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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
Meet Up Schedule July-Sept PDF      
                                  

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.

Saturday, July 22 | 12 – 3 p.m. | Self-Expression with Percussion

Address: Alzheimer’s Association | 9370 Olive Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63132
Cost: $5/Person. Money needs to be turned in to Tom Isbell at the event. Please bring a soup or salad to share.
Parking: Free.
Description: Mr. Adam Rugo will present a fun afternoon of music and movement. You are guaranteed to have an enjoyable time listening to great music and participating freely! Light lunch potluck (soup & salad) will start at noon. The percussion will start at 1:00 pm.

Registration: Reservations are REQUIRED. To register, please contact Tom at (520) 237-6350.

Wednesday, July 26 | 10 a.m. – Noon | Laumeier Sculpture Park

Address: 12580 Rott Rd., St. Louis, MO, 63127
Cost:  $10/ per couple.  Optional lunch is at your own expense.
Parking:  Free
Description:  Enjoy light exercise and a docent-led tour of sculptures located on the Ferring Family Foundation Museum Lawn.  Participants will walk/stand for about 45 minutes.  Paths are walker and wheelchair accessible. Check-in will be at the main house. Lunch is optional afterwards. Bring a picnic lunch to eat at Laumeier Sculpture Park.

Registration:  No registration required.  Call 314.615.5269 with questions.

Friday, August 4 | 10 – 11 a.m. | Missouri History Museum

Address:  5700 Lindell, St. Louis, MO 63112
Cost: Tour is free.  Optional lunch is at your own expense.
Parking: Free – West parking lot entrance is 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: Enjoy a guided tour of exhibit 1904 World’s Fair: Looking Back and Looking Forward

Registration:  Attendance is limited. Reservations are REQUIRED. To register online go to http://mohistory.org and click on Events, Community Events, Tours.  Then look for this tour and click on it.  Finally, click on the word “Register,” (Next to where it says Tickets.)  To register by phone call the Missouri History Museum at 314.361.9017.

Wednesday, August 16 | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Missouri Civil War Museum

Address:  222 Worth Ave, St. Louis, MO 63125 (at Jefferson Barracks)
Cost:  $5/person (if more than 10), or $6 (if less than 10). Payment will be paid at the admission desk at the event.  Optional lunch is at your own expense.
Parking:  Free. Parking is located at rear of the building.
Description:  Come and join us for the largest education exhibit in Missouri, which is dedicated to the exclusive study of Missouri’s role in the Civil War. We will meet in the lobby.  The building is wheelchair accessible (elevators and flat surfaces with easy walking.) 
Lunch at Berix Restaurant (2201 Lemay Ferry Rd, St. Louis, MO 63125) is followed.

Registration:  Attendance is limited to a 36 people.  Reservations for lunch are REQUIRED by August 11.  To register, please call Teresia at 314-761-7853.

Thursday, September 7 | 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Museum of Transportation

Address:  2933 Barrett Sta. Rd., St. Louis, MO  63122
Cost:  $8/person
Parking:  Free
Description:  Meet at the main entrance of the Orthwein Center.  The majority of the collection is outdoors.  There is also an indoor center featuring automobiles.  Guides are available to answer questions.  You can walk around and through the train cars.  Tour guides will take the group through the passenger cars.  There is also a trolley that the group can ride around the park.

Registration:  Reservations are REQUIRED.  To register, please contact Bonnie at 314-761-7853.

Wednesday, September 27 | 10 a.m. – Noon | Laumeier Sculpture Park

Address:  12580 Rott Rd., St. Louis, MO, 63127
Cost:  $10/ per couple
Parking:  Free
Description:  Enjoy light exercise and a docent-led tour of sculptures in the Northern Grove. 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.

Registration:  No registration required.  Call 314.615.5269 with questions.


 
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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