Featuring Becky Hewis, art therapist; and Danielle Arbour, Public Education Coordinator for the Alzheimer Society of Hamilton and Halton. Moderated by Elizabeth Underhill, Education Officer at Oakville Galleries.
As our population ages, ensuring seniors—including those with dementia—have opportunities for creative engagement is becoming increasingly important. Whether you know someone living with dementia, are interested in community arts, or want to learn more about the Points of Entry exhibition, this roundtable discussion will offer an open forum to discuss living with dementia, and the benefits of arts engagement for seniors of all ages, abilities and diagnoses.
Wednesday 17 February 2016, 7:00 pm–8:30 pm
Main Gallery, Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre, 2302 Bridge Road