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Senior Planet helps seniors learn new skills, save money, get in shape, and make new friends. Our courses, programs, and activities are changing the lives of older adults far beyond technology. Won’t you join us?

News & Stories

Senior Planet News

Get Fit, Have Fun, Give Back

Become a team captain with Team Senior Planet and get fit with other older adults in your neighborhood.
Senior Planet News

Senior Planet goes to CES

Want to know the latest in new tech? Senior Planet's Alex Glazebrook files this report about the Consumer Electronics Show.
Senior Planet News

New Membership, New Opportunities

Senior Planet reveals exciting new plans for 2020. Get the scoop here.
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Senior Planet News

A Holiday Greeting from Tom Kamber

A special holiday message from Tom Kamber, Executive Director of OATS.

Upcoming Events

FREE Playing chess
January 29 | 2:00pm3:00pm

Learn Chess

Webster Library

Learn some chess moves and meet new people at this easy introduction to the ultimate game of strategy.
FREE
January 30 | 12:30pm1:30pm

@ The Center: Getting Started With Instagram Workshop

Senior Planet Exploration Center NYC

Create an Instagram account In this workshop. RSVP required.
Free
January 30 | 4:00pm5:00pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until 03/19/2020

@ the Center: Fit Fusion Exercise Class

Senior Planet Exploration Center NYC

Fit Fusion is a fun blend of cardio, strengthening and stretching exercises.
FREE
January 30 | 6:00pm

Hidden Gems at the NYPL

Grand Central Library

Rarely seen photos of diverse cultures across two centuries are the starting point for an insightful panel discussion.

Latest Articles

Healthy Aging

About the Coronavirus

Get the facts about this new virus and its spread.
Activism & Advocacy

Martin Luther King, Jr: Quotes Beyond the Dream

King was a fierce critic of government policy and citizen apathy. Read these rousing quotes.
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Sex & Relationships

Ask Joan: Self-Conscious widow

Shy about starting intimacy? Sexpert Joan Price offers advice. Read on for details about Joan's talk exclusively for Senior Planet members...so join today!
Technology

Trading in your phone?

Thinking of trading in your phone? Read this first.