This section on fall crafts for the elderly has a variety ofprojects for various ability levels. So they’re perfect for your senior activities calendar. Art supplies for these crafts can be very affordable too. You can modify projects to suit your needs,and provide a little help as required. You can also ask family, friends, members,…Continue reading

These field trip activities for elderly and seniors include a variety of interests and abilities, as our readers come from all steps of life. You know your group and its preferences, so can see what’s right for you. Some outings listed are free, and some cost money or a small fee. Be sure to ask…Continue reading

Our easy craft ideas for seniors are perfect for all abilities.Welcome to “Crafts Central Get a variety of ideas with affordable craft supplies. This page points you to crafts for parties, seasonal and holiday crafts, fun food crafts, crafts for gifts, and more. Our Easy Craft Ideas… We have fall, winter, spring and summer crafts…Continue reading

Learn how to paint glass with our easy tips and ideas Painting glass is a simple crafts project, when you use the right art materials and paints. (And excellent for those indoor January and February winter crafts for the elderly too). Even if you don’t consider yourself to be an “artist,” glass painting can be…Continue reading

These festive valentines crafts are easy to make! and made with inexpensive craft supplies. Any are great Valentine’s Day activities for seniors and elderly. They’re also easy to modify for those who need more help. So see what you can do with them to fit your needs. (For more general activities to do during the…Continue reading

We probably are all familiar with March senior activities like St. Patrick’s Day and the coming of spring. But there are so many more March and spring activities as well! Take a look at our suggestions below – both the general commemorations for the month and also specific calendar dates for some fun activities to…Continue reading

by s.k (india) Editor’s Note Here is another wonderful submission of origami flower pots from our reader in India, who is very talented in this specialized art of paper folding. They are so colorful too! I have to say that I have not ever seen such fine examples! These projects would be really great for…Continue reading

by Erin (Wyoming) This fairy ornament decoration could also be an angel. It’s easy and made with a non-breakable ornament, so very good for elderly activities too. Hang it on the wall or door, or as part of a decorative wreath. If you mount it on a skewer or dowel, you can even stand it…Continue reading

Get some awesome summer senior activities. Including special arts and crafts, games, recipes, parties, plus making (and eating) foods and snacks! Great for either outdoors or in, if it’s hot. These ideas can be added to anything you might be doing throughout the summer. And if you want activities for the specific summer months, the…Continue reading

These strawberry desserts have your choice of topping and are also easy  gifts you can make. Do it the super easy way or make chocolate covered strawberries. We explain both. This is both a food and craft project so perfect for senior activities. The result will be an attractive centerpiece, door prize, or gift –…Continue reading