What does the appointment of Deb Haaland mean to Native Americans and to the rest of us?

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SPOTLIGHT: Issues and Ideas Robert Saunooke, Citizen of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, Emory University School of Law, Adjunct Professor FacilitatorMr. Saunooke is a graduate of Washington and Lee Law School and in his practice has continued a long familial history of working with Native Americans and Tribal Governments. For over 25 years he […]

FILM CLUB

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Led by Susan and Tony LaDuca, lifelong film lovers and critics, the emphasis of Film Club will be on aspects of film writing, acting, directing and editing. Recommended films are available on Netflix, Amazon Prime and other online sources. See the film and come to class for a lively, interactive discussion. FacilitatorTony LaDuca, Ph.D.,  during a professional […]

Recurring

HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS IN OUR SENIOR YEARS

Zoom

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.

Current Events with Joel Ivers

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Read the papers, watch the news, check the blogs, and be ready to discuss the week’s issues. And there is always plenty to talk about! Facilitator Joel Ivers will summarize the week’s lead stories, discuss in depth any significant new legislation, and lead you in an informative and vibrant discussion. FacilitatorJoel Ivers, ILIR’s Board Chair, is best […]

Sharks

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SPOTLIGHT: Women in Science Hosted by Florida Atlantic University Charles E. Schmidt College of Science Lauran Brewster, FAU, Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute, Postdoctoral Fellow This meeting takes place on Zoom. The zoom links are sent via email in your membership update letter, and again an hour before each event. To get access to our programs, […]

Watervliet: America’s First Shaker Settlement

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Mind Odysseys and Other Journeys Johanna Batman, Executive Director, Shaker Heritage Society This meeting takes place on Zoom. The zoom links are sent via email in your membership update letter, and again an hour before each event. To get access to our programs, you may become a member.

Even As We Breathe

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SPOTLIGHT: Arts, Literature and more Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle, Enrolled Member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, Author, High School Teacher (Special time: 4:00 pm)FacilitatorAnnette Saunooke Clapsaddle, an enrolled member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and resides in Qualla, NC with her husband, Evan and sons Ross and Charlie. She holds degrees from […]

FILM CLUB

Zoom

Led by Susan and Tony LaDuca, lifelong film lovers and critics, the emphasis of Film Club will be on aspects of film writing, acting, directing and editing. Recommended films are available on Netflix, Amazon Prime and other online sources. See the film and come to class for a lively, interactive discussion. FacilitatorTony LaDuca, Ph.D.,  during a professional […]

Recurring

HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS IN OUR SENIOR YEARS

Zoom

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.

Current Events with Joel Ivers

Zoom

Read the papers, watch the news, check the blogs, and be ready to discuss the week’s issues. And there is always plenty to talk about! Facilitator Joel Ivers will summarize the week’s lead stories, discuss in depth any significant new legislation, and lead you in an informative and vibrant discussion. FacilitatorJoel Ivers, ILIR’s Board Chair, is best […]

Wading Birds

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SPOTLIGHT: Women in Science Hosted by Florida Atlantic University Charles E. Schmidt College of Science Michelle Petersen, FAU, Department of Biological Sciences, Avian Ecology Lab, Assistant Research Professor This meeting takes place on Zoom. The zoom links are sent via email in your membership update letter, and again an hour before each event. To get […]

A History Lover’s Guide to Florida

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Mind Odysseys and Other JourneysFacilitatorJames Clark, University of Central Florida, History Department, Senior Lecturer, Author of A History Lover’s Guide to FloridaThis meeting takes place on Zoom. The zoom links are sent via email in your membership update letter, and again an hour before each event. To get access to our programs, visit our registration […]

French Impressionism

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SPOTLIGHT: Arts, Literature and more Dr. Lauren Weingarden, Florida State University, Professor Emerita This meeting takes place on Zoom. The zoom links are sent via email in your membership update letter, and again an hour before each event. To get access to our programs, visit our registration page.

Climate Change

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SPOTLIGHT: Issues and Ideas Jeff Baskin, Meteorologist

FILM CLUB

Zoom

Led by Susan and Tony LaDuca, lifelong film lovers and critics, the emphasis of Film Club will be on aspects of film writing, acting, directing and editing. Recommended films are available on Netflix, Amazon Prime and other online sources. See the film and come to class for a lively, interactive discussion. FacilitatorTony LaDuca, Ph.D.,  during a professional […]

Recurring

HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS IN OUR SENIOR YEARS

Zoom

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.

Current Events with Joel Ivers

Zoom

Read the papers, watch the news, check the blogs, and be ready to discuss the week’s issues. And there is always plenty to talk about! Facilitator Joel Ivers will summarize the week’s lead stories, discuss in depth any significant new legislation, and lead you in an informative and vibrant discussion. FacilitatorJoel Ivers, ILIR’s Board Chair, is best […]

Gopher Tortoises

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SPOTLIGHT: Women in Science Hosted by Florida Atlantic University Charles E. Schmidt College of ScienceFacilitatorEvelyn Frazier, FAU, Biological Sciences, Senior InstructorThis meeting takes place on Zoom. The zoom links are sent via email in your membership update letter, and again an hour before each event. To get access to our programs, visit our registration page.

Beloved Actor James Garner: His Career in Movies & Television

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Mind Odysseys and Other Journeys Paul J. Ryan, Author, The Essential James Garner James Garner: The Universal-ly loved and respected actor. Since his television debut in the mid-1950s, he has entertained millions of fans on screens both big and small. From supporting roles in memorable films like Sayonara and The Notebook, to leading roles in […]

From My Perspective

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SPOTLIGHT: Arts, Literature and moreFacilitatorWilliam Rivers Pitt, Truthout.org, Senior WriterThis meeting takes place on Zoom. The zoom links are sent via email in your membership update letter, and again an hour before each event. To get access to our programs, visit our registration page.

A History of Comic Books and Graphic Novels

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SPOTLIGHT : Issues and Ideas Bob Rozakis, Farmingdale State College, Adjunct Professor FacilitatorBob Rozakis is a veteran of the Bronze Age of Comics and beyond, working at DC Comics from 1973 till 1998. During that time, Bob was DC's Answer Man, using his vast knowledge of the company's history and characters to respond to all […]

FILM CLUB

Zoom

Led by Susan and Tony LaDuca, lifelong film lovers and critics, the emphasis of Film Club will be on aspects of film writing, acting, directing and editing. Recommended films are available on Netflix, Amazon Prime and other online sources. See the film and come to class for a lively, interactive discussion. FacilitatorTony LaDuca, Ph.D.,  during a professional […]

Recurring

HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS IN OUR SENIOR YEARS

Zoom

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.