Chamber’s April networking dates
The Escondido Chamber of Commerce continues its Plates for 8 networking luncheon events on Tuesday, April 5 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at J&M Restaurant, 1215 E. Valley Parkway.
The Plates for 8 is about acquiring business contacts and building relationships among the city’s businesses. The event is for chamber members only.
The San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum will host the Chamber’s Business After 5 networking event from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 14. Participants will introduce themselves to other members, make new contact and maybe win a door prize while enjoying cocktails and hors d’oeuvres.
J&Ms Restaurant will also be the place for morning networking from 7:15 to 9 a.m. Friday, April 22. Table sponsorship is $75; non-members $20.
The chambers invites guests to “mix, mingle and network” at this monthly breakfast event known as Good Morning Escondido. Participants get one minute to show-and-tell about their businesses. Cost: Members $10/non-members $20.
Cowan will speak at angler’s meeting
The Senior Anglers of Escondido (SAE) Fishing Club will be holding its regular monthly meeting at 9:30 a.m. Friday, April 8, at the Park Avenue Community Center in Escondido.
An energetic over-50 crowd of men and women, married and single, participate in both fresh and salt-water fishing, youth trout derbies/events, picnics, RV Camp-outs and other community service events. Meetings are free of charge and guests are welcome. Dress is casual, but shirts and shoes are required.
Celebrated outdoor writer Ernie Cowan of Escondido will be the guest speaker for this month’s program. Among other publications, Cowen is the field reporter for Western Outdoor News, covering the annual Eastern Sierra trout opener for several years.
He will share his expectations for the April 30 opener along Highway 395 – water levels, fish stocking programs and conditions anglers can expect to find in the numerous lakes and streams from Lone Pine to Bridgeport.
As an accomplished desert photographer, Cowen will also talk about this spring’s flora and fauna that can be found locally in the Anza-Borrego Desert.
The senior anglers invite participants to join them for lunch (Dutch-Treat- Separate-Checks) at a local restaurant that supports the ESA Club.
Visit the ESA website at www.senioranglersofescondidio.net or call Public Relations Director Ron Casapulla at (760) 736-4009.
Experts will offer dementia care tips
Teepa Snow, a nationally renowned expert on dementia care and Arlene Cawthorne, MA a certified Positive Approach to Care trainer will share techniques on how to help those you care about to manage their daily challenges and live more successfully with parents or clients’ memory loss.
The class will include topics such as Brain Changes, Changes in Communication, What’s Really Important, Creating Moments to Remember and Concentrating on What is Left.
It will take place from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, April 5 at Assisting Hands Home Care, 16870 W. Bernardo Drive, Rancho Bernardo. For reservations and information, call Arlene at 858-335- 8880 or email firstname.lastname@example.org