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Local & Global Discussion Group To Discuss Crack-Up of Republican Party on October 13

Oh fine, I totally just “Daily Mail”ed the Council on Aging’s upcoming presentation but it got your attention, no? The ever-timely Local and Global Discussion Group is taking on one very large book for its October discussion and you had better start reading right.now. Here’s the actual factual listing from the COA: +++ Amidst all the current political turmoil –

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The Dark Treason of Benedict Arnold: Presentation at COA September 22

This Thursday, September 22 from 6 – 7:30 pm, treason gets its day. Fortunately, this is not a current events discussion but rather a presentation about the most famous turncoat in American history (so far), Benedict Arnold. Weston welcomes University of Maryland historian, Richard Bell, who will reconstruct the life and times of Benedict Arnold, the reason for the treason

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COA’s Local and Global Discussion Group is Local This Time – Sept 8

On September 8, from 1:15 to 2:30 pm, the Local Global Discussion Group of the Weston Council on Aging will turn its collective attention from international topics to local ones. Items such as why we don’t have a tree watering truck when we have and profess to love our trees, and shouldn’t Friday be free cookie day townwide will be

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“Compared to Me, All My Compatriots Were Idiots” – Cezanne Art Appreciation with the COA

Of all the famous artists whose canvases I contemplated during many a childhood afternoon at a New York or Chicago museum, Monsieur Cézanne is an Owl family favorite. The man could paint himself around a lovely afternoon landscape or a bowl of fruit. And he clearly had zero ego problems unlike many other artists. That “Compared to me, all my

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