Monthly Archives: March 2016

Health/Youth Services Idea Starter: Regional Town Hall Meeting on Marijuana

The Scituate, RI, Prevention Partnership is sponsoring a regional town hall meeting designed to address how marijuana and other drugs affect the developing teen brain. Presenters include area health professionals. In addition, there will be a facilitated focus group with … Continue reading

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Reflection Starter from Vincent Van Gogh

“Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.” – Vincent Van Gogh

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New England Municipal Government News Headlines

Recent news stories related to municipal government in New England (and issues being faced on the local level) include these articles: CT: New Haven formally introduces licenses for pedal cabs (New Haven Register) ME: Roxbury board amends tobacco policy (Sun … Continue reading

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Senior Service Idea Starter: Healthy Aging Educational Workshop

Canton, CT, Senior and Social Services is sponsoring a free Healthy Aging Educational Workshop (Thursday, 7 April, 5:00-6:00 PM). The workshop is designed to help participants learn the basics of meditation and mindfulness (including what meditation is and some of … Continue reading

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Reflection Starter from Pearl Bailey

“We look into mirrors but, we only see the effects of our times on us – not our effects on others.” – Pearl Bailey

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New England Municipal Government News Headlines

Recent news stories related to municipal government in New England (and issues being faced on the local level) include these articles: CT: New Haven may bill neighboring towns for magnet school students (New Haven Register) ME: Suburbs say housing crunch … Continue reading

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Library Services Idea Starter: Adult Coloring Club

The Maury Loontjens Memorial Library, Narragansett, RI, sponsors an Adult Coloring Club that meets on the first Monday (6:30 PM) and third Friday (2:30 PM) of each month. (Potential) participants are invite to come in, relax, and  unwind (feeling free … Continue reading

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