New Social Groups

Posted · Add Comment

For those who want to share time and ideas with others of like interests, we have a few new social groups forming and more to come. Piano Playing – Other Instruments Welcome! will meets the third Thursday of the month from 3 – 5:00.  Open to anyone who likes to play the piano or any […]

Lifelong’s 65th Annual Luncheon & Meeting

Posted · Add Comment

On May 18th, more than 96 people enjoyed a luncheon prepared by the Country Club at Ithaca, and the informative talk given by Rod Howe of the History Center.  Door prizes, donated by generous community members and organizations, were won and distributed among the lucky attendees. The annual meeting saw the changing of the board, […]

Lifelong Walks have started!

Posted · Add Comment

The first walk of the season to Ithaca Falls, was a lot of fun, as was the second walk around Ithaca College.  Beautiful sunny weather made viewing of the fountain and other wonderful features of the college especially pleasant. Walkers meet at Lifelong at 1:15 and leave for the walk by 1:30.  In case of rain […]

S.A.I.L. has been Launched!

Posted · Add Comment

Lifelong implemented a new fitness program in May. The evidence-based S.A.I.L. (Stay Active & Independent in Life)  replaced the Enhance Your Fitness and Enhanced Fitness classes.  Our fitness instructors (trained and certified) had been slowly introducing the new format to Lifelong members and officially kicked it off at the beginning of May, having participants set a baseline that […]

MURDER, MYSTERY, INTRIGUE and a good time despite it all!

Posted · Add Comment

Sunday evening, Emerson Suites at Ithaca College was the site of the first Lifelong Murder Mystery fundraiser.  Over 120 attendees were entertained by the interactive presentation of the the Acme Murder Mystery Company aided by impromptu performances by a variety of very game guests who shouted, held up signs, read hilariously suggestive radio ads and competed […]

Paintings by Susan Stolov, Lifelong Gallery

Posted · Add Comment

Art at Lifelong is thriving!  We have expanded our use of the large conference room to include exhibiting work by our membership, but also will be featuring art from the community at large.  Each exhibit will open as part of Ithaca Gallery Night (First Fridays) and run about two months.  Drop in and take a look! […]

Cornell Concert Series/Lifelong Collaboration – Upcoming Concert

Posted · Add Comment

As part of the collaboration between the Cornell Concert Series and Lifelong, members can purchase tickets through the Lifelong office at a 25% discounted price. Upcoming Cornell Concert Series Performance: 8th Blackbird Friday, April 28, 8:00 PM, Barnes Hall “The Blackbirds are examples of a new breed of super-musicians.” – Los Angeles Times “One of […]

Thank you, Crane Irish Dancers!

Posted · Add Comment

Over 50 people filled the Lifelong Activity room, Tuesday, March 7 for a very entertaining evening of Irish dance.   The audience was charmed by the energy and talent of over a dozen dancers ranging from wee little girls to experienced and mature performers.  Lifelong thanks the Crane Irish Dancers and hopes that we will see them again! […]

Monday Afternoon Book Club about to commence!

Posted · Add Comment

For those of you looking for a new book club that meets in the afternoon, the Lifelong Monday Afternoon Book club will be meeting from 1 – 2:30 on February 13 in the computer lab.  The group will meet monthly and will be facilitated by Julia Bentley-MacDonald.  The book for the first meeting is “Me Before You” […]