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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

August 2019

Care Connection Community Class: An Afternoon of Jazz

August 27 @ 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 as we welcome student performers from the New York Youth Symphony.  This free jazz concert will help us all celebrate jazz appreciation month as we learn more about this music genre. Click here to register

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September 2019

Care Connection Community Class: Dance With Jackie

September 5 @ 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 recreational 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: Therapy Dogs

September 9 @ 2:00 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 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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Movin’ & Groovin’

September 11 @ 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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Advanced registration for this four week workshop is required.  Please call AFA at 866-232-8484 to register.

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Care Connection Community Class: Dramatic Improv

September 12 @ 2:00 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 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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AFA Partners in Care: Supporting Individuals Living with Dementia

September 13 @ 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: Chinese Brush Painting

September 16 @ 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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Join award-winning Chinese brush painter, Jade Lam for an 1.5 hour Chinese brush painting class. This class introduces basic concepts and techniques of Chinese brush painting. Join us for a relaxing day of artistic expression, appreciation, and creativity! Click here to register

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Care Connection Sunset Series: Trauma and Aging in Black America

September 18 @ 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

September 19 @ 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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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: Art with Marnie

September 26 @ 2:00 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 Marnie Herlands for an afternoon of art making in this hour workshop: Gratitude & Memory Stones! In this class we will loosely explore the theme of gratitude and memories taking into consideration how our lives can be impacted by people, places, and experiences whether physical, emotional, spiritual, cognitive, sensory based. Participants will be invited to paint or draw on a stone of their choosing to create a tangible token of gratitude or appreciation. Click here to register

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October 2019

Artist in Residency Program

October 16 @ 2:00 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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Advanced registration for this four week workshop is required.  Please call AFA at 866-232-8484 to register.

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