Book Discussion: Lost City & New Pandemic? | March 20, 2020

True Story About A Lost Civilization’s Discovery

and a

Parasite That is Now Spreading in Worldwide

Chautauqua-Wawasee and the Syracuse Public Library are planning a discussion on “The LOST CITY of the Monkey GOD:  A True Story”.

The #1 New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller, named one of the best books of the year by The Boston Globe and National Geographic.   Acclaimed journalist Douglas Preston takes readers on a true adventure deep into the Honduran rainforest in this riveting narrative about the discovery of a lost civilization — culminating in a stunning medical mystery.

The book rewards both the mystery fan and the nonfiction aficionado with a fast-paced riveting adventure to prove or disprove a 500-year old legend about a lost White City with incredible wealth thought abandoned to avoid conquistador invaders.

Books are available through the Evergreen system; copies are available for checkout at your local Public Library.

For more details contct  Candice Brown, cbrown@chqw.org  574-377-7543

What:  1-hour discussion

When:  Friday, March 20, 1:00 – 2:00

Where:  Syracuse Public Library   115 E. Main Street    Syracuse, IN

Free to the Public.  No registration needed.

CBD: Pros & Cons | May 12, 2020

Chautauqua-Wawasee and Parkview Health are jointly sponsoring a presentation and discussion on CBD.  The program will be held at the Oakwood Resort Inn, Syracuse Indiana, May 12, from 6:30-7:30.  The event is open to the public and free to attend.

What is CBD?  Cannabidiol is all the rage, being used to treat a wide array of medical issues. However, burning questions remain:  is it really safe? Is it effective?  There are many products available and yet without regulation.  Plan to listen and learn as Jeanette Cochran, MSN, NP-C, Parkview Physicians Group – Mind Body Medicine shares the pros and cons of CBD and if it is really safe or effective.

For more details contact Candice Brown, cbrown@chqw.org 574-377-7543

What:  1-hour Presentation & Discussion

When:  May 12, 6:30-7:30 pm

Where:  Oakwood Resort Inn (Conference Room #1), Syracuse, Indiana

Cost:  Free to the Public.  No registration needed.

 

Chair Yoga for Seniors | February 20, 2020

Chautauqua-Wawasee and Parkview Warsaw YMCA are jointly sponsoring a chair yoga class for seniors.  The class will be held at the Oakwood Resort Inn, Syracuse Indiana, February 20, from 11:00 – Noon.  The event is open to the public and free to attend.

This amazingly beneficial workout is designed to increase muscular strength, flexibility and improve a sense of balance and confidence for all active seniors. The class includes variety and offers modifications of all poses, with individualized safe and effective workout tips for seniors at any fitness level.  All postures are demonstrated by the instructor so you can follow along and perform accurately.  A chair and props are provided for added assistance.

Your instructor, Dawn Weed has taught Silver Sneakers Yoga and Classic at the Parkview Warsaw YMCA since 2014. She is certified in Yoga Fit Level 1, Yoga Fit Seniors, and Silver Sneakers Yoga Stretch, Classic, and Circuit as well as Enhance Fitness.

For more details contact Candice Brown, cbrown@chqw.org 574-377-7543

What:  One hour Chair Yoga for Seniors Class

When:  February 20, 11:00 – Noon

Where:  Oakwood Resort Inn, Syracuse, Indiana

Cost:  Free to the Public.  No registration needed.