Lots of ideas for all abilities…Senior activity ideas and the ability to participate varies greatly, so we’ve provided loads of possibilities on our web site. This particular page includes senior activities for more participation, but can certainly be modified. Whether crafts, food, relaxation, games, mind activities, party ideas, there’s bound to be activities for seniors…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

The apple doll has traditionally been one of the favorite folk apple craft ideas, dating back over a hundred years. And it’s very easy to make, (but is done over a time frame). This project is really fun for all ages, including making them with kids. It’s one of the senior activity ideas that can…Continue reading

Our leaf template ideas are ideal for so many arts and crafts projects. Use them for your crafts for seniors, many elderly activities in which you’d like a design to copy, and many other projects — all year round.  After all, leaves are one of the most obvious elements of nature that show the change…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

Treasure hunting with metal detectors makes an exciting hobby and exercise for seniors. Plus, you’ll be surprised at what treasures you can really find. Learn about the possibilities from our expert guest writer, Michael Bernzweig in the article below. Metal detecting is one of the do-able outdoor elderly activities that can be enjoyed with a…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

by Marissa (USA) Almost everyone has some old CDs around. They’re fun to use in all kinds of crafts, being so shiny and catching light. This personalized door hanger with a person’s name is inexpensive and easy to make. This project would make a fun hanger for a front door or bedroom too. Or for…Continue reading

by Anne (CA) People get a kick out of this little bead-craft bookmark that looks like a worm – a bookworm, that is! It is about the simplest craft you can make, and is really fun to give away with a book. You can make these crafts with seniors or with kids too, they’re so…Continue reading