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 Fall education short course schedule:
September — Walter Srebnick Film Course: American Melodrama, Tuesday September 10, 17, 24 and October 1, 1:30 - 3:30 pm. Films to be shown in Gathering Room the week prior to class: Irving Rapper, Now, Voyager (1942), Michael Curtiz, Mildred Pierce (1945) Douglas Sirk Imitation of Life (1959), & Todd Haynes, Far from Heaven (2005).
October — Domestic Issues Discussion Program Begins on Monday, October 7, the 2019 program will cover five topics confronting the United States. All sessions will be held in the PDR from 10 am - noon. Questions? Speak to John Sorice
Jean-Marc Oppenheim - Middle East after Obama — Tuesdays, October 8, 15, 22, 29, 1:30 - 3:30 pm
Paul Jeffries Painting Class - Thursdays in the Art Room, 10 am to noon, October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, and November 7 “How to express what you see and what you feel while learning techniques to capture them with paint” Questions? Speak with Ann Holloway x 1548
November — Marjorie Miller - Religion & Power in China — Tuesdays, November 5, 12, 19, 26, 1:30 - 3:30 pm