Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

OLLI Wilmington

Special Events Wednesdays

Fall 2019

Join us each Wednesday from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. in Room 105 for Special Events that will surely enrich your day. These programs are for all members of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Delaware in Wilmington. Feel free to attend each week or select the programs that most interest you. You can buy your lunch, bring your lunch or just come and enjoy.

  • September 4August 1945: Why We Dropped the A-Bomb — Ray Callahan, professor emeritus of history, University of Delaware
  • September 11Fearless Improvisations — Fearless Improv Group, City Theater Company, Wilmington
  • September 18OLLI Update and New Member Recognition — Martha Hays, OLLI council chair
  • September 25Lincoln’s Final Hours — Kathryn Canavan, author
  • October 2Fortepiano Concert — Susan Duer, OLLI member and fortepiano artist
  • October 9 — no program—Yom Kippur holiday
  • October 16The Legacy of German-Speaking Jews After the Holocaust — Frank Mecklenburg, Leo Baeck Institute
  • October 23The Revolutionary War in Newark and Pencader Hundred, Delaware — Bill Conley, event coordinator, Pencader Heritage Museum
  • October 30 — program to be announced
  • November 6Current Issues — Lisa Blunt Rochester, U.S. Representative for Delaware
  • November 13OLLI Orchestra Concert — Allen Tweddle, conductor
  • November 20OLLI Concert Band Concert — Paul Hess, conductor
  • November 27 — no program — Thanksgiving holiday
  • December 4OLLI Chorus Concert — Janet Taylor Miller, conductor

Schedule subject to change.