Spring 2022 Term

Classes: March 28 – May 6
Registration Opens: March 14

Color Key:       Odd time, special events, different meeting location



Class Location Sunny Slope Annex Pebble Hill Zoom Only Alternate Location
Date Time
MONDAY 9:00 - 10:30 am Learning Spanish: How to Understand and Speak a New Language, Part III
Sylvia Cooke
Main Classroom
Classroom only
Masterpieces of the Imaginative Mind, Part II
Jim Barber and Herb Shivers
Classroom only
  Writing Our Lives
Terry Ley and Cathy Buckhalt
Birding Basics
Bill Deutsch
8:30am – 10:00am
Meet in SS Conference Room March 28 Future locations TBD Meet in SS Conference Room in bad weather.

11:00 am - 12:30 pm   East Asian Politics and US Policy
Lawrence Grinter
Classroom only
Amazing Planet Earth: Adventures in Physical Geography, Part II
Sonny Dawsey
March 28, April 4, 11, 18
Earth’s Changing Climate
David Newton
Race and Landscape at Auburn
Elijah Gaddis
11:00am – 11:50am
Monday class meets via Zoom only
Jan 14-April 25
Silver Sneakers
David Tillman
11:30am -12:15pm
Max Fitness, Auburn
Classroom only
Class meets 2 times/week (M, F)

Mar 28 – May 6
2:30 - 4:00 pm Color: Why We Cannot Live Without It
Effie Albrecht
Main Classroom
Classroom only
Line Dancing for Beginners
Betsy Keown
1:00pm -1:45pm

Line Dancing Intermediate
2:00pm -2:45pm
The Secret Life of Trees
Anne Randle
Classroom only
Field Trip April 25
  Shorter Hikes at Chewacla State Park
Harold Bruner
1:30pm – 4:00pm
Meet at Chewacla

Class Location Sunny Slope Annex Pebble Hill Zoom Only Alternate Location
Date Time
TUESDAY 9:00 - 10:30 am Spring Mysteries II
Harold Bruner
Conference Room
Classroom only
The Rise of Communism: From Marx to Lenin
John Parr
Classroom only
   
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Spring Mysteries I
Julie Strong
Conference Room
Classroom only
King Cotton and the History of Alabama Agriculture
Charles Mitchell
Classroom and Zoom
Blue Revolution: Aquaculture’s Role in Feeding the World, Protecting Biodiversity and Managing our Aquatic Resources
David Cline and Stan Arington
Field trip on April 5
Chinese Brush Painting
Dong Shang
 
2:30 - 4:00 pm Ekphrastic Poetry
Wendy Cleveland
March 29: SS Main Classroom April 5: Pebble Hill, Scott Yarbrough House April 12 – May 3: JCSM
Classroom only
All-Star American Baseball Novels: A Starting Lineup
Bert Hitchcock
Classroom only
England in the Tudor and Stuart Period (16th and 17th centuries)
Joseph Kicklighter
Classroom and Zoom
Zoom only April 5
Whatever Happened to Folk Music, Part VI
Mike Reinke
Tai Chi for Health: A Meditative Practice to Improve Overall Health and Balance
Kitty Frey
Mar 29, Apr 26, May 3 2:00pm – 3:00pm Pebble Hill, Outside brick patio

Class Location Sunny Slope Annex Pebble Hill Zoom Only Alternate Location
Date Time
WEDNESDAY 9:00 - 10:30 am   The Canary Islands and the Settling of Europeans in the New World
Rod Rodriguez-Kabana
Classroom only
Contemporary Issues in Medical Ethics
Jay Jones (not the sheriff)
Classroom and Zoom
Bookends (SIG) Discovering Natural Beauty in the Heart of Auburn
Morgan Pendergrass and Patrick Thompson
The Davis Arboretum
Classroom only
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Brown Bags at Pebble Hill In The Kitchen with Kesi - Preparing Jamaican Favorites
Tanisha Stephens
11:00am – 1:00pm
Brown Bags at Pebble Hill
2:30 - 4:00 pm   Spring Gardening in East Alabama
Charles Mitchell
Classroom and Zoom
Two Visions
Patricia Butts and Mary Ann Rygiel
March 30, April 6, 13, 20
Classroom only
   

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn
11:30am – 1:00pm | Pebble Hill 101 S. Debardeleben St.

March 30 David Housel presents his book From the Backbooth at Chappy’s: Stories of the South: Football, Politics, Religion, and More
April 6 Rich Guether presents Auburn University Campus Planning and Capital Projects Update
April 13 No Brown Bag today.
April 20 Lee Anne Patterson presents Time to Go Racing!
April 27 Elijah Gaddis and Keith Hebert present Rosenwald Schools and the Southern Struggle for African American Education
May 4 Terry Ley and Ken Autrey facilitate OLLI Writes
Workshop Wednesdays
4:30pm - 6:30pm
April 20 May 4
Coffee Bean Roasting at Home
Gary Wagoner
Sunny Slope Annex
Carnivorous Plants
Patrick Thompson
The Davis Arboretum

Class Location Sunny Slope Annex Zoom Only Alternate Location
Date Time
THURSDAY 9:00 - 10:30 am Staying Active: Day Hiking
Harold Bruner
8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Meet at Sunny Slope
Desegregating Schools in Alabama
Jason Bryant
Classroom and Zoom
Russian History Through the Eyes of the Artist
Jay West
8:30am – 10:30 am
Walk This Way
Bob Banks
8:30am - 9:30am
Meet at Toomers Corner
11:00 am - 12:30 pm   Critical Elections in Modern US History
Larry Gerber
Classroom and Zoom
iPhone Photography
Mike Akins
March 31, April 7, 14, 21
 
2:30 - 4:00 pm   Ambling About the Boundless Thicket of Organic Chemistry. Destination: The Structure of Table Sugar. Sweet!
Peter Livant
Classroom only
Contemporary Economic Policy Issues
Jon Haverman
 
  Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation
Marilyn Vogel
4:30pm – 6:00pm
Classroom only

Class Location Sunny Slope Annex Alternate Location
Date Time
FRIDAY 11:30 am - 12:15 pm   Silver Sneakers
David Tillman
11:30am -12:15pm
Max Fitness, Auburn
Class meets 2 times/week (M, F) Mar 28 – May 4

Classroom only
11:00am – 11:50 am Race and Landscape in Auburn
Elijah Gaddis
11:00am – 11:50 am
Friday class meets at the Sunny Slope Annex | Jan 14-April 25

Classroom and Zoom
 

Last Updated: March 28, 2022