Blessing? Menace? Or…?
Is “waxing nostalgic” enjoyable? useful? comforting? self- affirming? OR
Is it escapist? distracting? self-indulgent? manipulative? OR…..?!
Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
6:00 sharp (please arrive by 5:45) – 8:00
Adelphi University’s Manhattan Center
75 Varick Street , 2ND floor
To reserve a place, please register by RSVP to GrossAssoc@AOL.com
Government-issued ID required for entry to building, please.
Optional Suggested Readings:
Nostalgia: A Psychological Resource, by Clay Routledge;
Followed by our CNY Leaders’ “Huddle” at 8:15.
DIRECTIONS: Subways: #1 to Canal puts you on the corner of our block. Others to other stops on Canal Street, requiring some walking: A, C. or E to Canal; J, N, Q, R, W, Z or #6 to Canal. Bus: M20 stops at the front door. Please check with MTA subway/bus schedules to be sure your route is running on time (http://www.mta.info/).
TAKE-OUT: Excellent take-out can be purchased at THE MILL, located next to the building, and brought to the meeting. www.THEMILLTOGO.COM,
Government-issued ID required for entry to building. We on the 2nd floor, at the Manhattan Center of ADELPHI UNIVERSITY.
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