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Try something new this fall
This fall you can learn to make a White Oak Basket, improve your smart phone skills, discuss literature, hop on a bus for a tour, meet a muralist or a Muny set designer, get your hands on Windows 8, explore architecture in lectures and walking tours and so much more! Download the catalog or peruse the possibilities online.
Breakfast at the Contemporary
Take a private tour of the new exhibition at the Contemporary Art Museum-St. Louis.
Wednesday, Oct 22, 10:00-11:30
American Folk Art in the Nineteenth Century
Explore the work produced by itinerant portrait painters, quilters and amateur photographers during a period of conflict and change.
Wednesday, Oct 29, 10:00-12:00
Frances Levine is not only the first woman to lead the History Museum but the first woman to head any institution of the St. Louis Zoo-Museum District. Learn about her background and discuss the future of the Museum.
Tuesday, Oct 21, 1:00-2:30
Missouri History in Folk Music
Dee Ban will perform Missouri folk music and share stories of Missouri history.
Thursday, Oct 23, 10:00-11:00
Aging Today: My How Things Have Changed!
Come meet OASIS President Marcia Kerz. As a leader in the field of successful aging, Marcia will share how changes to our community, healthcare and government programs are impacting our lives.
Tuesday, Oct 28, 1:00-2:30
Guerillas in Civil War Missouri
Learn more about these colorful but brutal men who carried on hit-and-run warfare against soldiers and civilians.
Thursday, Nov 6, 1:00-3:00
Sit back and revel in the fabulous history of this mega movie star.
Friday, Nov 7, 2:00-3:00
Voices of the Pioneers
A storyteller brings to life true documented pioneer tales from 1700s-1800s. Stories are presented in period dress and songs.
Monday, Nov 10, 1:00-2:00
Twentieth Century Photography: Modernism, Magazines and Museums
Learn how artists and photographers responded when faced with new social, political and economic realities.
Tuesday, Nov 11, 2:00-3:00
Philanthropy Today: A Conversation with Amelia Bond
Learn about the history of the Greater St. Louis Community Foundation, the important role it plays in philanthropy of the St. Louis region.
Tuesday, Nov 11, 11:30-12:30
Building Bones – Power Plus
Prevent osteoporosis in this advanced total body workout using stability balls, weights and a variety of resistance equipment.
Monday/Wednesday, Nov 24-Jan 21, 1:00-2:00
Fee: $87; Sessions: 14
ACE’S— Athletic Conditioning Exercises for Men
Build strength and endurance using a variety of athletic conditioning exercises and circuit training.
Thursday, Dec 4-Jan 22, 12:30-1:15
Fee: $33; Sessions: 6
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