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Virtual Event, In-person Event

Arts and Minds: Creative Cards and Crafts

About This Program

Creative Crafts and Cards is a weekly program that guides caregivers and the person they are caring for through themed card making based on holidays and seasons. One of these weekly classes is usually a fun and fold session where participants can learn innovative folding and origami methods to create stunning cards. All the needed materials is provided for attendees to make the most of their participation. 

Arts and Minds series is an opportunity for people living with dementia and their partner to explore and experience art. Art projects can create a sense of accomplishment and purpose. They can provide the person with dementia — as well as caregivers — an opportunity for self-expression. Instructors guide participants through an art class. Participants receive art supplies to engage in the activity and follow along with the instructor. 

This event will be virtual from January to March;  and in-person April to June.

Details

Presented By

The Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County
Creative Treats

Date and Time

Every Tuesday
January 10th - June 20th
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Cost

No charge

Location

East OttawaWest Ottawa and Refrew County

What You Can Expect

1

Finish the program with a variety of different themed greeting cards

2

Increase focus through participation in art projects helps with focus

3

Everything required to participate is delivered to you in advance

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