Hospice of Western and Central Massachusetts will present "Chocolate & Coffee: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly," a free program for nursing and social work professionals, at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10, at Sugar Hill Assisted Living & Senior Living Community, 45 Main St.

This "mostly for fun" presentation explores the benefits and risks of chocolate and coffee. Throughout the presentation, participants will be given the option to sample various treats.

This one hour presentation offers continuing education units for social workers and nursing staff.

RSVP to 413-684-0100 or dvigna@banecare.com.

Jeannie Maschino can be reached at 413-496-6256 or jmaschino@berkshireeagle.com.

Community News Editor / Librarian

Jeannie Maschino is community news editor and librarian for The Berkshire Eagle. She has worked for the newspaper in various capacities since 1982 and joined the newsroom in 1989.