chelsea area combats ageism by focusing on older artists.

Thursday, March 3, 2022

Senior Planet talks to…Wallace Shawn

Wallace Shawn tells Senior Planet how he’s been spending the pandemic….but does he reveal his favorite role?

Monday, February 28, 2022

Get Social – and Get Support

Joining a support group for medical conditions or caregiving can be a source of mental – and social – strength.

Thursday, February 17, 2022

Buffalo Soldiers: America’s Complicated Heroes

Learn the story of the last remaining Buffalo Soldier, and their complex – and amazing – role in American History.

Thursday, February 3, 2022

Senior Planet Habla con…Cheech Marin

Cheech Marin habla exclusivamente con Senior Planet sobre su interés en el arte Chicano, comó el envejece con actitud y la última vez que él vio a Tommy Chong.

Thursday, February 3, 2022

Senior Planet Talks to…Cheech Marin

Cheech Marin talks exclusively to Senior Planet about his interest in Chicano art, aging with attitude and the last time he saw Tommy Chong.

Thursday, January 27, 2022

Q&A: Artist Kevin Blythe Sampson

Kevin Blythe Sampson, a pioneer in many ways – in art and in breaking racial barriers – talks about his journey and the healing power of found objects.

Monday, January 24, 2022

Get Social….and Get Hired

Looking for work doesn’t necessarily mean flying solo, even for seniors. Find encouragement and tips here.

Thursday, January 13, 2022

Let’s Discuss!!

Senior Planet Discussion Groups, like “Finding Purpose, Wellness and Community After 60,” are great to build community or share experiences.