Story Telling & Local Culture

Story Telling & Local Culture

For our local culture sessions, we have partnered with the best storyteller of the nation and produced a series of stories calibrated for our audience. Illustrated with imagery, our 15-20 minute sessions are addressed to residents with a dementia level from 0 to 4.
Chronobiology: Between 1 pm and 4 pm.
Frequency: 2 or 3 sessions per week.

Story Telling & Local Culture
  • "Acadia's Natural Beauty" - S1059

    Acadia's landscape, from rolling brooks and crashing waves to mountain views of islands, and the rocky shores, to loons and squirrels.

  • "A Good Day" - S1050

    Go on a journey over the course of a day and enjoy a couple of the fun things there are to do in life. A fun, interactive adventure along the coast of California. The film starts with a nice walk in the woods with a beautiful dog. From there, we travel down the Pacific Highway to a beautiful surf...

  • "Old Man in the Moon Joshua Slocum" - S1053

    Sailing alone around the world” is a sailing memoir by Joshua Slocum in 1900 about his single-handed global circumnavigation aboard the sloop Spray. Memory Lane has created a series of storytelling films for dementia sufferers and this short clip from “Chapter II”, illustrates a moment of his adv...

  • "Story of Joshua Slocum Part 2" - S1055

    This is the second part of four-series storytelling with Dillon Bustin about the extraordinary life of Joshua Slocum. In this bedtime story, Dillon Bustin, folk singer and folk historian narrates in songs the story of the famous navigator Joshua Slocum. Joshua Slocum was the first person to sail...

  • "A Day at Fryeburg Fair" - S1051

    A day at the biggest New England Fair in Fryeburg. Plot-free series of vignettes and sequences with animals, carriages, horse shows.

  • "Women Out & About" - S1057

    This film is all about women. Watch these women do many activities as well as going about their daily life. All the while being able to interact with what you are seeing. In this film you will see women do all sorts of things. Such as going on nature walks through the beach and forest, walking th...

  • "Story of Joshua Slocum Part 1" - S1054

    This is the first part of four-series storytelling with Dillon Bustin about the extraordinary life of Joshua Slocum. In this bedtime story, Dillon Bustin, folk singer and folk historian narrates in songs the story of the famous navigator Joshua Slocum. Joshua Slocum was the first person to sail s...

  • "The Game Of Life" - S1061

    This film takes the audience on a nostalgic journey back through time and each stage of life. It begins with a wedding, where a happy couple share the best day of their life and begin their journey. They quickly become pregnant and the life cycle begins. The film displays a variety of different f...

  • "Autumn in Baxter Park" - S1058

    A very poetic film from Jim Boutin that captures the beauty of Baxter Park during several seasons. Moose and calf bathing, Sceneries of Mount Katahdin, Water stream from the mountain, Wild animals playing in nature, Sunsets, and treetops.

  • "Periods of Life" - S1060

    Experience the many stages of life in an interactive way. The viewer will see the very beginning of life when one is a baby, growing up playing and hanging out with friends, all the way to ones wedding day and retirement. All with interactive prompts along the way to spark the viewer's memory of ...

  • "A Woman's Journey" - S1056

    This film gives you a look inside the life as a woman. It goes through many important moments in a woman's life, both happy and emotional. The film will take you on a journey from a little girl on a beach, the struggles of working from home, a girl at a carnival, a woman finding out she is pregna...