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Memory Café

Memory Café is a program for those with changes in their thinking or memory, mild cognitive impairment due to Alzheimer's disease or a related disorder, along with their care partners. Programs are now being offered on ZOOM twice a month.

Join us on ZOOM

Morning Cafes – first Thursday of each month – 10-11 am

February 4 – All You Need is Love! Whether it’s Valentine’s month or any time of the year, it’s always good to feel surrounded by love. Join Sun Joo Lee of Sunshine Music Therapy as we sing and move along to songs full of love and romance.

March 4 – Spring is in the Air! Move to the beat with Michelle Dionisio as she leads us in some wonderful moves to wake up our bodies and our spirits! Michelle is one of everybody’s favorites!

April 1 – Are you Fooling? It’s April 1st, but we’re not fooling – we’re really presenting the talented and engaging Shana Bousard for a fun interactive workshop. Bring along a favorite joke or funny story to share.

May 6 – Get fit while you sit! Enjoy Chair Yoga with Zoe! Zoe will engage all in a variety of movements and poses to help strengthen your muscles while you gain energy as well.

June 3 – On the Road Again! From New York to Chicago to San Francisco, songs help to explore the personality of our physical landscape. Got a favorite city song? Let us know and we’ll try to include it! Featuring Dan Kurek on piano.

Afternoon Memory Cafes – 3rd Thursday of each month – 1-2 PM on ZOOM

February 18 – NOTE: this one café is 12:30-1:30! Chair Yoga with Zoe! Keep moving and feel good! Energize your mind and body and have fun!

March 18 – Springtime songs with Dan Kurek. Sing along with Dan while we appreciate the beauties of spring!

April 15 – Move along with Michelle! The always-engaging Michelle Dionisio is back to wake up our bodies and spirits with easy, feel-good movement.

May 20 – Sing along with Shana Bousard. Shana is a vocalist, musical theatre actor and amazing music therapist. You’ll love spending some time with her!

June 17 – Sun Joo Lee of Sunshine Music Therapy joins us again to brighten our spirits and bring Sunshine into our lives! Don’t miss it.

The Afternoon Memory Cafes are sponsored by Homewatch Care Givers. www.homewatchcaregivers.com

For more information, or to register for this month’s Memory Café, please contact the JFCS Jewish Social Services Manager, Kathy Rood at:

602.452.4627
JewishCommunityservices@jfcsaz.org

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