A Wonderful 4th!
On the 4th of July, Dr. Charlie hosted a fabulous
Independence Day cookout
at his home to thank
the volunteers for all of their
hard work this past year!
Fun was had by all!!
Here, Dr. Charlie is having a conversation with Resident Artist Lee Ann Eyre. Also a big thanks to Dave Clements for all of
his hard work on the grill &
preparing the dinner!
The Heartful Living Cafe
Tuesday, July 13th at 2pm
Come enjoy and afternoon at the Center for Artful Living or attend virtually. On Tuesday, a special
music program will be hosted by
Hal Mitcheltree. Hal will share his knowledge of music along with time
to enjoy a variety of pieces in his interactive program. A Zoom invitation will be sent in a separate email.
Walk, Talk & Roll
Wed., July 14th at 11am
Enjoy a mid-morning walk with others outside at Westlake’s Rec Center Park. Join us at 11am in the small parking lot near the gazebo and lake. (Not at the
Rec Center Building) Weather permitting: no rain or weather warmer than 88 degrees. Stay after for the conversation and connection!
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.
Thursday, July 15th is…
National Give Something Away Day!!
Friday Arts
Friday, July 16th at 2pm
Spend part of your Friday with friends, either at the Center or virtually on Zoom. On Friday,
Sara Williams from M-TEC, Music Therapy Enrichment Center will be here to guide all in fun and engaging music experiences. Sara will sing, play instruments and hold
sing-alongs to a variety of music, styles and formats.
Come and enjoy!
Saturday, July 17th:
Happy Birthday to
Farrell Foundation’s
Kate Fayen! Enjoy your special day and thank you for all you do!
Participants Janis, Mary, Jim, Dotty & Erin enjoying the music program put on by violinist Nadine Kodysz and pianist
Ruth Williams.
Pianist Ruth Williams discussing the music she is going to be playing for the Tuesday program.
Volunteer Gretty Myers and Board Member and volunteer Kathy Kassimatis enjoying the cookout!
Volunteer Sandy Gardner and Volunteer Coordinator Rosemary Ware begin to celebrate the 4th!
Volunteers Mark Brinich and Bob Myers have a chat while waiting for the food to be ready.
Dr. Charlie’s pooch, Morrie, was so doggone tired, he just had to take a nap!