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Exploring the Caregiver Experience Through Writing

  • Greenwood Senior Center 525 North 85th Street Seattle (map)

Sheltering the Self & Others

This series will examine how language can provide an outlet for self-expression and create an emotional shelter for memory loss caregivers.  The class will use poems, essays and other writings to facilitate discussion and become a starting point for in-class writing exercises.

Instructor Esther Altshul Helfgott is a nonfiction writer and poet.  She is the author of the blog “Witnessing Alzheimer’s: A Caregiver’s View,” and the books “Dear Alzheimer’s: A Caregivers Diary & Poems” and “Listening to Mozart: Poems of Alzheimer’s.”

Tuesdays, October 6-27 from 1-3 pm.

Cost:  $25 PNA Members/$40 Public

To Register contact Carin Mack at 206 297-0875.



Earlier Event: October 13
Arts In the Park - Watercolor Painting
Later Event: October 13
Alzheimer's Cafe - Issaquah