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Apr
13
Tue
2021
The Elderlaw Firm – Virtual Seminar: Estate Planning to Protect Your Loved Ones and Your Life Savings
Apr 13 @ 10:30 am

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Estate Planning to Protect Your Loved Ones and Your Life Savings

Please join us for a free virtual seminar. While each seminar is different we will always cover general information like the following:

  • Understand the advantages and disadvantages of wills and living trusts
  • How smart families can transition and reposition assets to better qualify for government and VA benefits
  • When to put property in your children’s names and when not to
  • The estate planning documents you need right now

Each seminar will cover important elder law issues leaving you informed and ready to make the next step in your planning process. As you can see in the titles listed below, some seminars will have a more tailored focus. It is generally sufficient to attend just one seminar. Your questions are welcome and participation at a seminar entitles qualified candidates for a free initial consultation ($350 value).

Virtual Seminars

The virtual seminars take place using Zoom and make it possible for you to attend from anywhere and still ask plenty of questions. This makes our seminars accessible to you whether its a matter of time or distance.

RSVP:  https://www.elderlawfirm.com/seminar-registration/ or call 336-378-1122.

Bookmarks Presents Patrick Radden Keefe in Conversation with Beth Macy
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm

Patrick Radden Keefe, NYT bestselling author of:
Empire of Pain: The Secret History
of the Sackler Dynasty
,
to be a featured in conversation with Beth Macy
at a virtual Bookmarks event.

Tuesday, April 13 – 7:00 pm

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (February 19, 2021) – New York Times bestselling author Patrick Radden Keefe will discuss his new book, Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty, during a virtual live streamed event on the book’s publication day at 7:00 pm EST on Tuesday, April 13. The event is sponsored by Bookmarks and 88.5 WFDD.

Keefe is a staff writer at The New Yorker and the author, most recently, of the New York Times bestseller Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland, which received the National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction, was selected as one of the ten best books of 2019 by The New York Times Book Review, The Washington Post, the Chicago Tribune and The Wall Street Journal, and was named one of the “10 Best Nonfiction Books of the Decades” by Entertainment Weekly.

The April 13 event will be a conversation with Beth Macy. Macy is the author of the widely acclaimed and bestselling books Truevine and Factory Man. Based in Roanoke, Virginia for three decades, her reporting has won more than a dozen national awards, including a Nieman Fellowship for Journalism at Harvard.

Empire of Pain is a grand, devastating portrait of three generations of the Sackler family, famed for their philanthropy, whose fortune was built by Valium and whose reputation was destroyed by OxyContin.

Admission for the event is free, to register go to: https://www.bookmarksnc.org/PatrickRaddenKeefe
Bookmarks will have copies of Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty and signed book plates available.

Bookmarks is a literary arts nonprofit organization and independent bookstore that works to ignite the love of reading by connecting the community with books and authors. In addition to the annual Festival of Books & Authors, Bookmarks offers year-round programming to this end, including author talks, lecture nights, book club gatherings, and more, all of which are currently being offered virtually. Community outreach efforts also include Book Build and Authors In Schools, which connects students in the Winston-Salem area with authors and new books. Bookmarks is located at 634 West Fourth Street in downtown Winston-Salem and offers limited capacity shopping Monday-Saturday from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m., and Sunday 12 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Visit bookmarksnc.org for more information.

Apr
14
Wed
2021
The Elderlaw Firm – Medicaid Minute Zoom Call
Apr 14 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm

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Medicaid Minute Zoom Call

This is your chance to ask specific Medicaid questions to our lawyers and Medicaid Benefits Specialist. Email with questions.

Click here to join:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88255170642?pwd=YW5UVVg1ZGIrOWFpdjRLMnh0OEFtUT09

Meeting ID:  882 5517 0642
Passcode:  729792

Apr
15
Thu
2021
CapTel North Carolina – Webinar about Hearing Loss and Accessibility
Apr 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

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CapTel North Carolina
Webinar about Hearing Loss and Accessibility

Monthly webinars are available for people with hearing loss, agencies working with people who have disabilities, or advocates interested in learning about the CapTel NC service and state program.

It’s easy to sign up!
Using the video conference app Zoom, sign up at captelnc.com/webinar and you will receive an email with a link to join the call.

All webinars will be accessible with captioning.

It’s Free!
North Carolina residents and professionals can participate at no charge.

Topic:  Hearing Loss and Accessibility
This webinar covers topics about Hearing Loss, Accommodations and Resources for people who are hard of hearing and professionals who work with this population. Learn how to increase independence and promote an inclusive community.

For more information, contact:
Kim Calabretta, CapTel NC Manager
919-415-1461
kim.m.calabretta@t-mobile.com
captelnc.com/webinar

Apr
20
Tue
2021
Caring Conversations: Health & Wellness
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am

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An interactive conversation on dealing with all things related to health and wellness.
Please feel free to share stories and join in with questions or comments.

For more info contact Shelby:  seniorcenter@senior-resources-guilford.org
www.facebook/SeniorResourcesofGuilford
336-373-4816 EXT 280

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