Getting the Most of Your DNA Results. So many DNA tests, different types of results, third party services can be confusing. Richard Reid, member of the Bristol Chapter of Massachusetts Society of Genealogists, takes a look at the DNA tests from Ancestry DNA, My Heritage, Family Tree DNA, 23 and Me and Living DNA. He'll then demonstrate how to develop leads from the results and how to partner with your DNA matches. Please register.
The Waiting Room is a character-driven documentary film that uses extraordinay access to go behind the doors of an American public hospital struggling to care for a community of largely uninsured patients. The film offers a raw, intimate and uplifting look at how patients, staff and caregivers cope with disease, bureaucracy and hard choices.
In this Science Saturday adventure, you'll explore sound energy, vibrations and the transfer of sound energy in a series of hands-on investigations. You'll send coded messages using sound waves.
Science Saturdays are a time to explore, discover and learn for children in grades 3 to 5. Funded by an LSTA grant Anytime STEM Learning. Registration required.
Learn the technique of deep relaxation using guided imagery with Naomi Fernandes Monkus, RN, CHt. With the use of guided imagery you will release your stress, as you enjoy this deeply meditative restorative relaxation. It will leave you feeling relaxed and renewed. Please register.
Sue St. Gemain will show you how to paint and decorate small wooden, hinged trinket boxes that are perfect for jewelry, desk supplies or little treasures. Create a nice gift or keepsake with your choice of acrylic paints topped with beads , glass stones, shells, cloth flowers and other decorations. Registration opens on Monday, January 7, for those 18 and older.
Sue St. Germain will teach you how to create wire-wrapped and wire-sculpted jewelry.
You will have the opportunity to make a pendant, and time permitting, earrings to match.
If you have jewelry tools such as pointy and flat nosed pliers and jewelry wire cutters, please bring them. A few pairs will be available to share. Registration opensMonday, February 11.