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AUTHOR WEBINAR SERIES: ALYSON RICHMAN in conversation with Lynda Cohen Loigman

AUTHOR WEBINAR SERIES: ALYSON RICHMAN in conversation with Lynda Cohen LoigmanTuesday, December 1, 2020
Time:
3:00 – 4:00 pm
Location: Online Webinar - Zoom link sent 72 hours prior to event
Restricted to members only
Members: FREE

Join us for a lively conversation with Alyson Richman, the #1 international bestselling author of seven novels, as she discusses her latest novel, The Secret of Clouds, with author Lynda Cohen Loigman.

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Washington DC Chapter Event: Ted Talk Tuesday - "10 ways to have a better conversation"

Washington DC Chapter Event: Ted Talk Tuesday - Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Time:
7:00-8:00 p.m. EST
Location: Online
Restricted to members and their guests
Members and Guests: FREE

Join us for Ted Talk Tuesday where we watch and discuss this 15 minute Ted Talk, "10 ways to have a better conversation" by; Celeste Headlee

Celeste Headlee has worked as a radio host for decades, and she knows the ingredients of a great conversation: Honesty, brevity, clarity, and a healthy amount of listening.

In this insightful talk, she shares 10 useful rules for having better conversations. "Go out, talk to people, listen to people," she says. "And, most importantly, be prepared to be amazed."

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Where in the World is ATL TTN? Christmas Markets & Special Holiday Sites

Thursday, December 3, 2020
Time:
7:00 pm
Location: Online via ZOOM (details will be mailed the day prior to event)
Restricted to members and their guests
Members and Guests: FREE
Join the ATL TTN as we travel around the world and visit some amazing Christmas Markets and Special Holiday Celebrations!   You won't want to miss this virtual trip and learn about some special holiday must see venues.  

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Philadelphia Chapter Event: The State of Our Democracy — Aftermath of the Presidential Election

Philadelphia Chapter Event:  The State of Our Democracy — Aftermath of the Presidential ElectionFriday, December 4, 2020
Time:
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET
Location: Online via Zoom
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, December 2, 2020
All Attendees: $25
 

Passionate about making a difference in the community?  After a year like no other, and just one month after the general election, enjoy an informative hour with Trudy Rubin, award winning Foreign Affairs columnist and editorial board member for The Philadelphia Inquirer – and TTN member – in an engaging examination of “The State of Our Democracy — Aftermath of the Presidential Election”.

~ Posted by the Philadelphia Chapter

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Long Island Chapter Event: Women in Film

Long Island Chapter Event: Women in FilmFriday, December 4, 2020, 1‑2pm EST
Location: Zoom
Restricted to members only
Registration Deadline: Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Members: FREE
 Film producer and historian Greg Blank will lead an examination of the artistic achievements of female directors over the years, the dynamics of sexism in the film industry, and the challenges women often meet and overcome as filmmakers.
 

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Holiday Survival Kit

Monday, December 7, 2020, 7‑8pm EST
Location: Online via ZOOM (details will be mailed the day prior to event)
Restricted to members and their guests
Members and Guests: FREE
Join the ATL TTN as we provide some tips and have a discussion on how to survive the holidays.  With COVID in full force and recommendations not to travel or gather in groups, you may be alone for the holidays for the first time or not be able to see loved ones.  So, let's get together and share some insights with our TTN sisters for ideas to survive the holiday season.  

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The Encore Network Responds to the Movement for Racial Justice

The Encore Network Responds to the Movement for Racial JusticeTuesday, December 8, 2020, 12‑1pm EST
Location: Zoom/Online

The movement for racial justice has taken on new urgency following the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and so many others. In addition, the pandemic has had a disproportionate impact on Black, Indigenous and other People of Color. In response, many of us have shifted our focus to address directly the challenges of racial justice.


~ Posted by TTN's National Office

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Philadelphia Chapter Event: Independence Mall Walking Tour

Philadelphia Chapter Event: Independence Mall Walking TourTuesday, December 8, 2020
Time:
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET
Location: Independence Visitor Center
Restricted to members and their guests
Registration Deadline: Friday, December 4, 2020
Members: $15, Guests: $18

This engaging 2 hour outdoor walking tour of Independence Mall takes you through the cradle of American democracy. It will entertain you and reveal hidden secrets, fun trivia and light hearted anecdotes. The tour will focus on interesting and fun stories of the men and women who defined Philadelphia so many years ago.

~ Posted by the Philadelphia Chapter

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Long Island Chapter Event: Healthy Holiday Survival Guide

Long Island Chapter Event: Healthy Holiday Survival GuideTuesday, December 8, 2020
Time:
2:30 to 3:45 pm
Location: Zoom
Restricted to members only
Registration Deadline: Saturday, December 5, 2020
Members: FREE

Are winter blues getting you down?
What to do to turn it around!

When life feels like it is topsy-turvy,
Here are some tips that may be worthy.
Follow the path to inner brilliance,
That’s what inspires your best resilience.



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NYC Chapter Event: American Politics – As Seen by Hollywood

NYC Chapter Event: American Politics – As Seen by HollywoodTuesday, December 8, 2020
Time:
3:00 – 4:00 pm
Location: Online Webinar - Zoom link sent 72 hours prior to event
Members: $5, Guest: $10

In this age of political turmoil, ever wonder how American Politics has been portrayed in film? 

Then tune in to hear this presentation and watch the film clips! American politics has inspired a wide spectrum of cinema. From Mr. Smith’s sojourn to Washington, through the cynicism of the 1970s, to Oliver Stone’s presidential biopics, Hollywood has often fused politics and entertainment.

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Wine Down Wednesday - CRAFT NIGHT - Holiday Wine Bottle Lights

Wednesday, December 9, 2020, 7‑8pm EST
Location: Online via ZOOM (details will be mailed the day prior to event)
Restricted to members and their guests
Members and Guests: FREE
Join the ATL TTN Wine Down Wednesday event as we learn how to make holiday wine bottle lights.   Don't forget to bring your supplies (as listed in the description) and we will walk you step by step in creating your masterpiece while sipping your own glass of wine! 

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Boston Chapter Event: It's 5:00 Somewhere Cocktail Hour: "How to Reduce Appetite and Hunger"

Boston Chapter Event: It's 5:00 Somewhere Cocktail Hour: Friday, December 11, 2020, 5‑6pm EST
Location: Online
All Attendees: FREE

"How to Reduce Appetite and Hunger" - Top 3 Science Based Ways presented by Karen Mortka, MSN, CRNP Founder & President of WELL-Connected

The holidays are coming and we are trapped inside. What can we do to prepare? Do you feel like you are hungry all the time?  Does this cause you to overeat and sometimes choose the wrong foods? 

If so, this program is for you.  We’ll begin by discussing the science of hunger, followed by the top 3 things you can do to reduce your hunger and improve your overall health.   Bring your questions and challenges!

Please register by Thursday eve, December 10.  Zoom link sent Friday morning.



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NYC Chapter Event: A Conversation with NORMA KAMALI

NYC Chapter Event: A Conversation with NORMA KAMALITuesday, December 15, 2020
Time:
3:00 – 4:00 pm
Location: Online Webinar - Zoom link sent 72 hours prior to event
Members: $10, Guest: $20

YOU ARE INVITED TO A VERY SPECIAL EVENT:
A CONVERSATION WITH NORMA KAMALI

Wit and wisdom from the innovative, influential, and empowering wellness guru and designer.

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Holiday Movie Night - Love Actually

Tuesday, December 15, 2020, 7‑8pm EST
Location: Online via ZOOM (details will be mailed the day prior to event)
Restricted to members and their guests
Members and Guests: FREE
Join the ATL TTN as we get together to enjoy our very own Holiday Movie Night reviewing the movie, "Love Actually, on Netflix. 

Please view the movie, "Love Actually", prior to this session.   We will send out discussion questions which we will review during this session and the ZOOM details the day prior to the session. 

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Washington DC Chapter Event: Dining for Women

Washington DC Chapter Event: Dining for WomenTuesday, December 15, 2020
Time:
7-8:30 p.m EST
Location: Online
Restricted to members and their guests
Members and Guests: FREE

HOLIDAY PARTY - JOIN US!!

We hope you will join us for a fun-filled, joyous holiday season party! This month we will forego our typical voyage to far off places and instead have fun dressing up in holiday or seasonal attire, playing holiday games, competing for prizes and enjoying each other's company.

Please register by Monday afternoon, December 14. Zoom link will be emailed to all who have registered, Monday evening. Sign up early, space is limited!

 


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With Malice Toward None

With Malice Toward NoneWednesday, December 16, 2020, 7‑8:30pm EST
Location: online
Restricted to members and their guests
Members and Guests: FREE
“With malice toward none, A Post-Election Gathering"
 
If all goes as planned, the Electoral College will vote on December 14, and the last action in the Presidential election will be completed.  Then we’ll all come together as one country to smoothly move forward…NOT!

So how do we move forward?  How do we want to move forward as good citizens?  Join us for an insightful, facilitated discussion designed to help each of us understand our hopes, fears, and choices at this moment in our country.  


 

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Long Island Chapter Event: ZOOM BOOK DISCUSSION FACILITATED BY DR. ANNA KATSAVOS

Long Island Chapter Event: ZOOM BOOK DISCUSSION FACILITATED BY DR. ANNA KATSAVOSThursday, December 17, 2020, 1‑2:30pm EST
Location: Zoom
Restricted to members and their guests
Registration Deadline: Monday, December 14, 2020
Members: FREE, Guests: $10
American Dirt is an urgent, blistering, unforgettable book.
In her portrayal of Lydia and Luca, a mother and son forced to leave their Mexican home, Jeanine Cummins has given face to migrants everywhere who flee violence and near-certain death in search of only one thing: a chance at life.
 

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Meet & Eat

Thursday, December 17, 2020, 6:30‑8:30pm EST
Location: Online via ZOOM (details will be mailed the day prior to event)
Restricted to members and their guests
Members and Guests: FREE
Join the ATL TTN Meet & Eat group as we share our favorite recipes for the holidays and discuss some great food ideas.   

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National Event: Online WELCOME Orientation for New Members

National Event: Online WELCOME Orientation for New MembersFriday, December 18, 2020
Time:
12:00 - 1:00 PM Eastern Time
Location: Online Webinar
Members: FREE, Guest: $5

Welcome to TTN!  Now that you've made the brilliant decision to join us, you'll want to know more about TTN and gain some valuable tips on how to make the most of your membership.


~ Posted by TTN's National Office

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Chicago Chapter Event: Releasing 2020 and Welcoming 2021... A Practice for Letting Go and Starting Again

Chicago Chapter Event: Releasing 2020 and Welcoming 2021... A Practice for Letting Go and Starting AgainTuesday, December 29, 2020, 6:30‑7:30pm CST
Location: Zoom link provided with registration – Please save to your calendar!
Restricted to members and their guests
Members: FREE, Guests: $5
The end of each year is the perfect time to reflect on what we need to release in order to make space for what we want more of!

Join TTN member, meditation and mindfulness teacher Jaci McCarty as we practice breathing exercises, relaxation and meditation, as well as participate in light journaling.  Find a comfortable place to sit or lie down, and bring a pen and paper. This event is the perfect way to close out 2020 and start 2021 anew.

 

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AUTHOR WEBINAR SERIES: A CONVERSATION WITH LIBBY COPELAND, Hosted by Jennifer Mendelsohn

AUTHOR WEBINAR SERIES: A CONVERSATION WITH LIBBY COPELAND, Hosted by Jennifer MendelsohnTuesday, January 5, 2021
Time:
3:00 – 4:00 pm
Location: Online Webinar - Zoom link sent 72 hours prior to event
Restricted to members only
Members: FREE

Join us for a lively discussion with Libby Copeland, author of The Lost Family. The book explores the rapidly evolving phenomenon of home DNA testing, its implications for how we think about family and ourselves, and its ramifications for American culture broadly.

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Philadelphia Chapter Event: Brain Aerobics in SIX Sessions

Philadelphia Chapter Event:  Brain Aerobics in SIX SessionsTuesday, January 12, 2021, 10‑11am EST
Location: Online via Zoom
Restricted to members and their guests
Registration Deadline: Sunday, January 10, 2021
Members: $20, Guests: $30

Your mind is your most powerful tool.  Keep your mind as sharp as a tack and learn how to increase your memory power with Brain Aerobics. This class is SIX SESSIONS!

This popular and engaging SIX session series will be held on the following Tuesdays:

January 12
January 19
January 26
February 2
February 9
February 16

Sign up and give your brain a great workout!

~ Posted by the Philadelphia Chapter

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NYC Chapter Event: UPDATE on OSTEOPOROSIS

NYC Chapter Event: UPDATE on OSTEOPOROSISThursday, January 14, 2021
Time:
6:00 - 7:00 PM
Location: Online Webinar - Zoom link sent 72 hours prior to event
Members: $5, Guest: $10
Update on Osteoporosis
A Caring Collaborative Health & Wellness Presentation 

 
Clifton M. Jackness, MD will provide the latest information about:
  • Natural methods to prevent or delay Osteoporosis, including exercise, diet, and vitamins
  • Diagnosing Osteoporosis
  • Medication options, including the benefits and risks of each category of medication


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Boston Chapter Event: It's 5:00 Somewhere

Boston Chapter Event: It's 5:00 SomewhereFriday, January 15, 2021, 5‑6pm EST
Location: Online
Registration Deadline: Thursday, January 14, 2021
All Attendees: $5

A wonderful evening of singing and storytelling as Gina Coleman of the Misty Blues pay homage to the older blues made popular by the bold and brassy women of its time.  



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Washington DC Chapter Event: Dining for Women

Washington DC Chapter Event: Dining for WomenTuesday, January 19, 2021
Time:
7-8:30 p.m.
Location: Online
All Attendees: FREE

Take a vicarious voyage abroad each month and learn about  amazing grassroots organizations that are transforming the lives of women and girls in developing countries. The DC Chapter has formed a Dining for Women giving circle, part of a nationwide organization dedicated to promoting gender equality among societies in Africa, Asia and South/Central America. Using videos and other educational materials provided by Dining for Women, we engage in lively discussions, learn about the countries involved, and enjoy the company of other TTN women who share a passion for improving the lives of women and girls worldwide.


 

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Boston Chapter Event: Friday Morning Coffee Hour: From Mary Pickford to Meryl Streep - Hollywood's Star System and How it Works

Boston Chapter Event: Friday Morning Coffee Hour: From Mary Pickford to Meryl Streep - Hollywood's Star System and How it WorksFriday, February 5, 2021, 10‑11am EST
Location: Online
All Attendees: $5

This presentation will look at the history of movie stardom - how originally film actors weren't even identified by name, how Mary Pickford became "America's Sweeheart" and the first real film star, how the Hollywood studios manufactured stars like Judy Garland, Mickey Rooney, and Lana Turner during its Golden Age, how the star system changed once television came on the scene, and how actors like Jack Nicholson, Meryl Streep and Denzel Washington ushered in a new definition of stardom during the last few decades.

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Washington DC Chapter Event: Dining for Women

Washington DC Chapter Event: Dining for WomenTuesday, February 16, 2021
Time:
7-8:30 p.m.
Location: Online
All Attendees: FREE

Take a vicarious voyage abroad each month and learn about  amazing grassroots organizations that are transforming the lives of women and girls in developing countries. The DC Chapter has formed a Dining for Women giving circle, part of a nationwide organization dedicated to promoting gender equality among societies in Africa, Asia and South/Central America. Using videos and other educational materials provided by Dining for Women, we engage in lively discussions, learn about the countries involved, and enjoy the company of other TTN women who share a passion for improving the lives of women and girls worldwide.

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