I am so pleased to call your attention to an exciting new art exhibit at the Japanese Garden. For the past two years, participants of Dementia-Friendly Recreation have been coming to the garden regularly, turning their inspiration into vibrant watercolor paintings. "A Year in the Garden" is a culmination of the work they've created, and… Continue reading A Year in the Japanese Garden
Chef Madison Cowan, the first-ever Grand Champion of Chopped joins the inaugural season of ALZHEIMER’S TALKS - Perspectives and personal stories from Noteworthy Sources. A series of four compelling conversations with well-respected public figures sharing their perspectives and personal stories about aging, memory loss and the positive power of creative expression. Presented in partnership… Continue reading Chef Madison Cowan, the first-ever Grand Champion of Chopped!
We begin... Still Here—A Narrative of Hope is a year-long program of events, exhibitions, community discussions and outreach creative arts workshops as well as a series of compelling conversations—on-stage interviews with well-respected public figures. It is our hope that these conversations will fuel the energy and empathy that will lead us to a dementia friendly… Continue reading ALZHEIMER’S TALKS – Perspectives and personal stories from Noteworthy Sources
The Artist Within now on view! Come join us to view extraordinary art by vibrant people - living with dementia - living with dignity, creativity and joy! UW School of Social Work First Floor Gallery January 9 - March 31, 2017 8 am – 6 pm, Monday - Friday 4101 15th Ave… Continue reading The Artist Within – now at the UW School of Social Work
Here’s a wonderful video about The Artist Within as seen last year at City Hall. And for anyone who missed it or who wants to enjoy this exhilarating art once more, it will be one of the featured exhibits at the Washington State Convention Center next year– July 1 – October 1, 2017. Join us!… Continue reading A Wonderful Video