Sunday, Tao Sangha Madison hosts Alex Pereklita, newly ordained monk from Toronto, for Buddhist Chanting at the Tao Sangha Healing Center, 2330 Willard Avenue. Workshops are 10am to 12:30pm and 2 to 5pm. In Dharma talks, Pereklita will share stories and realizations from his upcoming book, “Too Sad in the Fall, Too Happy in the Spring.” Everyone is welcome! No previous knowledge or experience needed. Workshops are freely given, by donation. For more information and to RSVP, call Deborah at 608-257-4663.
You can make an impact on the life of a senior adult by assisting them to remain independent and living in their own home. Volunteers are matched with a senior and help with light housekeeping or other tasks once a week or bi-weekly. To get involved, all Laura with the Madison Coalitions of Older Adults at 608-243-5252.
The Parental Stress line helps prevent child abuse by connecting parents who are stressed or feeling alone with volunteers who talk with them by phone. Training is necessary. Call 241-4888, extension 26 for details.