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Aging with Grace

Event Type: Adult
Date: 10/25/2022
Start Time: 12:30 PM
End Time: 2:00 PM
Description:
 As we age, our view of the world changes from thinking we may have all the time in the world to accomplish things, to a more limited view of how much time we have left on this planet. When we retire from a life of work, we sometimes are puzzled and frustrated, we develop a different relationship with time and how to make our days meaningful. We also may feel that we donít want to burden our children and friends with the many thoughts that are circling our brains daily, thoughts that may be hard to accept, negative thinking, loss of control and mainly fear.

In Aging with Grace, we will have the opportunity to share those feelings and concerns in a safe, friendly, and welcoming atmosphere. We will trust each other to honor those feelings and support one another in this next chapter of our lives.

Registration for this event is recommended, but not required.

Location: Community Room
Other Information:
 About the Facilitator: Carole Penner has been a Special Education teacher for the past 35 years. She has an M.A. in Educational Theatre from New York University, an M.S. Ed. in Special Education from the City University of New York, a Graduate Certificate in Restorative Practice and is currently studying for a Masters in Restorative Practice at the International Institute for Restorative Practice in Bethlehem, PA. Her training includes certification as a facilitator for Restorative Circles and as a Trainer for Restorative Practice. As a person of advanced years, Carole is interested in the important conversations regarding the aging process and how they affect quality of life.
Contact: Gabrielle Esposito
Contact Number: (845) 831-1134x105
Status: Closed