Winchester Academy will present “Can Compassion Be Taught?” at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13, at the Waupaca Area Public Library.
Speaker Tim Riley is the executive director of the Appleton Compassion Project, a community art project and exhibit involving 10,000 students. He will discuss how studies in neuroscience, contemplative practice, art and public education provide insight into compassionate behavior.
The program is free and open to the public. The doors to the library’s lower level meeting room will open at 6 p.m. for refreshments and conversation.