Wednesday, Oct. 9, Lewisburg Region
TALKS FOR WOMEN/Lewisburg
Bea Heid, Christian speaker, offers biblically based lessons designed for women from 10-11 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church Chapel, first floor, 18 Market St.
Preschool Discover begins at 10 a.m. at The Public Library for Union County, 255 Reitz Blvd. Stories, interactive games, sing-a-longs and crafts are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5, and a parent or caregiver, which focuses on letter and number recognition, as well as color and shape identification. Register by calling (570) 523-1172.
Nancy Tedeschi, inventor of the SnapIt Screw eyeglass repair solution, will give the talk, “Turning a good idea into an invention and taking it to the marketplace,” at 2:30 p.m in Arches Lounge (third floor) of the Elaine Langone Center at Bucknell University. The talk is sponsored by the Bucknell Small Business Development Center (SBDC). The cost to attend is $35 per person; veterans may attend at no cost. The SnapIt Screw is an innovative, time-saving screw that makes eyeglass repair simple. Registration is required as seating is limited. To register, visit www.bucknell.edu/sbdcevents, call the SBDC at (570) 577-1249 or email SBDC@bucknell.edu.
Evangelical Community Hospital’s Health and Wellness holds a flu clinic from 10 a.m.-noon at the RiverWoods Senior Living Center, River Road. Vaccinations are available to individuals 3 years of age and older. Cost for a flu shot is $30 and pneumonia vaccines available for an additional $65. Bring insurance cards. In addition to the clinic appointments, can be made at the health and wellness center at 7095 W. Branch Highway, from 9 a.m.-noon Mondays, noon-4 p.m. Wednesdays and 9 a.m.-noon or 1-3 p.m. Fridays. To make an appointment call (570) 768-3200.
UNDERSTANDING PLACE DISCUSSION/Lewisburg
The Place Studies Initiative of the Bucknell University Environmental Center “Understanding Place,” discussion is “Headwaters” with Alf Siewers, English and affiliated faculty in environmental studies. The discussion begins at noon in Room 211 of Academic West. The series of discussions are about various concepts used to define and comprehend “place.” The talk begins with a 20-minute opening presentation about a specific concept, followed by a discussion. Attendees may bring their lunch. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.