Upcoming Events

Event: Arts & Minds – Connecting Art and Well-Being

Locale: New York Historical Society – 170 Central Park West at 77th Street

Date(s):

November 27, 2017

December 11, 2017

Series Information:

Series A – 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Series B – 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Call (To Register): 646-755-3726

Description: Art has the power to inspire and transform. With that in mind, Arts & Minds brings adults with memory disorders and their caregivers together in new experiences. Through gallery discussions and hands-on art activities, Arts & Minds opens a window to creativity and well-being. All programs are free, but reservations are required.

 

Event: Arts & Minds – Connecting Art and Well-Being

Locale: The Studio Museum in Harlem (144 West 125th Street between Adam Clayton Powell and Malcolm X Boulevards)

Series Information (Series A – All events start at 2:00 PM)

November 21, 2017

December 5, 2017

Series Information (Series B – All events start at 2:00 PM)

November 28, 2017

December 12, 2017

Call (To Register): 646-755-3726

Description: Art has the power to inspire and transform. With that in mind, Arts & Minds brings adults with memory disorders and their caregivers together in new experiences. Through gallery discussions and hands-on art activities, Arts & Minds opens a window to creativity and well-being. All programs are free, but reservations are required.

 

Event: Brooklyn Afternoons

Locale: Brooklyn Museum – 200 Eastern Parkway (Rubin Lobby – 1st Floor)

Date(s) and Time(s):

December 12, 2017             1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

January 16, 2018                 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

February 13, 2018               1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

March 13, 2018                    2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

April 14, 2018                       2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

May 15, 2018                        2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Call (To Register): 718-501-6520

Email (To Register): access@brooklynmuseum.org

Description: Individuals with memory loss and their care partners are invited to experience our collection together when our galleries are not open to the public. Each program offers an opportunity to enjoy conversation, works of art and one another’s company. Light refreshments are provided and assistive listening devices and wheelchairs are available.

 

Event: Met Escapes – Sights and Scents – Celebrations

Locale: The Met Cloisters Museum – 99 Margaret Corbin Drive (Main Hall)

Date(s): December 6, 2017

Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Call (To Register): 212-650-2280

Email (To Register): cloister.programs@metmuseum.org

Description: Enjoy treasures of medieval art and fragrant herbs through discussion, collage-making and multisensory exploration in the peaceful setting of The Met Cloisters.

 

Event: Folk Art Reflections

Locale: American Folk Museum – 2 Lincoln Square at Columbus Avenue (between 65th & 66th)

Date: First Thursday of every month

Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Call (To Register): 212-595-9533 (ext. 381)

Description: This interactive and discussion-based program for individuals with Alzheimer’s and their family members or care partners brings the world of folk art to life through conversation. Museum admission and program are free. Registration is required. Stools are provided.

 

Event: Arts & Minds – JM Journeys

Locale: Jewish Museum – 1109 5th Avenue at 92nd Street

Date(s) and Time(s):

November 22, 2017             10:30 AM to 12:00 PM and 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

December 20, 2017             10:30 AM to 12:00 PM and 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Call (To Register): 212-423-3289

Email (To Register): Samantha Schott at sschott@thejm.org

Description: Make personal connections with original works of art through discussion, art-making and multi-sensory activities.

 

Event: Meet Me at MoMA

Locale: Museum of Modern Art – 11 West 53rd Street

Date(s) and Time(s):

November 28, 2017             2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

December 12, 2017             2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

January 23, 2018                 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Call (To Register): 212-408-6347

Email (To Register): Lara Schweller at Lara_Schweller@moma.org

Description: This program provides a forum for dialogue for people with dementia and their care partners through looking at art.

 

Event: Mindful Connections

Locale: The Rubin Museum – 150 West 17th Street

Date(s):

November 17, 2017             2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

December 15, 2017             2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Call (To Register): 212-620-5000 (ext. 319)

Email (To Register): Laura Sloan at access@rubinmuseum.org

Description: Explores the transformative power of the art and culture of the Himalayan Asian region, promotes conversation and engagement with works of art and one another. Please note these programs run the third Friday of each month.

 

Event: The Unforgettables Chorus

Locale: Saint Peter’s Church – 619 Lexington Avenue

Date: December 9, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM

Call (To Register): 212-620-5000 (ext. 319)

Email (To Register): unforgettables.chorus@gmail.com

Description: The Unforgettables is a chorus for people living with dementia and their family member caregivers. The chorus rehearses and performs in concerts several times a year.

 

Event: Lincoln Center Moments

Locale: Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse – 70 Lincoln Center Plaza, #10

Date(s):

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Performances are followed by an art-making workshop from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM.

Description: Lincoln Center Moments performances are free of charge, but registration is required for all dates. Registration will be confirmed on a first-come, first-served basis.