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Meet-Up Events
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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

Oct-Dec 2015 Calendar and tip sheet (PDF)
Jan-Mar 2016 Calendar and Tip sheet (PDF)                                                 

Thursday, Nov. 5 | 5 - 7 p.m.
Big Band Bash and Pot Luck at Alzheimer’s Association Office
9370 Olive Street, St. Louis, MO  63132
Cost: Everyone attending is asked to bring a dish
Parking: Free parking with handicap parking
Description: Meet at the Alzheimer’s Association Office to enjoy an evening of music, good food, friends, and fun!

Wednesday, Nov. 18 | 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Bowling at Olivette Lanes
9520 Olive Street, Olivette, MO  63132
Cost: $10.00 per person
Parking:  Free parking with handicap parking
Description: Meet at the bowling alley on the day of the event.  Unlimited guests are welcome.  Price includes two hours of bowling (approximately 2+ games of play) and shoes. 
Optional:  Lunch afterwards at Fallon’s Bar and Grill – about 12:30 p.m.  Located at 9200 Olive Blvd
Olivette, MO 63132 (between the Alzheimer’s Association office and I-170, in the Price Crossing strip mall)

Monday, Dec. 7 | 2 - 4 p.m.
Holiday Cookies and Conversation at Alzheimer’s Association Office
9370 Olive Street, St. Louis, MO  63132
Cost:  Everyone is asked to bring a dozen or two of a favorite holiday treat
Parking: Free parking with handicap parking
Description:  Meet at the Alzheimer’s Association Office to enjoy an afternoon of holiday music, conversation, and cookies. 

Monday, Jan. 11 | 10:15 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Missouri History Museum – Tour of A Walk in 1875
Address: 5700 Lindell Blvd., St. Louis, MO  63112
Cost: Tour is free. Lunch is on your own.
Parking: Free, on both sides of the Museum
Description: Tour (10:15-Noon). Lunch at Bixby’s in the Missouri History Museum (Noon – 1 p.m.). Meet in the front lobby of the museum, just outside the Museum bookstore. This will be a docent-led tour of the exhibit A Walk in 1875. The exhibit uses as its backdrop Compton & Dry’s Pictorial St. Louis, one of the most amazing maps ever created.

*Attendance is limited. Reservations are absolutely required by noon on Monday, Jan. 4.

Wednesday, Jan. 27 | 11:15 a.m. – ?
IKEA Store – Lunch
Address: 1 IKEA Way, St. Louis, MO 63108
Cost: Lunch is on your own.
Parking: Free (underground & outdoors)
Description: Whether you’re shopping or not, IKEA is great! The group will meet in the IKEA restaurant on the 3rd floor (NOT in the snack bar on the 2nd floor). The group will meet, eat, & greet…and after that, you’re on your own to explore!

Thursday, Feb. 11 | 4 – 6 p.m.
Coffee, Concert & Bingo
Address:  Alzheimer’s Association, 9370 Olive Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63132
Cost:  Free
Parking:  Free
Description:  We will play Bingo for small prizes and then listen to music and have dessert and coffee or tea.
Friday, Feb. 26 | 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Music on the Mezz
Address: Dierberg’s, 1080 Lindemann Rd., Des Peres, MO 63131
Cost: Dinner is on your own.  Music is free.
Parking: Free
Description: An evening of music and merriment! We will meet in the Mezz (2nd floor). Please take the elevator or escalator up to the 2nd floor to listen to music and enjoy snacks or dinner that you can purchase in the Dierberg’s deli. 

Saturday, Mar. 12 | 1 – 3 p.m.
Self Expression with Percussion
Address: Alzheimer’s Association, 9370 Olive Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63132
Cost: $5 per person
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! A free light lunch will be provided at 1 p.m. The music program will begin at 1:30 p.m.

Monday, Mar. 28 | 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Anheuser Busch Brewery – Lunch & Tour
Address:  1200 Lynch St., St. Louis, MO 63118
Cost:  Tour is free.  Lunch is on your own.
Parking:  Free
Description: The group will meet at the Biergarten for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Afterwards, on the 45-minute tour, you will observe the entire 7-step brewing process and see the Budweiser Clydesdales in the historic stables. At the end of the tour, we get to sample the beer!

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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