Upcoming Events

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

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

Date(s): June 1, 2017 and June 15, 2017

Time: 2:00 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 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(s): June 12 and June 26, 2017

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

 

Event: Met Escapes – Exploring Works of Art Through Touch

Locale: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Date: Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Registration Email: access@metmuseum.org

Call (To Register): 212-650-2010

Description: Take a break from the everyday with art at the Museum. Participate in discussions, handling sessions, art-making and other interactive and multisensory activities in the galleries and classrooms. For individuals living with dementia, together with their family members or care partners. 

 

Event: Met Escapes – Sights &Scents – Plants of Love

Locale: The Met Cloisters – Main Hall

Date: June 7, 2017 (Wednesday)

Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Registration Email: cloister.programs@metmuseum.org

Call (To Register): 212-650-2280

Description: We invite individuals living with dementia, together with their family members or care partners, to join us for Sights & Scents. Enjoy treasures of medieval art and fragrant herbs through discussion, collage-making and multisensory exploration in the peaceful setting of The Met Cloisters.

 

Event: Met Escapes – Art-Making Workshop

Locale: The Metropolitan Museum of Art – Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education

Date: June 12, 2017 (Monday)

Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Registration Email: access@metmuseum.org

Call (To Register): 212-650-2010

Description: Take a break from the everyday with art at the Museum. Participate in discussions, handling sessions, art-making and other interactive and multisensory activities in the galleries and classrooms. For individuals living with dementia, together with their family members or care partners. 

 

Event: Met Escapes – Gallery Tour

Locale: The Metropolitan Museum of Art – Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education

Date(s):

June 28, 2017 (Wednesday) 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

July 10, 2017 (Monday) 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

July 30, 2017 (Sunday) 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Registration Email: access@metmuseum.org

Call (To Register): 212-650-2010

Description: Take a break from the everyday with art at the Museum. Participate in discussions, handling sessions, art-making and other interactive and multisensory activities in the galleries and classrooms. For individuals living with dementia, together with their family members or care partners. 

 

Event: Met Escapes – Sights &Scents – Spices and Their Lore

Locale: The Met Cloisters – Main Hall

Date(s):

July 16, 2017 (Sunday) 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

August 2, 2017 (Wednesday) 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Registration Email: cloister.programs@metmuseum.org

Call (To Register): 212-650-2280

Description: We invite individuals living with dementia, together with their family members or care partners, to join us for Sights & Scents. Enjoy treasures of medieval art and fragrant herbs through discussion, collage-making and multisensory exploration in the peaceful setting of The Met Cloisters.