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Cultivating Arts For Older Adults At The Chattery

An abstract painting.
The Chattery

The arts can benefit anyone at any age.

Last month, The Chattery - the learning nonprofit here in Chattanooga - began to offer “Arts for Older Adults”: a series of free virtual workshops in the arts for people age 65 and older, from watercolor painting to fiction writing, that runs through next month.

Jennifer Holder and Shawanda Mason are with The Chattery.

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