Category Archives: Hobbies and Skills

Good Ol’ Swimmin’ Holes around Spokane!

We never outgrow our love of good, old-fashioned swimming holes.  Here’s where you can find some close to home.  Have fun!  Source: Good Ol’ Swimmin’ Holes | Outdoors Issue | The Pacific Northwest Inlander | News, Politics, Music, Calendar, Events in Spokane, Coeur d’Alene and the Inland Northwest

Adding the Arts to Elder Care

The evidence is building – the arts are an important component to our well-being.  So it just figures that comprehensive creative options are gaining popularity in senior centers, retirement homes, and just about anyplace where older folks are living.  Here’s a good look at the movement, and some ideas that might apply to your family situation! Source: Adding the Arts to Elder Care

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

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