These no cost Caregiver Support Groups, supported by the Normandale Center for Healing & Wholeness and the Alzheimer’s Association MN/ND chapter, provide a time for caregivers of all ages to meet others in the same situation, learn from each other and develop a mutual support system. Choose the support group that best fits your schedule. A respite group is available during the support group on Saturday. Call the Center at 952.977.9374 to reserve your spot. For more details, click here.
Wednesday, January 29 | 3:30-5:00 pm | Fireside Room
Come hear a presentation by an expert, who will be available afterward to help fill out your health care directive. Notaries will also be present. Bring the names/address/numbers of the person(s) you want to be your health care power of attorney. Questions? Contact Susan O’Connell, parish nurse at email@example.com.
Not Me Training for Boys & Men
Sunday, February 9 | 1:00-3:00 pm | Fellowship Hall
Calling all males ages 13 and up! This Assault Prevention and Defense Training session is specifically set up for you. While the majority of attacks are aimed at females, males are still at risk for assault. This training can help prevent, avoid or ecape these events and is broken into two parts. The first part is assault prevention and personal safety. The second part discusses the changing culture and what it means for young men. All males age 13 & up welcome. Parents are encouraged to attend with their son(s). Questions? Contact Susan O'Connell, Parish Nurse, at 952.977.9358 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here for more info>
Tuesdays, February 11, 18 & 25 | 6:30 – 7:45 pm | Studio B
This special 3-session series is a NIA-based holistic class that features low-impact aerobics, dance and total body movement and ends with a solid series of stretching and breath work. Like the standard NIA class, Get Moving can improve your health, flexibility, and leave you feeling calm and peaceful. Instructor Amy Lamphere is NIA Green Belt certified and has a BA in Dance Theater, and an MA in Dance Education from Columbia University. Register by calling the Center at 952-929-1698.
Wednesday, February 12 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm | Fireside Room Second Wednesday is a monthly social and spiritual program of connection for those over age 65. Attendees are invited to take part in any or all events and can check-in at the Fireside Room for information on the various activities. Suggested donation of $5.00 per person to cover cost of lunch.
10:00 am |Treats, Conversation, Heart Health with Parish Nurse | Fireside Room 10:30 am | Book Club with Alta Fossum - Spy Master by Brad Thor | Rms 212-213 11:30 am | Matins Worship with Holy Communion | Chapel 12:00pm | Lunch: Beef Stroganoff | Fellowship Hall 1:00 pm | Program: TBA | Fellowship Hall
We have established a bus service to Normandale for Second Wednesday each month. This service is provided by Transit Link, a service by Metropolitan Council. Cost is $4.50 for a roundtrip ride; this price applies to anyone within 10 miles of Normandale. If you are interested in receiving a ride or have questions, call Fred Arndt at 612.275.4622 or Kati Salmon at 952.929.1697.
Book, Bagel & Brew
Saturday, February 15 | 9:00-11:00 am | Room 208
Looking for a book club? Join other women for friendship and lively conversation about fiction and non-fiction books covering a wide variety of topics and themes. Books for each month are chosen in advance. Book completion not required to participate. All readers welcome! Questions? Contact Cathy Kohn, at 952.928.9140 / email@example.com.
This month's book is Pachinko by Min Jin Lee.
Iowa State Singers & St. Michael-Albertville Concert Choir
Saturday, February 15 | 7:00 pm | Sanctuary
The Iowa State Singers return to NLC, along with the St. Michaels-Albertville High School Concert Choir, to present this mid-winter choral concert.