As we get closer to autumn, in the midst of an ever-changing time, sometimes we can forget to take time for ourselves. We may be helping neighbors, doing various jobs, being supportive to family, volunteering, or keeping up with the news. These are all important things to be doing. But we need to make sure … Continue reading Caring for ourselves, part one
Socially-distant summer activities!
Summer officially arrives this Sunday, but with temperatures in the 80s, we know it's already here! However, a lot of our usual Madison summer gatherings aren't possible due to public safety as we work to fight COVID-19. Luckily, there are plenty of activities to take part in from the comfort of your home, using any … Continue reading Socially-distant summer activities!
Special post: Home Safety Month
Home is where the heart is. Make sure you're safe there! By Blog Coordinator Meghan Randolph with Communications Assistant Sarah Kruse My parents recently left their garage door open by accident. They are neat freaks (unlike their daughter) and so there was nothing to take in the cars, but the thief rifled through and took … Continue reading Special post: Home Safety Month
Get your virtual arts fix!
By Blog Coordinator Meghan Randolph The seats may be empty right now, but the arts aren't going anywhere! Arts organizations have been hit hard by the current pandemic. We've seen this nationally, but it really hits home locally with all local arts groups having to shutter public operations in the name of safety for their … Continue reading Get your virtual arts fix!
Celebrate Older Americans Month!
By Blog Coordinator Meghan Randolph Did you know that every May is Older Americans Month? It's an awesome opportunity for extra celebration! Founded by the Administration for Community Living, Older Americans Month takes place in May of each year. During this month, we recognize how older Americans influence and enhance their communities with their unique … Continue reading Celebrate Older Americans Month!