UA-8412995-1 The Southport Globe: Meet the Author - Peter Spiers, Master Class at Pequot Library Feb.17th

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Meet the Author - Peter Spiers, Master Class at Pequot Library Feb.17th

Meet the Author - Peter Spiers, Master Class
Sunday, February 17, 2013, 04:00pm - 06:00pm
Meet the Author
Peter Spiers, Master Class: Living Longer, Stronger and Happier

Sunday, February 17 4 - 6 pm

Master_Class_Cover_edited_for_webThey can be seen in communities throughout the country-- those amazingly hale, hearty, and happy older folks who are having fun, have a million friends, are sharp as tacks, and look like they'll live forever. Their secret-- revealed and explained in MASTER CLASS-- is an active lifestyle that blends moving, thinking, socializing and creating.
Through inspirational stories from active seniors, supported by the latest research in the fields of psychology and neuro-science, MASTER CLASS shows how to build an enriching lifestyle on the foundation of favorite activities. Author Peter Spiers, Senior Vice President of Road Scholar, the top-notch life-long learning organization, provides easy-to-follow charts that allow readers to break out of their daily routines into Moving/Thinking/Socializing/Creating. By filling the gaps with a selection from 25 "Master Activities," such as learning a musical instrument, playing tennis, volunteering and more, they'll create a happy, holistic, brain-healthy lifestyle that's rich and meaningful.

peter_spiers_edited_for_webPeter Spiers is Senior Vice President at Boston-based not-for-profit Road Scholar where he is responsible for strategic planning, marketing and communications, and research. Prior to joining Road Scholar, he worked for 17 years at Rodale, Inc. as publisher, group publisher, and vice president for strategic planning.

He is a graduate of Harvard College, the London School of Economics, and the Tuck School of Business Administration at Dartmouth. He is the co-author of "The Group House Handbook" (Acropolis, 1982) and editor of "The Elderhostel Odyssey" (Elderhostel, 2005).

Refreshments and book signing following the lecture.
Location : Auditorium

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