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Alzheimer’s Association meet-up events are social\cultural activities for individuals with mild memory loss and their family members, friends and/or other supporters.      

Meet-Up Events Calendar


Registration is required. To register for any of the meet-up events, contact Deb Bryer, at 800.272.3900 or stlfamilyservices@alz.org.  
July-Sept 2016 Calendar and Tip sheet (PDF)                                              

Thursday, September 8, 2016 | 10:30 a.m. – Noon
Horsin’ Around
Address: Equine Assisted Therapy | 3369 Highway 109, Wildwood, MO, 63038
Cost: Free, Participants responsible for cost of lunch (lunch optional).
Parking: Free, On-site
Description: Hold your horses! Join our group at the Equine Assisted Therapy facility this Fall. Listen to a presentation on the E.A.T. program of horseback riding for children with disabilities. After the presentation, we will meet the horses and get to pet, groom, and lead them. Bring your camera for a photo with a horse! Meet in the office/meeting room at the facility. The event will take place indoors so it is “rain or shine”. Any interested participants can go to lunch nearby following the program.

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 | 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
“Laumeier Gems”
Address- Laumeier:12580 Rott Rd., St. Louis, MO, 63127
Ruby Tuesday: (Optional Lunch) 10797 Sunset Plaza (Watson Road)
Cost: $15/ per couple (One participant w/ one support person), Participants responsible for optional lunch.
Parking: Free
Description: Laumeier Gems offers an opportunity for exercise and interactions with Arts and Nature! Enjoy an interactive docent-led tour of the sculptures around the Kranzberg Education Lab. Participants will walk/stand up for about 45 minutes. Paths are walker and wheel chair accessible. Hats and sunglasses recommended. Check in will be in the main house.


MedicAlert + Alzheimer’s Association Safe Return®: It’s easy for a person with memory loss to get separated or lost in an unfamiliar setting. We recommend enrolling in MedicAlert + Alzheimer’s Association Safe Return.

Caregiver Tip Sheet: Participating in Community Activities/Programs (pdf)


 

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