Stay safe and do your part!
disposing of expired and unused prescription medications will take place on Saturday, April 27, 2019, 10am-2pm. You can visit the Diversion Control Division of the US Department of Justice and US Drug Enforcement Administration to learn more about it and to do a location search to find sites in your area to drop off your prescriptions that you don't want or need.
Stay safe and do your part!
commemorating the liberation of the ancient Hebrew people from slavery in Egypt.
- The Muslim Lailat al Bara'ah, known also as the Night of Records, April 20-21, where the Muslim god, Allah, descends to the earth and forgives the people their sins.
- The Christian celebrations of Good Friday and Easter (Resurrection) Sunday, where they the celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus.
Those with a more secular preference will be celebrating Easter Sunday, a time to celebrate the coming of spring, with the Easter Bunny, the hunt for Easter Eggs, chocolate and jellybeans, and time to be with family and friends.
Whatever you are celebrating, let it be a time of joy, hope, renewal and rebirth. Have a fabulous holiday weekend!
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Mr. W's Newsletter Inspiration
“Never ruin an apology with an excuse.” ~ Benjamin Franklin
He was a voracious reader, prolific writer, scientist, printer, politician, inventor, diplomat, scholar, statesmen, civic activist, political theorist, philosopher, business owner and of our most noted Founding Fathers. Born January, 17, 1705, Benjamin Franklin continuously learned, discovered, invented, explored and worked for a new and better nation right up until his death on April 17, 1790. His contributions to the fledgling United States and to humanity are many and continue to impact today.
Then we have everything related to spring. Warming temperatures, birds returning, trees and plants budding. April showers are preparing for May flowers. And we humans have spring cleaning; we will clean out our closets, air out our houses, dust the cobwebs out, trade our winter clothes for summer duds, and prepare our gardens for some lovely blooms.
Adding to the busyness, today we will be exploring an overview of our newsletter and blogging April - nationa awareness campaigns, both month-long and singular days, spring cleaning tips and more. Join us as we explore.
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Golden Horizons Elder Care Services are registered with the State of CT as a Homemaker-Companion Agency. The well-being of the aging is their primary purpose. Your loved ones are in caring hands with Golden Horizons. Golden Horizons' offices are located in Old Saybrook, and Groton, Connecticut, USA.