Art in the Afternoon

NEW PROGRAM - 11:00am-12:15pm


November 24, 2014

Art in the Afternoon is a new program that fosters stimulating conversation, creative thinking and stimulates distant memories among individuals with cognitive impairment. This engaging program is free and open to anyone with memory loss and their caregivers but an RSVP is requested.

Monday, November 24 from 11:00 AM -12:15 PM. RSVP to louruvosocialserv@ccf.org or call 702.483.6055 to register or inquire about the program.

Lunch & Learn: Mona Lisa & the Art of Dementia Care — David Troxel, MPH, Author and President of www.bestfriendsapproach.com

Noon-1:00pm


November 19, 2014

What is the art of quality dementia care? Using stories from his long career supporting persons with dementia and their care partners and images from the visual arts, David Troxel will discuss how we bring out the best in persons with dementia. Specific topics include communication, activities and engagement and supporting yourself as a care partner. Bring your lunch, drink & dessert are provided; open to the public. For more information on any of these no-cost events, please contact Susan Solorzano at solorzs@ccf.org or 702-483-6055.

Cleveland Museum of Art Series: Egyptomania, Mummies

11:00am-Noon


November 18, 2014

Find out how the Egyptian desire for an eternal afterlife contributed to the ritual of mummification. Learn about the process of mummification and see ancient artifacts from the museum's collection, such as canopic jars, mummy cases, amulets, and much more. For more information on any of these no-cost events, please contact Susan Solorzano at solorzs@ccf.org or 702-483-6055.

Lunch & Learn: Coping with Behavioral Issues - Re-thinking Your Approach — Donna Munic-Miller, PhD, Cleveland Clinic

Noon-1:00pm


November 12, 2014

Most individuals with neurodegenerative diseases will develop behavioral issues throughout the course of their disease. Learn about some strategies which may be helpful in dealing with challenging situations as well as recognize strategies to avoid. Bring your lunch, drink & dessert are provided; open to the public. For more information on any of these no-cost events, please contact Susan Solorzano at solorzs@ccf.org or 702-483-6055.

Lunch & Learn: Depression & Apathy — Dylan Wint, MD, Cleveland Clinic

Noon-1:00pm


November 5, 2014

Depression and apathy are frequently mentioned as complications of neurologic diseases. Dr. Wint will discuss these behaviors, why they occur, and what can be done about them. Bring your lunch, drink & dessert are provided; open to the public. For more information on any of these no-cost events, please contact Susan Solorzano at solorzs@ccf.org or 702-483-6055.

Cleveland Museum of Art Series: Egyptomania, Hieroglyphics

11:00am-Noon


November 4, 2014

Learn how to decipher some of the sacred writing of Egypt in this fascinating look at an over 4,000-year-old writing system. For more information on any of these no-cost events, please contact Susan Solorzano at solorzs@ccf.org or 702-483-6055.

Lunch & Learn: Juices & Smoothies for Your Health — Kathy Wilson, Co-owner & Iris Vargas, Leader, Rachel’s Kitchen at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for B

Noon-1:00pm


October 29, 2014

Have you wondered about the popular craze of juicing? Meet the team from Rachel’s Kitchen at the Lou Ruvo Center and learn how to make nutritious juices and smoothies that can be an easy way to enjoy fresh fruits and vegetables. Today’s featured fruit will be the Acai Berry. Bring your lunch, drink & dessert are provided; open to the public. For more information on any of these no-cost events, please contact Susan Solorzano at solorzs@ccf.org or 702-483-6055.