55+ Connections: Week of 9/11/23
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Opioids, Overdose Response & Naloxone Training
Tuesday, September 12
1 – 2:30 PM
North Liberty Library – Meeting Room BCD
Join us as we learn to:
- Identify how opioids affect the brain and lead to disorder.
- Identify risk factors associated with and strategies to reduce opioid overdose.
- Assist someone experiencing an opioid overdose.
- Administer naloxone to reverse an overdose.
This event is free and open to the public. Please reach out to Community and Family Resources with any questions: [email protected] , 319-351-4357.
55+ Connections Lunch
Friday, September 15
North Liberty Rec Center – Classrooms 3 & 4
It’s hard to believe we’re already at the third Friday of September! As usual, our third Friday caterer is Mirabito’s. After lunch join us for BINGO, which is free to play with the chance to win small prizes! Registration for lunch just $5 and is required for all who attend. Participants must register before noon on Thursday, September 14th. Call the Rec Center to register (319)626-5716 or go online to your RecDesk Account and register yourself.
Neighbors & Flavors
Sunday, September 17
12 – 2 PM
Ranshaw House – 515 Community Drive, North Liberty
Celebrate Welcoming Week with live music from the band TURKANA, a free Mediterranean meal and connection with local organizations supporting immigrants in our community. This event is free to attend, no registration required.
Friends of the Library Book Sale
Thursday, September 21 – Saturday, September 23
North Liberty Library – Meeting Room ABCD
The Friends of the Library book sale is back this fall! Come shop during normal library hours. Cost will be $20/bag (as many as you can fit in the provided bag) or free will donation for small purchases.