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  • Olympia Teens and Elders Group Receives National Recognition – ThurstonTalk
    Olympia Teens and Elders Group Receives National Recognition – ThurstonTalk
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    The Sharing Teens and Elders Program will celebrate it’s 5th year receiving two national recognitions for this program that fosters meaningful dialog between generations. Source: Olympia Teens and Elders Group Receives National Recognition – ThurstonTalk

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  • Think Grandpa is out of touch? That junior is glued to his phone? STEP this way… | The Olympian
    Think Grandpa is out of touch? That junior is glued to his phone? STEP this way… | The Olympian
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    The Sharing Teens and Elders Project brings together the two groups and gets them talking — about parties, learning to drive, relationships, racism, the environment and more. It sounds pretty simple, but STEP director Linda Terry has a grand vision. “The whole goal of STEP is to change the social norm of aging,” she said…

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  • Intergenerational S.T.E.P. Program Wins Caregiver of the Year – ThurstonTalk
    Intergenerational S.T.E.P. Program Wins Caregiver of the Year – ThurstonTalk
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    When Dotty and Astrid began talking, it quickly became obvious that they had a lot in common. “We discovered that we both had to overcome terrible shyness,” says Dotty. “I was practically afraid to speak in junior high and at the beginning of high school.” Then they learned that a mutual interest in drama and…

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  • Where We Live: Communities for All Ages, 2018 Edition
    Where We Live: Communities for All Ages, 2018 Edition
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    The 2018 edition of Where We Live: Communities for All Ages — 100+ Inspiring Examples from America’s Local Leaders is available now and features more than 200 articles and photographs of inspiring programs, people and places throughout the United States. Source: Where We Live: Communities for All Ages, 2018 Edition

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  • Brain Science: How business can benefit | South Sound Business
    Brain Science: How business can benefit | South Sound Business
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    “The Japanese government is putting millions of dollars into neuroscience,” says Linda Terry, owner of Linda Terry Brain Training in Olympia. Source: Brain Science: How business can benefit | South Sound Business

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