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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.  

 
Meet Up Schedule April-June PDF                                        
 

Saturday, April 29 | 11 a.m. – Noon | KARE: Kemper Art Reaches Everyone

Address: Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, Washington University in St. Louis (Corner of Skinker & Forsyth Blvd.)
Cost: Free
Parking: Free parking is available in the lot next to the Museum.  Parking passes will be mailed to those who register in advance.
Description: Participants will get a tour of three to five pieces of art in the Museum’s galleries.
Registration: Attendance is limited and registration is required. To register, call Allison Taylor, Manager of Education Programs at the Kemper, 314-935-7918 or email Allison at
allison.taylor@wustl.edu. You must register in order to get your free parking pass.  (In order to receive your parking pass, be sure to provide your mailing address when you register.)

Wednesday, May 3 | 8:45 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Miss Jubilee & the Humdingers and Optional Lunch at Triumph Grill

Address: Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63108
(Meet at the entrance to the Emerson Building.  MUST be there by 8:45 a.m. in order to go as a group to the 3rd floor for coffee/donuts/bagels.  Don’t be late for this one!)
Cost: $14/person. Ticket price includes donuts/bagels/coffee, which are available prior to the concert.  Money for tickets MUST be paid to Craig Rydgig no later than Friday, April 21, 2017.  To make payment arrangements, contact Craig at 618-225-0665 or at
cmr74@ymail.com.
Parking: Free, located on the west side of the Emerson entrance to the Sheldon.
Description: Come and enjoy the exciting blend of authentic hot jazz, swing, rhythm & blues and rock & roll, spanning the 1920s-1950s.  Fronted by a high energy female vocalist and backed by a swingin’ rhythm section, Miss Jubilee is a favorite among swing dancers and fans of all ages who enjoy uplifting and energetic music!
Lunch: After the concert, there will be an optional lunch, at your own expense, at Triumph Grill, 3419 Olive St., St. Louis, MO, 63103.

Attendance is limited to 30 people. Reservations and payment by April 21 are REQUIRED for the concert.

Friday, May 19 | 10 – 11 a.m. | Missouri History Museum – “#1 in Civil Rights” Guided Tour
Optional lunch follows the tour.

Address: 5700 Lindell Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63112
Meet in the lobby in front of the museum store.
Cost: Tour is free. Participants are responsible for lunch.
Parking: Free – West parking lot entrance off of Lindell, to the right of the building. Must give your name to the guard and confirm you are with the Alzheimer’s Association event. Only those with reservations will be able to park in the reserved lot.
Description: Join us to learn about the local civil rights movement and the city’s leading role in advancing the cause of racial justice.
Attendance is limited. Reservations are REQUIRED. To register online go to
www.mohistory.org, click on Events, Community Events, Tours and then click on this tour. To register by phone call the MO History Museum at 314.361.9017

Thursday, June 1 | 5 – 7 p.m. | Blast Into Summer Potluck and Music

Address: 9370 Olive Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63132
Cost: Free potluck – bring a dish to share
Parking: Free
Description: Meet at the Alzheimer’s Association Office to celebrate the end of spring and beginning of summer with an evening of good food, friends, music, and games! We’ll have fun door prizes for those who attend. Those with a last name of A through M can bring a side or dessert, and those who have a last name of N through Z can bring a main dish or salad.

Wednesday, June 28 | 10 a.m. – Noon | Laumeier Sculpture Park

Address: 12580 Rott Rd., St. Louis, MO, 63127
Cost: $10/couple
Parking: Free
Description: Enjoy light exercise and a docent-led tour of sculptures. Participants will walk/stand up for about 45 minutes. Paths are walker and wheelchair accessible.  Check in will be in the main house. Lunch is optional afterwards. Bring a picnic lunch to eat at Laumeier Sculpture Park. Attendance is limited. Registration is REQUIRED. To register call Liz Murphy @ 314.615.5267.


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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