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Winter Intersession 2020

Winter Intersession at a Glance

Four Thursdays:
January 9, 16, 23, 30

All classes meet at
Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church
Intersection of Mill Rd. & North Ave.
New Rochelle, NY

Movers and Shakers

11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

In this year in which we celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage, we begin with the women who made it possible, end with the men who helped, and in between learn about those who advanced the cause of women.

  • January 9 The Suffragettes
    • Presenter: Sydelle Herzberg,
      League of Women Voters
  • January 16 Dr. Mary Walker: Civil War Battle Surgeon and Medal of Honor Recipient
    • Presenters: Debra Palazzo and Cynthia Kaufmann
  • January 23 Your Microbiome (This talk was snowed out in November)
    • Presenter: Suzanne Page, Ph.D.
  • January 30 Suffragents
    • Presenter: Brooke Kroeger

Writing Workshop

Instructor: Claire Lynch
11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

This class offers you the opportunity to turn your memories into memoirs and experiment with a variety of other writing genres in a nurturing atmosphere.

January Jambalaya

1-2:15 p.m.

Join us for a diverse mix of topics!

  • January 9 Iona’s Moving On: An Update
    • Presenter: Steve Auger,
      Iona College
  • January 16 An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
    • Presenter: Kobie Thakar
  • January 23 Impacts of Automation on the World Around Us
    • Presenter:John F. McMullen
  • January 30 Contemporary Art Museums: Dia Beacon and Mass MoCa
    • Presenter: Lois Lovisolo

Art Workshop

Instructor: Jeanie Ritter
1–2:15 p.m.

If you took any of the art classes in the fall and wish to continue working, this is the place to be. If you want just a few drawing lessons, try your hand here. Bring your favorite drawing materials with you!