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Section Hiking the Appalachian Trail with Tom Logsdon

Join experienced section hiker Tom Logsdon for a vicarious hike across 550 miles of the Appalachian Trail. Beginning at the Tennessee/Virginia border and continuing through Virginia and West Virginia to Harpers Ferry, Tom’s journey takes us through the Virginia Highlands with its wild horses, to the highest point in Virginia at Mount Rogers, over the Priest mountain range and finally through the Shenandoah Mountains. Tom’s most recent hike took place from May 15-June 28, 2015. Tom Logsdon is a veteran hiker who has previously hiked the entire 2180 miles of the Appalachian Trail as well as the Pacific Crest Trail.

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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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Wellness for Seniors: High Tea

Did you know that socializing can be an important component of wellness? Participants are cordially invited to wear their best hat and bring their favorite teacup. High tea will be served, compliments of The Forum at Knightsbridge.

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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Wellness for Seniors: Technology for Wellness

Many people don’t think about technology as a way to improve your health, but there are many apps available that intended to do just that. From reading and stimulating your intellect to apps that offer guided meditation, yoga practice or nutrition coaching, there is an endless array available for free or for a low cost. Join one of our library’s Reference Librarians for a discussion of some of the many resources that are currently available.

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Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Organic Vegetable Gardening

Get into the spring spirit by coming to the Lane Road Library for a presentation on organic vegetable gardening. Joanne Dole from the Franklin County Master Gardener Volunteers returns with a presentation and advice on how to prepare and grow your organic vegetable garden this year. Registration opens on February 4th.

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Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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