Monday 16 May

Music in Motion - 11am

B&H Music for Connection's free interactive dementia-friendly music session: familiar and new songs, sound-making, movement, and fun! 

For more details, send an email to or phone 01273 569 096.


Tuesday 17 May

One Garden tour, music and picnic - 11am to 2pm

Meet at Hop50+ to board a Brighton & Hove bus to One Garden for a tour, live music from Movingsounds and a picnic. This is a free event.

To book ahead, phone 01273 729 603. This event is hosted by Hop50+.

Dementia Café - 1:30pm to 3pm

Dementia Café at Patching Lodgeincluding refreshments. It costs £2 and you don't need to book.

Ingredients Cards Model - 4pm to 5:30pm

The Ingredients Cards are designed to support meaningful moments with a person with dementia. Ingredients Cards Model is led by Story Chaplain.

Book through Time to Talk Befriending - send an email to or phone 01273 737 710. Zoom session. Closing date 13 May.

Celebratory Drawing and Making for dementia

This session is for Brooke Mead residents only. Led by Fabrica artist-facilitator Jane Fordham.


Wednesday 18 May

Take Notice: a dementia friendly conversation event - 10am to 11:30am

A lively conversational event led by Charlotte Cranridge and inspired by Fabrica's current exhibition. This event costs £3 and includes free warming refreshments.

You can book online with Fabrica.

Market Place Event - 10am to 3pm

Age UK West Sussex Brighton & Hove is hosting an information event at the Eastbrooke Centre with other local partners to share information on their services. You can drop in any time, there's no need to book. There will be refreshments for sale at the event.

We are LGBTQ+ People Affected by Dementia: Ask Us Anything - 2pm to 3:30pm

LGBTQ dementia advisory group are hosting a webinar. You can register for the two-part webinar on Eventbrite. 

Sign up for the first webinar

Thursday 19 May

Strength and Balance Class - 10:45am to 11:30am

Active For Life class at Patching Lodge. Free event. No booking required.


Friday 20 May

Hangleton and Knoll Pop-up Memory Café - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

This is a free event at St Richards Community Centre

Music for Connection, refreshments, activities, hand massage and raffle.

To book phone Clare on 01273 410 858 / 07422 692845 or send an email to

Music in Motion - 11:15am

B&H Music for Connection's free interactive dementia-friendly music sessions: familiar and new songs, sound-making, movement, and fun! 

For more details send an email to or phone 01273 569 096.

Throughout the week

Celebrating Creativity 

An exhibition of art works and photographs of creative workshops in Brooke Mead shared spaces, made by and with Brooke Mead residents and Fabrica. 

This is a private event for Brooke Mead residents.