The New York Botanical Gardens is holding its 17th annual Orchid show from February 23rd through April 28th at its magical grounds in the Bronx. Just a short drive from Rockland, you can be
This week's selection is the documentary "Alive Inside" by filmmaker Michael Rossato-Bennett. "The film explores the impact music has on our lives. Dan Cohen has devoted himself to equipping nursing homes with music, in the fervent belief in its rejuvenating power. His message is that music can serve to confirm our essential, irrepressible, and shared humanity, and his goal is to bring the visceral joy back to the lives of Alzheimer’s patients by unlocking their memories with music from their past. The result can be an astonishingly reawakened sense of self. Renowned neurologist Oliver Sacks helps explain the connection between music and the mind." - See more at: http://www.rivertownfilm.org/films/alive-inside/#sthash.B6DsqQcP.dpuf
The event starts at 7.30 pm on Wednesday, November 19th with a musical session conducted by Nyack's Jeffrey Friedberg, also a music therapist, followed by the film at 8 pm and a Q&A afterwards.
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