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The Science of Well-Being - Offered by Yale University Via Coursera

The Science of Well-Being -  Offered by Yale University Via CourseraThursday, April 2, 2020 through Thursday, June 11, 2020
Time:
Personal Schedule
Location: Online via Coursera

During this unprecedented Coronavirus self-isolation period, now may be a perfect time to focus on personal growth.  We'd like to make you aware that Yale University is offering its most popular class ever, The Science of Well-Being, for FREE using the  Coursera platform.  In this course you will engage in a series of challenges designed to increase your own happiness and build more productive habits. 

  

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Need A Shot of Resilience Right About Now? Join the Conversation

Need A Shot of Resilience Right About Now?  Join the ConversationThursday, April 9, 2020 through Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Time:
Noon to 12:30 PM
Location: Online via Zoom

Join a weekly live conversation for "A Shot of Resilience" as we move through the next several weeks of staying at home.  Connect to learn and share what strategies and actions you and others are using to manage and thrive through this difficult unexpected change in our lives.  Jan Zacharjasz, Principal of Coaching for Resilence  and TTN member, will facilitate these highly interactive conversations.   

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Discover Webinar Series: Friendship - Your Most Essential Relationship (especially in this time of social distancing!)?

Discover Webinar Series: Friendship - Your Most Essential Relationship (especially in this time of social distancing!)?Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Time:
3:00 PM Eastern
Location: Online
Registration Deadline: Sunday, April 12, 2020
Members: $5, Guest: $10
Have we ever needed friends more than we do now? 

What's really at the root of our need for friendship? Did you know that friendship is as important as diet and exercise to our overall well-being?

We're excited to have Lydia Denworth, science journalist and author of Friendship: The Evolution, Biology, and Extraordinary Power of Life's Fundamental Bond as our guest presenter.  Join us to learn more about the science of friendship and some universal truths that will help you better understand why we need these important interpersonal relationships.


~ Posted by TTN's National Office

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National Constitution Center Town Hall Virtual Programs

National Constitution Center Town Hall Virtual ProgramsMonday, April 20, 2020
Time:
12 PM
Location: Online via National Constitution Center Web Site


The National Constitution Center is now offering a series of virtual America’s Town Hall programs. Join these programs for free from your home computer, laptop, or any mobile device by registering on their page here. For questions, contact programs@constitutioncenter.org.



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Science History Institute Lunchtime Lecture Series: Forgery and Early Modern Science: The Case of Pseudo-Paracelsus

Science History Institute Lunchtime Lecture Series: Forgery and Early Modern Science: The Case of Pseudo-ParacelsusWednesday, April 22, 2020
Time:
1:00 - 2:00 PM
Location: Online via GoToMeeting

The Lunchtime Lecture Series is a weekly talk series on the history and social studies of science, technology, and medicine. Based on original research, the lectures are given by local scholars for an audience of our staff and fellows and interested members of the public.

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National Constitution Center Town Hall Virtual Programs

National Constitution Center Town Hall Virtual ProgramsThursday, April 23, 2020
Time:
7:00 PM
Location: Online via National Constitution Center Web Site


The National Constitution Center is now offering a series of virtual America’s Town Hall programs. Join these programs for free from your home computer, laptop, or any mobile device by registering on their page here. For questions, contact programs@constitutioncenter.org.



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National Constitution Center Town Hall Virtual Programs

National Constitution Center Town Hall Virtual ProgramsTuesday, April 28, 2020
Time:
7:00 PM
Location: Online via National Constitution Center Web Site


The National Constitution Center is now offering a series of virtual America’s Town Hall programs. Join these programs for free from your home computer, laptop, or any mobile device by registering on their page here. For questions, contact programs@constitutioncenter.org.



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Masterclass, The Baby Boomer Reboot: A Winning Mindset, A New You!

Masterclass, The Baby Boomer Reboot: A Winning Mindset, A  New You!Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Time:
12:30 - 2:00 PM
Location: Virtual


Are you ready to create the winning life and work that you deserve?
Join Lifestyle Design Expert and former TTN member, Rita Wilkins and Gig Income Guru Angela Heath, as they guide you through a life-shifting experience to upgrade the blueprint for your life.

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Science History Institute Lunchtime Lecture Series: The Mysterious Muscle: Experimental Epistemologies of Force and Fuel

Science History Institute Lunchtime Lecture Series: The Mysterious Muscle: Experimental Epistemologies of Force and FuelWednesday, April 29, 2020
Time:
1:00 - 2:00 PM
Location: Online via GoToMeeting

The Lunchtime Lecture Series is a weekly talk series on the history and social studies of science, technology, and medicine. Based on original research, the lectures are given by local scholars for an audience of our staff and fellows and interested members of the public.

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Online WELCOME Orientation for New Members

Online WELCOME Orientation for New MembersFriday, May 15, 2020
Time:
12:00 - 1:00 PM Eastern Time
Location: Online Webinar
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, May 13, 2020
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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Am I Creative? YES! 7 Steps To Activate Your Creative Brain

Am I Creative?  YES!  7 Steps To Activate Your Creative BrainTuesday, June 16, 2020
Time:
2:00 - 4:30 PM
Location: Independence Blue Cross IBX LIVE, 1919 Market Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia
Restricted to members only
Registration Deadline: Friday, June 12, 2020
This event is SOLD OUT!
Members: $15

Am I Creative?  YES!   Creativity isn't exclusively used by artists, writers and musicians.  It is a vital resource for meeting the challenges, dangers and opportunities of today's fast-paced world.  We are all endowed with a creative brain!  In this Workshop you will learn and experience the seven essential brainsets associated with creativity and walk out with tangible strategies to work through pressing and pesky problems and address creative blocks.    

Prior participants RAVE about the value of this workshop and it's long-lasting impacts!

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Inga Saffron, Journalist and Architecture Critic - Option 1: Registration With her Book

Inga Saffron, Journalist and Architecture Critic - Option 1: Registration With her BookMonday, June 22, 2020
Time:
5:45 - 7:30 PM
Location: IBX Live, 1919 Market St., Philadelphia
Registration Deadline: Sunday, May 31, 2020
This event is SOLD OUT!
Members: $25, Guest: $32
Inga Saffron writes for The Philadelphia Inquirer, which she joined in 1985 as a suburban reporter. Saffron started her "Changing Skyline" column for the Inquirer and became resident architecture critic in 1999. She has won many awards for her insightful and pointed critiques of architecture, planning, and urbanism in her city and won the Pulitzer Prize for Criticism in 2014.
 
TTN welcomes Ms. Saffron as she discusses her career and newly released book, Becoming Philadelphia: How an Old American City Made Itself New Again.

Please note:  Registration Option 1, includes her book, Option 2 does not.
The event is currently full.  Please email MicetroBru@msn.com with your request to be put on the waiting list - indicating whether you would like Option 1 (with book) or Option 2 (no book), and please include your cell phone number.

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Inga Saffron, Journalist and Architecture Critic - Option 2: Registration Without her Book

Inga Saffron, Journalist and Architecture Critic - Option 2: Registration Without her  BookMonday, June 22, 2020
Time:
5:45 - 7:30 PM
Location: IBX Live, 1919 Market St., Philadelphia
Registration Deadline: Monday, June 15, 2020
This event is SOLD OUT!
Members: $12, Guest: $17
Inga Saffron writes for The Philadelphia Inquirer, which she joined in 1985 as a suburban reporter. Saffron started her "Changing Skyline" column for the Inquirer and became resident architecture critic in 1999. She has won many awards for her insightful and pointed critiques of architecture, planning, and urbanism in her city and won the Pulitzer Prize for Criticism in 2014.
 
TTN welcomes Ms. Saffron as she discusses her career and newly released book, Becoming Philadelphia: How an Old American City Made Itself New Again.

Please note:  Registration Option 1, includes her book, Option 2 does not.

The event is sold out.  If you would like to have your name added to the waiting list, please send an email request to MicetroBru@msn - indicating if you want Option 1 (with a book) or Option 2 (no book), along with your cell phone number.  Many thanks.

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