Gather at the Gallery is a free monthly program for people living with Alzheimer’s disease or other related dementias and their caregivers. This is a unique opportunity for individuals to create meaningful experiences through art. No artistic experience required!
Gather at the Gallery participants will:
Focus on special exhibit pieces in the gallery.
Use studio time to create a project.
DATA Bus provides free transportation from Northwoods Assisted Living and Bishop Noa Home for Senior Citizens. To view the flier, click here.
Gather at the Gallery - Midland
Meets 1:30-2:30 p.m. every Tuesday April 11 through May 2. Register at 800.272.3900. Click here for a printer friendly flyer.
Minds on Art
Minds on Art is a free program for people living with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias and their care partners. This is a unique opportunity for individuals in the early and mid-stages of the disease to create meaningful experiences through art discussion. This program provides opportunities for social engagement and cognitive stimulation in a safe and inspiring environment.
We have two upcoming sessions:
Picasso (Mid-Stage Group)
Session 1 - Mondays, 1-3:30 p.m., May 22 through June 26 (We will not meet on Memorial day, May 29)
Session 2 - Mondays, 1-3:30 p.m., September 11 through October 9
Van Gogh (Early-Stage Group)
Session 1 - Tuesdays, 1-3:30 p.m., May 23 through June 20
Session 2 - Tuesdays, 1-3:30 p.m., September 12 through October 10
Call 800.272.3900 to pre-register, for a pre-assessment or or for more information.
Minds on Art - AWAY - Drop-In Sessions
Pre-assessment and registration are required, call 800.272.3900.
Meet Me at the BBAC
Similar to Minds on Art, Meet Me at the BBAC is an ongoing program for people living with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias and their care partners. Done in partnership with the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, this is a unique opportunity for individuals in the early and mid-stages of the disease to create meaningful experiences through art discussion. Join us for facilitated discussion and art studio time. These activities provide cognitive stimulation, encourage socialization, help reduce stress and anxiety, as well as enrich relationships and promote self-expression.
There is a $10 Participation Fee
Fridays, March 24, April 28 & May 19, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center
1516 S. Cranbrook Rd., Birmingham
Pre-assessment and registration is required. Please contact 800.272.3900 for more information.