Parenting Book Series: Dr. Susan Bauerfeld
Tuesday, March 12, 10:30 a.m. – noon.
Dr. Susan Bauerfeld, a licensed clinical psychologist, ADHD Coach and mother of three boys, reviews several parenting books over the course of the year chosen for their soundness and relevance to the community. The book for March is That Crumpled Paper Was Due Last Week: Helping Disorganized and Distracted Boys Succeed in School and Life by Ana Homayoun. No charge. Co-sponsored by Wilton Youth Council, Parent Connection, Wilton Library and United Way of Coastal Fairfield County. Registration strongly encouraged.
Breast Cancer Survivors’ Support Group
Tuesday, March 12, 6 – 8 p.m.
A monthly support group for post-treatment cancer survivors will be held at Wilton Library. The Breast Cancer Survival Center, a Fairfield county non-profit, has been holding support groups, retreats and candle lightings for the past 12 years. To learn more about the BCSC visit www.breastcancersurvival.org. Co-sponsored by the Breast Cancer Survival Center and Wilton Library. Sandwiches, fruit and a beverage will be provided. Please call Nina Marino, at 203-857-7304 with any questions. Registration highly encouraged.
Wilton Clergy Association Lecture Series: How Can this Generation Speak to the Next about Violence in Society?—Part II
Tuesday, March 12 & 19 , 7 – 8:30 p.m.
In the aftermath of Sandy Hook, this 3-part lecture series sponsored by the Wilton Clergy Association, the Wilton Interfaith Action Committee (“WI-ACT”) and Wilton Library addresses longer term answers/solutions to violence in our communities.
Part II’s focus is Shaping Perspectives: Police and the Broadcast Media – What Potential Shooters and the Public Observe with News 12 News Director/Anchor Tom Appleby, Redding Police Chief Doug Fuchs (Newtown first responder) and Wilton Police Captain John Lynch.
The final segment is March 19—Finding a Way Forward with a panel composed of Rabbi Leah Cohen of Temple B’nai Chaim, the Rev. Mary Grace Williams, Rector of St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, and Imam Dr. Kareem Adeeb of the Islamic Institute and Chair of the Interfaith Council of Western Connecticut, moderated by Steve Hudspeth.
Registration highly recommended.