The Joy of Life Story Writing

Date/Time

April 16, 2019 to April 16, 2019
10:00 AM untill 11:00 AM

Description

Linda Abbott will present “The Joy of Life Story Writing” at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, April 16, at the Fort Myers Regional Library.  The presentation will be held in Meeting Room ABCD in the South Building, 1651 Lee Street, Fort Myers.  There is no cost to attend; to register visit: bit.ly/LifeStoryWritingApril16 “Our memories and stories are one of the most precious gifts we can share with our children and grandchildren,” said Abbott.  “But many people don’t know how to get started on writing their life stories, or are overwhelmed by the thought.” Abbott will share tips, tools and resources for people to write their own life story, or capture and preserve the memories of elderly loved ones.  Participants will learn about techniques such as timelines and memory sparks to recall more of the past, and legacy letters, which pass on values, wisdom and faith traditions. “Reminiscing is a joyful experience that allows individuals to revisit the special moments in their lives.  Sharing these memories connects us more deeply to our children and grandchildren,” Abbott said.  “That’s more important now than ever with grandparents and grandchildren often living hundreds of miles apart.” Abbott is the founder of Never Forget Legacies & Tributes, and splits her time between Bonita Springs and Middleton, Wisconsin.

Location

Fort Myers Regional LibraryView map
South Building, 1651 Lee Street,
Fort Myers, 33901, FL, 1234

Additional Information

Phone

(239) 533-4600

Cost

Free

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