A very special Happy Birthday to Foundation Volunteer

Marianne Cunningham today, January 29th! We welcome Marianne each week to the Foundation for each smile she brings to everyone’s life. Enjoy your day and Birthday!

HeARTful Living Café (TM)

Tuesday, January 30th

at 2pm

We welcome Sarah Bebee, Community Outreach Coordinator from Westlake Porter Public Library. Sarah will share a program about singer Dolly Parton. Join us for this program in-person or virtually. During the session, Foundation Storyteller and Friend Kathy Strawser will greet participants to respond to some beautiful questions associated with creating a script for an upcoming program. We appreciate your participation.

Sweet Arts Café (TM)

Wednesday, Jan. 31st

Lunch: 11:00am

Program: Noon

Be with us for lunchtime at the Center. Enjoy time together over lunch and then spend noontime with musician and drummer

Billy Coakley. Billy will guide all

in a responsive drum program – fun and engaging! Join us

virtually at noon.

On Wednesday,

January 31st, we wish our

Resident Storyteller

Kathy Strawser

a very Happy Birthday!

Kathy brings wonderful stories and opportunities

to create stories with TimeSlips (TM)

for all of our participants.

Enjoy your Birthday!!

On Thursday, February 1st,

we wish Dr. Charlie Farrell

a very special Birthday!

Thank you for your vision, energy and commitment for creating the Carolyn L. Farrell Foundation for Brain Health.

Have a great birthday!!

Friday, February 2nd is Groundhog’s Day!

Celebrate the Arts (TM)

Friday, February 2nd

at 2pm

Come and enjoy our Friday program with staff from

Active For Life. The chair dance program will engage all to move, bend and stretch to some fun music and styles. All from the comfort of your chair. Join

in-person or virtually.

Mindfulness Through the Arts (TM)

Monday, February 5th

at 2pm

A special program for the care partner with two options! One choice is to be engaged in a guided art practice led by a professional artist. Option two is the opportunity to enjoy playing some games at the Center! A great time for yourself and to have some fun and engage the mind and enjoy some refreshments. In-person only.

 For questions, contact us at 440-414-0434.

Gentle Moments (TM)

Monday, February 5th

at 2pm

Looking for participants to

attend a new special program.

We are offering a sensory session to guide a small group

or an individual couple through

a pleasant, relaxing experience. Soothing words and soft music and to spend time together

at the Center.

Guided by Shirley Nelson.

Day of the week and time scheduled will be personally arranged. Please contact us

for further details about

either program

at 440-414-0434.

Yes, And… Performance is just a few weeks away!

Do you have your reservation?

Contact us at: 440-414-0434 or by email: info@farrellfoundation.com.

Final Weeks of Art Exhibit by Artist Dan Pruitt

Artist Dan Pruitt

Come enjoy the variety of fused glass pieces and other

mixed media and collage art works. The exhibit will

remain at the Center through February 15th. Many artworks are for sale. Shop for your home or office!

View: Monday through Friday, 9am – 5pm

Participant News

Exercise Specialist

Elizabeth Revy leads

the group in a Tai Chi session

in Tuesday’s HeARTful

Living Cafe!

Tracy Heberle (L) and Kathy Kassimatis lead New Education & Support Program on Tuesday. The program will be held the 4th Tuesday of the month.

In last Wednesday’s Sweet Arts Cafe, Sara Lawrence-Sucato

from Dancing Wheels led the group in her movement program

called Move 2 Connect!

Resident Storyteller Corinne Jalkanen shared a pop-up book by Robert Sabuta and an illustrated poem by Robert Frost with the group in Friday’s Celebrate the Arts program.

Here’s volunteer Rosemary

Ware with one of Corinne’s props, a fox puppet, to help illustrate the story!