2017 Learning For Life Calendar

We are pleased to announce our Learning For Life events schedule for 2017.

  • January 26, 2017 – 1-6pm
    Red Cross Blood Drive
    - Learn about what the Red Cross is doing to help save lives, and do your part by donating blood. To sign up to donate, visit https://www.redcrossblood.org and enter key word “Pine Haven”.
  • February 23, 2017 – 6-7pm
    Attracting Martins & Other Birds
    - To celebrate National Bird Feeding Month, the Wisconsin Purple Martin Society will give tips on attracting martins (and other songbirds) to your yard.
  • March 15, 2017 – 12:00-1:30pm
    Easter Crafting
    - Celebrate National Craft Month! Crafters from Jo-Ann will help teach attendees about the joys of crafting. Every participant will be able to make and take their own Easter project during this event.
  • April 2017 (date/time TBD)
    Planning Your Garden
    - To celebrate National Lawn & Garden Month, Pine Haven’s groundskeeper Nathan Perkins will give tips on planning your garden this year.
  • May 31, 2017 (2pm)
    National Senior Health & Fitness Day
    - Pine Haven’s Fitness Coordinator, Martina Wessels will hold a fitness event. Attendees will participate in brain fitness exercises and be provided with physical fitness tips and demonstrations.
  • June 14, 2017 (6pm)
    Celebrating National Cancer Survivor’s Day
    - Tim Renzelmann will speak on not just surviving Cancer, but finding the joy in living. We hope you can attend this heart-warming, inspirational session.
  • July 7, 2017 (1pm - 6pm)
    Red Cross Blood Drive
    - Help save a life by coming and donating blood!
  • August 9, 2017 (10am)
    Coffee Appreciation Event
    - To celebrate National Coffee Month, Pine Haven is partnering with our local coffee shop, Daydream Café. Come learn about and sample different types of coffees and become a true coffee aficionado.
  • September 26, 2017 (2pm)
    National Rehab Awareness
    Chrissy York of Rehab Care will explain the benefits of and options in rehabilitation and therapy treatments. Get your balance tested at this event!
  • October 18, 2017 (2pm)
    National Apple Month
    There’s more to apples than red delicious. Come learn about and sample a wide range of Wisconsin apples - with caramel dipping sauce to celebrate national caramel month, too!
  • November 2017 (date/time TBD)
    Electronic Greetings 101 - Celebrate National Electronic Greetings day by getting help setting up accounts on Facebook and Skype/Facetime – so that you can reach out to those you love. It’s learning with benefits that will last you a lifetime.
  • December 2017
    No Lecture this month, due to Christmas celebrations!

**Topics and speakers are subject to change.

With one event each month, the 2017 calendar is booked through most of the year, with only a few months still being finalized. Days and times of events vary, to help more people attend throughout the year. Events are free to attend, and refreshments will be served. 

If you have a topic you’d like to see covered, or if you know an expert who might be willing to present at one of these events, please do not hesitate to contact Karin Oliver-Kreft by calling 920-550-5227 or via email: koliver-kreft@pinehaven.org.