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Welcome to Senior Planet North Country!

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?

Upcoming Classes

Free
Mon, May 16 EDT
10:15AM ET / 9:15AM CT / 8:15AM MT / 7:15AM PT

Affordable Home Internet

Online

This lecture goes over basic information you need to know when signing up for home Internet service. Hosted by Senior Planet North Country
Free senior-job-hunting
Mon, May 16 EDT
11:30AM ET / 10:30AM CT / 9:30AM MT / 8:30AM PT

Job Searching in the Digital Age

Online

This lecture will provide an overview of how to use social media in your job search, demonstrate digital job searching tools like LinkedIn, and offer tips and advice to job seekers.
Free The Cloud Basics part 1
Mon, May 16 EDT
1:15PM ET / 12:15PM CT / 11:15AM MT / 10:15AM PT

Cloud Storage

Online

In this lecture, you’ll learn the basics of cloud storage — a technology that lets you store documents, images, and other media files remotely while giving you greater accessibility, reliability, and protection for your important data. Hosted by Senior Planet North Country
Free
Mon, May 16 EDT
2:00PM ET / 1:00PM CT / 12:00PM MT / 11:00AM PT

Easy-to-Follow Tai Chi

Online

Move, breathe and flow during this gentle, slow, flowing form of exercise. Hosted by Senior Planet North Country

News & Stories

Senior Planet News

Your Wish of a Lifetime – Granted

Hey, Seniors! Ever wanted to go sky diving, or visit someone far away - but didn't have the cash? Here's a way to have your wish granted!
Inspiring Stories

Carolyn, 73: Adventure is Out There

Sponsored Athlete Carolyn Hartfield shares her story of transformation from city girl to outdoor enthusiast; join her on a virtual hike May 18!
Senior Planet News

Meet the Panelists – Creative Expression for Civic Engagement

Meet the panelists and moderator for Senior Planet's upcoming visual artist panel on May 10.
Senior Planet News

A Senior Planet Milestone!

Senior Planet reaches a major milestone - and invites you to be a part of it.

Latest Articles

Man receiving medical care from doctor
Coronavirus

COVID Booster, Round Two?

If you are 50 plus, it's likely you are eligible for a second COVID vaccine booster. Here's what else to know.
Book Club

Senior Planet Book Club: Conjure Women by Afia Atakora (Week 3)

We read Part 2 this week. Let us know what you think in the Book Lovers Club on Senior Planet Community!
Work & Money

New Rules in Estate Planning

The Secure Act changed the rules for non-spousal inherited retirement accounts; some upfront planning spares your inheritors a big tax bill.
Open Thread

Open Thread: Time Bandits

Is getting older like having an unpaid second job? Readers weigh in on the time - and timewasters - it takes to manage modern life. Add yours!