Virtual Memory Cafe featuring Museo De Las Americas

Ages:

Adult
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Program Description

Event Details

Virtual Memory Cafe is a fun place to socialize, relax, and engage with people experiencing memory loss and their families/caregivers. Each cafe has a focus—such as music or art—to facilitate the main goal, which is a social connection for individuals with shared experiences. At the Memory Cafe, you can just be yourself -- without worrying about remembering or forgetting.

To Join Program – Please make sure to register for this program ahead of time. Once you have registered, you will receive an e-mail with instructions on how to join our Virtual Memory Cafe program. The registration for this program will be open until October 13, 2020, at 1:15 PM.

Today's Theme – Rhythm & Ritual: Music of the Ancient Americas

Description – Featuring around 80 different instruments that date from 1000 BCE to 1530 CE, participants will be able to explore the music of the Olmec, Andean, and Maya peoples and learn how they used music in everyday life and ceremonies. This unique program will be a hybrid of in-person museum experiences and digital engagement opportunities spending roughly 15-20 minutes each observing and discussing 6 cases of objects throughout the exhibit. 

 

All virtual programs have automated voice to text captioning available. If the program you are attending is hosted with Google Meet, view these instructions. To request a sign language interpreter or live captions for a program hosted on Zoom or in person, contact SignLanguageServices@denvergov.org or 720-913-8487, with a three (3) business-day notice. For other public accommodation requests/concerns related to a disability, please contact DisabilityAccess@denvergov.org.