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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Thursday speaker series features local experts

Spring 2018

Thursdays, January 25-March 29, 2018
Noon-12:50 p.m.
, Dover
UD Lifelong Learning Center, 1201 College Park Drive

Join us on Thursdays to listen to and interact with interesting speakers who discuss a wide array of topics. These programs are free for members of the OLLI Dover program. You are welcome to attend every program or select the ones that most interest you. Bring a lunch and enjoy! (Schedule is subject to change.)

  • January 25—Surviving War in Africa—Zoe Bakoru-Bakoko, former Cabinet Minister for Gender, Labor and Social Development, Uganda, 2005 U.N. Peace Award Winner
  • February 1—Edward Adom, speaker from Ghana
  • February 8—Delaware Library Programs Available to the Public—Hilary Welliver
  • February 15—The Second Amendment and the Founding Fathers’ Intent—Doug Miller
  • February 22—Delaware’s Royal Family: the Redding Family—Don Blakey
  • March 1—Opera Delaware Spring Season featuring Puccini—Mary Wilcox
  • March 8—The American Line: History of the American Steamship Company—Dr. Bill Flayhart
  • March 15—An Overview of Irish History—Pat Ryan
  • March 22—The Irish Society of Delmarva—Terry McGinty
  • March 29—The Chalkboard Syndrome—Panel Discussion led by Doug Miller