The Center for Artful Living offers a variety of arts enrichment programs at it’s comfortable new facility in Westlake. Current programming includes a range of arts sessions for individuals with dementia and their care partners. The Center is available to others in the arts & business communities to host programs or events. Additional information: www.centerforartfulliving.org or
Participants Alice & Susan
dancing to the music with
care partner Abena & volunteer Betsy
in Tuesday’s Heartful Living Cafe!
Title: Heartful Living Café
Date: Tuesday, September 17th
*NEW TIME*: 2PM – 4PM
Location: The Center for Artful Living, 26633 Detroit Road in Westlake.
Activity: Come and enjoy the Center on Tuesday afternoon! Time to socialize & have some cool refreshments. Then join us in our Music Studio with our monthly guest vocalist Pam Wetula as she leads the group in songs & fun related to music…I Heard it Through the Grapevine!
Participant Megan, her uncle and mom Linda enjoy the art show at Cuyahoga County Public Library’s Parma-Snow Branch last Thursday!
Some examples of the beautiful art in the show currently featured at Cuyahoga County Public Library’s Parma-Snow Branch!
Title: Sweet Arts Café
Date: Wednesday, September 18th
Time: 11am to 1pm
Location: The Center for Artful Living,
26633 Detroit Road in Westlake.
Activity: Bring a brown bag lunch & enjoy time together! Then celebrate National Cheeseburger Day! We’ll create some fun art pieces to celebrate the day!
On Thursday, Sept. 19th at 1:30 PM it’s:
“Mindfulness Through The Arts”! Time for care partners to visit the Center and reconnect. Today Dorothy Faller & Jerry Devis will guide participants in creating masks for our guests at our October 26th Benefit “UnMask Dementia”, A Celebration of Care. Please consider joining us! Have fun creating masks over conversation and some refreshments.
Participants & volunteers venture outside to the front lawn of the Center for a fun group photo!
A special “Thank You” to guest baker/decorator Brandy De Leon and her friend Denise Katz, who also sponsored the cupcake decorating activity in
last Friday’s Creative Connections (TM) session!
Denise helps her mom Alice decorate some yummy cupcakes!
Title: Creative Connections (TM)
Date: Friday, Sept. 20th
Time: 2pm to 4pm
Location: The Center for Artful Living, 26633 Detroit Road, Westlake, Ohio 44145
Activity: A musical Friday at the Center! Join Maggie McAllister at the keyboard and on guitar as you enjoy a variety of music and activities. Stay to socialize & enjoy some refreshments. We’ll also celebrate Chuck & Alice’s Anniversary!