Lifelines for a Lifetime: How Can Technology Help?

Grandparents just want to be helpful during these challenging times. But what happens when grandparents live in another city? Or when concerns about COVID prevent meeting in person? How can technology help? Find out in this FREE panel discussion presented by JCC Chicago, JCFS, and the Grandparent-Grandchild Connection. Monday, November 16, 2020 7 to 8…

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Lifelines for a Lifetime Virtual Panel for Grandparents and Parents

Kids are home learning online, parents are juggling roles, and grandparents want to help. Join us for a panel discussion on creating a plan, with experts in family dynamics and COVID-19, plus a sampling of parents and grandparents who will share real-life challenges. Learn how to navigate conversations about what parents really need, and how…

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My First Car

I got my first car right after I returned from the army in 1948.  New cars were limited right after WWII. There had been no new car production during the war, as factories were repurposed to support the effort. Cars were just getting back to production when I got back from Japan. And new cars…

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The Little Boy in Me

I’ve been staying with my adult daughter and her husband for the last three months, while we’ve all be sheltering at home under the Coronavirus. The other day I asked her: “Was I a good father to you?” “Why are you asking me this again?” she asked. “Why do you still need reassurance about this?”…

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