New Zealanders ranging from ages 66 to 96 have formed “The Hip Op-eration Crew” and become the world’s oldest flash mob.
Arts programs are essential in a community to help older adults get involved and remain an important part of their communities. Community based arts programming helps older people as the keepers of culture remain dynamic members of society and provides younger generations with positive role models encouraging a strong sense of meaning and purpose in healthy living in vital communities. In this section you will find all the information on our website including news, events, stories, research and more pertaining to community arts programming.
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) has expanded to Humboldt State University in California, where more seniors are returning to school for both educational and recreational courses.
In Northern California, Rodney McCoubrey will lead a program aimed at teaching seniors and middle school s
The baby boomer generation is entering retirement age, but studies show that these seniors are not yet ready to move into any kind of old age home.