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Memories in the Making©

Memories in the Making is an innovative art program that provides persons with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias with a means of creative expression through watercolor. Experienced volunteer artists work with community groups on a weekly basis. While this is not an early stage-specific group, individuals in the early stages do attend. No prior art experience is required. the following list includes Memories in the Making sites that are open to the public, however, space is limited. Please contact the numbers listed prior to attending.


Chillicothe, MO 
Every Wednesday
10 - 11:00 a.m.
Calvary Baptist Church
206 Locust
Contact Brenda Gregg at 816.364.4467 or bgregg@alz.org.

Prairie Village, KS 
2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month.
10 - 11:15 a.m.
Alzheimer's Association Education Center
3856 W. 75th Street
Prairie Village, KS
Contact Karen Clond at 913.831.3888 or kclond@alz.org.

St. Joseph Memory Café at Solomon's Porch Coffee Shop

This is a safe, comfortable, engaging environment where people with memory loss and their care partners can laugh, learn, and remain socially engaged with others traveling the same journey. This group meets on the third Thursday of each month at:
Solomon's Porch Coffee Shop
3902 NE Riverside Road
St. Joseph, MO
10:00 a.m.
For more information, please contact
Brenda Gregg at 816.364.4467 or bgregg@alz.org.

Jam Sessions

An informal jam session for musicians with early stage memory loss and musicians who are caregivers. This group meets on the 4th Thursdays of the month at:
Alzheimer's Association Education Center
3856 W. 75th Street
Prairie Village, KS
1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
For more information contact Karen Clond at 913.831.3888 or email kclond@alz.org.

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Art gallery experiences for individuals with memory loss. See 2018 tour dates. For more information contact Karen Clond at 913.831.3888 or email kclond@alz.org.

 

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