Alzheimer's
Foundation of America

AFA Teal Room: 6-Week Art Series with Marnie (Week 4)

6-Week Art Series with Marnie (Week 4) Monday 5/23 2:30 PM ET   This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom.   During this series, Marnie Herlands, MS, ATR-BC, LCAT, will demonstrate how to create an accordion book, which involves paper and simple folds, using materials of your choosing! Options will be offered […]

AFA Teal Room: Muscle, Mind, Move!

Muscle, Mind, Move!   Tuesday 5/24 2:30 PM ET   This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom.   Join AFA’s Jackie Gatto, MS, R-DMT, LCAT-LP, for a low-impact virtual chair fitness class to strengthen your muscles and your mind! You will follow along with simple movements that target all major muscle groups, […]

AFA Teal Room: Book Club with Reading2Connect

Book Club with Reading2Connect: How Do You Like Your Coffee?   Wednesday 5/25 2:30 PM ET   This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom.   After identifying the barriers our patients encounter when attempting to read, Reading2Connect experimented with a variety of modifications to text, language, graphic layout, content and illustrations to […]

AFA Teal Room: Relax & Refresh – Walk in the Park

Relax & Refresh: Walk in the Park   Thursday 5/26 2:30 PM ET   This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom.   Walk in the Park – Join AFA for a relaxing and meditative-themed experience! In this virtual community class, relaxing images and soft music will guide you into a calm state. […]

AFA Teal Room: Music with Ariel

Music with Ariel   Friday 5/27 2:30 PM ET   This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom. Learn music-based coping techniques from Board Certified Music Therapist Ariel Weissberger, MA, MT-BC, LCAT, of Berko Music Therapy. This session will include music and opportunities to actively participate by listening, singing along, and playing along […]

AFA Teal Room: Chair Yoga with Sheryl—Joy in You

Chair Yoga with Sheryl—Joy in You   Saturday 5/28 2:30 PM ET   This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom.   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 […]

AFA Teal Room: Nature’s Visit with Quogue Wildlife Refuge—Virtual Woodland Hike

Nature’s Visit with Quogue Wildlife Refuge: Virtual Woodland Hike   Sunday 5/29 2:30 PM ET   This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom.   Come join AFA and the Quogue Wildlife Refuge on a virtual woodland hike! Quogue Wildlife Refuge is a 305-acre non-profit nature preserve nestled in the Village of Quogue, […]

AFA Teal Room: 6-Week Art Series with Marnie (Week 5)

6-Week Art Series with Marnie (Week 5)   Monday 5/30 2:30 PM ET   This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom. During this 6-week series, Marnie Herlands, MS, ATR-BC, LCAT, will demonstrate how to create an accordion book, which involves paper and simple folds, while using materials of your choosing! Options will […]

AFA Teal Room: Mindful Meditation with AFA’s Jackie

Mindful Meditation with AFA’s Jackie   Tuesday 5/31 2:30 PM ET   This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom.   It is so important to find time for us and connect from within. Join AFA’s Manager of Therapeutic Programming Jackie Gatto, MS, R-DMT, LCAT-LP, CDP, for a relaxing afternoon of meditation! Connect […]

AFA Teal Room: Music with Hearts Need Art

Music with Hearts Need Art   June 1 @ 2:30 pm EDT   This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom.   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 […]

AFA Teal Room: Disco-Funk Chair Fitness

AFA Teal Room: Disco-Funk Chair Fitness   June 2, 2:30 pm EDT   This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom.   Join AFA’s Jackie Gatto, MS, R-DMT, for a low-impact chair fitness class to energize your day! Driven by the up-lifting beats of funk and disco music, this class will target all major […]