The SPARK! program offers engaging experiences for people with early- to mid-stage memory loss to share with a friend, family member, or caregiver. The atmosphere is welcoming and friendly, and a short social time is part of each of these programs. The monthly SPARK! session may include cooking, art-making, a gallery tour, or even attending a world-class performance.
Monday, December 9, 10:00–11:30 a.m.
Dance and socialize at the SPARK! holiday party. Dance instructor Susan Alby will be our special guest.
Wednesday, January 8, 10:00–11:30 a.m.
Bring your appetite! We will be cooking delicious winter dishes with Marilyn Montemayor.
Wednesday, February 19, 9:30–11:30 a.m.
Mingling Japanese tradition and American innovation, TaikoProject All-Stars transform the ancient art of drumming.
Wednesday, March 12, 9:30–11:30 a.m.
Attend Lucky Plush Productions’ The Better Half, based on the 1944 noir film classic Gaslight.
Wednesday, April 9, 10:00–11:30 a.m.
Experience Malian singer/songwriter Fatoumata Diawara’s artistry in song.
Wednesday, May 14, 10:00–11:30 a.m.
Tour the Arts/Industry exhibition and see how casting is done.
Sunday, June 22, 10:00–11:30 a.m.
Explore the Arts Center’s beautiful gardens and show off your green thumb by doing some container gardening of your own.