Winter 2020 Course Descriptions

See individual course description for registration requirements.

Classes begin January 27 and conclude March 13 | Registration open January 14-24, 2020

Winter 2020 Course Descriptions



Class Location Auburn Church of Christ Pebble Hill Sunny Slope
Date Time Fellowship Hall Education Annex Classroom Education Annex #1 Annex Classroom Main Classroom Conference Room
MONDAY 8:30 - 9:55 am Yoga for the Rest of Us
Barbara Steele
9:00 - 9:55 am
Baseball: A Documentary Film Series by Ken Burns, Part III
Herb Shivers
The Joy of Science, Part II
Charlotte Ward
Writing Our Lives
Terry Ley and Cathy Buckhalt
   
10:15 - 11:40 am Line Dancing
Betsy Keown and Wanda Knight
10:15 – 11:00 am

Line Dancing: Intermediate
11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Science in the 20th Century, Part II
Don Baker
The Symphony
Jane Brown
Re-Creating Nature: Science, Technology, and Human Values in the 21st Century
Jim Bradley
  Chair Caning for Beginners
Cathey Donald
11:40 am - 12:45 pm  
12:45 - 2:10 pm Stretch and Balance
Barbara Steele
Planet Earth, Part II
David Newton
  LBJ’s Great Society
Larry Gerber
Digital Literacy with Mobile Devices
Jean Yoo and Mike Akins
Legacy and Gift Planning
Alesia Davenport
Jan 27, Feb 3, 10

Dementia Care
Leisa Askew
Feb 17, 24, March 2
2:30 - 3:55 pm       Geopolitics, Religion, and the Presidential Election
Penaskovic and Becker
Learning Spanish I: How to Understand and Speak a New Language, Part IV (Beginner)
Sylvia Cooke
Needlepoint for Beginners
Kappes McGough
Art Studio
Drawing from Observation
Margee Bright-Ragland
5:00 - 7:00 pm

Class Location Auburn Church of Christ Pebble Hill Jule Collins Smith Museum Sunny Slope
Date Time Education Annex Classroom Education Annex #1 Annex Classroom Auditorium
(No food or drink allowed)
Main Classroom Conference Room
TUESDAY 8:30 - 9:55 am     American Music is Southern Music
Tom Daniel
The Columbian Exchange
Rod Rodriguez-Kabana
Intermediate Spanish
Judy Dekich
 
10:15 - 11:40 am     Let’s Talk About Africa
Elizabeth Essamuah-Quansah
  Tell Me A Story
Gibbs Couch
Recital - Tuesday, March 10, ACOC Education Annex, 11:50 am - 12:30 pm
Julie Strong's Mysteries
Julie Strong
11:40 am - 12:45 pm Tell Me A Story Recital
March 10, ACOC Education Annex, 11:50 am – 12:30 pm
 
12:45 - 2:10 pm   Evolution: The Fabric of Living Things, Part II
John Frandsen
  Total War, Part II
Frank Broz
  Travels with OLLI
Charles Mitchell
2:30 - 3:55 pm       European Diplomacy, 1919-1939, Part II
Joseph Kicklighter
Gardening in East Alabama: Azaleas to Zucchini
Charles Mitchell
Ceramics Studio 3D Arts Bldg
Ceramics I: Wheel Throwing
Gary Wagoner
4:00 - 6:00 pm

Class Location Pebble Hill Jule Collins Smith Museum Sunny Slope
Date Time Annex Auditorium
(No food or drink allowed)
Conference Room Main Classroom
WEDNESDAY 8:30 - 9:55 am Great Modern Poets: Wallace Stevens
Steve Harrison
Before 1776: Life in the American Colonies
Sue Mason, John Parr, and Michael Mason
Reading SIG Learning Spanish II: How to Understand and Speak a New Language, Part IV (Advanced Beginner)
Sylvia Cooke
10:15 - 11:40 am Rivers of Alabama
Bill Deutsch
All About Maps: From Greek to Google, Part II
Sonny Dawsey
Multipurpose Room Knitting SIG
Let Me Read You a Story
Marnie Leonard
Art Studio
Acrylic Painting for Beginners
Rebecca Long
5:00 - 6:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:10 pm Alabama BicentennialAlabama Bicentennial Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
Free and open to the public
Each Wednesday during the Winter 2020 term from 11:45 am – 2:00 pm at the Boykin Community Center
400 Boykin St., Auburn, AL
Bring your lunch and join the conversation!
Lunch begins at 11:45 am. Lecture begins at 12:15 pm.
Date  
January 29 Shari Williams presents African American Historical Sites in the Blackbelt
February 5 Howard Robinson presents Civil Rights in Alabama
February 12 Bob Weidenbach presents The History of Auburn
February 19 Melissa Tubbs presents Ink Architecture
February 26 Alex Colvin presents Creek Indians in Alabama
March 4
March 13 Day Trip to Montgomery – Alabama Department of Archives & History, The National Memorial for Peace and Justice, and The Freedom Rides Museum | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm | meet at Sunny Slope | Lunch at Cahawba House

Culinary Creations: Cooking with Ursula Higgins
Class Location: Ursula's Home - 503 Sanders St., Auburn, AL 36830

Date Time Menu
Wednesday, February 5 2:00 - 5:00 pm South of the Border
Thursday, February 6 1:00 - 4:00 pm South of the Border
Wednesday, February 12 2:00 - 5:00 pm Knife Skills
Wednesday, February 19 2:00 - 5:00 pm A Mediterranean Dinner (new recipes)
Thursday, February 20 1:00 - 4:00 pm A Mediterranean Dinner (new recipes)
Wednesday, March 4 2:00 - 5:00 pm Vegetables Plus
Thursday, March 5 1:00 - 4:00 pm Vegetables Plus
Wednesday, March 11 2:00 - 5:00 pm Spring Desserts
Thursday, March 12 1:00 - 4:00 pm Spring Desserts

Class Location Pebble Hill Sunny Slope Art Studio Toomer's Corner Oaks
Day Annex Conference Room Conference Room Main Classroom
THURSDAY Revoluntionary Russian History through the Eyes of the Artist
Jay West
9:30 - 11:30 am
No class March 5
Staying Active: Day Hiking
Harold Bruner
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Quilting
Cathy McVey
2:30 - 4:00 pm
The Great Convergence: Connecting World Cultures and Heritages
Adeola Fayemi
2:30 - 3:55 pm
Pallet Knife Painting
Rebecca Long
12:30 - 2:30 pm
Walk This Way
Bob Banks
8:30 – 9:30 am
Ceramics Studio 3D Arts Bldg
Ceramics I: Wheel Throwing
Gary Wagoner
4:00 - 6:00 pm

Class Location Sunny Slope
Day Main Classroom
FRIDAY Painting SIG
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
No Instructor, no registration required

Last Updated: December 13, 2019