Spark!

Date: June 13 - October 11, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM - 0:30 AM
Location: 30 W Mifflin St
City: Madison, WI
Contact: Erin Hoag
Phone: 608.264.7663
Cost: FREE

 June 13 | Aug. 15 | Sept. 12 | Oct. 10

10:00-11:30 AM

 

SPARK! Cultural Programming for People with Memory Loss is a new program being held at museums and arts organizations throughout the state. 90-minute program sessions will tap into the pasts of those suffering from Alzheimer's and dementia. Participants will explore the WVM collections to create meaningful experiences in a welcoming and stimulating environment.

June 13 - WWII in Buna exhibit; try MREs, and make a snack together

July 11 - Civil War training exhibit; pressed flowers and rubbings

Aug. 15 - Old Abe; feather collage bald eagles

Sept. 12 - USS Wisconsin; ship in a bottle

Oct. 10 -  Wisconsin Medal of Honor stories; make an altar together to honor the fallen

Free event, registration is required. Contact Erin Hoag at 608-264-7663 or  visitor.curator@dva.wisconsin.gov to register.
The Wisconsin Veterans Museum is an educational activity of the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs.