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July 2018 Intersession

Summer Intersession at a Glance

Four Thursdays
July 5, 12, 19, 26

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

11 - 12:15 p.m.

Yesterday And Today
Writing Workshop

12:15 - 1 p.m.


1 - 2:15 p.m.

LIRIC Light!
The Art Workshop

Yesterday And Today

11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
For your enlightenment, we offer a series   on a variety of historical subjects.

July 5  
Jackie Robinson’s Brooklyn
Presenter: Peter Laskowich

July 12 
Myanmar, Then and Now
Presenter: Rick Leibert

July 19
Africa from Antiquity to Modernity
Panelists: Jackie Mbanefo;
Dr. Allen Green, Sarah Lawrence College, Dean of Equity & Inclusion;
Dr. James Small, City College of New York, Black Studies Department
July 26
Shadow Patriots: Lady Spies of War
Presenters: Debra Palazzo and Cindy Kauffman

Writing Workshop

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. 

Instructor: Claire Lynch

LIRIC Light!

1-2:15 p.m.

The afternoon is for fun!

July 5              
Joyce Kent offers us some things to
think about in the field of science.

July 12            
LIRIC’s own Antique Roadshow
Bring in jewelry, art, silver, porcelain, or any small items (no furniture!) for appraisal by Ronan Clarke, owner, auctioneer and appraiser at Clarke Auction Gallery and other experts.

July 19       
Let Me Tell You Something!
Always had a secret desire to be a stand-up comedian? Here’s your chance! Tell a joke or relate a story – just come in ready to participate!

July 26            
Bells, whistles and rozzers are our signal buttons as three teams compete to see who can win each of two full games. Sign up in advance if you want to be on a team!

The Art Workshop

1 – 2:15 p.m.

If you took any of the Art classes in the spring 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!

Instructor: Jeanie Ritter

Interested in auditing a
class at Iona this fall?
(Only current LIRIC members eligible)

See the handout on Auditing available at the GOC or contact
Deadline for registering is August 20th. Classes begin Tuesday, August 28th.

Congratulations to our new officers:

President: Linda Levine
First Vice-President: Shirley Radcliffe
Second Vice-President: Greg Koster
Secretary: Kathy Dornbush
Treasurer: Marguerite Fredrick