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BUZZ Watch Party for Roanoke’s Healing Arts

July 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

All are invited to our free Watch Party at the Grandin Theatre on Wednesday, July 27, 6:30 pm, previewing our newest BUZZ on Roanoke’s Healing Arts.

Watch Party on July 27

Name

Throughout his life, Dr. Robert L.A. Keeley was not only known for his medical talents in the Roanoke Valley, but his musical gifts as well. So much so that upon his death, Carilion Clinic in collaboration with the Keeley family founded a Healing Arts program. Today, Carilion Clinic offers a variety of “healing arts” resources such as artists-in-residence who provide therapeutic treatments to patients and staff.

Other nonprofits are also working in this space. Roanoke Symphony has partnered with Anderson Music Therapy on regular programs for memory-loss nursing home residents. Taubman Museum of Art hosts “healing ceiling tiles” in which community members turn ceiling tiles into artwork that’s hung in Carilion Clinic patient rooms. And 5 Points Music Sanctuary provides help for everyone from children with autism to adults suffering from depression.

This episode is the third of a 6-part series of BUZZ focusing on Roanoke’s arts and cultural nonprofits, produced in collaboration with the Roanoke Cultural Endowment, City of Roanoke, and Carilion Clinic.

Details

Date:
July 27
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Buzz4Good
Phone:
540.556.2879
Email:
michael@buzz4good.com
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Venue

Grandin Theatre
1310 Grandin Road
Roanoke, VA 24015 United States
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