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    Active Seniors!

    Seniors are active and engaged and continue to participate in the community.

    Active Seniors!

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    Harlem Shake - Senior Edition

    Ageless Aviation: Senior Veterans Go Flying

    80-year-old Japanese climber Yuichiro Miura becomes the oldest man to scale Mt. Everest - and just four months removed from heart surgery!

    Last week, residents at Ashby Ponds hosted an open house to introduce pickleball to more neighbors!

    At NewBridge on the Charles in Dedham, a retirement community and assisted living community, residents participate in an art therapy class for Alzheimer’s patients.

    Elderly helped by music and art

    Just in time for the cold weather - senior living residents snowtubing!

    81-year-old woman graduates from college!

    These women haven’t let the stereotypes affect them!

    If you cherished and maintained the same car for 63 years and you changed your own oil every 3,000 miles, how much money would you save? [A lot.] Margaret Dunning, a 102-year-old Michigan woman has been making headlines after her energetic appearance at a classic car show in Canton, Ohio. Dunning attended the show with her baby: a 1930 Packard 740 Roadster that she purchased in 1949 and restored to mint condition...

    Here's your daily inspiration: Johanna Quaas, 86 years young, showing strength and grace on the parallel bars. Her performance earned her a spot in the Guinness Book of Records. Congrats, Johanna!

    Senior Olympians show the real meaning behind the term "golden years"

    Benchmark Senior Living residents discuss politics with Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT).

    No age discrimination at this company! Vita Needle proudly hires quality, loyal workers in their 70s & beyond!

    What a great story! Seniors volunteering to deliver Meals on Wheels to less fortunate seniors.

    101-year-old great-grandmother Mary Hardison sets a paragliding record! Love her attitude: “My desire is for the elderly to keep on going. Do things as long as you are physically able. Be positive. Friends don’t like a grumpy person.”

    This senior center teaches excercise classes, including Zumba and... Tae Kwon Do! Tae Kwon Do exercises can help improve balance and coordination, prevent falls and extend peripheral vision.

    Pickleball has become a favorite sport for active seniors. Who says exercise can't be fun?

    Senior living residents participate in a talent contest!~ Voting is open through August, 2012! C/O Emeritus Senior Living.

    “After I was an old lady, I learned how to swim, and I also do yoga and Scottish dancing. It is important to stay in shape. It’s good for you physically … and for social reasons.”

    6 Inspirational Yogis in Their 90s!

    16,075 consecutive days of running! Love the quote: "I tell people the trees pass me by real slow now, but that's OK."

    91 Year YOUNG Yoga Teacher!

    Check out this amazing 79 year-old assisted living resident, who won a senior service award for volunteering at a local food bank and at her assisted living community. We are glad to see this story for many reasons.

    Art is without age!