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Spark up a conversation with your loved one living with dementia on a guided gallery tour! Together we will explore the past while we share our stories. To register, visit our program calendar or call 812-332-2517. Memory walks are a part of the Living with History program supported by the Community Foundation of Bloomington and Monroe County, Inc. http://www.monroehistory.org/events/memory-walk-november25Find out more »
Start or continue a tradition by visiting the History Center before and after the lighting of the Canopy of Lights on the Courthouse Square. Warm up with hot cider and cookies when you visit our new holiday exhibit. Play games and make holiday crafts as you enjoy your time with friends and family!Find out more »
This free program is designed for friends and family care partners to learn to use museum resources to encourage memory sharing and help people to live well with dementia. The workshop centers on objects, photographs, ephemera, and their associated stories housed at the Monroe County History Center. Care partners will learn what types of memory activities and resources are available and how to use them to communicate with people living with dementia. Examples include using memory boxes and participating in…Find out more »