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Dr. Ronal Smith To Present Program, Thursday, July 20, 6:30 p.m.

On Thursday, July 20, at 6:30 p.m. Dr. Ronal Smith will present a program at the Signal Mountain Library called "Understanding Dementia: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment," a follow-up to his presentation in March, "Your Optimal Brain: How To Get It/How To Keep It."

Dr. Smith will discuss the different types of dementia, what constitutes normal aging, methods to help caregivers, and ways to stave off the disease. He will conclude his remarks with audience Q&A.

Dr. Smith is a local psychologist who has lived on Signal Mountain with his family for 23 years. He specializes in child, adolescent, and family psychology with a private practice at Signal Counseling Center.

The program is free and open to the public.

 

 

 

New E-Books (June 2017)

Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil DeGrasse Tyson

A Colony in a Nation by Chris Hayes

Dragon Teeth : A Novel by Michael Crichton

The Essex Serpent : A Novel by Sarah Perry

A Gentleman in Moscow : A Novel by Amor Towles

A Great Reckoning : A Chief Inspector Armand Gamache Mystery by Louise Penny

The Nature of the Beast : A Chief Inspector Armand Gamache Mystery by Louis Penny

Hillbilly Elegy : A Memoir by J. D. Vance

A House Among the Trees : A Novel by Julia Glass

The Little French Bistro : A Novel by Nina George

Magpie Murders : A Novel by Anthony Horowitz

The Marsh King's Daughter : A Novel by Karen Dionne

The Ministry of Utmost Happiness : A Novel by Arundhati Roy

Moonglow : A Novel by Michael Chabon

Option B : Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy by Sheryl Sandberg & Adam Grant

The Zookeeper's Wife : A War Story by Diane Ackerman

 

On Saturday, May 20, the Signal Mountain Library hosted a reception for local fifth-grader Lisa Lin, who will soon travel to Washington DC to compete in the National Spelling Bee. Joann Kerley, representing the Friends of the Library, who sponsored the event, presented Lisa with a gift for her trip.

 

 

 

 

 

 

On Tuesday, June 6, local music legends the Bandana Babes played a smokin' set to kick off the Signal Mountain Library's 2017 Summer Reading Program.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Recently poet Earl Braggs visited the Signal Mountain Library for a reading. Afterward he posed for a photo with our own Dr. Clif Cleaveland.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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