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Senior Activity Kits
Contents and Description

PK 100-150

PK 100
Midwestern Farming
BiFolkal
#1A - Instruction Sheet
#1-12 - Black and White Photographs
The ideas sheet and pictures can be used to prompt memories and discussion of seasons and life on the farm.

PK 101
Masks
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-6 - Mask Masters
The masks of hats ((1) man, (4) women) can be copied, then colored and decorated.

PK 102
Circus Days
BiFolkal
#1A - Instruction Sheet
#1-24 - Black and White Photographs
This kit gives a brief history of the circus with related photos to encourage sharing of memories.

PK 104
Skills and Crafts
BiFolkal
#1A - Instruction Sheet
#1-24 - Black and White Photographs
This kit provides a very brief history of skills and crafts in the late 19th and early discussion.

PK 105 & 105A (2 copies)
Remembering Fall
BiFolkal
Program Manual, 106 pg.
#2 - Video, 14 min.
#3 - (2)Audio Cassettes, 1-Slide Show & 2-Sing-Along
#4 - 1-7, Pictures and Maps
#5 - 1-3, Dialogue Sheets
#6 - 1-25, Song Books, 12 pg. each
#7 - Slides, (80) total in a carousel tray
#8 - 1-7, Realia ((1) Pennant, (2) Fall Leaves, (2) Scraps Fall Fabric, (2) Gun Casings, (2) Acorns)
This kit is to be used to facilitate the discussion of fall memories.

PK 108
Flashback Hollywood - Music & Comedy
Eldergames
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-25 Black and White Photographs
The instruction sheet gives ideas for non-competitive games using the photos of music and comedy stars from 1927-1947.

PK 109
Imagine That-Vol. 1
Eldergames
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-25 - Black and White Photographs
The idea sheet contains activities involving the humorous photos with conversation starters to stimulate the imagination.

PK 110
Imagine That-Vol. 2
Eldergames
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-25 - Black and White Photographs
This kit contains an instruction sheet for activities involving the humorous photos with conversation starters to stimulate the imagination.

PK 111
Leisure Time
Eldergames
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-25 - Black and White Photographs
The instruction sheet contains ideas for non-competitive games using the photos depicting leisure activities dating from 1900-1940.

PK 112
Home Life
Eldergames
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-25 - Black and White Photographs
The idea sheet contains non-competitive games and discussion questions about the photos of home life from 1900-1940.

PK 113
Fashion
Eldergames
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-25 - Black and White Photographs
This kit uses non-competitive activities and discussion questions about the photos of fashions from 1900-1940 to promote sharing and talking.

PK 114
Small Town Life
Eldergames
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-25 - Black and White Photographs
The instruction sheet provides ideas for non-competitive activities and discussion questions concerning the photos of small town life from 1900-1940.

PK 115
Remembering School Days
BiFolkal
#1 - (2) Audio Cassettes, 1-Slide Show & 2-Sing-Along
#2 - Video, 14 min.
#3 - Program Manual, 100 pg.
#4 - 1-3, Dialogue Sheets
#5 - 1-25, Poetry Sheets
#6 - Slides, (80) total in a carousel tray
#7 - 1-24, School Books, 14 pg. each
#8 - 1-51, Scratch `n Sniff Cards (10 each of 5 scents) & 1 instruction sheet
#9 - Realia, ((1) pen, (1) pencil)
#10 - Realia, ((1) Baseball Cap)
#11 - Realia, ((1) Graduation Cap w/ tassel)
#12 - Realia, ((1) Leather Pouch w/(12) marbles, (1) ball, (10) jacks)
This kit is to be used to promote the discussion of school memories.

PK 116
First Writes
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder, 134 pg.
The binder contains instruction sheets and 40 writing exercises for older adults to be used to facilitate the remembering and discussion of personal stories.

PK 117
More Writes and Visits
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder, 96 pg.
This kits consists of writing exercises and assignments on 41 topics for older adults to promote memory recall and storytelling.

PK 118
Like It Was: A Complete Guide to Writing Oral History
Teachers and Writers Collaborative
#1 - Paperback Book, 129 pg.
This is a guide to interviewing and recording oral histories, transcribing and writing material, with assignments, unit plans, and editing instructions.

PK 119A
Sweet Memories (Slideas, Volume 1)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides
This kit consists of a program guide, discussion questions, and 20 slides.

PK 119B
Mothers (Slideas, Volume 1)
BiFolkal
#1- Binder w/6 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides
This Kit consists of a program guide, discussion questions, and 20 slides.

PK 119C
Vacations (Slideas, Volume 1)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides
This Kit consists of a program guide, discussion questions, and 20 slides.

PK 119D
Advertisements (Slideas, Volume 1)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/8 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides
This kit consists of a program guide, discussion questions, and 20 slides.

PK 120
Writing Your Life
BiFolkal
#1 - Paperback Book, 98 pg.
This guidebook gives instructions for outlining, organizing, and writing your life story.

PK 121
Writing Your Life (Teacher's Edition)
BiFolkal
#1 - Spiral Bound Notebook, 104 pg.
This instruction manual contains course outlines, lesson plans, and teacher tips for assisting those writing their autobiographies.

PK 122
Remembering 1924
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (80) total in a carousel tray
#2 - (2) Audio Cassettes, 1-Slide Show & 2-Sing-Along
#3 - Video, 16 min.
#4 - Program Manual, 94 pg.
#5 - 1-8, Joke Sheets
#6 - Master Song Sheet
#7 - 1-15, (5) Crossword Sheets, (5) Answer Sheets, (5) Pens
#8 - 1-25, Fact Books, 11 pg. each
#9 - Realia ((1) Yo-yo, (2) Stockings, (4) Mah-Jongg Tiles in a Cloth Bag, (20) Scratch`n Sniff Cards (10 each of 2 scents))
This kit is designed to encourage discussion of the 1920's.

PK 123
Remembering Farm Days
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (80) total in a carousel tray
#2 - (2) Audio Cassettes, 1-Slide Show & 2-Sing-Along
#3 - Video, 12 min.
#4 - Poetry Book
#5 - 1-8, Joke Sheets
#6 - 1-2, Realia ((1)-Farmer's Almanac, (1) Red Kerchief)
#7 - 1A-12, (1) Guide Sheet & (12) Black & White Photographs
#8 - Program Manual, 97 pg.
#9 - 1-25, Song Books, 10 pg. each
#10 - Realia ((1) Cow Bell)
#11 - Realia ((5) Seed Packages)
This kit is to be used to prompt discussion of memories of days on the farm.

PK 124
Remembering the Depression
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (140) total in a carousel tray
#2 - (2) Audio Cassettes, 1-Slide Show & 2-Sing-Along
#3 - Video, 29 min.
#4 - 1-25, History Booklets, 16 pg. each
#5 - 1-22, Silhouette Kit
#6 - Color Picture, "American Gothic"
#7 - 1-3, Dialogue Sheets
#8 - 1-25, FDR's Alphabet Agencies Cartoon
#9 - Program Manual, 104 pg.
#10 - 1-6, Realia ((1) Tin Cup, (1) Apple, (1) Mini Flour Sack, (3) Pencils)
This kit will promote the sharing of memories and stories about the depression years.

PK 127
Reminiscence: Uncovering a Lifetime of Memories
Elderpress
#1 - Paperback Book, 162 pg.
A book with instructions on how to help older people remember their past.

PK 128
A Book of Questions
BiFolkal
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 90 pg.
This book contains 84 question sheets whose answers will result in a personal journal for the user.

PK 129
A Family Album
BiFolkal
#1 - Paperback Book, 132 pg.
This book contains stories and pictures of American families in literature and history. This can be used as a springboard for discussion of various events in history that affected families, such as slavery, immigration, the Depression, etc.

PK 131
Remembering Birthdays
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (80) total in a carousel tray
#2 - (2) Audio Cassettes, 1-Slide Show & 2-Sing-Along
#3 - Video, 15 min.
#4 - Program Manual, 119 pg.
#5 - 1-25, Astrology Sheets
#6 - 1-12, Dialogue Sheets
#7 - 1-2, Graphics Masters
#8 - 1-25, Song Books, 16 pg. each
#9 - Paperback Book of Famous Birthdays, 43 pg.
#10 - 1-21, Scented Sheets ((11) Rose, (10) Chocolate)
#11 - 1-4, Realia ((2) Victorian Labels, (2) Candle Holders)
#12 - 1-8, Realia (Cake Decorating Kit)
This kit will encourage the discussion of birthday memories.

PK 132
Remembering Summertime
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (80) total in a carousel tray
#2 - (2) Audio Cassettes, 1-Slide Show & 2- Sing-Along
#3 - Video, 10 min.
#4 - Program Manual, 114 pg.
#5 - 1-25, "New for Summer" Master Sheets
#6 - 1-3, Dialogue Sheets
#7 - 1-25, Song Books, 16 pg. each
#8 - 1-31, Realia ((2) Band-Aids, (1) Flag, (1) Piece Mosquito Netting, (1) piece Screening, (1) Nose Plug, (1) Strawberry Huller, (4) Baseball Cards, (20) Scratch `n Sniff Cards (10 each of 2 scents))
#9 - Realia ((1) Fan)
This kit will help promote discussion and sharing of summertime memories.

PK 133
Stirring Up Memories: Food Programs with Older Adults
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder, 112 pg.
This kit consists of recipes with stories and poems that coordinate along with instructions for conducting a food related program.

PK 134
Almost Anything for a Laugh
BiFolkal
#1 Binder, 82 pg.
This is a collection of short, humorous skits for older adults to perform. "Designed to get a laugh and some discussion."

PK 135
Radio Days
BiFolkal
#1 - Video, 71 min.
This video with photographs and segments from 75 original broadcasts, classic film clips and interviews from the heyday of radio can be used to generate discussion of memories and favorite programs.

PK 136A
Spring (Slideas, Volume 3-Seasons)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides
This kit contains a program guide, discussion questions, and 20 slides.

PK 136B
Summer (Slideas, Volume 3-Seasons)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides.
This kit contains a program guide, discussion questions, and 20 slides.

PK 137
Almost Anything for a Laugh, Too...
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder, 43 pg..
This is another collection of short, humorous skits for older adults to perform. "Designed to get more laughs and discussion."

PK 138
Remembering Train Rides
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (80) total in a carousel tray
#2 - (2) Audio Cassettes, 1-Slide Show & 2-Sing-Along
#3 - Video, 12 min.
#4 - 1-4, Dialogue Sheets
#5 - 1-6, Joke Sheets
#6 - 1-6, Realia ((1) Train Menu from 1937, (1) Current Train Menu, (1) Amtrak Map of the U.S., (1) Amtrak Timetable, (1) Amtrak U.S. Travel Guide for Train Travel)
#7 - 1-25, Song Books, 16 pg. each
#8 - Program Manual, 93 pg.
#9 - Realia ((1) Railroad Engineer's Hat)
#10 - Realia ((1) Lady's Flowered Hat)
This kit is to be used to promote remembering and sharing of train related stories.

PK 139
Remembering County Fairs
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (80) total in a carousel tray
#2 - (2) Audio Cassettes, 1-Slide Show & 2-Sing-Along
#3 - Video, 18 min.
#4 - 1-3, Dialogue Sheets
#5 - 1-12, Pictures
#6 - 1-25, Song Books, 10 pg. each
#7 - 1-8, Realia ((5) Ribbons, (1) Bumper Sticker, (1) Sign, (1) Picture)
#8 - 1-51, Scratch `n Sniff Cards (10 each of 5 scents)
#9 - Program Manual, 98 pg.
This kit will facilitate the discussion of memories of county fairs.

PK 140
Work Life Timeline
Eldergames
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-5 - Timeline Sheets
This kit traces historical events and inventions from 1880-1990 and can be utilized to generate discussion on these topics.

PK 141
5 Fun Games and Writing Exercises
Eldergames
#1-2 - Instruction Sheets
#3-8 - Worksheet Masters
This kit contains programs and games with graphs, timetables and question sheets to be used as writing exercises to promote memory sharing.

PK 142
Seems Like Yesterday
Eldergames
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2 - 24 Black and White Photographs
The pictures of people, places, and events from 1900-1950 come complete with explanations and questions to prompt discussion.

PK 143
Precious Moments
Eldergames
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2 - 25 Black and White Photographs
These pictures depicting major events in the average life (i.e. marriage, first child, first house, etc.) have explanations and questions accompanying them to be used to facilitate memory sharing.

PK146
Remembering Work Life
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (80) total in a carousel tray
#2 - (2) Audio Cassettes, 1-Slide Show & 2-Sing-Along
#3 - Video, 15 min.
#4 - 1-25, Song Books, 12 pg. each
#5 - 1-9, Dialogue Sheets
#6 - 1-5, Time Lines
#7 - Program Manual, 121 pg.
#8 - 1-53, Realia ((1) Wooden Bobbin, (1) Carpenter's Pencil, (1) Old Key, (1) Change Purse, (1) Scrap of Denim Material, (8)Business Cards, (40) Scratch `n Sniff Cards (10 each of 4 scents))
This kit is to be used to encourage work related memories.

PK 147A & 147AA (2 Copies)
Valentine's Day (Slideas, Volume 6 - Commemorations)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides
This kit contains an idea sheet, discussion questions, and 20 slides. This can be used for instruction as well as memory sharing.

PK 147B & 147BB (2 Copies)
Arbor Day (Slideas, Volume 6 - Commemorations)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides.
This kit contains an idea sheet, discussion questions, and 20 slides. This can be used for instruction as well as memory sharing.

PK 147C & 147CC (2 Copies)
Fourth of July (Slideas, Volume 6 - Commemorations)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides.
This kit contains an idea sheet, discussion questions, and 20 slides. This can be used for instruction as well as memory sharing.

PK 147D & 147DD (2 Copies)
Halloween (Slideas, Volume 6 - Commemorations)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides.
This kit contains an idea sheet, discussion questions, and 20 slides. This can be used for instruction as well as memory sharing.

PK 149A
Shopping (Slideas, Volume 4)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/6 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides.
This set contains an idea sheet, discussion questions, and 20 color slides.

PK 149B
Fathers (Slideas, Volume 4)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides.
This set contains an idea sheet, discussion questions, and 20 color slides.

PK 149D
Table Manners (Slideas, Volume 4)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides.
This set contains an idea sheet, discussion questions, and 20 color slides.

PK 150 & 150A (2 Copies)
Learning from the Past
BiFolkal
Binder, 120 pg.
This binder contains instructions for using the BiFolkal kits in schools and other intergenerational settings. Each kit is discussed and activity ideas, as well as related bibliographies, are given.

 

PK 153-200

PK 153A
The Joy of Food (Slideas, Volume 2)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides.
This kit consists of a program guide, discussion questions, and 20 slides.

PK 153C
Elections (Slideas, Volume 2)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides.
This kit consists of a program guide, discussion questions, and 20 slides.

PK 153D
Quilts (Slideas, Volume 2)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides.
This kit consists of a program guide, discussion questions, and 20 slides.

PK 154A
Reading (Slideas, Volume 7)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides.
This kit contains a program guide, discussion questions, and 20 slides.

PK 154B
Airplanes (Slideas, Volume 7)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides.
This kit contains a program guide, discussion questions, and 20 slides.

PK 154C
School (Slideas, Volume 7)
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/4 pages of Instruction and (20) Numbered Slides.
This kit contains a program guide, discussion questions, and 20 slides.

PK 155
Remembering Pets
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (80) total in a carousel tray
#2 - (2)Audio Cassettes, 1-Slide Show & 2-Sing-Along
#3 - Video, 14 min.
#4 - 1-8, Dialogue Sheets
#5 - 1A-12, Black and White Photographs
#6 - 1-25, Song Books, 16 pg. each
#7 - Program Manual, 97 pg.
#8 - 1-5 Realia ((1) Swatch Dalmatian Fur Fabric, (1) Swatch Lamb's Wool Fabric, (1) Dog Toy, (1) Catnip Toy, (1) Grooming Brush)
This kit is to be used to encourage memory sharing about pets.

PK 156
Remembering Fun and Games

PK 157
Remembering the Fashion
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (80) total in a carousel tray
#2 - (2)Audio Cassettes, 1-Slide Show & 2-Sing-Along
#3 - Video, 15 min.
#4 - 1-25, Song Books, 16 pg. each
#5 - 1-6, Mask Masters
#6 - 1-6, Dialogue Sheets
#7 - Program Manual, 127 pg.
#8 - Realia ((1) Fashion Paper Doll Sheet, (1) Shoe Picture with Lace, (1) Hat Picture with Ribbon, (1) Dress Picture with Fabric Swatches, (1) Garter, (1) Sachet)
This kit is to encourage discussion and memory sharing about clothes and fashion.

PK 158
Remembering Music
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (80) total in a carousel tray
#2 - (2)Audio Cassettes, 1-Slide Show & 2-Sing-Along
#3 - Video, 20 min.
#4 - 1-25, Song Books, 16 pg. each
#5 - 1-9, Dialogue Sheets
#6 - 1-25, Geography Game Sheets
#7 - Program Manual, 111 pg.
#8 - Realia ((1) Player Piano Roll)
#9 - Realia ((1) Compact Disc, (1) Dance Card with Pencil, (1) Music Box)
This kit is to be utilized to promote reminiscing about music.

PK 161 & 161A (2 Copies)
A Time Machine Called Memory
BiFolkal
#1 - Video, min. This video is not to be used as a program. It is an introduction to the BiFolkal kits and explains their purpose, contents, and how they are to be used.

PK 163
American Heritage, Vol. 2-Old Favorites Sing-Along
BiFolkal
#1-12 - Song Lyric Transparencies
#13 - Audio Cassette
#14 - Song Book, 28 pg.

PK 164
Valentines Day Actiphile
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-16 - Photocopy Masters
This kit contains activities, such as crafts, recipes, and skits, related to Valentine's Day.

PK 165
Arbor Day Actiphile
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-15 - Photocopy Masters
This kit consists of activities connected with Arbor Day, including games, poems, songs, and recipes.

PK 166
4th of July Actiphile
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-16 - Photocopy Masters
Activities, such as crafts, skits, games, and recipes, to celebrate Independence Day are included in this kit.

PK 167
Halloween Actiphile
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-16 - Photocopy Masters
Halloween related activities, including memory games, songs, recipes, and crafts are contained in this kit.

PK 168
Christmas Actiphile
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-15 - Photocopy Masters
This kit contains activities for the celebration of Christmas, such as recipes, writing exercises, games, and crafts.

PK 169, 169AA, & 169BB (3 Copies)
Time Well Spent
BiFolkal
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 114 pg.
This is an instruction manual for the "Visit Kits" (PK169A-L). It also (3 Copies) contains ideas for making your own visit kits, implementing visiting programs, and recruiting volunteers.

PK 169A
Visit Kit - Advertising
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2 - Picture Sheet
#3 - Realia ((1) Deck of Cards)
This kit consists of materials to be used to generate discussion of old advertisements.

PK 169B
Visit Kit - Courting
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2 - Picture Sheet
#3 - Realia ((1) Dance Card w/Pencil)
This kit is to be used to encourage reminiscing about dating in the days of yore.

PK 169C
Visit Kit - Cure-Alls
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2 - Picture Sheet
#3 - Realia ((1) Bottle of Wizard Water)
This kit is designed to facilitate memory sharing about medicines and "home remedies".

PK 169D
Visit Kit - Fabrics
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2 - Picture Sheet
#3-10 - Realia ((8) Fabric Swatches)
This kit is to be used to promote discussion of clothes, fabrics, and sewing.

PK 169E
Visit Kit - Gardening
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2 - Picture Sheet
#3 - Realia ((1) Rain Gauge, (2) Worms)
This kit consists of items to encourage reminiscing about gardening.

PK 169F
Visit Kit - Hair
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2 - Picture Sheet
#3 - Realia ((1) Hair Pin)
#4 - Realia ((1) Shaving Brush)
This kit will promote remembrances of hair styles.

PK 169G
Visit Kit - Hats
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2 - Picture Sheet
#3 - Mask
#4 - Mask
This kit is to be used to facilitate reminiscing about the wearing of hats.

PK 169H
Visit Kit - Main Street
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2 - Picture Sheet
#3 - Realia ((1) Lamp Post)
This kit is to encourage the sharing of memories of small town life and of Main Streets.

PK 169I
Visit Kit - Picnics
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2 - Picture Sheet
#3 - Realia ((1) Red-Checkered Cloth Napkin, (2) Ants)
This kit will invoke discussion of picnics.

PK 169J
Visit Kit - Games
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2 - Picture Sheet
#3 - Realia ((1) Box of Double-Six Dominoes.)
This kit is designed to encourage discussion of games.

PK 169K
Visit Kit - Vacations
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2 - Picture Sheet
#3 - Realia ((1) Statue of Liberty Pencil Sharpener)
#4 - Realia ((1) Post Card)
This kit is to be used to facilitate the sharing of vacation memories.

PK 169L
Visit Kit - Visits
BiFolkal
#1 -Instruction Sheet
#2 - Picture Sheet
#3-5 - Realia ((3) Roses)
This kit will invoke discussion of remembered visits by family or friends.

PK 170, 170A, & 170B (3 Copies)
Christmas - Mini-Kit
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (80) total in a carousel tray
#2 - Video, 12 min.
#3 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#4 - Program Manual, 89 pg.
#5 - 1-3, Dialogue Sheets
#6 -1-15, Actiphile ((1) Instruction Sheet, (14) Photocopy Masters)
This kit is to be used to promote the sharing of Christmas memories.

PK 171
Aprons - Mini-Kit
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (46) total in a carousel tray
#2 - Video, 15 min.
#3 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#4 - Guide Book, 24 pg.
#5 - 1-4, Dialogue Sheets
#6 - 1-25, Activity Booklets, 4 pg. each
This kit is to facilitate reminiscing about aprons and cooking.

PK 172
Friends - Mini-Kit
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (20) total in a carousel tray
#2 - Video, 6 min.
#3 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#4 - Program Manual, 20 pg.
#5 - 1-7, Dialogue Sheets
#6 - 1-25, Song Books, 4 pg. each
This kit will encourage discussion of friends, past and present.

PK 173A
Jewish Memories - Mini-Kit
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (93) total in a carousel tray
#2 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#3 - Guide Book, 12 pg.
#4 - Realia ((1) Menorah)
This kit is to be used to facilitate the sharing of Jewish holiday memories.

PK 179
Country Crime: What Communities Can Do
AARP
#1-23 - Binder w/23 pages of Instruction
#24-30 - Slide Pocket Pages, (136) Slides total
#31 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#32 - Pamphlet Master - "Criminal Justice Programs"
#33 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Rural Homestead"
#34 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Spot a Con Artist"
#35 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Home"
#36 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect You and Your Car"
#37 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Neighborhood"
#38 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Conduct a Security Survey"
#39 - Pamphlet Master - "Neighborhood Dispute Resolution"
This program "examines rural crime problems, the fundamental principals of crime prevention, why they are effective, and the collective actions that can be taken to implement them."

PK 180
Country Crime: What You Can Do
AARP
#1-21 - Binder w/21 pages of Instruction
#22-28 - Slide Pocket Pages, (138) Slides total
#29 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#30 - Pamphlet Master - "Criminal Justice Programs"
#31 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Neighborhood"
#32 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Home"
#33 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Spot a Con Artist"
#34 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Conduct a Security Survey"
#35 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect You and Your Car"
#36 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Rural Homestead"
This program "examines rural crime problems, fundamental principles of crime prevention, why they are effective, and steps to implement them."

PK 181
Crime Prevention: Then and Now
AARP
#1-21 - Binder w/21 pages of Instruction
#22-27 - Slide Pocket Pages, (111) Slides Total
#28 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#29 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Conduct a Security Survey"
#30 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect You and Your Car"
#31 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Neighborhood"
#32 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Rural Homestead"
#33 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Spot a Con Artist"
#34 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Home"
This program "examines how changes in our ways of living have necessitated an increased need for practicing crime prevention."
NOTE: Pamphlet master #29 is missing.

PK 182
Crime Prevention: What and Why?
AARP
#1-19 - Binder w/19 pages of Instruction
#20-23 - Slide Pocket Pages, (73) Slides total
#24 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#25 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Conduct a Security Survey"
#26 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Neighborhood"
#27 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Home"
#28 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Spot a Con Artist"
#29 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect You and Your Car"
#30 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Rural Homestead"
This program "explains what crime prevention is and why citizens can benefit from participating."
NOTE: Pamphlet Master #25 is missing.

PK 183
Falls & Fires: Safety in the Home
AARP
#1-35 - Binder w/36 pages of Instruction
#36-39 - Slide Pocket Pages, (75) Slides total
#40 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#41 - Hand-Out Master - "Falls & Fire Quiz"
#42 - Hand-Out Master - "Fire Safety"
#43 - Hand-Out Master - "Falls Safety"
This program "discusses things that can be done to prevent falls and fires in the home."

PK 185
Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design
AARP
#1-18 - Binder w/18 pages of Instruction
#19-25 - Slide Pocket Pages, (137) Slides total
#26 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#27 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Home"
#28 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Neighborhood"
#29 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Spot a Con Artist"
#30 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect You and Your Car"
#31 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Rural Homestead"
#32 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Conduct a Security Survey"
#33 - Hand-Out Master - "Falls Safety"
This program "outlines a comprehensive approach to a safer, more secure environment through design and practice."
NOTE: Pamphlet Master #32 is missing.

PK 186
Neighborhood Watch: Communities Combat Crime
AARP
#1-21 - Binder w/21 pages of Instruction
#22-26 - Slide Pocket Pages, (84) Slides total
#27 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#28 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Neighborhood"
#29 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Home"
#30 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Rural Homestead"
#31 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect You and Your Car"
#32 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Spot a Con Artist"
#33 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Conduct a Security Survey"
#34 - 1-2, Video w/Booklet, 13 min.
This program "describes how members of a community can work together to reduce crime and meet other community needs."
NOTE: Pamphlet Master #33 is missing.

PK 187
Fraud & Other Con Games
AARP
#1-21 - Binder w/21 pages of Instruction
#22-27 - Slide Pocket Pages, (112) Slides total
#28 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#29 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Spot a Con Artist"
#30 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Conduct a Security Survey"
#31 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Home"
#32 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect You and Your Car"
#33 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Neighborhood"
#34 - Pamphlet Master - "How to Protect Your Rural Homestead"
This program "examines common street swindles and provides tips on how to avoid them."
NOTE: Pamphlet Master #30 is missing.

PK 190
Boards & Commissions: An Opportunity to Serve
AARP
#1-45 - Binder w/45 pages of Instruction
#46-49 - Slide Pocket Pages, (80) Slides total
#50 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#51 - Pamphlet Master - "So You Want to Get Appointed to a Board or Commission"
This program "provides detailed information on boards to which senior citizens can be appointed, the process for securing appointment, and the importance of serving effectively after appointment as a board member.

PK 198
Memory: The Long and Short of It
AARP
#1-29 - Binder w/29 pages of Instruction
#30 - Video, 15 min.
#31 - Pamphlet Master - "Now Where Did I Put My Keys"
This program "explains how memory loss works and ways to deal with memory loss."

PK 199
Reminiscence: Finding Meaning in Memories
AARP
#1-115 - Binder w/115 pages of Instruction
#116-119 - Slide Pocket Pages, (80) Slides total
#120 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#121 - Pamphlet Master - "Reminiscence: Reaching Back, Moving Forward"
#122 - Pamphlet Master - "Reminiscence: Finding Meaning in Memories"
#123 - Booklet - "Reminiscence: Finding Meaning in Memories: Resource Materials"
This program is "designed to train visitor volunteers or individuals who wish to reminisce with older people."

 

PK 202-250

PK 202
Voices
AARP
#1-57 - Binder w/57 pages of Instruction
#58-61 - Slide Pocket Pages, (70) Slides total
#62 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#63 - Pamphlet Master - "Voices"
This program is about "women speaking to women about their health."

PK 203
Eating for Your Health
AARP
#1-29 - Binder w/29 pages of Instruction
#30-33 - Slide Pocket Pages, (76) Slides total
#34 - Audio Cassette for Slide Show
#35 - Pamphlet Master - "The Sodium Quiz"
#36 - Pamphlet Master - "Eating for Your Health"
#37 - 1-2, Video w/Booklet, 14 min.
This program is "designed to help older consumers with their special diet needs."

PK 204
Your Future: Who Decides?
AARP
#1 - Video, 20 min.
#2 - Program Booklet, 19 pg.
This program "concerns the potential for older persons to lose control of decisions affecting their lives."

PK 205
Quiet Courage
AARP
#1 - Video, 28 min.
#2 - Booklet, 17 pg.
This program "addresses issues of interest to midlife and older women re-entering the work force."

PK 206
The Painting as a World
Museum One Inc.
#1-17 - Binder w/17 pages of Instruction
#18 - Slide Pocket Page, (10) Slides total
This program is designed to stimulate art appreciation by older adults. It contains ideas, discussion questions, themes, and brief artist biographies. The subjects for the art presented are flowers, portraits, and landscapes.

PK 207
The Smile of a Child
Museum One Inc.
#1-19 - Binder w/19 pages of Instruction
#20 - Slide Pocket Page, (10) Slides total
This program is designed to stimulate art appreciation by older adults. It contains ideas, discussion questions, themes, and brief artist biographies. The subject for art represented is children in art.

PK 208
American Heritage & Traditions, Part 1-For Spacious Skies: American Landscapes
Museum One Inc.
#1-14 - Binder w/14 pages of Instruction
#15 - Slide Pocket Page, (10) Slides total
This program is designed to stimulate art appreciation among older adults. It contains ideas, discussion questions, and brief artist biographies. The subject for the art represented is American landscapes.

PK 209
American Heritage & Traditions, Part II-Generations Together: American Portraits
Museum One Inc.
#1-14 - Binder w/14 pages of Instruction
#15 - Slide Pocket Page, (10) Slides total
This program is designed to stimulate art appreciation among older adults. It contains ideas, discussion questions, and brief artist biographies. The subject for the art depicted is portraits of American life.

PK 210
American Heritage & Traditions, Part III-Winslow Homer: Artist of the Sea
Museum One Inc.
#1-17 - Binder w/17 pages of Instruction
#18 - Slide Pocket Page, (10) Slides total
This program is designed to stimulate art appreciation among older adults. It contains ideas, discussion questions, and a brief artist biography. All the art depicted is by Winslow Homer.

PK 211
Holiday Seasons, Part I-A Celebration of Life
Museum One Inc.
#1-13 - Binder w/13 pages of Instruction
#14 - Slide Pocket Page, (12) Slides total
This program is designed to stimulate art appreciation among older adults. It contains ideas, discussion questions, and brief artist biographies. The purpose for the art represented is to promote a holiday feeling through the fall and winter scenes depicted.

PK 212
Holiday Seasons, Part II-Spring Into Summer: The Beauty of Nature
Museum One Inc.
#1-15 - Binder w/15 pages of Instruction
#16 - Slide Pocket Page, (10) Slides total
This program is designed to stimulate art appreciation in older adults. It contains ideas, discussion questions, and brief artist biographies. The art scenes represented are of spring and summer.

PK 213
The Impressionists: Rebels in Art
Museum One Inc.
#1 - Video, 17:50 min.
#2 - Pamphlet Master - "The Impressionists: Rebels in Art"
This program is designed to promote art appreciation in older adults. It contains ideas, discussion questions, and brief artist biographies. The art represented is the work of some of the major impressionists.

PK 215
The World of Van Gogh, Part II-The Changing Seasons
Museum One Inc.
#1-13 - Binder w/13 pages of Instruction
#14 - Slide Pocket Page, (10) Slides total
This program is designed to promote art appreciation among older adults. It contains ideas and questions to generate discussion about Vincent Van Gogh's art and life. The art represented is his depictions of seasons.

PK 216
The World of Van Gogh, Part III-His Friends
Museum One Inc.
#1-13 - Binder w/13 pages of Instruction
#14 - Slide Pocket Page, (10) Slides total
This program is designed to stimulate art appreciation in older adults. It contains ideas and questions to generate discussion about Vincent Van Gogh's art and life. The art depicted is of portraits of his friends.

PK 217
Older Artist, Part I-Renoir: A Lifetime of Art
Museum One Inc.
#1-15 - Binder w/15 pages of Instruction
#16 - Slide Pocket Page, (10) Slides total
This program is first in a series paying tribute to older artists. It depicts several paintings by Renoir and provides ideas and questions to generate discussion. The purpose of this program is to stimulate art appreciation in older adults.

PK 218
Multi-Cultural Expressions, Part I-Haiti: A Festival of the Sun
Museum One Inc.
#1-17 - Binder w/17 pages of Instruction
#18 - Slide Pocket Page, (10) Slides total
This program is first in a series that focuses on multi-cultural themes in art. This volume on the culture of Haiti includes background on the country, a short biography of Selma Trautvetter, and several Haitian recipes. The purpose of this program is to promote art and culture appreciation in older adults.

PK 219
Beyond the Tunnel: The Arts and Aging in America
Museum One Inc.
#1 - Paperback Book, 122 pg.
This is not to be used as a program. This book is for caregivers and contains stories about art and ageism in America and focuses on the lives of those in nursing homes.

PK 220
Remember With Me
Eldergames
#1-18 - Color Photographs
#19 - Instruction Booklet, 21 pg.
#20 - Audio Cassette to Coordinate w/Photographs
This program is used to facilitate discussion and memory sharing through the use of the photographs and sounds on the cassette together with the games and activities included in the booklet.

PK 221
Acting Up!
Eldergames
#1 - Paperback Book, 186 pg.
This book outlines an innovative approach to creative drama for older adults and includes dialogue for 9 vignettes.

PK 222
I Hear Memories!
Eldergames
#1 - Instruction Book, 17 pg.
#2 - Audio Cassette
Using the cassette of sounds and booklet with discussion questions, suggested props, and songs, this program encourages discussion and memory sharing.

PK 223
Moments to Remember
Eldergames
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 106 pg.
This book for reminiscing is divided into several theme chapters. Each chapter is divided into 3 parts: "In the Mood" (sets the theme and mood), "Activities" (quizzes and games), and "Discussion" (broad-based questions). Themes include: autumn, bringing up baby, circus, city life, cooking, country life, fabulous forties, falling in love, family life, friendship, gardening, getting better with age, going to church, how things have changed, leisure time, men, music, patriotism, presidents, remember the ladies, the seashore, spring, summer, and winter.

PK 224
Say It With Music
Eldergames
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 76 pg.
This book is divided into two parts, "Music Trivia" and "Music Games and Activities". There are a total of 67 different activities including music bingo.

PK 225
Down Memory Lane
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 138 pg.
This book for reminiscing is divided into many theme chapters. Each chapter is divided into 3 parts: "In the Mood" (sets the theme and mood), "Activities" (quizzes and games), and "Discussion" (broad-based questions). Themes include: advertisements, advice, American popular song, big bands, Broadway musicals, childhood, comedians, dancing, fashions, the funnies, golden age of television, home sweet home, ice cream parlor, movies, moving along, my home town, needlework, the news, old-time radio, opera, operetta, pets, photographs, the roaring twenties, Roosevelt & the 30's, school days, shopping, sports, superstitions, vacations, vaudeville, voices from the past, weddings, and working.

PK 226
This and That
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 86 pg.
This book contains trivia games for seniors on various topics including: general government, musicals, games, animals, nature, automobiles, sayings, television, radio, firsts, clothing, holidays, sports, farm life, Bible riddles, states, presidents, nursery rhymes, initials, and how many?

PK 227
More This and That
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 82 pg.
This book contains trivia games for older adults. Subjects include: general, inventors, tools, sounds, America, numbers, homonyms, weddings, timepieces, games, ranch life, nature, radio & television, magazines, sports, cooking, food, sewing, American folklore, music, songs, superstitions, appliances, heroes, entertainment, vehicles, quotes, stars, words in common, colors, Bible, states, cities, seasons, and months.

PK 228
Even More This and That
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 84 pg.
This book consists of games of trivia for older adults. The subjects include: general, old days, advertisements, funny expressions, our bodies, states birds, plants, brand names, holidays, automobiles, sayings, musicals, movies, television, famous twosomes, songs, occupations, school days, names, states, cities, candy, money, nursery rhymes, traditions, 1940's, Bible, riddles, and discussion suggestions.

PK 229
What Do You Know?
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 72 pg.
This book of trivia for older adults is divided into two sections, Trivia Fun and Group Activities. Subjects for trivia include: birds, flowers, cliches, animals, cities, food, occupations, presidents, word games, musical instruments, color, geography, abbreviations, songs, anatomy, and mathematics. Subjects for group activities include: getting to know you, picture identification, name that situation, auction bidding, word bingo, four seasons, and what we say.

PK 230
Mind Stretchers
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Paperback Book, 23 pg.
This book consists of easy trivia and questions to promote thought and memory sharing and gives ideas for programming and games. The topics included are: basic, memories, opinions, imaginings, and challenge.

PK 232
Remembering the Good Old Days
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Paperback Book, 130 pg.
This book contains group starter topics and questions for lively reminiscing and memory sharing.

PK 233
Ragtime for Seniors
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Program Booklet, 27 pg.
#2 - Song List Master Sheet
#3 - Audio Cassette
This tape of ragtime music can be used for group activities, memory stimulation, or entertainment.

PK 234
Come Join the Geri-Tones
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 161 pg.
This book contains songs, poems, and jokes for your senior sing-along.

PK 235
Fun for Everyone
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 85 pg.
This book of activity ideas for theme parties includes games, crafts, music, bingo, and recipes.

PK 236
Let's Talk
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 97 pg.
This book contains poems, discussion outlines, and individual programs for a variety of topics including: states, holidays, months, famous people, flowers, animals, emotions, and events.

PK 237
Let's Talk Again
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 33 pg.
This book contains poems, discussion outlines, and program ideas for subjects including fairs, fashions, Ben Franklin, gold, herbs, humor, memories, men, spices, and trains.

PK 238
Barbers, Cars, and Cigars
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Book, 52 pg.
This book contains instructions for activity programming for older men on topics of interest to them, such as: men's clothing, World War II, the Great Depression, movies, radio, automobiles, planes, trains, occupations, music, food, sports, etc.

PK 239
Old Time Favorites
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Lyric Book, 18 pg.
#2 - Audio Cassette
This program is to be used to conduct sing-alongs with the 26 songs contained in the book and tape.

PK 240
Dance and Sing-Along
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Lyric Pamphlet Master, 4 pg.
#2 - Audio Cassette
This program consists of lyrics and sing-along tape for 18 songs popular from 1899-1919.

PK 241
Creative Writing I
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Paperback Book, 98 pg.
This is a handbook for teaching classes in creative writing for seniors.

PK 242
Creative Writing II
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Paperback Book, 143 pg.
This handbook on techniques for effective writing is for teachers of writing classes.

PK 243
Skits for the Young at Heart
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Paperback Book, 102 pg.
This book contains 30 short comedy skits for seniors 40 and up.

PK 244
County Fair Memories
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Video, 30 min.
This video on county fairs includes memories of games, food, and music to be used to promote reminiscing.

PK 245
The Magic of Musicals
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 64 pg.
This book gives instructions for the production of a musical.

PK 246
Intergenerational Activities
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Paperback Book, 43 pg.
This book contains information on programming activities for older adults and children.

PK 247
Success with Seniors
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Paperback Book, 24 pg.
This book provides a quick reference guide for programming in groups for senior adults with hints and suggestions for topics, etc.

PK 248
Eldertrivia-Vol. 1
Eldergames
#1 - Paperback Book, 16 pg.
This book contains pages of trivia on the following subjects: geography, entertainment, colors, history, science, songs, literature, and famous people.

PK 249
Eldertrivia-Vol.2
Eldergames
#1 - Paperback Book, 20 pg.
This book consists of pages of trivia for older adults on various subjects, such as: household items, months, states, herstory, numbers, musical instruments, sight-seeing, superstitions, and tools of the trade.

PK 250
Eldertrivia-Vol.3
Eldergames
#1 - Paperback Book, 20 pg.
This book contains pages of trivia questions on the following topics: early television, nicknames, sports, headlines, initials, sensing the holidays, slang, take notice, and who said that?

 

PK 251 to 300

PK 251
Eldertrivia-Vol.4
Eldergames
#1 - Paperback Book, 19 pg.
The subjects for the trivia questions in this book include: famous animals, mother nature, reading, advertisements, famous buildings, going places, hooray for Hollywood, similes, and what's my line?

PK 252
Eldertrivia-Vol.5
Eldergames
#1 - Paperback Book, 20 pg.
This booklet contains pages of trivia on the following subjects: fun and games, radio, the twenties, the thirties, distinctive names, home life, state nicknames, the forties, and the fifties.

PK 253
Name That Memory!
Eldergames
#1 - Paperback Book, 17 pg.
This booklet contains pages on various topics that can be used as a trivia game, clues are given and answers can be given or discussions started. This is used to promote mind and memory stimulation and to encourage discussion.

PK 254
Holiday Trivia
Eldergames
#1 - Paperback Book, 32 pg.
This book contains 20 different topics on holidays and special occasions that can be used as a trivia game or as a starter for group discussions.

PK 255
American Adventure
Eldergames
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-25 - Black and White Photographs
This program consists of photographs of sites and landmarks across America with games and activity ideas to coordinate into group activities or discussions.

PK 256
Flashback: Famous Faces & Events
Eldergames
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-25 - Black and White Photographs
This program contains photographs of famous faces from 1900-1955 and an instruction sheet with activities and events to coordinate with the photos.

PK 257
Exercises Can Be Fun
Potentials Development Inc.
#1 - Paperback Book, 70 pg.
This book contains two approaches to group programs with four basic exercise sections and improvisational exercises for the elderly.

PK 258
Telemarketing Fraud
AARP
#1 - Binder w/154 pages of Instruction
#2 - Video, 9 min.
#3 - Pamphlet Master - "Telemarketing Fraud"
#4 - Sticker - "FBI Tips"

PK 260
The Best of You...The Best of Me
Generations Together
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 25 pg.
#2 - Video, 28 min.
This video and guide demonstrate intergenerational programs and give tips on the creation of such programs.

PK 261
24 Food Programs in Good Taste
BiFolkal
#1 - Binder w/104 pages of Instruction
This book contains two programs for each month of the year, mostly based on the national food month or days. These can be used to prompt reminiscing or plan more elaborate programs using food.

PK 262
Multi-Cultural Expressions, Part II - African-American Artists: Our Unique Heritage
Museum One Inc.
#1-21 - Binder w/21 pages of Instruction
#22 - Slide Pocket Page, (10) Slide total
This program is the second in a series that focuses on multi-cultural themes in art. This volume concentrates on African-American art and the culture that influenced it. Included are discussions of paintings, artist bibliographies, and creative activities.

PK 263 & 263A (2 Copies)
Reminiscing Together: Ways to Help Us Keep Mentally Fit as We Grow Older
BiFolkal
#1 - Paperback Book, 143 pg.
This book provides information on the sharing of experiences or reminiscing, as well as material on how memory works, using the senses to stimulate memory, and activities to strengthen memory.

PK 264
A Loving Voice: A Caregiver's Book of Read-Aloud Stories for the Elderly
Charles Press
#1 - Paperback Book, 193 pg.
This book is a collection of 52 short stories and poems suitable for reading aloud. The table of contents also gives a brief synopsis of each story.

PK 265
Keeping Family Stories Alive: A Creative Guide to TapingYour Family Life and Love
Hartley & Marks
#1 - Paperback Book, 175 pg.
This is a guide for the collection, and therefore preservation, of family history. It guides the interviewer through the process, step by step.The techniques in this book could also be used for memory-sharing sessions or programs.

PK 266
Mothers Actiphile
BiFolkal
#1 - Instruction Sheet
#2-16 - Photocopy Masters
This kit consists of activities connected with mothers, including games, stories, songs, and recipes.

PK 268
Family Doctor on the Home Front
BiFolkal
#1A - Instruction Sheet
#1-11 - Black and White Photographs
The idea sheet and pictures can be used to prompt memories and discussions of doctors.

PK 270
Selections from Morning Chores & Other Times Remembered
BiFolkal
#1 - Paperback Book, 56 pg.
This collection of 20 poems by Hadley Read can be used to prompt discussion and memory sharing. These poems are about seasons on the farm and farm life.

PK 271
Read Aloud Programs
Seattle Public Library
#1 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 81 pg. - "Instruction Manual"
#2 - Spiral-Bound Notebook, 61 pg. - "Bibliography"
These notebooks, produced as part of an LSCA, Title 1 grant for the Seattle Public Library, outline the organization and implementation of a "Read Aloud" program for the elderly and provide a bibliography of appropriate reading materials.

PK 272
Caregivers: Practical Help
Pennsylvania Department of Aging
#1 - Paperback Book, 88 pg.
This book gives advice and resources for caregivers of the elderly. It covers everything from tips for daily care to medical problems, as well as skills development and psychological aspects for the caregiver.

PK 273
Older Driver Skill Assessment and Resources Guide: Creating Mobility Choices
AARP
#1 - Booklet, 24 pg.
This booklet provides information and quizzes to help older adults continue driving safely. Tests included reaction time, attention, vision, and accidents.

PK 274
Waking Up Vanessa
Generations Together
#1 - Video, 17 min.
This video explains use of older workers in child care centers and presents an overview of the contents of the training programs for older adults offered by Generations Together in conjunction with local institutions of higher education.

PK 275
Training Resources
PA Dept. Of Aging
#1 - Paperback Book, 78 pg.
"A compilation of selected audio visual educational training materials for use by trainers, administrators and others within the aging network." This is a list of resources available throught the PA Dept. of Aging and the Audio Visual Services at Penn State University related to issues of older adults.

PK 276
Remembering the Fifties
BiFolkal
#1 - Slides, (80) total in a carousel tray
#2 - (2) adio cassettes, 1 slide show, 1 sing along, 1 stories for discussion
#3 - (1) video, 29 minutes
#4 - Program Manual, 126 pg.
#5 - Picture Set (12)
#6 - (25) 16 pg. song book
#7 - Fifties Actiphile
#8 - Realia - Various
#9 - Slinky - original