ArtAccess VSA Workshops for K-12 Children with Special Needs
Saturday, January 9, February 13, March 12, April 9, May 7, June 11, 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Drop-in studio sessions featuring accessible art lessons and activities for K-12 children with special needs instructed by OHSU occupational therapist and artists. Free, but reservations are requested. RSVP at or contact Nori Rice at or (541) 346-6410 to register. Funding for this program has been provided by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. - See more at:

ArtAccess VSA Workshops for K-12 Children with Special Needs
Saturdays, October 27, November 10, December 1, 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Art workshop for children with special needs, led by artists in a creative and caring atmosphere.  This is a drop-in workshop but your reservation is appreciated.

RSVP Here or contact or call  (541) 346-6410 to register. This VSA program is provided in 2017-2018 under a contract with the John F. Kennedy  Center for the Performing Arts.


Reflections & Connections
Wednesdays: August 15 – September 19
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Free, must register in advance
Individuals with young-onset or early to mid-stage dementia and their care partners are invited to join a conversation-based gallery tour and artmaking session. Reflections & Connections was created in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association.  Space is limited; partipants must register in advance. Contact or 541-346-6410 with questions or to reserve your spot. 

The JSMA is committed to making its collection, buildings, programs, and services accessible to all audiences. Learn more