Virtual art classes for seniors, now open for registration!
Bringing Art to Seniors in The Bronx
Welcome to SU-CASA, New York City’s effort to enrich the lives of its senior citizens through the arts. This initiative connects artists with seniors in their local communities and positively impacts the well-being of older adults through multidisciplinary arts activities. Past activities have included memoir writing, crafting, dance and theater production, and many more. Programming is scattered throughout The Bronx, providing a creative outlet for seniors near and far to express themselves as they please.
VIRTUAL ARTS CLASSES FOR SENIORS
Silver Shoes Dance Club
Instructor: Daniela Del Giorno
Duration: May 9th - June 23rd
Join Silver Shoes Dance Club this Spring and learn dances like the Samba, Foxtrot, Merengue, Two-step, Tango and more all from the privacy of your home! Register today for this exciting virtual class offering. No partner or previous experience is necessary. All abilities are welcome. In addition to dancing, we'll explore the history of each dance while connecting in friendship with each other!
Schedule: Mondays 10 AM (Latin and Ballroom Basics) & Thursdays 1:30 PM (Social Dances)
SPRING 2022 ZOOM ARTOPIA FOR SENIORS
Instructor: Ivan Velez Jr.
Duration: May 12th - June 30th
Join our wonderful community of creative elders! Paint, sculpt, write, draw and more as you awaken your artistic powers. Enjoy our guest artists and performers. Free art supply kit will be provided with which you'll be able to learn and contribute art, writing, or poetry based on our fun and easy projects. All projects will be shown at the end of the program to our online website. Make new friends, have some fun and get your art on!
Schedule: Mondays and Thursdays at 3 PM
Dance of The Village Elders
Instructor: Walter Rutledge
Duration: May 23rd - June 29th
Dance of the Village Elders is a dance and fitness program design of the “young at heart”. Come shack you tail feather to the best of the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s 80’s and beyond; and at the same time get a great low impact aerobics and cardio workout.
Schedule: Monday 9am-10am, Tuesday and Wednesday 10am-11am
*Note: registration for this virtual workshop is via email RSVP.
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