Events, Seminars, Courses
Save the Date! The 2015 Gerontology Symposia will take place on:
March 10, 2015 (Tuesday)
May 29, 2015 (Friday)
Focus for the 2015 Symposia will be on Dementia. Dr. William Pendlebury will deliver the keynote address entitled:
The Public Health Impact of Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease: Challenges and Opportunities
Registration opens in January 2015. To be notified when registration opens, email email@example.com
Interesting in exhibiting? Contact Janet Nunziata at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone her at (802) 656-4220.
"Caring and Sharing Series" - Hosted by The Arbors at Shelburne
687 Harbor Road, Shelburne, VT (802) 985-8600
Hosted by Allyson Sweeney, The Arbors at Shelburne
Co-Hosted by Diane Way, Armistead Caregiver Serivces
Lean on the Alzheimer's Association with Jessie Cornell, MSW
Wednesday, November 19th
9:30 - 11:00 am
A Gift for the Caregiver
Wednesday, December 17th
9:30 - 11:00 am
Powerful Tools for Caregivers
Do you care for a friend or family member? Learn how to balance caring for yourself while caring for others!
Tuesdays, Oct. 28 - December 2, 2014
Call Barb Asen at (802) 476-2681 to register.
Print a flyer about this 6 week class.
Free Educational Programs on Dementia Offered Statewide from October 2014 - May 2015
The Alzheimer's Asosciation of Vermont has announced a series of FREE educational programs for the public.
Each session takes place statewide at each of the VIT (Vermont Interactive Television) sites:
Bennington, Brattleboro, Johnson, Lyndonville, Montpelier, Middlebury,
Newport, Randolph Center, Rutland, Springfield, St. Albans, White River Junction, Williston
Click here for the list of classes with dates. (See back of flier for class descriptions.)
Memory Cafés - Monthly
Queen City Memory Café
Thayer House Garden Commons Room
1197 North Avenue, Burlington, VT 05408
3rd Saturday, monthly
10 am - 12 noon
Next Café is: Saturday, November 15, 2014
Last Café of 2014 is Saturday, December 20, 2014
2nd Saturday, monthly
10 - 11:30 am
Information: Contact Liz Dodd at (802) 229-9630
North Country Memory Café
3rd Wednesday, monthly
2 pm - 4 pm
People with Alzheimer’s and dementia, along with their families, can come together for a unique blend of socialization and peer-to-peer support. Refreshments served. (Hosted by St Albans Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center).
Celebrating Seniors in Vermont - Fall 2014 Harvest Dinner
Harvest Dinner - Dinner and Dancing to a Live Band at the Elks Club, Burlington
Wednesday, November 12
5:00 - 7:30 pm
Celebrating Seniors in Vermont is a non-profit that creates opportunities for seniors to come together for affordable social community events and activities.
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