The event took place on Friday February 6th in The National Concert Hall, Dublin 2. The event “Tea Dance Tunes” was organized by the National Concert Hall in association with The Alzheimer’s Society. The event was a part of the Dementia Friendly Communities Arts Award in which The National Concert Hall was successful in securing a small award under the Dementia Friendly Communities Arts & Culture Grant.
This event was not a fundraising event. The event was a free fun filled afternoon of popular songs, ballads dancing and musicals with an open invite to all living with dementia, their carers, family members, social clubs and day centre’s. Refreshments, tea & coffee and beautiful scones, cakes, buns were served throughout the event.
Four resident’s from Mountpleasant Lodge attended the event. The residents in the photo are from L-R Kevin Costello, Rita Heary and Betty Harte.