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The following events are scheduled for November 2022. Unless otherwise noted, call the Alzheimer's Association to register at 800.272.3900 or click the hyperlink in the event name to register online.

Lo Basico: Endtendiendo el Alzheimer y Demencia: 1 de noviembre: Si usted o alguien que usted conoce está afectado por la enfermedad de Alzheimer o la demencia, es el momento de conocer los hechos. Este programa proporciona información sobre detección, causas y factores de riesgo, las etapas de la enfermedad, el tratamiento y mucho más.

Virtual Early-Stage Meetup Group: 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2. Do you have an early-stage memory disorder? Are you interested in meeting others in the same situation and hearing about how the Alzheimer's Association can support you? Join us for this informal meeting to learn more! Prescreening is required. You are welcome to have a family member or care partner join you.

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's Disease: 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2: A free in-person program at Nanuet Public Library, 149 Church St., Nanuet. Learn about 10 common warning signs and what to watch for in yourself and others, typical age-related changes, how to approach someone about memory concerns, early detection, the benefits of a diagnosis, the diagnostic process and Alzheimer’s Association resources. To register, call the library at 845.623.4281, ext. 3 or visit nanuetlibrary.org.

Hudson Valley Research Webinar: 5-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 2. Join Research Champion Meg Boyce and six local experts for updates on the latest in dementia research. Get your questions answered during a Q&A at this free virtual event. Featured researchers will include: Emmeline Ayers, MPH, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore; 
Gary Gibson, Ph.D.
Burke Neurological Institute; Jeannette R. Mahoney, Ph.D.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore; Sashi Makam, MD, Mid Hudson Medical Research/Horizon Family Medical Group; Chelsea Reichert Plaska, Ph.D., Nathan Kline Institute; and Allison Sparana, Nathan Kline Institute 

Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia: 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 7. A free in-person event at Yonkers Grinton I. Will Library, 1500 Central Park Ave., Yonkers. Learn about the impact of Alzheimer’s, the difference between dementia and Alzheimer’s, risk factors, disease stages, research, treatments and Alzheimer’s Association resources. To register, contact the library at 914.337.5973 or visit www.ypl.org.

Managing Money: A Caregiver's Guide to Finances:2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9: A free in-person program at Nanuet Public Library, 149 Church St., Nanuet. To register, call the library at 845.623.4281, ext. 3 or visit nanuetlibrary.org. Presented by Bridget T. Eichinger, Esq.

Purple Sunday Virtual Kickoff: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9: A free virtual event for local faith leaders, first spouses, deacons, stewards and health ministry members. Join us to learn more about Purple Sunday, the impact of Alzheimer’s disease in communities of color, tips on how to be a healthy caregiver and how you can support your community. Featuring presentations by Alzheimer's Association Research  Champion Meg Boyce and Dr Naa-Solo Tettey, who will speak about the HeartSmarts program.

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's: 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 14: A free in-person event at Yonkers Grinton I. Will Library, 1500 Central Park Ave., Yonkers. Learn about 10 common warning signs and what to watch for in yourself and others, explores typical age-related changes, how to approach someone about memory concerns, early detection, the benefits of a diagnosis, the diagnostic process and Alzheimer’s Association resources. To register, contact the library at 914.337.5973 or visit www.ypl.org.

Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia followed by virtual panel discussion: 2-3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15: A free virtual program featuring an educational program, Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia, followed by a panel discussion featuring three members of AlzAuthors. 

Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15. A free virtual program in partnership with Pawling Free Library. To register, email the library's Adult Learning Program Coordinator at adult@pawlinglibrary.org Learn about the impact of Alzheimer’s, the difference between dementia and Alzheimer’s, risk factors, disease stages, research, treatments and Alzheimer’s Association resources. To register, contact the library at 914.337.5973 or visit www.ypl.org.

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's: 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16: A free in-person event at Tappan Free Library, 93 Main St., Tappan. Learn about 10 common warning signs and what to watch for in yourself and others, typical age-related changes, how to approach someone about memory concerns, early detection, the benefits of a diagnosis, the diagnostic process and Alzheimer’s Association resources.

Effective Communication Strategies: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16: A free virtual program in partnership with Red Hook Public Library with information on how communication takes place when someone has dementia. Learn to decode verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at every stage of the disease. To register, email adultservices@redhooklibrary.org

Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia: 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18: A free hybrid program offered virtually and in-person at Greenburgh Public Library, 300 Tarrytown Road, Elmsford. Learn about the impact of Alzheimer’s, the difference between dementia and Alzheimer’s, risk factors, disease stages, research, treatments and Alzheimer’s Association resources. To register, click here or call the library at 914.721.8200.

Effective Communication Strategies: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18. A free virtual program in partnership with Red Hook Public Library about how communication takes place when someone has dementia. Learn to decode verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at every stage of the disease.

Virtual Visit with New York Therapy Animals: 11-11:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 17. Viewing and interacting with animals can be a way to relax, interact and meet new friends. 

Managing Money: A Caregiver's Guide to Finances: 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21: A free in-person program at Yonkers Grinton I. Will Library, 1500 Central Park Ave., Yonkers. Join us to learn tips for managing someone else’s finances, how to prepare for future care costs and the benefits of early planning. To register, contact the library at 914.337.5973 or visit www.ypl.org.

Something for Alz: Musical Moments: 11 a.m. to noon Friday, Nov. 25. A free virtual  interactive program for people with dementia and their family caregivers.