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Alzheimer’s Association meet-up events are social\cultural activities for individuals with mild memory loss and their family members, friends and/or other supporters.      

Meet-Up Events Calendar


Registration is required. To register for any of the meet-up events, contact Deb Bryer, at 800.272.3900 or stlfamilyservices@alz.org.  
July-Sept 2016 Calendar and Tip sheet (PDF)   
Oct-Dec 2016 Calendar and Tip Sheet (PDF)                                           


Wednesday, September 28, 2016 | 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
“Laumeier Gems”
Address- Laumeier:12580 Rott Rd., St. Louis, MO, 63127
Ruby Tuesday: (Optional Lunch) 10797 Sunset Plaza (Watson Road)
Cost: $15/ per couple (One participant w/ one support person), Participants responsible for optional lunch.
Parking: Free
Description: Laumeier Gems offers an opportunity for exercise and interactions with Arts and Nature! Enjoy an interactive docent-led tour of the sculptures around the Kranzberg Education Lab. Participants will walk/stand up for about 45 minutes. Paths are walker and wheel chair accessible. Hats and sunglasses recommended. Check in will be in the main house.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 | 1 – 2 p.m.
Laumeier Sculpture Park
Address: 12580 Rott Rd., St. Louis, MO, 63127
Cost: $10/couple
Parking: Free
Description: Enjoy light exercise and a docent-led tour of sculptures around the Northern Grove. Explore how different colors and natural influences have made that area come to life. Participants will walk/stand up for about 45 minutes. Paths are walker and wheel chair accessible. Check in will be in the main house. Lunch is optional afterwards. Attendance is limited. Registration is REQUIRED. To register call Liz Murphy, 314.615.5267.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 | 5 – 7 p.m.
Halloween Potluck
Alzheimer’s Association
Address: 9370 Olive Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63132
Cost: Free
Parking: Free
Description: Meet at the Alzheimer’s Association Office for a fall potluck with good food, friends, and music! Those with a last name of A-M can bring a dessert; those who have a last name of N-Z can bring a main dish or salad. Costumes are optional and please bring non perishable food items or toys to be donated to a local food pantry. There will be prizes for costumes.

Thursday, November 3, 2016 | 9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Missouri History Museum – “Toys of the ‘50s, ‘60s and
‘70s” Guided Tour *Optional lunch follows the tour.
Address: 5700 Lindell Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63112
Cost: Tour is free. Participants responsible for lunch.
Parking: Free – West parking lot entrance off of Lindell to the right of the building. Must give your name to the guard and confirm you are with the Alzheimer’s Association event. Only those with reservations will be able to park in the reserved lot.
Description: Experience toys and their stories through three imagined living rooms that bring the decades back to life. Meet in the lobby in front of the museum store. Attendance is limited. Reservations are REQUIRED. To register online go to www.mohistory.org, click on Events, Community Events, Tours and then click on this tour. To register by phone call the MO History Museum at 314.361.9017.

Saturday, December 3, 2016 | 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Winter Wonderland Concert & Lunch at Triumph
Grill
Address: The Sheldon Concert Hall | 3648 Washington Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63108
Triumph Grill | 3419 Olive St, St. Louis, MO 63103
Cost: $9.60 per person for the concert. Money must be turned in no later than Wednesday, Nov. 9, to Craig Rydgig. You can pay in cash or check to Craig and his number to arrange payment is 618-225- 0665. Lunch is on your own.
Parking: Free, located on the west side of the Emerson entrance to the Sheldon.
Description: Celebrate the season with a wonderful mix of winter and holiday music, old and new, performed by acclaimed actress Zoe Vonder
Haar and a cast of some of St. Louis’ finest singers! Then enjoy lunch at Triumph Grill after the concert. Attendance is limited to a 30 people. Reservations and payment by Nov. 9 are REQUIRED for the concert.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 | 5 – 7 p.m.
Off-Key Carol Party & Cookie Exchange
Alzheimer’s Association
Address: 9370 Olive Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63132
Cost: Free
Parking: Free
Description: Come to the Alzheimer’s Association for an off-key carol party and cookie exchange! Bring 3 dozen cookies, a dessert, vegetable platter,
or chips and dip to share. If you bring something homemade, please bring your recipe to share.


MedicAlert + Alzheimer’s Association Safe Return®: It’s easy for a person with memory loss to get separated or lost in an unfamiliar setting. We recommend enrolling in MedicAlert + Alzheimer’s Association Safe Return.

Caregiver Tip Sheet: Participating in Community Activities/Programs (pdf)


 

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