Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy!
How Every Child can Strive by Five
“What if I was to tell you that a game of peek-a-boo could change the world?” asks seven-year-old Molly Wright, one of the youngest-ever TED speakers. Breaking down the research-backed ways parents and caregivers can support children’s healthy brain development.
Barefoot Contessa’s Challah French Toast
Check out this new take on a breakfast/brunch classic that’s easy to make.
Silver Sneakers – Dancing to the Oldies
Do you cringe every time you hear the word, exercise? Well, dancing is a great way to elevate your heart rate and before you know it, you’ll see an improvement with your cardiovascular endurance. These 50s and 60s dance inspired moves are hopefully going to take you back to a place when you just danced and let everything go. Click here to get started.
Birds in Paintings at London’s National Gallery
What does the goldfinch symbolize? Many artists knew that the people who would view their paintings would recognize the symbols they had carefully placed within them – but they may not have planned on their works surviving over 700 years! Meanings can be forgotten or lost over time, so these videos are here to help you make sense of some of the secrets hidden in paintings.
Upcoming Alexandria Library
Cooking with Kole – Saturday, September 18: 1:00pm – 2:00pm –
Frank and Betty Wright Reading Garden – Beatley Central Library
Join us for a live cooking demonstration in the Beatley Central Library Reading Garden with the popular program host Kole.