Time Slips

As our bodies and minds change with age, people ask- “How can I connect with my mom? My clients? My neighbor?” TimeSlips says try imagination! TimeSlips supports a global movement to bring meaning to late life through creative engagement.

Learn how creative engagement is happening in our community, with TimeSlips certified facilitator Anne de Irala. Call the Summit Branch at 517-783-4030 to register.

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s

Join us at the Summit Branch to learn how to recognize common signs of Alzheimer’s; how to approach someone about memory concerns; the importance of early detection and benefits of a diagnosis; possible tests and assessments for the diagnostic process; and Alzheimer’s resources.

Presented by Alzheimer’s Association Michigan Chapter.


This program is a Community Coffee Time event. Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2-5 PM at the Summit Branch and Wednesdays from 10-11:30 AM at the Carnegie Library for coffee conversation, weekly activities and community resource events.

Project Bridge

Join us during Community Coffee Time on December 13 at 2 PM at the Summit Branch to learn more about JDL’s Project Bridge

Project Bridge focuses on patrons with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia by providing tools for family, loved ones, and caregivers. Learn how to have more enriching connections with those living with memory loss by attending this informal talk, and find commonality with others who are caring for those with Alzheimer’s disease.

JDL’s Memory Cafe

Share a meal with your loved one affected by Alzheimer’s or dementia in an environment of support, love, and acceptance. All family members are welcome at this event that takes place the 1st Thursday of the month!

These events are wheelchair accessible and trained staff will be on hand to help make this an enjoyable experience for you and your loved one.

Registration preferred. To register, call 517-788-4480

T3 with AARP

The Third Tuesday of each month, AARP will host an informational workshop on issues important to older adults and their families. Topics to include avoiding fraud, resources for family caregivers, how to save on utilities, brain health, things you can do to stay in your home safely, and more.

Dates & Topics

January 15th – Fraud Watch Network

February 19th – Practical Tips for Family Caregiving

March 19th – How to Save on Utility Bills

April 16th – HomeFit

May 21st – Brain Health Matters

All programs are from 1:00 to 3:00 pm.

Adults are the intended audience. Call 1-877-926-8300 to register.

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