For the Health of It

Wednesday, July 29 & August 5, 1 pmPositive Approach® to Care (PAC) Workshop: Normal Aging vs. Not Normal Aging. This interactive workshop will be facilitated by Christie Norrick, a PAC Certified MSW at CJE SeniorLife's Leonard Schanfield Research Institute. The workshop will build dementia awareness, knowledge, and skills of participants. The course is designed for community members including older adults, care partners, as well as professionals in the field of aging.

Participants will learn:

  • Differences between normal aging-related brain changes and changes caused by disease or injury (first session)

  • How to identify and use a person’s strengths and abilities as their brain changes (first and second sessions)

  • How to use new skills to support a person with brain changes (second session)

 

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My Go-To Place—Community Tuesdays

Tuesday, August 4, 12 pmCommunity Tuesdays My Go-To Place invites you to join Religious Life Coordinator at CJE SeniorLife, Jenn Hipps for a presentation about the most romantic day of the Jewish calendar, Tu B’Av! Learn about the historical significance of this special day and why it is one of the most popular days for Jewish weddings!

My Go-To Place—Thursdays

Thursday, July 30, 1 pm—My Go-To Place is happy to welcome CJE volunteer Rick Lynn for a TED talk video and discussion. TED talks are short and powerful talks devoted to sharing ideas ranging from science to business to global issues. Join us in watching and discussing “How to Live to be 100+,” an enthralling talk about the path to long life and health.

Thursday, August 6, 1 pm—My Go-To Place invites you to join Kurt Loeffler in his music lecture series, “After the Big Bands- Be Bop and the Art of Improvisation.” Kurt will take us back in time to explain the fascinating musical evolution away from the Big Band sound.

For the Health of It

Wednesday, July 29 & August 5, 1 pmPositive Approach® to Care (PAC) Workshop: Normal Aging vs. Not Normal Aging. This interactive workshop will be facilitated by Christie Norrick, a PAC Certified MSW at CJE SeniorLife's Leonard Schanfield Research Institute. The workshop will build dementia awareness, knowledge, and skills of participants. The course is designed for community members including older adults, care partners, as well as professionals in the field of aging.

CJE Cyber Club

Check out the CJE Cyber Club regularly for a variety of virtual educational programs and activities for older adults, including live events via Zoom, an array of educational videos, and other online resources to stay active mentally and physically at home!

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Education

Through our virtual education programs, you will have the opportunity to learn new skills and practices or keep improving on skills you already have. Subscribe to our YouTube channel and click the notification bell to be notified every time we add a new video!

Wellness

Take care of your health with simple and attainable practices for your mind, body and spirit through exercise, yoga and meditation. Subscribe to our YouTube channel and click the notification bell to be notified every time we add a new video!

Arts and Crafts

Through our virtual arts and crafts programs, you have the opportunity to learn how to create fun, new projects at home. Subscribe to our YouTube channel and click the notification bell to be notified every time we add a new video!