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Your Advanced Health Care Directive

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Monday, February 4, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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West Marin Senior Services invites you to take care of your own heart by reviewing and/or completing your Advance Health Care Directive.

Join David Lakes, MD, former palliative physician at Kaiser along with WMSS staff for a pair of 2-day workshops.

Identify your values and share them with your loved ones.

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Sarah Cahill - The Future Is Female

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Saturday, January 19, 2019 - 7:00pm
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The Dance Palace is very excited to announce that Sarah Cahill is returning to the Dance Palace to perform music by women from around the globe, ranging from the 17th century to the present day, including Teresa Carreño (Venezuela), Frangiz Ali-Zadeh (Azerbaijan), Chen Yi (China), Vítzslava Kaprálová (Czechoslovakia), and Florence Price (United States), with a post-concert discussion with the audience.
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Meet the makers at Coyuchi

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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 10:00am to Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 5:00pm
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Meet ceramic artist Gordon Bryan and illustrator Laurie Sawyer at artist reception on Saturday December 15th 3-5pm at Coyuchi Point Reyes Station.

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Community Medicine Circle- Sleep

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 10:15am to 12:00pm
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Our human bodies have tremendous natural capacity to heal. As we learn to give our precious, miraculous beings that which we need to function optimally, we bring ourselves back into balance and embody wellness. The tide of the "chronic disease" epidemic ravaging our communities could be turned if we collectively learned to nourish ourselves and each other, and supported each other in the foundational work of behavior change. 

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Community Medicine Circle- Gastrointestinal Well-being

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 10:15am to 12:00pm
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Our human bodies have tremendous natural capacity to heal. As we learn to give our precious, miraculous beings that which we need to function optimally, we bring ourselves back into balance and embody wellness. The tide of the "chronic disease" epidemic ravaging our communities could be turned if we collectively learned to nourish ourselves and each other, and supported each other in the foundational work of behavior change. 

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Geography of Hope Conference

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Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 7:00am
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The Sacred in the Land. A day-long gathering on the meaning of pilgrimage within the religious, sacred, historical, political, cultural, and racial contexts of our times. The event that day includes presentations and conversations with writers, filmmakers, activists, and Native American leaders plus songs, storytelling, a history of pilgrimage traditions around the world, and illumination of the ways pilgrimage can be a form of social activism. An optional community pilgrimage walk for attendees will take place on Sunday morning, March 17.
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Day Of The Dead Celebration

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Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
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Come celebrate day of the dead with traditional latin music, sweet bread, paper flower crafts, face painting, and spanish book give-away!!

 

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TOMALES HALLOWEEN BALL - OCT 27

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Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 7:00pm to 11:00pm
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TOMALES HALLOWEEN BALL OCT 27 doors open 7pm

Dancing, Full Bar, Costume Prizes, and Loads of Fun!

8pm “Friends, the Band”  www.bandoffriends.net/videos/

$20 at the Door, Advance at Tomales Bakery, Deli, K&A Takeaway, William Tell House or www.brownpapertickets.com, 

Proceeds support Tomales Town Hall, and Tomales Founders’ Day Parade

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HICAP Seminar - Medicare Annual Choices & Changes

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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Join this Free & Unbiased HICAP seminar from the only agency authorized by the CA Dept. of Aging

Tuesday, October 16

1:30 PM

West Marin Senior Services
11431 CA Hwy 1, Pt. Reyes

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Once You Know - A Presentation For Everybody with Mandi Smith

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Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Mandi Smith has enjoyed 30+ years in a career with Marin County Health and Human Services. Newly retired, Mandi was the Senior Social Worker assigned to West Marin. Join West Marin Senior Services as we learn about ways to help an older adult, who may not feel they need help.  
 - Learn how to assess while staying objective   

- Understand what alternatives there are   

- Learn to keep your perspective   

- Discover how to gauge timing   

- What to do if the older adult just says “No”

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Commons Connect Forums provide a virtual gathering place to those who live and work in the West Marin Community. (Access to this local online forum is limited to those who work and live in the geographical area outlined here.)

A single registration allows community members to post local events on the Community Calendar, to post items of immediate importance on Alerts, and to access all of the forums including:

  • West Marin Soapbox: Campaigns, Causes, and Discussions
  • Over-the-Hill-Gang: Rides and Errands
  • West Marin Share: Reuse materials; share information and services -  a money free zone
  • West Marin Marketplace: rentals; things and services for sale
  • Tending the Wild Collaborative: An Ethnobiology Project
  • Local Food System Initiative: Food and garden related shares and information
  • Think Local West Marin: Appreciation and applause for our neighbors
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  • Volunteering Opportunities in West Marin: Help our local non-profits

 

 

 

 

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