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One Day University Online Membership

One Day University Online MembershipThursday, April 16, 2020 through Thursday, July 16, 2020
Time:
Personal Schedule
Location: Live Streamed Online or Recorded Video
Restricted to members only
Members: FREE

We are excited to announce that our TTN Philadelphia Chapter has once again partnered with ONE DAY UNIVERSITY to offer our TTN members a free month of  One Day U online membership. You may continue your membership at $7.95 a month.

Check out the Upcoming Schedule of Online Events.



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Stress Management

Stress ManagementWednesday, July 8, 2020
Time:
11: 00 AM - 12:00PM
Location: Online - Zoom ID sent 72 hours prior to event
Restricted to members and their guests
This event is SOLD OUT!
Members: FREE, Guests: $10

We all have stress in our lives.

Sometimes we can feel especially stressed because of a bad interaction with someone, too much work, or the new restrictions of daily life in the time of Coronavirus.

The trick is to maximize the positive stress and to minimize the negative stress.Negative stress can keep you from feeling and performing your best —mentally, physically and emotionally.


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Philadelphia Chapter Pop Up Event: Holistic & Alternative Health Care

Philadelphia Chapter Pop Up Event:   Holistic & Alternative Health CareThursday, July 9, 2020
Time:
10:00 - 12:00 pm
Location: Online via Zoom

Penn’s Village has organized an exciting panel of local experts who will give an overview of different types of holistic health care covering acupuncture, Oriental medicine, and macrobiotic diet. Each section will have a 25 minute presentation followed by 30 minutes of questions and answers. There will be a 10-15 minute break between the second and third panelist presentations.



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Exclusive Pre-Release Screening of RADIOACTIVE and Live Q &A with Director Marjane Satrapi and Actor Rosamund Pike.

Exclusive Pre-Release Screening of RADIOACTIVE and Live Q &A with Director Marjane Satrapi and Actor Rosamund Pike.Monday, July 13, 2020 through Saturday, July 18, 2020
Time:
Details below
Location: Virtual Event - link & password will be sent to you before the screening.

Choose one virtual screening of Radioactive,: $10 Member price.

Monday, July 13th at 4:00pm EST or Tuesday, July 14th at 7:30pm EST
 

TTN members are invited to an exclusive screening of  Radioactive, a cutting-edge historical feature film, directed by Marjane Satrapi (author of the award-winning novel Persepolis).

It documents the journey through Marie Curie’s (Rosamund Pike) enduring legacy from the 1870s through to modern day—her passionate partnerships, scientific breakthroughs, and her enduring impact on the universe.
 
Live Q & A with director Marjane Satrapi & Rosamund Pike is Sat Jul 18 4PM. 

 

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Parenting Adult Children in the Pandemic

Parenting Adult Children in the PandemicTuesday, July 14, 2020
Time:
5:30-6:30pm Central Time
Location: Zoom link provided with registration – Please save to your calendar!
All Attendees: FREE

Parenting Adult Children in the Pandemic

An Invitation from the TTN Chicago Chapter

 
The saying, “Once a parent, always a parent” is relevant during our pandemic, as
many TTN members struggle with keeping their anxiety at bay when
communicating with adult children. TTN members find that the worries and
concerns they’ve always had for their children are magnified and more intense
during this time.

Join us as Cara Pollard, PCI Certified Parent Coach, shares ways parents can
address their own fears while still supporting their adult children. She’ll help
members learn how to let go of the situations that are beyond their control. 
Together we will explore some instances of adult children now worrying about their parents’ risk of exposure.
 


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NOSTALGIC REMEMBRANCE OF “BURNS & ALLEN”

Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Time:
11:00 AM
Location: Virtual/Zoom
Restricted to members only
Members: FREE
Classic straight man, George Burns, and his ditzy but loveable wife, Gracie Allen, began in vaudeville and effortlessly moved into radio, movies, and television.  Here is the personal and professional story, depicting their lives both on and off the stage and screen.

 

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TTN Meet at the Movies - Home Edition

TTN Meet at the Movies - Home EditionWednesday, July 15, 2020
Time:
6-7:15pm Central Time
Location: Zoom link provided with registration – Please save to your calendar!
All Attendees: FREE

TTN Meet at the Movies! Home Edition
An Invitation from the TTN Chicago Chapter

Since movie theatres are closed for the foreseeable future, TTN Chicago is bringing Meet Me at the Movies home!

Our first home outing will be the 9-part miniseries Mrs. America (watch the trailer here) The series is loosely based on the story of the movement to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, and the unexpected backlash led by Phyllis Schlafly, played by Kate Blanchett. Through the eyes of the women of that era—both Schlafly and second-wave feminists Gloria Steinem, Betty Friedan, Shirley Chisholm, Bella Abzug and Jill Ruckelshaus—the series explores how one of the toughest battlegrounds in the culture wars of the '70s helped give rise to the Moral Majority and shifted the American political landscape.

Watch the series on your own at home and then join us for lively discussion.



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Author Webinar: JULIE SATOW, AUTHOR OF THE PLAZA: THE SECRET LIFE OF AMERICA’S MOST FAMOUS HOTEL

Author Webinar: JULIE SATOW, AUTHOR OF THE PLAZA: THE SECRET LIFE OF AMERICA’S MOST FAMOUS HOTELThursday, July 16, 2020, 3‑4pm EDT
Location: Online Webinar - Zoom ID sent 72 hours prior to event
Restricted to members only
Members: FREE

Learn about the fascinating history of the Plaza Hotel, one of NYC’s most famous landmarks, in a converstion with author and journalist Julie Satow.

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Online WELCOME Orientation for New Members

Online WELCOME Orientation for New MembersFriday, July 17, 2020
Time:
12:00 - 1:00 PM Eastern Time
Location: Online Webinar
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, July 15, 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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Philadelphia Chapter Event: Philadelphia History Through Its Architecture

Philadelphia Chapter Event:  Philadelphia History Through Its ArchitectureTuesday, July 21, 2020
Time:
10:00 - 11:30 AM
Location: Online via Zoom
Restricted to members and their guests
Registration Deadline: Thursday, July 16, 2020
Members: $5, Guests: $10

Winston Churchill said that “We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us.” In this lecture Warren Williams will introduce us to six buildings around Philadelphia; some from as early as the colonial period and some as late as just a few years ago. He’ll talk about who built them, why they were built and then go on to look at their impact on other buildings and society. By the end of the talk Mr. Williams hopes that his audience will think of buildings not as just isolated objects but as players in larger, and often fascinating, stories.



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Mindful Volunteering: One Size Does Not Fit All

Mindful Volunteering:  One Size Does Not Fit AllWednesday, July 22, 2020
Time:
12 noon - 1:30 p.m.
Location: Online
Restricted to members and their guests
Members and Guests: FREE

Cristin Caine, Founder and CEO of Charity Connect,  believes the full and expansive benefits of volunteering can only be reached when the service opportunity fits with the volunteer’s true interests, availability and goals. Drawing upon her experience matching and on-boarding volunteers with organizations, Cristin will discuss ways to incorporate service into your lives.
 
 

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Philadelphia Chapter Event: Anti-Racism: Historical Roots of Racism and Why Now is the Time for Change

Philadelphia Chapter Event: Anti-Racism:  Historical Roots of Racism and Why Now is the Time for ChangeThursday, July 23, 2020, 1‑2:30pm EDT
Location: Online via Zoom
Restricted to members only
Registration Deadline: Monday, July 20, 2020
Members: $10

Join us for an educational and interactive program to learn more about the historical roots of racism, its adverse impacts on the life experience of Black Americans and what we can do to become allies to build a more equitable and just society. Our guest speaker is Anita Friday, a highly regarded anti-racist educator and founder of Open Hearts…A Path for Racial Healing.  
 

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TTN Chicago Death Café : Discussing death to help you live life more fully

TTN Chicago Death Café : Discussing death to help you live life more fullyThursday, July 23, 2020, 5‑6:30pm CDT
Location: Zoom link provided with registration – Please save to your calendar!
All Attendees: FREE

TTN Chicago Death Café : Discussing death to help you live life more fully 

 
For many, death is a taboo and uncomfortable subject. Since 2011, Death Café has moved the conversation out in the open. Join us for a safe, respectful discussion on death that may assuage your fears and in the process, help you discover ways to live life more fully. Death Cafe is not counseling or therapy but a group-directed conversation without a specific agenda. For more information about this volunteer organization and its history, visit deathcafe.com.

After some opening remarks and introductions, we’ll split up into smaller virtual groups to share our thoughts and feelings in a more intimate setting, then come back together for some final sharing and inspiration.  

Join us! Because conversing with others about the one thing we all share in common can be surprisingly fulfilling. 
 


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Philadelphia Chapter Event: TTN Talk: Expressly for New and Prospective Members

Philadelphia Chapter Event: TTN Talk:  Expressly for New and Prospective MembersTuesday, July 28, 2020
Time:
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Online via Zoom
Registration Deadline: Monday, July 27, 2020
All Attendees: FREE

Are you new to TTN Philadelphia?  Or are you thinking about joining TTN but need more information about what the organization offers before making your decision?  Would you like to know how TTN is functioning in this time of “physical distancing”?  Then this Zoom event is for you. 
 
 

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Philadelphia Chapter Event: Fitness by Victoria - Core, Floor & More – A SERIES OF FIVE VIRTUAL FITNESS CLASSES

Philadelphia Chapter Event: Fitness by Victoria - Core, Floor & More – A SERIES OF FIVE VIRTUAL FITNESS CLASSESTuesday, July 28, 2020 through Tuesday, August 25, 2020, 9:30‑10:30am EDT
Location: Online via Zoom
Restricted to members only
Registration Deadline: Monday, July 20, 2020
Members: $20

Even though we can’t go to the gym, we can still join fellow TTN Philadelphia members for the next best thing…a virtual workout designed for women 50+ and led by a certified fitness trainer! NOTE: Your fee includes FIVE sessions- Weekly on Tuesdays over five weeks!



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LONG ISLAND CHAPTER EVENT: Make 'Em Laugh - A History of Movie Comedy

Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Time:
11:00 AM
Location: Virtual/Webinar
Restricted to members only
Registration Deadline: Monday, July 27, 2020
Members: FREE
THE LONG ISLAND CHAPTER INVITES YOU TO "Make ‘Em Laugh”, a History of Movie Comedy from Charlie Chaplin to Mel Brooks PRESENTED BY BRIAN ROSS.

Since the beginning of motion pictures making audiences laugh has been one of film industry’s chief box office attractions.


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Philadelphia Chapter Event: Judy Wicks: Local Economies are the Future

Philadelphia Chapter Event:  Judy Wicks:  Local Economies are the FutureWednesday, July 29, 2020
Time:
10:00 - 11:30 AM
Location: Online via Zoom
Registration Deadline: Saturday, July 25, 2020
Members: $5, Guest: $10

Author, activist and entrepreneur, Judy Wicks will tell her story from life in an Eskimo Village in 1969, to starting her first business in 1970 (the Free People's Store which grew to become Urban Outfitters) to her founding White Dog Cafe in 1983 and the important lessons learned along the way. After retiring from business ten years ago, she has written her memoir and also started two non-profits to help build more sustainable and just local economies. Judy will discuss the importance of bringing feminine energy into balance with the masculine, how localization of our economy is an important way to address climate change, pandemics and economic inequality, and how all of us can participate in the localization movement to create greater happiness and leave a sustainable future for our grandchildren.

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DC Chapter Ted Talk Tuesday - "Inside the Mind of a Master Procrastinator" by Tim Urban

DC Chapter Ted Talk Tuesday - Tuesday, August 4, 2020
Time:
7:00-8:00 p.m. EST
Location: Online
Members: $5, Guest: $10
Join us for the 13 minute Ted Talk by Tim Urban, "Inside The Mind Of A Master Procrastinator"

Tim Urban knows that procrastination doesn't make sense, but he's never been able to shake his habit of waiting until the last minute to get things done. In this hilarious and insightful talk, Urban takes us on a journey through YouTube binges, Wikipedia rabbit holes and bouts of staring out the window — and encourages us to think harder about what we're really procrastinating on, before we run out of time.


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Philadelphia Chapter Event: Telling Time – The History of American Timekeeping

Philadelphia Chapter Event:  Telling Time – The History of American TimekeepingTuesday, August 18, 2020
Time:
10:00 - 11:30 AM
Location: Online via Zoom
Registration Deadline: Friday, August 14, 2020
Members: $5, Guest: $10


The history of timekeeping is incredibly fascinating! This is a rare chance to hear from expert Bob Frishman as he provides a great overview on this topic. Keeping track of time was one of mankind’s earliest developments and it has come a very long way since antiquity. The measurement of time was one of man's earliest obsessions, and the desire for ever greater precision in time-keeping has inspired generations in the fields of mathematics and science. Each advance has produced accompanying works of great craftsmanship that have turned objects of sober function into things of outstanding beauty.

~ Posted by the Philadelphia Chapter



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SAVE THE DATE!  Celebrate TTN's 20th Anniversary

SAVE THE DATE!  Celebrate TTN's 20th AnniversaryTuesday, October 13, 2020 through Thursday, October 15, 2020
Time:
tbd
Location: From Coast to Coast
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We have so much to celebrate this year!  TTN has been successfully engaging women to connect, discover and have an impact for 20 years. 

We're planning some special events for later this year so please mark your calendars for October 13-14-15. 

We'll keep you posted as we get more information on how we will bring you all together.

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