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Friday Movie Matinee: Ocean’s 8
Friday, October 12 @ 1 PM
Debbie Ocean gathers an all-female crew to attempt an impossible heist at New York City’s Met Gala. Enjoy this fun-filled heist film! It is rated PG-13 and runs for 1 hour, 50 minutes.
Sauerkraut Making Workshop                                            Saturday, October 13 @ 10 AM                                               It’s the perfect time of year for preserving your garden harvest! Do you love cabbage? Have you always wondered about making sauerkraut? Join Sheryl Ward, of Wild Child Home and Garden, as she shares her tips and tricks on making your own sauerkraut. There will also be a demonstration of sauerkraut making. No registration is necessary.
Essential Oils of Autumn
Monday, October 22 @ 6 PM
Aumumn is a season of transition and change! As the weather starts cooling down, our immune system defenses begin to deteriorate and we become more vulnerable to inconveniences such as colds and constant coughs. Luckily we have the tools needed to naturally prepare and to maintain our health at a comfortable level until spring comes around. Take advantage of this time to use the aromas and essential oils for autumn to find balance in your own life. No registration is needed.
Financial Strategies for Women Workshop
Tuesday, October 23 @ 6 PM
Many women will face life-changing financial decisions. Understand your options related to setting goals, Social Security, estate and retirement strategies, and how to do stay informed. Come and learn from a Thrivent Financial representative during this FREE informational workshop. This is the fourth and last installment of the Money Management Workshop Series with Thrivent Financial. This program is free and open to all. No registration is necessary. For questions, email Mara Riebau at mriebau@west-bendlibrary.org.
The Ancient Gaelic Festival of Samhain
Monday, October 29 @ 6:30 PM
Samhain is a Gaelic festival marking the end of the harvest season and the start of the coldest half of the year. Traditionally, it is celebrated from October 31 and November 1, about halfway through the autumnal equinox and the winter solstice. For many practitioners Samhain also is the beginning of the spiritual New Year. These dates are also a powerful time for strengthening intuition and connecting to the divine and eternal flame within ourselves. Come and make a small herbal bundle to take with you.This class is taught by local Reiki practitioner, Cheryl Hernandez.