Upcoming Events

Jun1
Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 8:00pm
Organizer: All Bodies Dance, Yaletown Roundhouse

Do Make Show is an evening of inclusive dance created and performed by artists with and without disabilities. All Bodies Dance Project brings together movers of diverse backgrounds to create original choreography that celebrates innovation, difference and creativity while expanding the possibilities of what dance can do. ASL interpretation provided.

DATES, INFO, TICKETS

Jun11
Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 7:00pm
Organizer: Judy Weiser

Repeats every month on January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November, December on the second Wednesday until Wed Jun 14 2017.
Mar8, Apr12, May10, Jun14
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 12:30pm, Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 12:30pm, Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 12:30pm, Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 12:30pm
Organizer: Room 217

Informative, accessible, and free of charge!

Learn from experts in diverse music care fields in this monthly series. Each season of the Music Care Webinar Series is curated to bring you an eclectic range of current topics and engaging speakers. From mental health to dementia care, neurological music therapy to end-of-life care, these hour-long sessions cover a broad bandwidth of music’s influence. Dozens of archived webinars are available for listening to at your leisure. 

More information here.

Jun19
Monday, June 19, 2017 - 9:00am
Organizer: Arts & Health South West

The first Culture, Health and Wellbeing International Conference in 2013 was attended by 390 delegates and speakers from 22 countries.  The 2017 conference will showcase and facilitate dialogue between research, policy and practice. 

Important dates to note:


April 2016 - Call for abstracts 
October 2016 - Deadline for submissions of abstracts 
June 2016 - Registration opens 
February 2017 - Early bird registration ends 

Jul23 (All day)
Sunday, July 23, 2017 (All day)
Organizer: International Association of Gerontological Societies

Over 6,000 professionals in gerontology and geriatrics are expected to attend the World Congress in San Francisco. 

In 2017, the theme “Global Aging and Health: Bridging Science, Policy, and Practice” will bring representatives from medicine, nursing, social science, psychological science, finance, policy fields, and other disciplines to address the latest approaches to improving the quality of life of the world’s older adults.