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2018 Mid-Winter Mardi Gras Burn Invite

Today! Memory Café and Mid-Winter Mardi-Gras Burn


Join us! All ages welcome. TODAY: Feb 3, 10am – 12pm Where: Trinity Church, 124 River Road, Topsfield, MA (Wheelchair-Accessible) What (Title): Memory Café: Share the Love with Partner Yoga What (Description): Learn & Experience Body-Based Non-Verbal Communication Skills (bring a friend or come alone) Funded in part by Topsfield Cultural Council and MA DDS. […]

Mardi Gras Season is Jan 7-Feb 13, 2018.

Reminder: Feb 3 Memory Café and Mid-Winter (Mardi Gras) Burn


Please join us tomorrow, Saturday, Feb 3 In Topsfield: At Trinity Church and/or At our home, Rest.Stop.Ranch, to celebrate LOVE and HOPE via a non-verbal communication workshop and a Bonfire! (details below) Thanks to the Topsfield Cultural Council for funding me as the Creative Director of our Topsfield Memory Café at River Road this 2017-2018 […]

East Lawn White-Out Doesn't Cover Bench

Thanks for your Holiday Contributions! + Winter Programs!


Spring is 10 Weeks Away Spring arrives March 20. Our Rest.Stop. bench is not quite white-outed. Look closely to see the eastern sun piercing through the pines. Fundraising for 2022: Bigger and Better Wheelchair-Accessible Gardens Our friends have contributed $875.00 over the past few weeks towards bigger and better wheelchair-accessible gardens in 2022! Janet Brown […]

Mary and Ben, Buddies, Match and Echo

Support Report: Drum Circle Memory Café


Our Drum Circle Memory Café program on Saturday hosted a party of nearly 30. One third of the group were individuals and dementia-care duos, 1/3 were L’Arche community members, and 1/3 was our team of eight (facilitators & program assistants/volunteers). The 60-minute facilitated therapeutic program included playing a Theme and Variations on the tune “Little […]

Advent, Weeks 2 and 3 ~ Joyful Connections


All are invited to my version of a community holiday party: I’m facilitating drum circle tomorrow, Saturday, 10am -12pm, at 124 River Road, Trinity Church Topsfield, in the “COA room”. Come as you are. All ages and abilities are welcome. Bring your favorite drum! We will also provide a choice of instruments. This space and […]