Kennedy Branch - Play Tunes every Mondays at 6PM. Babies to 1st graders are welcome!

Main-Todos Las Sabatos, 10:00 am   Kennedy-Todos Los Martes, 4:30 pm

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Apr 23
Wellness Wednesday-Arthritis Update-Main
Wellness Wednesday-Arthritis Update-Main

Arthritis is a chronic disease affecting nearly 27 million Americans. Typically found in the hips, knees, hands and neck, it affects more women than men. No matter where you are in your journey with arthritis, there are things you can so to slow the progress and relieve the pain. We will discuss treatment options and simple exercise to keep you mobile.

4/23/2014 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM View Flyer
May 08
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Main
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Main

Come join us and watch “Sleeping With the Enemy”, a 1991 psychological thriller film directed by Joseph Ruben and starring Julia Roberts. Roberts plays a woman who escapes from her abusive, obsessive husband from Cape Cod to Cedar Falls, Iowa, where she captures the attention of a kindly college drama teacher. Refreshments will be provided for free!

5/8/2014 1:00 PM - 12:00 AM View Flyer
May 14
Wellness Wednesday-Preventing Lung Cancer-Main
Wellness Wednesday-Preventing Lung Cancer-Main

Lung cancer is one of the most common types of cancers and the second most diagnosed
in the country. Outcomes are much less favorable than with other cancers because it often
spreads to other parts of the body by the time of diagnosis. Cigarette smoking is a primary
risk factor; however genetics and secondhand smoke are also contributors. Come learn
about early detection, prevention and current treatment options available.

5/14/2014 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM View Flyer
May 15
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee- Kennedy
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee- Kennedy

Come join us and watch "Gravity," a sci-fi drama starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney. "A medical engineer and an astronaut work together to survive after a catastrophe destroys their shuttle and leaves them adrift in orbit." Directed by Alfonso Cuarón.

5/15/2014 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM View Flyer

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