Mindfulness Through the Arts (TM)

Monday, November 27th

Program postponed until Monday, December 4th!

We welcome care partners to our program. Join us to have time to relax and enjoy an arts practice together. An opportunity to engage and allow time to have special conversation with others. On Monday, December 4th, Judy Montgomery will resume the Zentangle drawing program. An alternative session will be also held. Details shared in the Monday the 4th description below.

Giving Tuesday is November 28th!

We are most grateful for the Community’s support! Our programs and services are offered to all at no cost so all individuals can take advantage

at this challenging point in their lives. Please consider a gift on this day. Visit our website:

farrellfoundation.org and click on the green Donate button in the upper right hand corner. It will tale you to the Donation Page. Thank you for your kind gift for the work and mission of the Foundation!

HeARTful Living Café (TM)

Tuesday, November 28th

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Be with us on Tuesday as we welcome back Flutist Robb Durr. He will be here to share a variety of song’s and showcase his different flutes. Join us in-person or virtually. Refreshments follow the program. Stay after for time

to socialize and enjoy each other’s company.

Sweet Arts Café (TM)

Wednesday, Nov. 29th

11am – Noon: Activities

Noon to 12:45pm: Lunch

12:45 – 1:45pm:

Move 2 Connect, Chair Dance/Movement Program

Join us early for some activities, then time for lunch at noon. Bring a brown bag lunch and we’ll offer a beverage and dessert. Come enjoy our Wednesday program with Sara Lawrence-Sucato from Dancing Wheels. Sara will guide all in her monthly program. Join us in-person or virtually.

We welcome CEO Kristin Broadbent from

Three Arches Foundation on Wednesday afternoon at 1pm for a special announcement and presentation regarding a grant.

Please join us!

Celebrate the Arts (TM)

Friday, December 1st

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Be with us on Friday for our monthly Active For Life program. Join staff as they engage all in this special program. Stay for refreshments! Join in-person or virtually.

Mindfulness Through the Arts (TM)

Monday, December 4th

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Our Monday session continues to expand and evolve. Based on our care partners interests and time availability, we will offer several different sessions on Monday afternoons. In addition to an arts practice, we have a group interested in the opportunity to socialize around a game or activity. Come join us on Monday, December 4th and we’ll offer the space and option to engage others in this fun and relaxing manner. Hope you can join us for either program at 2pm.

New Program!

Gentle Moments (TM)

Looking for participants to attend a new special program. We

will soon be 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 schedule personally arranged. Please contact us for further details about either program

at 440-414-0434.

Opening Reception for Artist Dan Pruitt

Artist Dan Pruitt

Friday Evening December 1st 6pm – 8pm

Come enjoy the variety of fused glass pieces and other

mixed media and collage art works. Refreshments will be served. The exhibit will remain through February.

Monday through Friday, 9am – 5pm.

Cleveland Heights Library Lee Road Branch Memory Cafe

Thursday, December 14th, 1:00pm – 2:30pm

Music can be one of the best sources to bring back memories of

those suffering from Alzheimer’s/dementia. The recall is known as “music-invoked autobiographical memory”. Programs presented by the Carolyn L. Farrell Foundation for Brain Health are centered around music and the arts. On Thursday, December 14th, we offer an example of the joy of music by singing familiar songs from different ethnicities as we explore December’s holidays. Holiday cookies will complete this programs festive mood. Nadine Kodysz, Professional Violinist, will lead the program.

Please contact the Library to pre-register for the program.

Thursday, December 14th: Holiday Music

Registration link: https://events.heightslibrary.org/event/10778026

Participant News

In Tuesday’s HeARTful Living Cafe, Elizabeth Revy (R) led Tai Chi Easy, enjoyed by volunteer Katherine, participants Sheila and Shannon, volunteers Sonia and David and participants Gayle and Richard.