Day 9: Creative approaches to Dementia care

Champagne Charlie1Tuesday 2 June: Today Islington Museum hosts the first session of Pop Goes the Weasel a project especially for people who have just been diagnosed with early stage Dementia. Tuesdays: 2, 9 & 30 June. Mondays: 15 & 22 June –  2-4.30pm

Islington Museum is working with musician Julian West to bring to life some of the fantastic artefacts in our collection. Islington has a long history of famous singers and songs. It was home to many influential music-hall all venues including Sadler’s Wells and Collins’s Music Hall. In this project we will be singing some music-hall songs, teaching each other tunes we know, and even writing some new words together as a group. Whether you’re a experienced singer or new to the idea, it will be a very relaxed group with an emphasis on enjoyment, self-expression and taking part. If you are interested in joining the group please contact Kara Jarrold at Sense on: 020 7014 9365 / 07771 845570 or e-mail: kara.jarrold@sense.org.uk

31xFrom 1-30pm today at Free Word Centre carers of people with dementia are invited to join Sarah Hesketh to view the Where the Heart Is exhibition and to participate in creative writing workshop. To book your place contact lauren@freewordcentre.com or call 020 7324 2573

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About All Change

All Change is the Creative Producer for Islington's annual WORD Festival. All Change brings artists and communities together to transform lives. We produce original and authentic arts experiences which make connections between people. Based in north London since 1985.
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