Classes are held on Thursdays at 1:30 – 3:00 p.m. at Catamount Arts, 115 Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury
September 12, 2013
Curtains without Borders
Chris Hadsel, Director, Curtains without Borders
For all comers, a delightful luncheon prepared by the students of St. J Academy’s Culinary Arts Program under the direction of Award-Winning Chef Jerry Prevost, served at 12:30 at Catamount Arts. FREE to Fall-Season Members; all others, by donation.
September 19, 2013
Travels in Islamic Countries
Steve Zind, VPR and NPR Reporter of Iranian descent
September 26, 2013
Covered Bridges in Caledonia County
Bill Caswell, Author, civil engineer and VP of the National Society for the Preservation of Covered Bridges
October 3, 2013
Robert Santulli, MD, Director of Geriatric Psychiatry at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
October 10, 2013
Innovating Education for the 21st Century: moving beyond tests and essays
Hank Eaton, St. Johnsbury Academy, Charles Hosmer Morse Chair, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
October 17, 2013
History and Heritage—an Update
Peggy Pearl, Director, St. Johnsbury History and Heritage Museum
October 24, 2013
The Supernatural in Music
Bill Cotte, Music Instructor, Lyndon State College
October 31, 2013
History and Uniqueness of Mobil Medical in Vermont
Rick Cochran, Founder & CEO, Mobile Medical, St. Johnsbury
November 7, 2013
Understanding the Identity of the “Gypsies” and “Pirates” of the Vermont Eugenics Survey
Judy Dow, Stowe artist, writer, educator and member of Oyate’s board of directors, a national organization of Native American scholars
November 14, 2013
October Poems by Robert Frost
Peter Gilbert, Executive Director, Vermont Humanities
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Membership dues entitle subscribers to attend all sessions and bring a guest to one of them.
Non-members may attend any single session for $5. Membership Dues are $45.00, mailed with the form below or paid at the first session.
Complete the membership form (click here to print):
Osher Institute, Treasurer
1060 Bible Hill Road
St. Johnsbury, VT 05819
Make checks payable to The University of Vermont (UVM).
Catamount Arts: (802) 748-2600 – after 1:00 P.M.
Membership in your local OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) entitles you to attend programs at any of the other 7 OLLI sites throughout Vermont, as well as EEE-Burlington (Elder Education Enrichment). Your active OLLI membership also entitles you to the discounted member rate for the OLLI programs on the UVM campus. Simply present your membership card during the corresponding semester.
For a complete listing of all programs, see our listing in a pdf format.