Encore will offer its second choir for adults diagnosed with early to moderate Alzheimer’s disease and other memory struggles at the Bender Jewish Community Center, 6125 Montrose Road in Rockville, MD. The choir, Sentimental Journey Singers of Montgomery, will run for eight weeks on Mondays, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., from March 9th to April 27th, 2020 in the JCC Art Gallery. All singers must participate with a care partner. An Open House to learn more about the program will take place Monday, February 10th from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuition is $104 and $25 for care partners. Singers and care partners may register by clicking the buttons below. More information about this program is HERE.
Sentimental Journey Singers Registration
Care Partners Registration
Encore Creativity has recently been designated as an official charity of the Chesapeake Bay Area Combined Federal Campaign. For those of you who are federal employees, you may make your pledge via a payroll deduction and it is easy to renew your gift each year. For retirees and survivors, you can now make a one-time contribution or a recurring gift that is automatically deducted from your retirement annuity.
The 2019 Combined Federal Campaign runs from September 9, 2019 through January 10, 2020 via the CFC giving portal.
Encore’s CFC Charity ID 49601.
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Encore is the nation's largest choral organization for adults over the age of 55.
Encore's mission is to provide an excellent and accessible artistic environment for older adults, regardless of experience or ability, who seek arts education and performance opportunities under a professional artist.
All Encore programs are conducted by professionals who know how to get the most from their members. So come join the excitement, either as a beginner or at an advanced level. This is a great way to develop or improve your musical abilities, meet new friends, and look forward to an exciting performance schedule.
You’re never too old to try something new—and have the time of your life!
Encore is an IRS 501(c)(3) nonprofit tax exempt organization.