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Welcome to Senior Planet @Avenidas!

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 Events

Wed April 14 | EDT
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until 06/30/2021

Hosting A Zoom Meeting


In this hands-on workshop, we'll cover the most commonly used Zoom meeting controls. Hosted by Senior Planet @Avenidas
Wed April 14 | EDT

COVID-19 Vaccine Update with the CDC


This presentation from a CDC medical officer will cover the COVID-19 vaccines currently authorized in the United States. (Click on the event to submit your questions!) Hosted by Senior Planet NYC
Wed April 14 | EDT

Worthwhile Wednesday: Streaming and Smart TVs

Online / By Phone

This presentation will give an introduction to streaming: what it is, how to use it, and the variety of content available. Hosted by Senior Planet @Avenidas
Thu April 15 | EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until 06/30/2021

Short Story Discussion Group

Online / By Phone

Participants meet twice a week to discuss assigned short stories that we listen to as podcasts or read online. Hosted by Senior Planet @Avenidas

News & Stories

Stories of Change

Daryl Ries: Living Abroad and Loving It…and Life

One Senior Planet participant reports on living abroad from her winter home in Panama.
Stories of Change

What’s Your (Short) Story?

An online short story discussion group is building community thanks to one innovative Senior Planet trainer.
Senior Planet News

Calling All Authors!

Want to lend your experience and expertise to help other older adults break into the literary world?
Press Coverage

TODAY: “How you can help your aging parents from afar”

NBC News correspondent Vicky Nguyen interviews Tom Kamber, Executive Director of OATS & Senior Planet, about our virtual programs, help hotline, and more.

Latest Articles

Book Club

Senior Planet Book Club: The Vanishing Half

We read chapters 6-12 this week. Let's discuss!
Work & Money

Five Tax Tips for Retirees

You have until May 17 this year to file - plenty of time to use these tax tips for retirees.
Open Thread

Open Thread: Hooray for Hollywood!

The Academy Awards are coming, with a lot of historic firsts. Which film will get "Best Picture?" Take our poll!
Open Thread

Open Thread Update: What a Dilemma!

This week's Open Thread continues a discussion on a very tricky problem in the bedroom.