Connect2culture’s Creative Explorations at Home II – Visual Art

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Connect2culture’s Creative Explorations at Home II – Visual Art

February 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly one-hour class for 8 weeks
Free

CaringKind’s connect2culture program will offer free online classes for people with dementia together with their caregivers, focusing on a different creative discipline (visual art, movement, music, and horticulture) every 8 weeks. Each series of eight classes engages its participants through connections of memory and storytelling, in response to works of visual art, physical movement, music, and nature. There will also be series facilitated in Spanish (visual art) and Mandarin (music). Classes may involve ability appropriate physical movement and conversation. Enjoyment and laughter encouraged!

During this 8-week session, participants will be invited to look and make art, while experiencing a supportive environment, individual self-care and community wellness. All the activities are an invitation to work with the senses to open them up, to explore and feel free and to build community.  

We will be looking and discussing the work of artists from different times and different parts of the world who created art inspired by “Everyday Life”.  

Laura Betancur, a teaching artist with Arts & Minds, will facilitate these classes.

Pre-registration is required. To register, please call the CaringKind Helpline at 646-744-2900.

Details

Date:
February 18
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.caringkindnyc.org/connect2culture/

Organizer

CaringKind
Phone:
6467442900
Website:
caringkindnyc.org

Other

Audience (by age)
Adults (Ages 18 and up)
Special Instructions
Class zoom link will be sent out just before the start of the first class.
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