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Feb. 2018

MindWorks – Brain Fitness

Feb. 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every week on Tuesday and Thursday
Lutheran Social Services,
3003 North Richmond Street , Appleton, WI 54911 United States
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Has a friend told you that you are getting more forgetful? Have you missed an appointment more than once? If you can relate, consider LSS Mindworks. MindWorks meets for four hours, two days per week. Class include memory and cognitive activities to stimulate the brain, activities that stimulate self-expression and language, light physical exercises, and information and education resources of interests. Class members share with their peers in a safe and supportive environment. A monthly fee is charged for participation…

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Deeply Rooted Film Discussion

Feb. 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Appleton Public Library,
225 N. Oneida St., Appleton, WI 54911

Watch a screening of Deeply Rooted. Relates John Coykendal’s nearly four decades, preserving the farm heritage – the seeds and stories – of a small, farming culture in Southeastern Louisiana. Discussion led by the Appleton Seed Library.

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MindWorks – Brain Fitness

Feb. 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every week on Monday and Wednesday
Lutheran Social Services,
3003 North Richmond Street , Appleton, WI 54911 United States
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Has a friend told you that you are getting more forgetful? Have you missed an appointment more than once? If you can relate, consider LSS Mindworks. Mindworks meets for four hours, two days per week. Class include memory and cognitive activities to stimulate the brain, activities that stimulate self-expression and language, light physical exercises, and information and education resources. Class members share with their peers in a safe and supportive environment. A monthly fee is charged for participation and classes…

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Public policy expert Susan Webb Yackee, Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor of Public Affairs and Political Science at UW-Madison, examines the growing political tensions between the Trump administration and administrative agency expertise and special-interest group influence in the development and implementation of U.S. regulatory policy. Yackee’s expertise focuses on U.S. public policy-making process, public management, regulation, administrative law and interest group politics. Free and open to the public.

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Master Gardener Presents: Organic Gardening

Feb. 26 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Little Chute Public Library,
625 Grand Avenue, Little Chute, WI 54140 United States

Organic vegetable gardening is better for our health and the environment. This month a Master Gardener explains what organic gardening is and methods for avoiding chemicals, including the practice of no-till gardening. Don’t miss this chance to learn how to grow healthier produce and have your gardening questions answered by an expert.

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Family Story Time

Feb. 28 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every week for 8 weeks
Little Chute Public Library,
625 Grand Avenue, Little Chute, WI 54140

Discover a wide variety of splendid stories from classic tales to newer picture books during this seven-week session of story time for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers. Early literacy concepts such as letter recognition, counting, coloring, and shapes will be covered. Music and fun are added bonuses! Story Time repeats each week on Thursdays in Kimberly at 10 a.m.

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Mar. 2018

Girlfriends Read

Mar. 1 @ 4:00 pm
Neenah Public Library,
240 E. Wisconsin Avenue, Neenah, WI 54956 United States

The Girlfriends Read Book Club at the Neenah Public Library will meet on Thursday, March 1 at 4:00 p.m. Girlfriends Read features books with strong girl characters, written for ages nine and up but with broad appeal. Meetings include lively discussion, book-related activities, and snacks. Participants are welcome to attend solo or with a friend or family member. Join us in reading Emma-Jean Lazarus Fell Out of a Tree by Lauren Tarshis. Follow Emma-Jean as she transitions from being an…

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Surviving the Freeze

Mar. 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Ledge View Nature Center,
W2348 Short Road, Chilton, WI 53014 United States

Learn how plants live through the winter, over coffee and bakery.

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Face-to-Face Civility: Encouraging Conversations in the Age of Social Media

Mar. 5 @ 6:00 pm
Neenah Public Library,
240 East Wisconsin Avenue, Neenah, WI 54956 United States

Face-to-Face Civility: Encouraging Conversations in the Age of Social Media Join UW-Extension Winnebago County as we explore how social media has changed the way we communicate at the Neenah Public Library, Monday, March 5th, at 6:00pm. The two hour program will consist of a brief presentation from Tina Schuelke (Executive Director, Change Management) on the topic of digital communication trends and collaborative communication, followed by active, small group discussion on the topic of social media and how it impacts our…

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Books & Brews Book Club

Mar. 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Seth’s Coffee,
106 E Main Street, Little Chute, WI 54140 United States

Title: All I Know About Animal Behavior I Learned In Loehmann’s Dressing Room Author: Erma Bombeck Books & Brews meets on the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at Seth’s Coffee in Little Chute. New members welcome… just read the book and show up!

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