The Gershman Y’s Actively Aging Series features lectures and conversations on current topics that focus on engaging participants with the aging process. Aimed at audiences over 50 but open to all, this series highlights the triumphs and challenges of aging in our current culture. All sessions are facilitated by David Rosenberg, President, Senior Care Advisors, and Mindy Mozenter, Director of Community Outreach, Home Instead Senior Care of Philadelphia. Sign up for all three sessions and save $5 – RSVP HERE!
LAUGHTER, HUMOR, AND HEALTH
May 31 • RSVP HERE
This session will explore the benefits of laughter and how it affects your actual health. Discover strategies on how to add joy to your every day and improve your quality of life.
We will begin our day at the Pearl S. Buck House (technically in Perkasie, PA), where we will view the exhibition Jewish Flight into China on our own and then be guided through Buck’s home, where she advocated for cross-cultural understanding. We will then travel to the Michener Museum where we will enjoy a group luncheon and a tour of: Charles Sheeler: Fashion, Photography, and Sculptural Form exhibition; a look at Myths & Nature: Early Prints by Sam Maitin, (who designed the Gershman’s “Y”!); and Light & Matter: The Photographic Object. NOTE: The Pearl S. Buck House has a flight of stairs and no elevator. The rest of the trip is stair-free. Registration deadline: Thursday, May 25.