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Monday, October 5th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Elaine Horn, DPT, CMP, Physical Therapist, will be talking about fall prevention and the activities that can help improve balance and mobility. The “Safe Steps” program was created by Hartford HealthCare Rehabilitation Network. The program identifies risk factors for people, and works on improving those risks to decrease the likelihood of falling as well as improving overall mobility and function.
This program is cosponsored by MidState Medical Center. Refreshments are served. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Tuesday, October 6th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Please join Susan Douglas Gomes, recently retired English department chair at Lyman Hall High School, and Dr. Stephen Monroe Tomczak, MSW, Ph.D. and instructor of social welfare policy, community organization and child welfare policy at SCSU for a conversation about censorship in public education.
Tuesday, October 20th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room
Come and mingle with other knitters. More experienced knitters will have fun comparing patterns, sharing techniques, and trading tips on stitches, sweaters and mittens! Beginners are always welcome. We provide yarn and needles for those just starting out. Open to all.
Saturday, October 3rd, 1:00-3:00 p.m. in the Collins Room
Science, Technology, and Robotics!
The purpose of STaR is to excite students about science, mathematics, and technology. Meetings are open to all Wallingford students in grades K-12. The focus of this session is energy. Beginners are always welcome and new members can join at any time. Meetings are held on the first Saturday of each month. This free program is offered with the support of the Wallingford Department of Youth & Social Services. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754 to ensure enough supplies are available.
Tuesday, September 29th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Join Robert Bourgeois, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Humanities and Director of Global Studies at Albertus Magnus College, for the conversation: “Can Ecological Conversion Prevent Human-Induced Environmental Collapse?” This presentation examines the encyclical of Pope Francis, Care for Our Common Home: Implications for the World, our Nation, and our Community and is sponsored by
Most Holy Trinity Parish. Everyone is welcome. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Tuesday, September 29th at 10:00 a.m. in the Board Room
Learn how to perform basic calculations and format a simple spreadsheet. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.