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Cemetery Stories - Secrets Revealed from Philadelphia's Forgotten Monument Cemetery @ Ambler

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 6:30pm
Event location: 
Ambler

monument-cemeteryEd Snyder, cemetery blogger and photographer presents "Secrets Revealed from Monument Cemetery,"
Philadelphia's forgotten Victorian era graveyard. 

Mr. Snyder reveals how thousands of gravestones ended up under the Delaware River and how the river is unearthing long dead secrets.

Free program brought to you by the Friends of Ambler Branch Library.

Please call to register: 215-646-1072 OR register online at https://cemetery-stories.eventbrite.com

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End-of-Life Planning Workshop (#3 of 3)

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 1:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Jeanne Hoff, author of "Between Now and Then: A Commonsense Guide for End-of Life-Planning for Baby Boomers (and the rest of us)" sheds light on the many facets of estate planning and end-of-life planning.  This 3-part lecture series will introduce you to the idea of planning what you will do with the rest of your life such that you will have no (few) regrets on your last day.  How can make your expectations known to family?  What are some legal, financial and personal matters that require your attention?  No one wants to talk about these issues, but everyone NEEDS to. Today is the right time to talk about 'between NOW and THEN." Learn practical steps for peace of mind for you and your family.  Bring a friend or a loved one and start the conversation!  

3 Thursdays: October 24, October 31 and November 7, 2019

1:30 to 2:30 PM at Blue Bell

Ms. Hoff has over 40 years experience working in business, finance, and the law. She was a paralegal, business founder/owner/operator, and a cemetery sales counselor, and a member of the Montgomery County Estate Planning Council.   
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End-of-Life Planning Workshop (#2 of 3)

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 1:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Jeanne Hoff, author of "Between Now and Then: A Commonsense Guide for End-of Life-Planning for Baby Boomers (and the rest of us)" sheds light on the many facets of estate planning and end-of-life planning.  This 3-part lecture series will introduce you to the idea of planning what you will do with the rest of your life such that you will have no (few) regrets on your last day.  How can make your expectations known to family?  What are some legal, financial and personal matters that require your attention?  No one wants to talk about these issues, but everyone NEEDS to. Today is the right time to talk about 'between NOW and THEN." Learn practical steps for peace of mind for you and your family.  Bring a friend or a loved one and start the conversation!  

3 Thursdays: October 24, October 31 and November 7, 2019

1:30 to 2:30 PM at Blue Bell

Ms. Hoff has over 40 years experience working in business, finance, and the law. She was a paralegal, business founder/owner/operator, and a cemetery sales counselor, and a member of the Montgomery County Estate Planning Council.   
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Harvest Craft Night

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell



Enjoy Harvest Craft Night for kids and families!

These are easy, do-it-yourself crafts that you may take home.

Make a scarecrow with popsicle sticks, an apple core magnet, leaf rubbings with crayons, pumpkin pie, apple pie, or a leaf suncatcher!

No registration! Just walk in!

 

 

 

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Medicare Supplements

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

FAQ about Medicare Supplements

Got questions about Medicare Supplemental Plans? We have Answers!

Join us for a free educational seminar focused on understanding your Medicare insurance* choices.

  • When you can and cannot enroll into Medicare supplemental plans
  • Why pre-existing conditions matter when choosing a supplement plan
  • Understand the different plans (Plan F, Plan G, Plan N, etc.)

Presented by Brad Davis, United Integrity Group
* This presentation is for informational purposes only and does not constitute an offer or solicitation of products or services.

Please RSVP using the sign-up sheets in the library or email events@wvpl.org

 

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RENTAL: Active Aging Week Seminar

Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

RENTAL: The International Council on Active Aging will host two interest meetings at Blue Bell library for Active Aging Week, October 1-7,2019.  Come hear about options for seniors to age in place at home and to discuss volunteerism for a community-based aging-in-place services in our area.  We will discuss: 

Village Networks - a community based caring concept,

SilverNest - a home sharing concept and

Technology to make aging in place safer and convenient.

Event 1: Wednesday, October 2, 2019 7-8:30 PM

Event 2: Saturday, October 5, 2019  10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

This event is a Community Room Rental.  International Council on Active Aging is the SPONSOR of the event and the Library is the LOCATION. 

Interested parties should contact Mr. Bala at LGAWVillage@gmail.com or see activeagingweek.com for details.  Please do not contact the library. 

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RENTAL: Active Aging Week Seminar

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

RENTAL: The International Council on Active Aging will host two interest meetings at Blue Bell library for Active Aging Week, October 1-7,2019.  Come hear about options for seniors to age in place at home and to discuss volunteerism for a community-based aging-in-place services in our area.  We will discuss: 

Village Networks - a community based caring concept,

SilverNest - a home sharing concept and

Technology to make aging in place safer and convenient.

Event 1: Wednesday, October 2, 2019 7-8:30 PM

Event 2: Saturday, October 5, 2019  10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

This event is a Community Room Rental.  International Council on Active Aging is the SPONSOR of the event and the Library is the LOCATION. 

Interested parties should contact Mr. Bala at LGAWVillage@gmail.com or see activeagingweek.com for details.  Please do not contact the library. 

 

 

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