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Art & About Tour
Event: Access

Art & About Tours

Occurs on the second Thursday of every month. Next Occurs on Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 1:15pm2:30pm.

Art & About tours are designed for visitors with early-stage Alzheimer’s or dementia and their care partners. More

Active Minds: Poetry Reminiscences
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Active Minds: Poetry Reminiscences

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 1:00pm2:00pm.

The Alzheimer's Association invites those with early stage memory loss and their families to join Active Minds for an interactive poetry program designed specifically for this audience.

The program draws material from well-known classics and other material with strong thematic and evocative elements. The objective is to revisit and enjoy familiar poems and use poetry to trigger memories and enjoy those reminiscences together.

The quarterly program takes place from 1-2 pm. Meet on level 2 of the North Building in the Duncan Pavilion. More

Active Minds: Poetry Reminiscences
Event: Access

Active Minds: Poetry Reminiscences

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 1:00pm2:00pm.

The Alzheimer's Association invites those with early stage memory loss and their families to join Active Minds for an interactive poetry program designed specifically for this audience.

The program draws material from well-known classics and other material with strong thematic and evocative elements. The objective is to revisit and enjoy familiar poems and use poetry to trigger memories and enjoy those reminiscences together.

The quarterly program takes place from 1-2 pm. Meet on level 2 of the North Building in the Duncan Pavilion. More

Active Minds: Poetry Reminiscences
Event: Access

Active Minds: Poetry Reminiscences

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 1:00pm2:00pm.

The Alzheimer's Association invites those with early stage memory loss and their families to join Active Minds for an interactive poetry program designed specifically for this audience.

The program draws material from well-known classics and other material with strong thematic and evocative elements. The objective is to revisit and enjoy familiar poems and use poetry to trigger memories and enjoy those reminiscences together.

The quarterly program takes place from 1-2 pm. Meet on level 2 of the North Building in the Duncan Pavilion. More

Active Minds: Poetry Reminiscences
Event: Access

Active Minds: Poetry Reminiscences

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 1:00pm2:00pm.

The Alzheimer's Association invites those with early stage memory loss and their families to join Active Minds for an interactive poetry program designed specifically for this audience.

The program draws material from well-known classics and other material with strong thematic and evocative elements. The objective is to revisit and enjoy familiar poems and use poetry to trigger memories and enjoy those reminiscences together.

Program takes place quarterly from 1-2 pm. Meet on level 2 of the North Building in the Duncan Pavilion.

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Tactile Tables: Art of the American West
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Tactile Tables: Art of the American West

Occurs every day through December 10, 2016. Next Occurs on Friday, December 9, 2016 - 10:00am1:00pm.

Get hands on with art! December will feature objects from the Western American Art galleries. More

People touching tactile table
Blog: Making & Doing

Art Beyond Sight Awareness Month at the DAM

Join us for Tactile Tables and more October 2016

Throughout October the DAM will celebrate Art Beyond Sight Awareness by exploring the multisensory ways in which we can experience art. More

Family in gallery on a low sensory morning.
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Low Sensory Morning

Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 8:30am10:00am.

For individuals and families who prefer a quiet, less sensory-stimulating environment we offer our Low Sensory Morning event on select Saturday mornings, before public hours. More

Family in gallery on a low sensory morning.
Event: Access

Low Sensory Morning

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 8:30am10:00am.

For individuals and families who prefer a quiet, less sensory-stimulating environment we offer our Low Sensory Morning event on select Saturday mornings, before public hours. More

Family in gallery on a low sensory morning.
Event: Access

Low Sensory Morning

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 8:30am10:00am.

For individuals and families who prefer a quiet, less sensory-stimulating environment we offer our Low Sensory Morning event on select Saturday mornings, before public hours. More

Family in gallery on a low sensory morning.
Event: Access

Low Sensory Morning

Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 8:30am10:00am.

For individuals and families who prefer a quiet, less sensory-stimulating environment we offer our Low Sensory Morning event on select Saturday mornings, before public hours. More

Dan Namingha, Hopi Eagle Dancer, 1995. Acrylic paint on canvas.
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Art & About Tour

Brush Dancing
Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 1:30pm2:30pm.

Art & About tours are designed for visitors with early-stage Alzheimer’s or dementia and their care partners. In July, we'll explore how artists display movement, rhythm and sound in their artwork. More

Tactile Tables: European & American Art
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Tactile Tables: European & American Art

Occurs every day through August 13, 2016. Next Occurs on

Get hands on with art! This August will feature objects from the European & American Art galleries. More

Roxanne Swentzell, Santa Clara, Mud Woman Rolls On, 2011
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Tactile Tables: American Indian collection

Occurs every day through June 11, 2016. Next Occurs on

Get hands on with art! This June Tactile Tables will feature objects from the American Indian and Northwest Coast galleries. More

Art & About Tour
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Art & About Tour

Spanish Colonial
Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 1:30pm2:30pm.

Art & About tours are designed for visitors with early-stage Alzheimer’s or dementia and their care partners. In June, we'll unfold the story behind the folded screen in our Spanish Colonial art collection. More

Danny Singer's photograph Saco, MT
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Art & About Tour

Western Landscapes
Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 1:30pm2:30pm.

Art & About tours are designed for visitors with early-stage Alzheimer’s or dementia and their care partners. In May, explore the western landscape through traditional painting and contemporary photography. More

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