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Decorate for the holidays.
Fill with goodies. NEW
Light beige wicker. 8"x5"x2".
$1.25 each. Or all 24 for $24.
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
83 Neurobic Exercises to help prevent memory loss and increase mental fitness. By Dr. Lawrence Katz and Manning Rubin. 145 pages packed with information and activities based on brain science. Like New $4
. . . .Claiming the life you were meant to live. Martha Beck is a NYT best-selling author of several books. " . . . writes like a wisard - her magic trick is turning people into their true selves." - Julia Cameron, author of The Artist's Way. Like New $3
Activities for People Concerned About 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
Observations on the Perils (and Rewards) of Artmaking. "Art & Fear explores the way art gets made, the reasons it often doesn't get made, and the nature of the difficulties that cause so many artists to give up along the way." By David Bayles & Ted Orland. Paper 120 pp. New $3
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.
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. $3
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
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.
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
"Fascinating . . . Must-reading for anyone who wants to plan wisely for the 'rest of life." - Horace Deets, Exec. Dir. AARP.
Awakening Human Potential in the Second Half of Life by Dr. Gene Cohen. Treat yourself! 374 pp. NEW $7
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 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
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.
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
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
FREE with any $10 order. From my grad. classes in Gerontology. Sociology of Aging by Diana Harris.
Adult Development & Aging by Hayslip & Panek.
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
Aging Network Partnerships to Address Medication, Alcohol, and Mental Health Problems from DHHS. 120 pp.
Free with any $10 order.
A Guide for cultivating depth and sacredness in everday life.
A #1 New York Timers bestseller by Thomas Moore.
Paperback. 312 pp, $3
Read it for yourself and for all you meet.
The Seven Stages of Power and Healing by Caroline Myss, Ph.D.
New York Times best-seller.
"This book is both an important revelation and a major call to awakening!" Dr. Christiane Northrup, author Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom. 302 pp. $3
A Handbook for Living by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Howard C. Cutler, M.D.
From the book -
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness.
If you maintain a feeling of compassion, loving kindness, then something automatically opens your inner door. 322 pp. $3
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
Great pictures for all Ages
Irregular shapes for pieces in 300 and 48 pc puzzles
One left. Beautiful winter picture of cardinal, holly, raccoon, around tree trunk.
A bestseller for many years. Picture is on the 8" x 8" box.
For ALL ages!50% OFFBlank jigsaw puzzles to color with paints, markers, pens, colored pencils, stickers . .
9 piece 5x7" + 3/4" frame pack of 12$3.50 each 4 left12 piece 5.5"x8.5" pack of 12 $.3.5012 piece 5.5"x8.5" pack of 24 $.7.5012 piece 8.5x11" pack of 12 $8 2 left
A Favorite from Melissa & Doug. 3 x 2 feet. EXTRA large pieces - about 4 x 5 inches. Heavy board. For all ages. Almost new $5
Melody, piano accompaniment, and all the lyrics with a short historical/cultural narrative for each song. Such fun to sing and talk about at your next program. In easy keys and would be easy to add guitar chords to the score. $1
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
16 Most Requested Songs $1
Flatt & Scruggs, Buck Trent, Grandpa Jones, Smokey River Boys to liven your day! $1
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
Arthur Fiedler with the Boston Pops orchestra plays hits from Fidder, Cabaret, Sound of Music, Mame, On a Clear Day, Hello Dolly!, My Fair Lady. $2
13 classic songs by big-name artists - Jimmy Durante's I'll See You in My Dreams, Doris Day's Someday I'll Find You, Carly Simon and James Taylor's Mockingbird, Al Jolson's Sonny Boy, and more Like NEW $3
This recording makes a wonderful connection between the best of Irish dance music and song and it's influence on American traditional folk and country music styles. Nobody performs both styles as well as the Chieftains! $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
NEED YOU NOW! 11 of their hits. Need I say more? Like New $2.
Treat yourself and spice up your programs with a different sound. This Colorado Handbell Ensemble is superb! A wide variety of music for many occasions. Includes Kevin McChesney's Colorado Suite and Cynthia Dombrinski's arr. of the Battle Hymn and the Lord's Prayer.
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 still good $1
Great CD for exercise and movement. Polkas, Waltzes, and more lively music that most people love. $1 (just because I've used this one a lot!)
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
Night and Day, Let's Fall in Love, Anything Goes, It's De-Lovely, In the Still of the Night and 12 more songs by Cole Porter sung by legendary singers.
Just One of Those Things, I Get a Kick out of You, Night & Day, and 14 more songs by Cole Porter sung by Louis Armstrong, Sarah Vaughan, Ella Firtzgerald, Mel Torme, Helen Merrill, & others. $2
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
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.)
20 hits - Moon River, Born Free, Canadian Sunset, Theme from "Love Story", Days of Wine and Roses, May Each Day, Speak Softly Love, Call me Irresponsible, etc. $1
Live Rhymin' includes Bridge over Troubled Water, The Sound of Silence, The Boxer, El Condor Pasa, and 8 more. Used $1
22 Marches with lots of Sousa and lots of Sass! Great for exercise sessions. Wake up sleepy days with a rousing march. $1
Ferrante & Teicher - That's Amore, 3 Coins in the Fountain, Volare, O Sole Mio, Arrivederci Roma etc. $1
Songs of Joy & Peace. 22 cuts of songs for Christmas and many others times of the year. Yo-Yo Ma's friends are topnotch from many styles of wonderful music. NEW $5.
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