Blog - October 2018
Tips for Starting the Conversation with Mom or Dad about the Next Chapter
Posted on October 19, 2018 in Caregiving, Learning
While mom and dad may have worked hard all their lives with plans of enjoying retirement, their ideas of what that life will be like may be a little vague and highly flexible. Even if they have a vague idea of where their lives are going after retirement, they may have forgotten to clue you in. The best way to learn about future plans for your parents is to sit down and have the talk: where is the best place to live in retirement?
Blog - September 2018
Planning Ahead: It Wasn't Raining when Noah Built the Ark
Posted on September 28, 2018 in Learning
People thought Noah was crazy when he began building this massive ship. They ridiculed him – and his family. Biblical scholars believe the ark took between 55 and 75 years to build, so Noah spent a long time planning for his rainy day. While planning ahead for retirement today doesn’t require quite the same amount of diligence and dedication, it still remains necessary.OWLS Course Two: Staging the Afterlife: Images of Heaven and Hell in Renaissance Drama. October 4-5
Posted on September 19, 2018 in Active Aging, OWLS School, In The News, Learning
OWLS course two: Staging the Afterlife: Images of Heaven and Hell in Renaissance Drama. October 4-5.
Blog - August 2018
Crafting Activities for You and Your Friends
Posted on August 24, 2018 in Learning
Crafting is a great way to spend an afternoon or two with a few of your finest friends, creating something as a group or as individuals within a group. These items may be items you keep, give as gifts, or donate to charities to help others in need.6 Brain Games to Keep Your Mind Sharp
Posted on August 17, 2018 in Learning
As you move forward in life, your body is not the only thing that requires exercise and activity- your brain does too. It's important to do things differently to challenge your brain. Your brain needs not only physical activity, but mental stimulation as well to stay fit.