Mar
20
Wed
OK Chorale – Weekly Therapeutic Singing Group @ Laguna Country United Methodist Church
Mar 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
OK Chorale - Weekly Therapeutic Singing Group @ Laguna Country United Methodist Church | Laguna Woods | California | United States

Love to sing? Join us!

The OK Chorale is a therapeutic singing group where people with dementia and their care partners can enjoy the benefits of making music together!

The OK Chorale will meet every Wednesday afternoon at 1:30PM-2:30PM beginning February 6, 2019.

Directed by Karen M. Skipper, MT-BC, Board Certified Music Therapist
Accompanied by Claudia Gambino

Brought to the community through a grant by the United Methodist Church.

For addiontional information, please contact Karen at kmsmusic@cox.net

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Mar
21
Thu
4 Weeks to a Better Memory @ Alzheimer's Orange County
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Memory Training is an innovative, educational course that teaches individuals techniques to improve their memory in a fun, interactive classroom environment. This 2-hour once per week course is designed to benefit individuals with age-related memory challenges over its four-weeks of lessons and beyond.

Program Benefits:

  • Remember names and faces
  • Recall appointments, messages and plans
  • Practice everyday memory techniques
  • Avoid misplacing objects
  • Overcome “tip of the tongue” memory slips
This program is not intended for people with a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia.

Four sessions: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Irvine, CA

Thursdays: March 7,14, 21 and 28.

Memories in the Making Training @ Costa Mesa Senior Center
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Communication and personal expression may be challenging for persons with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. The Memories in the Making® art program is a unique approach that allows individuals with memory loss to express themselves through their artwork, even when the words are no longer there. Learn how to use this successful method to bring joy and contentment to your loved one with dementia. No artistic background is necessary to benefit from Memories in the Making®.

– Learn what is needed to conduct Memories in the Making® art sessions at home.
– Understand how art is a meaningful activity that triggers memories of the past and brings families together.

(This class is for caregivers only, and not intended for persons with memory loss.)

Advance Registration Required In person: at the Costa Mesa Senior Center, Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. /

Online: cmclassesonline.com, Class #13088