Sunday, May 26, 2019 - 9:15am to 10:15am
Susan B. Anthony room
Norma Jean Wilkes, "'What's All This Craziness?'": Stigma and Mental Illness
Sunday, May 26, 2019 - 9:15am to 10:15am
Emerson Thoreau rooms
The poetry collection, Blue Star, uses letters, census reports, documents, and old stories, true and partially true, to tell of one family through 150 years of war. Barbara will share several poems as well as pieces from the stage play, Company K, which is based on letters from World War I soldiers on the front line, and will look forward to a lively discussion of war and its effect on families throughout the generations.
Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 9:15am to 10:15am
Susan B. Anthony room
Let's have some fun and get to know more about one another in a lighthearted way. We;ll play simple bonding games and share at your comfort level.
Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 9:15am to 10:15am
Emerson Thoreau rooms
Ken Ostberg will show photos and tell us of his and Andi's early summer travels in Portugal and Northern Spain.
Sunday, June 9, 2019 - 9:15am to 10:15am
Susan B. Anthony room
We'll look at thinkers as diverse as Erasmus and 50 Cent. We'll also take a look at how the body can express humanist defiance in the face of the absurd.
Sunday, June 9, 2019 - 9:15am to 10:15am
Emerson Thoreau rooms
Perhaps you have wanted to try yoga but haven't yet, or perhaps you have a yoga, mindfulness or self care practice but are unsure how they can apply to social action and community healing. Join Suzy McCalley, Founder and Director of Breathing Access and The Breathing Room to uncover myths we have about yoga in the West and to find out how everyone can practice it. This will be an interactive conversation with lots of discussion.
Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 9:15am to 10:15am
Mr. Newman's home - 3960 Poindexter (left off Shattalon driving north from Robinhood)
John Newman is Winston-Salem's most prominent landscape architect. Study the garden he designed for the William G. White YMCA; you'll begin to spot his work as you drive around.
Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 9:15am to 10:15am
Emerson Thoreau rooms
Prison inmates learn compassion, a new skill, and the power of unconditional love through the "New Leash on Life" dog training program. The dogs go from being unadoptable animals to trained, loving pets, and recidivism rates for inmates in prisons is significantly reduced. Cindy Naylor will tell us all about this program that gives both men and dogs a New Leash on Life
Sunday, June 23, 2019 - 9:15am to 10:15am
Susan B. Anthony room
"Dreams, Body, Canvas: The Natural Landscapes, Social Contexts, and Religious Beliefs That Have Shaped the Art of Australia's Aboriginal Peoples"
Sunday, June 23, 2019 - 9:15am to 10:15am
Emerson Thoreau rooms
Carol and Don have recently traveled to Georgia, in the Caucasus region of Eurasia. They will give a travelogue, which will surely include lots of beautiful photos of birds and other interesting scenes in Georgia.

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