Calendar

October

  • Virtual Caregiver Forum

      Monday, October 2, 2023 at 10:00am

      Join other family caregivers to share feelings and experiences about caring for a loved one with memory loss or dementia. Make meaningful connections, offer mutual support, and discover strategies that work for others. Participate online or by phone, with a free application called Zoom. Facilitated by trained volunteers with support from our program manager. Sign up the day before.

  • Virtual Coffee Chats for persons with memory loss/dementia

      Tuesday, October 3, 2023 at 10:00am

      Make a cup of coffee or tea and come together for an informal social time with others living with memory loss or dementia.

  • Memory Hub Public Tour

      Thursday, October 5, 2023 at 11:00am

      Discover the people and programs that make up the Memory Hub! Join us for a public tour and optional lemonade in the garden.

  • Garden Discovery Program - Fall

      Friday, October 6, 2023 at 10:30am

      Join us in the garden at the Memory Hub. Discover changes through the season, engage in horticultural activities, and learn what makes this public "memory garden" particularly accessible to people living with dementia and their families in this 3-part series (Oct.6, Nov. 3, Dec. 1). Light refreshments provided. Offered in partnership by Seattle Parks and Recreation and UW Memory and Brain Wellness Center and with support from Aegis Living Assisted Living and Memory Care. 

  • Virtual Caregiver Forum

      Monday, October 9, 2023 at 10:00am

      Join other family caregivers to share feelings and experiences about caring for a loved one with memory loss or dementia. Make meaningful connections, offer mutual support, and discover strategies that work for others. Participate online or by phone, with a free application called Zoom. Facilitated by trained volunteers with support from our program manager. Sign up the day before.

  • Caregiver Support Group

      Monday, October 9, 2023 at 1:00pm

      Build a support system with people who understand

  • Virtual Coffee Chats for persons with memory loss/dementia

      Tuesday, October 10, 2023 at 10:00am

      Make a cup of coffee or tea and come together for an informal social time with others living with memory loss or dementia.

  • Alzheimer's Café

      Tuesday, October 10, 2023 at 2:30pm

      Join the Frye Art Museum and the UW Memory and Brain Wellness Center for an uplifting time of social connection! A unique opportunity for people living with dementia, their care partners, family, and friends to enjoy companionship, live music, and fun in a relaxed environment. (Registration Required)

  • Loretta Veney Workshop

      Wednesday, October 11, 2023 at 1:00pm

      Join us for an educational and inspiring afternoon with national award-winning speaker Loretta Veney!

  • Community Research Update by Michael Rosenbloom, MD

      Wednesday, October 11, 2023 at 2:00pm

      Please join us for an afternoon presentation led by Dr. Rosenbloom about current research studies at the UW ADRC and how to become involved, hosted by the UW ADRC and Greenwood Senior Center.

  • UW-Gonzaga U. Health Partnership Event: Advancements in Alzheimer's Research: Will There Ever Be a Cure?

      Wednesday, October 11, 2023 at 6:00pm

      Learn essential information about Alzheimer's Disease, from causes to treatments, in this in-person and live-streamed event

  • Memory Loss: Guide to Next Steps (Virtual)

      Thursday, October 12, 2023 at 2:00pm

      Join the UW Memory and Brain Wellness Center for this free, introductory class for people diagnosed with memory loss, and their families. Held online via Zoom.

  • Virtual Caregiver Forum

      Monday, October 16, 2023 at 10:00am

      Join other family caregivers to share feelings and experiences about caring for a loved one with memory loss or dementia. Make meaningful connections, offer mutual support, and discover strategies that work for others. Participate online or by phone, with a free application called Zoom. Facilitated by trained volunteers with support from our program manager. Sign up the day before.

  • Virtual Coffee Chats for persons with memory loss/dementia

      Tuesday, October 17, 2023 at 10:00am

      Make a cup of coffee or tea and come together for an informal social time with others living with memory loss or dementia.

  • Free Dementia Education: Healthy Living for Your Brain & Body

      Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 1:00pm

      Each month, the Alzheimer's Association will host a free in-person education program on a topic related to Alzheimer's and other dementias.

  • Virtual Caregiver Forum

      Monday, October 23, 2023 at 10:00am

      Join other family caregivers to share feelings and experiences about caring for a loved one with memory loss or dementia. Make meaningful connections, offer mutual support, and discover strategies that work for others. Participate online or by phone, with a free application called Zoom. Facilitated by trained volunteers with support from our program manager. Sign up the day before.

  • Virtual Coffee Chats for persons with memory loss/dementia

      Tuesday, October 24, 2023 at 10:00am

      Make a cup of coffee or tea and come together for an informal social time with others living with memory loss or dementia.

  • Memory Navigator Consultation Services

      Thursday, October 26, 2023 (all day)

      Looking for information or support for the memory loss journey? At the Memory Hub, a care consultant from the Alzheimer's Association acts as “Memory Navigator." Erica Farrell provides free 30-minute appointments once a week, to help you get connected with helpful memory loss resources. Discuss what you're looking for, and discover what may be available in your area to help you thrive.

  • Dealing with Dementia Workshop

      Thursday, October 26, 2023 at 10:00am

      Do you care for a loved one with memory loss or dementia? Sign up today for a free Dealing with Dementia Workshop

  • Virtual Caregiver Forum

      Monday, October 30, 2023 at 10:00am

      Join other family caregivers to share feelings and experiences about caring for a loved one with memory loss or dementia. Make meaningful connections, offer mutual support, and discover strategies that work for others. Participate online or by phone, with a free application called Zoom. Facilitated by trained volunteers with support from our program manager. Sign up the day before.

  • Virtual Coffee Chats for persons with memory loss/dementia

      Tuesday, October 31, 2023 at 10:00am

      Make a cup of coffee or tea and come together for an informal social time with others living with memory loss or dementia.

What's On this Calendar?

As part of our mission to promote the well-being of persons living with memory loss and their families, the Memory & Brain Wellness Center offers a variety of programs focused on support, education, or engagement, alongside programs offered by our onsite-collaborators at the Memory Hub.  Professionals and medical providers can find programs related to professional development, training, and networking, such as Project ECHO Dementia.

Memory and Brain Wellness Center Talks & Events

Events or webinars of interest to our community hosted by other UW departments or our community partners such as the Alzheimer's Association

Public talks on brain health or Alzheimer's disease by MBWC clinicians and researchers

Support, Education, and Engagement Programs - Explore all

→ For research talks and research education, see: ADRC Research Talks & Events Calendar.