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Summer Classes for Aging Adults

Creative Aging Network Main Campus

Inspiring and Facilitating Healthy Aging Through Art

Creative Aging Network-NC is offering a wide variety of summer classes for aging adults at their Greensboro campus. Registrants are welcome to bring a friend or family member who is younger.two participants holding up their paintings

CAN-NC uses creativity as a means to teach new skills, reduce stress, build social connections, and improve well-being. Come sample their classes in movement, painting, printmaking, poetry, and more.

Thanks to grants from Tannenbaum-Sternberger Foundation and ArtsGreensboro, CAN-NC is able to offer these classes FREE to ensure those with limited income have no barrier to participation. Registration is required and donations are always appreciated. Click here to learn more.

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About CAN-NC

Creative Aging Network-NC provides innovative arts programming and education to enhance the well-being and social connection among older adults throughout North Carolina.  The Creative Aging Network-NC campus, located in Greensboro NC, serves as a site for intergenerational and multicultural engagement, collaboration, and education.

CAN-NC aims to create a healthier, more positive aging experience with creativity as the catalyst. Adult learners of all ability levels are internally motivated and self-directed, and they bring a wealth of knowledge and life experiences to learning. Their professionally trained teaching artists respect this and encourage incorporating life history into the art-making process. CAN-NC fulfills this mission by offering various programs and summer classes for aging adults.

To donate to the ArtsFund and support organizations like Creating Aging Network, click here.