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Virtual Montco SAAC Activities | Coronavirus News and Health Tips | Health and Fitness Classes | Barnes Foundation | Virtual Tours of Parks and Gardens | New Word Search Puzzles

Virtual Montco SAAC Activities

E-mail sedgren@montcosaac.com for log-in information

MONDAY

  • 10:00 a.m. – Morning Stretch
  • 10:30 a.m. – In Your Best Interest
  • 11:30 a.m. – Lunch Bunch including Who What When….?
  • 12:30 p.m. – Join us for a Powerfully Positive Chat with Marilyn Frazier

TUESDAY

  • 10:00 a.m. – Morning Stretch
  • 10:30 a.m. – Yoga
  • 11:30 a.m. – Lunch Bunch
  • 12:30 p.m. - Healthy Snacks with Michele

WEDNESDAY

  • 10:00 a.m. – Morning Stretch
  • 10:30 a.m. – Tai Chi with Darrel
  • 11:30 a.m. – Lunch Bunch
  • 12:30 p.m. - Good Nights – Great Days

THURSDAY

  • 10:00 a.m. – Morning Stretch
  • 10:30 a.m. – Safety with Danielle
  • 11:30 a.m. – Lunch Bunch
  • 12:30 p.m. - Trivia

FRIDAY

  • 10:00 a.m. – Morning Stretch
  • 10:30 a.m. – Art 4 ME
  • 11:30 a.m. – Lunch Bunch
  • 12:30 p.m. - TBD

Coronavirus News and Health Tips

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Tips for Dementia Caregivers

Most likely, dementia does not increase risk for COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the new coronavirus, just like dementia does not increase risk for flu. However, dementia-related behaviors, increased age and common health conditions that often accompany dementia may increase risk.

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Weekly News Quiz for Students: Special Coronavirus Edition - The New York Times

Instead of our usual Tuesday news quiz that follows the headlines, this week we’re publishing a series of questions designed to help students understand this pandemic and how to protect...

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NAMI Updates on the Coronavirus | NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness

Considering the news regarding the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), here are the tips and practices NAMI recommends.

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Health and Fitness

Go4Life | from the National Institute on Aging at NIH

Go4Life is the exercise and physical activity campaign from the National Institute on Aging at NIH. Find exercises to do, safety tips, and ways to be motivated!

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YMCA Health & Fitness Videos | On-Demand Videos

YMCA 360 offers online exercise, fitness, wellbeing, and youth sports classes from the comfort of your own home. Popular classes like yoga, barre, bootcamp, tai chi, boxing, weightlifting and soccer are free for you and your family.

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Missing Tai Chi with Darrel?
Check out Chair Tai Chi at Arbour Square

Chair Tai Chi and Qigong can be practiced by anyone for massaging and exercising the body and its energetic systems. This practice focuses on continuous upper body rotation and circular movements.

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Yoga with Elizabeth

Friday's | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Please contact Elizabeth Roberts at lizrbrts@comcast.net for more information and a Zoom invite.

 


Chair Aerobics and Strength with Diane

Friday's | 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Join Diane McKallip every Friday from 10:15 to 11am for Chair Aerobics and Strength. All you need is a sturdy straight back chair, a hand towel and weights. If you do not have weights; that is not a problem. You can use household items such as soup cans or bottles instead.

We will warm up, do some chair aerobics, build upper body strength, and stretch out!

The class is free. If you have any questions, contact Diane at demckallip@gmail.com.


SilverSneakers

Monday and Wednesday | 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Monday: BOOM MUSCLE is an intermediate interval class that improves functional strength and movement efficiency while increasing cardio-respiratory endurance. Requires dumbbells, water and 40 minutes of standing.

Wednesday: Strength and Balance includes static and dynamic balance with leg strength and upper body movement patterns. Appropriate for all, options for chairs are provided. Suggested tools are weights, a resistance band and water.

Please contact Gisele at glegare444@gmail.com for more information.

Barnes Foundation

Barnes Takeout: Your Daily Serving of Art

In short videos, Barnes curators, scholars, and educators present off-the-cuff musings about some of their favorite works in the collection. Take a break during these trying times, and refocus your mind on something calm and nourishing.

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Virtual Tours of Parks and Gardens

Our Gardens Your Home | Longwood Gardens

We miss you. We miss our Gardens. So, we thought we’d bring part of our Gardens right to you. Our Gardens Your Home is designed to keep you connected to your favorite garden (and ours) in a different way through stunning imagery and video of what’s in bloom, engaging online classes and activities for all ages, our legacy, and special moments expressing our mission of horticulture...

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The Hidden Worlds of the National Parks

Follow rangers on an immersive 360° journey through the #HiddenWorlds of our National Parks. Follow rangers on a journey to places most people never go in stunning 360° video. Follow rangers on an immersive 360° journey through the #HiddenWorlds of our National Parks...

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Download a Word Search Puzzle

June Word Search (pdf)

Wild Flowers Word Search (pdf)





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