Drop in for a lively discussion every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. For the first 15 minutes we watch a TED Talk. Then we discuss it. Discussions are facilitated by Helen Burton. This month’s topics:
March 10 - Yuval Noah Harari: Bananas in heaven.
March 17 - Verna Myers: How to overcome our biases? Walk boldly toward them.
March 24 - David Christian: The history of the world in 18 minutes.
March 31 - Pico Iyer: The art of stillness.
For more background, visit www.TED.com. Please register by calling (609) 924-7108.
Suzanne Patterson Building
First Friday Film
Friday, March 6 at 1:00 p.m.
Acclaimed director Joe Wright’s bold, theatrical new vision of the epic story of love, stirringly adapted from Leo Tolstoy’s great novel by Academy Award winner Tom Stoppard (Shakespeare in Love). No fee. 129 minutes. Please call to register: 609-924-7108. Suzanne Patterson Building
Friday, March 13 at 12 noon
Life Insurance Secrets That Fund Seniors’ Health and Living Expenses
A presentation by Steve Schloss. Did you know that there are ways to use a life insurance policy to help pay for your living and health expenses now? This presentation will explain the concepts of Life Settlements and Advance Settlement Loans, two relatively unknown solutions that apply to both term and whole life insurance.
Friday, March 20 at 12 noon
Osteoarthritis of the Knee
A presentation by Dr. Mahmud Ibrahim, of Performance, Spine and Sports Medicine in Lawrenceville. Dr. Ibrahim will present the full spectrum of this unfortunately prevalent disease: What it is; the progression of the disease; symptoms, both physical and emotional; early stage treatments and options for more permanent solutions later on. Dr. Ibrahim is Board Certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. There is no charge for the Lunch & Learn programs.
Lunch and Learn programs are free. You are welcome to bring a brown bag lunch; dessert and beverages will ne provided. Registration is recommended; please call 609-924-7108.
Suzanne Patterson Building
Conversations On Being Mortal
Monday, March 23 at 2:00 p.m.
We will discuss the concepts raised in the book, explore what quality of life means to each of us, and work on conquering our discomfort with talking about death and dying, and we’ll follow where that takes us.
Location: Corner House ~ Room 19 (Downstairs in the building across the courtyard from the Suzanne Patterson Building)
GOT NEW TECHNOLOGY? HELP IS HERE!
INTRO TO IPAD
Thursday, March 19 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.
Learn to write, forward, send and delete e-mails as well as how to browse the internet, add applications (Apps) and to personalize settings. BRING YOUR APPLE iPad, KNOW YOUR APPLE PASSWORD AND E-MAIL PASSWORD
MORE ABOUT IPAD
Thursday, March 26 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Learn to use your camera, make albums, save photos that are attached to your e-mails, more useful Apps and how to sync your IPad. BRING YOUR APPLE iPad, KNOW YOUR APPLE PASSWORD AND E-MAIL PASSWORD.
INTRO TO IPHONE
Friday, March 27 1:00—3:00 p.m.
Learn the ins and outs and apps and anything else you’ll need to know about your iPhone.
FREE COMPUTER LABS
Tuesdays, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. and Fridays, 10:00 a.m. - 12 noon
No sign-up required. Just drop in to have your questions answered and to get one-on-one help with any computer endeavors, including iPads, tablets, smartphones, and other gadgets. Help is available for Macs as well as PCs.
All computer classes and labs are held at the Suzanne Patterson Building
FREE TAX ASSISTANCE AT PSRC FOR LOW &
MODERATE INCOME SENIORS
Fridays, beginning February 6, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
IRS trained volunteers from AARP will be available, by appointment only at PSRC, to prepare individual New Jersey State and Federal returns for low- and moderate-income people, with special attention to those age 60+ in the greater Princeton area. Returns may be filed electronically. Volunteer preparers are particularly familiar with tax regulations and rebate programs that affect seniors.
Assistance is available on Fridays, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Suzanne Patterson Building, 45 Stockton St, starting February 6, 2015. Please call PSRC at (609) 924-7108 to make an appointment.
Participants must bring copies of their 2013 Federal and New Jersey tax returns, as well as all necessary 2014 tax information, including W-2 and 1099 income forms, unemployment statements, SSA-1099 Social Security forms, forms indicating federal tax paid, property tax bill, dependent care provider information, and receipts for itemized deductions such as medical bills and charitable contributions.