Whether you're gazing at the night sky, saluting the American flag, or watching the annual Academy Awards, you will be seeing "stars." Stars capture our imagination and are often a source of inspiration. The painter Vincent van Gogh covered ... Read more


Each person has a name. Your name is an important part of who you are. For instance, a name can tell you about your family and where you originated. Celebrate Your Name Week, observed in early March, is a fun way to show appreciation for ... Read more


Does your day include a dose - or two - of laughter? Do you enjoy a good belly laugh at least once a week? Have you found yourself "in stitches" this month? No matter your age, you need humor in your life. April is National Humor Month - an ... Read more


Snicker, chuckle, giggle, chortle, hoot, and cackle - have you had a good laugh today? Laughter and humor appeal to people of all ages. Older adults, in particular, can attest to the value of a good sense of humor. It helps to keep life in ... Read more


A hobbyist likes to engage in an activity for fun as opposed to profit. But some people have such a gift and passion for their hobby that they take it to a new level. Ask your group: How do amateur hobbyists turn into professionals? Do you ... Read more


Hot lazy days, watermelon, swimming holes, and family reunions-these are some of the memories that summer evokes for many older adults. Extended family reunions are a way to gather multiple generations in one setting and to renew family ... Read more