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Dietitian Chat: Beans – The Pantry Staple and Nutrition Star 11:00 am
Dietitian Chat: Beans – The Pantry Staple and Nutrition Star
Feb 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dried or canned, beans provide many nutrients which make this affordable pantry stable a superstar. Learn about the many nutrients beans provide, the different varieties, and how to incorporate beans into the diet. Advance registration required by January 29. Limited space. Free
Super Bowl Party 11:00 am
Super Bowl Party
Feb 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Super Bowl Party Support your favorite Super Bowl team by showing your colors. Enjoy some of your favorite tailgate foods in the café.
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Afternoon Conversation: Origins of the National Parks 1:00 pm
Afternoon Conversation: Origins of the National Parks
Feb 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
This presentation will examine the history of the US National Park System from the creation of Yellowstone National Park in 1872 to the establishment of the National Park Service in 1916. Standards for the early national parks and management problems in the parks will be emphasized. Dr. Kathy Mason, Professor of History Chair, U of F Department of History, Law, and Gender Studies presents. Advance registration required to attend by January 30. Free
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Diabetes Support Group: Herbal Allies for Stressful Times 10:00 am
Diabetes Support Group: Herbal Allies for Stressful Times
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Learn how you can utilize herbs to calm and rebuild frayed nerves, aid in restful sleep, settle a nervous stomach, relax tense muscles, quiet a chattering mind, ease an aching heart, and generally help bring peace to our days with herbalist, Sarah Williams. Advance registration required by February 1. Free
Thrive Over 50 Educational Series with Anne Hayes 6:00 pm
Thrive Over 50 Educational Series with Anne Hayes
Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Tuesdays, January 8 – February 19, 10:30 – 11:30am. Wednesdays, January 9 – February 20, 6:00 – 7:00pm. Learn the components and science behind how nutrient dense foods can be the medicine to ward off disease, build your immune system and more. Must be a 50 North member. Advance registration and $4 fee required, per session, or all six sessions for $20. January 8 & 9 – Cardiac Disease/Cholesterol Health/Cancer January 15 & 16 – Diabetes January 22 & 23 – Brain Health/Depression/Mood Disorders February 5 & 6 – Gut
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TRIAD 1:00 pm
TRIAD
Feb 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
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BREAKFAST 7:30 am
BREAKFAST
Feb 9 @ 7:30 am – 10:00 am
Second Saturday of every month, 7:30am. until 10:00am. . . . . . . . . . $6.00* Buffet includes: Breakfast meat, home fries, oatmeal bar, pancakes or french toast, egg bake, pastries, toast and coffee * Scholarships are available. Contact our Outreach Department at 419-423-8496 for assistance.
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Health Series: Heart Health 1:00 pm
Health Series: Heart Health
Feb 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Learn about types of Heart Health, causes, facts, symptoms and treatments. Hear the latest news and facts on diseases and disorders. Advance registration required by February 7.
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Thrive Over 50 Educational Series with Anne Hayes 6:00 pm
Thrive Over 50 Educational Series with Anne Hayes
Feb 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Tuesdays, January 8 – February 19, 10:30 – 11:30am. Wednesdays, January 9 – February 20, 6:00 – 7:00pm. Learn the components and science behind how nutrient dense foods can be the medicine to ward off disease, build your immune system and more. Must be a 50 North member. Advance registration and $4 fee required, per session, or all six sessions for $20. January 8 & 9 – Cardiac Disease/Cholesterol Health/Cancer January 15 & 16 – Diabetes January 22 & 23 – Brain Health/Depression/Mood Disorders February 5 & 6 – Gut
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Valentine’s Day 11:00 am
Valentine’s Day
Feb 14 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Valentine’s Day Join us in the café and receive a sweet treat.
NEW! Valentine’s Day Comedy Dessert Theatre with Vicky McClurkin and Harry Stockton 6:30 pm
NEW! Valentine’s Day Comedy Dessert Theatre with Vicky McClurkin and Harry Stockton
Feb 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
A comedy filled evening featuring Vicky McClurkin and Harry Stockton in the hilarious one act, I’M HERBERT. Special appearance by The Laugh Factory. Enjoy wonderful desserts and co fee as we celebrate Valentine’s Day. Advance registration and $10 fee required by Friday, February 8. Limited space. y
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CLOSED
CLOSED
Feb 18 all-day
 
Parkinson’s Support Group of Hancock County 1:15 pm
Parkinson’s Support Group of Hancock County
Feb 18 @ 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Third (3rd) Monday of each month, 1:15pm Meetings at 50 North
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Hancock Historical Museum: Emory Adams 10:30 am
Hancock Historical Museum: Emory Adams
Feb 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Conducted in cooperation with the Hancock County Historical Museum. Virginia “Jinny” Geaman facilitates. Free
NEW! Did You Know: Warren Harding? 1:00 pm
NEW! Did You Know: Warren Harding?
Feb 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
With World War I barely over, the United States’ new president, Warren G. Harding, found himself with a mountain of social, economic and international problems on his desk. Historians often interpret Harding’s presidential campaign slogan, “A Return to Normalcy,” only as a catchy – but empty – phrase. History often has a little-known side, and we will discover how Harding set the course for America’s next era. Sherry Hall, Director of the Harding Home Presidential Site, presents. Advance registration and $2 fee required by February 15.
Thrive Over 50 Educational Series with Anne Hayes 6:00 pm
Thrive Over 50 Educational Series with Anne Hayes
Feb 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Tuesdays, January 8 – February 19, 10:30 – 11:30am. Wednesdays, January 9 – February 20, 6:00 – 7:00pm. Learn the components and science behind how nutrient dense foods can be the medicine to ward off disease, build your immune system and more. Must be a 50 North member. Advance registration and $4 fee required, per session, or all six sessions for $20. January 8 & 9 – Cardiac Disease/Cholesterol Health/Cancer January 15 & 16 – Diabetes January 22 & 23 – Brain Health/Depression/Mood Disorders February 5 & 6 – Gut
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Girls Night Out: Wine and Chocolate 6:00 pm
Girls Night Out: Wine and Chocolate
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
It’s our annual “Wine and Chocolate” evening! Bring your friends for a fun evening of wine sampling as we pair them with chocolate delicacies. It’s a fun Girls Night Out you will not want to miss! Advance registration and $10 fee required by February 15. Limited space.
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Ultra Seniors 10:00 am
Ultra Seniors
Feb 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
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.
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Technology 101: Robocalls and Unwanted Calls 1:00 pm
Technology 101: Robocalls and Unwanted Calls
Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Did you answer your phone only to hear a recorded message? If yes, then you just experienced a robocall. This presentation will help provide the best information on how to block these calls. Advance registration required by February 21. Free
How Money Matters in Your Housing Transition: Options for a Variety of Financial Situations 6:00 pm
How Money Matters in Your Housing Transition: Options for a Variety of Financial Situations
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Area realtors Kim Leeper, Shannon Roof, and Lynn Sopher discuss a variety of financing options for senior home transitioning before you move or sell. Advance registration required by February 21. Free
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NEW! Hanneman Funeral Homes Lunch & Learn Series: Life Remembrance Options 12:00 pm
NEW! Hanneman Funeral Homes Lunch & Learn Series: Life Remembrance Options
Feb 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
This program will look at the almost limitless options that can be considered when planning for a funeral service or Life Remembrance. It will walk the attendees through the process of planning an organized and well thought out event. Lunch provided with limited seating. Advance registration required by February 25. Free
Time to Declutter 6:00 pm
Time to Declutter
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The upcoming spring season is a great time to consider downsizing. Learn from professional Sherri France who will offer great tips and advice to tackle the job of moving and downsizing. Advance registration required by February 25. Free
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Health Series: Sugar, the not so Sweet Truth 10:00 am
Health Series: Sugar, the not so Sweet Truth
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Have a sweet tooth? Learn how sugar is anything but sweet when it comes to your health. Advance registration required by February 25. Free