Bi-Monthly Caregiver Support Group 1:30-2:30 p.m. July 2, 16, 30. Drop-ins are welcome.
Self-Discovery and Aging, Creative Writing Workshop noon-2 p.m. July 9, 23, Aug. 6. Write to explore issues around aging, emotion and perception, or support to write on any topic. Includes writing prompts, feedback. information about writers, writing, publishing.
Positive Living Forum ("Happiness Club") 10:30 a.m.-noon July 12. Interactive gathering with speakers on wide range of topics Drop-ins welcome.
Words of Wisdom ... From the Philosophical to the Lighthearted 10:30 a.m.-noon July 17, Aug. 21, Sept. 18. Exchange inspiration, information, humor. Multiple topics explored, examined, discussed. Stories, photographs on benefits of becoming 'elders of our tribe'.
Discovering Your Inner Gifts 10:30 a.m.-noon July 19. Experiential
Art of Balance 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 27. Learn activities to improve balance, avoid risk of falling.
Elder Law: Planning, Benefits and Asset Preservation 10:30 a.m.-noon Aug. 2. Learn about asset preservation, public benefits like Medi-Cal, VA, planning for future health care issues, crisis prevention and management, what to do when care is needed.
Digital Camera How-to's: Archiving Photos and Choosing a Digital Camera 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Aug. 14. Back up photos for posterity. Learn what to look for when buying digital camera. Q&A. All events at Lafayette Community Center, 500 St. Marys Road. To register for all events and fees: 925-284-5050.
The Zombie Apocalypse! -- 4-6 p.m. June 30. Zombie Apocalypse arrives at Lafayette Library. Teens and zombie enthusiasts ages 10 and up invited for zombie survival seminar led by Bay Area expert Mitch Kocen. There will be brain food, zombie makeup, games. At 5 p.m., participants will play Zombie Tag after hours in library. 3491 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette. 925-283-6513.
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