TAO Programs Calendar

Events going on this month:

Events are on dates marked in grey.  HOVER over the date to show specifics, OR scroll to the bottom of this page for all events this week.   Home-based caregivers are invited to our programs, on an individual basis. Email programs@tidewaterartsoutreach.org if you are interested in attending a program.

October 2017

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  • Visual Arts Workshop with Flo
  • Meet Mark Twain w/Ryan Clemens
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  • Visual Arts Workshop: Pastel Flowers w/Michele Barnes
  • Visual Arts Workshop with Amanda Wallace
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  • Interactive Music Jam with JuJu
  • Heart-Song Sing-along w/Skye Zentz
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  • 'Great American Songbook' Sing-along with MaryAnn
  • Visual Arts Workshop with Amanda Wallace
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  • 13th Annual Golf Tournament
  • Drumming Circle w/Arthur Lopez
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  • The Music of Crimson Fox
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  • Sing a-long with Jim Newsom
  • From Overwhelm to Self Expression: a Visual Journal Workshop
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  • Fall Visual Arts Workshop with Michele Barnes
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  • Soulful Senior Sing-along w/Zach Bridges
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  • Visual Arts Program w/Amanda Wallace
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  • Visual Arts Workshop with Carol Piscitelli
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Events going on this week:

October 19, 2017
  • Fall Visual Arts Workshop with Michele Barnes
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: October 19, 2017 - 11:00 am

    Location: Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, 620 John Paul Jones Cir, Portsmouth, VA 23708, USA


    Description:

    Visual arts teacher Michele Barnes brings art supplies, plenty of experience and keen imagination to share with children in pediatric oncology. This month's theme: Fall

    Interested in volunteering or attending? Email us at volunteers@tidewaterartsoutreach.org, please give at least two days advance notice.

October 20, 2017
  • Soulful Senior Sing-along w/Zach Bridges
    Starts: 1:30 pm
    Ends: October 20, 2017 - 2:20 pm

    Location: Sentara Village Virginia Beach, 3751 Sentara Way, Virginia Beach, VA 23452, USA


    Description:

    Singer/pianist Zach Bridges plays soul, gospel, R&B and hits from the 60's to get participants singing, moving and grooving to popular music from a bygone era.

    Would you like to be a Program Host? Email volunteers@tidewaterartsoutreach.org

October 23, 2017
  • Visual Arts Program w/Amanda Wallace
    Starts: 1:00 pm
    Ends: October 23, 2017 - 2:30 pm

    Location: Versability Resources, 11830 Fishing Point Drive, Newport News, VA 23606


    Description:

    Amanda Wallace facilitates a visual arts experience for program participants, utilizing collage art form.

    Program Host: Sean Garrett.

October 27, 2017
  • Visual Arts Workshop with Carol Piscitelli
    Starts: 2:30 pm
    Ends: October 27, 2017 - 3:30 pm

    Location: Sentara Nursing Windermere, 1604 Old Donation Parkway, VA Beach, VA 23454


    Description:

    Artist Carol Piscatelli will lead this "Watercolor Wax Resist" program that involves using Fall images as patterns, overlapping trace with white (pale) crayon and applying watercolor washes in autumn hues.

    Program Host: Richard Mekdeci

November 7, 2017
  • Meetup & Open Mic @ Froggie's
    Starts: 5:30 pm
    Ends: November 7, 2017 - 7:30 pm

    Location: Barbeque by Froggies, 3656 Shore Dr, Virginia Beach, VA 23455, USA


    Description:

    Join us for a casual Open Mic and Meetup for Tidewater Arts Outreach supporters, artists, and musicians. Play a tune or two and find out how to get involved with us.

    Hosted by: Anna Fitzgerald (TAO Volunteer Program Director), Richard Mekdeci, & Froggie's.

  • Arts Aid for Hidden Heroes: Mask Making w/Maureen Kelleher, ATR, LPC
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: November 7, 2017 - 8:00 pm

    Location: Hampton VA Medical Center, Hampton, VA, Building 83


    Description:

    Part of our "Arts Aid for Hidden Heroes" series, funded by the Elizabeth Dole Foundation. This workshop is free for military caregivers. Participants will learn mask making techniques. No previous art experience is necessary; all supplies are provided. Sign up via email to sonja.poiter-hickman@va.gov

    Interested in volunteering as a Program Host? Email programs@tidewaterartsoutreach.org.

November 13, 2017
  • Interactive Music Jam with JuJu
    Starts: 1:00 pm
    Ends: November 13, 2017 - 2:00 pm

    Location: VersAbility Resources, 2520 58th St, Hampton, VA 23661, USA


    Description:

    Musician Gary 'JuJu' Garlic shares his love of music and all things percussive in an interactive, 70's themed music jam. Participants are able to experience a variety of instruments, rhythms and music genres.

    Interested in attending or volunteering? Email volunteers@tidewaterartsoutreach.org; please give at least two days' advance notice.

November 15, 2017
  • "I Remember Better When I Paint" Movie Night
    Starts: 7:00 pm
    Ends: November 15, 2017 - 9:00 pm

    Location: Port Warwick Dental Arts - Dr. Lisa Marie Samaha, 251 Nat Turner Blvd S, Newport News, VA 23606, USA


    Description:

    'I Remember Better When I Paint' is a feature length international documentary film about the positive impact of art and other creative therapies in people with Alzheimer's disease and how these approaches can change the way the disease is viewed by society. The film examines the way creative arts bypass the limitations of dementia disorders such as Alzheimer's and shows how patients' still-vibrant imaginations are strengthened through therapeutic art. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/I_Remember_Better_When_I_Paint