If you’re a senior living in the North Country, NY, Senior Planet is here for you! Check out our virtual programs that teach everything from personal finances to physical fitness. Subscribe to our newsletter to get the upcoming class schedule directly to your inbox. Need support? Give us a call at the Senior Planet center in Plattsburgh Mon-Fri, 10am-5pm: 518-566-4422

Welcome to Senior Planet in the 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, December 5 EST
11:30AM ET / 10:30AM CT / 9:30AM MT / 8:30AM PT

Introduction to Managing Your Privacy

Online

In this introductory lecture, we’ll review how ads target us online, how to limit tracking, where to find browser settings and extensions to better control how our information is shared. Hosted by Senior Planet North Country
Free
Mon, December 5 EST
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
Free seniors enjoying gathering for technology classes through Senior Planet
Tue, December 6 EST
9:00AM ET / 8:00AM CT / 7:00AM MT / 6:00AM PT

Stronger Bones

Online

Activate the joints and muscles and increase mental focus during this exercise class. Hosted by Senior Planet North Country
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Tue, December 6 EST
12:00PM ET / 11:00AM CT / 10:00AM MT / 9:00AM PT

Google Photos

Senior Planet Center – Plattsburgh

This hands-on workshop explores some of the basic features of the Google Photos app and will walk you through the steps of backing up your photos on your smartphone or mobile device to Google Photos. Hosted by Senior Planet North Country

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