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Northland Library Programs & Events March 2017

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UNDERSTANDING OBSESSIVE COMPULSIVE DISORDER

Join us on Thursday, March 23 at 7 p.m. when Nick Flower, Psy.D., clinical psychologist, will lead a lively and informative discussion of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and its treatment. “What if I harm someone on impulse? What if I contaminate my whole family and they get really sick? What if I’m gay and don’t know it?” These are just some of the obsessions that nearly 4.5 million people struggle with on a daily basis all across the United States. Dr. Flower will discuss what OCD is and how it is most effectively treated with an opportunity for discussion and questions from the audience.

Registration is required.

DIGITAL BOOT CAMP FOR PARENTS: SOCIAL MEDIA APPS

Part of our Digital Boot Camp for Parents series, this session on Saturday, March 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. will cover three specific social media apps, like Snapchat. Get the answers to questions you have been dying to ask about specific apps and learn the positives and negatives. This session will offer some tips and best practices for managing social apps. It will be held on the CCAC North campus; Room 3002. Doors open at 8:30am with the presentation starting promptly at 9:00am. Registration is required and space is limited.

INDIAN COOKING CLASS: GOBHI PARATHA

On Monday, March 27 at 7 p.m., our favorite Indian cook, Ann Manchella, will demonstrate the preparation of another tasty vegetarian food from India: Gobhi Paratha. Gobhi Paratha is a tasty flatbread stuffed with cauliflower.

Watch her preparation and taste a generous sample.Registration is required.

SKIN CARE FOR CHILDREN

Do you ever wonder about the best way to take care of your child's skin? Join dermatologist Dr. Alan Solter on Thursday, March 30 at 7 p.m. in a discussion on the proper ways to use cleansers, moisturizers and sunscreens. During this presentation, parents will:

* Learn the types of products which can be beneficial or should be avoided.

* Discover the facts about sunscreen safety.

* Find out how to treat common skin problems with non-prescription products.

Dr. Solter will debunk myths regarding several skin conditions. Dr. Solter will also present information on Camp Discovery, a week long summer camp in Pennsylvania sponsored by the American Academy of Dermatology which is free to children with skin conditions. Registration is required.

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