University of Illinois Extension serving Champaign, Ford, Iroquois and Vermilion Counties
801 North Country Fair Drive
Champaign, IL 61821
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 11:30 - 12:30pm)
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Champaign, IL 61820
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P.O. Box 163
Onarga, IL 60955-0163
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Danville, IL 61832
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Brain Health Series, Piatt County Farm Bureau
March 15 - June 21, 2018
(10:30 AM - 12:00 PM )
Join Chelsey Byers Gerstenecker, University of Illinois Family Life Educator, as she conducts a four-part brain health series at the Piatt County Farm Bureau (427 West Marion Street, Monticello) the third Thursday of the month from March-June, 10:30 a.m.-noon. Dates and topics are listed below. Participants must register for the series, not individual classes.
- March 15 – Hold That Thought!
This workshop will look at the memory process and what researchers say contributes to brain health, as well as strategies for helping with everyday forgetfulness.
- April 19 - Know the Ten Signs: Early Detection Matters • Presented by the Alzheimer’s Association
This program includes a basic overview of Alzheimer’s disease and covers risk factors, diagnosis, and the benefits of early detection.
- May 17 - FIT WITS: Fostering Improved Thinking While Incorporating Training Strategies
By attending the FIT WITS program, you can learn more about the aging brain and what you can do to keep your brain healthy and engaged.
- June 21 - Head Strong: Exercise Strategies to Enhance Memory and Thinking
Come join us as we get together to learn about memory and aging and explore several exercise strategies to enhance thinking.
There is no charge to attend this informational series, sponsored by University of Illinois Extension, Piatt County Farm Bureau, and the Alzheimer’s Association.
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