Week of Events
Music Series with Monique & Stephen: Play Your Poem – Join Monique & Stephen from SoulWorks Rhythm® for a 4-week series of music-making experiences filled with rhythm and creativity! Therapeutic rhythm making is versatile and easily accessible. It’s also a fun way to reduce stress, boost the immune system, and increase socialization. Our programs are designed to […]
Songs with Dance in the Lyrics – 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! This week we will explore Songs […]
Join Avi Diamond, MT-BC, for a mood-elevating and memory-activating music experience. Avi will play popular music from the 1920s through the 1950s and pair these songs with deep breathing and reminiscence prompts. Let’s sing along and enjoy some fun songs from the past! This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom.
Join AFA’s Jackie, MS, R-DMT, LCAT-LP, CDP, for a low-impact virtual chair fitness class to strengthen your muscles and your mind! In this virtual fitness class, you will follow along with simple movements that target all major muscle groups while focusing on a range of motion, strength, posture, and fun! What sets this fitness class […]
Mindful Moments – Pop in with Jackie for 5 minutes as she guides you through a quick mindful moment exercise. This event will take place on AFA’s Facebook page: www.facebook.com/alzheimersfoundationofamerica.
Join artist Marie McLaughlin, for a virtual art experience! For today's virtual art session, you will reconnect with an earlier self by drawing a scene from your childhood. Feel free to reflect on what comes to mind when looking at your drawing, and share any stories! Supplies: Colored pencils Regular pencil Paper of any size […]
Join AFA for an enriching and fun sing-along! For today's virtual class, song lyrics will be presented on your screen to follow and sing along. Warm up your voice and let’s start singing some amazing music! This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom.
Embrace the beautiful sounds & culture of Jazz! In this activity tip, Jackie will show you ways to celebrate International Jazz Day. https://jazzday.com/ https://open.spotify.com/playlist/2Bvs3LQNTVBhco4AJLOCVU?si=f9ea4ec5d70c4caa This event will take place on AFA’s Facebook page: facebook.com/alzheimersfoundationofamerica.
Join two incredible New York theatre and music performers, Lianne & Luke, for a fun and educational music experience! The theme for this session is, “Cash, Cline & Friends”. The music featured highlights Johnny Cash, Patsy Cline, and a few other legendary artists that they both performed with—Like Willie Nelson and Carl Perkins. Lets awaken positive memories […]
Join Sheryl Oleksak, 500 ERYT, for a 4-week 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 In the Now. This event will […]