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Transition Peer Groups in the Suburbs

Transition Peer Groups in the SuburbsTuesday, September 3, 2019
Time:
7:00 - 8:30 PM
Location: Address provided to registered participants
Restricted to members only
Members: FREE

Transition Peer groups are a signature program of TTN and more then half our members have been in, or are currently part of, the peer group experience. There are many groups meeting outside Center City. We are holding an orientation/information session for women interested in  learning more about what makes the Peer Group experience unique AND who want a group outside of Center City.

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TTN Volunteer in MANNA Kitchen

TTN Volunteer in MANNA KitchenWednesday, September 4, 2019
Time:
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: 420 N 20th St, near Rodin Place, Philadelphia
Restricted to members and their guests
Members and Guests: FREE

Do you want to be sure that your volunteer time really makes a very positive difference?  

Then join TTN at MANNA, the non-profit organization that cooks and delivers meals to area residents who are battling life-threatening illnesses.

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TTN Talk: Expressly for New and Prospective Members

TTN Talk:  Expressly for New and Prospective MembersWednesday, September 4, 2019
Time:
2:30 - 4:00 PM
Location: Center City. Address will be provided to registered participants
Only 1 seats left!
All Attendees: FREE

Are you new to TTN?  Or are you thinking about joining TTN but need more information about what the organization offers before making your decision? 
 
Attend and you will receive details about TTN’s many varied programs and events and get your questions answered about everything TTN right on the spot.  And you’ll have the opportunity to meet a roomful of terrific women.

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What’s In Your Active Aging Tool Kit? An Evening with Joy Loverde (With a signed copy of her book!)

What’s In Your Active Aging Tool Kit?  An Evening with Joy Loverde (With a signed copy of her book!)Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Time:
5:00 - 7:30 PM
Location: IBX Live, 1919 Market Street, 2nd Floor. Philadelphia
Registration Deadline: Friday, September 6, 2019
Members: $45, Guest: $50
Includes a signed copy of Joy's book Who Will Take Care of Me When I’m Old?”

We are thrilled to announce a special event on our Fall calendar, a not-to-miss presentation on what you need in your Active Aging Tool Kit to build your plan for aging well. This session is all about changing your perspective on aging, opening the door to new opportunities, and taking ownership of your future self!

Our guest speaker, Joy Loverde, is a national aging specialist, best-selling author and has appeared on the TODAY Show, Good Morning America, NPR, CBS Early Show, NBC News and is quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Psychology Today, New York Times, TIME and other media outlets. . 

Join us for a Wine & Cheese Reception and this dynamic presentation!

 

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What’s In Your Active Aging Tool Kit? An Evening with Joy Loverde (At lower cost for those who choose to omit the book.)

What’s In Your Active Aging Tool Kit?  An Evening with Joy Loverde  (At lower cost for those who choose to omit the book.)Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Time:
5:00 - 7:30 PM
Location: IBX Live, 1919 Market Street, 2nd Floor. Philadelphia
Registration Deadline: Friday, September 6, 2019
Members: $30, Guest: $35
This is the same event listed above without Joy's book.

We are thrilled to announce a special event on our Fall calendar, a not-to-miss presentation on what you need in your Active Aging Tool Kit to build your plan for aging well.  This session is all about changing your perspective on aging, opening the door to new opportunities, and taking ownership of your future self!

Our guest speaker, Joy Loverde, is a national aging specialist, best-selling author and has appeared on the TODAY Show, Good Morning America, NPR, CBS Early Show, NBC News and is quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Psychology Today, New York Times, TIME and other media outlets. 

We wish to encourage a strong Philadelphia Chapter turnout for this fun and informative event and accommodate everyone who wants to attend.  This is the same event offered at a lower cost for those who choose to omit the book.

Join us for a Wine & Cheese Reception and this dynamic presentation!  
 

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TTN Volunteer in MANNA Kitchen

TTN Volunteer in MANNA KitchenTuesday, September 17, 2019
Time:
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: 420 N 20th St, near Rodin Place, Philadelphia
Restricted to members and their guests
Members and Guests: FREE

Do you want to be sure that your volunteer time really makes a very positive difference?  

Then join TTN at MANNA, the non-profit organization that cooks and delivers meals to area residents who are battling life-threatening illnesses.

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Let's Fall into Fall Together Mingle

Let's Fall into Fall Together MingleTuesday, September 17, 2019
Time:
5:00 - 7:00 PM
Location: The Westin Hotel, 99 S.17th Street @ Liberty Place, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia
Registration Deadline: Sunday, September 15, 2019
Members: $5, Guest: $7

Join us on the second floor of the Westin Hotel to welcome Fall and Mingle with your TTN friends and guests. 

Appetizers will be served throughout the evening.  

CASH BAR with HAPPY HOUR PRICES.

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It’s a Joint Effort... Keeping your Joints Healthy

It’s a Joint Effort... Keeping your Joints HealthyThursday, September 19, 2019
Time:
3:30 - 4:30 PM
Location: MASS F.I.T. 401 South 2nd Street, Philadelphia (below Society Hill Dance Studio)
Restricted to members and their guests
Registration Deadline: Thursday, September 5, 2019
Members: $15, Guests: $20

We all know exercise is a key ingredient in keeping our heart, lungs, and muscles healthy.  But did you know that there are simple, specific ways you can exercise to keep your joints healthy? Joint health is a critical factor in enjoying mobility and living an independent life as we age.  
 

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Online WELCOME Orientation for New Members

Online WELCOME Orientation for New MembersFriday, September 20, 2019
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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Transition Peer Groups: An Introduction and Orientation

Transition Peer Groups: An Introduction and OrientationTuesday, September 24, 2019
Time:
12:30 - 2:30 PM
Location: Center City. Address will be provided to registered participants.
Restricted to members only
Members: FREE

Transition Peer Groups are a Signature Program of TTN and more then half our members have been or are currently part of the Peer Group experience.

​To learn more about Peer Groups and what makes them unique we have scheduled an introductory meeting/orientation.

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WELLNESS SERIES - Healthy Cooking Class

WELLNESS SERIES - Healthy Cooking ClassWednesday, September 25, 2019
Time:
2:30 - 3:30 PM
Location: IBX Live, 1919 Market Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia
Restricted to members and their guests
Registration Deadline: Monday, September 9, 2019
Members: $26, Guests: $30

Our new Wellness Series continues with a Healthy Cooking Class at the beautiful demonstration kitchen at IBX Live where the Do It Better Wellness team will show us ways to prepare easy, fast, and healthy meals.
 

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A Panel Discussion on Child Advocacy

A Panel Discussion on Child AdvocacyWednesday, September 25, 2019
Time:
3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: The Philadelphia Foundation, 1835 Market St, Suite 2410, Philadelphia
This event is SOLD OUT!
Members: $5, Guest: $7

The Giving Circle is presenting an educational program to raise awareness of how the legal rights of children are threatened everyday. Our panelists are Philadelphia’s leading advocates for children. They have made real progress in obtaining justice for youth and are eager to share their victories with us.

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12 CHAIRS by Juniper Productions & Afternoon Tea

12 CHAIRS by Juniper Productions & Afternoon TeaSunday, September 29, 2019
Time:
2:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Buttonwood Studios, 1022 Buttonwood Street, Philadelphia, Pa
Restricted to members and their guests
Registration Deadline: Sunday, September 8, 2019
Members: $35, Guests: $40

Juniper Productions is an independent theatre producer based in Philadelphia that commissions, develops and produces local theatre artists and enhances Philadelphia’s cultural landscape. Join fellow TTN members for this special performance of a spirited new play by local playwright John O'Hara.
 

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TTN Volunteer in MANNA Kitchen

TTN Volunteer in MANNA KitchenWednesday, October 2, 2019
Time:
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: 420 N 20th St, near Rodin Place, Philadelphia
Restricted to members and their guests
Members and Guests: FREE

Do you want to be sure that your volunteer time really makes a very positive difference?  

Then join TTN at MANNA, the non-profit organization that cooks and delivers meals to area residents who are battling life-threatening illnesses.

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Private Tour of the Parkway Central Library and Rare Books Collection

Private Tour of the Parkway Central Library and Rare Books CollectionThursday, October 3, 2019
Time:
10:00 AM - Noon
Location: The Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine St., Philadelphia
Restricted to members only
Registration Deadline: Friday, September 20, 2019
This event is SOLD OUT!
Members: $12

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. Email your cell phone number to Mary Clifford (maryrclifford@aol.com) if you wish to be placed on the waiting list. If a space opens up you will receive a text letting you know you can register.

Come join your fellow TTN members for a guided tour of the impressive Free Library of Philadelphia. The tour will showcase the library’s unique architecture and long history dating back to the late 1800’s while covering the many collections and services that make the Library such a valuable and critical resource to Philadelphians. 
 
Your experience will include a tour of the Rare Book Department highlighting the history of the books along with some of the Library’s most rare holdings.

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Back to School at Vaux Big Picture High School

Back to School at Vaux Big Picture High SchoolTuesday, October 8, 2019
Time:
9:00 - 10:30 AM
Location: Vaux Big Picture High School, 2300 West Master Street, Philadelphia
Restricted to members and their guests
Registration Deadline: Monday, September 30, 2019
Members and Guests: FREE

Come tour Vaux Big Picture High School and learn how you can support Vaux students through mock interviews for their internships. 

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Wine & Cheese Event: How to Get Even More Out of Your TTN Membership

Wine & Cheese Event: How to Get Even More Out of Your TTN MembershipTuesday, October 15, 2019
Time:
5:00 - 6:30 PM
Location: Center city address will be provided to registered participants
Restricted to members only
Registration Deadline: Monday, October 7, 2019
This event is SOLD OUT!
Members: FREE

If TTN has made a positive difference in your life, how would you like to reap even more benefits? 
 
Come join us for a fun, casual and informative evening where you’ll find out about the many varied opportunities available for greater TTN involvement.
 
Here’s your chance to meet members of the Philadelphia Steering Committee and other like-minded members.  You’ll learn about the inner workings of the chapter and what it takes to provide members with the incredible array of events and services that are offered and how you can pitch in and help make them happen.
 

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TTN Volunteer in MANNA Kitchen

TTN Volunteer in MANNA KitchenTuesday, October 15, 2019
Time:
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: 420 N 20th St, near Rodin Place, Philadelphia
Restricted to members and their guests
Members and Guests: FREE

Do you want to be sure that your volunteer time really makes a very positive difference?  

Then join TTN at MANNA, the non-profit organization that cooks and delivers meals to area residents who are battling life-threatening illnesses.

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National Museum of American Jewish History - Notorious RBG – The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

National Museum of American Jewish History - Notorious RBG – The Life and Times of Ruth Bader GinsburgWednesday, October 16, 2019
Time:
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: 101 South Independence Mall East, Philadelphia
Restricted to members only
Registration Deadline: Friday, September 27, 2019
Members: $22
THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. Email your cell phone number to Debbie Fickler(debbie@fickler-russell.com) if you wish to be placed on the waiting list. If a space opens up you will receive a text letting you know you can register.

NMAJH will be the first east coast stop for a new exhibition about Justice Ginsburg. Tracing a career that traveled from trailblazer to pop-culture icon, the upcoming special exhibition is the first museum retrospective about the extraordinary life of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg.

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National Museum of American Jewish History - Notorious RBG – The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

National Museum of American Jewish History - Notorious RBG – The Life and Times of Ruth Bader GinsburgMonday, October 21, 2019
Time:
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: 101 South Independence Mall East, Philadelphia, PA
Restricted to members only
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, October 2, 2019
This event is SOLD OUT!
Members: $22

SECOND TOUR ADDED BY POPULAR DEMAND!
 

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. Email your cell phone number to Dell Williams(dell1williams2@yahoo.com) if you wish to be placed on the waiting list. If a space opens up you will receive a text letting you know you can register.

NMAJH will be the first east coast stop for a new exhibition about Justice Ginsburg. Tracing a career that traveled from trailblazer to pop-culture icon, the upcoming special exhibition is the first museum retrospective about the extraordinary life of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg.
 


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COME FROM AWAY at the Academy of Music

COME FROM AWAY at the Academy of MusicTuesday, October 22, 2019
Time:
7:30 PM
Location: Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad St., Philadelphia
Restricted to members and their guests
Registration Deadline: Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Members: $105, Guests: $125

If you couldn’t join us last year in NYC (or even if you did), we are happy to announce this year’s event of another performance of COME FROM AWAY at the Academy of Music. Based on a true story, this story celebrates diversity, kindness, humanity and community in a way no other show has.

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WELLNESS SERIES - Introduction to Tai Chi

WELLNESS SERIES - Introduction to Tai ChiWednesday, October 23, 2019
Time:
2:30 - 3:30 PM
Location: IBX Live, 1919 Market Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia
Restricted to members and their guests
Registration Deadline: Monday, October 7, 2019
Members: $26, Guests: $30

Looking for a new way to reduce stress or improve your balance and muscle strength?  Join the third event in our new Wellness Event Series, for an introduction to the flowing movements of Tai Chi – often described as “meditation in motion”.

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Giving Circle: 2019 Kickoff Meeting/Wine and Cheese Reception

Giving Circle: 2019 Kickoff Meeting/Wine and Cheese ReceptionMonday, October 28, 2019
Time:
5:30 - 7:00 PM
Location: Law Offices of Ballard Spahr, 1735 Market Street, Philadelphia
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Members: $6, Guest: $10

This year the Giving Circle made a grant of $25,00 to the SeniorLAW Center to support their kinship care project. Organized in 2012, we have now donated more than $125,000 to nonprofits that help women and children in Philadelphia. 

Eager to learn why TTN members are so enthusiastic about our Giving Circle?  Wondering what we are all about?  Come to this kickoff meeting/wine & cheese reception to see us in action!

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Giving Circle: Dinner Following 2019 Kick-Off Meeting

Giving Circle: Dinner Following 2019 Kick-Off MeetingMonday, October 28, 2019
Time:
7:00 - 8:00 PM
Location: Law Offices of Ballard Spahr, 1735 Market Street, Philadelphia
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Members: $25, Guest: $30

Following the Giving Circle kick-off meeting/wine and cheese reception, we will continue our conversation at a dinner in the same location. Presenters from the SeniorLAW Center, as well as members of the Giving Circle Grants Committee will welcome your thoughts and answer questions. This dinner is the best way to get a sense of who we are, and the important work that we are doing. 

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Eureka Day by Jonathan Spector & After-Theater Party and Silent Auction

Eureka Day by Jonathan Spector & After-Theater Party and Silent AuctionTuesday, October 29, 2019
Time:
6:30 PM
Location: InterAct Theatre Company, 302 S Hicks, The Drake, Philadelphia
Registration Deadline: Friday, October 11, 2019
This event is SOLD OUT!
Members: $50, Guest: $55

Join the Giving Circle's annual fundraiser at this Award Winning Laugh-Out-Loud Headed-to-New York Play that centers around the Eureka Day School in Berkeley, CA, where all decisions are made by consensus and diversity of opinion is prized.

This event is sold out, you can add your name to the wait list by emailing your request (along with your name, number of tickets desired, email and cell phone number) to CarolSellsPhilly@gmail.com 

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Care for the Caregiver

Care for the CaregiverWednesday, October 30, 2019
Time:
1pm to 3pm
Location: IBX Live 1919 Market Street 2nd Floor Philadelphia
Registration Deadline: Monday, October 28, 2019
Members: $18, Guest: $25
 
Are you juggling work, retirement, household responsibilites, parenting and/or grandparenting, caregiving for ill or disabled family members and scrambling to manage it all?  Check out this highly interactive workshop and learn ways to recapture yourself while supporting your loved ones.

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TTN Signature Program: Women in Transition Workshop

TTN Signature Program:  Women in Transition WorkshopTuesday, November 12, 2019
Time:
3:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Center City location (Old City). Address will be provided to registered participants
Registration Deadline: Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Members: $40, Guest: $50

The Philadelphia Chapter is pleased to present one of TTN's Signature Programs, the Women In Transition Workshop.

Join us at this half-day workshop for women 50+  exploring what's next.  The purpose of this highly experiential TTN workshop is for participants to understand the transition process and enhance their skills for successfully navigating change.
 

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