Artful Afternoon

The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia and the Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia have come together to offer a fun and creative program for people with dementia and their partner in care. Artful Afternoon provides new opportunities to connect with art.

Participants are offered a hands-on studio art experience and an interactive Gallery tour to view original artworks. The program is led by an artist, and staff and volunteers from both organizations.

Program Provides

  • A relaxed and inspiring environment to spend time with those you know and others you will meet
  • An opportunity to visit your provincial art gallery to view and talk about artworks
  • A venue to experiment with a range of materials and art techniques

Location and Time

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
1723 Hollis Street, Halifax
Select Sundays, 1 - 3pm


There is no cost for this program but registration is required to join a session of workshops. To register, please contact the Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia at (902) 422-7961.