We have a major event with two top speakers planned for the afternoon of Sunday 19th May 2019 in the Methodist Church in Burley at 2pm. Very well known author and speaker, Wendy Mitchell, will talk about her diagnosis of early onset dementia and the changes this has meant to her life. Nicky Taylor will be talking about the innovative work of the Leeds Playhouse (previously West Yorkshire Playhouse) to become one of the most dementia friendly theatres in the country. There will be tea and cakes and a raffle. Please book here to ensure you have a place:
Dementia Action Week 2019 is 20th to 26th May; we have two Dementia Friends information sessions planned as follows:
Wednesday 22nd May 7-8pm
Saturday 25th May 9.30-10.30am
Both at the Parish Centre.
These are friendly informal interactive sessions which will help you increase your understanding of dementia and think about the small things you could do to support people with dementia in our community.
You can book a place in advance via firstname.lastname@example.org, call 01943 864424, or just turn up!
Burley Bowls Club has invited members of The Memory Tree to join them for an informal bowling session on Monday 20th 2pm - 3.30pm.
Our AGM will be on Thursday 23rd May 2019 alongside our regular action group meeting.
We have a coffee morning planned for Saturday 10th August 2019.
We had a very successful coffee morning on Saturday 11th August 2018 in the Parish Centre. Thank you so much to everyone who supported us with our fundraising! A tremendous £539.60 was raised.
Monthly action group meeting: 4th Thursday each month (except December) 2pm Parish Centre