Upcoming Speakers

Upcoming NCMC Speakers

NCMC Meetings are held at 10:00 a.m. in Morrill Hall at St. Mark’s Church, 111 Oenoke Ridge (CT Route 124), New Canaan, CT

July 28 – Brian Hollstein, the NCMC’s Garden Guru, will speak on his “Visit to the 20,000 Year Old Pre-historic Decorated Caves in Spain & France”. We will find out why these ancient caves in Lascaux, France and Altimira, Spain are called the “Sistine Chapels of Prehistoric Art”, and will learn who these artists were, their tools and techniques and their motivation to produce art that has lasted thousands of years. As a result, “Cave Men” will take on a whole new meaning. Plus, knowing the speaker, we will no doubt learn many new historical facts!

August 11 – Julie Jason, is an award winning columnist and author of the book, The Retirement Survival Guide.
She will share insights gained from a lifelong career of law and investment management with focus on seniors needs
and goals. Her award winning investor education column is in its 13th year of publication and appears weekly in the
Sunday editions of the Stamford Advocate, Greenwich Times, Danbury News Times and Connecticut Post.

August 25 – Jack Hennessey is New Canaan’s Fire Chief. The title of his presentation is: You’re In Good Hands. He is a lifelong fire-fighting professional who knows every street, fireplug, residence and business in NC, and more importantly, he knows fire prevention and safety in depth. He will share the inside stories of several major NC fires, why they were unique and how they may have been prevented. AND!! He’s bringing the Department’s newest fire engine…If you come early to the meeting, the engine will be in front of Morrill Hall for your inspection!