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Dietitian Chat: Spice up your Life! 11:00 am
Dietitian Chat: Spice up your Life!
Mar 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Spices and herbs have been used for centuries as medicine, but also as a way to bring our food to life with flavor. Come learn about the benefits of cooking with spices and herbs and how to incorporate them into your diet. Advance registration required by February 26. Limited space. Free
Free AARP Driver Safety Course 12:00 pm
Free AARP Driver Safety Course
Mar 6 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Participants receive a comprehensive course workbook with an emphasis on safety strategies for older drivers. The course also covers normal changes and reaction time associated with aging, and provides practical techniques to adjust for these changes. Most insurance companies in Ohio offer a premium discount to people who have completed this Safety Course. Participants should contact their insurance company for more details. Please bring your driver’s license and AARP membership card, if you are a member. Advance registration and fee required by Thursday, February 28. ($15 – AARP Members, $20
AARP Driver Safety Course 4:30 pm
AARP Driver Safety Course
Mar 6 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
This in-depth course will cover the “rules of the road” with an emphasis on safety strategies for older drivers covering normal changes in vision, hearing, and reaction time associated with aging, and provides practical techniques to adjust for these changes. Watch for additional information in the next upcoming Navigator. Advance registration and fee required by Thursday, February 28. ($15 – AARP Members, $20 – Non-AARP Members). May be eligible for an insurance discount. Limited space.
TRIAD 1:00 pm
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
In cooperation with the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. TRIAD is a partnership of seniors, government officials, area law enforcement, crime prevention, and consumer protection agencies. Discussions include new scams targeting seniors and safety information.TRIAD: In cooperation with the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. 1:00pm Fitzgerald Room
Did You Know: Florence Harding 1:00 pm
Did You Know: Florence Harding
Mar 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Florence Harding, wife of 29th President Warren G. Harding, often said to be the first modern first lady. For the intelligent, politically perceptive First Lady, defining her role in the White House came naturally. Explore Mrs. Harding’s story, and find out how her influence raised the bar for other women slated to do great things. Advance registration and $2 fee required by March 14.
Parkinson’s Support Group of Hancock County 1:15 pm
Hancock Historical Museum: Brothels 10:30 am
Hancock Historical Museum: Brothels
Mar 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Provided in cooperation with the Hancock Historical Museum with Jinny Geaman facilitating. Free
Talk of the Town with WGTE Public Media: The Storied Life of Millie Benson 2:00 pm
Talk of the Town with WGTE Public Media: The Storied Life of Millie Benson
Mar 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In honor of Women’s History month, this inspirational film recounts the inspiring life story of author, reporter and adventurer Mildred Wirt Benson. Benson, who died in 2002 at the age of 96, better known as Carolyn Keene, the ghostwriter of the first 23 Nancy Drew mysteries. Advance registration required by March 18. Free
Hanneman Funeral Homes Lunch & Learn Series: Life Remembrance Options Making a Service Memorable Through Personalization 12:00 pm
Hanneman Funeral Homes Lunch & Learn Series: Life Remembrance Options Making a Service Memorable Through Personalization
Mar 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Most events in life are planned in a way to make it special and “personal”. A funeral should be no different and funeral homes are seeing more and more people who want to have a personal tribute that goes beyond just the “typical” funeral. This program will look at the many ways to make an end of life tribute personal and special. Lunch provided with limited seating. Advance registration required by March 22. Free
Metta Meditation 6:00 pm
Mar 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join volunteers David Bettenhausen and Carla Bogni-Kidd to learn Metta Meditation, a concentration practice, to promote benevolence, loving-kindness, friendliness, amity, good will, and active interest in others. Advance registration and $2 fee required in advance.
Ultra Seniors: Coach Ron Niekamp 10:00 am
Ultra Seniors: Coach Ron Niekamp
Mar 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
For those over 70, this event helps keep seniors active and engaged. Meetings structured around education, technology awareness, travel, safety and health, starting a new business, and self-help. Coach Niekamp discusses the University of Findlay’s undefeated basketball season in ‘09 and being named National Coach of the Year. Free
Ultra Seniors 11:00 am
Mar 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Last Friday each month, 10:00 – 11:30am Ultra Seniors, for those 70 and over, is to keep our seniors active and engaged by hoping to prevent or lessen the effect of cognitive disorders such as Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease – and just sheer loneliness. Meetings structured around education, technology awareness, travel, safety and health, starting a new business, and self-help.