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Book Discussions: White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism

Monday, July 13, 2020 - 2:00pm
Online via Zoom
In 2 days 9 hours

Mondays, July 13 & 27, 2:00 p.m.

Join us in reading during the month of July and engage in two online discussions to unpack and reflect with each other. The first discussion will cover chapters 1-6, and the second will cover chapters 7-12. Check out the Ebook via the ICPL digital library.

Reversing Global Warming: Intro to Drawdown

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 1:00pm
Online via Zoom
In 3 days 8 hours

 

Reversing Global Warming: Intro to Drawdown
Tuesday, July 14, 1:00 p.m.

Join via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82174768773

Zoom meeting ID: 821 7476 8773
Presenters: Virginia Melroy & Deb Schoelerman
What role can you play in reversing global
warming? Learn about a comprehensive scientific
study consisting of 100 solutions that together
could begin to reverse global warming by 2050.

Advance Health Care Planning Workshop

Monday, July 20, 2020 - 2:00pm
Online via Zoom
In 1 week 2 days

Advance Health Care Planning Workshop
Monday, July 20, 2:00 p.m.

Join via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/93270179039

Zoom meeting ID: 932 7017 9039
Presenter: Emily Edrington
We can’t predict when a sudden illness or injury
could leave us unable to communicate or make
decisions. Learn how to start conversations about
and document your health care preferences.

Cracking the Codes

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 12:00pm
Online via Zoom
In 1 week 3 days


Tuesday, July 21, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
*Register to receive Zoom meeting ID
Presenter: Annie Tucker
Explore the institutional and structural inequities
that affect everyone and create racial disparities.
This program reveals the messages we have all
been taught, explicitly or implicitly, and how they
have affected our beliefs and attitudes about
ourselves, others, and life itself. Participants will
watch a film followed by small group discussions.
Registration required; call 319-356-5220.

Virtual Potluck

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 6:00pm
Online via Zoom
In 1 week 4 days

Do you miss getting together with your friends for dinner? Prepare your dinner and join our virtual potluck to chat with friends, see some familiar faces, have a meal together, and maybe even pick up a new recipe along the way. Sam Manton, the Senior Center's summer intern, will host this virtual gathering.

Join via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/98126350625

Meeting ID: 981 2635 0625

Strategies for Combating Loneliness

Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 1:00pm
Online via Zoom
In 1 week 5 days

Strategies for Combating Loneliness
Thursday, July 23, 1:00 p.m.

Join via Zoom:https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82631381716

Zoom meeting ID: 826 3138 1716
Presenter: Kevin Smith, MS, LMFT, Doctoral
Candidate, ABD
Discover strategies for coping with loneliness
during COVID-19 and beyond. This program is
supported by TRAIL of Johnson County.

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