Now that snowbirds and visitors have left us, it might be a good time to take up a new interest. Lakeside offers a profusion of classes. Physical activities such as dance, yoga, golf and tennis are available, to name but a few. Bridge, art, creative writing, computer operating and study groups offer mental challenges throughout summertime.
According to a university neurobiologist, learning something new, at whatever age, actually creates new nerve synapses and blood vessels in the brain, increasing its efficiency and elasticity. And, new friendships may be forged.