RYE, N.Y. – The Wainwright House in Rye offers several upcoming events for the community, including jazz music, an Alzheimer's and dementia workshop and more.
The Last Jazz Brunch of Winter will feature the Peter Hand Trio on Sunday, March 22 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Food and drinks are provided by Corner Stone. The cost is $40 for members, $45 non-member and children under 12 cost $15. Only tables of eight will be reserved. Call (914) 967-6080 or register at www.wainwright.org .
Healing Power of Mindfulness: Cultivating Resilience with Dr. Paul Epstein, will take place on Tuesday, March 24 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The context for the talk is for enhancing personal health and wellness by learning effective tools and strategies for dealing with stress, as well as discussing integrating mindfulness as a therapeutic resource for healing and an important component of mind-body integrative medicine. The cost is $38 for members; $42 for nonmembers.
The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Workshop with Jacqui Bishop and Lisa Feiner will be on Wednesday, March 25 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Come see the “Sharp Again Naturally” presentation of the evidence, highlighted in dramatic video clips from documentary filmmakers Patricia Tamowski and Alan Scott Douglas. You will learn about seven major causes of dementia that can be tested for and treated, some of them right in your own kitchen Ways to protect yourself from misdiagnosis and more. The cost is $25 for members and seniors; $30 for nonmembers.
Grassroots Environmental Film: “No Family History,” will be on Wednesday, March 25, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. No Family History makes these statistics real by following one woman who is diagnosed, treated and recovers from breast cancer. A $5 donation is suggested.
“Animal Wisdom: Spiritual Lives of Animals,” with author Linda Bender, will be on Thursday, March 26, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Combining scientific training with the wisdom of a mystic, Veterinian Linda Bender shares extraordinary stories from her globe-spanning career healing and rescuing wildlife and domesticated animals. Author of the newly released bestselling book Animal Wisdom: Learning from the Spiritual Lives of Animals. $30 for members; $34 for nonmembers. Price includes book. Register at www.wainwright.org .