Lifelong Learning Society

Please note: The Lifelong Learning Society program is held at the Temple University Ambler campus, located at 580 Meetinghouse Road, Ambler, PA 19002.

If you enjoy active, stimulating classes with great teachers, topics, and students, the Lifelong Learning Society series of classes is for you!

Classes are designed for learners 50 and up, but adult learners of all ages are welcome. After paying a the spring semester fee ($105), you may enroll in as many of the Lifelong Learning Society courses as you like.

The Fall 2017 Lifelong Learning Society will begin on Wednesday, October 11, 2017.

The Lifelong Learning Society Open House for prospective members will taking place on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 11 a.m. This is a great opportunity to get to know us! Please contact us by phone at 267-468-8500 or e-mail at bdorothy@temple.edu for more information or to receive a brochure by mail. Download a copy of the Fall 2017 brochure.

Fall 2017 CLASSES

Apply Now for the Fall 2017 Lifelong Learning Society Membership
(All programs listed are 6-week courses - once a week, unless otherwise noted)

The following courses are offered as part the Fall 2017 Lifelong Learning Society.

9:30 AM to 10:50 AM

Sounds of the Big Bands (presented by Lous Zager)

A Forum on National and International Events (presented by Dan Shoulberg)

Conspiracies - Real and Imagines: Past, Present and Future (presented by Sandy Catz)

11:10 AM to 12:30 PM

Spain - A Veritable Melting Pot (presented by Alicia Romeu)

Personality and Adjustment (presented by Fabian Ulitsky)

1:20 PM to 2:40 PM (Wednesdays)

The B. Batsheva Friedman Lecture Series: Lectures That Matter

October 11: How Technology Will Positively Affect Our Lives, by W. R. Sam Sneed

October 18: Folk Music from Bolivia to the Balkans and Beyond, by Ajde, a Philadelphia based international folk dance band.

October 25: JFK 100: The Man and His Election, by David Fritz

Novemeber 1: Auguste Rodin and Philadephia, by Helene Jaspan

November 8: World War I - 100 Years Later, by Ira Cooperman

November 15: The Genius of George Gershwin, by Judith and Jeffrey Marlowe

2:50 PM to 4:10 PM

Popes and the Papacy: A Long-Lasting History (presented by James H. Robertson)

Archetypes: The Zodiac and Personal Development (presented by Michael Heinsdorf)

Play Reading 101: (presented by Arnie and Lorri Finkel)

 

FRIDAY SESSIONS

9:30 AM to 10:50 AM

The Computer Club (presented by Mohamend and Maria Morsi)

Drawing: Explore Your Inner Artist (presented by Jackie Drewes)

11:10 AM to 12:30 PM

First Friday Book Club (presented by Michael Heinsdorf)

Meets October 6, November 3 and December 1 from 11 AM to 12:30 PM