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Creative Arts and Grief
Join this workshop designed to help adults express their grief in intuitive and creative ways, from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 21 at Hope Hospice of the East Bay in Pleasant Hill. Bereavement Services are provided free of charge to community members in need, however, donations are greatly appreciated. Registration required. Call 887-5681. Hope Hospice of the East Bay, 3470 Buskirk Ave., Pleasant Hill.
 

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Planning a Winter Vegetable Garden
Believe it or not, itís time to start planning and planting your winter garden! Learn how growing vegetables in the winter has its advantages over summer vegetables, and what allowances have to be made for the shorter days and less intense sunlight. Come from 7-8 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 28 at the Danville Library. Call 837-4889. Danville Library, Mt. Diablo Room, 400 Front St., Danville.
 

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Wills and Trust Workshop
Learn about Wills and Trusts from an expert and get your questions answered in this free and informational workshop presented by the Contra Costa County Bar Association. Join at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 18 at the Danville Library. Call 837-4889. Danville Library, Mt. Diablo Room, 400 Front St., Danville.
 

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Spirituality and Grief, Exploring the Intersection
Join this class and discussion group designed to help adults recognize and understand the grief experience from a spiritual perspective. The class will be from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 11, and the discussion will be 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 25 at Hope Hospice of the East Bay in Pleasant Hill. Registration required. Call 887-5681. Hope Hospice of the East Bay, 3470 Buskirk Ave., Pleasant Hill.
 

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Elder Law Workshop
Elder law issues become increasingly more important as individuals age and their families care for them. This workshop covers issues such as financial management, health care, public benefits and resources, and Medicare and Medicaid. From 7-8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 2 at the Danville Library. In partnership with CCC Bar Association. Call 837-4889. Danville Library, Mt. Diablo Room, 400 Front St., Danville.
 

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Saving Water in Your Landscape
Contra Costa Master Gardeners will expertly guide the audience through a variety of practices that will help homeowners conserve water in their landscape. Learn about irrigation methods, plant selection and placement, water gardening and rainwater harvesting at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 30 at the Danville Library. Call 837-4889. Danville Library, Mt. Diablo Room, 400 Front St., Danville.
 

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Widows/Widowers Grief Recovery
Have you or someone you know experienced the death of a spouse recently or within the last few years? Find hope, support and successful ways to process this significant life event with these workshops, from 3-5 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 16ĖNov. 18 at Lafayette-Orinda Presbyterian Church in Lafayette. Registration is required. Workbook is $15. Contact Bev Fellows at 949-7628 or beverlyfellows@comcast.net. Lafayette-Orinda Presbyterian Church, 49 Knox Drive, Lafayette.