“Since I discovered Glenmeadow, I’m more fit and active than ever. There are just so many different opportunities to learn new things, enjoy entertaining performances, travel to interesting places, and develop new friendships.”

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Wellness in every dimension

Cultivating mental and physical health is key to leading a long and enjoyable life, and we are committed to making that possible. To help nurture wellness in mind, body and spirit, Glenmeadow offers a robust program of fitness, educational, social and cultural activities. As a resident, you can choose to participate in anything that kindles your interest. If you're not a resident, get a Lifestyle Pass and join in!


Upcoming Events

Memory Cafe

August 22, 2018 • 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Caregivers are invited to bring a loved one to our new Memory Café. Enjoy organized activities and conversation with others. 

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Sneak Peeks: Our Upcoming Programs and Trips

August 28, 2018 • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

We have been busy planning a full complement of Glenmeadow Learning and Getaways programs for the fall and winter and are eager to tell you about them. Get the full overview at Sneak Peeks: Our Upcoming Programs and Trips. 

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Caregivers Support Group

September 4, 2018 • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Many family members and professionals need support as they provide care to loved ones and clients with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia. We hope this weekly offering will provide practical knowledge, mutual support, and possible solutions to challenging behaviors. 

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The Family Table: Building Meaningful Relationships

September 14, 2018 • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Many older adults live on their own and miss the experience of meeting others or building longtime relationships through fellowship. Enjoy an appetizer, main course, and dessert on us while you make new connections with others in an intimate dining setting, complete with engaging conversation on what community means to you. 

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Caregivers Support Group

September 20, 2018 • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Many family members and professionals need support as they provide care to loved ones and clients with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia. We hope this offering will provide practical knowledge, mutual support, and possible solutions to challenging behaviors. 

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Sexuality and Older Adults: Intimacy, with a Dash of Humor

September 21, 2018 • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Jane Fleishman is an expert on the sexual well-being of older adults. Listen as she presents research, trends, tips, and skills— for couples as well as singles. Her message about sexual fluidity is relevant to all. 

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Memory Cafe

September 26, 2018 • 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Caregivers are invited to bring a loved one to our new Memory Café. Enjoy organized activities and conversation with others. 

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Dee Dee Bridgewater

September 29, 2018 • 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Dee Dee Bridgewater is the 2017 National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master, and three-time Grammy and Tony award winner. She and her nine-piece band will perform selections from her album Memphis…Yes, I’m Ready, honoring the city and her roots. Also enjoy a pre-performance dinner party on the plaza, featuring Memphis-style barbecue fare in honor of the FAC season opening.

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The Family Table: Building Meaningful Relationships

October 4, 2018 • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Many older adults live on their own and miss the experience of meeting others or building longtime relationships through fellowship. Enjoy an appetizer, main course, and dessert on us while you make new connections with others in an intimate dining setting, complete with engaging conversation on what community means to you. 

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Dementia and Brain Health: Risk Factors, Interventions, Research

October 16, 2018 • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This comprehensive presentation by Kelsey Gosselin of the Alzheimer’s Association will cover topics from the pathology and detection/diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias to updates on clinical trials, and thoughts on prevention. 

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Chinese Warriors of Peking

October 25, 2018 • 4:15 pm - 10:30 pm

Filled with high-intensity martial arts and breath-taking acrobatics, this production recounts the tale of two rival martial arts disciplines competing in the ancient Chinese capital of Peking set during the Ming Dynasty. Under the direction of Qui Jian, the Chinese Warriors of Peking provides a culturally enriching experience filled with juggling, acrobatics, weapons handling, and live stage combat. 

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The Nature of Forgetting

November 2, 2018 • 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Offering a glimpse into the challenges of an individual suffering from early-onset dementia, the work tells the story of Tom as his family celebrates his 55th birthday, plunging him into a whirlwind of memories.

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The Family Table: Building Meaningful Relationships

November 6, 2018 • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Many older adults live on their own and miss the experience of meeting others or building longtime relationships through fellowship. Enjoy an appetizer, main course, and dessert on us while you make new connections with others in an intimate dining setting, complete with engaging conversation on what community means to you. 

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Test of Wits: A Trivia Challenge for Older Adults

November 28, 2018 • 7:00 am - 12:00 pm

Because we know that stimulating the brain is as important for older adults as keeping physically fit, we bring you a trivia challenge in a collegiate setting at Western New England University.

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Holiday Train Show

December 4, 2018 • 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Enchanting model trains zip through a display of 150 landmarks, recreated with bark, leaves, and other natural material. Marvel at G-scale locomotives humming among familiar sights, such as the Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty, and Rockefeller Center on nearly a half-mile of track. Enjoy a private, guided walking tour of the exhibit, followed by lunch at the Pine Tree Café.

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Carmen

February 2, 2019 • 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

No long drive to NYC and a peek behind the curtain during the performance… that’s the Met Opera in HD! Bizet’s masterpiece of the gypsy seductress who lives by her own rules has had an impact far beyond the opera house. The opera’s melodic sweep is as irrestible as the title character herself, a force of nature who has become a defining female cultural figure.

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London Theatre Tour

February 15, 2019 - February 24, 2019 •

Join Joanna “Joey” Rosenthal and expert local guides on a small group tour of the London cultural scene, including a performance of Sondheim’s musical Follies at the National Theatre, a visit and luncheon at the historic Englefield House, the Edward Burne-Jones exhibit at Tate Britain, and other outstanding performances, exhibits, and discussions. We will meet with major artists associated with the productions and enjoy gourmet experiences. 

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