Do you care for a friend or family member with Dementia? Do you volunteer with an organization or church that provides support to individuals with Dementia? Do you feel overwhelmed by your loved one’s dementia-related behaviors?

On Thursday, Sept. 12 you can join the Nevada Senior Services when they discuss associated issues when“Dealing with Dementia.” This daylong seminar will offer a plethora of information and goes from 10 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. FREE social work/nursing CEUs are available; call 702-364-2273.

“Memory Matters” seeks to raise community awareness of local services and support for seniors suffering from memory loss due to Alzheimer’s disease, dementia and other memory and cognitive issues. Local programs include: Weekly Caregiver Support Groups, Education Classes, Early Stage Memory Loss Intervention, and Dementia/Memory Activity Classes providing respite for caregivers.

You can participate in Memory Matters at the Mesquite Library on Thursday, Sept. 12 at 2 p.m.

Remember to send in those event notices, things are going to be happening that you’ll want folks to know about. Send them to terin.bbm@gmail.com so you can everyone know what’s happening with your group or club.

Thursday, Sept. 12

Sunrise Rotary

Where: Scotty’s, 1024 Normandy Ln.

When: 8 a.m.

Info: debparsley@kw.com

Blood Drive

Where: Mesquite Library 160 W. First North St.

When: 10a.m.-4 p.m.

Info: 702-346-5224

Nevada Senior Services “Dealing with Dementia”

Where: Mesquite Library 160 W. First North St.

When: 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Info: 702-346-5224

FREE Chair Yoga

Where: Veteran’s Center, 830 Hafen Ln.

When: 1 p.m.

Info: Veteran’s Center 702-346-2735 or Ann 435-669-5978

Memory Matters Caregiver Support

Where: Mesquite Library 160 W. First North St.

When: 2-4 p.m.

Info: 702-346-5224

Adult Coloring Club

Where: Mesquite Library 160 W. First North St.

When: 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Info: 702-346-5224

Kids Steam

Where: Mesquite Library, 160 W. First North St.

When: 4 p.m.

Info: 702-346-5224

Al-Anon Meeting

Where: Mesquite Veterinary Clinic Annex, 371 Riverside Rd.

When: 5:30 p.m.

Info: 928-347-5478

Friday, Sept. 13

Computer Basics

Where: Mesquite Library 160 W. First North St.

When: 10:15-11:15 a.m.

Info: 702-346-5224

 

Ages 0-5 Story Time

Where: Mesquite Library 160 W. First North St.

When: 11 a.m.

Info: 702-346-5224

Teen Scene

Where: Mesquite Library 160 W. First North St.

When: 3:30 p.m.

Info: 702-346-5224

Sunday, Sept. 15

Al-Anon Meeting

Where: Mesquite Veterinary Clinic Annex, 371 Riverside Rd.

When: 3 p.m.

Info: 928-347-5478

Monday, Sept. 16

Virgin Valley Artists General Meeting

Where: Mesquite Fine Arts Center, 15 W. Mesquite Blvd.

When: 11 a.m.

Info: 702-346-1338

Adult Coloring Club

Where: Mesquite Library 160 W. First North St.

When: 1-2 p.m.

Info: 702-346-5224

 

Bereavement Group

Where: Mesquite Library 160 W. First North St.

When: 5-6:30 p.m.

Info: 702-346-5224

Al-Anon Meeting

Where: Mesquite Veterinary Clinic Annex, 371 Riverside Rd.

When: 5:30 p.m.

Info: 928-347-5478

Tuesday, Sept. 17

Toddler Story Time

Where: Mesquite Library 160 W. First North St.

When: 10 a.m.

Info: 702-346-5224

Cell Phone Basics II

Where: Mesquite Library 160 W. First North St.

When: 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Info: 702-346-5224

Rotary Club

Where: Holiday Inn, 1030 W. Pioneer Blvd.

When: noon

Info: 702-346-7025

“Night Lore” Film and Book Alliance

Where: Mesquite Library 160 W. First North St.

When: 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Info: 702-346-5224

Ham Radio Club

Where: Airport Fire Station, 1200 Kitty Hawk Dr.

When: 6 p.m.

Info: Roy Miller, 702-345-3006

Wednesday, Sept. 18

Stevens-Henager FREE GED Course

Where: Mesquite Library 160 W. First North St.

When: 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Info: 702-346-5224

Pre School Story Time

Where: Mesquite Library 160 W. First North St.

When: 10 a.m.

Info: 702-346-5224

Al-Anon Meeting

Where: Living Waters Fellowship, 211 W. First South St.

When: 10 a.m.

Info: 702-845-5736

T.O.P.S.

Where: America First Credit Union Community Room, 590 W. Mesquite Blvd.

When: 3:30 p.m.

Info: 702-346-2980