Archive for the ‘Readers blog’ Category

Nurturing Parenting Programs – Thursdays – January 30th – March 12th – 12:30 to 2:00 p.m.

Nurturing workshop series includes ten individual parenting topics, come to one or come to all. Participants will receive certificates after each session. Topics include: Philosophy and Practices of Nurturing Parent, Ages and Stages Infants and Toddlers, Brain Development in Children and Teens,  Communicating with Respect, Building Self

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Join us, Friday, February 7th at 6:00 pm. We will be discussing Grandma Gatewood’s Walk: the inspiring story of the woman who saved the Appalachian Trail by Ben Montgomery.

Grandma Gatewood, as she became known, was the first women to hike the entire 2,050 miles of the Appalachian Trail by herself in 1955. She was 67 years old at the time, a mother of 11 and grandmother of 23. She’d survived more than 30 years of

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“The In-Betweens: The Spiritualists, Mediums, and Legends of Camp Etna.”

February 19th at 6 p.m. Newport Cultural Center present Mira Ptacin speaking about her new book, “The In-Betweens: The Spiritualists, Mediums, and Legends of Camp Etna.” The book is a haunting account of the women of Camp Etna–an otherworldly community in the woods of Maine that has,

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