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For a list of events for caregivers, see below. For a calendar of events at the Older Adult Center, click here
  • March 20, 2023 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
    In this class you will be introduced to value or tone to add the illusion of form to your drawing. You will learn about the value scale and how to work with your medium (charcoal, pencil) to add value to your work through blending. 
    Caregiver Support
  • March 21, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
    Collage para cuidadores combina la conversación y la creación artística. Encuentra tranquilidad e inspiración en las colecciones del Studio Museum de Harlem, el Museo del Barrio y el Museo Metropolitano de Arte. Crea obras de collage en papel, tela y técnicas mixtas.
    Los participantes recibirán materiales artísticos complementarios por correo.
    Descubra su lado creativo y aprenda cómo
    el arte puede contribuir a su bienestar. Son cinco partes de esta clase semanal, Marzo 21, 28, Abril 11, 18, y 25.
    Caregiver Support
  • March 21, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
    To register, please visit: Take a musical tour of the Louis Armstrong House Museum with a world-class band led by trumpeter Alphonso Horne. "Pops is Tops" is an award-winning educational film that celebrates the life and legacy of one of the great icons of the 20th century, Louis Armstrong. This film will be presented by Jake Blasini, its director and a jazz educator. Jake will answer questions about the process and topics covered in an intimate talk-back session.
    Caregiver Support
  • March 21, 2023 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
    Join Guaranteed and Sunnyside Community Services to discuss long-term care planning for the African American community. Learn how to navigate unique challenges like cultural attitudes and healthcare disparities. Gain practical knowledge and guidance to plan for yourself and your loved ones.
    Caregiver Support
  • March 22, 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
    This will be the last course in the Jewish Museum's Self Portrait classes.
    Caregiver Support
  • March 24, 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
    Tenement Tour in NYC. Guided tour of the downtown Manhattan. We will meet at 4pm am at 103 Orchard St, New York, NY 10002. Registration is required to attend.
    Caregiver Support
  • March 28, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
    Many scams target older adults and can lead to financial loss and frustration.  Learn more about potential scams to increase your awareness and learn what to do to avoid scams.  
    Caregiver Support
  • March 31, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
    Rest your mind and body. Drain tension and anxiety away with a focus on connecting to your breath, you'll make your way through a slow-moving flow preparing your body and mind to unwind from the day's activities for a restful sleep. Candlelight reduces your exposure to artificial light, especially the blue light that comes from your cell phone and computers. Blue light can over stimulate the brain causing restlessness and the inability to fall asleep. This class can take place on a chair or a yoga mat. 
    Caregiver Support
  • April 6, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
    Gain insight into the harmful effects of inflammation In the body and brain.  Learn the steps to take to reduce inflammation to keep your brain happy and well. Presented by Roy Capps, CARE NYC - Caregiver Education Specialist
    Caregiver Support
  • April 13, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
    Learn new perspectives on the steps to take to manage stress. Discover how to identify the warning signs and of stress and its negative impact on the body and brain. Experience stress management techniques that can help you manage stress and lead a healthier life.  Presented by Roy Capps, CARE NYC - Caregiver Education Specialist.
    Caregiver Support
  • April 20, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
    One of the keys to getting good health care is communication. Learn proven ways to talk to your doctor and healthcare professionals and how to advocate for yourself and the people for whom you are caring. Presented by Roy Capps, CARE NYC - Caregiver Education Specialist.  
    Caregiver Support

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