Events

Keep the Memories, Not the Stuff

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06/16/2021
Date: Jun 16
Venue: First-Plymouth Congregational Church, Mayflower Hall
Location: 2000 D Street
Ticket Price: Free
Time: 6:30pm
Phone: (402) 476-7550

Author and Rightsizing Expert Jeannine Bryant to Present at First Plymouth June 16 on "Keep the Memories, Not the Stuff" Join author, business owner and rightsizing expert Jeannine Bryant Wednesday June 16 at 6:30 p.m. in Mayflower Hall at First-Plymouth Church, 2000 D St. in Lincoln. We will all lose loved ones throughout our lives, and dealing with the possessions they leave behind is no easy task. Lincoln author and rightsizing expert Jeannine Bryant has worked with hundreds of seniors and their families in Lincoln as they downsize or clear out a home. In her new book "Keep the Memories, Not the Stuff," she shares her advice on the grieving process, our attachment to stuff, and the process of letting go. Learn tips for moving on without guilt and what it really means to leave a legacy for loved ones. Feel free to bring your own questions. No registration needed for this presentation. For more information, contact addie@firstplymouth.org. Keep the Memories, Not the Stuff is available at Francie & Finch Bookshop in downtown Lincoln or online on Amazon, ChangingSpacesSRS.com, or EasyRightsizing.com. To purchase by telephone, contact the Changing Spaces SRS office at 402-483-0555. About Jeannine Bryant: Rightsizing expert, speaker and author Jeannine Bryant has worked with hundreds of families over the last 10 years as they downsize or clear out the homes of loved ones who have died. She presents workshops across the Midwest offering practical advice on rightsizing, downsizing, clearing out an estate, and more. Jeannine is the CEO and owner of Changing Spaces SRS in Lincoln, Nebraska, where she leads a team of 20 employees who help clients through times of transition. Through her books Ready to Rightsize? (2019) and Keep the Memories, Not the Stuff (2021), Jeannine shares thoughtful insights into our attachment to stuff, the grieving process, and the process of letting go. She also gives real, actionable tips and hands-on advice and leads readers through an important discussion on what it really means to leave a legacy for loved ones. Jeannine has been featured in dozens of interviews and news stories across the country including Moving Matters, the Lincoln Journal Star, the Forum, the Hillsboro Banner, Living Well magazine, “Me Time Midlife” podcast, “Live & Learn” TV, KFOR 1240 AM and more. She was previously co-host of the radio show “Easy Rightsizing.” She is an active member of Lincoln’s Coalition for Older Adult Health Promotion, as well as a member of the Lincoln Caregiver Education Group. Her company Changing Spaces SRS was selected to receive the “Small Business of the Year Award” in 2019 from the Lincoln Chamber of Commerce. Originally from a farm near Hillsboro, North Dakota, Jeannine now calls Lincoln, Nebraska her home, where she lives with her husband and two children. She received a B.A. in Communication Studies from Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa and a M.A. in English and Great Plains Studies from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. For more videos, podcasts, tips and information on the rightsizing process, visit Jeannine's helpful website at www.EasyRightsizing.com ###