Money Smart For Older Adults

Monday — September 16, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Join Paul Robinson, Manager of the Fremont Branch of HomeStreet Bank, to learn how to prevent financial exploitation, guard against identity theft, plan for unexpected loss of the ability to manage your finances, prepare financially for disasters, and find other helpful resources on managing money and reporting financial exploitation.

Free. Advance registration required.

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Retirement Planning 101

Monday — September 9, 2019 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Retiring soon? Already there? How will you make your money last? Will you have enough to enjoy your golden years? What about the kids and grandkids—do you want to provide for them? These are some of the questions we’ll talk about in this fun and informative seminar. Whether you have a lot or not so much, learn some tips and strategies for giving yourself more peace of mind about your finances. With Elizabeth Gray and Noemi Chaparro of Securian Advisors Northwest.

Free. Advance registration appreciated.

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Financial Consultations: Bring Your Questions!

Friday — September 6, 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Sign up for a private, no cost/obligation, 30-minute consultation with Elizabeth Gray, Investment Advisor Representative and Independent Insurance Agent. If you have concerns about outliving your money, paying for long-term care, and/or leaving something for your loved ones, this is your chance to get free professional advice. Bring your questions for Elizabeth!

Free. Advance registration required.

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Mix & Match Art Series: Collage & Assemblage

Thursday — September 5, 1:00pm to 3:30pm

Collage and assemblage are both fun ways of exploring how different materials might be put together creatively, incorporating  images into a brand new visual form. Learn these striking art forms with the help of a local artist!

(Feathers, photographs, greeting cards, stamps, textured fabrics, old sheet music, fancy papers, magazines, and small found objects like stones, shells, buttons, or puzzle pieces to share are all greatly appreciated.)

$10 members, $15 public. Advance registration required.

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Classic Movies with Scarecrow Video: The King’s Speech (2010)

Wednesday, August 21st, 3:30 pm —6:00 pm.

Scarecrow Video, a local nonprofit film organization, brings a monthly film series to WCSC! Each screening will be followed by a discussion led by one of their resident film experts. Popcorn and drinks provided!

The King’s Speech (2010)—A chronicle of King George VI’s efforts to overcome his nervous stammer with the assistance and unconventional methods of speech therapist Lionel Logue.

$2 members, $4 public. Advance registration appreciated.

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Computer Basics: Windows 10

Mondays, August 5, 12, 19 & 26, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm. 

Learn the basics of the newest version of Windows in this 4-part workshop. Find out how to navigate the desktop, use the start menu, and move files with Windows Explorer. We’ll also talk about the basics of email and web browsers and how to use them to their full potential. With Samuel Wells, Founder of Keep Calm Seattle. 

Free. Advance registration required.

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Breaking White Silence: Having Courageous Conversations

Thursdays, August 1, 8, 15, & 22, 1:30pm to 3:00pm.

Join a safe setting to develop new understanding and skills for this important dialogue. Facilitated by Chava Monastersky, MSW and chaplain with a special interest in social justice and spirituality. It is recommended to have read the book White Fragility—Why It’s So Hard For White People To Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo for this discussion group.

Free. Advance registration required.

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