“I took an ‘Android Essentials’ course and learned a lot. Most importantly, I learned to embrace technology. To fearlessly embrace technology is tantamount to freedom. ” -Mike M.

We’re so glad you’re here! Senior Planet from AARP is a community of people 60 and older who are learning to thrive in today’s digital world.


Senior Planet is about much more than the latest gadgets, apps, and websites. We are a nonprofit organization that brings older adults together. Our free classes, articles, videos, and activities help seniors learn new skills, save money, exercise, make new friends, and so much more. Here’s what you can explore daily with Senior Planet:


Online Classes

Wherever you are in the world, you can join over 60 free online classes each week right here on seniorplanet.org! Focus on fitness with an exercise session, learn about the latest technology like tablets and smart TVs, get social with a discussion group or the Senior Planet book club, and so much more! Senior Planet online classes are taught Monday-Friday, live over Zoom.

Mon, April 3 EDT
2:00PM ET / 1:00PM CT / 12:00PM MT / 11:00AM PT

Easy-to-Follow Tai Chi


Move, breathe and flow during this gentle, slow, flowing form of exercise
Free seniors enjoying gathering for technology classes through Senior Planet
Tue, April 4 EDT
9:00AM ET / 8:00AM CT / 7:00AM MT / 6:00AM PT

Stronger Bones


Activate the joints and muscles and increase mental focus during this exercise class.
Wed, April 5 EDT
2:00PM ET / 1:00PM CT / 12:00PM MT / 11:00AM PT

Easy-to-Follow Tai Chi


Move, breathe and flow during this gentle, slow, flowing form of exercise
Thu, April 6 EDT
9:00AM ET / 8:00AM CT / 7:00AM MT / 6:00AM PT



Activate the joints and muscles to become limber and increase balance during this exercise class.

Have a question about Zoom? Need assistance setting up email? Call the Senior Planet Hotline to speak with a patient, knowledgeable agent: 888-713-3495

In-Person Classes

Looking for a modern and comfortable space to use a computer, take a class, and meet new people? Senior Planet centers are vibrant social environments filled with friendly, curious older adults, and lots of the latest tech gadgets. We’re on the ground in five regions, and we’ll be adding another soon!

Right now, our centers in New York City, North Country, NY, and Denver are open.  In these locations, we offer free daily classes and multi-week courses that will help you develop life-enhancing skills. Senior Planet also offers in-person classes at trusted partner sites throughout San Antonio and Montgomery County, MD. Join us at a center or partner site to learn, make friends, and have fun!

Original Articles for Older Adults

Every week, we publish a variety of articles written just for older adult readers. You’ll discover inspirational stories of seniors who are breaking barriers and changing the way we think about aging. Our team of writers brings you the latest news about healthy aging, technology, sex & relationships, and more!

Healthy Aging

Kathy, 73: Strengthening Bones, Muscles, and Mind

After being diagnosed with osteoporosis, Senior Planet Sponsored Athlete Kathy Molloy got serious about fitness and found community.
Activism & Advocacy

Stir-Fry Meals on Wheels

During COVID, one Brooklyn group rallied Chinese restaurants to provide 'Stir Fry Meals on Wheels" to homebound elderly Asian Americans.
Book Club

Senior Planet Book Club: Vote For Our Next Books!

Which books should we read next?
Social Engagement

Get Social – with Music

If you want to meet new people and keep your brain engaged throughout the aging process, listening to or playing music is a great tool.

Senior Planet Community

Tired of all the advertisements and spam messages on traditional social media platforms? Us too! That’s why we created Senior Planet Community — a safe, ad-free online social hub built exclusively by and for older adults. Senior Planet Community provides a digital space to join interest groups, share updates, and make genuine connections. Popular groups include “Fitness Enthusiasts,” “Decluttering Tips,” and “Fun with Photography.” There’s something for everyone on Senior Planet Community!

“I encourage all older adults to try Senior Planet Community and have fun on a social platform that is just for us.” -Malvina A.