HeARTful

Living Café (TM)

Tuesday, March 19th

at 2pm

We welcome our “team” back for a special Baseball Memories Opening Day program! Leading the interactive session will be

Ike Brooks, Dr. David Goldberg, Joe Shaw and

Dave Bodemer. Along with the program, our Resident Artist Richard Skerl has a baseball related art activity. Enjoy refreshments and time together as we each anticipate spring and Opening Day. Wear your favorite baseball jersey or cap!

Sweet Arts Café (TM)

Wednesday, March 20th

11am – Lunch

Noon – Program

Come enjoy lunchtime at the Center. Bring your own lunch and we’ll provide a beverage and special desserts. At noon, we host Sarah Bebee from Westlake Porter Public Library. Sarah will share a program on the popular TV show The Price Is Right. Come enjoy this fun program!

Wednesday, March 20th

ReFRESHing Memories at the South Euclid Lyndhurst Library.

A new series of monthly Memory Cafe programs in collaboration with the Cleveland Clinic, Cuyahoga County Public Library and the Farrell Foundation. Each month a different experience and activity to engage all affected by dementia/Alzheimer’s and their care partners.

Pre-registration required.

Gentle Moments (TM)

Arrange by Appointment!

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.

Celebrate the Arts (TM)

Friday, March 22nd

at 2pm

Be with us on Friday as we welcome Elizabeth Revy. Elizabeth will guide all in Easy Chair Tai Chi. Enjoy the experience while stretching and moving from the comfort of your chair. Stay for refreshments following the session.

Join in-person or virtually.

We extend our deepest sympathy to Susan Gregg on the passing of her dear husband Joe. Joe enjoyed many of our programs along with Susan and many wonderful professional care providers. We will miss Joe’s sense of humor and special time with us.

On Sunday,

March 24th,

We wish Volunteer Katherine Campbell-Gaston a very Happy

Birthday!!

On Sunday,

March 24th,

We also wish Community Outreach Coordinator Nadine Kodysz a very Happy Birthday!!

Thanks for all you do for the Farrell Foundation, ladies!!

Mindfulness Through the Arts (TM)

Monday, March 25th

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.

New Exhibit at the Center!

Vicki Wert – Westlake Photographer

Gallery open M – F, 9 – 5

A Walk In The Park (TM)

Coming back in March!

We are looking forward to spring when we can resume a program to encourage a meet up and walk at Westlake’s Community Park. Looking for interested individuals/couples.

Dates & details coming soon!

Donated Items Available!

We have some items that

were donated to the Foundation and are available to any interested individuals:

  • Wheelchair
  • Walker
  • Case of Depends

Please contact for further information at: 440-414-0434

The Center will be closed on Monday, April 8th for the

Solar Eclipse.

Participant News

Participants Diane and Gary share the pictures they made to put in the festive shamrock frames! The session was led by Luise Easton on Wednesday.

Here’s care giver Faith and participant Bob with their fun pictures!

Participant Therese (L) and care giver Linda (R) display their colorful St. Pat’s art!

Volunteer and program leader Luise with husband Dr. Charlie!

Participant Philip with his OMA-inspired art! This session was held at the Coventry Village Library last Thursday. The program was led by Jerry Devis and Resident Artist Richard Skerl.

Participant Revlon shares her festive art for St. Patrick’s Day! She titled it “We Are Family”.

Participant Bill with his art titled “Atmosphere”! His wife Diane looks on.

Participants enjoying the music program presented by Jessica Wallner from MTEC,

Music Therapy Enrichment Center on Friday!

Particpant Sally likes to move around to the music!