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AFA Education and Resource Center

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322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
866-232-8484 www.alzfdn.org

April 2019

Care Connection Community Class: Movie Matinee: Singin’ In The Rain

April 29 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Join AFA in watching one of the greatest and most successful musicals ever filmed: Singin' In The Rain. Gene Kelly, Debbie Reynolds and Donald O'Connor star in this all-time classic filled with memorable songs, lavish routines and Kelly's fabulous song-and-dance number performed in the rain. Click here to register

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May 2019

Care Connection Community Class: An Afternoon of Jazz

May 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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  Join New York Youth Symphony  saxophonist Anthony Ferrara and his jazz band as they play popular songs from the 40s and 50s. Click here to register

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Care Connection Community Class: An Afternoon of Therapy Dogs

May 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Join the Good Dog Foundation for an hour of interacting with therapy dogs to de-stress, reminisce, and increase feelings of happiness. Click here to register  

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AFA Partners in Care: Supporting Individuals Living with Dementia

May 8 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT
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AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Click here to register   To learn more about AFA’s facilitators for this course, please click here

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Care Connection Community Class: Ballroom Burn

May 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
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AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Ballroom burn is light/low impact aerobic dance class that will have you dancing the basics of virtually every Ballroom Dance, from Waltz to Cha-Cha in one fun-filled action packed 45-60 minute class. This class is a great way to engage the mind/body connection while learning and reinforcing the basics of the Waltz, Fox trot, Swing, Merengue, Salsa, Cha Cha, Rumba and more. No partner or experience necessary.  Dance instruction by Rhythm Break Cares. Click here to register

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Care Connection Community Class: Dance With Jackie

May 14 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm EDT
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AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Join AFA’s new Recreation Therapist, Jackie, for a rhythmic and up-lifting afternoon of dance! Both in chairs and standing, this 60 minute group incorporates dance and movement to awaken the body and inspire the soul. A variety of props will be used to encourage participants to move the body in different ways, while enticing creativity. No prior dance experience necessary. Click here to register

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Care Connection Community Class: Dramatic Improv

May 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Join Kate Bell, writer, theatre maker, singer/songwriter, and teaching artist, for an afternoon of drama improv and creative play using props, costumes, and music.   Learn how dramatic improvisation can be used as a therapeutic tool for dealing with memory loss. Click here to register  

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Care Connection Community Class: Artistic Expression

May 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EDT
AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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During this workshop, memory will be explored through reminiscence and images regarding the topic of love. Participants will acquire a greater sense of autonomy while also igniting cohesion and community spirit. Click here to register

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Care Connection Community Class: Gardening for Life

May 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Join AFA and Gwenn Fried, Manager of Horticultural Therapy Services at NYU, for a cognitively stimulating, hands-on, nature based activity. You can also take home the plant, craft or flower arrangement following the class. Click here to register

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Care Connection Community Class: AFA Sock Hop

May 22 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Care Connection Sunset Series: What You Believe About Aging is Probably Not True

May 22 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Care Connection Community Class: Broadway Hour

May 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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One event on May 23, 2019 at 2:00 pm

AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Music is a great tool which can improve communication, stimulate your mind and lift your spirits. This free program allows participants to experience live music and the enrichment it can bring to their lives. Talented volunteers from Sing for Your Seniors, who are all Broadway and Broadway-bound artists, will perform live and connect with the audience through music. Click here to register

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Care Connection Community Class: Dance With Jackie

May 29 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm EDT
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AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Join AFA’s new Recreation Therapist, Jackie, for a rhythmic and up-lifting afternoon of dance! Both in chairs and standing, this 60 minute group incorporates dance and movement to awaken the body and inspire the soul. A variety of props will be used to encourage participants to move the body in different ways, while enticing creativity. No prior dance experience necessary. Click here to register

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July 2019

AFA Partners in Care: Supporting Individuals Living with Dementia

July 9 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT
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One event on September 13, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on November 4, 2019 at 9:00 am

AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Click here to register   To learn more about AFA’s facilitators for this course, please click here

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September 2019

AFA Partners in Care: Supporting Individuals Living with Dementia

September 13 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT
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One event on September 13, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on November 4, 2019 at 9:00 am

AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Click here to register   To learn more about AFA’s facilitators for this course, please click here

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November 2019

AFA Partners in Care: Supporting Individuals Living with Dementia

November 4 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm EST
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One event on May 8, 2019 at 9:00 am

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AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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