Upcoming Events

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

Locale: The Studio Museum in Harlem – 144 West 125th Street

Date: Series A: February 21, 2017
Series B: February 14 and February 28, 2017

Time: 2:00 PM

Registration Email: None

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 of art. Through gallery discussions and hands-on art activities, Arts & Minds opens a window to creativity and well-being.

 

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

Locale: El Museo del Barrio – 1230 5th Avenue at 104th Street

Date: February 16, 2017 – March 2 and March 16, 2017
April 6 and April 20, 2017 – May 4 and May 18, 2017
June 1 and June 15, 2017

Time: 2:00 PM

Registration Email: None

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 of art. Through gallery discussions and hands-on art activities, Arts & Minds opens a window to creativity and well-being.

 

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

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

Date: February 13 and February 17, 2017
March 13 and March 27, 2017
April 10 and April 24, 2017
May 8 and May 22, 2017
June 12 and June 26, 2017

Time: Series B: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM / Series A: 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Registration Email: None

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 of art. Through gallery discussions and hands-on art activities, Arts & Minds opens a window to creativity and well-being.

 

Event: Sights & Scents – Keeping Warm

Locale: The Met Cloisters, 99 Margaret Corbin Drive, Fort Tryon Park, NY

Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2016

Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Registration: 212-650-2280

Email: cloister.programs@metmuseum.org

Call: 212-650-2010

Cost: Free with Museum Membership

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

 

Event: Brooklyn Afternoons

Locale: Brooklyn Museum – 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn

Dates: February 14, 2017
March 21, 2017
April 18, 2017
May 23, 2017

Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM – Meet in the Rubin Lobby, 1st Floor

Call (To Register): 718-501-6520

Description: For visitors with disabilities. Individuals with memory loss and their care partners are invited to enjoy art, conversation and each other’s company during nonpublic hours in our galleries.

 

Event: JM Journeys – The Arcades: Contemporary Art and Walter Benjamin

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

Date: March 22, 2017

Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Registration Email: access@thejm.org

Call (to Register): 212-423-3289

Description: Visitors with memory loss and their care partners are invited to explore the exhibition The Arcades: Contemporary Art and Walter Benjamin. Make personal connections with original works of art through discussions, art-making and multi-sensory activities facilitated by educators in the galleries and art studio.

 

Event: Memory Tour

Locale: Brooklyn Botanic Garden – 99 Washington Avenue (Visitor Center)

Date: March 23, 2017, April 20, 2017 and May 18, 2017 (Thursdays)

Time: TBD

Registration Email: jdauria@bbg.org

Call (To Register): 718-623-7267 (Joanne D’Auria)

Description: A special guided tour designed for individuals with memory loss and their caregivers. Join the Brooklyn Botanic Garden for a 1.5-hour seasonal tour. Delight in seasonal highlights, enjoy a sensory experience, connect with nature and engage in hands-on activity.