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wooden puzzles. You can create high-quality wooden ones
How to Make Wooden Puzzles: Scroll Saw Instructions and Tips from Yahoo! -
Make a Wooden Jigsaw Puzzle
MARBLES the Brain store Games and Puzzles
mind-putty-evolution- blue
sherlock-deluxe- memory-game
Free Online Golf Games - Online Gaming
Make Your Own Puzzles
Trivia, tic tack toes, bean bag exercises
Ball Roll, hand massages, nails
games like tic tac toe, checkers
Tai-Chi, Bean Bag Exercises
Hand Massages-cutting,filing, and polishing nails
seasonal activities, stringing beads popcorn fruit loops
seasonal activities.
bingo, finger painting, marbles
using a plastic ice cream scoop to remove painted golf balls from a bowl and place them into the color-matched wells of a muffin tin
the memory skills of the game Concentration with boards like those used in a game of bingo
Finger painting, playing marbles
play dough, reciting rhymes, rolling yarn,
Recite nursery rhymes
Roll yarn into a ball
Busy hands, dolls, buttons, zippers, teddy bears,
dolls with zippers and buttons to play with or soft teddy bears, textured cloth, or fur to stroke.
Painting watercolors crayons
fish tanks, bird feeeders, house plants
Plant seeds indoors or outdoors
Memory Jogging Puzzles, Carcassonne, Guess Who?
indoor horsehoes,tops, jacks,dominoes
Memory Jogging Puzzles
board game named "Carcassonne"
Guess Who?
Recipes , BookClub , Stories
reading maps, identifying places cities
work with a screwdriver,
putting together simple two-piece puzzles made from magazine photos
homemade bread
Activities Games | Ghosts, Isola
Isola is a two-player abstract strategy board game.
connect with old friends from service days
Dollhouse miniatures, furniture, accessories, dolls, dollhouse kits.
Touch base by email with old friends
Write a poem together
Finish famous sayings
playing musical instruments, talking about pets, reading aloud
Read aloud and use visual aids
Read aloud
Games | ring toss, Checkers
a board with three pegs on it, and three rope circles, and its a homemade toss game
Chinese checkers (alternative spelling Chinese chequers) is a board game that can be played by two
The game Battleship (also known as Battleships) is a guessing game played by two people. It is known throughout the world as a pencil and paper game
two-person game is Pente.
Games| Lost Cities (easy game), Goofy Games
Lost Cities (short, easy game)
goofy "kid games" like Jenga and Don't Spill the Beans can be fun
Games | cribbage, backgammon,
Games | Bananagrams, Monopoly Junior
Slamwich A variation of the classic game Slap Jack, Slamwich is played with a deck of cards shaped like slices of bread.
 Games | Snap, Old Maid
Games | "Guess Who?" for two players
Games' | Spoons, Go Fish
Book Making
Making a Folded Box for Stamping Projects
Craft Activities | handmade paper
Simplify old hobbies. For those who liked to knit, try a simpler pattern. If they enjoy crossword puzzles, try a jigsaw puzzle with large pieces
Plant and Flowers Activities | Arrange fresh flowers
Taking a Car ride
Cooking Activities | Make Cookies

Trace and cut out autumn leaves,
Make paper butterflies
Play Things | Toys acceptable to client Toys for Alzheimer's patients should be considered as a part of a complete care program unless they are objected to by the patient
baking cookies
doing housework with client
Paper Flowers customized with rubber stamps.
carve" a magnetic pumpkin, for your fridge"
listening to music,
watching movies together
looking at pictures or magazines
Pop Popcorn In A Pan
Participate at Local Senior Centers