50+ Montgomery County Feature

Cable County Montgomery in Maryland featured Arts for the Aging in their recent episode of 50+ Montgomery County about the joys and benefits of dancing. Quicksilver Dancer and Arts for the Aging Trustee Judith Bauer and Director & CEO Janine Tursini joined Commissioner on Aging Katie Smith to discuss engagement in creative movement as a means of health improvement and life enhancement. Watch the full interview here.


Art inspired by Arts for the Aging programs on display at Yale University

The Yale School of Medicine will display this drawing created by Lenique Huggins, our 2022-2023 Communications Fellow. “Happy Days are Here Again” depicts an Arts for the Aging program participant painting in a workshop. The piece will be displayed in the exhibition, “Mindful: Exploring Mental Health Through Art” from January 2024 through August 2024.

Click here to learn more about the art in the exhibition.


Kensington Club Art Exhibition: “For Everything There is a Season”

Kensington Club’s 9th annual art exhibition, “For Everything There is a Season” features Arts for the Aging Teaching Artists and programs. Visit the JCA Ann L Bronfman Center to view the exhibition on view through January 2024. Click here to learn more about the exhibition opening.


Photograph (L): Arts for the Aging staff and trustee visited “For Everything There is a Season” at the Kensington Club Exhibition Opening, January 2024.

L-r: Judith Bauer, Jackie Vinick, Peggi McGovern, Kayla Conklin, Janine Tursini, and Sarah House

Photograph (R): Arts for the Aging Teaching Artist, Kathy Hankins, and program participant, Turhan Robinson posing beside Turhan’s drawing at the exhibition opening.

L-r: Turhan Robinson, Kathy Hankins

 


January 2024 eNews: Three Things

This month’s tripartite newsletter features a recap of last year’s programs, a celebration of our founder, Lolo Sarnoff’s legacy, and news about our recent office move. Click here to read the full newsletter.


Photograph: Lolo Sarnoff visited an Arts for the Aging workshop many years ago.