Life & Culture

Thursday, August 31, 2023

Senior Planet talks to…Donnie Emerson

Singer Donnie Emerson talks about how his musical success finally came – to the big screen – with Dreamin’ Wild starring Casey Affleck and Zooey Deschanel.

Monday, August 28, 2023

Get Social – and Get Support

Support groups can make handling challenging health conditions like diabetes, heart disease, or cancer less daunting.

Thursday, August 24, 2023

Lives of the Winged and Furry: Wildlife Cams

Why watch TV when you can browse live streaming video of elephants, pandas, or other animals at play. Tell us your favorites!

Sunday, August 13, 2023

Play August: Creativity Themed Crossword Puzzle

What’s your creativity IQ? Test your skills with our monthly crossword puzzle.

Monday, July 31, 2023

Striking the Right Chords

Learn about a Senior Planet virtual Open Mic community where older adults nationwide explore or rediscover their inner musicians.

Sunday, July 30, 2023

Play July: Finance Themed Crossword Puzzle

Show me the (e)money with this finance themed crossword puzzle. Test your skills with our monthly crossword puzzle.

Thursday, July 27, 2023

Senior Planet Talks to…Candice DeLong, Retired FBI Profiler

Retired FBI criminal profiler, bestselling author and globally recognized homicide expert Candice DeLong talks about her career and cases.

Monday, July 24, 2023

Get Social…on the Dance Floor

Dancing can improve cardiovascular activity, boost  strength and balance, enhance brain power, reduce stress and amp your social life.

Thursday, July 6, 2023

Senior Planet Talks to…Leo Sayer

70s pop star Leo Sayer talks exclusively to Senior Planet about his newest venture, his 20 Minute Theory and why he still feels like dancing.

Monday, June 26, 2023

Get Dirty – and Get Social – in a Community Garden

Think you have a green thumb? Try joining a community garden and cultivate food, herbs, beauty – and friendships.

Thursday, June 22, 2023

Senior Planet Talks to…Smokey Robinson

Smokey Robinson talks about life, sex, winemaking, golf, and his newest album, Gasms, in this exclusive Senior Planet interview.

Thursday, June 15, 2023

TV Dads We Love

In honor of Father’s Day, take a look at this random handful of popular TV dads and add your own favorites.

Sunday, June 11, 2023

Play June: Social Media Themed Crossword Puzzle

Are you social media savvy? Test your skills with our monthly crossword puzzle.

Friday, June 9, 2023

Meet Senior Planet’s New Crossword Puzzle Expert: Adrienne Raphel

Meet Senior Planet’s ne!west contributor, crossword puzzle creator Adrienne Raphel. She’ll design a monthly crossword exclusively for Senior Planet visitors starting June 11.

Tuesday, May 30, 2023

Memorial Day: Ghosts of History – And More

For Memorial Day, view a photo ‘mashup” of places where US GI’s liberated Europe, then and now…and learn how you can help preserve their memories.