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Michelle Berry

Event Date:
Wednesday 22 May 2019

Reading DAA - Dementia Action Week celebration for people living with or affected by dementia. The event will host many activities.

Wednesday 22nd May 2019

10:00am to 4:00pm

Museum of English Rural Life

Redlands Road, Reading.

10:00 Mayor opens the event              

10:15 YPWD Choir

10:45 Fun Exercise Session

11:15 Reminiscence sessions

11:15 Dementia Friends session

12:15 Alzheimer’s SIDE BY SIDE service

12:45 Bring your own – Picnic in the garden

13:15 Reminiscence sessions

13:15 Dementia Friends Session

2:20 to 3:00 Dance for Health - MERL

3:00pm Banyan Care – Lasting power of attorneys and more

4:00pm Close


All day events

Quiet Zone with dementia friendly helpers

Companion tour of MERL 30 mins Reminiscence sessions (book on the day)

Gardening sessions with MERL

RVA Information & advice hub


Event is supported by Dementia Friendly Volunteers, on hand throughout the day to support people living with dementia, family & friends. 

If you would like more details about this event. Please contact Michelle Berry 07834 335103 or email Michelle.berry@reading.gov.uk