Tag: Restless Minds

Restless Minds Will Wrap Up Season

The Restless Minds discussion group will end its 2021-22 season with a general dialogue of issues currently in the news. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 10, beginning at 7 p.m. in the Sewing Room of Oakwood’s Arts & Crafts Center. All persons with open, inquisitive minds are invited to participate. There are…

Restless Minds Topic: Exploring Generosity

December is the season for sharing—by far the most active month for charitable giving. Americans are generous in donating both money and volunteer services. Even during the pandemic, charitable giving was up five percent in 2020. At its December meeting, the Restless Minds discussion group will consider the role and implications of philanthropy in our…

Restless Minds Will Explore Pandemic Anger

Bill Gates Despite plans to resume in-person sessions, the Restless Minds discussion group will meet via Zoom in September because of continuing concerns over the COVID-19 virus’ Delta variant. This month’s discussion will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 14. Zoom sign-in instructions will be sent to all persons on the club’s email list.…

Restless Minds Will Resume in September

Sun Lakes’ oldest continuously-operating discussion group, Restless Minds, plans to resume in-person discussions in September, after more than a year meeting via Zoom. We’ve had a core group of Zoom participants, including snowbirds who would not have been able to participate otherwise. However, the long delay has frayed our informal roster. Contact information needs to be checked…

Restless Minds Look at Post-COVID Era

Bill Gates Vaccination rates are approaching herd immunity. COVID restrictions like mask wearing and social distancing are being lifted. Life seems on track to returning to “normal.” But what will life look like in the coming months? The Restless Minds discussion group will consider the implications at its May meeting. The meeting will begin at…

Restless Minds Will Consider Essentials

Bill Gates What is essential? That question has been much in the news this past year as the nation grapples with coronavirus and its social and economic implications. At its March meeting, the Restless Minds discussion group will consider what “essential” means—and who decides. The meeting will be held via Zoom at 7 p.m. on…

A Second Try for Restless Minds

Bill Gates Because of events on Jan. 6, the Restless Minds group scrapped its previously announced topic so it could discuss the terrorist assault on the U.S. Capitol. With hope that calm exists, they’ll try again in February to discuss personal experiences with jobs. The Zoom meeting will begin at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 9.…