Schedule for Fall 2019

Fall schedule will be posted late summer. 


9:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Current Events with Joel Ivers

11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

SPOTLIGHT: Arts and Literature

This SPOTLIGHT features six classes with a different speaker each class.  

1:15 p.m.-2:30

Points of View with Fritz Aufdencamp



The Joy of Poetry

with Nan Ganyard and John Gabrielson

2:45 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

SPOTLIGHT: Science and Environment

Hosted by Florida Atlantic University Charles E. Schmidt College Science. This series features seven FAU professors talking about their areas of interest.  Always fascinating. 


9:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

The News: A Journalist's Perspective

Jacobo Goldstein


Short Stories

Bari Attis & Judith Yellen

11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m.


Our lifestyles and our environment 

with Drew Martin, Conservation Chair, Sierra Club

How do our lifestyle choices impact our environment? Every cookie we eat, every native tree or native plant that we remove, the meat and fish we consume, and the exotic plants and pets that we release affect our environment and accelerate climate change. Join Drew Martin in an enlightening discussion of the obvious and not so obvious ways that our choices impact the world that we live in.


9:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Mind Odysseys with Geoffrey Kashdan

A retired educator, Geoffrey Kashdan believes that education can also    

be recreation. Similar in sophistication to programs on the Discovery and History Channels, these talks are presented with visuals, sometimes accompanied by short video clips. Your body sits while your mind goes on a fascinating trip. 

11:15 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.

SPOTLIGHT:  Issues and Ideas: People and Places

1:15 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

What Lies Ahead: Relationships in Our Senior Years

                               with Susan LaDuca, Ph,D., Retired Contextual Family therapist                                                            and Monica Kramer, MA LPC, practicing psychotherapist

Participants will have the opportunity to raise ever-changing relational issues. We will attempt through class discussion to identify possible modes of resolution. Topics will include: love, friendship, sex, loneliness, parent/child conflicts, health, loss.



2:45 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Film Club