Join Susan O’Connell (Parish Nurse) and/or Jennifer Monroe (Executive Director of the Normandale Center for Healing & Wholeness), on weekly health walks. Meet us at the first level doors every Tuesday at 11:40am for a 30-minute walk. We will begin with an inspirational bible verse that will help set the intention for each walk.
Bible verse for Tuesday, March 26:
1 Corinthians 6:20:For you were bought with a price. So glorify God in your body.
NIA @ Normandale | Winter Session 2
Tuesday, March 26 | 6:30-7:30pm | Studio B
A movement practice that leads to health, wellness and fitness, NIA empowers adults of all ages and ability levels. Taken barefoot to soul-stirring music, each class offers a unique combination of moves and can be adapted to individual needs and abilities by choosing your own intensity level. FEE: $30 for 6-wk series; $7 for drop-ins. Contact the Normandale Center for Healing & Wholeness at 952.929.1698 to register or to receive more information.
Thursday, March 28 – April 25 | 3:00–4:00pm | Studio B
The Center for Healing & Wholeness and the University of Minnesota Center for Spirituality & Healing are partnering to offer this FREE 5-week series. Gain flexibility & strength while calming the mind! Participants should wear comfortable clothing & bring a yoga mat or large towel. No registration. necessary. Questions? Contact the Center for Healing & Wholeness @ 952.929.1698.
Powerful Tools for Caregivers
Mondays, April 1 – May 6 | 3:00 – 5:00PM | River Valley YMCA, Prior Lake*
This small group workshop is an opportunity for you to gain knowledge and self-care tools to help you take care of yourself, while caring for the ones you love. Participants receive a copy of The Caregiver HelpBook developed specifically for the class. Click here for more information>
Register early by calling The Center for Healing & Wholeness at 952.929.1698. FEE: $15 for the full 6-week course.
This service is available with limited funding support under Title III-E of The Older Americans Act.
*Don’t let transportation keep you from attending this great workshop! The Center for Healing & Wholeness is offering transportation stipends. Caregivers can use them to help pay for gas, Uber or Lyft rides, etc. Call the Center at 952.929.1698 for more information.
LIFT (Living in Faith Together) Open House
Wednesday, April 3 | Times and Rooms listed below
Normandale’s Small Group Ministry introduces “LIFT: Open House,” a new “come when you can” option! Small group discussions of faith are facilitated by NLC pastoral staff.
Choose from two 1-hour sessions, offered on the following Wednesdays: Apr 3 & May 1.
10:00 am | Chapel Come early for coffee!
5:30 pm | Rooms 209-211 Child care provided in the nursery (6 mos - 4 yrs) 5:30-8:00pm Kids Faith Connect (4 yrs – 6th gr) 5:30-8:00pm Dinner in Fellowship Hall served 5:00-6:45pm
Wednesday, April 10 | 10:00am - 2:00pm
Second Wednesday is a monthly social and spiritual program of connection for those over age 65. There is a suggested donation of $5.00 per person to cover cost of lunch.
Events Schedule for April 10:
10:00 am | Healthy Living with Parish Nurse, Treats, Conversation | Fireside Room 10:30 am | Book Club led by Joanna Swanson, Bold Visions/Daring Dreams, written about her father | Rms 212-213 11:30 am | Matins Worship with Holy Communion | Chapel 12:00pm | Lunch: Roast Chicken & Baked Potato | Fellowship Hall 1:00 pm | Program: Ventriloquist Kevin Doely | 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 Janet Devine at 952.929.1697.
Book, Bagel & Brew
Saturday, April 20 | 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! This month's book is The Map of Salt and Stars by Jennifer Joukhadar.