4th Monday, September 23, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 26 at 7:00 p.m.
Connecticut State Representative Tami Zawistowski
presents a short course
on the legislative
process using three
examples of bills, with specific interest to
which passed by different routes
through the Connecticut House of Representatives.
Learn how our government works.
CHINESE PAPER CUTTING FOR ADULTS
Saturday, September 28, 1:00 p.m.
Learn the ancient art of Chinese paper-cutting in a
workshop led by Landi Hou.
1st Tuesday, October 1 at 6:30 p.m.
2nd Tuesday, October 8 at 12:45 p.m.
HELLO, POETRY LOVERS
Wednesday, October 9 at 7 p.m.
Poetry lovers gather to read and talk about poetry.
Bring a copy of a
published poem to recite
and discuss. Local poets can bring their poems to
read aloud and talk
of their inspiration.
CURRENT EVENTS CAFÉ
Tuesday, October 15
Join us every 3rd Tuesday of the month for a lively discussion
on current events! Here is how it will work: At each Current Events
Café, participants, if they want, will bring one article
that has been in the news recently
nd do a little research on it. Participants
will vote on which topic
hey would like to discuss the most, the
other topics will be discussed briefly.
The discussion will last about
an hour and a half.
This is your opportunity to make
your voice heard and
hear what others are thinking.
Coffee and tea provided.
MADE AN AUTUMN TULLE WREATH
Saturday, October 19
We will be using Tulle, a lightweight stiff netting,
tied together around a wire frame. Add ribbon and silk
leaves for a fabulous effect.
Registration is required.
COPING WITH LOSS, LONELINESS
AND ISOLATION AS WE AGE
Wednesday, October 23 at 2:00 p.m.
Elizabeth D’Amico, Ph.D., LCSW and Joseph D’Amico,
LICSW of D’Amico Clinical
Services will present a one-hour presentation.
Many changes often come
with aging. Our worlds become smaller and
it takes great effort to combat the forces of loneliness
and isolation; and it takes fortitude
to remain involved with our
communities. This presentation I will talk about
the medical and psychological risks of isolation
and provide suggestions
for remaining connected or re-connecting.
RETIREMENT: MAKING YOUR MONEY LAST
Wednesday, October 23 at 7:00 p.m.
Paul Muska, a financial advisor with Edward Jones, will
discuss ideas to help build a reasonable and sustainable
strategy for managing income and expenses during retirement,
addressing key concerns such as inflation,
health care expenses, market volatility and the unknown.
Monday, October 28 at 7:00 p.m.
Come enjoy stimulating conversation and a thoughtful
exchange of perspectives
on the human experience. Challenge your beliefs,
ask questions, hear ideas.
Socrates, who took philosophy to the masses, is the
inspiration for Socrates Café.
There are over 600 Socrates Cafes in
existence and we have one here!
4th Monday, October 28 at 7:00 p.m.