Drawing for Seniors at The MAC

Local artist Betsy Ward offers a really unusual creative opportunity at the MAC. These weekly classes are designed as an informal drawing club offered to seniors who may or may not have experience drawing and want to meet like-minded individuals. After some warm up exercises students will study artwork in the galleries and draw using the inspiration around them.  For dates and details, visit: Source: Drawing for Seniors

Retire right: Plan to do it twice

This article takes traditional retirement planning advice to a new level.  And, it makes perfect sense.  You are probably going to have two very different phases of retirement – the active part, where you live out all those dreams you’ve been wishing for, and the second.  That’s when you will probably begin to need more medical care, special accommodations in your homes, and more.   Why not plan for each stage?  Here’s how:  Source: Retire right: Plan to do it twice

Volunteer Spokane

Are you thinking about getting more involved in your community, or wanting to find some purposeful work to give shape to your days?  Here’s a great way to browse  volunteer opportunities that are available right now.  Source: Volunteer Spokane

The Best of the Inland Northwest Results Are In!

We are so lucky to live in Spokane! And thanks to the Inlander Northwest Best of Everything List, it’s easy to stay on top of what’s new and great to experience here.  From top restaurants to art galleries to nature walks, you can find it all on this list:  Source: The Best of Everything | The Best of the Inland Northwest Readers Poll 2017 | Intro

9 Amazing Washington State Flea Markets

Does this spring weather have you thinking road trip?  How about visiting flea markets and vintage stores, all in Washington and all pretty special?  Here’s a listing and a guide to help you plan your itinerary: Source: 9 Amazing Washington State Flea Markets

Medicaid Cuts and Family Caregivers

Have you been wondering how the proposed health care act changes might affect your future? If you are caring for a loved one, or may need care yourself in the future, there are some things you need to be aware of.  Please read this good overview so that you know what all the fuss is about!  Source: Medicaid Cuts and Family Caregivers

Spring Fun around Spokane

Thinking spring? AARP has put together a handy listing of fun things to do and see in Spokane in the coming months.  What’s on your list?  Source: Spring Fun around Spokane, WA – AARP