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Wednesday, September 23

Senior Planet’s Creative Writing Club

A poet, editor and Senior Planet Program Assistant shares her expertise with Senior Planet members in this writing workshop.

Wednesday, September 9

The Reverend Dora DeVan’s Civil Rights Story

Watch this presentation from Senior Planet Colorado member, Dora DeVan, as she shares the personal story of her family’s civil rights struggle.

Wednesday, September 2

Liliana Cortez, 76: Strong and Ready to Serve

A lifelong interest in yoga and other holistic practices helped Liliana Cortez make an important decision.

Wednesday, August 26

Arline Rubin: Crafting Her Way Through Quarantine

NYC Member, Arline, is staying sane inside by staying busier than ever with a dizzying array of crafts…and a few Senior Planet online classes.

Saturday, August 22

The New York Times: “Recognize Misinformation on the Internet”

Senior Planet’s “How to Spot Fake News” online lecture is featured in this new guide for older adults from The New York Times.

Friday, August 21

News12: “Non-profit Program Helps Seniors Learn Technology Skills”

Senior Planet member Virginia Hamlin and OATS Executive Director Tom Kamber spoke to News12 in this feature for National Senior Citizens Day.

Monday, August 17

Happy Senior Citizens Day!

Join us on August 21 as we mark Senior Citizens’ Day with a special Zoom discussion about following your dreams.

Wednesday, August 5

Senior Planet Montgomery Inspires New Shopping Habits

Drive to the store? Not anymore! Members talk about Senior Planet Montgomery’s Shopping on Amazon workshop

Wednesday, July 29

Senior Planet Debuts with Seniors in Play

A group of seniors develop their acting chops with the help of celebrity Tony Plana.

Wednesday, July 22

Doris Slay-Barber is Aging with HAT-titude

Doris Slay-Barber spent decades working in the San Antonio school system, building a legacy (and some software) that will last for decades to come.

Wednesday, July 15

Making Seniorplanet.org More Accessible

How to use our newest feature on seniorplanet.org.

Monday, June 29

AARP: How to Set Up an Online Social Security Account

Senior Planet collaborated with AARP to produce a series of articles and webinars on popular topics, including the My Social Security online program.

Wednesday, June 24

Meet the Member: Suzi Fogarty 

Denver’s newest cover girl talks about her new writing career and says “I was born with attitude, then I survived with attitude. Now I’m aging with attitude.”

Wednesday, June 17

Stay Connected!

It’s a trend! Seniors calling seniors to Stay Connected!

Thursday, June 11

NYC MOCTO: “City of New York Delivers 10,000 Internet Devices to older NYCHA Residents”

OATS and Senior Planet have been selected to provide training, support, and a brand new curriculum.