Registration is open for Retirement University, a new program for local seniors Hebrew SeniorLife (HSL) is launching this month in Dedham. The program opens at 2 p.m. on March 30 with a class led by Dr. Ruth Westheimer, celebrity sex therapist, at NewBridge on the Charles, an HSL independent living community in Dedham. Dr. Ruth will speak to local seniors about the health benefits of “staying sexy” in your senior years and how to discover the best sex of your life after 65.


Retirement University is a semester-long program of four classes designed to allow seniors to hear some of today’s most dynamic personalities and experts discuss topics that will enhance their life in retirement.  


In addition to Dr. Ruth, the classes this semester will be led by Legal Sea Foods Chefs, the director of the MIT Age Lab, and the Chief Medical Officer at Hebrew SeniorLife.

Retirement University is open to the public and registration is taking place now. The cost to attend the entire program is $50 and retirees can register at