Creative Aging Virtual Programs

Connect with older adults across the country during hour-long, participatory, and inclusive Arts for the Aging virtual workshops led by a multi-disciplinary faculty of teaching artists. Spark imagination and memory, lift spirits, and create social bonds integral to happiness, vitality, and good health in these Creative Aging Virtual Programs.

Programs include music, creative movement, poetry, theater, visual art, and more. All workshops are closed captioned.

For text reminders and program links, text your first and last name, and your location to 833-265-0531


Upcoming Programs Calendar


Moving Stories

Wednesday, June 12, 1:30 p.m.

Teaching Artist: Sloka Iyengar
Theme: Movement

Arts for the Aging Teaching Artist Sloka Iyengar, a neuroscientist and dancer, connects movement and imagination with Bharatanatyam. This classical Indian dance form originated in the temples of South India more than 2,000 years ago, and entails storytelling with hand gestures and facial expressions. Participants will use observation and visualization to travel through a dreamscape in their mind and body.

Call in: (301) 715-8592 Meeting ID: 885 0756 7719

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Sage and Stanza

Wednesday, June 26, 1:30 p.m.

Teaching Artist: Casey Catherine Moore
Theme: Poetry

Delve into the world of poetic expression and find your unique voice through engaging with poetry analysis and crafting your poetic creations. This immersive workshop with Arts for the Aging Teaching Artist Casey Catherine Moore is designed to ignite your creativity, refine your skills, and help you craft evocative poems that resonate with your experiences and emotions. Through guided exercises, insightful discussions, and constructive feedback, you’ll journey through various forms and styles, unlocking the power of language to convey the essence of your thoughts and feelings.

Call in: (301) 715-8592 Meeting ID: 885 0756 7719

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In the Moment: A Day at the Beach

Wednesday, July 10, 1:30 p.m.

Teaching Artist: Sandra Roachford
Theme: Movement

Arts for the Aging Teaching Artist Sandra Roachford encourages you to be In the Moment and connect with nature in this grounding workshop that relates to the four seasons. Participants will explore the sound of the ocean, feel of the sand, the movement of the waves, and the sounds we hear when we listen to a seashell. Sandy encourages participants to discover and explore stories and images of summer through movement. Participants are encouraged to dress for the beach! Wear something comfortable, bring a beach towel, sun hat, sunglasses, or scarf and use these items to explore the movement ideas.

Call in: (301) 715-8592 Meeting ID: 885 0756 7719

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