News and Information for Osher Members

ANNOUNCEMENTS
April 21 - 25
SPRING IS HERE!

Please silence your cell phones
and cover your coffee cups!

At the request of Rivers Run, please do not bring food or drink
into the Rivers Run classrooms.

One-Session Course
Monday, April 21st, 11:15am – 12:45pm
D-Day: June 6, 1944 – The Allied Invasion of Normandy, presented by Nancy Aumann, in Classroom #3/4

News & Events submission deadline!
Tuesday, April 22nd

New Member Orientation
12:50 – 1:20pm
Tuesday, April 22nd:  in Captain’s Dining Room at Rivers Run
Wednesday, April 23rd:  in Classroom #5
We encourage all new members to attend this informative 30-minute meeting either on Tuesday OR Wednesday. Refreshments will be served.

Pfaudler Enrichment Series
Thursday, April 24th, 12 – 1pm
The 21st Century Museum, presented by Louis Perticone, in Classroom #3/4

Planning Ahead...
One-Session Course
Monday, April 28th, 11:15am – 12:45pm
The White Continent: Traveling with National Geographic to Antarctica, presented by Victor Poleshuck, in Classroom #3/4

Summer Course Proposals Due
Wednesday, April 30th


Pfaudler Enrichment Series
Thursday, May 1st, 12 – 1pm
Urban Entrepreneurship and Economic Development in Rochester, presented by Dr. dt ogilvie, RIT Distinguished Professor of Urban Entrepreneurship and chair of the advisory board for RIT's Center for Urban Entrepreneurship, in Classroom #3/4

Osher Annual Meeting
Friday, May 2d, 2pm
Your presence is requested at the Annual Meeting, to be held in Classroom #3/4. If you can’t attend, your proxy vote is needed since a quorum is required for this meeting. Proxy forms are available on the table under the information screen in the Osher lounge. Our speaker, Eric Yellin, will have copies of his book Racism in the Nation’s Service available. A 20% discount offer is available - check the classroom bins for the flyer.

A Call for CPR/First Aid-Certified Members
If your CPR/First Aid certification will be up for renewal and you’d like to get recertified, please let us know. We will be scheduling a training session here at Osher in the near future and need a count of interested members.

Ride-share Board
Need a ride to Osher? Can you provide rides for other members? Let staff know and we can post the info on our new Ride-share Board, located in the hallway by the copier room.

Add / Drop Forms
Members can add or drop a class at any time during the term by filling out an Add/Drop form, found on the table in the lobby by the bulletin boards near the women’s restroom, and also in the new bins just inside the door of each classroom.


 

 

CLOSED CLASSES:
Sp07 - The Ascent of Man
Sp10 - Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, and More
Sp18 - Flickstory: Hollywood Goes to War
Sp23 - Great Decisions: The US and World Affairs
Sp26 - How to Listen to and Understand Great Music
Sp27 - The Lesser Knowns: 20th Century Artists in the Shadows
Sp29 - How to Have a Meaningful Relationship with a Painting
Sp34 - Seminar in Medical Ethics
Sp37 - The Adirondacks: New York’s Great Wilderness
Sp40 - You Be the Critic... a film discussion group
Sp44 - Independence Day by Richard Ford (session II)

CANCELLED CLASSES:
Sp47 - A History of Japan