Group Pointillism Tree Creation
Explore Pointillism by studying A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte by Georges Seurat. Participants and their caregivers will create a group pointillism tree on a large canvas.
Thursday, May 10, 2:30-4pm @ St. Paul Elder Home (Kaukauna)
Monday, May 14, 1-2:30pm @ The Trout Museum of Art
Mark Chagall Inspired Magazine Collages
Explore The Concert by Mark Chagall. During this month's SPARK! program, participants and their caregivers will create magazine collages.
Monday, June 11, 1-2:30pm @ The Trout Museum of Art
Thursday, June 14, 2:30-4pm @ St. Paul Elder Home (Kaukauna)
SPARK! is a FREE program for caregivers and loved ones living with memory loss. The Trout Museum of Art is pleased to be among the Wisconsin museums awarded funding by Bader Philanthropies to create programming where participants engage in lively discussions, art making, and multi-sensory activities.
"Creative engagement in a social environment gives people with dementia a way of expressing their strengths and promotes their resilience and sense of well-being!"
- SPARK! Alliance
Each one hour program is led by a specially trained museum educator who will engage participants in interactive exhibit experiences. Join us after the program for coffee and conversation led by volunteers who give participants and caregivers the opportunity to support and socialize.
For questions or to register: Contact The Trout Museum of Art at 920-733-4089 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration is required at least one week prior to your selected program(s). Space is limited.
All events are FREE and open to the public thanks to the generous support of Bader Philanthropies and Bemis.
The SPARK! Alliance is a group of 15 museums across Wisconsin and Minnesota working together to serve individuals with memory loss and their caregivers. The Alliance shares training and scheduling information to act as a resource for the families we serve and other cultural organizations that wish to open themselves to older adults regardless of disability.
For more information on the alliance and participating museums, please visit http://thesparkalliance.org/
The Trout Museum of Art
Fox Cities Building for the Arts
111 W. College Avenue
Appleton, WI 54911
HOURS OF OPERATION
The Museum will be closed from Saturday, April 21st through Thursday, May 3rd for exhibit installation.
Admission varies by Exhibit.