Creative Aging Programs
An offering of programs for adults to engage in creative lifelong learning. Programs explore the rich potential of aging and offer opportunities to impact the community’s health and wellbeing.
Enjoy companionship, good food, live music, and relaxing fun at the Alzheimer’s Café at The Memory Hub, next to the Frye.
Home-based creative arts experiences for adults living with dementia.
here:now is an arts-engagement program of the Frye Art Museum for adults living with dementia and their care partners to enjoy a creative and relaxing afternoon together.
Meet Me at the Movies is a unique film experience. Short clips from classic and modern films are shown, followed by audience discussion and reminiscence guided by a moderator.
The Frye Art Museum offers professional development opportunities and public programs that encourage community conversation on arts engagement, dementia awareness, and creative aging through hands-on workshops, lectures, and films.
Karen Maeda Allman
Community Relations and Events Coordinator
Elliott Bay Book Company
Program Manager, Community Education and Impact, UW Medicine Memory and Brain Wellness Center
Director of Education & Community Partnerships
Frye Art Museum
Corporate Trainer and Personal Coach (retired)
Mary Jane Knecht
Manager, Creative Aging Programs, Frye Art Museum
Jennifer Kulik, PhD
Founder & CEO, Silver Kite Community Arts
Founder, Aging Wisdom
Co-Founder, ChangingAging.org; President, Harvest Home Care
Director of Marketing and Communications, Aging Wisdom
Kristoffer Rhoads, PhD
UW Medicine Memory and Brain Wellness Center
Karen M. Winston
Senior Planner, Aging and Disability Services, City of Seattle