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The Healing Power of the Creative Arts

| WED, MAY 25, 2022

Our first annual Celebrate Arts Festival shines a spotlight on Educational Alliance older adult artists and their creative work for Older Americans Month. Behind these artists and their creative expression…

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Through COVID to a Festival, the Story of “It Gets Bitter”

| FRI, MAY 20, 2022

At the 14Y, part of our mission is to creatively support and reflect Jewish values. One way we explore that is through LABA: A Laboratory of Jewish Culture that provides…

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Mental Health Awareness Month

| TUE, MAY 17, 2022

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, which started in America in 1949 and was founded by the Mental Health America Organization. I would like to share with you what it’s…

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First Annual Celebrate Arts Festival

| THU, MAY 12, 2022

We are thrilled to announce the launch of the inaugural Celebrate Arts festival, hosted across five Educational Alliance older adult sites throughout the month of May to celebrate Older Americans…

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Autism Acceptance Month

| THU, APR 21, 2022

April is Autism Acceptance Month, and since I have autism, I would like to discuss how important it is. Autism Acceptance Month is a time where people with and without…

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March is National Disability Awareness Month

| WED, MAR 16, 2022

In 1987, President Ronald Reagan established March as National Disability Awareness Month, “To acknowledge and increase public awareness of the needs and the potential of Americans who face developmental disabilities…

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Films That Shaped our Childhoods

| THU, JAN 13, 2022

Cinema goes out of its way to entertain, influence and connect with people, especially during their childhoods. Films that shape childhoods can strike a balance between impressing young audiences and…

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Fighting Hunger on World Food Day

| FRI, OCT 15, 2021

There are plenty of things that are important to each and every community and culture. One of them is food, which I’d like to discuss since World Food Day is…

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Celebrating International Day of Friendship

| WED, JUL 28, 2021

  Today is International Day of Friendship, a day to celebrate the idea that friendship between peoples, cultures, and individuals can build bridges between communities. The 14th Street Y embodies…

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Celebrating Father’s Day

| SAT, JUN 19, 2021

Father’s Day is on June 20. This is a time where we cherish the fathers and father figures who care about us. Every person has their special way of celebrating…

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