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Roundtable Forum: Career Q & A with National Job Search Expert Laura M. Labovich

Roundtable Forum: Career Q & A with National Job Search Expert Laura M. Labovich Monday, May 2, 2016
Time: 9:45 am
Location: 1718 P Street, NW, Suite T2 Washington DC
Members: FREE, Non-Members: $0.00

With job search management expertise as an award-winning career innovator and résumé writer, master networker, and HR insider of Fortune 500 companies including The Walt Disney Company and America Online, Laura M. Labovich is often affectionately referred to in the media as “a job seeker’s best friend.”

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What’s Next? Workshop

What’s Next? Workshop Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Time: 1:00 - 4:00PM
Location: LGBT Center, 208 W. 13th Street (betw. 7th & 8th)
Members: $75.00, Non-Members: $85.00

In this 3-hour interactive workshop, you’ll learn practical tools for determining where you want to go in your Next Act. First, you will work on what questions you should be asking yourself; second, what you need to do to find the answers. And third, how to set your priorities in 15 life areas as you create your own “What’s Next Guide”.

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What Did She Say???

What Did She Say??? Thursday, May 5, 2016
Time: 1PM
Location: Massapequa Library, 40 Harbour Lane, Massapequa
Members: FREE, Non-Members: $free

Mark your calendars for a a workshop, presented by The Caring Collaborative, on many of the issues dealing with hearing loss and well as a discussion of the newest advancements to enhance our hearing. Many of us are experiencing some level of hearing deficiency, either personally, or through a close family member or friend.
THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED

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Habitat for Humanity Women Build Week 2016

Habitat for Humanity Women Build Week 2016 Thursday, May 5, 2016
Time: 8:30-3:30
Location: 2520 Camino Entrada, Santa Fe, NM
Members: FREE, Non-Members: $0.00

Help build a home in Santa Fe. Tools will be provided.

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A PRIVATE VIEWING OF LOOK AT US NOW, MOTHER!

A PRIVATE VIEWING OF  LOOK AT US NOW, MOTHER! Friday, May 6, 2016
Time: 4:00
Location: HUNTINGTON CINEMA ARTS CENTRE 423 PARK AVENUE
Members: $7, Non-Members: $NA

LOOK AT US NOW, MOTHER!

a raw, fearless, and bitingly funny film for, by, and about women 50+.

Following the film there will be light refreshments and a Question/Answer Session with Gayle Kirschenbaum.

Gayle Kirschenbaum is an Emmy award-winning American filmmaker,

TV producer and personality. Look At Us Now, Mother is her

humorous, moving, intimate and courageous film following the

transformation of an abusive mother and tumultuous mother-daughter

relationship to that of acceptance and love as we follow the personal

story of the filmmaker. As these two formidable women travel down

the bumpy road of discovery, their relationship changes before our

eyes, and reveals universal lessons of family dynamics, empathy, and

the power of forgiveness.

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TTN Theatre Group to See Shakespeare Spoof at Folger

TTN Theatre Group to See Shakespeare Spoof at Folger Saturday, May 7, 2016
Time: 2 - 4 p.m.
Location: Folger Theatre 201 East Capitol Street, SE, Washington DC (walking distance from Union Station)
Members: $ticket, Non-Members: $ticket

Do you love Shakespeare? And do you love to laugh at the Bard's funniest lines, especially when they're out of context? Join us for this delicious satire, called "Shakespeare's Long Lost First Play (abridged)" at the Folger Theater.

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2016 Montana Women's Run TTN Team

2016 Montana Women's Run TTN Team Saturday, May 7, 2016
Time: 2 Mile 9:00 am
Location: Downtown Billings
Members: FREE, Non-Members: $Fee

Register Online

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A Resilience Conversation

A Resilience Conversation Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time: 1:00-2:00 PM
Location: Walter Reed Senior Center, Street: 2909 S. 16th Street, Arlington, Virginia
Members: FREE, Non-Members: $n/a

Science... Our brain...Our heart...Our soul...

Join us for this practical session on Resilience - you'll be a stronger person when you leave.

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Online Orientation for New Members

Online Orientation for New Members Friday, May 13, 2016
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM Eastern Time
Location: Online Webinar
Members: FREE, Non-Members: $5.00

Join us to learn more about TTN, and gain some valuable tips on how to make the most of your membership.

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Successful Career Transitions - Panel Discussion

Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time: 1 - 3 p.m.
Location: The Willard, 4701 Willard Ave, Chevy Chase, Maryland (Friendship Heights Metro)
Members: $5, Non-Members: $10

Hear how women have made successful transitions to new jobs.

Four outstanding panelists will each describe how they moved from their former work to a new way to find both fulfillment and income.

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Reading and Talk by Bay Area Author Adina Sara

Reading and Talk by Bay Area Author Adina Sara Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time: 2:00-4:00 pm
Location: Berkeley Library South Branch, 1901 Russell Street, Berkeley (Near the Ashby BART Station.)
Members: FREE, Non-Members: $0.00

Bay Area author Adina Sara will bring her experiences as a writer and share her memoirs and novel with TTN members at a reading and discussion on May 14th.

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Join The Movement ENOUGH ABUSE CAMPAIGN

Join The Movement  ENOUGH ABUSE CAMPAIGN Monday, May 16, 2016
Time: 1:00 - 3:00; Registration 12:45
Location: The Merrick Golf Club House, 2550 Clubhouse Road, Merrick, NY 11566
Members: FREE, Non-Members: $free

The Volunteer/Community Outreach Committee of the Long Island Chapter in partnership with the Safe Center of Long Island invites you to an informative program to learn how to prevent the sexual abuse of children

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Financial Planning: Everything You Need to Know, Do, Ask, and Think About!

Financial Planning: Everything You Need to Know, Do, Ask, and Think About! Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time: 6:00 - 8:00pm
Location: MetLife 1095 Sixth Ave., 19th Floor. (Enter: SW corner - 42nd & 6th)
Members: $25.00, Non-Members: $35.00

We are living longer than ever. Many of our parents have or are living long into their 90s - and we can expect the same. But, are we planning adequately so that we will not out-live our financial resources and be able to live the lifestyles we want? This event will focus on the essentials of financial planning including what you need to know about retirement planning, investment strategies, social security, estate planning/eldercare and more.

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Housing Choices: Where’s the Right Place for Me?

Housing Choices: Where’s the Right Place for Me? Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time: 10:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: Central Presbyterian Church, 46 Park Street, Montclair, NJ
Members: $20, Non-Members: $25

Wondering where to live when you retire or "right-size?" Not sure of your options? Grab a seat and buckle up. This important and timely program will cover a range of housing possibilities, options you may have wondered about and ideas to spark your imagination.

Christine Kennedy, a nationally recognized leader in positive aging, will lead a workshop and panel discussion.

Kennedy is active in the World Health Organization’s Age-Friendly Cities and Communities Program. She manages Age2Age, a Silicon Valley-based national consulting practice that guides clients to envision, design and launch age-friendly projects.

Panelists will talk about how they made their decisions to move, and attendees are welcome to join Christine in continuing the conversation during lunch at a local restaurant.

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Chico's Fashion Show - Packing Tips

Chico's Fashion Show - Packing Tips Sunday, May 22, 2016
Time: 4:30 - 8 pm
Location: Chico's Phipps Plaza
Members: FREE, Non-Members: $0

Join the Atlanta TTN for a Summer Fashion Show at Chico's in Phipps Plaza. We will meet up for an early dinner at Davio's in Phipps Plaza at 4:30 and the Fashion Show/Chico's Event will start at 6 pm. Guests are welcome. Don't miss this fun filled event!

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Crafting Your Next Act – In-depth 4-week Workshop

Crafting Your Next Act – In-depth 4-week Workshop Wednesday, May 25, 2016 to Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Time: 5:00 - 8:00PM
Location: Upper West Side – Address to be shared with registrants only
Members: $150.00, Non-Members: $180.00

EARLY BIRD DEAL: if you sign up before May 8th
Member Fee: $150 ($195 after May 8th); Non-member Fee: $180 ($220 After May 8th)

Wednesdays, May 25th, June 1st, June 15th and June 22nd.

In this workshop, you will learn how to get to where you want to be in your Next Act. You will use these four sessions to discover your core values, special talents, strengths, and experiences; and how to use them to help you achieve the life you want for yourself.

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TTN Presentation

Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time: 7:00 - 8:00
Location: Commack Public Library, 18 Hauppauge Rd, Commack
Members: FREE, Non-Members: $FREE

Not a TTN member? Want to learn more about the organization?
Come learn about this inclusive community of professional women, 50 and forward, whose changing life situations lead them to seek new connections, resources and opportunities. Registration required and begins May 7th by calling Commack Library (631-499-0888). You do not need to be a library member to register.

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"Rewiring" meeting

Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time: 7-9
Location: Mara's home (Bethesda Maryland)
Members: $5, Non-Members: $5

"Rewiring" is an opportunity to talk with other women about how we can navigate the opportunities and challenges that come with the decades after 50.

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Wolf Trap - A Prairie Home Companion (Live radio variety show)

Wolf Trap - A Prairie Home Companion (Live radio variety show) Friday, May 27, 2016
Time: 7:30 - 10
Location: Wolf Trap Performing Arts Center (Filene Center), 1635 Trap Road, Vienna, Virginia
Members: $58.50, Non-Members: $58.50

How about seeing A Prairie Home Companion as a live radio variety show created and hosted by Garrison Keillor at Wolf Trap?

In his final performances hosting A Prairie Home Companion at Wolf Trap, Garrison Keillor—America’s favorite radio host heard by 4 million fans weekly—leads an ensemble cast through his radio variety show featuring comedy sketches, musical guests, and Keillor’s signature monologue, “The News from Lake Wobegon.”

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Sushi Making Workshop - for Members Only

Sushi Making Workshop - for Members Only Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time: 4 - 6PM
Location: A member's address will be sent upon registration for event
Members: $25.00, Non-Members: $N/A

FORGET TAKE-OUT! COME LEARN THE SIMPLE STEPS TO AMAZING DO-IT-YOURSELF SUSHI.
This workshop will be taught by TTN member Chahee Chei, a visual artist and sushi maker.

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Small Theater Group

Small Theater Group Tuesday, May 31, 2016 to Sunday, June 19, 2016
Members: FREE, Non-Members: $0.0

If you'd like to experience Chicagoland's small theater scene with TTN's thought-provoking and fun group, email us at chicagochapter@thetransitionnetwork.org, with subject line "Attn: Mary F." and you'll receive emails about upcoming events. Dinner before or after the show is another great way to get to know us and talk about the play, the world, and our lives. Small theater group leader Mary recently sent the group some possible events to consider. Click on More Info to see what she's suggesting for May and June.

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Burning Daylight Goes to Ladew Topiary Gardens (private tour)

Burning Daylight Goes to Ladew Topiary Gardens (private tour) Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Time: 11 - 3 p.m.
Location: Ladew Topiary Gardens, 3535 Jarrettsville Pike, Monkton, Maryland
Members: $28, Non-Members: $35

Come with us as we visit Ladew Gardens which was named one of the Top 5 Gardens in North America.

You need only meander through the 22 acres of Gardens, tour the historic Manor House, visit the seasonal Butterfly House, or hike along the Nature Walk to appreciate the unique beauty and charm of Ladew Gardens.

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Pace University Encore Transition Program

Pace University Encore Transition Program Monday, June 6, 2016 to Thursday, June 9, 2016
Time: 5:00 - 9:00 PM Eastern
Location: Pace Midtown - 551 Fifth Avenue, 8th Floor (at 45th St.) New York, NY
Members: $795, Non-Members: $795

Get Ready for your Encore Career with the Pace Encore Transition Program!

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Breaking the Stereotype of Aging – Talking Circle

Breaking the Stereotype of Aging – Talking Circle Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Time: 4:30 - 6:30pm
Location: Upper East Side
Members: FREE, Non-Members: $0.00

What are both the barriers and breakthroughs in this new stage of life we are creating between midlife and old age? Let’s discuss our experiences and ideas about the social culture that too often makes us invisible and devalues our wisdom and experience. Let’s take a stand against ageism!

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North Shore Book Group

North Shore Book Group Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Members: FREE, Non-Members: $0.0

Our next meeting is June 7th and our book is "Sandcastle Girls" by Chris Bohjalian. It's an historical novel about the Armenian Genocide, WWI, and the early 1900's. If you've never read a Bohjalian novel, this is the one he thinks is his best. Member home to be determined. When we have a venue, we'll send you directions if you RSVP under More Info.

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OSCAR'S TEA ROOM

Friday, June 10, 2016
Members: $32.00, Non-Members: $32.00



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Burning Daylight Goes to The Greeks Exhibition at National Geographic Museum (private tour)

Burning Daylight Goes to The Greeks Exhibition at National Geographic Museum (private tour) Friday, June 17, 2016
Time: 10:15 - 1
Location: The National Geographic Museum, 1145 17th Street, N.W., Washington DC
Members: $22, Non-Members: $30



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Explore NYC Saturday Trip to Governor’s Island

Explore NYC Saturday Trip to Governor’s Island Saturday, June 18, 2016
Time: 10:45 AM
Location: Meet at the Battery Maritime Building 10 South Street (adjacent to the Staten Island Ferry Terminal)
Members: $10.00, Non-Members: $10.00

Want to meet other TTN members? Like to Explore NYC? Too busy on weekdays to attend our Explore NYC Events? This event is for you.

We will take the ferry to Governor’s Island together for a bring-your-own lunch at reserved picnic tables in Nolan Park. Mingle with current and prospective TTN members, enjoy the beautiful views of Lower Manhattan and, if you wish, explore the ever-changing landscape of Governor’s Island.

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Postponed to June Healthcare Advocacy presentation and discussion

Postponed to June Healthcare Advocacy presentation and discussion Monday, June 20, 2016
Time: 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Location: Kathy's home
Members: FREE, Non-Members: $5

Postponed to June, 2016 (date TBD)

Melanie Gobourne, of WDC Health Care Advocates, will speak about the services provided by her organization.

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Author Event - Susan Goldfein - "How Old Am I in Dog Years?"

Author Event - Susan Goldfein - Thursday, June 23, 2016
Time: 2:00 - 4:00PM
Location: A member’s home. Location will be emailed after registration
Members: $25.00, Non-Members: $35.00

How Old Am I In Dog Years? is a joyous, snark-filled, and completely relatable collection of essays that skewer the foibles of ordinary events. With topics ranging from marital bliss to wearing stiletto heels at an age when one should know better, Susan blends just the right amount of the absurd into her daily life to keep her readers laughing – and thinking. The presentation will include a reading and a book signing. Please bring cash or check if you wish to purchase a book. The cost for the book is $14.95.

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Get Connected, Get Involved!

Get Connected, Get Involved! Sunday, September 25, 2016
Time: 2-4
Location: 4701 Willard Avenue, Chevy Chase Maryland, (12 minute walk from Friendship Heights Metro)
Members: FREE, Non-Members: $5

You are invited!
TTN-DC Wine and Cheese
Get Connected, Get Involved!

Get CONNECTED with your colleagues in our TTN-DC Chapter!

Are you eager to learn and grow? Looking to connect with more TTN women?

Wanting to discover opportunities for vibrant volunteering?

Because we know that when you find the right opportunity, you will be fulfilling your desire to learn, grow and enjoy your life even more!

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