Events

UPCOMING EVENTS 
'PING PONG' - Sat 28 Oct, 2.30pm
(followed by forum on 'Living Life to the Fullest')
Wisma WIM, Jalan Haji Openg, Tun Ismail
Priority registration for members. 
To register, contact Siew Lim 012-657 3740


Synopsis
Seven players with 703 years between them compete in the Over 80 World Table Tennis Championships in China's Inner Mongolia. British players Terry, 81, who has been given a week to live, and Les, 91, a weightlifter and poet, are going for the gold. Inge, 89, from Germany, has used table tennis to paddle her way out of dementia. And Texan Lisa, 85, is playing for the first time. Ping Pong is a wonderfully unusual story of hope, regret, friendship, ambition, love — and sheer human tenacity in the face of aging and mortality.

There will be a forum discussion after the screening on 'Living life to the Fullest' facilitated by SeniorsAloud founder Lily Fu and team members. Attendees will receive complimentary copies of the latest issue of The Senior magazine. Refreshments will be provided.

Digital Story-Telling workshop - November 2017
The first Digital Story-Telling workshop on 5 Sept was organised by FreedomFilmNetwork in collaboration with SeniorsAloud. Above: Victor Chin with FFN facilitators and SeniorsAloud members. (Photo credit: Irene Yap FFF2017)

Those attending the Ping Pong screening will enjoy early bird registration for the second Digital Story-Telling workshop tentatively scheduled for the first week of November. Preference given to those who have NOT attended the first workshop. Limited places. Participants will learn how to make short videos with photos and videos saved on their smartphones, and add music and text. More info will be announced here in the coming weeks.

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