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Bethel Bethel, in the Bible
Bethel (bĕth`əl) [Heb.,=house of God].
1 Ancient city of central Palestine, the modern Baytin, the West Bank, N of Jerusalem. Latino group moves Mother's Day fete
Due to stronger-than-expected registration, today's Bethel Latino Family Organization Mother's Day Celebration will be held at Prairie Mountain School, 5305 Royal Ave., instead of Danebo Elementary School elementary school: see school. as originally planned. The free event, from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., will feature a mariachi mariachi
Traditional Mexican street ensemble. The performer, the musical style, and the musical ensemble are called mariachi. Mariachi music emerged in the late 1700s or early 1800s. band, student and family performances and refreshments re·fresh·ment
1. The act of refreshing or the state of being refreshed.
2. Something, such as food or drink, that refreshes.
3. refreshments A snack or light meal and drinks. . Participants are asked to bring a potluck dish to share. For information, call Isabel Kelly at 689-3751.
Senior Issues Forum
SPRINGFIELD - Three local legislators will hold a Senior Issues Forum at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Adult Activity Center, 215 West C St., Springfield.
Oregon Sen. Bill Morrisette, Sen. Floyd Prozanski and Rep. Terry Beyer will focus on prescription drug prescription drug Prescription medication Pharmacology An FDA-approved drug which must, by federal law or regulation, be dispensed only pursuant to a prescription–eg, finished dose form and active ingredients subject to the provisos of the Federal Food, Drug, plans and health care at both the state and the national level.
`I have been working with senior issues for over 10 years now and stuff is confusing," Morrisette said. "I hope we can make it a little simpler to understand.'
Christina Jaramillo of Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance will discuss the effects of the Medicare Prescription drug plan and the benefits it will bring to Oregonians. Maribeth Healey of Oregonians for Health Security will talk about the new Oregon prescription drug pool.
If you need assistance getting to the forum, call Josh Balloch at (541) 961-8830.
Childbirth childbirth: see birth.
Childlessness (See BARRENNESS.)
(Rom. Diana) goddess of childbirth. [Gk. Myth. network
to discuss labor support
Birth Companion Network, an association of birth and postpartum postpartum /post·par·tum/ (post-pahr´tum) occurring after childbirth, with reference to the mother.
Of or occurring in the period shortly after childbirth. doulas, is hosting a free event titled, "A Good Birth, A Safe Birth," at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Eugene Public Library Bascom Room.
A panel of childbirth experts will discuss having continuous labor support, creating a "can do" mind set, making informed choices, using tried and true pain coping tools and staying upright and active during birth. For information, call 461-1615.