Monthly Archives: February 2017

Senior Services Idea Starter: “Maintain Your Brain” Sessions

The Hingham Council on Aging offers “Maintain Your Brain” sessions on the third Tuesday of each month (11:30 AM). Senior Center participants are invited to come explore new strategies designed to keep their minds healthy and active. Pre-registration is required. Background … Continue reading

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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: Recycling plastic bags causing problems in Bristol (The Bristol Press) ME: One month later, Waterville police program aids handful of people … Continue reading

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Reflection Starter from Orison Swett Marden

“Don’t wait for extraordinary opportunities. Seize common occasions and make them great.” – Orison Swett Marden

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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: Park Could Replace Vacant Downtown Hartford Eyesore (Hartford Courant) ME: Town adopts new traffic calming policy (Kennebunk Post) MA: More than … Continue reading

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Library Services Idea Starter: “Opera in the Morning” Film Series

The Wolfeboro, NH, Public Library is offering an “Opera in the Morning” film series on the first Wednesday of each month (10:00 AM). The March presentation is designed to be an entertaining exploration of Bizet’s Carmen and Rossini’s La Cenerentola. … Continue reading

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Reflection Starter from Vince Lombardi

“Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.” – Vince Lombardi

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Senior Services Idea Starter: Garden Therapy

The Brookfield, CT, Senior Center is collaborating with the Brookfield Garden Club to offer a Garden Therapy Program. Potential participants are invited to chase their winter blues away as they make suncatchers with dried flowers. The event is planned for … Continue reading

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