Monday, April 12, 2010 – Lifelong Learning Seminar: Historic Precedents
Dr. Christine D. Myers, alumna of the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland will give a presentation that will shed light on the possible past contributors to current conflicts of today’s world. Specifically, she will examine the people, legislation, and related activities occurring in the 18th, 19th, and early 20th centuries; at 10:30 a.m. to noon in Franciscan Theater & Conference Center, Rooms A & B. $25 per person (includes seminar and lunch).
Saturdays, April 10-17-24 – Lifelong Learning Workshop: Intergenerational Art
Bring your children and learn crafts together in the first intergenerational art workshop offered by the Lourdes College Lifelong Learning program. This three-week class is open to parents, grandparents and their children. Participants will create holiday ornaments, paper mache` sculptures, multi-media collages, and will do some beading and weaving; at 10 a.m. to noon in Mother Adelaide Hall room 10. Cost is $32 for Lifelong Learning members and $47 for non-members. Children can take the classes free of charge. Beverly Domalski, a retired Toledo public schools art teacher, will lead the class.
Thursday, May 6 – Lifelong Learning Roadrunner: Arab-American Museum
This is the first museum in the world devoted to Arab American history and culture. By bringing the voices and faces of Arab Americans to mainstream audiences, it is hoped that misconceptions about their culture will be dispelled. The museum is affiliated with the Smithsonian Institution in Washington DC. Cost: $89 per person (Includes bus fare, admission and lunch) Reservations by April 27. Bus will depart from the Lourdes College grounds at 9 a.m.
Lifelong Learning Members can also enjoy a wide variety of monthly classes and meetings. Membership is $30 per single and $45 per couple. For more information visit www.lourdes.edu.lifelong or contact Lifelong Learning Coordinator Gloria Burke at 419-824-3707 or email [email protected].