2018 Program of Work

CITIZENSHIP AND OUTREACH
Our Lady Liberty
Support Your Local Firefighter
Project: Open House or Appreciation Day for Volunteer Fire Department
Celebrate: National Anthem Day, March 3

ENVIRONMENT
The Value of Trees
How To Choose a Light Bulb
Project: Plant a Tree
Read and donate “The Lorax” by Dr. Zeuss
Celebrate: Paul Bunyan Day, June 28

FAMILY Life
Benefits of Thrift Store Shopping
Alzheimer’s “The Waiting”
Project: Donate Twiddle muffs/fiddle aprons to Alzheimer’s units
https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/twiddlemuff
https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/twiddlemuff (crochet)
https://www.alzheimers.net/4-22-15-alzheimers-activity-apron/
Celebrate: National Thrift Shop Day, August 17

HOMEMAKING SKILLS
Heritage Homemaking Skills
When to Toss Your Spices
Project: Class teaching a Heritage Skill
Celebrate: National Spaghetti Day, January 4

HEALTH AND NUTRITION
Anaphylaxis: What To Do
New Nutrition Labeling 2018
Project: Invite an ACES Specialist to present a Program
Celebrate – Eat an Apple/Apple Dumpling Day… September 17

MARKETING (PROMOTION)
DO YOU KNOW AHCL?
Homemakers Week
Project: Contribute to BIRTHDAY PENNIES
Celebrate: AHCL Week… October 9-15