Thursday, February 1, 2018

February Events

Thursday, February 8
Heart Disease in Women

Cardiologist Dr. Daniel van Buren returns for a presentation on Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) as it is diagnosed in women: the epidemiology, prognosis and treatment. He will also explore the ongoing myths about heart disease in women and how these affect the use of certain diagnostic tests and procedures.

Thursday, February 8; 4:30-6:00 pm; West Parish Congregational Church, Bethel. Snow date February 15.

Rescheduled to Wednesday, February 21
Pairs and Spares

Dine with Pairs and Spares at Camp Restaurant in the Grand Summit Hotel. Check the menu at http://www.sundayriver.com/events-and-activities/dining-guide/camp. FMI, to sign up, and for carpooling call Kay Rector (824-3333) by Sunday, February 4.
Wednesday, February 21; 6:00 pm; Camp Restaurant, Grand Summit Hotel, Sunday River Ski Resort. Snow date Thursday, February 22.


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

Thursday, February 8

Gould Chamber Ensemble
This ensemble of violins, flutes, clarinets, bassoon, and piano will be performing works by Eduard Grieg, Jean-Baptiste Accolay, W.A. Mozart, Beethoven, Chopin, and Piazzolla. Free and open to the public.
Thursday, February 8; 7:oo pm; Bingham Auditorium, Gould Academy.

Due to forecast of ice/freezing rain the Valentine Winter Games are postponed until 2019. 
An afternoon of “snowful” activities: snow bowling, sit skiing making snow angels and sculptures.  Evening bonfire complete with smores and cocoa. For a fee, adults can bring their special person to enjoy specialty chocolates and a glass of wine. Part of Great Maine Outdoor Weekend, sponsored by Mahoosuc Land Trust and Maine Adaptive. FMI: www.mahoosuc.org
Volunteers needed! Contact Barbara; barbara@mahoosuc.org.
Postponed until 2019

Saturday, February 17
Poems by Richard Blanco - Music by Tom Davis

A concert featuring new poems and a repeat performance of Blanco’s 2013 Inauguration poem, One Today, all performed by chorus, strings and several collaborating local musicians in various musical styles. Mr. Blanco will be speaking about these poems and others. Suggested donation at the door of $10.00. Sponsored by Bethel Area Arts and Music. Reception for local artists of all disciplines at 6:00 pm.
Saturday, February 17; 7:30 pm; West Parish Congregational Church, Bethel. Snow date February 18.

Wednesday, February 21

A Day in the Life of a Mt. Washington Snow Ranger
Part of Mahoosuc Land Trust's "A Day in the Life" series. Admission is free; donations appreciated.
Wednesday, February 21; 7:00-8:30 pm; Town Hall, 74 Village Road, Shelburne, N.H.

Rescheduled to Wednesday, February 28
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, February 7; 3:00-4:00 pm; Telstar High School.

Wednesday, February 28
Community Supper

Come and join the people of the community for a delicious meal. No charge, all are welcome.
Wednesday, February 28; 4:30-6:00 pm; Bethel Alliance Church, 251 Walker’s Mills Road, Bethel.