Sections

We hope you will find something that sparks your interest. If not, we welcome ideas for new sections, especially if you are willing to be the new group leader.

  • ¡Un Cafecito!  Hola!  A gathering for Spanish conversation.
  • Author’s Coffee. Visiting authors join us to discuss their work.
  • Book Group. A monthly book discussion group.
  • Chop Chop. Occasional cooking classes for food, fun and cooking skills.
  • Cuisine Club. A monthly group where members prepare delicious lunches and gourmet dishes.
  • Explore the Campus. A monthly exploration of a campus site.
  • French Conversation. A weekly gathering to discuss French politics, history, etc., in French!
  • French Literature. A monthly book club that discusses a French book in French.
  • Gardening.  A monthly gardening-themed events.
  • German Conversation. A bi-monthly gathering for German conversation.
  • Great Decisions. Vibrant study group exploring hot foreign policy and world affairs.
  • Ecolit Hiking Group  A non-regular-basis (every 4-6 weeks) hike and discussion of “ecoliterature.”
  • Meditation.  A weekly session for meditation instruction in the Buddhist tradition.
  • Movie Club. A monthly viewing and discussion of a movie at a local theater.
  • Music. An opportunity to share your love of music at special musical presentations.
  • Visual Arts Forum. A group that attends exceptional events focused on the visual arts.
  • Your Health. Discussion and education on physical, mental and emotional health.
2019-2020 SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE
AUTHOR’S COFFEE 3rd Thursday, 1:30 pm Teresa Judd
BOOK GROUP (DAY) 2nd Monday, 1:00-3:00 pm Suzie Lincoln
and Janet Germane
and Katie Vigeant
BOOK GROUP (EVE) 2nd Monday,  7-9 pm Debbie Shepherd
and Allyn Taylor
CHOP CHOP once a quarter Susie Hsieh
CUISINE CLUB 2nd Tuesday, noon Diane Levin
EXPLORE THE CAMPUS 1st or 2nd Friday, 1:30 pm (usually) Ruth Cronkite
FRENCH CONVERS. Every Wednesday, 10 am Karen Hohner
and Danièle Archambault
FRENCH LITERATURE 1st Monday, 1 pm Danièle Archambault
GARDENING 1st Wednesday, 1:30 pm Lorie Pelc
GERMAN CONVERS. 1st and 3rd Monday, 1 pm Brigitte Turneaure
GREAT DECISIONS Tuesdays (8x/yr), 7:30 pm Meredith Einaudi
and Antonia Fore
ECOLIT HIKING GROUP TBD Jody Foster
MEDITATION 2nd Wednesday, 2:00pm Grace J. Schireson
and Charlene Porras
MOVIE CLUB 1st Tuesday, times vary Kelly Steele
MUSIC 3rd Wednesday, 1:30 pm Trudy Roughgarden
¡UN CAFECITO! 2nd Wednesday, 11:30 am Ann Pianetta
VISUAL ARTS FORUM TBD Jody Foster
and Debbie Shepherd
YOUR HEALTH 3rd Thursday, 10 am or 1:30 pm T.W. Wiedmann