Wed. May 8, Jun. 12 at 12 pm. Traditions of Hanover Bethlehem, 5300 Northgate Dr., Bethlehem. Monthly networking group for professionals hosted monthly and features a speaker and time for networking - $5.
Lehigh Valley Aging in Place Mixers
Wed. May 8 Abington Manor Senior Living Elections will be held. This is 1 week earlier, due to Senior Expo. Location 215 Cedar Park Blvd., Easton. Wed. Jun. 19 Sacred Heart Northampton 602 E 21st St, Northampton. Aging in Place Coalition (LVAIP) provides an ongoing forum for professionals from private, public and non-profit business sectors to inform, educate and help older adults age in place. lehighvalleyaginginplace.org
How do you envision your retirement? Do you want an active, independent lifestyle? Do you want to be surrounded by vibrant people who share your passion for living? Do you want to spend your time and energy doing things you enjoy without having to concern yourself with mowing the lawn, shoveling snow, or fixing broken appliances?
Do I want to start this effort?
This is the first decision you need to make, but keep in mind that this kind of project can be whatever size you want it to be. Like most projects it is best to take “baby steps”. Don’t expect to have your whole family history generations deep within a couple of months. It takes time and as importantly it needs.
“Do you have Medicare? Do you have aches and pains? We can provide braces that Medicare will cover! How about a genetic testing kit to see if you are predisposed to getting cancer?” If you are like most Medicare beneficiaries, you or someone you know has received phone calls or other solicitations for these items, often several times a day. TV ads are also very effective at soliciting these products.
Blessed are those who find wisdom, those who gain understanding (3:13)
A good name is more desirable than great riches; to be esteemed is better than silver or gold. (22:1)
Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm. (13:20)
Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge, but whoever hates correction is stupid. (12:1)