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  1. Who Invented That? Vulcanized Rubber and Safety Pins

    February 26, 2024, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Who created the safety pin or that great crispy potato chip? Some inventions changed lives. Others were created by accident. Instructor: Joan Adams. VULCANIZED RUBBER AND SAFETY PINS: What happens when you drop a rubbery mixture on a hot stove? In 1839, Charles Goodyear finds that rubber mixed with sulfur dropped on a hot stove keeps its structure and, thus, vulcanized rubber. Walter Hunt needed to pay off debts in 1849. What to do with a scrap of metal? The safety pin. 29476

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  2. Stress Reduction/Meditation

    February 26, 2024, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    @
    Rockville Senior Center

    Offers the tools to focus, relax and come to a more peaceful sense of being, with time for meditation and discussion. Instructor, Betty Figlure, has taught meditation, guided imagery and stress-reduction classes for more than 30 years. (this program is also offered virtually) #29760

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