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Gather at the Gallery - Upper Peninsula

 

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.

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. 

Upcoming session:

Picasso (Mid-Stage Group)
Mondays, 1-3:30 p.m., April 23, 30, May 7, 14 & 21

Van Gogh (Early-Stage Group)
Tuesdays, 1-3:30 p.m., April 24, May 1, 8, & 22

Call 800.272.3900 to pre-register, for a pre-assessment or or for more information.


Minds on Art - AWAY - Drop-In Sessions

Held at our Southfield office, Minds on Art - Away focuses creating meaningful experiences together through art. Join us for facilitated discussion and art appreciation. 
Upcoming Sessions:
Mondays, February 5, 12, 26 and March 5, 12, 19 and 26
Hosted at our Southfield office (25200 Telegraph Rd., Suite 100), 1-2 p.m.
Click here for a printer friendly flyer

Pre-assessment and registration are required, call 800.272.3900.

Meet Me @ the BBAC

Similar to Minds on Art, Meet Me @ 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.

Upcoming Session:

Fridays, October 27, November 3 and December 8, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Fridays, February 2, 23 and March 9, 23

Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center
1516 S. Cranbrook Rd., Birmingham

Pre-assessment and registration is required. Please contact 800.272.3900 for more information.

Click here to download a printer-friendly flyer.


 

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