Seniors
Terra's new program expands former ElderCollege PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 17 January 2014 10:32
FREMONT - The new year brings a new focus to the program for people age 50 and older at Terra State Community College.
ElderCollege will now be known as Life Scholars, a name that organizers feel represents the mission which is to create a climate that rekindles interest and stimulates the thrill of lifelong learning regardless of a person's educational background.
The Life Scholars program is a truly comprehensive curriculum of both professional and peer-led study opportunities that span subjects from literature and history to science and politics, and current affairs and philosophy to crafts and the arts.
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Great Decisions dates, topics finalized PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 17 January 2014 10:31
Great Decisions 2014 is right around the corner. This informative discussion group will begin meeting on Saturday, Jan. 25 and run until March 1.
Interested participants will meet for six consecutive weeks from 9:30 until 11 a.m. at the Wood County Senior Center, 305 N. Main St., Bowling Green. During these sessions Bowling Green State University professors will offer timely information on worldly topics and provide an opportunity for questions and answers following each discussion.
This series is co-sponsored by the American Association of University Women, Bowling Green Women's Club, and the Wood County Committee on Aging.
The presentations are scheduled as follows:
• Saturday, Jan. 25 - Defense Technology by Dr. Stefan Fritsch
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Wood County Committee on Aging to hold tablet computer classes PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 17 January 2014 10:25
The Wood County Committee on Aging, Inc. (WCCOA) will begin holding tablet computer classes at the Bowling Green location at 305 N. Main St. in February, to better connect those in the area with the latest technology.
All ages are welcome to explore the world of tablets, including the Apple iPad and Amazon Kindle. Tablet computers may seem confusing or difficult to use, but the Wood County Committee on Aging is here to help reduce the anxiety that many feel when using technology. Whether class members already have a tablet or want to get one, there is always something to learn about these smart devices. Seniors can either bring their own device or use one belonging to the senior center.
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Senior Events Calendar: 01-17-14 PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 17 January 2014 10:30
The following events will take place the week of Jan. 19-25 at the Wood County Senior Center, 305 N. Main St., Bowling Green.
MONDAY
Martin Luther King Jr. Day - All sites closed

TUESDAY
9 a.m.  Breakfast Edition Memory for Life: Cognitive training session; register by Friday
10 a.m.-12 p.m. Blood Pressure Clinic: Wood County Senior Center
10 a.m. Class: Club F.I.T. Sponsored by Wood Haven, registration required
10 a.m. New Adventures Group: Tour the Agricultural Incubator, $2, with lunch on own to follow at Te'kela Restaurant. Pre-register.
Noon Lunch: Chipped Beef or Creamed Chicken
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Senior Briefs: 01-10-14 PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 10 January 2014 09:29
Art museum offers tour for those with memory loss
TOLEDO - The Toledo Museum of Art will be hosting a free tour for those with mild memory loss and their companions on Feb. 1 at 1 p.m.
This month's Meet Me at TMA tour, titled "Music Paints a Picture," explores the depiction of music in various works of art. Participants should meet in the Herrick Lobby.
Call the Alzheimer's Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter at 419-537-1999 or 1-800-272-3900 for reservations. The free monthly program is supported in part by Health Care REIT.
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