Talks, Tours & Events for Adults

Rosemary & Time Gardening Session

The Preston banner created by people living with Dementia

Rosemary & Time Gardening Session
Sunday 26 April 2-3pm Friday 22 May 2-3pm
Share gardening stories and have a go at potting plants in the Our Place room at the Harris. For people living with dementia and carers/families (grandchildren welcome).

All events are FREE – but some are bookable either at the Harris Welcome Desk downstairs (01772 905414) or on the Harris' Eventbrite page which you can find through our website - the.harris.org.uk

 

The Unfurlings exhibition is the first unfurling of a banner created by people in Preston living with dementia.

Groups from across the UK have worked with artist Ian Beesley and poet Ian McMillan to create banners campaigning for a better understanding of this condition.

Based on traditional trade union and guild designs, the banners covers subjects such as the need for better signage in public places, and the importance of active living and creativity for our wellbeing.

The hope is that better understanding leads to action in making life better for everyone affected by dementia whether personally or in our families and friendships.

This exhibition is co-curated with Preston's 'Focus on Dementia' Action Group and the Alzheimer's Society. It is part of 'A Life More Ordinary' project funded by the Economic and Social Research Council.

 

theunfurlings.org.uk

One of four new for spring exhibitions: MORE T'NORTH | The Artful Line | The Unfurlings | Taken in a few seconds /// By the reflection of light

See exhibition events here

 

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