August 24, 2017

PRESS RELEASE

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Musical Memory Singers, a new choir in Arlington,
offers a special time for those with Alzheimers/Dementia,
their caregivers and volunteers a real chance to sing songs
from their past.

Those diagnosed with mild – intermediate Alzheimers/Dementia will
enjoy the opportunity to be with others who are going through some
of the same experiences they are socially and emotionally.  Their
caregivers are invited to sing-a-long with the choir in joyous song.
A similar choir has been active in Minneapolis, MN for several years.
Arlington needs one, too.   Check It out here .. “Giving Voice Chorus”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AszNeg9JJok

 

MUSICAL MEMORY SINGERS
~ enriching lives and creating community for those with memory challenges ~
Does your loved one remember all the words to music they sang as a child? Do you miss their voice?
Musical Memory Singers is an opportunity for those who are facing Alzheimer’s/Dementia memory
challenges, persons who are their caregivers and volunteers. This vocal choir will provide community
interaction and satisfying musical as well as social experience in joyful song!
No audition. No fee. Accessible. COME JOIN US!

First weekly rehearsal:
Thursday, October 5, 2017
9:30 am Social Time
10:00-11:00 am Rehearsal

Pantego Lions Club
3535 Marathon Street
Pantego, TX 76013

Artistic Director: Dana Lobaugh
Founding Sponsor: Ambassadors for Aging Well, Elva Roy, Lead Ambassador
Information: Velma Bogart, 817-467-0158,

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