Journey to Life After Loss Red Hook Public Library offers grief support group

 

 

(RED HOOK, NY) –If you’re struggling with the loss of a loved one, come to Journey to Life After Loss, a grief support group at the Red Hook Public Library. The two alternating biweekly groups will meet starting at 12 p.m. Tuesday, September 27, and 5:15 p.m. Tuesday, October 4.

 

This program will offer non-judgmental support to people coping with the many facets of loss. Facilitator and coach Cathy Baiardi will guide the group through discussions about grief and loss with response to the needs of the participants. The group will read and share thoughts about articles on grief and focus on methods for moving forward and restoring a sense of balance in their lives.

 

This program is free and open to the public.

 

Red Hook Public Library has been serving the community of Red Hook and its need for lifelong learning since 1898. In 1935, the library made its home in a mid-nineteenth century octagonal building based on the designs of Orson Squire Fowler. In 2013, 2014, and 2015, it was designated a five-star library by Library Journal. The library was chosen as a finalist for the Best Small Library in America award, given by Library Journal and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, in 2015.

 

For more information, call the Red Hook Public Library, 845-758-3241. The library is located at 7444 S. Broadway in Red Hook and on the Web at www.redhooklibrary.org.