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, music, and relaxing fun at the Frye's Café Frieda, preceded by a Gallery Discussion.
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
Dr. Lee Burnside
Geriatrician, Division of Gerontology and Geriatrics, University of Washington
Public Speaking Coach, Say It and Show It
Mary Jane Knecht
Manager, Creative Aging Programs, Frye Art Museum
Jennifer Kulik, PhD
Founder & CEO, Silver Kite Community Arts
Director of Programs and Services, Alzheimer's Association Washington State Chapter
Founder, Aging Wisdom
Editor and Co-Founder, changingaging.org
Director of Marketing and Communications, Aging Wisdom
Deputy Director, Development, Frye Art Museum
Kristoffer Rhoads, PhD
UW Medicine Memory and Brain Wellness Center