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May 2017

New Normal Series: The Neuroscience of Memory w/ Dr. Thomas McKeeff (YH)

May 20 @ 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Youville House,
1573 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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How does memory relate to the rest of the brain? What happens to this relationship during Alzheimer's disease? Our featured speaker, Dr. Thomas McKeeff, will describe fascinating research that has expanded our understanding of mind and memory. He will also describe how activities like partner dancing can enliven mind and memory in individuals living with Alzheimer's. Free and open to the public. Continental breakfast included. Please click here to RSVP.

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Steps in Time: Ballroom Dance with Michael Winward (YH)

May 23 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Youville House,
1573 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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Dance instructor Michael Winward has witnessed firsthand the many benefits that dancing provides for the "over-55" community. These include good posture, cardiovascular exercise, improved coordination and social connection. In "Steps in Time," Mr. Winward provides instruction, stability and an infectious love of dancing. If you love to dance, please join us!

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History of Piano with Sivan Etedgee: Brahms & Schumann (YP)

May 26 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Youville Place,
10 Pelham Rd
Lexington, 02421
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Pianist and educator Sivan Etedgee offers a stimulating mix of history and live performance in this ongoing piano series. This month he presents the work of Brahms and Schumann.

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Steps in Time: Ballroom Dance with Michael Winward (YP)

May 30 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Youville Place,
10 Pelham Rd
Lexington, 02421
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Dance instructor Michael Winward has witnessed firsthand the many benefits that dancing provides for the over-55 community. These include good posture, cardiovascular exercise, improved coordination and social connection. In "Steps in Time," Mr. Winward provides instruction, stability and an infectious love of dancing. If you love to dance, please join us!

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June 2017

Great Songwriters with Jack Craig: Sing the Songs of Johnny Mercer (YP)

June 8 @ 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Youville Place,
10 Pelham Rd
Lexington, 02421
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Over a four-decade career, lyricist Johnny Mercer partnered with the greatest composers of his day to create memorable classics such as “Moon River,” “Jeepers Creepers,” “Fools Rush In” and more. Performer Jack Craig will provide lyric books to Mercer’s greatest hits and lead participants in a spirited sing-along. As always, he will include anecdotes and insights into Mercer’s life and songwriting.

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Richard Travers Presents The Life & Music of George Gershwin (YH)

June 8 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Youville House,
1573 Cambridge St
Cambridge, 02138
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For nearly a century, the music of George Gershwin has been ingrained in the fabric of popular American music. This multi-media lecture will examine his songs, musicals and collaborations with other songwriters throughout the course of his career.

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ArtMatters Presents . . . Surrealism (YP)

June 13 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Youville Place,
10 Pelham Rd
Lexington, 02421
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The surrealists drew inspiration from the subconscious and irrational mind, producing work that was dark, humorous, frightening and poetic. Join us as we pay our respects to the wild and thoroughly original works of the Surrealists.

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Drumming Circle with SoulWorks Rhythm (YH)

June 16 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Youville House,
1573 Cambridge St
Cambridge, 02138
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Experience the exhilaration of communal drumming! For centuries, many cultures have made drumming a central part of communal life. Recently, drumming has been associated with therapeutic benefits like lower blood pressure and stress relief. SoulWorks Rhythm will provide an array of drums and guide participants through traditional drumming techniques.

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Parkinson’s Support Group (YH)

June 20 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Youville House,
1573 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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The Parkinson's support group at Youville House is open to individuals coping with Parkinson's disease. This includes those affected directly as well as friends and family members of those with the disease. It is currently the only Parkinson's support group offered in the Cambridge area.

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Great Classics in American Literature Series: Edna St. Vincent Millay (YH)

June 22 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Youville House,
1573 Cambridge St
Cambridge, 02138
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Professor Larry Lowenthal, of Northeastern University, continues his six-part lecture series focusing on great American literature. In this lecture, Professor Lowenthal will read and discuss a selection of poetry by Edna St. Vincent Millay. Group discussion will be encouraged.

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