Morning Program Speakers Announced 2014-2015

Attached is the current list of our programs in pdf format.  Make sure to note when you are scheduled as a greeter and to give the pledge and prayer.  And watch this site for updated program information.  Just a reminder . . . our morning meetings are now scheduled for the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month unless a social or other Sertoma event takes the place of a morning meeting.

Program Schedule, July-Dec, ’14

Program Schedule, Jan-June, ’14_REV 3.17.2014

Program Schedule, July-Dec, ’13_REV_9.18.2013

 

 

April 9, 2013 Program – Freedom Writers

Our speaker on April 9 will be Paul Smith who is a teacher at Southeast High School.  He will be talking about a program that he utilizes in his classroom called the Freedom Writers.  This curriculum is based on a program created by the Freedom Writers’ Foundation and a best selling book originally published in 1998 that was the basis for the movie “The Freedom Writers” released in 2007 and staring Hillary Swank.  The premise of the program is how to successfully reach high-risk students in the classroom.

This should be very interesting so you won’t want to miss it.  We hope to see you there!

March 12, 2013 Program – Anxiety Disorders

Today’s program on anxiety disorders was presented by Debby Houston.

Anxiety is the body’s natural response to danger.  Anxiety disorder responses include fear or worry, physical threat such as a heart attack, social threat by being embarrassed in public and a mental threat thinking you are losing your mind.  Physical signs are trouble breathing, restlessness, fidgeting, sweaty palms, racing heart, nausea, etc.  Continue reading