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My Retirement

Ready for Retirement

Whether you are closely approaching retirement or several years away it is never too late, or too early, to plan and protect your retirement savings. One method of growing your retirement savings is through investments.

Ah, retirement!

If you are retired or will be soon one of the many great sites for retired persons is the Canadian Association of Retired Persons (CARP).  CARP's mandate is to effectively promote the rights and quality of life of mature Canadians. The site includes information on travel, health concerns, and government information.

Enjoying Mango(s)

Retirement is the perfect time to sit and eat Mangos while you watch the snow fall through a frosted window pane. It is also an excellent time to begin learning the basics of a new language. Motivation can be as recent as your new plans to travel to a foreign country or fulfilling a goal that you set aside until you had more time.  London Public Library's subscription to Mango Languages allows you to meet these goals through a fun, easy and interactive lanugage learning tool.

Getting Naked Again

book cover imageIn Getting Naked Again: Dating, Romance, Sex, and Love When You've Been Divorced, Widowed, Dumped, or Distracted, a practical guide to romance for the "suddenly single" mature woman, clinical psychologist Judith Sills dispenses advice on how to re-enter and negotiate the t

'Fair' Enough

libro library road show trailer

Seen and heard at the Western Fair on Saturday, September 12th .... first off, the Fair's been fantastically busy!  This location we have is wonderful ... right at the 'crossroads' of kiddieland, so we're seeing all kinds of traffic.  People here, there, and everywhere.

We've seen our friends at Bob FM ... they've been a great friend to

Knitters Helping Knitters

Are you a knitter or hoping to learn how, or just in the need of some knitting advice? Do you like the idea of joining other knitters in a social setting every week?

Looking forward to retirement

It may be only a few years away to retirement, or it may be several, but eventually retirement planning becomes a concern for all of us. Whatever situation you find yourself in there are programs, books and online sites to help you get all the information you need for your particular retirement plans. You can attend retirement information programs at the library or

No More HRT: Menopause Treat the Cause

book cover imageFor women who are lucky enough to retire early, the last thing they want to have to accomodate into a retirement lifestyle is a difficult menopause. Authors Lorna Vanderhaeghe and Dr.

Beyond Work

book cover imageEnjoying a successful retirement goes beyond financial planning is the message of Beyond Work, a new book by Bill Roiter, that focuses on guiding people who have been successful and accomplished in their working lives to enjoying similar achievement in their retirement life.

We're on the Road!

It's the very first week for the Library Road Show, and already we've pretty much covered the four corners of the City of London. Perhaps you've seen the Road Show in the north (Carling Arena) for the recent GOLS Soccer School Recreational Soccer Day. Or maybe you were one of the approximately 2000 people