Calendar

November

  • S.O.A.R. (Shared Outdoor Adventures for Resilience) Program

      Thursday, November 2, 2023 (all day)

      Reinforce your strengths and connect with others through monthly small group hikes and other outdoor adventures in the Seattle area. This program is for people diagnosed with Alzheimer's before age 65, alongside a family member or friend.

  • Memory Navigator Consultation Services

      Thursday, November 2, 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.

  • Memory Hub Public Tour

      Thursday, November 2, 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, November 3, 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. 

  • 2023 African American Caregivers Forum: Legacy of Love

      Saturday, November 4, 2023 at 10:00am

      Are you a caregiver? If so, you are welcome to join Legacy of Love, an online forum on Saturday, Nov. 14, from 12 noon to 2 p.m. While focused on African American caregivers, the event is open to anyone who provides special care for an elder. Registration will close on Friday, October 27, at Noon.

  • Virtual Caregiver Forum

      Monday, November 6, 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.

  • Successful Public Health Approaches in Dementia Caregiving: WA State - A Virtual Roundtable Series

      Tuesday, November 7, 2023 at 9:00am

      In this episode of the BOLD virtual roundtable series, attendees can learn about Washington State's efforts in dementia caregiving and get ideas for action in their communities. This series offers a great opportunity for knowledge exchange, peer-learning and idea generation. (Hosted by U. Minnesota)

  • Virtual Coffee Chats for persons with memory loss/dementia

      Tuesday, November 7, 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.

  • Dementia-Friendly Legacy Letters

      Tuesday, November 7, 2023 at 12:00pm

      Join our first Dementia-Friendly program to create a letter about your personal legacy!

  • Memory Hub Open House

      Tuesday, November 7, 2023 at 3:00pm

      Explore Memory Hub partners and programs, and learn what’s new in the year ahead. A free event for people with memory loss, caregivers, professionals and the wider community. 

  • How to Navigate Dementia Legal Planning

      Wednesday, November 8, 2023 at 12:00pm

      A free presentation for those living with dementia, family or other care partners, or those who simply want to be prepared because of the possibility of dementia. 

  • Memory Navigator Consultation Services

      Thursday, November 9, 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.

  • Memory Loss: Guide to Next Steps

      Thursday, November 9, 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. In person at the Memory Hub.

  • Memory Hub Closed

      Friday, November 10, 2023 (all day)

      Holiday

  • Dementia Legal Planning Clinic

      Monday, November 13, 2023 (all day)

      Get free help with: Powers of Attorney for Finances, Powers of Attorney for Health Care, Health Care Directives, Dementia Directives

  • Virtual Caregiver Forum

      Monday, November 13, 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, November 13, 2023 at 1:00pm

      Build a support system with people who understand

  • Virtual Coffee Chats for persons with memory loss/dementia

      Tuesday, November 14, 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.

  • Beatle's Singalong at the Memory Hub

      Tuesday, November 14, 2023 at 10:30am

      Enjoy friends, tunes and tasty treats while singing along to Beatle's favorites at the Memory Hub! A free event for people with memory loss, friends and family, with song leader Carmen Ficarra.

  • Dementia-Friendly Legacy Letters

      Tuesday, November 14, 2023 at 12:00pm

      Join our first Dementia-Friendly program to create a letter about your personal legacy!

  • Alzheimer's Café

      Tuesday, November 14, 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)

  • Dementia Legal Planning Clinic

      Wednesday, November 15, 2023 (all day)

      Get free help with: Powers of Attorney for Finances, Powers of Attorney for Health Care, Health Care Directives, Dementia Directives

  • Free Dementia Education: Know the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's & Other Dementias

      Wednesday, November 15, 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.

  • Memory Navigator Consultation Services

      Thursday, November 16, 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.

  • S.O.A.R. (Shared Outdoor Adventures for Resilience) Program

      Thursday, November 16, 2023 (all day)

      Reinforce your strengths and connect with others through monthly small group hikes and other outdoor adventures in the Seattle area. This program is for people diagnosed with Alzheimer's before age 65, alongside a family member or friend.

  • Virtual Caregiver Forum

      Monday, November 20, 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, November 21, 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.

  • Dementia-Friendly Legacy Letters

      Tuesday, November 21, 2023 at 12:00pm

      Join our first Dementia-Friendly program to create a letter about your personal legacy!

  • Memory Hub Closed

      Thursday, November 23, 2023 (all day)

      Holiday

  • Memory Navigator Consultation Services

      Thursday, November 23, 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.

  • Memory Hub Closed

      Friday, November 24, 2023 (all day)

      Holiday

  • Virtual Caregiver Forum

      Monday, November 27, 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, November 28, 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.

  • Dementia-Friendly Legacy Letters

      Tuesday, November 28, 2023 at 12:00pm

      Join our first Dementia-Friendly program to create a letter about your personal legacy!

  • Caregiver Matinee - FREE Award-winning Dementia Care Documentary Screening

      Tuesday, November 28, 2023 at 2:00pm

      Celebrate National Family Caregivers Month with a special dementia caregiver screening of award-winning documentary Wine, Women, & Dementia.

  • PPA Together Group - Program Launch Event

      Wednesday, November 29, 2023 at 3:00pm

      You're invited! PPA Together is a new group for people with Primary Progressive Aphasia or Primary Progressive Apraxia of Speech. Do you or a loved one live with PPA/PPAOS? Join us to help launch a new group just for you! A free event.

  • Memory Navigator Consultation Services

      Thursday, November 30, 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.

  • Caregiver Book Discussion

      Thursday, November 30, 2023 at 1:30pm

      Join other caregivers for a discussion of Travelers to Unimaginable Lands: Stories of Dementia, the Caregiver, and the Human Brain.

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.