Intergenerational After-School Programs


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When

Tue Sep 13, 2016 04:00 PM - Mon Dec 19, 2016 05:30 PM

Where

171 West 85th StreetNew York, NY 10024

About

DOROT offers three intergenerational programs for youth of varying ages to connect with older adults. Interacting with older adults enables youth to develop communication skills, positive attitudes toward aging, and a sense of purpose and community.

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Book Buds
Wednesdays, September 21 - December 14
4:00-5:30pm

A reading adventure for 2 nd & 3 rd grade students and older adults that nurtures childrens’ love of reading through a variety of fun and creative activities.



Shir Simcha
Tuesdays, September 13 - December 13
4:00-5:00pm

An intergenerational chorus for 3 rd - 7 th graders and older adults that offers a creative experience for learning and singing a variety of Hebrew, English and Yiddish songs. No singing experience or Hebrew necessary!



Intergenerational Chess
Mondays, September 26 - December 19
4:00-5:30pm

Students in 6 th - 12 th grades and older adults play chess together, share their love of the game and help build intergenerational connections across the chess board.

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Good Match For

Kids Teens

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