The Orchards April Newsletter 2019 Joomag April

APRIL 2019 ISSUE 4 THE ORCHARDS MONTHLY NEWSLETTER OF THE ORCHARDS COMMUNITY OLDER AMERICANS MONTH Every May, the Administration for Community Living leads our nation’s observance of Older Americans Month. The 2019 theme, Connect, Create, Contribute, encourages older adults and their communities to: •Connect with friends, family, and services that support participation. •Create by engaging in activities that promote learning, health, and personal enrichment. •Contribute time, talent, and life experience to benefit others. By engaging and supporting all community members, we recognize that older adults play a key role in the vitality of our neighborhoods, networks, and lives. The webpage sited will include suggestions, resources, and material to celebrate older Americans and the communities of which they are a vital part. Everyone benefits when everyone can participate. We encourage you to connect, create, and contribute for stronger and more diverse communities this May, and throughout the year. Communities that encourage For more information on this the contributions of older years theme, visit https://acl. adults are stronger! gov/oam/2019/older-americans- month-2019 IN THIS ISSUE Upcoming Activities What’s New Entertainment Birthdays Around Campus