Hammer & ball and similar lawn games help build flexibility and balance of our seniors. They also give the opportunity to get some exercise, improve hand-eye coordination, and feel connected with peers. Lawn games have been introduced as a response to the needs of our senior citizens. These team games encourage socialization and reduced isolation. In addition, this is a fun opportunity for younger generations to learn from and practice with older generation experts. Across many scientific studies, there is growing evidence that cross-generational activities have beneficial impacts on cognitive functioning and psychological health of seniors.