2015 Events

December 01, 2015

Mindfulness at Work by Dr. Ameli Rezvan

YMCA Ayrlawn Program Center
5650 Oakmont Ave.
Bethesda, MD 20817

Dr. Ameli Rezvan, Psychologist at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), shared her knowledge and experience about mindfulness practices. Mindfulness is about self-care, letting go of negative self-judgments, and living fully in the present moment. Join us and learn meditation techniques to live mindfully and cultivate acceptance and a positive attitude to manage stressful moments in life and at work.

November 12, 2015

Roundtable Discussion with Ms. Caron DeMars of the U.S. Department of State

A Roundtable Discussion with Ms. Caron DeMars of the US Department of State.  Ms. DeMars is currently working with “Connect to Success” women’s entrepreneurship program at the US Embassy in Portugal to document the program and identify how it can be transported to other US embassies around the world. Previously, she worked in Jordan and was the Environment, Science, Technology, and Health Hub Director for 17 countries in the Middle East and North Africa. During that time, Ms. DeMars launched the “Women in Science Hall of Fame” to celebrate outstanding women in science throughout the Middle East and North African regions.  Please see the most recent honorees at: http://jordan.usembassy.gov/esth_2015_wshf.html.

September 19, 2015

Annual Picnic
Stratton Park, Bethesda

March 16, 2015

Financial Planning Seminar, presented by Financial Consultant Philip Monnier of AXA Financial

Monday, March 16 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
AAAS Building
1200 New York Avenue Northwest Washington, DC 20005