Archive for Personal Growth

  • Calendar of Events - March 2020 Calendar of Events – March 2020

    Support Groups and Informational Seminars Open AA Meeting – There are ongoing open meetings every Friday, Saturday or Sunday evening at 7 pm. Location: 1706 Brady Street, Suite 105, Davenport. For more information contact Illowa Intergroup 24 hour (309) 764-1016 or visit www.aaquadcities.org Qua...

  • Won’t You Be My Neighbor Won’t You Be My Neighbor

    By Mary Schricker Gemberling “There are three ways to ultimate success. The first way is to be kind. The second way is to be kind. The third way is to be kind. “ ………………… Fred Rogers As I wrote last month, Gary and I spent the month of January in a condo on the Isles of Capris, ...

  • Max’s Musings Max’s Musings

    By Max Molleston The following is a reprint from our March 2011 edition. Max is relaxing and taking a well deserved break. Please enjoy the poetry of Mary Tryon, a good friend of Max. Mary Tryon, a New York poet, submitted to a Mississippi Valley Poetry Contest some years back, but did not win. As...

  • Olympics –  Not Just for the Young! Part 1 of 2 Olympics – Not Just for the Young! Part 1 of 2

    By Karen McCoy Marketing Consultant at Ridgecrest Village We watch the Olympics on TV every four years. It looks exciting for all those competitors and I know I have thought if only I had the talent that those people have. Well, we just might! We have Olympic events right here in the Quad Cities f...

  • Stay Sharp and Happy Stay Sharp and Happy

    By Chris White Marketing and PR Coordinator Milestone’s Area Agency on Aging We all know that eating right and keeping fit can help us lead longer lives. However, being social is another key component to longevity. Whether it’s dinner with friends or a simple phone call with a loved one, yo...

  • Calendar of Events | February 2020 Calendar of Events | February 2020

    Support Groups and Informational Seminars Open AA Meeting – There are ongoing open meetings every Friday, Saturday or Sunday evening at 7 pm. Location: 1706 Brady Street, Suite 105, Davenport. For more information contact Illowa Intergroup 24 hour (309) 764-1016 or visit www.aaquadcities.org Qua...

  • Quad City Family Caregiver Conference Quad City Family Caregiver Conference

    By Chris White Marketing and PR Coordinator Milestone’s Area Agency on Aging When my mom had her two knee replacement surgeries, I helped take care of her. I’d sit with her, make meals and attend to her personal needs. Now that she’s fully recovered and more independent, I still help with...

  • Your Advocacy Connection Your Advocacy Connection

    By Kathy Nitz GolderCare Solutions Help for the Aging Veteran Whether you are a Veteran or family of a Veteran, you might have heard that obtaining benefits can be quite a task. The VA offers numerous services and programs but many are not aware that there are benefits available to qualifying Vet...