Memory Cafe

  • What: Memory Cafe
  • When: Monthly on the 4th Thursday; 3-4 pm
  • Where: 408 Hill St, Valdese, NC – New Building at the Splash Park
  • Who: Caregivers and their Dementia/Alzheimer’s Patient (Caregiver can attend without patient, but patients cannot be dropped off without caregiver staying)
  • More: Caregivers will meet in one room to hear a speaker and/or share with each other -while the patients are in another room for a craft, music therapy, etc.

February 22 Event

Speaker: Mary Mitchell, Family Caregiver Support Specialist, Area Agency on Aging at WPCOG will be talking about services they have available for seniors getting care at home and their caregivers.

Craft/Therapy: Sand Art with mashed Froot Loops/Fruity Pebbles


March 22 Event

Speaker: Julie Cook-Walker, Education Specialist, Foothills Region, Alzheimer’s Association Western Carolina Chapter

Craft/Therapy:


Memory Cafe Contacts:

  • Melanie Townsend (Rotary and Catawba Valley Staffing)
  • Beth Heile (Rotary and Friends of the Valdese Rec) bethheile@yahoo.com

Memory Cafe Sponsored by: