Search Results for: Village
Shaker Villages near New England
Most recent addition to the list – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Vermont_state_parks – of 57 Vermont State Parks. “The Taconic Mountains Ramble State Park was the vision of Carson “Kit” Davidson, who passed away at the age of 92. Long before he built a Japanese garden in the shadow of Hubbardton’s Mt. Zion, documentary filmmaker and author Kit Davidson..
28:19 Village Silversmith Fossil items displayed and explained. Isle La Motte VT USA connection
New Harbor & Pemaquid Maine video with no narration, but a beautiful video record of early morning activity in a Maine Coast harbor. Sounds of gulls and lobster boat engines. Quiet morning activity. Nostalgia for those who love Maine and peaceful mornings.
6:08 Senior citizens increasingly want to “age in place,’’ which the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention defines as “the ability to live in one’s own home and community safely, independently, and comfortably, regardless of age, income, or ability level.’’ Experts in aging say “The Village Movement,’’ a grassroots program started in Beacon Hill that..
1:58 World from Above HD.
CNN’s Dr. Gupta travels to Hogewey, a small village in Weesp, the Netherlands, where every resident has severe dementia. See – http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2014/11/the-dutch-village-where-everyone-has-dementia/382195/ – for full information on this special place: “Hogewey is a cutting-edge elderly-care facility—roughly the size of 10 football fields—where residents are given the chance to live seemingly normal lives. With only 152..
MIT’s Dr. Joseph Coughlin (MIT Age Lab) called the Village Movement “one of the best innovations for aging” he’s seen in decades. “It’s not just enabling things we need like transportation and taking out the trash, but it’s creating a virtual community to go to the movies or have monthly or semiannual events with people,”..
Research study demonstrates value of favorite music on iPod Jazz, Opera, or old-time radio shows. Alzheimer’s dementia Alive Inside
How-To help Funded by MetLife Foundation and others to assist startups
Non-ProfitOrganiz Community-based organiz – empowers adults to live in their own Home s as they age.
First Village 2001 See also Village to Village Network, which BHV initiated Initial “Village” and developer of the concept. Assists startups
A Staunton Harmonium Comes Home to Heifetz During the final week of our 52-event 2018 Heifetz Festival of Concerts, a 101-year old Putnam organ was given pride of place in Francis Auditorium. This particular instrument was rescued from the long-abandoned Shemariah Presbyterian Church in the small nearby village of Summerdean, VA, and after careful restoration..
ESI College – Catalog of available courses, with brief descriptions Great teachers join us for ESI College, offering everything from one-hour lectures to six-week courses. You can view the current season of ESI College classes here. [ You can also download and/or print out a PDF version. ] Once you’ve selected a course, or courses,..
17:30 Chabrier Suite Pastoral Emmanuel Chabrier Suite Pastorale (1888) Idylle 00:00 Danse villageoise 03:38 Sous-bois 08:06 Scherzo-Valse 12:30 Orchestre Philarmonique de Monte-Carlo Hervé Niquet, conductor The four scenes of the Suite Pastorale are taken from Dix pièces pittoresques composed for piano in 1881. As was often the case, odd Chabrier next created an orchestration full..
List of works by Henri Wieniawski Works with Opus Number Op.1 – Grand caprice fantastique (1847) Op.2 – Allegro de Sonate (1848?, in collaboration with his brother Józef Wieniawski) Op.3 – Souvenir de Posen, Mazurka caractéristique No.1 in D minor (1853) Op.4 – Polonaise de Concert (1852) Op.5 – Adagio élégiaque (1852) Op.6 – Souvenir..
Marine’s mysterious death in World War I’s final days still haunts his family By Joby Warrick – Retropolis Joby Warrick website link – https://www.washingtonpost.com/people/joby-warrick/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.21c71625bcb2 – BAYONVILLE, France For half a century, the young Marine stood watch over a lonely corner of my grandmother’s house, next to a writing table no one used, in a formal..
Michelangelo: Nov. 1, 1512 Sistine Chapel ceiling opens to public The ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in Rome, one of Italian artist Michelangelo’s finest works, is exhibited to the public for the first time. Michelangelo Buonarroti, the greatest of the Italian Renaissance artists, was born in the small village of Caprese in 1475. The son..
October 17, 1968 THIS DAY IN HISTORY Olympic protestors stripped of their medals. Tommie Smith and bronze medalist John Carlos are forced to return their awards because they raised their fists in a black-power salute during the medal ceremony. (For 2018 update, see – http://www.oc.edu/news/olympic-civil-rights-icons-to-speak-at-oc – “After the Olympics, both Smith and Carlos played in..