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Religion Events 9/27

The Daily World is happy to print your church information. Sunday events and special events only. For mid-week services, call the church. Deadline for this page is noon on Wednesday. Send to kbarkstrom@thedailyworld.com

Senior Events 9/27

LIVING WELL WITH CHRONIC CONDITIONS: There are two FREE workshops scheduled to begin soon which are open to the public. The first one is a “Living Well with Chronic Conditions” workshop to be held at the Galilean Lutheran Church, 824 Ocean Shores Blvd. NW, in Ocean Shores. This workshop will begin Thursday, Oct. 2, from 1 to 3:30 p.m. and continue each Thursday for six consecutive weeks ending on Nov. 6. Any individual suffering from a chronic condition such as asthma, heart disease, chronic pain, and arthritis just to name a few, will benefit from attending the classes. The second one is also a “Living Well with Chronic Conditions” workshop to be held at Sea Mar in the first floor conference room, 1813 Sumner Ave., Aberdeen. This workshop begins Tuesday, Oct. 7, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. and will continue each Tuesday for six consecutive weeks ending on Nov. 11. These workshops are designed to help lessen stress and frustration and help manage symptoms. The workshops will be taught by two trained leaders. All of the materials individuals will be using were developed by Stanford University’s Chronic Disease Self-Management Program. Those caring for a loved one with a Chronic Condition may benefit from the workshops also. For more information and to register for either workshop, call 538-2457 or toll free at 1-866-582-1487. The meeting sites are accessible to persons with disabilities and reasonable accommodations can be arranged when registering with advance seven-day notice.

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Music teachers to meet on Monday

The Grays Harbor Music Teachers Association’s first meeting of the fall will be at 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 15, at Harbor Calvary Chapel in Aberdeen, including the program “Learning Styles: Understanding Yours and Your Students.” A meeting will follow at 8 p.m.

Religion News 9/13

The Daily World is happy to print your church information. Sunday events and special events only. For mid-week services, call the church. Deadline for this page is noon on Wednesday. Send to kbarkstrom@thedailyworld.com

Senior Events 9/13

ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION: Caring for someone with memory loss? Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups provide a consistent and caring place for people to learn, share, and gain emotional support from others who are also on a unique journey of providing care to a person with memory loss. Starting in July 2014, a free information and support group for unpaid care partners, family members, and friends is held the 3rd Tues. of each month from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Aberdeen, 420 N. Broadway St., Aberdeen, WA 98520. For more information, contact group facilitator(s) Helen Morning Star, (360) 533-2277 or Rosie Dixon, (206) 459-8599.

Happenings 9/11

Smart Driver, formerly known as AARP Driver Safety Course, will be offered from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday, October 7 and 8 at the Montesano Timberland Library. Senior citizens completing the course may qualify for reductions in their auto insurance. The cost is $20 per person/$15 for AARP members. For more information and to pre-register, call Danny Wills at 249-8249.