Movie series on aging begins Thursday

A documentary film about a teenage boy who checks himself into an assisted living facility kicks off a three-part movie series on health and aging Thursday. The series is hosted by graduate students in Health and Rehabilitation Sciences.

 

The series is free of charge and open to the public. The movie will be followed by a post-screening discussion. 

 

The following is a schedule of the movies screenings:

 

Thursday, Jan. 22 – 6:30 p.m. at Middlesex College, Room 110
Andrew Jenks, Room 335
A documentary about a 19-year-old who checks himself into an assisted living facility for 6 weeks.

Thursday, Feb. 26 – 6:30 p.m. at Middlesex College, Room 110
Young @ Heart
A true story about the final weeks of rehearsal for the Young @ Heart Chorus whose average age is 81.

Thursday, March 19 – 6:30 p.m. at Middlesex College, Room 110
Deeper than Y
An enlightening, heartfelt, and humorous journey through the lives of seven people who share their enduring hope for human possibility.