The seventh annual Girls Rock! will be held at Grants Pass High School on Feb. 28th from 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. This is a free event for girls ages 9 -13 accompanied by a caring adult. A day of fun workshops including Flash Mob, Self-Defense, Boomerangs, Construction, Music, and CSI: Grants Pass. Lunch is provided. Check us out on FB at girlsrockgrantspass. Call 541-476-8676 for information.
An educational workshop presented by Julie Lockhart and Jamie Barton of WinterSpring, and Dr. Kay Lynne Sherman, a psychologist specializing in grief. (Click here for presenter bios.) This training is for professionals who encounter people in grief and prospective WinterSpring volunteers who have background experience with grief work.
Material covered will include:
Education about grief—how does grief express, patterns, duration, outcomes
Bereavement support models, tasks of grief
Complicated Grief for Adults
Use of therapeutic interventions in grieving
How children and teens grieve
Listening, mindfulness, being present; companioning one-on-one
Companioning in groups, group facilitation skills
DSM for licensed practitioners
When: Saturday February 28, 8:30am-5pm
Cost: $75 for training and an additional $15 for CEU’s from NASW, if applicable. No one is turned away for lack of funds. (Limited scholarships are available based on need.)
For more information: 541-552-0620 or email@example.com
An exciting and historical event is being scheduled for February 28, 2015 to showcase the history of the Brookings, Oregon area with the focal point being the 100th Anniversary of the Central Building.
10:00 AM-4:00 PM — Walking Tour
Walking Tour guides available at information table located at the Central Building, 703 Chetco Ave., Brookings, Oregon, 97415.
11:00 AM — Cake and Ribbon Cutting Celebration to take place at Central Building. A Community Photograph to be taken.
This special two-day “sale” lets you take books and donate cash to the Friends of the Medford Library. Funds will be used to enhance library programs and services. There will be many books: fiction, non-fiction, children’s books, cookbooks and coffee table books, many in good enough condition to give as gifts.
Fill a bag with used books for just $5 or purchase book individually and you’ll be helping FOTAS help the animals housed at the Jackson County Animal Care and Control office find fur-ever homes. This event takes place the last Saturday and Sunday of every month (except December). You’ll find hundreds of books in numerous genres. For more information about FOTAS, check the website: www.fotas.org