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Paint & Sip
March 13 @ 10:00 am
Polk County Senior Services is holding another Paint and Sip session at 10 a.m., Friday, March 13 at the Saluda Senior Center at 64 Greenville St. The free event is for individuals who are at least 60 years old. Register by calling Sally Fleming at (828) 749-9245.
Pictured are participants in the Paint and Sip session held Valentine’s Day at the Saluda Senior Center.
Art therapy is a powerful tool in improving the quality of life for older adults experiencing social isolation. Evidence has shown that art therapy can lessen feelings of anxiety, depression and stress.
Polk County Senior Services is focusing on strategies to reduce social isolation in the local older population. The Paint and Sip events are part of Senior Services’ efforts to increase art therapy at the county’s senior centers