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Below is a list of events, activities and seminars that we are involved in.

October 2017 Events

BEYOND THE GRAVE: 2017 CEMETERY WALK

Oct 15, 2017 05:30 PM to Oct 15, 2017 08:00 PM

Take a guided walk among the tombstones and meet some of Johnson County's former residents during Johnson County Historical Society's BEYOND THE GRAVE: 2017 CEMETERY WALK on Sunday, October 15, 2017 form 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. at Old St. Joseph's Cemetery located in Iowa City. Emerging from the night in period costume, actors will tell the tales of individuals buried at old St. Joseph Cemetery. Vistors will learn about important Iowa City citizens and enjoy refreshments at Happy Hollow Park.

Tours of Old St. Joseph Cemetery will depart every 30 minutes form Happy Hollow Park, 800 Brown Street, Iowa City. Parking is available at this location.

The cemetery walk is a free event, open to the public. Donations are appreciated.

Living Through Loss

LIVING THROUGH LOSS

A monthly educational program for bereaved individuals facing the social and practical aspects of grief.

1ST WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH

5:15 - 6:30 P.M.

AT THE KIRKWOOD ROOM

515 Kirkwood Avenue, Iowa City

 

OCTOBER 4, 2017: "SCAMS, FRAUD AND HACKS-HOW TO KEEP YOUR ACCOUNTS SAFE"

Presented by Jennifer Lough and Dawn Lyon-Hills Bank & Trust

 

 

NOVEMBER 1, 2017: "WHAT NOW? TIPS FOR MANAGING LOSS AND LIVING AMIDST GRIEF"

Presented by Shelly Horswill-M.S. certified yoga instructor & wellness coach and owner of Wellfinity

 

 

DECEMBER 6, 2017: "ONE WAY TO STAY IN YOUR HOME AND INTRO TO TRAILS"

Presented by Hillary Ramaker, excutive director of TRAILS,

nonprofit organization devoted to helping older residents remain in their own homes

 

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:

Lensing Funeral & Cremation Service

319-338-8171

Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow


YTT is a bereavement self-help support group for any adult who has experienced a death.

5:15 to 6:30 p.m.
on the third Wednesday of the month

The Kirkwood Room
515 Kirkwood Avenue, Iowa City

Hospice Home of Johnson County


Hospice Home of Johnson County is a 501(c)3 nonprofit community organization dedicated to owning and operating a home for adults receiving hospice services. Patients who are in the last six months of their lives and need 24 hour assistance will be offered this new care option.

Guests staying in our home-like residence will receive care form their own hospice agency and interdisciplinary healthcare team.

Our focus is to help meet the physical, spiritual, and emotional needs of our guests and their loved ones.

Compassionate care will be provided by a loving group of well-trained staff and volunteers.

www.hospicehomejc.org