BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS

Birthdays are fun for all ages. A good way to commemorate the day you were born is to celebrate with a party. Everybody loves a good party! But there are other ways to have a fun and memorable birthday. Older adults will enjoy a simple ... Read more

AUTUMN SIGHTS AND SOUNDS

The seasons are changing, and soon nature will create a feast for our eyes! Autumn is particularly colorful - from the leaves on the trees, to the grapes on the vines, to the pumpkins in the fields. It’s the perfect time to make your ... Read more

ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS

The wedding season is officially here. Are you thinking about love songs and wedding bells? Summer is typically full of marriage ceremonies and anniversary celebrations. It's a great time of the year to celebrate the joy of love and ... Read more

GREEN THINGS

Spring is awash in vibrant colors and fragrance. It's a good time to enjoy some color appreciation activities with your group members. Take a poll of favorite colors among your group. Green is sure to be cited as a popular seasonal color. ... Read more

NEIGHBORS

Pet sitting for old friends who live next door, playing your weekly bridge game with the ladies in the neighborhood, shoveling the sidewalk of the elderly couple down the street, watching your next-door-neighbor's children for the ... Read more

SPRING WELCOMING

The birds are singing, the bunnies are hopping, the flowers are blooming-spring is bursting out all over! It's time to awaken our senses and enjoy the sights, sounds, and smells of a new season. Ask your participants: What are your favorite ... Read more

SNOW, SNOW, SNOW

Many people look forward to winter and the season's first snowfall. Senior adults often have many happy memories associated with the "big" winter snows of their childhood. Plan some reminiscing activities related to wintertime, and you're ... Read more

FARM LIFE

The growing season is winding down, and soon it will be time to celebrate the bountiful harvest of autumn. The fall season often evokes memories of life on the family farm. Many senior adults who grew up in the early 20th century come from ... Read more

GRANDPARENTS

Older adults have fulfilled many roles in life. Among the most cherished is that of grandparent. Grandparents are important members of our families and communities. They provide extended family support and encouragement and a link to family ... Read more