Monday 8 O’clock Buzz host Brian Standing visits with Joy Schmidt, Dementia care specialist with the Dane County Aging and Disability Resource Center, and Angela Johnson, Spark! Coordinator, both in the studio.
Awaken memories through art with SPARK!
Madison Children’s Museum hosts free monthly 90-minute programs that work to tap into the memories of adults living with Alzheimer’s and dementia while bringing family together.
Programming is supported by Dane Arts with additional funds from the Endres Manufacturing Company Foundation.
To register for this popular program, call 608.256.6445, ext. 156, at least 24 hours in advance.
In 2014-2015, SPARK! provided 34 cultural programs to 426 people.
Upcoming program dates (Saturdays, 10-11;30 a.m.):
August 27: Summer’s Finishing Touches
September 24: Styrofoam Prints
October 22: tour of Oneida beadwork exhibition, James Watrous Gallery, Overture Center for the Arts.
November 26: Holiday Cards