As we age, our ability to balance can change. Dr. Shadel will be here to tell us why our balance changes, what we can do to regain it, and what we can do to retain it. This workshop is geared toward seniors, but all are welcome to attend. Register in advance for this meeting here. […]
Learn how to be prepared during weather emergencies. Topics include food safety, planning for farm issues, financial distress, as well as becoming mindful when handling emergencies. This program will be virtual via Zoom. Please register in advance here. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
In June, the book club is reading ‘Afterlife’ by Julia Alvarez. Antonia Vega, the immigrant writer at the center of Afterlife, has had the rug pulled out from under her. She has just retired from the college where she taught English when her beloved husband, Sam, suddenly dies. And then more jolts: her bighearted but […]
Mary Todd Lincoln lived a life filled with triumphs and tragedies but few people know her story. Librarian Laura Keyes shares Mary’s story in an entertaining and educational program entitled “Mrs. Lincoln in Love,” which is set in1862. Visiting with ladies during Afternoon Tea, Mrs. Lincoln reflects on the Loves of her Life – her […]
In July, the Book Club is reading “Nothing to See Here” by Kevin Wilson, a moving and uproarious novel about a woman who finds meaning in her life when she begins caring for two children with remarkable and disturbing abilities. This book will be included in November’s “Battle of the Books” trivia contest, so get […]
This summer, we are hosting a ‘Happy Hour’ for older adults on Zoom! Our topic for July is relocation and finding a second home. Do you travel to a warmer climate in winter? Or did you get a second home in Michigan or elsewhere? How do you start looking? What areas are good for seniors? […]
A forecaster from the National Weather Service will join us on Zoom to discuss how the N.W.S. makes its forecasts. We’ll also get to see some examples of extreme weather! Register in advance for this meeting here. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
This summer, we are hosting a ‘Happy Hour’ for older adults on Zoom! Our topic for August is travel: Do you have any great recommendations for seniors? Let us know during this social hour! Do you have a list of Bucket Trips you’d love to take? We’d love to hear about them. And how do […]