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Decorate for the holidays.
Fill with goodies. NEW
Light beige wicker. 8"x5"x2".
$1.25 each. Or all 22 for $22.
NEW Unline self-seal, sturdy, with 3/15" bubble lining.
Send small gifts this holiday season.
100 available. $2 for 10
The original book upon which the Mental Fitness Cards are based. A Manual that helps anyone get started with the Mental Fitness Cards or Thinking Cards by Dr. Marge Engelman.
125 research-based, fun, and challenging exercises for older adults to stay mentally healthy. by Dr. Marge Engelman.
NEW Book 179 pp & CD of the book so that you can print copies of the pages. $10
Activities & 70 reproducible worksheets for people with Early Memory Loss by Kristin Einberger and Janelle Sellick.
NEW 8 1/2x11" 150pp & 192 pp
(current retail is $79 for both volumes)
"The Promise of Transformative Nursing Homes. By Beth Baker A significant, well-written book. Many practical examples from many care centers.
Highlights of a traditional Hanukkah celebration, including ceremonies, games, recipes, and stories from the First and Second book of Maccabees. New $3
The best-seller from Dr. Gary Small, Director of UCLA Center on Aging. Can't count the number of times of used material from this book. A timeless classic. Used $3
Strategies of stopping procrastination, getting control of the clock & calendar, and freeing up YOUR TIME AND YOUR LIFE. Time is money. Start saving $$$. By Lee Silber. Like New $2
Plan ahead for your later years. Make wise choices. Live to the fullest. Enjoy your own wisdom and maturity. This MacArthur Foundation Study shows you how the lifestyle choices you make now - MORE THAN HEREDITY - determine your health and vitality. By Drs Rowe and Kahn. Like New $4
Think Scrabble without the board, scoring, or competition. 99 letters on card stock - about the same size as S. tiles. I used a felt/fabric cloth to stop the tiles from moving around. We built crosswords, spelled names, and often just made words - depending on the individuals at the table. Packs in 3 different colors. 50c for sheets which you can cut up - or $2 for a cut set in container (some laminated). GREAT for children!! Draw 1' square grid for crosswords.
More than 130 activities for better balance, mobility, and fitness.
By Sue Scott. THE BEST book i've found and recommended to all in senior-care. Current retail $56.89.
Yours (LIKE NEW) for $20
Yes, it's the national bestseller classic by Risher & Ury A must-read for anyone who works with people - including those at home! Used $1
If you're leading, teaching, training others, motivating the team - this is an excellent resource for you! By Raymond Wlodkowski. 314 pp. Like New $3
A Woman's Guide to Promoting Herself, Her business, Her Product, or Her Cause with Integrity & Spirit. By Susan Harrow. 373 pp. hardcover. Like New #2.
Underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants. By Malcolm Gladwell, author of The Tipping Point, Blink & Outliers.
Like New $3.
Easy Steps. Full Color. Covers WordPress 4. By Darryl Bartlett. 191 pp. softcover. REALLY clear and easy to follow. Like New $2.
FREE used textbook with any $10 order. Ed. Albert & Moss. From my grad. classes in Gerontology.
Companion book to the TV series Eyes on the Prize. An Oral History of the Civil Rights Movement from the 1950s through the 1980s. 692 pp. Paperback $3
61 pp of short stories with pictures for readers who don't want to read too much. A great overview of the many styles of our popular music. For all ages. Gary Grimm New $4
The Promise of Transformative Nursing Homes. Lift your spirits and train your staff with ideas from this well-written description of how care is being transformed. Many examples from around the Country. By Best Baker. 236 pp. $4
77 Life choices presented in short readings with quotes from the world's wisdom for daily meditation. By Dr. Mike Magee, Snr Med Advisor at Pfizer and Dir. of the Pfizer Med Humanities Initiative. Like New $4
200 Eternal Spiritual Principles - Organized into 5 days for each of 40 weeks. 100's of quotes from the world's sages. Agree or Disagree - your mind and spirit will be enriched by thinking about life is all about. Not religious dogma. By John Marks Templeton. 500 pp. Like New. $5
One fabulous color wall chart of Instruments of the Cancionero. Andean, Caribbean, Columbian, Mexican, & Venezuelan. Pictures & text on both sides. 22" x 32" Gently Used $2
A Manual for Planning and Action by Dawn Wooderson. Extending Horizons, Increasing Communication, Building Bridges. 32-page Professional Development Manual for Life Enrichment Coordinators and Musicians. New. $5
Kubler-Ross (On Death & Dying) gives a touching and inspired work about how children and their parents can and do cope with death through hundreds of stories from people she has known. Real life that teaches us all.
An Amazing book. 279 pp New $5
A rabbi & priest from TV's "The God Squad" look at the many pathways to God. Written for young people and all who care about young people. Excellent brief study of world religions. Wish I'd read this when I was 12! $2 Like New.
A really colorful book for coloring in the new "stress away" format. Tear pages out for interested artsy people. Various levels of difficulty. 8 x 12" Some pages missing $2 (retail $15)
The Quick and Easy approach by Barbara Saloom. 85 8.5x11 pages plus some notes from an excellent class I took. Good condition with a few of my notes on the pages. $3
Help, Opportunities, and Programs for Jewish Elders by Any L. Sales, Ph.D. Shira Kandel. 141 pp. I will include files of music et al resources which I collected. $5 for the lot.
Aging Network Partnerships to Address Medication, Alcohol, and Mental Health Problems from DHHS. 120 pp.
Free with any $10 order.
Understanding and improving the way we think and feel about ourselves. By Sanford and Donovan Penguin Books. A great book for a woman of any age. 454 pp $3 Gently used.
Dr. Martha Beck's classic for life and career guidance to help you claim the life you weremeant to live. (signed copy)". Like New $3
Dr. Herbert Benson's bestseller on The Power and Biology of Belief. Author Scott Peck says, "a gold mine of information about the integration of body, mine, and soul". Like New $3
The Classic original by B. F. Skinner. We all work for rewards. Learn more about movitation and cause-and-effect.
Used $1 (Cheaper than a college class!)
The MacArthur Foundation study shows you how the lifestyle choices you make now - more than heredity - determine your health and vitality. By Drs Row & Kahn. New $5.
Single issues of the wonderful monthly Creative Forecasting magazine for Activity Professionals. Let me know if you'd like FREE copies with your order. Makes a good gift for your new assistant!
How the 21st century will be rule by the new old. The baby-boom generation is about to transform into the largest elderly population in human history. 266. pp. paperback. Used. $1.
I've used pictures to stimulate conversations with children and adults in many situations. Just found a few more. Free with your order.
62 pages of Sensory Activities that you can COPY. 58 topics with the answers in the back. A favorite!
A refreshingly different perspective on the topic with treatments that can work. By Dr. M. Gold. Gently Used. $1
Dr. Marge Engelman gives a bright and lively 32-page text with pictures. A lovely small gift for someone you know or for the resource table. Large print. $2
A classic reference for all who study aging. Erik H. Erikson is one of the leading figures in the field of psychoanalysis and human development, and winner of both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. 352 pp. Like New $3
A programming Guide for Effective, Resident-Centered Care from Management to Care Delivery to Outcomes. Written by Leah Klusch, RN, BSN, MA. Pub by Brigggs. 325 pp. NEW $5
A vision of Medicine that can transfrorm our Future by Andrew Weil, MD, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Healthy Againg. 264 pp hardcover Like New $1.
Ellen Goodman - "The Most insightful book on women, men, and the differences between them." Carol Gilligan's book on Psychological Theory and Women's Development. Gently used. $4 (Amazon - $16)
A complete guide for entrpreneurs, Small Business & Nonprofit Organizations. Get publicity at little or no cost. Create news, write news releases, develop a press kit. By Jeanette Smith. 339 pp Like New $4
For ALL ages! 50% OFFBlank jigsaw puzzles to color with paints, markers, pens, colored pencils, stickers . .
9 piece 5x7" incl. 3/4" frame pack of 12 $3.50 each 4 left
12 piece 5.5"x8" pack of 12 $3.50 1 left
12 piece 5.5"x8" pack of 24 $7.50 1 left
12 piece 8.5x11" pack of 12 $8 each 2 left
Yes, these are the fabulous books that we're been using for decades Jewels for song lovers and performers. Hardcover, spiral binding, voice, piano, and guitar. 3 available: Family Songbook (124 songs), Remembering Yesterday's Hits (96 songs), Treasury of Best Loved Songs (114 songs) Excellent condition. $8 each.
18 songs with French and English lyrics with easy piano accompaniments. $1.
Words and Music. Official songbook of Rotary International. Like New. $1.
11 favorite songs in LARGE print on a single-fold 4-page sheet; durable paper. I printed 1000.s of these and have used them and given them away at sessions for adults. During the pandemic, give one to each person to use wherever they are. Don't be surprised to hear stories of people singing on their own!
39 of George and Ira Gershwin's most known songs. Words and Music with guitar chords. Very clear notation. The Man I Love, songs from Porgy & Bess, I Got Rhythm, Embraceable You, Love is Here to Stay and more. 9x12" Softcover. Like New. Paid $17. Yours for $8.
Begin the Beguine, Night & Day, You Do Something to Me, Anything Goes, Just One of Those Things, Don't Fence Me in are a few of the 23 songs. 9x12" 64pp. Piano, Voice, & Guitar. $5.
Piano, vocal, guitar chords for 12 songs with 19 sing-along lyric sheets. $3
Seven Nego Exaltations collected by Niles. Piano, text, and narrative from a truly great scholar of American folk music. .50
20 Ballads, Love-Songs and Tragic Legends from the Southern Appalachian Mountains. Piano accomp. with voice line and text. .50 (2 copies)
A collection of Folksongs from American and the British Isles. Collected with an Introduction and Guide to Performance by Alice Parker (arranger for the Robert Shaw Chorale for many years.) $1
This 279 page 9" x 12" book of 60+ songs was the perfect book for a 10-week class on the Life, Times, and Music of Irving Berlin that I taught for active seniors. Music for voice, piano, and guitar; info on movies, shows, and stars; pictures. Yours for $15 (One new copy left). Retail is $22.95.
212 pages of pictures and text with an excellent index by Q. David Bowers, the renown historian of popular music and culture. Hardback. Fascinating. Like New. $5
260 pages of melody lines and texts with a narrative that is well-written for anyone who has no prior knowledge and for all who want more background into many songs we know. Samual Forccui gives us "American Through Its Songs". Delightful book. Clean, but a bit worn. $1
George Balanchine's choreography of Tchaikovsky's ballet. Performed by the New York City Ballet $7
Stepping Out! $3
Tony Bennett Unplugged. $3
This fabulous history of Irving Berlin, music, show business, and American life and culture was the back-story for my 10-week classes on Berlin for active adults. $15
Falling in Love with Love, With a Song in my Heart, Isn't it Romantic, My Heart stood still, and 20 more songs sung by artists your senior clients will recognize.
The New York Philharmonic conducted by Leonard Bernstein. 24 familiar and less-known marches for exercise sessions, listening, etc. New. $8
(2 copies left) .
Eldersong's very popular old songs in Low Keys. Cassette tapes. Like New. $1 for all 3
In concert from Carnegie Hall. Live, June 2005. Reba McEntire, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Alec Baldwin Insert synopsis. $2
New Broadway Cast recording from Lincoln Center Theater. With Kelly O"hara and Paulo Szot. Booklet pics & texts. $2
As Times Goes By, Time after Time, Smile, Our Love is Here to Stay, and move from The Great American Songbook. Vol 2 $3
If you need one CD for your residents who love classical music, this is it! (Don't believe the title!) I have used mine a gajillion times in many types of sessions. New. $8 (3 copies left)
II Lullabies and Tranquil Songs and IV Christmas Serenity by an outstanding harpist who has played in many hospitals. The only harp CD series that I found that is perfect for my work in healthcare. New. $8 each
The musical based on 24 songs of ABBA. Texts are printed in the insert booklet Like New $2
With members of the Original New York Production. 16 hits from the Broadway show. NEW. $3.
Highlights from Andrew Lloyd Webber's hit. 18 songs Booklet with synopsis. $2
Sung throughout world over decades, it IS the international civil rights anthem. Pete Seeger, Joan Baez, Peter, Paul & Mary, Desmond Tutu and many others. Used $2
Babatunde Olatunji - recogized at the 'the world's premier African drummer' explains and teaches African Drumming. NEW $5
The African Concert with Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Miriam Makeba, Hugh Masekela Used $2
Bernice Johnson Reagon with Bill Moyers. Songs of the US Civil Rights Movement Used $2
Moving history of the hymn with the Boys Choir of Harlem, Johnny Cash, Judy Collins, Jeremy Irons, Jesse Norman, Jean Richie and Marion Williams Used $2
NEED YOU NOW! 11 of their hits. Need I say more? Like New $2.
Great CD of 27 songs - some you'll know and many surprises. Ideal for an interesting program of the music of American history. $1
Do it Debbie's Way (D. Reynolds), Start Up with Jane Fonda, Jane Fonda's Workout. Also Reminiscing Series Music from 1900's -1940's by Sound Choice.
Yes, this is the same David Holt who has the PBS American Music show on TV now. At his best banjo playing with Doc Waton, Mark O'Connor, Jerry Douglas, Duane Eddy and Chet Atkins. Real traditional American folk/country. Great for movement and listening.
Used and like new $1
A really wonderful contemporary musician who has studied the songs of the "Great American Songbook" and performed them in concerts and clubs for years - a scholar and artist. NEW $5 (I paid $12 when I bought an extra by mistake.)
Disc One: Music of the Country brings a the sounds, energy, and joy through 18 traditional pieces. Disc Two gives familiar classical music. 2 CD set: $3
12 songs that were part of American history during the 60's - Blowin' in the Wind, Rocky Road, Freight Train, Tell it On the Mountain and more. $1
Ferrante & Teicher - That's Amore, 3 Coins in the Fountain, Volare, O Sole Mio, Arrivederci Roma etc. $1
14 hits from Broaday sung by the world-renowned tenor, Placido Domingo, with the London Symphony Orchestra. What a treat! $1
Think of a tune you know from the 50's to 70's and it's probably on this set. Wonderful variety. Great resource for parties, exercise classes, listening, and singing along. $2
Best Original Score Academy Award nominee 2000. I've used some cuts in movement and exercise activitiess and have enjoyed listening to all. $1
From the 1950's by the one-and-only Beegie Adair (piano, bass, and drums). Secret love, Becauses of You, Misty, Stranger in Paradise and 9 more. A MUST-HAVE for senior care. NEW $12
Internationally known classical and jazz pianist who does jazz improvisations on classical themes, e.g. Pachelbel's Canon. $2 (see her on Youtube)