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Continuing Piano Instruction Level 3, Part 2 

7/2/2019 - 8/2/2019 Instructor: Bobbie Rockwell
Sessions: 10 Location: Lipinsky Hall 013
Tu F, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM UNC Asheville , NC
Note 5-week schedule. Class meets twice a week - Tuesdays and Fridays.
Required text: Alfred's Adult All-In-One Course Level 3, ISBN-13: 978-0739000687. Materials needed: Headphones or earbuds to use in the piano lab at Lipinski Building 013.
 

Finish Your Paintings and Make Them Sing 

7/2/2019 - 7/23/2019 Instructor: Angelika Wagar
Sessions: 4 Location: Reuter Center 230
Tu, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
Note: Four-week schedule extends the term dates.
Prerequisite: This course is intended for intermediate and above level painters. See olliasheville.com/courses for important details on supplies and materials.
 

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7/3/2019 - 7/24/2019 Instructor: Krista Moore
Sessions: 4 Location: Reuter Center 207
W, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
   
Note 4-week schedule: July 3, 10, 17, 24
 

Asheville on the Cheap 
Dates: 6/12/2019 7/17/2019  Instructor Linda Orowitz
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 206
Meets: W, 9:00 AM 11:00 AM  
 

Asheville/Buncombe Public Transportation: From Nuts and Bolts to Advocacy 
Dates: 6/12/2019 7/17/2019  Instructor Jeff Jones
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 205
Meets: W, 11:30 AM 1:30 PM  
 

Beginning Crochet 
Dates: 6/12/2019 7/17/2019  Instructor Gracemarie Cirino/Warren
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 207
Meets: W, 2:00 PM 4:00 PM  
Materials fee: $7 for initial supply of hooks and yarn.
 

Breakfast/Brunch Using the Mediterranean Diet 
Dates: 6/24/2019 7/1/2019  Instructor Sheila Murphy, Dennis Murphy
Sessions:  2 Location: Instructor's Home Kitchen
Meets: M, 9:00 AM 12:00 PM  
Note: Two-week course
Section A: Food fee: $50, payable to instructors at the first class session. Prerequisites: Participants must commit to attend the two classes, must be able to stand for more than two hours at a time and move about in tight quarters.
 

Brevard Opera 
Dates: 6/11/2019 7/16/2019  Instructor Patricia Heuermann, Bill Heuermann
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 102
Meets: Tu, 2:30 PM 5:30 PM  
 

Building Your Own Theology 
Dates: 6/11/2019 7/9/2019  Instructor Bob Falanga
Sessions:  5 Location: Reuter Center 120
Meets: Tu, 11:30 AM 1:30 PM  
Five-week course. No class session on July 16.
 

Classical Yoga  
Dates: 6/12/2019 7/17/2019  Instructor Wes Sparks
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 102B
Meets: W, 11:30 AM 1:00 PM  
 

Crime Fiction Books and Movies: Heists 
Dates: 6/12/2019 7/17/2019  Instructor Elizabeth Pou
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 206
Meets: W, 2:00 PM 5:00 PM  
 

Death of a Salesman 
Dates: 6/11/2019 7/2/2019  Instructor Dan Damerville
Sessions:  4 Location: Reuter Center 207
Meets: Tu, 11:30 AM 1:30 PM  
Section A: Required text: Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller, ISBN-13: 978-0140481341.
 

Death of a Salesman 
Dates: 6/13/2019 7/1/2019  Instructor Dan Damerville
Sessions:  4 Location: Reuter Center 207
Meets: M Th, 11:30 AM 1:30 PM  
Note: No class July 4. Make-up on Monday, July 1.
Section B: Required text: Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller, ISBN-13: 978-0140481341.
 

Divine Comedy, Part Two, The 
Dates: 6/11/2019 7/16/2019  Instructor Bill Moore
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 207
Meets: Tu, 2:00 PM 4:00 PM  
Required text: Purgatorio, tr/ed. Jean/Robert Hollander, ISBN-13: 978-0385497008.
 

Docent's Journey: Vignettes of World Art Treasures 
Dates: 6/11/2019 7/16/2019  Instructor Ari Landau
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 102
Meets: Tu, 11:30 AM 1:30 PM  
 

Dollar Princesses: Heiress in the Gilded Age 
Dates: 6/13/2019 7/11/2019  Instructor Paula Withrow
Sessions:  4 Location: Reuter Center 102
Meets: Th, 11:30 AM 1:30 PM  
Note: No class July 4. Make-up on July 11.
 

Evidence-Based Investing in a Global Economy 
Dates: 6/11/2019 7/9/2019  Instructor Joseph Kiely
Sessions:  5 Location: Reuter Center 206
Meets: Tu, 9:00 AM 11:00 AM  
 

Exploring Healthy Habits for Body and Mind 
Dates: 6/11/2019 7/16/2019  Instructor Lenore Baum
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 230
Meets: Tu, 9:00 AM 11:00 AM  
 

Frank Lloyd Wright: America's Most Famous Architect 
Dates: 6/12/2019 7/17/2019  Instructor Bob Mellor
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 206
Meets: W, 11:30 AM 1:30 PM  
 

Freedom of the Press 
Dates: 6/11/2019 7/16/2019  Instructor Ben Gilbert
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 205
Meets: Tu, 2:00 PM 4:00 PM  
Prerequisite: A commitment to read 30-40 pages of complex legal material each week and to be prepared to discuss those materials.
 

High Beginner Line Dance 
Dates: 6/13/2019 7/18/2019  Instructor Denna Yockey
Sessions:  6 Location: Student Rec Center 213
Meets: Th F, 2:00 AM 4:00 AM  
Note: No class July 4. Make-up on Friday, July 5.
 

History of Broadway Sing-Along 
Dates: 6/13/2019 7/22/2019  Instructor David Bates
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 102
Meets: M Th, 9:00 AM 11:00 AM  
Note: No class July 4. Make-up on Monday, July 22.
 

Holistic Approach to Health and Wellness, The 
Dates: 6/12/2019 7/17/2019  Instructor Sally Ekaireb
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 102B
Meets: W, 9:00 AM 11:00 AM  
Required text: Homeopathy: Beyond Flat Earth Medicine by Timothy R. Dooley, ISBN-13: 978-1886893016. Resource can also be downloaded for free at http://www.beyondflatearth.com.
 

How To Play Texas Hold'em Poker 
Dates: 6/11/2019 7/16/2019  Instructor Bruce Jones
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 120
Meets: Tu, 2:00 PM 5:00 PM  
 

Intermediate Hiking in Western North Carolina, Level 2 
Dates: 6/11/2019 7/2/2019  Instructor Rebecca Banner, Howard Waxman
Sessions:  4 Location: Off Campus Asheville Area
Meets: Tu, 9:30 AM 2:30 PM  
Prerequisite: Participants must have previous hiking experience that includes some elevation.
 

Intermediate Mah Jongg 
Dates: 6/12/2019 7/17/2019  Instructor Rosemary Walton
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 230
Meets: W, 11:30 AM 1:30 PM  
Required text: Wright Patterson rule book to be bought from instructor for $6. Prerequisite: This is not a course for beginners. If you are unsure of your skill level, please contact the instructor for clarification.
 

Know Thyself and Others 
Dates: 6/12/2019 7/3/2019  Instructor Esther Pittman
Sessions:  4 Location: Reuter Center 230
Meets: W, 2:00 PM 5:00 PM  
First 4 weeks
Materials fee: $21 for the Introduction to Type booklet. This course is highly experiential, so come prepared to learn by doing. Attendance at the first session is required, and participants are expected to attend all four class sessions, unless you have an emergency.
 

Living From The Heart 
Dates: 6/11/2019 7/16/2019  Instructor Judy Ray
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 205
Meets: Tu, 11:30 AM 1:30 PM  
 

Maxwell Perkins' Golden Boys: Fitzgerald, Hemingway and Wolfe 
Dates: 6/10/2019 7/15/2019  Instructor Tom Hearron
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 207
Meets: M, 9:00 AM 11:00 AM  
Section A: Required texts: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, 978-0743273565; The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway, 978-0743297332; The Lost Boy by Thomas Wolfe, 978-0807844861.
 

Maxwell Perkins' Golden Boys: Fitzgerald, Hemingway and Wolfe 
Dates: 6/12/2019 7/17/2019  Instructor Tom Hearron
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 207
Meets: W, 9:00 AM 11:00 AM  
Section B: Required texts: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, 978-0743273565; The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway, 978-0743297332; The Lost Boy by Thomas Wolfe, 978-0807844861.
 

Movies of Meryl Streep 
Dates: 6/12/2019 7/17/2019  Instructor Beth Johnson
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 102
Meets: W, 2:00 PM 5:00 PM  
 

Operas of Mozart 
Dates: 6/10/2019 7/15/2019  Instructor Evan Baker
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 206
Meets: M, 11:30 AM 1:30 PM  
 

Personal Safety and Awareness  
Dates: 6/11/2019 7/16/2019  Instructor Philip Jones
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 102B
Meets: Tu, 9:00 AM 11:00 AM  
 

Plant-Based-Living Film Festival 
Dates: 6/13/2019 7/18/2019  Instructor Bonnie Wheeler
Sessions:  5 Location: Reuter Center 206
Meets: Th, 2:00 PM 4:30 PM  
Note: No class July 4.
 

Poetry Craft Workshop 
Dates: 6/13/2019 7/22/2019  Instructor Lee Stockdale
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 120
Meets: M Th, 11:30 AM 1:30 PM  
Note: No class July 4. Make-up on Monday, July 22.
 

Poker Mind 
Dates: 6/13/2019 7/18/2019  Instructor Barbara McCampbell
Sessions:  5 Location: Reuter Center 120
Meets: Th, 2:00 PM 5:00 PM  
Note: No class July 4.
Prerequisite: Must have taken the beginner NL Hold Em Poker class taught at OLLI, or be an experienced NL Hold Em player. Must be familiar with common poker terminology. This is not a beginner course.
 

Pop-Ups: Intermediate Level Techniques 
Dates: 6/13/2019 7/22/2019  Instructor Angelyn Whitmeyer
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 230
Meets: M Th, 2:00 PM 5:00 PM  
Note: No class July 4. Make-up on Monday, July 22.
Materials fee: $15 for card stock and paper. See olliasheville.com/courses for a course outline and a list of supplies you will need. Prerequisite: Completion of Design and Make Pop-Ups or equivalent skill development (contact the instructor to ensure you are qualified).
 

Pulp Magazines: Exploring Your Favorite Genre(s) 
Dates: 6/13/2019 7/22/2019  Instructor Bill Cosgrove
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 205
Meets: M Th, 11:30 AM 1:30 PM  
Note: No class July 4. Make-up on Monday, July 22.
 

Quilting: Basic Baby Blanket 
Dates: 6/13/2019 7/22/2019  Instructor Rebecca Nelms
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 230
Meets: M Th, 9:00 AM 11:00 AM  
Note: No class July 4. Make-up on Monday, July 22.
 

Short Stories into Feature Films 
Dates: 6/11/2019 7/16/2019  Instructor Doug Cooper
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 206
Meets: Tu, 2:00 PM 4:30 PM  
 

Social Security: Past, Present and Future 
Dates: 6/10/2019 7/15/2019  Instructor Bob Rietz
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 206
Meets: M, 9:00 AM 11:00 AM  
 

Strength Training for Healthy Aging, Level 1 
Dates: 6/10/2019 7/15/2019  Instructor Jessica Medlin
Sessions:  6 Location: Woodfin YMCA Yoga Room
Meets: M, 2:00 PM 3:00 PM  
Section A: Course fee: $30 fee to be paid to the YMCA on the first day of classes ($20 for YMCA members).
 

Strength Training for Healthy Aging, Level 1 
Dates: 6/12/2019 7/17/2019  Instructor Mary Heard
Sessions:  6 Location: Woodfin YMCA Yoga Room
Meets: W, 2:00 PM 3:00 PM  
Section B: Course fee: $30 fee to be paid to the YMCA on the first day of classes ($20 for YMCA members).
 

Thackeray's "Vanity Fair" 
Dates: 6/11/2019 7/16/2019  Instructor Catherine Frank
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 206
Meets: Tu, 11:30 AM 1:30 PM  
Required text: Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray, ISBN-13: 978-0198727712 (although any edition of the novel will do).
 

When So Many Owed So Much To So Few 
Dates: 6/10/2019 7/15/2019  Instructor Larry Griswold
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 102
Meets: M, 11:30 AM 1:30 PM  
 

Wholistic Functional Fitness 
Dates: 6/13/2019 7/22/2019  Instructor Joe Weaver
Sessions:  6 Location: Off Campus Asheville Area
Meets: M Th, 11:30 AM 12:30 PM  
Note: No class July 4. Make-up on Monday, July 22.
Location: Fit 50+ Studio, 239 S Liberty St., Asheville, NC
 

Wine Secrets: Get The Most From Wine For Less 
Dates: 6/11/2019 6/25/2019  Instructor John Kerr, Andy Hale
Sessions:  3 Location: Metro Wines Sampling Room
Meets: Tu, 2:00 PM 4:00 PM  
First 3 weeks.
Section A: Participant fee: $60. See olliasheville.com/courses for more information on this course.
 

Yoga for Balance 
Dates: 6/13/2019 7/22/2019  Instructor Ellen Morrissey
Sessions:  6 Location: Sherrill Center 468
Meets: M Th, 9:00 AM 10:30 AM  
Note: June 13 in Student Recreation Center 213B. No class July 4. Make-up on Monday, July 22.
 

Yoga for Posture 101 
Dates: 6/11/2019 7/16/2019  Instructor Annelise Mundy
Sessions:  6 Location: Student Rec Center 213
Meets: Tu, 2:00 PM 4:00 PM  
Materials: Participants provide their own mat, blanket or towel. More information may be found at www.bluebirdyoga.net.
 

Yoga of Awareness 
Dates: 6/10/2019 7/15/2019  Instructor Fran Ross
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 102B
Meets: M, 2:00 PM 3:30 PM  
Materials: Please bring a yoga mat, two or three blankets or bath towels, a yoga bolster, a strap, and two blocks. Contact the instructor for more information on props.
 

 
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