February 06, 2014

FRIENDS OF VETERANS & FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP

  • Place : Wesleyan Church
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details : FRIENDS OF VETERANS & FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP ~ This group is for any military or RCMP veterans and their family members. We meet every first and third Thursday of the month at Cornwall Wesleyan Church, 780 Sydney St. (parking & entrance on 8th St.). Info: Denis, 613-931-1892 or Steve, 613-937-4474. cornwallveteranssupportgroup@live.ca

Hot Topics

  • Place : Glengarry Encore Education Cte, 212 Main St N, Alexandria
  • Time : 00:00
  • Contact : encore.education @hotmail.com -- 613-5251008
  • Details : Hot Topics Maximum 10 4 sessions Date: Thursdays, Feb. 6, 20 March 6, 20 Time: 1:00pm- 3:00pm Cost: $10 each or $35 for 4 sessions Leader: Sandra McCuaig and Bernice Barlow Moderator: Malcolm Robertson Location: Glengarry Encore Ctr, 212 Main St. North, room120 (GDHS) Let’s get talking! We want to hear your opinions on the following topics: (1) Are We In Control of Our Decisions? Speaker: Dan Airely, Behavioural Economist, will show us that the way we make decisions really isn’t rational. (2) Could Your Language Affect Your Ability to Save? Speaker: Keith Chen, Behavioural Economist, introduces a fascinating pattern that indicates language with a concept for the future correlates strongly with high savings rates. (3) Our Loss of Wisdom – Speaker: Barry Schwartz, Professor of Social Theory & Social Action, feels ‘passionate wisdom’ is the antidote to a society gone mad with bureaucracy, and practical wisdom outweighs imposed rules and alluring incentives. (4) Why Do We Think It’s Okay to Cheat & Steal? Speaker: Dan Airely, feels there are hidden reasons we think it’s okay to cheat and steal (sometimes) and that we are easily influenced in ways we can’t grasp. LET’S HEAR FROM YOU!!
  • Glengarry Encore Education

Wing Night

  • Place : Knights of Columbus
  • Time : 17:30
  • Details : KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS ~ Thursday Wing Night, 5:30pm-9:30pm. Catering available for all occasions. 205 Amelia St. 613- 932-7600.