Fall 2017 Course Schedule

AARP Smart Driver Course [F-17-1]
Course ClosedCourse Update: AARP Presenter’s Request: Please come ½ hour early to do your paper work. Reminders: 1) Bring your driver’s license, current AARP membership card (if you have one), 2) Fee: $20 for AARP members; $25 for non-members--checks payable to: AARP. 3) Must attend BOTH sessions to receive any rate reductions or points off.

Adirondack Archaeology [F-17-2]
Course ClosedCourse Update: The classroom for "Adirondack Archaeology" (11/3 and 11/10) has been changed from Maxcy 104 to Crane: Bishop Hall 123 (a larger classroom). This will allow all members on the waitlist to attend.

Adirondack Literature [F-17-3]
Course Closed

Advanced Porous Materials on the Way to Stopping Global Warming [F-17-4]

Analyzing Mutual Funds with Various Target Dates for Retirees [F-17-5]

Art for Beginners [F-17-6]

Ballroom Dancing for Beginners [F-17-7]

Beginning Tai-Chi and Qigong [F-17-8]

Bomb Threats, Terrorism and More: A View from a First Responder [F-17-9]

Building Better Bones [F-17-10]

Caring for the Caregiver [F-17-11]
Course Update: NOTE: This class has been canceled at the request of the presenter.

Cemetery Memorial Cleaning [F-17-12]
Course Closed

The Changing Media Landscape: Locally and Nationwide [F-17-13]

Chemistry and the Environment (Part 2) [F-17-14]

Climate Change [F-17-15]

Construction of "MaryGwyneth Fine Wearable Art" [F-17-16]

Construction of a Mortared Straw Bale House [F-17-17]

Continuing Meditation [F-17-18]

Continuing Tai-Chi and Qigong [F-17-19]

Creating Clean Air at Home [F-17-20]
Course Update: Andrea Ferro added some new links and more info and recommendations on clean air monitoring devices.

Creating Legacy Letters [F-17-21]

Current Events [F-17-22]

Dams of the Raquette River [F-17-23]
Course Closed

Drawing with Graphite [F-17-24]
Course Closed

Duplicate Bridge for Fun: Interediate Level [F-17-25]

Edgar Cayce Exercises [F-17-26]
Course Closed

Environmtal Activism at SUNY Canton [F-17-27]

Green Building 101 [F-17-28]

Healthcare Serial Killers [F-17-29]
Course Update: Those going to SUNY Canton Miller 218 ("Healthcare Serial Killers"), view the LOCATION page for info and photos on where to park, and how to find the building and classroom.

How Did the Artist Do That? [F-17-30]

How Immune Cells Work to Protect Us [F-17-31]
Course Closed

How We Are Taxing Our Grandchildren [F-17-32]

Insect Ecology [F-17-33]

An Introduction to Knots [F-17-34]
Course Update: NOTE: Please bring at least 3 different colored pens or pencils to "An Introduction to Knots" class.

Introduction to the Accuquilter [F-17-35]

Lewis and Clark Expedition (Part 1) [F-17-36]
Course Closed

Life on the Tilted Teacup Ride [F-17-37]
Course Closed

Lifelines: Writing Your Way In [F-17-38]

Line Dancing for Beginners [F-17-39]

"Lou Gehrig's Disease": Intro, Research, Care [F-17-40]
Course Update: Going to this new location and don't know how to get there? VIEW THE LOCATION PAGE (Clarkson University Rowley 244). It has maps, directions, photos, etc.

Macbeth: On the Page and On the Stage [F-17-41]

Mah Jongg [F-17-42]
Course Closed

Minerals of the Grenville Province [F-17-43]

Modern Day Dinosaurs: Explore the Biology of Birds and Reptiles [F-17-44]

Monsters, Menace, and Mystery: 1950's-60's Atlas/Marvel Comic Books [F-17-45]
Course Update: The readings for 10/18/17 "Monsters, Menace, and Mystery..." have been posted on the course page.

Neanderthals and the Origins of Modern Humans [F-17-46]

Positive Psychology for Seniors [F-17-47]

Probability in the News [F-17-48]

Racial Attitudes: Changing Expectations [F-17-49]

Ray Bradbury's "Dandelion Wine: Metaphors of Small Town America [F-17-50]
Course Update: The website for "Ray Bradbury's "Dandelion Wine..." is now complete - view the links on the course page.

The Science of Human Voice Production [F-17-51]

Tai-Chi: The Short Form [F-17-52]

A Taste of Twain: The Report of his Death was an "Exaggeration" [F-17-53]

There's What in My Drinking Water? [F-17-54]

Ticks 2.0: New Findings (Group A) [F-17-55]
Course Closed

Tunes-R-Us [F-17-56]

Vicarious Voyagers XXI [F-17-57]

Watercolor / Mixed Media Art Workshop [F-17-58]

Waters of the Adirondacks [F-17-59]
Course Closed

Whales to Wings: The Hydrodynamics of Humpback Whales [F-17-60]

Who Lost China: When, Where, and How [F-17-61]

Ticks 2.0: New Findings (Group B) [F-17-62]
Course Update: A new section of "Ticks 2.0..." has opened up: Monday 10/16, 2:30-4:00. SUNY Potsdam: Maxcy 104, (View Course #62).

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