Addiction to social networking, dating apps, texting, and messaging can extend to the point where virtual, online friends become more important than real-life relationships.We’ve all seen the couples sitting together in a coffee shop or restaurant ignoring each other and engaging with their smartphones instead.Join us to learn more about how to protect yourself when you're out in the community. When: Friday, September 01, 2017 - PM - PMWhere: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room All adult handicrafters aged 18 and over are welcome -- knitters, cross stitchers, crocheters, beaders, etc...BRING YOUR OWN PROJECT, share ideas, learn new skills. When: Tuesday, September 05, 2017 - AM - AMWhere: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. When: Tuesday, September 05, 2017 - PM - PMWhere: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room Join this free book discussion that meets the first Tuesday of every month from 1 to 2 PM.
Online friends tend to exist in a bubble, not subject to the same demands or stresses as messy real-world relationships.
These later social web platforms have taken the place of self-made homepages devoted to the individual.
No longer content to be members of specialized forums and bulletin boards, users opted instead for global citizenship featuring profile environments –the WWW’s version of a passport, or ID.
The online chats are not a replacement for psychotherapy or support groups. Read more about each chat below: Participants must agree to the terms posted on the registration page, including posting truthful and appropriate comments, staying on topic, listening to and respecting others, and protecting privacy.
This chat provides a forum for family members and friends to address the stresses and triumphs shared by those caring for someone with a blood cancer.