Joe Ryan is the managing principal of CareerMentor.us. He has extensive experience in the private, not-for-profit, and public sector markets. His expertise includes career management and transition, executive development and coaching, executive search and human resources development.
"Poetry is BOSS.""Poetry is boring.""Poetry is...surprising?"It's complicated. So over. The best thing since prose. Everybody's got a different idea about poetry: what it 'means', whether it's 'good'. And for one month each year, we set aside some time to tackle this most difficult, yet potentially rewarding of subjects.
Have you ever felt confused by so-called nutritional advice? Do you wonder how to buy a healthy diet without breaking the bank? Join Sapna on May 28th for a grocery store tour. Participants will receive a gift card.Then bring yourself to our upcoming nutrition classes taught by Sapna Batheja, MS, RD, LD -- the Community Educator for UDC's Center for Diet, Nutrition and Health. We will meet once a month on Wednesdays, 4 p.m.-5 p.m., and the classes are free.
May is Older Americans Month. Since 1963, our nation has designated this month as a time to celebrate the many contributions of older Americans and to focus attention on staying healthy and active.From 1963 until 1973, May was referred to as Senior Citizens Month. In May 1974, President Jimmy Carter changed the name to Older Americans Month.
Mike Leigh is one of Britain's most renowned contemporary film directors. His work is known for its sensitivity to the lives of everyday people. He won the prestigious Palme d'Or prize at the Cannes Film Festival and several actors have received film's highest honors for roles in his films.
Our patrons have been hungry for yoga, and it is my pleasure to announce that we will be having an ongoing yoga program here at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library!Our new lunch-hour yoga will take place on Tuesdays, beginning April 8, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.The first classes will take place April 8, April 15 and April 22. (The library will be closed on April 29.)