Russ Harris The Happiness Trap Saturday, May 31st 7 PM

Join us with Harris for an exploration of the six key techniques of ACT that have been proven effective in helping individuals to handle painful feelings more effective in helping individuals to handle painful feelings more effectively; escape the grip of...

Lawrence Weinstein Grammar for the Soul Friday, May 30th 7 PM

How does grammar affect your well-being?  That’s the question Lawrence Weinstein will be addressing here at Transitions Bookplace when he talks about his new book, Grammar for the Soul.  Weinstein takes an altogether new angle on the hundreds of grammatical decisions...

Joanne Papin Socrates Cafe Sunday, May 25th 10 AM

(ongoing discussion group – meets 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month) Join us for a discussion group based on Socrates Cafe by Christopher Phillips. If you are willing to question anything in an effort to become more virtuous, more enlightened, and more self-aware, this...

Film For Thought Into The Wild Saturday, May 24th 7:30 PM

A young man leaves his middle class existence in pursuit of freedom from relationships and obligation. Giving up his home, family, all possessions but the few he carried on his back and donating all his savings to charity Christopher McCandless (Emile Hirsch) embarks...