Education Course Schedule

The mission of the Education Committee is to provide opportunities for intellectual stimulation for residents, principally through the Monday Night Lecture Series, short-term courses and seminars offered on site, and various reading and discussion groups.

More information will be available closer to the time in the Residents Website Calendar and in Spotlight. To enable you to save the dates, here’s the 2019 Winter/Spring education short course schedule:

February - March - April

Great Decisions ~ 6 Session Course covering: “Refugees from Global Migration”, “The Middle East: Regional Disorder”, “The Rise of Populism in Europe”, “U.S. and China Trade Relations”, and “U.S. - Mexico Partnership” (GR) Mon. Feb. 4, 18, Mar. 4, 18, Apr. 1, 15, 10:00 am, PDR.

Yoel Magid, “The Limits of Rationality: Utopian and Dystopian Literature Through the Ages” ~ Tues., Mar. 5, 12, 19, 26 ~ 1:30 - 3:30 pm

Paul Jefferies Workshop in Drawing and Painting

“How to express what you see and what you feel while learning techniques to capture them with paint.”

THURSDAYS IN ART ROOM 10:00-12:00 noon MARCH 7, 14, 21, 28 , APRIL 4, 11

Write a check for $80 to KoH Residents Association with Jefferies Class on the memo line.Put it in Ann Holloway’s cubby 3309. Questions? Call Ann #1548

Michelle Behling - “Media & Politics: The Power of Social Media”, Tues., Apr. 9, 16, 23, 30 ~ 1:30 -3:00 pm

May

Michael Boriskin, Music Course ~ Tues., May 7, 14, 21 — 1:30- 3:30 pm Tuition $50 for all 3 sessions; $20 per individual session.

Pianist Michael Boriskin has performed in over 30 countries, recorded extensively for major American and European labels, and lectured in three languages on both sides of the Atlantic. He has served as Artistic and Executive Director of Copland House since 1998, and has become a regular lecturer at Kendal on Hudson.

June

Jill Kiefer, Great Artists of the 20th Century ~ Tues., June 4, 11, 18, 25 — 1:30 - 3:30 pm

July

Kate Farrington, Theater Course ~ Tues., July 9, 16, 23, 30 — 1:30 - 3:30 pm

October

Paul Olsen, A Scientific View of Climate Change ~ Tues., October 8, 15, 22, 29 — 1:30 - 3:30 pm