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Book Discussion on Franklin and Eleanor in New York:

Progressive Agenda for Security and Prosperity that Became the New Deal

Wednesday, April 5: 10:00 - 11:30 am

Author: Michael Burgess

Please join us at Albany Guardian Society to discuss the book, Franklin and Eleanor in New York: Progressive Agenda for Security and Prosperity that Became the New Deal.  If you are interested in this book please call AGS at 518.434.2140.  If you want to follow along books will be available.

2023 Spring Book Club

Please join Albany Guardian Society and Judith Wines from the Upper Hudson Library System for a Winter Book Club from

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm. To register for any of the dates please call Albany Guardian Society at 518.434.2140.

April 20, 2023: The Marriage Portrait, by Maggie O'Farrell

May 18, 2023: The School for Good Mothers, by Jessamine Chan

Albany Guardian Society

Albany Guardian Society Institute

Call (518) 434-2140 or register online for an Institute Class

Albany Guardian Society offers over 150 educational programs a year on aging-related topics such as aging in community, caregiving, healthy aging, housing, professional development, and technology. Classes are currently taught through “Zoom” (video or telephone) by professionals in their areas of expertise. Although there is no cost to attend, registration is required.

Current classes include:

  • Seated Tai Chi Presenter: Christine Bhe, Certified Instructor TaiChi, TaijFit, Qigong, Founder, Tai Chi Wellbeing in Indianapolis
  • Seniors on the Move Presenter: LaToya Taitt, Certified Fitness Instructor and Wellness Coach
  • Chair Yoga Presenter: Judith England, RN, Health Educator, Kripalu Yoga Instructor
  • What is the “Cloud”? Presenters: Eleonora Morrell and John Dowley, Training and Development Specialists, MicroKnowledge, Inc.
  • Embracing New and Refreshing Old (ways, habits) Presenter: Benita Zahn, Certified Health and Wellness Coach

To view and register for the 2023 Winter Classes, please click the button below.