General Meetings

Open to members and their guests

Place:           Temple Israel, Westport
10:45 am     Coffee and Conversation
11:30 am  Meeting and Speaker
We must enter through the doors from the upper parking lot.  There are a limited number of parking spaces in the upper lot; please leave them for those who have difficulty walking. Others please park in the lower lot and walk to the upper entrance. 

January 8, 2018 The Doctors Are in the House
Jill Denowitz, MD, Concierge Physicians of  Westport; Nina Karol, MD, Concierge Physicians of Westport; Carol A. Fucigna, MD, Stamford Health Medicine OB/GYN, Wilton; T. J. Kleeman, MD, Coastal Orthopedics, Norwalk; Rhonda Klein, MD, MPH, Connecticut Dermatology Group, Norwalk. This very special physician panel will review each of their specialties, with a focus on treating 50-100-year old patients. They will cover which hospitals are best for specific conditions, exercise intensity and type, and end-of-life priorities. Topics will range from how our skin changes as we age to botox/fillers and the importance of reading and brain games. The program will emphasize how to best live a strong, active, fulfilled life and end our days in the best possible ways that are available right now. Join us for a fascinating and informative meeting with some of the best doctors Fairfield County has to offer!

January 22, 2018 Dr. David W. McFadden Russia and How it Relates to Current U.S. Political Leadership
Dr. McFadden will join Y’s Women for a timely, informative, and educational update on all things political, with emphasis on our country’s leadership. Dr. McFadden, Professor of History at Fairfield University, is a highly regarded expert on global history, with special expertise in 20th century Russian history, myth, revolution, and St. Petersburg. He has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Denver and a master’s and PhD from the University of California, Berkeley. He will share his perspective on global events and crises in the past, combined with commentary on current topics in the news – shedding new light on what may be in store for our country and around the world as we move forward. Join us for what promises to be a fascinating presentation.