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Sep
3
Thu
2015
Memory Café/South Portland @ Port Resources
Sep 3 @ 11:30 pm – Sep 4 @ 12:30 am

A Memory Café is a social gathering of clients, family, friends and caregivers over a proverbial cup of coffee for stigma free conversations about whatever comes up.

We have had conversations about using theater as an awareness tool for dementia; about how some people have dealt with loss of the use of their car; about symptoms of Alzheimers; videos; and so much more.

Maine’s Memory Cafés are sponsored by MemoryWorks, a resource for Maine’s dementia care community.

Sep
7
Mon
2015
Maine’s Memory Cafe/Kennebunk @ The Seed & Bean Coffe Shop
Sep 7 @ 4:00 pm

MemoryWorks MaineStart every month with our 1st-Mondays Lunchtime Memory Café at the Seed & Bean Coffeehouse in West Kennebunk. “A cup of coffee shared with a friend is happiness tasted and time well spent.

A Memory Café is a social gathering of clients, family, friends and caregivers for stigma free conversations about whatever comes up. There’s no charge, unless you want to order coffee and/or lunch. Seed & Bean serves sandwiches, salads and pastries.

If you have a client, a friend, or a family member who has dementia or is afraid they have Alzheimer’s; if you have questions about memory loss in general, this is one place to not forget. Share with others who are dealing with the same concerns as you.

Maine’s Memory Cafés are sponsored by MemoryWorks, a new resource for Maine’s dementia care community

 

 

 

Sep
9
Wed
2015
Memory Café/Sanford @ Gentiva Home Health
Sep 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Memory Café/Sanford @ Gentiva Home Health | Sanford | Maine | United States

Memory Cafés are places where persons with Alzheimer’s or a related dementia can go with their care partners to just socialize and have fun with other people going through similar things.

At a memory café, people can relax and just be themselves, knowing that no one judges them and all who are there are going through almost the same things that they go through every day.

Sep
10
Thu
2015
Memory Café/Biddeford @ Elements Cafe: Books Coffee
Sep 10 @ 4:00 pm
Memory Café/Biddeford @ Elements Cafe: Books Coffee | Biddeford | Maine | United States

A Memory Café is a social gathering of clients, family, friends and caregivers over a proverbial cup of coffee for stigma free conversations about whatever comes up.

Pull up a chair and join us to chat and share conversation about all things dementia. Stay for the full two hours or come and go as you wish.

Maine’s Memory Cafés are sponsored by MemoryWorks, a new resource for Maine’s dementia care community. They are about you — whether you have dementia, know someone who has dementia, are a caregiver or a professional in the field – relax with some new-found friends.

Sep
12
Sat
2015
KAT-Walk & Karo-5K for Brain Aneurysm Awareness @ Back Cove Boulevard
Sep 12 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
KAT-Walk & Karo-5K for Brain Aneurysm Awareness @ Back Cove Boulevard | Portland | Maine | United States

Lace up your walking and running shoes and join us for the KAT-Walk & Karo-5K for Maine Brain Aneurysm Awareness. This 7th annual event will benefit our local efforts to support early detection, education, fund research and create awareness about brain aneurysms in Maine and northern New England.

This year’s event will be held on Saturday, September 12th 2015, along the Back Cove Boulevard in Portland, Maine. The event starts at 11:30 a.m. on the pathway across from the Hannaford Plaza and the walk & run will take place at 1pm. The whole family is invited for a leisurely walk or to enter the timed 5K run. This will be a special day to remember and honor loved ones lost to or having survived a brain aneurysm.

September is Maine Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month. Join us as we “share our tears, remember with love, walk & run to honor” those families affected by this silent killer and help save lives!

More information about the event can be found at: www.MaineBA.org and find us on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/KatWalkKaro5k

Sep
15
Tue
2015
Maine Memory Café/Cumberland @ Louie's Grille
Sep 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Maine Memory Café/Cumberland @ Louie's Grille | Cumberland | Maine | United States

A Memory Café is a social gathering of clients, family, friends and caregivers over a proverbial cup of coffee for stigma free conversations about whatever comes up. We have had conversations about using theater as an awareness tool for dementia; about how some people have dealt with loss of the use of their car; about symptoms of Alzheimers; videos; and so much more.

Maine’s Memory Cafés are sponsored by MemoryWorks, a resource for Maine’s dementia care community.

Sep
17
Thu
2015
Memory Café/Kennebunk @ Huntington Commons
Sep 17 @ 4:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Memory Café/Kennebunk @ Huntington Commons | Kennebunk | Maine | United States

“Memory Cafés are places where persons with Alzheimer’s or a related dementia can go with their care partners to just socialize and have fun with other people going through similar things.
At a memory café, people can relax and just be themselves, knowing that no one judges them and all who are there are going through almost the same things that they go through every day.

PlantPure Nation Movie Screening @ Nickelodeon Cinemas
Sep 17 @ 7:00 pm
PlantPure Nation Movie Screening @ Nickelodeon Cinemas | Portland | Maine | United States

PlantPure Nation tells of the struggle that ensues when nutritional scientist T. Colin Campbell inspires Kentucky State Representative Tom Riner to propose a pilot program documenting the health benefits of a plant-based diet. They inadvertently set in motion a series of events that expose powerful forces opposed to the diet. When industry lobbyists kill the pilot program, Dr. Campbell’s son Nelson decides to try his own grassroots approach in his hometown of Mebane, North Carolina.

Stay connected on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PlantPureNationPortlandMaine

Sep
18
Fri
2015
Memory Café/Presque Isle @ The Gathering Place Senior Center
Sep 18 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Memory Café/Presque Isle @ The Gathering Place Senior Center | Presque Isle | Maine | United States

Memory Cafés are places where persons with Alzheimer’s or a related dementia can go with their care partners to just socialize and have fun with other people going through similar things.

At a memory café, people can relax and just be themselves, knowing that no one judges them and all who are there are going through almost the same things that they go through every day.

Sep
23
Wed
2015
Memory Café/Presque Isle @ The Whole Potato Café & Commons
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm
Memory Café/Presque Isle @ The Whole Potato Café & Commons | Presque Isle | Maine | United States

A Memory Café is a social gathering of clients, family, friends and caregivers over a proverbial cup of coffee for stigma free conversations about whatever comes up. We have had conversations about using theater as an awareness tool for dementia; about how some people have dealt with loss of the use of their car; about symptoms of Alzheimers; videos; and so much more.

Maine’s Memory Cafés are sponsored by MemoryWorks, a new resource for Maine’s dementia care community

PlantPure Nation Movie Screening @ Nickelodeon Cinema
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm
PlantPure Nation Movie Screening @ Nickelodeon Cinema | Portland | Maine | United States

Stay connected on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PlantPureNationPortlandMaine

PlantPure Nation tells of the struggle that ensues when nutritional scientist T. Colin Campbell inspires Kentucky State Representative Tom Riner to propose a pilot program documenting the health benefits of a plant-based diet. They inadvertently set in motion a series of events that expose powerful forces opposed to the diet. When industry lobbyists kill the pilot program, Dr. Campbell’s son Nelson decides to try his own grassroots approach in his hometown of Mebane, North Carolina.

Sep
24
Thu
2015
Memory Café/Yarmouth @ Bay Square at Yarmouth
Sep 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Memory Café/Yarmouth @ Bay Square at Yarmouth | Yarmouth | Maine | United States

A Memory Café is a social gathering of clients, family, friends and caregivers over a proverbial cup of coffee for stigma free conversations about whatever comes up.

We have had conversations about using theater as an awareness tool for dementia; about how some people have dealt with loss of the use of their car; about symptoms of Alzheimers; videos; and so much more.

Maine’s Memory Cafés are sponsored by MemoryWorks, a resource for Maine’s dementia care community.

Sep
27
Sun
2015
Memory Café/Auburn @ Clover Healthcare Activity Room
Sep 27 @ 8:00 pm
Memory Café/Auburn @ Clover Healthcare Activity Room | Auburn | Maine | United States

A Memory Café is a social gathering of clients, family, friends and caregivers over a proverbial cup of coffee for stigma free conversations about whatever comes up. We have had conversations about using theater as an awareness tool for dementia; about how some people have dealt with loss of the use of their car; about symptoms of Alzheimers; videos; and so much more. Our theme for the Auburn Memory Café  is “Capturing Memories.” Coffee/cookies served.

Maine’s Memory Cafés are sponsored by MemoryWorks, a new resource for Maine’s dementia care community.

We usually meet on the last Sunday of the month. In December 2014, we will meet on December 21st.

Oct
1
Thu
2015
Strength Training with TheraBands @ Cancer Community Center
Oct 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

with Alyssa Wade, Student Intern from St. Joseph’s College

Memory Café/South Portland @ Port Resources
Oct 1 @ 11:30 pm – Oct 2 @ 12:30 am

A Memory Café is a social gathering of clients, family, friends and caregivers over a proverbial cup of coffee for stigma free conversations about whatever comes up.

We have had conversations about using theater as an awareness tool for dementia; about how some people have dealt with loss of the use of their car; about symptoms of Alzheimers; videos; and so much more.

Maine’s Memory Cafés are sponsored by MemoryWorks, a resource for Maine’s dementia care community.