Positive Psychology
Aug
16
10:00am10:00am

Positive Psychology

Want to learn about a school of thought that emphasizes individual strengths? Looking for a positive, humanistic approach to understanding motivation?Join us on Wednesday, August 16 from 10-11:30am for a talk with Lori and Mark Tuominen!

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Free Community Lunch
Jul
4
12:00pm12:00pm

Free Community Lunch

Come celebrate the Independence Day with friends and neighbors. Amherst Community Connections is sponsoring a Free Community Luncheon at Unitarian Society of Amherst on 4th of July. Noon to 1 pm. All are welcome!

If you would like to volunteer, please email Hwei-Ling Greeney at ACCinAmherst@gmail.com. Four (4) volunteers are needed on 4th of July from 10:30 to 2:30. No experience is necessary. Many hands make light work!

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A New Start
Jun
21
10:00am10:00am

A New Start

Want to live a more prosperous life? Want to work on finding happiness and good health? Join us on Wednesday, June 21 from 10-11:30 am with Mabella Mendez to discuss and learn about new ways to live your best life

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The Spirituality of Suffering - from the Unitarian Perspective
May
31
10:00am10:00am

The Spirituality of Suffering - from the Unitarian Perspective

Are you experiencing tough times? Do you want to hear about how spirituality can help you get through difficulties? Join us on Wednesday, May 31 to hear Cindy Frado discuss spirituality from the perspective of a Unitarian minister. Do not miss this opportunity to feel some hope if you are having a rough patch.

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The Course of Miracles
May
24
10:00am10:00am

The Course of Miracles

Do you want to hear about spiritual teaching? Do you want to lead a self-guided spiritual life? Join us on Wednesday, May 24 from 10-11:30 am to hear Richard Martin and John Deschemes discuss the book A Course in Miracles and learn how to interpret these teachings so you can use them in your everyday life.

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Preventing Interpersonal Violence
May
3
10:00am10:00am

Preventing Interpersonal Violence

Are you surrounded by violence? Do you want to know how to prevent and handle this violence? Do you want to feel safer? Join us on Wednesday, May 3 from 10-11:30 am to learn about tools to help you prevent violence around you. Jessica Dautruche, from the Center for Women and Community, will teach us how to handle these difficult situations.

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Living an Authentic Happy Life
Apr
26
10:00am10:00am

Living an Authentic Happy Life

Do you want to learn techniques to achieve inner-peace? Do you want to feel true happiness? Join us on Wednesday, April 26 from 10-11:30 am to hear what psychotherapist, Richard Martin, has to say about finding happiness. Even during hard times, there are ways to feel joy in life. Come hear how!

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Sailing Around the World!
Apr
12
10:00am10:00am

Sailing Around the World!

Have you ever wondered what housing is like in other countries? Are you interested in the housing perspective of a world traveler? Join us on Wednesday, April 12 from 10-11:30 am. Jeanne Ballantine, an educator who has taught on a ship with Semester at Sea, will discuss the different housing she has seen and learned about as she traveled around the world by boat.

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Bringing Comfort: Reaching the End of Life
Apr
5
10:00am10:00am

Bringing Comfort: Reaching the End of Life

Are you interested in learning about volunteer opportunities with Hospice? Do you want to know more about the services they provide? Join us on Wednesday, April 5 from 10-11:30 am to hear about this organization. Anne Burton, a volunteer at Hospice of the Fisher Home, will provide information and an account of her first-hand experience with Hospice.

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Working Things Out: A Workshop
Mar
28
9:00am 9:00am

Working Things Out: A Workshop

Are you experiencing conflict in your relationships? Do you want to learn how to resolve these conflicts? Attend this workshop with Richard Martin to learn how to work things out! You can sign up at the Amherst Community Connections office at 121 N. Pleasant Street in Amherst. There will be a workshop on March 14th and another on March 28th.

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