google-site-verification: googleb2c69a1a87114f52.html
 

Caregiver Calendar of Events

Includes events from the Alzheimer's Association, the Alzheimer's Foundation of America, UW Brain and Wellness Center, Kirkland Interfaith Network, Music Mends Minds, Elderwise, Momentia, the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center at UW,  Taproot Theatre, and more!  Old Friends Club wants to recognize and thank all of these organizations for everything they do. Calendar not currently available on mobile.

June 2021 EVENTS

Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month

 

Tuesday, June 1

 

Greenwood Senior Center

https://www.phinneycenter.org/gsc/

Yoga for Osteoporosis and Osteroarthritis *Online Class*

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

|Recurring Activity (See all)

Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N 85th St.
Seattle, WA 98103 United States

$5 – $6

With Yoga, force and gravity strengthen bones, while movement stimulates renewal of joints.

UW Brain and Wellness Center

Every Tuesday, 10:00-11:00 am, Virtual

Coffee Chats for persons with memory loss/dementia (Online or Phone)  

Make a cup of coffee or tea and come together for an informal social time with others living with memory loss or dementia.  Build connections and offer support and encouragement. Participate online or by phone, with a free application called "Zoom." Facilitated by program manager Marigrace Becker. Join for just one session, or multiple. Space is limited; sign up by the day before. 

Sign Up Here

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Webinar: Brain Health Awareness for Veterans-Florida

June 1 @ 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EDT

Did you know that veterans have an increased risk of memory impairments and dementia? This free webinar will empower Florida veterans and their families with information and facts to understand the risks, be proactive about brain health, and learn about services and benefits available to help.   Click here to register     Agenda & […]

Find out more »

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Virtual Community Class: Mindful Meditation

June 1 @ 2:30 p.m. EDT

It is so important to find time for ourselves and connect from within. Join AFA’s Manager of Therapeutic Programming, Jackie, MS, R-DMT, LCAT-LP, CDP, for a relaxing afternoon of meditation! Connect the mind and body through the use of guided mediation and relaxation techniques. This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room.

Find out more »

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Virtual Professional Training: Understanding Behaviors as Forms of Communication

June 1 @ 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. EDT

This workshop will aim to highlight the importance of understanding the impact dementia and related illnesses have on a person's ability to communicate.  As a result, care partners and care professionals may need to shift their communication approach and gain insight into the variety of ways individuals living with dementia may communicate. Through this workshop, […]

Find out more »

 

Alzheimer’s Association

https://www.alz.org/alzwa/helping_you/education

Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer's Disease

Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s Disease is an interactive program where you will have a chance to learn about important legal and financial issues to consider, how to put plans in place, and how to access legal and financial resources near you. This program will cover information for families and individuals dealing with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. 

 

 

 

Wednesday, June 2

Alzheimer’s Association

https://www.alz.org/alzwa/helping_you/education

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s and other dementias cause changes in memory, thinking and behavior that interfere with daily life. Join us to learn about 10 common warning signs and what to watch for in yourself and others.

ElderWise Artwise

Please join Elderwise for the next series of weekly hour-long Zoom ArtWise gatherings. Each week will feature a different theme. We’ll play with pro[1]jects including watercolor, mandalas and collage while sharing our creations with one another. Each session will be $20 for both participant and caregiver with a maximum of 7 couples. Art supplies will be provided for a one-time supply fee.

To register or for more information, please contact Nancy Lang

nancy@elderwise.org

June 2 2:30 – 3:30

Greenwood Senior Center

https://www.phinneycenter.org/gsc/

Zumba Gold Toning *Online*

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 @ 8:15 am - 8:45 am

|Recurring Activity (See all)

Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N 85th St.
Seattle, WA 98103 United States + Google Map

$2

 

Tailored for active older adults, who want to focus on muscle conditioning and light weight activity, Zumba Gold Toning blends low-intensity strength training with a fun party atmosphere.

UW Brain and Wellness Center

Wellness Wednesdays (online or phone)

We are pleased to partner with the Alzheimer's Association to offer Wellness Wednesdays, a free weekly webinar series for people with memory loss and their families. Join us from 1 - 1:45 p.m. each Wednesday and enjoy dynamic speakers to help you thrive on your memory loss journey.

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Virtual Community Class: Music with Hearts Need Art

June 2 @ 2:30 pm EDT

Playing music has been found to increase the volume and activity in the brain’s corpus callosum — the bridge between the two hemispheres — allowing messages to get across the brain faster and through more diverse routes. Enjoy some favorites from Hearts Need Art’s Musicians-in-Residence as they perform some of their favorites:

  1. Fly Me To The Moon, Frank Sinatra.  Performed by Marisa Castro.

  2. Over The Rainbow, Judy Garland.  Performed by Catherine Moree, Laura Zabinel, Ashley Holder.

  3. Have You Ever Seen The Rain, CCR.  Performed by Jaime Varela.

  4. Sweet Caroline, Neil Diamond.  Performed by Jeff Wood.

  5. Greensleeves.  Performed by Yang Guo and Allyson Dawkins.

  6. What A Wonderful World, Louis Armstrong.  Performed by Tracy Cowden.

  7. Songbird, Fleetwood Mac.  Performed by Marisa Castro.

  8. You’ve Got A Friend In Me, Randy Newman.  Performed by Jeff Wood.

  9. Shenandoah.  Performed by Tracy Cowden.

 

Thursday, June 3

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Virtual Community Class: Trivia Time

June 3 @ 2:30 p.m. EDT

Join AFA for some trivia! In this Virtual Community class, you will experience a fun and interactive trivia game. Each session, you will learn about a new topic and explore it from new perspectives. Let’s test our knowledge and learn something new! This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom.

Find out more »

 

 

 

Friday, June 4

 

Greenwood Senior Center

https://www.phinneycenter.org/gsc/

Yoga for Osteoporosis and Osteroarthritis *Online Class*

Tuesday, June 4, 2021 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

|Recurring Activity (See all)

Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N 85th St.
Seattle, WA 98103 United States

$5 – $6

 

With Yoga, force and gravity strengthen bones, while movement stimulates renewal of joints.

Grenwood Senior Center

https://www.phinneycenter.org/gsc/

Zumba Gold Toning *Online*

Wednesday, June 4, 2021 @ 8:15 am - 8:45 am

|Recurring Activity (See all)

Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N 85th St.
Seattle, WA 98103 United States + Google Map

$2

 

Tailored for active older adults, who want to focus on muscle conditioning and light weight activity, Zumba Gold Toning blends low-intensity strength training with a fun party atmosphere.

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Activity Tip for the Weekend: Paper Fortune Teller

June 4 @ 10:00 am EDT

Get in touch with your inner-child with this week’s Activity Tip! Jackie will show you haw to create your very own paper fortune teller. Step-By-Step: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WpsmrQdN0Do Supplies: Paper markers/colored pencils scissors This event will take place on AFA’s Facebook page: facebook.com/alzheimersfoundationofamerica.

Find out more »

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Virtual Community Class: Music Performance by Maya

June 4 @ 2:30 pm EDT

Join former Broadway performer, Maya Goldman, in this virtual music performance! Maya will sing familiar songs from the past, play piano, ukulele, and guitar in this memorable virtual performance. All are welcome to sing along, move to the music, and enjoy listening while reminiscing. This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom.

Find out more »

 

 

Saturday, June 5

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Virtual Community Class: Chair Yoga Series – To Be You

June 5 @ 2:30 pm EDT

Join Sheryl Oleksak, 500 ERYT, for a chair yoga series that will open your heart, and connect your mind and body. This practice will bring you a sense of freedom from any tension or stress and leave you with feelings of safety and comfort. This week’s focus is To Be You. This event will take […]

Find out more »

 

 

Sunday, June 6

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Virtual Community Class: 6-Week Art Series with Marnie

June 6 @ 2:30 pm EDT

During this 6-week Virtual Community Class series, Marnie Herlands, MS, ATR-BC, LCAT, will demonstrate how to create an accordion book, which involves paper and simple folds, and designing your book utilizing materials of your choosing! Options will be offered to embellish the front and back covers and the pages in your book to reflect your […]

Find out more »

 

 

Monday, June 7

 

Elderwise Miniwise

Mondays at 11 am for an hour of conversation, laughter, support, movement, and community

Please just us to see if this group is for you Nancy Lang (nancy@elderwise.org)

 

Alzheimer’s Association

https://www.alz.org/alzwa/helping_you/education

Lo Básico: La Pérdida de Memoria, La Demencia, y La Enfermedad de Alzheimer

La enfermedad de Alzheimer no es una parte normal del envejecimiento. Si usted o alguien que usted conoce está afectado por la enfermedad de Alzheimer o la demencia, es el momento de conocer los hechos. Este programa proporciona información sobre detección, causas y factores de riesgo, las etapas de la enfermedad, el tratamiento y mucho más.

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Movement Tip with Jackie

June 7 @ 10:00 am EDT

Stretches of Gardening – Join AFA’s Jackie Gatto, MS, R-DMT, LCAT-LP, CDP, every Monday for a brief movement tip! Each week, Jackie will provide a movement directive for you to explore at home. Feel free to save and revisit these directives anytime you need to move your body! https://gardentherapy.ca/5-simple-stretches-for-gardeners/ Reach Up & Sway Stretch Rounding […]

Find out more »

 

Greenwood Senior Center

https://www.phinneycenter.org/gsc/

Zumba Gold Toning *Online*

Monday, June 7, 2021 @ 8:15 am - 8:45 am

|Recurring Activity (See all)

Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N 85th St.
Seattle, WA 98103 United States + Google Map

$2

 

Tailored for active older adults, who want to focus on muscle conditioning and light weight activity, Zumba Gold Toning blends low-intensity strength training with a fun party atmosphere.

 

 

Greenwood Senior Center

https://www.phinneycenter.org/gsc/

Zumba Gold *Online*

Monday, June 7, 2021 @ 8:45 am - 9:45 am

|Recurring Activity (See all)

Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N 85th St.
Seattle, WA 98103 United States + Google Map

$3

 

Zumba Gold is a dance party that is designed to meet the needs of seniors and those new to working out. It has many health benefits, is easy to follow and is low impact. Drop-ins and adults of all ages welcome.

 

Tuesday, June 8

 

Alzheimer’s Association

https://www.alz.org/alzwa/helping_you/education

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior​

Join us to learn to decode behavioral messages, identify common triggers, and learn strategies to help manage some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer’s disease.

 

Alzheimer’s Association

https://www.alz.org/alzwa/helping_you/education

Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer's Disease

Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s Disease is an interactive program where you will have a chance to learn about important legal and financial issues to consider, how to put plans in place, and how to access legal and financial resources near you. This program will cover information for families and individuals dealing with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. 

 

 

UW Brain and Wellness Center

Every Tuesday, 10:00-11:00 am, Virtual

Coffee Chats for persons with memory loss/dementia (Online or Phone)  

Make a cup of coffee or tea and come together for an informal social time with others living with memory loss or dementia.  Build connections and offer support and encouragement. Participate online or by phone, with a free application called "Zoom." Facilitated by program manager Marigrace Becker. Join for just one session, or multiple. Space is limited; sign up by the day before. 

Sign Up Here

 

 

Wednesday, June 9

 

Alzheimer’s Association

https://www.alz.org/alzwa/helping_you/education

When Living at Home is No Longer an Option

Please join us as we discuss how to make plans with your loved one when living at home is no longer an option.

 

 

Elderwise Artwise

Please join Elderwise for the next series of weekly hour-long Zoom ArtWise gatherings. Each week will feature a different theme. We’ll play with pro[1]jects including watercolor, mandalas and collage while sharing our creations with one another. Each session will be $20 for both participant and caregiver with a maximum of 7 couples. Art supplies will be provided for a one-time supply fee.

To register or for more information, please contact Nancy Lang

nancy@elderwise.org

 

June 9 2:30 – 3:30

 

Greenwood Senior Center

https://www.phinneycenter.org/gsc/

University District True Crime History Walk

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N 85th St.
Seattle, WA 98103 United States + Google Map

Free

 

Join two local true-crime buffs as they lead you on a tour of the darker side of the University District, covering historic tales of murder, vice, fraud and bank robberies. Please be aware that these stories contain violence and may not be appropriate for everyone.

 

 

UW Brain and Wellness Center

June 9

4:00 pm Ask about Alzheimer’s (online or phone) Grades 6-8

Community Events & Programs - Memory and Brain Wellness Center (washington.edu)

UW Brain and Wellness Center

Wellness Wednesdays (online or phone)

We are pleased to partner with the Alzheimer's Association to offer Wellness Wednesdays, a free weekly webinar series for people with memory loss and their families. Join us from 1 - 1:45 p.m. each Wednesday and enjoy dynamic speakers to help you thrive on your memory loss journey.

 

 

 

Thursday, June 10

 

Greenwood Senior Center

https://www.phinneycenter.org/gsc/

GSC Online Coffee Hour

Thursday, June 10, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

|Recurring Activity (See all)

Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N 85th St.
Seattle, WA 98103 United States

 

 

UW Brain and Wellness Center

June 10

2:00 pm Memory Loss: A Guide to Next Steps

Community Events & Programs - Memory and Brain Wellness Center (washington.edu)

 

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Care Connection Webinar: Living With Dementia – Exploring Sexuality, the Last Taboo

June 10 @ 1:00 pm EDT

This presentation will focus on how sexuality and intimacy is an important human need for everyone, including individuals who are living with the diagnosis of a dementia or memory challenges, their partners and caregivers. We will provide a safe space to engage in discussion about the sexual behaviors with a person centered approach. Attendees will […]

Find out more »

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Virtual Community Class: Relax & Refresh

June 10 @ 2:30 pm EDT

City Adventures - Join AFA for a relaxing and meditative themed experience! In this Virtual Community class, relaxing images and soft music will guide you into a relaxing and calm state. Use this time to decompress and release anything that no longer serves you. This week's theme is City Adventures. Find a comfortable place to […]

Find out more »

 

 

Friday, June 11

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Activity Tip for the Weekend: Staying Cool Without a Pool

June 11 @ 10:00 am EDT

In this week’s Activity Tip, Jackie will show you some fun activities for you to stay cool, this summer! Keep a misting spray bottle in the fridge and spritz yourself when you feel hot Play water balloon toss or wet sponge toss. Have fun with water guns or water soakers. Enjoy water-rich foods like watermelon, […]

Find out more »

 

Saturday, June 12

 

Sunday, June 13

 

Monday, June 14

 

 

Alzheimer’s Association

https://www.alz.org/alzwa/helping_you/education

Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Alzheimer's is not a normal part of aging. It’s a disease of the brain that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior. Join us to learn about the differences of Alzheimer's & dementia and more. 

 

Elderwise Miniwise

Mondays at 11 am for an hour of conversation, laughter, support, movement, and community

Please just us to see if this group is for you Nancy Lang (nancy@elderwise.org)

 

Taproot's "Z-Improv" Class

  • Monday, June 14, 2021

  • 2:30 PM  3:30 PM

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Movement Tip with Jackie

June 14 @ 10:00 am EDT

Flag Day: Songs & Movement to Celebrate! – Join AFA’s Jackie Gatto, MS, R-DMT, LCAT-LP, CDP, every Monday for a brief movement tip! Each week, Jackie will provide a movement directive for you to explore at home. Feel free to save and revisit these directives anytime you need to move your body! Song List: America […]

Find out more »

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Special Edition Care Connection Webinar: Avoiding Elder Fraud Scams

June 14 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT

  Each year, millions of older Americans fall victim to some type of financial fraud, amounting to more than $3 billion in losses annually, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). This presentation will teach you about common scams targeting senior citizens, warning signs to watch for, and steps you should take to protect […]

Find out more »

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Virtual Professional Training: Dementia’s Ripple Effect

June 16 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

This virtual professional training will provide an overview of dementia-related illness, including Alzheimer's disease, and the impact this illness can have on the individual in terms of health, wellness, and relationships.  This workshop will aim to highlight the importance of building relationships and effective communication to ensure meaningful living is achieved.  Through this workshop, we […]

Find out more »

 

 

Tuesday, June 15

 

UW Brain and Wellness Center

Every Tuesday, 10:00-11:00 am, Virtual

Coffee Chats for persons with memory loss/dementia (Online or Phone)  

Make a cup of coffee or tea and come together for an informal social time with others living with memory loss or dementia.  Build connections and offer support and encouragement. Participate online or by phone, with a free application called "Zoom." Facilitated by program manager Marigrace Becker. Join for just one session, or multiple. Space is limited; sign up by the day before. 

Sign Up Here

 
 
d944778677d0b2230e319c29fd5e0e7b.jpeg

Wednesday, June 16

 

Alzheimer’s Association

https://www.alz.org/alzwa/helping_you/education

Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Alzheimer's is not a normal part of aging. It’s a disease of the brain that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior. Join us to learn about the differences of Alzheimer's & dementia and more. 

Alzheimer’s Association

https://www.alz.org/alzwa/helping_you/education

Living with Alzheimer’s: For People with Alzheimer's

The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is life-changing and leads to many questions. What will this mean for me and my family? How do I plan for the future? Where can I get the help I need? In this three-part program, you will hear from others who have been where you are. You’ll learn what you need to know, what you need to plan, and what you can do as you navigate this chapter of your life.

Elderwise Artwise

Please join Elderwise for the next series of weekly hour-long Zoom ArtWise gatherings. Each week will feature a different theme. We’ll play with pro[1]jects including watercolor, mandalas and collage while sharing our creations with one another. Each session will be $20 for both participant and caregiver with a maximum of 7 couples. Art supplies will be provided for a one-time supply fee.

To register or for more information, please contact Nancy Lang

nancy@elderwise.org

June 16 2:30 – 3:30

UW Brain and Wellness Center

Wellness Wednesdays (online or phone)

We are pleased to partner with the Alzheimer's Association to offer Wellness Wednesdays, a free weekly webinar series for people with memory loss and their families. Join us from 1 - 1:45 p.m. each Wednesday and enjoy dynamic speakers to help you thrive on your memory loss journey.

 

 

Thursday, June 17

 

Alzheimer’s Association

https://www.alz.org/alzwa/helping_you/education

Advancing the Science: The Latest in Alzheimer’s and Dementia Research

The Alzheimer’s Association is a global leader in research, mobilizing the field to advance the vision of a world without Alzheimer’s and all other dementia. Alzheimer’s is a global health problem with more than six million people living with the disease in the US alone. Tremendous gains have been made in the understanding of the science and basic biology underlying Alzheimer’s and other dementias. These advances are leading to great strides in strategies for prevention, detection, diagnostics, and therapeutic interventions.

 

 

Friday, June 18

 

Alzheimer’s Association

https://www.alz.org/alzwa/helping_you/education

Dementia Conversations: Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning

Learn tips on how to have honest and caring conversations with your family members about issues relating to Alzheimer's and dementia such as: going to the doctor, deciding when to stop driving and making legal and financial plans. 

Dementia Friendly Watercolors

Friday, June 18:  10:30 - 11:30am PDT. $10.  Click here to register

During this workshop, we'll explore basic watercolor techniques by exploring color and
color mixing and creating an original painting of your own.

This workshop has been designed and will be facilitated for persons with dementia and their care partners.

Everyone is welcome

https://www.silverkite.us/online-workshops

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Activity Tip for the Weekend: Summer Solstice Flower Crowns

June 18 @ 10:00 am EDT

Creating flower crowns are a great way to celebrate summer! In this Activity Tip, Jackie will show you how to create your very own flower crown. Real Flowers: https://www.fiftyflowers.com/blog/how-to-make-a-flower-crown-in-6-simple-steps/ Faux Flowers: https://www.thesprucecrafts.com/diy-faux-flower-crown-4586665 Silk Flowers: https://greenweddingshoes.com/diy-silk-flower-crown-2/ Cupcake liner flowers: https://www.bhg.com/crafts/easy/how-to-make-a-cupcake-liner-flower-crown/ This event will take place on AFA’s Facebook page: facebook.com/alzheimersfoundationofamerica.

Find out more »

 

 

Saturday, June 19

 

Sunday, June 20

 

Monday, June 21

 

Elderwise Miniwise

Mondays at 11 am for an hour of conversation, laughter, support, movement, and community

Please just us to see if this group is for you Nancy Lang (nancy@elderwise.org)

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Movement Tip with Jackie

June 21 @ 10:00 am EDT

Summer Solstice & International Yoga Day: Yoga for Summer – Join AFA’s Jackie Gatto, MS, R-DMT, LCAT-LP, CDP, every Monday for a brief movement tip! Each week, Jackie will provide a movement directive for you to explore at home. Feel free to save and revisit these directives anytime you need to move your body! Chair […]

Find out more »

 

Tuesday, June 22

 

UW Brain and Wellness Center

Every Tuesday, 10:00-11:00 am, Virtual

Coffee Chats for persons with memory loss/dementia (Online or Phone)  

Make a cup of coffee or tea and come together for an informal social time with others living with memory loss or dementia.  Build connections and offer support and encouragement. Participate online or by phone, with a free application called "Zoom." Facilitated by program manager Marigrace Becker. Join for just one session, or multiple. Space is limited; sign up by the day before. 

Sign Up Here

 

 

Wednesday, June 23

 

Alzheimer’s Association

https://www.alz.org/alzwa/helping_you/education

Effective Communication Strategies

Join us to explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer’s, learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.

Alzheimer’s Association

https://www.alz.org/alzwa/helping_you/education

Living with Alzheimer’s: For People with Alzheimer's

The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is life-changing and leads to many questions. What will this mean for me and my family? How do I plan for the future? Where can I get the help I need? In this three-part program, you will hear from others who have been where you are. You’ll learn what you need to know, what you need to plan, and what you can do as you navigate this chapter of your life.

Elderwise Artwise

Please join Elderwise for the next series of weekly hour-long Zoom ArtWise gatherings. Each week will feature a different theme. We’ll play with pro[1]jects including watercolor, mandalas and collage while sharing our creations with one another. Each session will be $20 for both participant and caregiver with a maximum of 7 couples. Art supplies will be provided for a one-time supply fee.

To register or for more information, please contact Nancy Lang

nancy@elderwise.org

June 23 2:30 – 3:30

UW Brain and Wellness Center

Wellness Wednesdays (online or phone)

We are pleased to partner with the Alzheimer's Association to offer Wellness Wednesdays, a free weekly webinar series for people with memory loss and their families. Join us from 1 - 1:45 p.m. each Wednesday and enjoy dynamic speakers to help you thrive on your memory loss journey.

 

 

Thursday, June 24

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Virtual Community Class: Relax & Refresh

June 24 @ 2:30 p.m. EDT

Tranquil Beach Day - Join AFA for a relaxing and meditative themed experience! In this Virtual Community class, relaxing images and soft music will guide you into a relaxing and calm state. Use this time to decompress and release anything that no longer serves you. This week's theme is Tranquil Beach Day. Find a comfortable […]

Find out more »

 

 

Friday, June 25

Greenwood Senior Center

https://www.phinneycenter.org/gsc/

Zwiefacher Online: Tricky Rhythms and Movement

Friday, June 25, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

|Recurring Activity (See all)

Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N 85th St.
Seattle, WA 98103 United States

$5

 

This course is presented as a challenging dance rhythms review - tunes where clapping along is about as challenging as dancing, and a great exercise for your brain. Since over half of the hour will be listening to dance music, you can get on your feet or wiggle in your chair to make it a physical exercise course too.

 

UW Brain and Wellness Center

June 25

10:00 am Virtual Garden Discovery Walks

Community Events & Programs - Memory and Brain Wellness Center (washington.edu)

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Activity Tip for the Weekend: DIY Rainbow Flag

June 25 @ 10:00 am EDT

Let’s spread awareness and celebrate Pride! In this Activity Tip, Jackie will show you how to create your very own Pride flag. https://www.thinkmakeshareblog.com/rainbow-flag/ Supplies: Fabric for your flag or banner (cotton or muslin works great—you can glue or stitch hem along the edge to keep it from fraying) Felt Scissors and/or craft knife Hot glue […]

Find out more »

 

Saturday, June 26

 

Sunday, June 27

 

Monday, June 28

 

Elderwise Miniwise

Mondays at 11 am for an hour of conversation, laughter, support, movement, and community

Please just us to see if this group is for you Nancy Lang (nancy@elderwise.org)

 

Greenwood Senior Center

https://www.phinneycenter.org/gsc/

Monday, June 28, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

|Recurring Activity (See all)

Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N 85th St.
Seattle, WA 98103 United States + Google Map

Free

Join other men from the neighborhood in this ongoing monthly meeting.

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Movement Tip with Jackie

June 28 @ 10:00 am EDT

Pride Dance Party! – Join AFA’s Jackie Gatto, MS, R-DMT, LCAT-LP, CDP, every Monday for a brief movement tip! Each week, Jackie will provide a movement directive for you to explore at home. Feel free to save and revisit these directives anytime you need to move your body! Song List: "Vogue" by Madonna "I'm Coming […]

Find out more »

 

Tuesday, June 29

UW Brain and Wellness Center

Every Tuesday, 10:00-11:00 am, Virtual

Coffee Chats for persons with memory loss/dementia (Online or Phone)  

Make a cup of coffee or tea and come together for an informal social time with others living with memory loss or dementia.  Build connections and offer support and encouragement. Participate online or by phone, with a free application called "Zoom." Facilitated by program manager Marigrace Becker. Join for just one session, or multiple. Space is limited; sign up by the day before. 

Sign Up Here

 

 

Wednesday, June 30

Alzheimer’s Association

https://www.alz.org/alzwa/helping_you/education

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior​

Join us to learn to decode behavioral messages, identify common triggers, and learn strategies to help manage some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer’s disease.

 

 

Elderwise Artwise

Please join Elderwise for the next series of weekly hour-long Zoom ArtWise gatherings. Each week will feature a different theme. We’ll play with pro[1]jects including watercolor, mandalas and collage while sharing our creations with one another. Each session will be $20 for both participant and caregiver with a maximum of 7 couples. Art supplies will be provided for a one-time supply fee.

To register or for more information, please contact Nancy Lang

nancy@elderwise.org

June 30 2:30 – 3:30

 

 

UW Brain and Wellness Center

Wellness Wednesdays (online or phone)

We are pleased to partner with the Alzheimer's Association to offer Wellness Wednesdays, a free weekly webinar series for people with memory loss and their families. Join us from 1 - 1:45 p.m. each Wednesday and enjoy dynamic speakers to help you thrive on your memory loss journey.

 
 
d944778677d0b2230e319c29fd5e0e7b.jpeg