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Registration is required. Please call 724-834-9390 to register for the workshops below.


Leading with Style: How Different Personalities Can Work Together!

June 27, 2019, from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Learn how to identify your leadership style and the leadership style of others and how to use this knowledge to create more effective boards, committees, and teams.

Free for Members /  $20 for Non-Members

Presenter: Colonel Nancy P. Anderson, USMC (Retired) graduated with honor from the U.S. Marine Corps’ Woman Officer Candidate Course in 1972 and from the Woman Officer Basic Course the following year. Most of her military service was spent in tactical communications and computers, in billets ranging from platoon commander through chief of staff, G-6, of 3rd Force Service Support Group on Okinawa. She served as both a battalion commander and a base commander, with responsibilities for over 3,000 Marines, Sailors, and civilian employees. Her staff positions include deputy, Strategic Plans Division, within the Corps’ Headquarters Plans, Policies, and Operations Department, and both International Strategic Initiatives deputy and Marine Corps Fellow to the Institute for National Strategic Studies. Her academic credentials include a bachelor of science degree from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and a master of science degree from the Naval Postgraduate School. She is a graduate, with highest distinction, of the Naval War College non-resident program and a graduate of the National War College. Following her retirement in 2002, she became an active community volunteer, volunteering nearly full time each week for several nonprofit organizations at the local, state, and national levels. Nancy currently serves as the interim CEO of the Westmoreland Cultural Trust. Westmoreland Cultural Trust is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to stimulate cultural and economic development in the Westmoreland County region.

 

The Healing Potential of CBD Oil

July 30, 2019, from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

There’s a lot of excitement about the healing potential of CBD – with good reason

Join us for an evening to learn about CBD- We can answer your questions of what is it, where does CBD come from, how CBD can help you, how do you pick a quality CBD product, how can CBD help your pets, what is the difference of cannabis, hemp seed and CBD oil and much more. CBD has many health benefits without THC or a script. Come for an informational evening presented by Helen Mucci of Mucci Farm of Greensburg.

$10 for Members / $20 for Non-Members

 

Essentials of Personal Banking for Girls

August 13, 2019, from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

This Banking Fundamentals Workshop will present basic banking topics such as check writing, balancing a checkbook, budgeting, and creditworthiness. This will be an interactive workshop aimed to help girls develop good financial habits while learning the basic principles of banking. Presenters: Brandie Saraceni, Branch Manager, Citizens Bank; Joyce Trapletti, Relationship Banker, Citizens Bank

$10 for Members / $20 for Non-Members

 

Women Empowered, Self-awareness and Practical Self Defense

Wednesday evenings, July 24, 31, Aug. 7, 14, 21, 28, 2019 from 6 pm – 7 pm

A progressive and modern approach to self-defense and self-protection that is designed to enhance your confidence, awareness, and provide the tools necessary to prepare you for most situations that can occur within your daily life. An emphasis on personal empowerment coupled with practical hands-on skills you will gain the knowledge to stay safe, prevent assaults, and survive almost any situation.

Nick Germano Master Instructor- World Tae-Kwon-Do Federation/AAU Affiliate
He is a lifelong martial artist, with 15 years of experience training in various martial arts. He has been instructing students of all ages for 8 years and has been a certified instructor in Tae-Kwon-Do since 2013. He’s a certified adult and children’s self-defense instructor and a modern combative instructor in progressive martial art. He has obtained 15 PA state championship titles and holds black belt ranks in Tae-Kwon-Do, Shorin-Ryu Karate-Do, and Kyokushin Karate.

$60 for Members / $70 for Non-Members