The Senior Planet Center in NYC will be closed Monday, December 23 through Wednesday, January 1.

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Senior Planet News

Senior Planet Entrepreneurs to hold Holiday Fair

The entrepreneurs at Senior Planet New York City offer their arts and crafts at the annual Holiday Fair.
New York City

Speak, Memory: A Senior Planet Book Fair

Is there a book in you, trying to get out? Watch (in person or on our YouTube Channel) as our panel discusses their journey to publication.
Stories of Change

Meet a Member: Zoe Kennedy

A Senior Planet class saved Zoë's life; here's her story.

Upcoming Events

FREE
December 6 | 6:00pm9:00pm

Exhibit: Renaissance Sculpture

Frick Museum

The first US show ever of the works of a contemporary of Michaelangelo.
FREE
December 7 | 4:30pm6:30pm

Holiday on the Hudson

West Harlem Piers Park

Enjoy free hot chocolate, a holiday concert and a tree lighting at this Riverside Park location.
$14
December 8 | 11:00am6:00pm

Guercino: Virtuoso Draftsman

Morgan Library and Museum

Some of the works on display by this leader in Italian Baroque art have never before left private collections.
FREE
December 9 | 5:00pm

Broadway sings at Columbus Circle

The Shops at Columbus Circle

Be serenaded by Broadway stars - for free - under the holiday lights at the Shops at Columbus Circle.

Latest Articles

Healthy Aging

The surprising benefits of getting creative

Get creative - your brain (and the rest of you) will love you for it.
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In the Blogosphere: Is This Ageist?

Is it ageist to think that the rape of a 73-year-old woman is more awful than the rape of a young woman?
Healthy Aging

A new way to age in place…digitally.

A new digital platform launched in Connecticut helps seniors age in place with free services.
Technology

SIM Card Scam

Learn how to protect yourself from the latest way scammers can get control of your phone.