This is the 7th anniversary of the Monday Morning Memo – 10.23.23 – The first one came out on October 17, 2016!!!


Wider Horizons Events and Information

1.       Our Tuesday evening All Member Zoom Gatherings return on Tuesday, October 24, 7-8:15 pm. Join your hosts Bob Anderson and Susan Adler. These sessions will be held on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month. Questions for this week’s discussion are attached.

2.       Tuesday, 10/24, 10:30-12, we are hosting postcarding at the Oxbow Bakery, 2307 24th Ave East. Postcards, etc., provided, we just need you; all are welcome. Please do not wear any products with fragrance—Victoria will be joining us!

3.       The Healthy Aging Zoom workshop on Wednesday, October 25th at 4:30 pm has as its topic “Is your concern really neurologic or is it something else?” Neurological concerns and something else. The link is  

4.       Thursday morning’s all-member Zoom is this Thursday, October 26, in its usual time slot of 9:30 am. The link and small group questions will be sent out on Wednesday.

5.       Movie Group will meet on Monday, October 30, at 4 pm to discuss the classic The Philadelphia Story with the inimitable Katharine Hepburn, among other great actors. Zoom link is: You can rent it on Amazon or Apple.

6.       Richard Zerbe would welcome visitors to his and Diane’s Methow cabin where he will be batching it from Oct 26 thru Oct 8th while Diane is in Japan.

7.       If you missed the invitation to come to lunch at the Moonlight Café on Jackson, we have openings on Friday, November 13 at 11:30 am. Let me know.

If you haven’t yet voted for the Board of Directors slate, please do so! Let me know if you have misplaced your ballot. And if you haven’t signed up for a small group discussion session about our achievements and plans for the future, we’ve added a new one on Zoom with Jeanne Marie Thomas the week of October 30. Contact me for more information about the slate or the Zoom.

Members and Friends Share Information

1.       Here is a link to a great article shared by Eric Johnson

2.       And another, shared by Patricia HenleyWalks, tech and protein: how to parent your own parents | Parents and parenting | The Guardian

3.       And a third, shared by Wendy Carlton about how we are expected to shift for ourselves as we age.