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*Abbreviations under the "Available" column: A = Available // NA = Not Available // R = Previously Registered // WL = Currently on the Wait List

More information about each course is available by clicking on the Course Title.

Number Course Title Instructor Dates Day Time Location Available
B100
How to Be an Olympic Swimmer in the Aging Tsunami
Richard Lindsay Oct 29, Nov 5, 12, 19, 26 Mo 9:30-11:00 a.m. Holiday Inn A
B101
The Nuclear Ages: Weapons and Policy
William Adams Nov 5, 12, 19, 26, Dec 3, 10 Mo 9:30-11:00 a.m. Country Inn and Suites A
B102 An Introduction to the US Health Care System Carolyn Engelhard Nov 12, 19, 26, Dec 3 Mo 9:30-11:00 a.m. Homewood Suites A
B103
Sicily: Island at the Crossroads of History
New!
Frank D'Alessandro Nov 26, Dec 3, 10 Mo 10:00-11:30 a.m. Unity of Charlottesville WL
B104
The Geologic History of Virginia
New!
Mark Barnhill Oct 29, Nov 5, 12, 19, 26, Dec 3 Mo 9:30-11:00 a.m. Unity of Charlottesville WL
B105
Beethoven, Part II
New!
Donald Loach Nov 5, 12, 19, 26, Dec 3, 10 Mo 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Meadows Presbyterian Church A
B106

The Quest for Spices

Alina Quesada-Murphy Nov 12, 19, 26, Dec 3, 10 Mo 11:00 a.m.-12:45 p.m. YMCA WL
B107
Exploring Entrepreneurship in Retirement
New!
David Opper Oct 29, Nov 5, 12, 19 Mo 1:00-2:30 p.m. Holiday Inn A
B108
Teaching Children the Upside of Failure: A Role for Grandparents
John Burt Oct 29, 30, 31 Mo 1:00-3:00 p.m. OLLI Conference Room WL
B109
A Virtual Bike Trip Across America - with Chautauqua Stops on the Philosophy of Life and Healthy Aging
John Burt Nov 26, 27, 28, 29, 30 Mo 1:00-2:30 p.m. Rockfish Presbyterian Church WL
B110
The Origin of the Universe
Vittorio Celli Nov 12, 19, 26, Dec 3, 10 Mo 1:00-2:30 p.m. Meadows Presbyterian Church WL
B111
Virginia’s Death Penalty: The Future is History
New!
Dale Brumfield Nov 5, 12, 19, 26, Dec 3, 10 Mo 2:30-4:00 p.m. Country Inn and Suites A
B200
The Relevance of Guns, Germs, and Steel and Collapse by Jared Diamond
Dave Ridenour Nov 6, 13, 20, 27, Dec 4, 11 Tu 10:00-11:30 a.m. Meadows Presbyterian Church A
B201
Persuasive Public Speaking
 
N. Sacks Nov 13, 27, Dec 4, 11 Tu 10:00-11:45 a.m. Meadows Presbyterian Church A
B202

Life Beyond the Earth

New!
Robert Dickman Nov 13, 27, Dec 4, 11 Tu 10:00-11:30 a.m. Country Inn and Suites WL
B203
UVA Athletics: Past, Present, and Future
New!
Gordon Burris Oct. 30, Nov 6, 13, 20 Tu 10:30 a.m.-Noon Holiday Inn WL
B204
Fossil Fuels, Climate Change, and the Global Energy Outlook
Robert Finley Oct 30, Nov 6, 13, 27, Dec 4, 11 Tu 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Homewood Suites A
B205
North Korea: The Kim Dynasty
Ronald Dimberg Oct 30, Nov 6, 13, 27, Dec 4, 11 Tu 1:00-2:30 p.m. Holiday Inn A
B206 Darwin, Wallace and "The Single Best Idea" John Walsh Nov 13, 27, Dec 4, 11 Tu 1:00-2:30 p.m. Country Inn and Suites A
B207
Rembrandt: Painter of Light and Mind
New!
Don Fry Nov 20, 27, Dec 4, 11 Tu 1:00-2:30 p.m. Unity of Charlottesville WL
B208

Discovering Peter Taylor

New!
David Rubin Oct 30, Nov 6, 13, 20, 27, Dec 4 Tu 2:30-4:00 p.m. Senior Center WL
B209
An Afternoon with Chocolate and Wine
New!
Penelope Ferguson Nov 6 Tu 3:00-5:00 p.m. YMCA WL
B210
Getting Better at Getting Older: Balance Better!
James Collins Nov 20, 27, Dec 4, 11 Tu 3:00-4:30 p.m. Homewood Suites A
B211
Imposed Borders: The Legacy of World War I for Today’s Middle East
Michael Knapp Oct 30, Nov 6, 13, 27 Tu 4:00-5:30 p.m. Holiday Inn A
B212

Virginia Politics: What Is Shaping Change In Both Major Parties?

Bob Gibson Oct 30, Nov 6, 13, 20 Tu 6:00-8:00 p.m. Senior Center WL
B300
Interpreting and Participating in Shakespeare’s Plays: Richard III and As You Like It
New!
Henry McHenry Jr. Oct 31, Nov 7, 14, 28, Dec 5, 12 We 10:00 a.m.-Noon Meadows Presbyterian Church A
B301
Navigating Senior Living Options in the Charlottesville Area
Shelli Schinkus Nov 7, 14, 28, Dec 5, 12 We 10:00-11:30 a.m. Homewood Suites A
B302

Transcendence, Well-Being and Positive Aging

Brent Kitching Oct 31, Nov 7, 14, 28, Dec 5, 12 We 10:00-11:30 a.m. Unity of Charlottesville WL
B303
Jamestown, 1607-1698: From Founding to Demise
D. Alan Williams Oct 31, Nov 7, 14, 28, Dec 5, 12 We 1:00-2:30 p.m. Country Inn and Suites WL
B304

War Presidents 1800-1945

New!
Charles Demek Oct 31, Nov 7, 14, 28, Dec 5, 12 We 1:00-2:30 p.m. Unity of Charlottesville WL
B305
Writing Poetry
Joe Strzepek Nov 7, 14, 28, Dec 5, 12 We 1:00-2:30 p.m. OLLI Conference Room A
B306

The Groups That Put the R (rhythm) in R&B

Alan Kurland Oct 17, 24, 31, Nov 7, 14, 28, Dec 5, 12 We 1:30-3:00 p.m. Homewood Suites A
B307
Biology in the New Millennium
Reginald Garrett Oct 31, Nov 7, 14, 28, Dec 5, 12 We 2:30-4:00 p.m. Unity of Charlottesville A
B400

Resurrecting Tragedy: O’Neill’s The Iceman Cometh and the Tragic Tradition

New!
Charles Chadwick Nov 1, 8, 15, 29, Dec 6, 13 Th 9:30-11:00 a.m. Homewood Suites A
B401

Christmas in America

Rich Knox Nov 1, 8, 15, 29, Dec 6, 13 Th 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Country Inn and Suites A
B402
The Anthropology of Evil
Stephen Kennamer Nov 1, 8, 15, 29, Dec 6, 13 Th 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Meadows Presbyterian Church WL
B403
"Say it ain't so, Joe," The Chicago Black Sox Scandal of 1919
New!
John Watterson Nov 8, 15, 29, Dec 6 Th 1:00-2:30 p.m. Homewood Suites WL
B404
Fiction and the War in Vietnam
New!
Bob Lorish Nov 8, 15, 29, Dec 6, 13 Th 1:00-2:30 p.m. OLLI Conference Room WL
B405

"Aren't you a little old for this? A Balanced Exercise Program for "Seasoned" Adults

Greg Pudhorodsky Nov 1, 8, 15, 29, Dec 6, 13 Th 2:30-4:00 p.m. YMCA A
B500
Let’s Debate Future Directions in US Health Care
Michael Kelley Nov 2, 9, 16, 30, Dec 7, 14 Fr 9:30-11:30 a.m. OLLI Conference Room A
B501
Water for the World: The New Oil?
New!
Ralph Allen Nov 9, 16, 30, Dec 7, 14 Fr 10:00-11:30 a.m. Country Inn and Suites A
B502
Natural History of the Blue Ridge and Valley
Joe Keiper Nov 2, 9, 16, 30, Dec 7 Fr 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Homewood Suites WL
B503

An Introduction to Central Virginia Wildlife Rehabilitation

New!
Beverley Butler Nov 30, Dec 7, 14 Fr 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Rockfish Presbyterian Church A
B504
Understanding Iran and Iranians
David Laylin Nov 9, 16, 30, Dec 7, 14 Fr 1:30-3:00 p.m. Country Inn and Suites A
B505
Your DNA Test: Getting the Most Information From Online Resources
New!
Lewis Miller Nov 2, 9, 16, 30, Dec 7, 14 Fr 2:30-4:00 p.m. Homewood Suites WL