Free Movie Monday
Monday, Sept. 23 at 2 OR 6 p.m.
Indulge in a bit of 90s nostalgia with this fun super hero flick set in 1995, “Captain Marvel.” After crashing an experimental aircraft, Air Force pilot Carol Danvers is discovered by the Kree and trained as a member of the elite Starforce Military under the command of her mentor Yon-Rogg.
Six years later, after escaping to Earth while under attack by the Skrulls, Danvers begins to discover there›s more to her past. With help from S.H.I.E.L.D. agent Nick Fury, they set out to unravel the truth.
Rated: PG-13. Runtime: 2 hr. 3 mins. Registration is required: online or by calling 518-810-0314.
Navigating hearing loss
Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 5:30 p.m.
Are you or someone you care about facing challenges in dealing with hearing loss? Are you experiencing feelings of frustration at times over missed conversations or misunderstandings?
Join in discussion with others who are also working hard to listen and understand. Members of the Hearing Loss Association of America-Albany Chapter will participate in an informal discussion facilitated by Audiologist, Dr. Donna Wayner the organization’s founder and professional advisor.
A variety of helps available to include hearing aids, cochlear implants, communication strategies for home and work place as well as assistive listening devices, speech reading and ADA issues will be reviewed.
Death with Dignity
Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 12:15 p.m.
As we get older and look to the future, we often begin considering our living arrangements. For many of us, staying at home is the first preference but it might require some adaptations.
When that is not an option, there are many other opportunities in the community. This presentation will outline the various options, their costs and benefits, and methods for paying for them.
Presented by Jane-Marie Schaeffer, a principal of the Herzog Law Firm in Albany.
TED Talk: The science of laughter
Thursday, Sept. 26 at 6:30 p.m.
No time to read a book group selection, but love exploring new ideas? Join our Ted Talk Discussion Group. We’ll watch two or three TED Talks, and discuss. This month, we’ll dive into the science behind laughter, and the scientists who study it! Registration is required: online or by calling 518-810-0314.