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Yoga for Survivors – Virtual Sessions!

11/03/2020 to 11/03/2020

Online event hosted by HopeWorks of Howard County, Columbia, MD 21046

HopeWorks is partnering with Three and a Half Acres Yoga (THAY) to bring free yoga sessions to survivors of intimate partner and sexual violence. This will be an on-going program offered every Tuesday at 4 pm via Zoom! THAY partners with community organizations within Harlem, Upper Manhattan, and virtually. They focus on serving folks facing emotional, physical, or social trauma. THAY provides yoga, breathing, and mindfulness programs to nonprofits to support their existing missions and build bridges of understanding among neighbors. Please note that you will be able to participate while seated or on a mat. This is a free program, but pre-registration is required! To register, please visit https://yoga-for-survivors.eventbrite.com

“The Gift of Art, Holiday Show” at Artists’ Gallery

11/03/2020 to 01/03/2021

8197 Main Street, Ellicott City, MD 21043

Artists’ Gallery’s November/December show is “The Gift of Art, Holiday Show”. The exhibit runs from November 3, 2020-January 3 , 2021. If you have been looking for a special gift this holiday season or just want to lighten your spirits during cold winter days, come in and visit the Artists’ Gallery. The gallery has works by over 25 artists working in a variety of mediums: oils, pastels, watercolors, acrylics, photography, woodcuts, ceramics, pottery, stained glass, jewelry, etc. There is indeed something for everyone. Hours are: Tuesday-Saturday 11am-6pm and Sunday 11am-5pm. Artists’ Gallery website: www.artistsgalleryec.com. Artists' Gallery phone: 443-325-5936

CareerStep Health Care Training Information Session

11/04/2020 to 11/04/2020

Virtual Event, Columbia, MD 21044

Howard Community College’s Continuing Education and Workforce Development Division will offer two upcoming virtual information sessions on September 23 and November 4 about health care training courses offered in partnership with CareerStep. At the information session, participants will receive customized registration documents and instructions, plus details about loaner laptops available upon enrollment in a course. These self-paced online training courses will prepare you for one of these health information technician jobs: medical transcription (12-month program); medical coding and billing (12-month program); medical administration assistant (6-month program); pharmacy technician (12-month program); Participants are asked to RSVP in advance to the information session of their choice: Wednesday, September 23, from 6:30-7:30 p.m.; Wednesday, November 4, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Visit: howardcc.edu/careerstep-rsvp to register.

Yoga for Survivors – Virtual Sessions!

11/10/2020 to 11/10/2020

Online event hosted by HopeWorks of Howard County, Columbia, MD 21046

HopeWorks is partnering with Three and a Half Acres Yoga (THAY) to bring free yoga sessions to survivors of intimate partner and sexual violence. This will be an on-going program offered every Tuesday at 4 pm via Zoom! THAY partners with community organizations within Harlem, Upper Manhattan, and virtually. They focus on serving folks facing emotional, physical, or social trauma. THAY provides yoga, breathing, and mindfulness programs to nonprofits to support their existing missions and build bridges of understanding among neighbors. Please note that you will be able to participate while seated or on a mat. This is a free program, but pre-registration is required! To register, please visit https://yoga-for-survivors.eventbrite.com

Howard County General Hospital’s State of Health Care

11/11/2020 to 11/11/2020

Online, Columbia, MD 21044

Howard County General Hospital will host the third annual State of Health Care in Howard County, presenting “The COVID-19 Effect: Your Health and Care” virtually with a panel of Johns Hopkins experts in emergency medicine and infectious diseases. Steve Snelgrove, president of Howard County General Hospital, Kevin Sowers, president of Johns Hopkins Health System and executive vice president of Johns Hopkins Medicine, and Elizabeth Rendón-Sherman, chair of the Howard County General Hospital board of trustees, will host the event. Deborah Trautman, president and CEO of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, will moderate the panel. Panelists will discuss the latest COVID-19 treatment advances, vaccines, health equity and how the pandemic may change the way care is accessed and delivered. They include: Dr. Sherita Hill Golden, vice president, chief diversity officer and professor of medicine at Johns Hopkins Medicine; Dr. Gabor Kelen, director of the department of emergency medicine and professor of emergency medicine at Johns Hopkins Medicine; Dr. Mark Landrum, chief for infectious disease at Howard County General Hospital; Dr. Lisa Maragakis, senior director of infection prevention and associate professor of Johns Hopkins Health System. The event is free to attend. Register at bit.ly/shc-hoco.

Yoga for Survivors – Virtual Sessions!

11/17/2020 to 11/17/2020

Online event hosted by HopeWorks of Howard County, Columbia, MD 21046

HopeWorks is partnering with Three and a Half Acres Yoga (THAY) to bring free yoga sessions to survivors of intimate partner and sexual violence. This will be an on-going program offered every Tuesday at 4 pm via Zoom! THAY partners with community organizations within Harlem, Upper Manhattan, and virtually. They focus on serving folks facing emotional, physical, or social trauma. THAY provides yoga, breathing, and mindfulness programs to nonprofits to support their existing missions and build bridges of understanding among neighbors. Please note that you will be able to participate while seated or on a mat. This is a free program, but pre-registration is required! To register, please visit https://yoga-for-survivors.eventbrite.com