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Upcoming Events

October & November 2020
 

Book Discussion

Monday, October 19th


"The Shadow of Vesuvius: A Life of Pliny" by Daisy Dunn

10:15 am –Social Chat
10:30-Book Discussion

At its heart, The Shadow of Vesuvius is a literary biography of the younger man, who would grow up to become a lawyer, senator, poet, collector of villas, and chronicler of the Roman Empire from the dire days of terror under Emperor Domitian to the gentler times of Emperor Trajan.

Remember, if you don't want to go online, you can also call in and participate as if it were a conference call.






Online Happy Hour

 Tuesday, October 20th 
5:30 pm


Check this Sunday's email sent to members for the link to join
us and see your friends.



  
Georgetown Village Check In Call

Wednesday @ 11 am

Dial in Number 1+515-604-9094
Access Code-190-486-505


No Agenda-just call in and share your thoughts, anything you want to discuss, how you are doing, etc.

We welcome all members and volunteers to call in and let's keep in touch!

 


Georgetown Village has  various opportunities to stay in shape while at home.

Click here for more information.


Let's Get Moving! Top 7 Exercises to Keep Seniors Active | Luba's ...
Basic Training- 4 Your Body
Online Exercise Class 


To aid in remaining Fit & Well please click here






COVID - Information Call

Thursdays
10:30 am

Conference Call

Dial 1+515-604-9094
Access Code-190-486-505


GV Vice President and Health Care Committee Chair Pam Godwin is joining us at Coffee Talk this week to discuss your concerns and share information about the coronavirus. All members and volunteers are welcome to call in and join us.

 


Cocktails, Conversations, and Covid

Wednesday, October 28th at 5:30 P.M.

“Climate and Covid: Tackling the Greatest Challenges” 

with Sherri Goodman, Senior Fellow, the Wilson Center 


Join us as Sherri Goodman, Senior Fellow at the Wilson Center, provides a thought-provoking session on climate change and Covid, two of the greatest challenges of our time. Climate change remains an existential threat to our globe at the same time the greatest pandemic since 1918 is upon us. Our guest speaker is uniquely positioned to discuss these twin crises and how they relate to one another. Sherri is credited with educating U.S. military and government officials over the last generation about the nexus between climate change and national security. 




Cocktails, Conversations, and Covid


Thursday, November 12th at 5:30 P.M.

"What You Should Know About Medicare"

Come join us as GV Board Members Diana Dennett and Carol Kelly provide an overview of the Medicare program, what the program means to you, and how to change private plan options during open enrollment. Together, Diana and Carol have more than 50 years’ experience. They will also discuss the history and parts of Medicare, key questions most often asked, with answers.






 





Around Town DC has a number of very interesting virtual activities this week. 

Click here
 to visit their page and register for some of these interesting programs. For those of you who like to write, there is a writing workshop. For those who like music, there is a Concert and Conversation, and for those who like to draw, there are also drawing classes. Click here for more information and to view the schedule of events-
Around Town DC.