Tom Ruhe celebrated his
birthday at the Foundation
with a special cake bought
by his wife Linda!
The Heartful Living Cafe
Tuesday, July 20th at 2pm
Please join us for a wonderful flute duo performance and program with Beckie Tweedle and Betty Dimond! Enjoy the music, activities and stay for a special snack and beverages
in our café. You can join us virtually on Zoom as well. A separate email invitation will be sent on Monday.
Tuesday, July 20th is…
National Moon Day
The day Neil Armstrong walked on the Moon!
Sweet Arts Cafe & Program Returns!
Wed., July 21st at 11am
Come enjoy our Wednesday program with time to gather for lunch and leisure activities. This Wednesday, bring your lunch and we will provide a beverage and dessert. Then stay longer for a fun arts experience together! Time to socialize and get
Wednesday’s will be filled with a variety of arts activities and exercise experiences. Each week, check out our Constant Contact for the week’s activity!
Wednesday, July 21st is…
National Hammock Day!
Time to relax!!
Memorial Gift!
Our various art and music programs are being provided through the generous memorial gift in honor of our
participant and friend, the
late Dr. Manny Essel.
Thank you to BB Essel for the kind gift to support the work of the Farrell Foundation.
Dr. Charlie’s Story
Dr. Charlie Farrell, Founder & Board Member of the Carolyn L. Farrell Foundation recently shared in the media his dementia/Alzheimer’s diagnosis. He has decided to start a personal project with his daughter Katie. He will share in a series of YouTube videos his story titled:
“My Journey With AL” (Alzheimer’s). To view and subscribe to these programs, follow the link below to the Foundation website, then scroll down the home page to view the videos.
Celebrate the Arts
Friday, July 23rd at 2pm
Spend Friday afternoon with us! Today we welcome Dance Therapist Melissa Renner for a special program of “chair dance”, rhythm and movement! Melissa will engage all
in a fun program. Refreshments will follow. The session can also be enjoyed virtually as well.
A separate email invitation will
be sent on Thursday.
Friday, July 23rd is…
National Gorgeous Grandmas Day!!
Participant Barb and her care partner Michele, enjoying the art program put on by Resident Artist Lee Ann Eyre!
Lee Ann oversees participants Debbie and Alice who are being guided by volunteer Marianne Cunningham.
New participants Jim, with daughter Mary, and Dotty with daughter Erin, clapping along to the music provided by music therapist Sara Williams from
M-TEC! (Music Therapy Enrichment Center)
Music Therapist Sara Williams from M-TEC provides lively music for the Friday session. Janis, Marianne, and Dr. Charlie enjoy the show!
Participants Chuck, Alice, Jennifer and Debbie along with volunteer and Board Member Betsy Wallace listen to
the music.
Executive Director Jerry Devis offers a visual to go with the music, while Zoom participants enjoy the program from home!