Speaker Date Topic
Erin Stone Apr 09, 2020
NursingWise Elder Care
NursingWise Elder Care

On Thursday, April 9, Erin Pendexter Stone, will be the featured guest speaker of the Lewiston-Auburn Rotary Lunch Club from noon to 1 p.m. at The Village Inn,  165 High Street,. Auburn.  Stone is a registered nurse caring for Maine’s older adult, chronically ill population with a vision to create a culture where talking about dying is a shared value and end of life care honors individual’s preferences, goals and values. She is a recipient of a Pollination Project seed grant and is a certified advance care planning facilitator.  Stone is the founder of NursingWise  a tiny, nursing led non-profit.  The vision is to expand nursing visibility and presence within Maine communities. The first pilot project will provide advance care planning sessions in public venues to facilitate open, honest discussions and assist in completing advance care documents.  Stone graduated in 2000 from Central Maine Medical Center’s School of Nursing, 2003 from the University of Southern Maine with her BSN and in December 2018 from University of Maine with her MSN.  She is employed by Central Maine Medical Center and the University of Southern Maine and is the Coordinator of the New Gloucester Food Pantry.  L-A Rotary meets every Thursday at The Village Inn, Auburn from noon to 1 p.m.  Lunch is available for $14. Guests and visiting Rotarians are always welcomed.  FMI visit for events and other club information are posted at www.lewistonauburnrotary.org and www.facebook.com/lewistonmainerotary/ or contact PR/Marketing Chair, Monica Millhime 713.7045, millhime@myfairpoint.net or Club President Celeste Yakawonis, 713.7111.