Free memory screenings will be held on Tuesday, September 19 from 9 to 11 a.m. in the Health Resource Center at Island Hospital, 1211 24th St., Anacortes. This series of questions and tasks designed to test memory, language and other intellectual functions can help determine if you might be suffering from memory loss. Appointments required. 299-4204.
Drop in with your mobile devices or laptops for hands-on help with downloading library ebooks, audiobooks, movies, music and more; learning computer basics; trying new software or internet application; signing up for Microsoft IT Academy; and any other tech questions.
Tuesdays, Sept. 5 – Nov. 28, 10am-12noon at the Anacortes Library.
Joan Cross describes her work and travels in the tiny Buddhist Kingdom of Bhutan, nestled in the spectacular Himalayan Mountains. The Kingdom is perhaps best known for creating the concept of Gross National Happiness as the most significant industry of a country; GHP has since become a worldwide measure of a culture's humanity.
Island Hospital offers therapeutic herbal tea class. Join Kelly Ann Nickerson MS and learn how to make therapeutic herbal tea on Thursday, September 21 from 6 – 7:30 p.m. at Island Hospital, 1211 24th St., Anacortes in the Fidalgo/Burrows Rooms. The cost is $15. Registration required, visit www.islandhospital.org/classes or call 299-4204.
Movie Man Nick Alphin has selected an exciting line-up of four movies in diverse genres, introducing them with sparkling wit and personal insight gained during his long career as a movie industry sound professional. Visit library.cityofanacortes.org for film titles and details.
Fridays, Sept. 8, 15, 22, Oct. 6, 7pm at the library