|| Calendar of Events

September 13, 2017 | 9:30 – 10:30 am – What is Palliative Care? – Brightview Senior Living, 396 Forest Avenue, Paramus, NJ 07652

September 17, 2017 | 1:30 pm – Lecture and Book Signing by Ellen Rand, Author of “Last Comforts: Notes from the Forefront of Late Life Care” – Bergenfield Public Library, 50 W. Clinton Ave, Bergenfield, NJ 07621

September 25, 2017 | 4:30 – 6:30 pm – Being Mortal’s Villages: The Value of Community and Choice as We Grow Older – Berkeley College, 64 East Midland Avenue, Paramus, NJ 07652

September 26, 2017 | 10:30 am – Lecture on Advance Directives – Bergenfield Public Library, 50 W. Clinton Ave, Bergenfield, NJ 07621o

October 5, 2017 | 7:30 pm – Book Discussion on “Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?” by Roz Chast – Bergenfield Public Library, 50 W. Clinton Ave, Bergenfield, NJ 07621o

October 10, 2017 | 10:30 am – Lecture on Financial Planning – Bergenfield Public Library, 50 W. Clinton Ave, Bergenfield, NJ 07621o

October 24, 2017 | 10:30 am – Screening of Being Mortal – Bergenfield Public Library, 50 W. Clinton Ave, Bergenfield, NJ 07621o

October 27, 2017 | 8:00 am – 4:00 pm – Palliative Care Conference – Hackensack University Medical Center, John Theurer Center, Main Conference Room, 92 Second Street, Hackensack, NJ 07601

November 1, 2017 | 6:30 pm – Defining Hope Documentary Screening and Discussion – Ridgewood Bow Tie Warner Theater, 190 East Ridgewood Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ 07450

November 5, 2017 | 11:30 am – Conversations About Mortality Part 1 – West Side Presbyterian Church, 6 South Monroe Street, Ridgewood, NJ 07450

November 12, 2017| 11:30 am – Conversations About Mortality Part 2 – West Side Presbyterian Church, 6 South Monroe Street, Ridgewood, NJ 07450

November 19, 2017| 11:30 am – Conversations About Mortality Part 3 – West Side Presbyterian Church, 6 South Monroe Street, Ridgewood, NJ 07450

November 30, 2017 | 7:00 – 9:00 pm – Author visit and book discussion by Ira Byock, MD, on his acclaimed book ‘The Four Things That Matter Most’ – West Side Presbyterian Church, 6 South Monroe Street, Ridgewood, NJ 07450

November 30, 2017 | 6:00 pm – Film Screening and Discussion on Life as a House – Bergenfield Public Library, 50 West Clinton Avenue, Bergenfield, NJ 07621

December 21, 2017 | 6:00 pm – Film Screening and Discussion on The Bucket List – Bergenfield Public Library, 50 West Clinton Avenue, Bergenfield, NJ 07621


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    1. Stone Harbor Mayors Wellness Campaign Kick-Off Event

      Date: February 18, 2015 / Time: / Location:
    2. Bernardsville Nutrition Workshop

      Date: February 21, 2015 / Time: / Location: Bernardsville Public Library
    3. National Health Care Decision Day

      Date: April 16, 2015 / Time: / Location:
    4. Princeton Conversation of Your Life Kick-Off

      Date: April 16, 2015 / 11:00 a.m. Time: 10:00 a.m. / 11:00 a.m. Location: Princeton Public Library
    5. Gloucester Township Conversation of a Lifetime Kick-Off

      Date: April 16, 2015 / 11:00 p.m. Time: 10:00 a.m. / 11:00 p.m. Location: Gloucester Township Borough Hall
    6. Englewood Walk with a Leader program

      Date: April 20, 2015 / 8:00 p.m. Time: 7:00 p.m. / 8:00 p.m. Location:
    7. Tenafly Conversation of a Lifetime Kick-Off

      Date: April 23, 2015 / 8:30 p.m. Time: 7:30 p.m. / 8:30 p.m. Location: Tenafly Borough Hall
    8. Stone Harbor 10-week Wellness Program Closing Ceremony

      Date: April 29, 2015 / 6:30 p.m. Time: 5:30 p.m. / 6:30 p.m. Location: The Reeds at Shelter Haven
    9. MWC Conversation of Your Life: National Day of Prayer

      Date: May 7, 2015 / 8:00 a.m. Time: 7:00 a.m. / 8:00 a.m. Location: Gloucester Township Borough Hall
    10. MWC Conversation of Your Life: Gloucester Township Day

      Date: June 6, 2015 / Time: / Location:
    11. Conversation on Being Mortal

      Date: July 27, 2015 / Time: 2PM / Location: Princeton Senior Resource Center
    12. MWC Conversation of a Lifetime: Community Read

      Date: August 10, 2015 / Time: 7:15PM / Location: Tenafly Public Library
    13. Conversation on Being Mortal

      Date: August 24, 2015 / Time: 2PM / Location: Princeton Senior Resource Center
    14. MWC Conversation of a Lifetime: "Still Alice" Showing

      Date: September 16, 2015 / Time: 1:00PM / Location: Tenafly Public Library
    15. MWC Conversation of a Lifetime: Recent Advances in Alzheimer's Disease Research

      Date: September 17, 2015 / Time: 7:30PM / Location: Tenafly Public Library
    16. MWC Conversation of a Lifetime: Long Term Care and You

      Date: September 24, 2015 / Time: 7:30PM / Location: Tenafly Public Library
    17. Conversation on Being Mortal

      Date: September 28, 2015 / Time: 2PM / Location: Princeton Senior Resource Center
    18. MWC Conversation of a Lifetime: Advance Directives and Healthcare Proxies

      Date: September 30, 2015 / Time: 1:00PM / Location: Tenafly Public Library
    19. Annual Pumpkin Festival

      Date: October 4, 2015 / 4PM Time: 11AM / 4PM Location: The Studio at Mainstage
    20. MWC Conversation of a Lifetime: Amazing Aging: An Exploration into Aging as a Time of Growth

      Date: October 15, 2015 / Time: 7:00PM / Location: Tenafly Public Library
    21. Conversation on Being Mortal

      Date: October 26, 2015 / Time: 2PM / Location: Princeton Senior Resource Center
    22. Book discussion on Angelo Volandes’ The Conversation, led by Janie Hermann

      Date: October 29, 2015 / Time: 10AM / Location: Princeton Public Library
    23. Author Talk: The Work of the Dead: A Cultural History of Mortal Remains, Thomas W. Laqueur

      Date: October 30, 2015 / 7:30 PM Time: 5:30 PM / 7:30 PM Location: Labyrinth Books
    24. Dr. Angelo Volandes (www.angelovolandes.com) visits Gloucester Township.

      Date: November 1, 2015 / Time: TBD / Location:
    25. Film Screening: Considering the Conversation, followed by discussion led by Susan Hoskins of PSRC

      Date: November 2, 2015 / Time: 7PM / Location: Princeton Public Library
    26. Guest Lecture: Angelo Volandes

      Date: November 3, 2015 / Time: 7PM / Location: Princeton Public Library
    27. TedX Salon Moderated by Dr. David Barile

      Date: November 7, 2015 / 5PM Time: 2PM / 5PM Location: Princeton Public Library
    28. MWC Conversation of a Lifetime: Elder Law & Estate Planning Workshop

      Date: November 10, 2015 / Time: 7:00PM / Location: Tenafly Public Library
    29. Cards and Conversation

      Date: November 10, 2015 / Time: 6PM and 7:30PM / Location: Princeton Public Library
    30. Fall Conference: “What Do I Need to Take Care of So I Can Get on with My Bucket List?”

      Date: November 14, 2015 / 1:00PM Time: 8:30AM / 1:00PM Location: Princeton Senior Resource Center
    31. 100th Annual New Jersey State League of Municipalities Conference

      Date: November 18, 2015 / Time: / Location: Atlantic City Convention Center
    32. MWC Conversation of a Lifetime: "The Bucket List" Showing

      Date: November 18, 2015 / Time: 1:00PM / Location: Tenafly Public Library
    33. Book Discussion on Angelo Volandes’ "The Conversation", Led by Susan Hoskins of PSRC

      Date: November 23, 2015 / Time: 2PM / Location: Princeton Senior Resource Center
    34. Film Screening and Discussion: "You’re Not You"

      Date: November 24, 2015 / Time: 6:30PM / Location: Princeton Public Library
    35. Conversation of a Lifetime Author Talk: Nina Angela McKissock

      Date: December 3, 2015 / 9:00 pm Time: 7:00 pm / 9:00 pm Location: Princeton Public Library
    36. Conversation of a Lifetime: A Conversation with Jim Towey & Paul Malley

      Date: January 13, 2016 / 8:30 pm Time: 7:00 pm / 8:30 pm Location: Princeton Public Library
    37. National Health Care Decisions Day

      Date: April 16, 2016 / Time: / Location: New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute
    38. Free Screening and Panel Discussion on Being Mortal

      Date: May 9, 2016 / Time: 7:30 PM / Location: Temple Emanu-El
    39. Mayors Wellness Campaign 10th Anniversary Celebration!

      Date: June 1, 2016 / 12:00 PM Time: 10:00 AM / 12:00 PM Location:
    40. Healthier Heart Farmer's Market

      Date: July 1, 2016 / 4:30pm Time: 12:00pm / 4:30pm Location: Trinity Cathedral
    41. Film Screening: "Being Mortal," followed by discussion

      Date: September 22, 2016 / 9:00pm Time: 7:00pm / 9:00pm Location:
    42. Healthcare Decisions Workshop

      Date: October 26, 2016 / 2:00pm Time: 1:00pm / 2:00pm Location:
    43. Discussion and Film Screening: “The Bucket List”

      Date: February 21, 2017 / 2:00 pm Time: 11:30 am / 2:00 pm Location:
    44. Book Discussion on The Conversation by Dr. Angelo Volandes

      Date: February 25, 2017 / 12:00 pm Time: 11:00 am / 12:00 pm Location:
    45. Teaneck Conversation of Your Life Campaign Kickoff - Meet the Author Event: Ellen Rand

      Date: March 12, 2017 / Time: 2:00 pm / Location:
    46. Book Discussion on The Conversation by Dr. Angelo Volandes

      Date: March 25, 2017 / 1:00 pm Time: 11:00 am / 1:00 pm Location:
    47. End-of-Life Doula Training

      Date: March 25, 2017 / 2:00 pm Time: 8:00 am / 2:00 pm Location:
    48. End-of-Life Doula Training

      Date: March 26, 2017 / 2:00 pm Time: 8:00 am / 2:00 pm Location:
    49. Advance Directives: What You Need to Know

      Date: March 29, 2017 / Time: 10:30 am / Location:
    50. Estate Planning for Elders led by Bergen County Surrogate Judge Michael R. Dressler

      Date: April 4, 2017 / Time: 7:00 pm / Location:
    51. National Healthcare Decisions Day Celebration featuring Camden County Surrogate Michelle Gentek-Mayer

      Date: April 6, 2017 / 3:00 pm Time: 1:00 pm / 3:00 pm Location:
    52. Film Screening and Discussion of “The Bucket List”

      Date: April 7, 2017 / Time: 2:00 pm / Location:
    53. The Conversation

      Date: April 18, 2017 / 10:00AM Time: 8:00AM / 10:00AM Location:
    54. The Conversation

      Date: April 18, 2017 / 7:30 PM Time: 6:00 PM / 7:30 PM Location:
    55. The Conversation: Medical Grand Rounds

      Date: April 19, 2017 / 9:00 AM Time: 7:30 AM / 9:00 AM Location:
    56. Patient-Centered Care: Goals for Care at the End of Life

      Date: April 20, 2017 / Time: 7:00 pm / Location:
    57. Discussion and Film Screening: “The Bucket List”

      Date: April 28, 2017 / Time: 2:00 pm / Location:
    58. Mayors Wellness Campaign at New Jersey State League of Municipalities Conference

      Date: November 14, 2017 / Time: / Location:
    59. Mayors Wellness Campaign 'Fitness with an Olympian' at New Jersey State League of Municipalities Conference

      Date: November 15, 2017 / 8:30am Time: 7:45am / 8:30am Location:
    60. Mayors Wellness Campaign at New Jersey State League of Municipalities Conference

      Date: November 16, 2017 / Time: / Location:
    61. Conversation of Your Life Author Visit: Ellen Rand

      Date: December 5, 2017 / 8:30pm Time: 7:00pm / 8:30pm Location:
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