Charlottesville Alert

Locker Room Renovation Update – The Albemarle Square locker rooms will re-open for use beginning Saturday, Jan. 19! Lockers and showers are accessible through the Aquatics Center only. Phase 2 of locker room renovations will begin on Tuesday, January 22. Enjoy the new space!

Lessons Learned in Downsizing with author Marietta McCarty

Join author Marietta McCarty for a discussion about the principles of her book, Leaving 1203: Emptying a Home, Filling a Heart.

January Coffee Talk
details:
Tuesday, January 29 from 11:00am-12:00pm
acac Albemarle Square Conference Room
FREE for members

Marietta laces up her shoes for 2019 and takes tales of home emptying to members of acac. 

Sometimes stopped by readers of Leaving 1203 in her tracks or while walking around the track, members will get a chance to sit and chat with the author about the lessons learned as she emptied the beloved home on a hill, share their own experiences, and ask any and all questions about her approach. Signed copies of the book will be available for purchase. Please note: this will be an author discussion. You’re welcome to read her book, but it isn’t required.

Summary:
“Bereaved following her mother’s death, McCarty faces the daunting task of emptying her beloved family home. How might she find a way through the inevitable emotional turmoil and the accumulation of more than five decades in the house at 1203? Told with McCarty’s characteristic wisdom, marvel, exuberance, and good will, LEAVING 1203 is about navigating that way through…”

Questions? Email Kelly at kellyk@acac.com.