Presentation: 2:00-2:45 p.m. Optional sign-up workshop: 2:45-3:30 p.m. (assistance with application, and explanation of supporting documentation) Learn about Prescription Advantage, which is a state-sponsored pharmacy assistance plan that can lower your prescription drug costs. It also allows you to change your Medicare plan. It may help you when you reach the "donut hole", or if your Medicare drug plan isn't working for you. If your annual income is less than $36,180 (single) or $48,720 (married), Prescription Advantage is FREE. [...]
Get some great strategies for writing a college application essay that can make the difference between a “Yes” and a “Maybe.” We’ll look at case studies of successful essays, and students who have had the opportunity to have their essays assessed by Dr. Schwartz (http://writeadvantage.net), who taught writing at Harvard and Wellesley for twenty-five years. [...]
(PLAAN) Interactive Community Session Hear Results and Help Set Priorities Sessions will be held at the Newton Free Library During the first half of 2017, over 300 residents shared their vision with PLAAN of how Newton could become better equipped to serve the needs of our aging population including how to address social isolation, increase mobility, and improve housing options. Join these two sessions to hear the results and provide feedback for what should be the priority actions going forward. Register with the Front Desk at 617-796- 1660. Free.[...]
Enjoy a Hawaiian-themed meal at a “luau” party where we will savor the last bit of summer. Be entertained by singer Tommy Rull, with a Musical Journey through the Years. Register with the Front Desk at 617-796-1660. Free, thanks to the generous sponsorship of Benchmark Senior Living and abot Park Village
Learn about the art and history of mehndi – henna tattooing! Manisha Travedi, a professional henna artist from Henna Café, will come to the Library to share the art of henna with tween and teens. Come to the library for your own henna design. For grades 5-12. Register online.