Assisted living residents staying active and healthy through drumming class

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Exercise doesn’t always mean getting up and running a mile or lifting weights. One group is exercising while also making music.

It may look like a drumming lesson, but it’s much more for these assisted living residents at the Good Samaritan Society.

About twice a month activity coordinator Barbara Jost leads this group in a drumming class to help keep them stay active and healthy.

“It’s always important at this age to keep moving and that is what I try to do with the drumming,” Jost said.

Read more from KELO

Find a Good Samaritan Society location

Connect with Us

Sign up for the Good Samaritan Society's newsletter to learn about our mission and how we're making a difference. Stay up-to-date on health information, events, services, and more.