October 4 - 10, 2021

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Celebrating aging and the benefits of active living at any age, Active Aging Week showcases the capabilities of older adults as fully participating members of society. This campaign also spotlights role models that lead the way. Learn how you can join with thousands of Active Aging Week supporters to help change the way we age.

 

Tell us what you did during Active Aging Week to redefine the term "Active."

At The Reserve at North Dallas, we are redefining active using our “Be Inspired” 6 different dimensions! Culture & Arts, Leadership & Volunteerism, Lectures & Learning, Movement & Mind, Recreation & Entertainment, Spiritual Health & Religion. The residents enjoy participating in the following daily activities: Hands on participation in drum jams/circles, Paint History Classes, Music Therapy, Live entertainment, Art & Reflect class this week, we learned about Henry Maltese. Over 10 different fitness classes to choose from, fitness, chair yoga and balance & conditioning…and more. We made Mala beaded necklaces where residents discussed meditation and the meaning of the Mala necklace and why there are 108 beads. We ended the week with a healthy cooking demo with our very own executive Chef Hector! Healthy body, Healthy Minds! We “Redefined” Active by knowing our residents desires and interests and providing a wide variety of options. Residents may also enjoy a fun game of golf on our putting green or a game out on our bocce ball court. There is something for everyone here at the Reserve!

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