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Memory Cafés welcome persons experiencing memory loss, along with family and friends who love and care for them. Attendees participate in activities, learning, music, conversation, refreshments, laughter, and fun.
River Tyme Bistro, 425 W. Water Street, Appleton – Thursday, November 4 – 1:30 – 3:00p
As we enter the Holiday Season, let’s bask in the nostalgia of the “Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade”, the giant balloon floats, Turkey Tom, Street Performances, and more! Bring your memories and your creativity.
River Tyme Bistro, 425 W. Water Street, Appleton – Thursday, November 18 – 1:30 – 3:00p
This month let’s focus on social connectedness & healthier living. We will create a photo collage of things that bring you joy.
Chilton – NEW!
Ledge View Nature Center, W2348 Short Rd, Chilton – Tuesday, November 9 – 1:30 – 2:30p
Join us in our inaugural Memory Café at the Nature Center. We will be making a beautiful Thanksgiving cornucopia.
Fox West YMCA, W6931 School Rd, Greenville – Wednesday, November 3 – 1:30 – 3:00p
Come and move those muscles in this café centered around movement! Exercises include simple, low impact aerobics, resistance training, mind/body techniques, and stretching to deliver a total body workout. This café is for anyone new to exercise or returning to exercise.
Kaukauna Public Library, 207 Thilmany Rd, Suite 200, Kaukauna – Monday, November 8 – 1:30 – 3:00p
Come and play The Price Is Right! Test your ability to name that price and win prizes! Please bring a canned good for the food pantry in the spirit of thankfulness for our blessings!
Kimberly Municipal Complex, 515 W Kimberly Avenue, Kimberly – Wednesday, November 24
No Café this month. Enjoy your Thanksgiving holiday!
Menasha Public Library, 440 First Street, Menasha – Wednesday, November 17 – 1:30 – 3:00p
Join us in celebrating Veteran’s Day for storytelling with Roy Rogers, a Vietnam War Veteran from the Menasha area who received a Purple Heart. He will share his experiences as we honor our Veterans.
Neenah Public Library, 240 E Wisconsin Ave, Neenah – Monday, November 15 – 1:30 – 3:00p
Be an actor for an afternoon or sit back and enjoy the show with audience participation stories. We will also be accepting donations for the Brigade Christmas Giving. Consider donating new toys, books, or socks for kids and teens, so they may experience a memorable Christmas.
Mosquito Hill Nature Center, N3380 Rogers Road, New London – Wednesday, November 10 – 1:30 – 3:00p
If you were roaming the area years ago, who would you meet along the way? What can we learn about and from them? Resident history guru, Dean Sauers, will take us back in time through stories, treasures, and most likely some songs and laughter. Join friends, old and new for an afternoon at the nature center.
New London Senior Center, 600 W. Washington St, New London – Monday, November 22 – 1:30 – 3:00p
New London native, Betty Neuzil, knows a whole lot about Christmas. Her Santa and Snowmen collections are incredible. Take a look at her favorites and talk about your collections too.
Oshkosh Public Library, 106 Washington Ave, Oshkosh – Wednesday, November 10 – 1:30 – 3:00p
Welcome, friends. This month we’ll be exploring gratitude. Did you know there is such a thing as gratitude yoga? Join us for conversation, games, and good times.
Oshkosh YMCA, 3303 W 20th Ave, Oshkosh – Monday, November 29 – 1:30 – 3:00p
Cooking and baking for family and friends are wonderful ways to celebrate the holiday season! Need some recipe inspiration? A YMCA Nationally Certified Personal Trainer and Health & Wellness expert will share a few nutritious, but delicious, fall and winter recipes. We’ll also make a healthy treat that you can take home and enjoy for yourself!
Virtual – Zoom
Virtual Weekly Chair Yoga – Mondays 11:00 – 11:15a
Join Nicole from Absolute Wellness in a quick round of chair yoga to start your week off right.
Virtual Café – Thursday, November 11 – 1:30 – 2:30p
Create your very own “Thankful Tree”. Registration required by Tuesday, 11/9 to ensure craft kit can be delivered.
Virtual Kairos Alive Connection Jam – Wednesdays 10:00 – 10:45a
Weekly arts participation and health education through interactive dance and storytelling.