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Where are those Regional Groups located?

Have you wondered if there's a Soaring Spirits Regional Social Group located near you?  Well there are a few ways to find out.  You can enter your city or zip code in the event search box on the Soaring Spirits web site to see what is close, you can take a look at the list we have here in Widowed Village or you can search the Widowed Village events listing. We have new groups starting up throughout the year, so keep watching!

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We welcome your feedback and are happy to answer any questions you may have.  You can reach us by email at [email protected] or by posting a comment in the Help Forum here in Widowed Village.

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sweetlady commented on Soaring Spirits's group Born in the 40s or Earlier
"I would have been 47 yrs but he died at 54 I can’t as u celebrate as I suffer in his bein gone it’s now 19 yrs he died devastatingly in Israel a nightmare maybe if I didn’t have such unhappiness with my sons or be so unhappy with…"
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Rainy (Misty) replied to Hopesmom's discussion runaway train
"(((Hopesmom))) I don't have any advice.  I'm scared and want someone to rescue me too.  Many days I've felt like I was going under.  I'm hanging on to everything by a thread and a prayer.  To copy Timelord, I…"
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Rainy (Misty) replied to Lostandlonely's discussion Depression
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June 15 commented on Soaring Spirits's group Widowed in 2018
"KJPE, I understand. I find myself in tears driving in the garage because I know he won’t be there when I open the door. After a nice dinner with friends I’m reminded he is the one a want to tell all about the dinner. Its been 6 months…"


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