Technology User Group (TUG) Discussions for all users at all levels via Zoom, after the regular meeting at approximately 11:45 a.m. (First and fourth Tuesdays of the month).
June 2 -- Mitch Erickson will continue his discussion of What Does Our post COVID-19 Technology World Look Like.
June 23 -- TBD and user issues.
Timely Topics Discussion via Zoom, with participation encouraged from all in attendance. Usually at 11:45 a.m. on the second Tuesday.
June 9 -- Mort O'Shea, Chairman. Topic: Should the Federal Government provide more aid to the States in themidst of the current Pandemic?
Trips Scheduled(For Old Guard members and guests)
No trips for the duration of the COVID crisis
Walkers The Walkers Group was relaunched in a new format (which is still evolving). For now we are walking twice a week, Mondays and Thursdays, at 8:00 AM at Briant Park in Summit, with "mall walking" at the Short Hills Mall as a backup for bad weather. If Interested, please drop a note to [email protected] to weigh in and say what formulation might work well for you.
Meetings at 10:00 am. All visitors welcome. [ venue ]
June Program Chair – Ivan Jacobs
June 2 Overlook Medical Center Renovation - Clelia Biamonti, Executive Director of the Overlook Foundation, and Lauren Yedvab, Chief Operating Officer of the Overlook Medical Center, will discuss the $100 million renovation planned for Overlook. [video conference]
June 9 The Beatles, part 2: Success, Superstardom and Separation -- J Paul Groom gave part 1 of his talk a couple of weeks ago at Old Guard covering the early years. This week he will recount the rest of their extraordinary rise to become consistent #1 artists in both singles and albums on both sides of the Atlantic. He will conclude by mentioning the separtion of the group and each of their immediate individual projects. [video conference. For access contact [email protected]]
June 16 Sexual Dysfunction in the Elderly - Dr. Daniel Watter, a psycholgist and board certified sex therapist, author, and researcher, will discuss problems and treatments for elderly individuals and couples experiencing sexual and/or relationship problems. [video conference]
June 23 The Revoutionary War Battles of Springfield, Union, and Elizabeth, NJ - John Kieser, trustee of the Summit Historical Society, member of the Sons of the American Revolution, andfounding member of The Forgotten Victory Trail, will discuss these significant battles. [video conference]
June 30 Edgar Allen Poe - Dr. Carole Shaffer-Koros, professor of English, Kean University, will present the history and writings of Edgar Allen Poe, the inventor of the dectective fiction genre who is further credited with contributing to the genre of science fiction. [video conference]
July Birthdays – Mort O’Shea
July Program Chair – Don Young
July 7 How We Deal with Aging and Where Will it Take Place? -- Gladys Harris, certified geriatric care manager, will address aging concerns. [video conference]
July 14 My Life as a Performing Pianist -- Joe Regan, an entertainer for many years, is from Cranford, NJ and plays regularly in NYC. [video conference]
July 21 Fitness for All of Us, Per our Needs -- Don Young, Old Guard Member, will speak on the topic. [video conference]
July 28 Healthy Eating Habits and Local Food Sources -- Justine Gray is from Dreyer's Farm in Cranford, NJ and often speaks to schools and other outside groups on this subject. [Video conference.Please contact [email protected] for access]