Dr. Karl A. Pillemer Reveals the Wisdom & Insights of Older Americans
* Additional fees apply.
All offers for What Older Americans Want the Younger Generation to Know! have expired.
The last date listed for What Older Americans Want the Younger Generation to Know! was Thursday March 8, 2012 / 7:00pm.
Most Popular Tours & Cruises Event Nearby:
- Full Price:
- $10.00 - $20.00
- Our Price:
- $5.00 - $14.00
The New York Botanical Garden presents its annual Holiday Train Show. At this popular family event, model trains and trolleys travel through a quarter mile of fantastic landscape featuring twinkling lights and detailed scale models of more than 140 New York landmarks -- from the Empire State Building to Yankee Stadium -- composed of orange slices, cinnamon sticks, pine cones and more. The event also features a variety of other activities for children and families to enjoy. Please see the full event description for more information about seasonal activities and special events. Learn More
Quotes & Highlights
- Get a sneak peak at what Dr. Pillemer will be speaking about from a recent PBS News Hour interview.
"My grandmother would strongly agree with much of the collected wisdom, particularly the adage that happiness is a choice and that a practice of gratitude is intrinsic to being happy. I can't wait to read the book!" —Chelsea Clinton
Karl A. Pillemer, Ph.D. is a professor of Human Development at Cornell University and Professor of Gerontology at the Weill Cornell Medical College. An internationally renowned gerontologist, his research examines how people develop and change throughout their lives. He has authored five books and over 100 scientific publications, and speaks throughout the world on aging-related issues.
About the Ticket Supplier: The ACADEMi of Life
The ACADEMi of Life is a place of higher learning offering a fascinating look at human nature through discussions of life's large questions around family, love, work, money and living.
The purpose of The ACADEMi of Life is to deliver conversational events to stimulate thinking, to deepen our lives and our understanding of ourselves, making the world a better place.