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May. 2018

MindWorks – Brain Fitness

May. 28 @ 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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MindWorks – Brain Fitness

May. 29 @ 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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Bill Cosby, #MeToo and Northeastern Survivors: Where do we go From Here?

May. 31 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
YWCA Green Bay,
230 S Madison St, Green Bay, WI 54301 United States
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Please join the YWCA and providers of supportive services to victims of sexual and domestic violence for a community forum. We will host a community based facilitated discussion engaging the implications of the Cosby verdict and providing a platform for victims in our community to be offered referrals that will lead to the support they have craved after many years of silence. During this event, we will provide affirmations and share information on the available resources while connecting providers in…

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Jun. 2018

Dementia Panel Discussion

Jun. 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Appleton Public Library,
225 N. Oneida St., Appleton, WI 54911

Are you a caregiver for a person with dementia? Join us for a panel discussion coinciding with Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month. Books for sale and signing. Free admission.

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Juggling Funny Stories with Chris Fascione

Jun. 13 @ 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Kimberly Public Library,
515 W. Kimberly Avenue, Kimberly, WI 54136 United States
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We kick off our summer reading program Libraries Rock! with fabulous comedian, juggler, mime, and story performer Chris Fascione! Chris brings literature to life as he acts out stories in his fun, high-spirited, participatory program. Chris is full of boundless energy and humor and has been referred to as “Robin Williams for Kids.” He delights all ages with his wondrously imaginative storytelling. Thank you to FOLKS (Friends of the Library) for sponsoring this show.

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Non-fiction Book Club

Jun. 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Appleton Public Library,
225 N. Oneida St., Appleton, WI 54911

Discussion of Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann. Led by Dick and Germaine Millard.

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Meet Wisconsin Authors: Betsy Rozelle

Jun. 18 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Appleton Public Library,
225 N. Oneida St., Appleton, WI 54911

Meet Betsy Rozelle, author of Seeking Common Bonds: 33 Ways to Build Affinity and Strengthen Relationships. Books for sale and signing.

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Adult Lunch Program: Desertification

Jun. 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Ledge View Nature Center,
W2348 Short Rd., Chilton, WI 53014 United States

Learn about desertification over soup and sandwich with coffee. Please RSVP a few days in advance: 920-849-7094.

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Downtown Book Club

Jun. 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Appleton Public Library,
225 N. Oneida St., Appleton, WI 54911

Title: The Mission Song by John le Carre. Led by Howard Porter.

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Master Gardener Presents

Jun. 25 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Little Chute Public Library,
625 Grand Avenue, Little Chute, WI 54140

This month’s theme will be Weeds! Weeds are a fact of life in any landscape, knowledge is power when fighting them. A Master Gardener demonstrates how to use online tools to identify weeds. Discussion will focus on organic weed control methods and the responsible use of herbicides.

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