Sunday, January 14, 2018

My Loved One Has Dementia - Where Do I Start?

Amy Boivin
If you have a loved one with dementia consider attending the "Where Do I Start?" workshop presented by Amy Boivin from Memory Care at Market Square. Amy will introduce Memory Care at Market Square's free monthly support group for those who have someone in their lives who has been diagnosed with memory loss.  

The workshop will be held on Wednesday, January 23, from 3:00-4:00 pm at Telstar High School and is sponsored by SAD #44 Adult & Continuing Education.  There is no charge, but pre-registration is required.  Call the Adult Education office at 824-2136, ext. 1341 to reserve your spot.

Sunday, January 7, 2018

January Events

The following events are not sponsored by Western Mountains Senior College, but may be of interest to our members.

Sunday, January 14
Nordic Community Day
Free rentals for adults and children. Beginner lessons provided by Bethel Outing Club and Telstar team members at 11:00 am. Come by the blue ski shed (behind the Telstar complex) to access the awesome trail system.
Sunday, January 14; 10:00 am - 3:00 pm; Telstar High School.

Wednesday, January 17
A Day in the Life of an Adaptive Athlete
Since 2000, the Maine Adaptive Race Alpine Team  has competed regionally against other adaptive ski teams, and also supports individual members in their goal of national and international competition. This talk presented by members of the current race team will help explain the process of becoming an adaptive athlete, from the first race to Paralympic level competition. This presentation is the first in the Mahoosuc Land Trust's 2018 speaker series, "A Day in the Life." FMI:
Wednesday, January 17; 7:00 pm; McLaughlin Auditorium, Gould Academy.

Wednesday, January 24
Local Workshop on Dementia Support
My loved one has dementia - where do I start? Workshop is free of charge, but preregistration is required. Call MSAD44 Adult Ed to reserve your spot (824-2136 x1341). Sponsored by Memory Care at Market Square.
Wednesday, January 24; 3:00-4:00 pm; Telstar High School.

Saturday, January 27
Lapham Ledge Snowshoe Hike
This moderate, 1.5 mile round-trip hike leads to ledges with views of surrounding foothills, lakes and ponds. Please bring snowshoes or microspikes and dress appropriately. Snacks and cocoa will be provided. FMI:
Saturday, January 27; 10:00 am - noon; meet at Buck’s Ledge trailhead – just north of the public spring on Route 26 in Bryant Pond.  

Wednesday, January 31
Community Supper
Come and join the people of the community for a delicious meal! No charge!
Wednesday, January 31; 4:30-6:00 pm; Bethel Alliance Church, 251 Walker’s Mills Road, Bethel.