Want to know the latest in resources in Douglas County? Look here for introductions to local culture, activities, businesses, and many ways to get involved in addition to advice for those anticipating starting their next chapter.
Did you know that volunteering can provide valuable health and mental well-being benefits to retirees? Here’s how even a few hours of time spent volunteering can help you stay involved and promote better health.
What prompted Chicago natives Mike and Barbara Hartnett to move from Illinois and make Lawrence, KS their retirement destination? In this interview the Hartnetts share how they decided to reinvent their retirement in Lawrence.
The largest festival of street performers in the U.S., a farmer's market voted best in Lawrence, and a weeklong celebration of film, music, art and ideas are only a few local activities. Open your door to new possibilities in Lawrence this summer!
It’s important to look for a hobby that can be altered to fit your new lifestyle perfectly. Why should you consider gardening? Explore the health, mood, community involvement benefits, and more about this perfect retirement hobby.
When thinking of what makes a sports town great, a town with a winning team normally comes to mind. But is there more? While best known for being home to nationally-ranked KU sports, Lawrence knows it’s not just the record, it’s the culture.
What makes life good? Could a 75 year study of 700+ people help you understand how invest your life? Learn about the longest running adult development study with Robert Waldinger, psychiatrist and Harvard Study of Adult Development Director.