An Evening with Loreen Niewenhuis
Niewenhuis chronicles her 64-day hike around Lake Michigan, in search of its wild places and fragile ecosystems. Books will be available for sale and signing. This program is free and open to the public. For more information please call Mark at 517-787-2476.
The program is co-sponsored by the Jackson Sierra Club and the Jackson District Library. It will take place on Monday November 14 at 6:30 p.m. in the Sergeant Auditorium at the Jackson District Library, 244 West Michigan Ave, Jackson, MI 49201.
"State of Unions" is November JXN Community Forum topic!
The forum will be a panel discussion on some of the trends and challenges facing unions today, including the proposed "right to work" legislation. Panelists will be: John P. Beck, Director, Labor Education Program at Michigan State University; Howard F. Gordon, Staff Attorney with SEIU: Jim Pedersen, UAW National Community Action Program and Pam Schultz, President of the Jackson County Education Association. The public is invited to share in the discussion.
Michigan's Coordinated Access to Food for the Elderly (MiCAFE) assists older adults (60 and older) to make ends meet by applying for help to pay their bills. Lindsay René Felsing from Elder Law of Michigan, Inc. will be explaining the services offered by this program and answering questions.
Michigan's Coordinated Access to Food for the Elderly (MiCAFE) will be at the Carnegie Branch in the Auditorium 10-11AM.
Stretch your Social Security Check each month!
If you are 60 years or older and want help paying your grocery bills, MiCAFE may be able to help you.
This course will introduce social media pages (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn) to new users and will quickly move to a discussion of appropriate use of social media, what it takes to use it successfully, how to identify your online customer and build your online brand.
The speaker is Shannon Beeman, an Mi-SBTDC Business Consultant
Please register for this free class at www.misbtdc.org/training