P2: Placemaking –Coming Home: Weaving People, Practice, and Place

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Arena Stage, Cafe

Older adults provide a sense of place through life review and life story.  Drawing on the perspectives of a range of geographically and demographically diverse organizations, this session meld practice with place. 


  1. Investigate a proactive view of placemaking in the context of creative aging.
  2. Draw lessons from the experiences of a diverse panel of field practitioners.


  • Deb Cambell, Executive Director, Kansas City Senior Theatre
  • Ed Pazzanese, Director, Families Creating Together
  • Susan Peterson, Orchestra President, New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra


  • Victoria Murray Baatin, Legislative and Community Affairs Director, DCCAH