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Spring Online Courses  

Online courses will be held virtually on the Zoom platform. The courses in this section have been schedule.

 

Africa in International Affairs in the Twentieth Century (HUMN049) NEW!

  • Instructor: David Throup
  • Day of the week: F, Times: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM. 
  • Dates: 4/23/2021 - 5/28/2021  
  • Sessions: 6      
  • Fee: $66.00     
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  • Maximum Enrollment (we do monitor enrollment and when possible may add seats): 20
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  • This course will be delivered in a "Distance Learning" format through Zoom.
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  • Enrolled members will receive an enrollment reminder with the link: one week before the first class and one day before each class in this course.
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  • *If you enroll in this course on 4/23/2021 you will need to contact the OLLI office to receive the link to join us online. 
  • Click HERE for Zoom Instructions and Tips.
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  • *Our classes are not recorded due to copyright and privacy regulations. 

Course Description: 

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Making A Way Out of No Way: The Culture and History of African Americans (ARTS057) NEW!

  • Instructor: Horace Scruggs
  • Day of the week: Tu, Times: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM. 
  • Dates: 4/27/2021 - 6/1/2021  
  • Sessions: 6      
  • Fee: $66.00     
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  • Maximum Enrollment (we do monitor enrollment and when possible may add seats): 100
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  • This course will be delivered in a "Distance Learning" format through Zoom.
  •  
  • Enrolled members will receive an enrollment reminder with the link: one week before the first class and one day before each class in this course.
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  • *If you enroll in this course on 4/27/2021 you will need to contact the OLLI office to receive the link to join us online. 
  • Click HERE for Zoom Instructions and Tips.
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  • *Our classes are not recorded due to copyright and privacy regulations. 

Course Description: 

 Show Description

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen.

 

 

What Can I Get from Burned Counties in Virginia? (HIST053) NEW!

  • Instructor: Shelley Murphy
  • Day of the week: W, Times: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM. 
  • Dates: 5/12/2021 - 5/12/2021  
  • Sessions: 1      
  • Fee: $11.00     
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  • Maximum Enrollment (we do monitor enrollment and when possible may add seats): 100
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  • This course will be delivered in a "Distance Learning" format through Zoom.
  •  
  • Enrolled members will receive an enrollment reminder with the link: one week before the first class and one day before each class in this course.
    •  
  • *If you enroll in this course on 5/12/2021 you will need to contact the OLLI office to receive the link to join us online. 
  • Click HERE for Zoom Instructions and Tips.
  •  
  • *Our classes are not recorded due to copyright and privacy regulations. 

Course Description: 

 Show Description

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen.

 

 

The Brief Insider's Guide to Virginia Wine (LIFE017)

  • Instructor: Scott Elliff
  • Day of the week: F, Times: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM. 
  • Dates: 4/30/2021 - 5/21/2021  
  • Sessions: 4      
  • Fee: $44.00     
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  • Maximum Enrollment (we do monitor enrollment and when possible may add seats): 30
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  • This course will be delivered in a "Distance Learning" format through Zoom.
  •  
  • Enrolled members will receive an enrollment reminder with the link: one week before the first class and one day before each class in this course.
    •  
  • *If you enroll in this course on 4/30/2021 you will need to contact the OLLI office to receive the link to join us online. 
  • Click HERE for Zoom Instructions and Tips.
  •  
  • *Our classes are not recorded due to copyright and privacy regulations. 

Course Description: 

 Show Description

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen.

 

 

McIntire Botanical Garden - Its Past and Future (LIFE026) NEW!

THIS COURSE HAS REACHED ITS MAXIMUM ENROLLMENT. FEEL FREE TO PLACE YOURSELF ON THE WAITLIST AND WE WILL NOTIFY YOU IF SEATS BECOME AVAILABLE. 

  • Instructor: Jill Trischman-Marks
  • Sessions: 2      
  • Dates: 4/27/2021 - 5/4/2021  
  • Times: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM. 
  • Day of the week: Tu
  • You will not be charged the $22.00 course fee unless you are admitted to the class. 
  • Maximum Enrollment (we do monitor enrollment and when possible may add seats): 16
  • This course will be delivered in a "Distance Learning" format through Zoom.
  • Course Description: 
     Show Description
  • NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen.

 

 Public School Choice, Challenges, and Change (PBAF036) with  Elizabeth Donohoe has been canceled.

 

One Person, One Vote, How We Elect Our Congressmen and our President (PBAF038) NEW!

  • Instructor: David McGarvey
  • Day of the week: Th, Times: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM. 
  • Dates: 5/20/2021 - 5/27/2021  
  • Sessions: 2      
  • Fee: $22.00     
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  • Maximum Enrollment (we do monitor enrollment and when possible may add seats): 100
  •  
  • This course will be delivered in a "Distance Learning" format through Zoom.
  •  
  • Enrolled members will receive an enrollment reminder with the link: one week before the first class and one day before each class in this course.
    •  
  • *If you enroll in this course on 5/20/2021 you will need to contact the OLLI office to receive the link to join us online. 
  • Click HERE for Zoom Instructions and Tips.
  •  
  • *Our classes are not recorded due to copyright and privacy regulations. 

Course Description: 

 Show Description

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen.

 

 

The ABC and D's of Medicare (WELL025) NEW!

  • Instructor: Phyllis Payne
  • Day of the week: W, Times: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM. 
  • Dates: 5/5/2021 - 5/5/2021  
  • Sessions: 1      
  • Fee: $11.00     
  •  
  • Maximum Enrollment (we do monitor enrollment and when possible may add seats): 100
  •  
  • This course will be delivered in a "Distance Learning" format through Zoom.
  •  
  • Enrolled members will receive an enrollment reminder with the link: one week before the first class and one day before each class in this course.
    •  
  • *If you enroll in this course on 5/5/2021 you will need to contact the OLLI office to receive the link to join us online. 
  • Click HERE for Zoom Instructions and Tips.
  •  
  • *Our classes are not recorded due to copyright and privacy regulations. 

Course Description: 

 Show Description

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen.

 

 

Mind Gut Connection: How Your Microbiome Controls You (WELL026) NEW!

  • Instructor: PJ Rooney
  • Day of the week: W, Times: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM. 
  • Dates: 4/28/2021 - 5/26/2021  
  • Sessions: 5      
  • Fee: $55.00     
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  • Maximum Enrollment (we do monitor enrollment and when possible may add seats): 100
  •  
  • This course will be delivered in a "Distance Learning" format through Zoom.
  •  
  • Enrolled members will receive an enrollment reminder with the link: one week before the first class and one day before each class in this course.
    •  
  • *If you enroll in this course on 4/28/2021 you will need to contact the OLLI office to receive the link to join us online. 
  • Click HERE for Zoom Instructions and Tips.
  •  
  • *Our classes are not recorded due to copyright and privacy regulations. 

Course Description: 

 Show Description

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen.

 

 

Photographing the Tiny World (ARTS56) NEW!

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: John Hulburt

Sessions: 4      Dates: 4/8/2021 - 5/6/2021  Two hour classes. No class on 4/29.

Times: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM. Day of the week: Th

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

Watercolor Technique "Tune-Up" (ARTS050) 

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: Chee Ricketts

Sessions: 6      Dates: 4/6/2021 - 5/11/2021  Two hour class.

Times: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM. Day of the week: Tu

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

Louis Sullivan and the Chicago School of Architecture: American Originals (ARTS058) NEW!

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: Richard Wilson

Sessions: 5      Dates: 4/6/2021 - 5/4/2021  

Times: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM. Day of the week: Tu

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

On the Brink: The Cuban Missile Crisis & Military Intelligence (HIST052) NEW!

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: Michael McKee

Sessions: 3      Dates: 4/14/2021 - 4/28/2021  

Times: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM. Day of the week: W

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

The Greatest Books You've Never Read: The Odyssey (HUMN045) NEW!

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: Evelyn Edson

Sessions: 4      Dates: 4/5/2021 - 4/26/2021  

Times: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM. Day of the week: M

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

The Poetry of John Keats (HUMN048) NEW!

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: Stephen Kennamer

Sessions: 6      Dates: 4/15/2021 - 5/20/2021  

Times: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM. Day of the week: Th

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

The Epic, Part 3 – Philosophic & Visionary Epic (HUMN046) NEW!

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: Robert Reid

Sessions: 6      Dates: 4/15/2021 - 5/20/2021  

Times: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM. Day of the week: Th

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

Basics of Ethics (HUMN047) NEW!

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: Marion Votaw

Sessions: 6      Dates: 4/7/2021 - 5/12/2021  

Times: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM. Day of the week: W

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

Financial Planning for Success and Significance in Retirement (LIFE007) 

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: David Marotta

Sessions: 4      Dates: 4/8/2021 - 4/29/2021  

Times: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Day of the week: Th

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

The Rule of Law (PBAF037) NEW!

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: Charles Hamilton

Sessions: 6      Dates: 4/12/2021 - 5/17/2021  

Times: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM. Day of the week: M

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

Israel's Strategic Position in the Middle East (PBAF017) 

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: Rabbi Joel Schwartzman

Sessions: 4      Dates: 4/5/2021 - 4/26/2021  

Times: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM. Day of the week: M

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

Modern Medicine and Predicting Disability in the President of the United States (SCIT024) NEW!

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: Michael Dickens, M.D.

Sessions: 3      Dates: 4/9/2021 - 4/23/2021  

Times: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM. Day of the week: F

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

Birdlife of Central Virginia (SCIT002) 

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: Jennifer Gaden

Sessions: 6      Dates: 4/7/2021 - 5/12/2021  Virtual classes: 4/7, 4/14, 4/21 Field trip options: 4/28, 5/5, 5/12 (one date per member). The start and end time look odd because the class and the tours are held at different times. Start time is the class start time and end time is the tour end time.

Times: 10:00 AM - 9:30 AM. Day of the week: W

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

Tree Blindness-And How to Cure It (SCIT025) NEW!

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: Six Charlottesville Area Tree Stewards

Sessions: 7      Dates: 4/6/2021 - 5/18/2021  

Times: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM. Day of the week: Tu

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

Gentle Yoga for Strength, Balance & Stress Reduction (WELL023) NEW!

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: Leslie Pont

Sessions: 8      Dates: 4/15/2021 - 6/3/2021  No class on May 27th. The final class will be June 3rd from 10:00 to 10:50 AM

Times: 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM. Day of the week: Th

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

Brain Power Hour (WELL024) NEW!

THIS COURSE HAS BEGUN.  REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. 

Instructor: Tina Thomas

Sessions: 3      Dates: 4/7/2021 - 4/21/2021  

Times: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM. Day of the week: W

NOTE: If you do not see the "Add to Cart" button, there are three possible reasons. 1) Registration may not be open 2) you have not added a membership to your cart or renewed your membership 3) you are not logged in (Click ”Sign In” on the blue bar above) 4) you may need to refresh your screen 5) the class is in-session. 

 

 Seated Tai Chi for Health (WELL27) with  Ronald Salomon has been canceled.