LEWISTON — The Senior College classes to be presented at USM/L-A during the period of Jan. 22 to March 2 have been announced. These are special, one-day classes available to Senior College members who have paid their 2017-2018 membership.

The schedule is as follows:

Jan. 22: Traveling the Ancient Silk Road in China;

Jan. 23: Travel Adventures in New Zealand and Australia;

Jan. 24: Travel to Scotland and Prince Edward Island;

Jan. 25: Playing Scrabble — Board Games I and Frank Lloyd Wright: His Life and Houses;


Jan. 26: Steps in Downsizing;

Jan. 29: Theories of the Universe;

Jan. 30: Histories of Maine’s Military Veterans;

Jan. 31: Women of Saudi Arabia — History and Change;

Feb. 1: A Pictorial Guide to Egypt;

Feb. 2: Getting Started in Geneology;


Feb. 5: Travel in Sub-Saharan Africa — Working with a Nonprofit;

Feb. 6: Travelogue of Turkey;

Feb. 7: Free-Flowing Painting;

Feb. 8: Textile Mills of Lewiston;

Feb. 9: Take It Easy: A Look at the Rock Group, the Eagles;

Feb. 12: Understanding Chinese Culture;


Feb. 1: Movement Law of the ’60s and ’70s;

Feb. 15: History and Philosophy of Freedom and Liberation;

Feb. 16: Playing Trivial Pursuit — Board Games II;

Feb. 20: For the Love of Music, Ukulele and Hawaii;

Feb. 21: The Unknown Edward Little of Auburn;

Feb. 22: Reflexology for Health;


Feb. 23: Endings Matter: Advanced Healthcare Planning;

Feb. 27: The Lincoln Highway;

Feb. 28: Civilian Life in the 1860s;

March : Playing Board Games III; and

March 2: The Experience of Teaching in Europe.

FMI: usm.maine.edu/seniorcollege or 207-780-5960. Courses for the spring 2018 semester will start on March 26.

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