Monday, April 18, 2016

Nest Having "Compassionate Listening Project" Lecture Today

NEST is holding a free lecture from 2-3:30pm today,as part of its news Nest Cafe series, at Magnuson Park Brig, Room 406 called "Compassionate Listening Project."

The information says:
Strengthen your bility to be a positive force in the world. Compassionate Listening empowers individuals and communities to transform conflict and strengthen cultures of peace, globally and in our everyday lives. Andrea Cohen, co-director of the Compassionate Listening Jewish-German Reconciliation Project, gives us an experiential taste of Compassionate Listening practices.  Coffee and tea provided.

NEST is a non-profit grassroots operation serving NE Seattle seniors by creating a "virtual village" to helping them be able to stay in their own homes and neighborhoods they love. Volunteers provide companionship, care, as well as help seniors with a wide range of services, including gardening, computer help and more. to seniors aging in their homes. Ongoing classes (fitness, etc) are also offered, as well as access to events, transportation services, and various services (such as estate planners) whoprovide their services at a discount to members.
The cost is $55 a month for individuals or $600 annually. A two person household can join for $85 monthly, or $900 a year. Included in the benefits to members of NEST are y volunteers who help in providing a wide range of services to seniors (yard work, gardening, computer assistance, etc) and ongoing classes (fitness, etc) and events, transportation services, and various services (such as estate planners) will provide their services as a discount to members.

For more information go here or call (206)-525-6378 or email

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