Many great courses are being planned for Winter/Spring 2020 starting in February and are listed below. The Winter/Spring Catalog and Calendar will have full details of the classes and will be available the end of January. Registration is required for all classes and will start beginning of February.
Adult Learners Institute classes are conducted in cooperation with Washtenaw Community College. Two classes are being offered with our partners, the Chelsea District Library and the Chelsea Senior Center, and are FREE, but you must pre-register.
The 2020 Winter/Spring Catalog is not yet available
(check back end of January)
The 2020 Winter/Spring Calendar is not yet available
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Classes for Winter/Spring 2020:
The Winter/Spring 2020 classes will be fully listed in late January. Below is a partial list of classes offered. Classes and their descriptions, times, locations and instructor biography will be fully described in the catalog. If classes are full they will be marked as Closed; see Registration for information on wait lists.
Jane Austin: Manners, Money, Marriage and Morality
Geraldine de Batlle, (4 sessions) – at Cedars of Dexter
Cooking with Herbs
Jim & Mary Randolph and Merrill Crockett – (1 session) at the Chelsea Senior Center [Free Class]
Desserts by Decade: the 1920s
Keegan Rodgers and Patti Smith – (1 session ) Chelsea District Library [Free Class]
Sergei Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes
Henry Aldridge – (1 session) – at Cedars of Dexter
Evolution: Its Not Just Biology
Greg Peter – (2 sessions) – at Cedars of Dexter
Five Key Great Lakes Islands
Karen Vigmostad (presented in cooperation with WCC) – (5 sessions) at Silver Maples
Gardening: Spice up your Garden and Improve your Health
Jennifer Fairfield – (1 session) at Chelsea Senior Center
History of Transportation in Washtenaw County
Grace Shackman (presented in cooperation with WCC) – (4 sessions) – at Cedars of Dexter
The Making of Modern India
Jui Hwa Upshur – (3 sessions) at Chelsea Senior Center
Mindfulness, Meditation and Movement
Karla Groesbeck (presented in cooperation with WCC) – (4 sessions)
Mood Lifters for Seniors
Dr. Scott Roberts – (1 session) at Silver Maples
Hank Muir and Chris Lenehan – (4 sessions) at Silver Maples
Religion and Violence
Rev. Ken Phifer (presented in cooperation with WCC) – (5 sessions)
Senses and Memory in the Brain: How Do They Work?
Charlie Taylor – (4 sessions) at Chelsea Retirement Center Dancey Theater
The Search for General Tso
Frances Wang – (1 session) at Silver Maples
Snapshots of the Inupiaq Eskimo Lifeways: Before Oil and After
Pam Ross – (1 session) at Silver Maples
A Virtual Nature Walk
Don Chalfant – (1 Friday) at Cedars of Dexter
Welcome to Brazil
Rosangela Lawrence (presented in cooperation with WCC) – (2 sessions) at Silver Maples
Elisabeth Thoburn (presented in cooperation with WCC) – (3 sessions) at Cedars of Dexter
22,000 Bulbs and Counting
David Mastie – (1 session)
To register for classes, visit our registration page.
Adult Learners Institute classes are conducted in cooperation with Washtenaw Community College. Classes being offered with our partners, the Chelsea District Library and the Chelsea Senior Center, are FREE but you must preregister (see catalog for directions).
To register for classes, click the link to the registration page. Registration is by mail only.