Fall 2019 Course Schedule

Acrylic Painting for Beginners [F-19-1]
Course Closed

Acupressure Workshop [F-19-2]
Course Closed

Antique Dolls [F-19-3]

Atlantis: Did It Ever Exist, and How Would We Know? [F-19-4]
Course Update: There was a change in location for course #4 Atlantis, from Kellas 102 to Kellas 104. This course meets on Tuesday, Sept. 17, at 2 pm.

Beginning Tai-Chi and Qigong [F-19-5]

A Biblical Scholar Looks at the Gospel According to Mark [F-19-6]

Butterfly Gardening: A Case Study [F-19-7]

Cannabis and the Aging Population [F-19-8]
Course Update: Course #8 "Cannabis ..." is CLOSED, but a repeat session of it has been scheduled for those who have been closed out of course #8. It has been given the number 61 and will be held right after this one - i.e. Wednesday, Sept 25, 1-2:30, in Maxcy 104.

Canton’s Municipal Solar Program [F-19-9]

Chemistry of Taste [F-19-10]
Course Closed

China’s Rise Under Xi Jinping [F-19-11]
Course Update: There was a change in location for course #11, China's Rise Under Xi Jinping, to SLU Hepburn 113 (from Hepburn 111). There was also an error in the duration of the class in several documents. This class will be 1.5 hours long, not one hour. It meets on Sept 13, from 2 to 3:30 pm, in Hepburn 113, at St. Lawrence University.

Classic Film Noir [F-19-12]
Course Update: Course #12 "Classic Film Noir" is CLOSED. There was a change in location for course #12 Classic Film Noir, from Kellas 217 to Kellas 104. This course meets on Thursdays, Oct. 31, Nov. 07 and Nov. 14, at 2 pm.

Continuing Tai-Chi and Qigong [F-19-13]

Country Schools Revisited [F-19-14]

Current Events [F-19-15]

A Day at the Canton Fair--1869 [F-19-16]

Drawing for Everyone [F-19-17]
Course Update: There was a change in time for course #17 Drawing for Everyone, to 11 am (from 10 am). This course meets for 8 sessions on Fridays, starting Sept. 27, from 11 am to 1 pm.

Driver Safety Course from AARP [F-19-18]
Course Closed

Evergreens in the North Country [F-19-19]
Course Closed

Evolving Microbes: Antibiotic Resistance, Virulence, and Public Health [F-19-20]

Food Waste to Energy: How Does That Work? [F-19-21]
Course Closed

Forensic Drug Investigations [F-19-22]
Course Update: There was an error in the location in both the calendar and the blue scheduling handout for course #22 Forensic Drug Investigations. The location is SUNY Canton Miller 212, NOT SLU Miller 212. This course meets on Sept. 30 at 1:00 pm.

Fun with Fermentation! Group A [F-19-23]
Course Closed

Fun with Fermentation! Group B [F-19-24]
Course Closed

Galaxies [F-19-25]
Course Closed

Globalization and the Rise of Extreme Nationalism: Lessons from Sri Lanka [F-19-26]

Gods and Goddesses [F-19-27]

Groups of Symmetries [F-19-28]

History of Fort Presentation and Van Rensselaer Point [F-19-29]

How Does It Work? [F-19-30]
Course Closed

How the Civil War Killed General George Custer [F-19-31]
Course Closed

Insect Vibrational Communication [F-19-32]
Course Update: There was a change in date for course #32 Insect Vibrational Communication, from Sept 19 to Nov 14. This course now meets on Thursday, Nov 14, at 3 pm, in Kellas 102.

Japanese Tea Ceremony [F-19-33]

Kitchen Gardening, Anywhere [F-19-34]
Course Update: Course #34 "Kitchen Gardening" is CLOSED, but a repeat session of it has been scheduled for those who have been closed out of course #34. It has been given the number 60 and will be held on the same day and in the same place as this one - i.e. Monday, Nov 4, 1-3 pm, in Wiser Greenhouse, Stowell Hall 205.

Learning to Play at the Children’s Museum [F-19-35]

Line Dancing for Beginners and Intermediates [F-19-36]

Lizzie Borden is Guilty! You’re on the Jury! [F-19-37]
Course Closed

Mah Jongg [F-19-38]
Course Closed

Martial Arts Traditions, Personal Safety, Self-Defense, and Inner Energy [F-19-39]

Mobility-Based Yoga for Every Body [F-19-40]

Naval Battle of Leyte Gulf, October 1944 [F-19-41]

The Neandertals: Facts, Fiction and Fantasy [F-19-42]
Course Update: There was a change in location and time for the two sections of The Neandertals (i.e. courses #42 and #58). They will still meet on Friday, Sept 20, but in Kellas 101 (not Maxcy 104) and #42 meets at 2 pm and #58 meets at 4 pm (not 1 pm and 3 pm). Reminder: Course #42 is CLOSED and #58 is a repeat; these two sessions are the same and you should be registered for only one of them.

NYS DEC’s Potsdam Sub-Office Division of Lands and Forests [F-19-43]

The Other Beatrix Potter [F-19-44]

Paris and Berlin in the 1920’s [F-19-45]

Print Technology [F-19-46]

The Psychology of Life Stories [F-19-47]

Reducing Unintentional Bias [F-19-48]

Sculpture in Ceramics [F-19-49]
Course ClosedCourse Update: LOCATION: Brainerd - The room is GROUND level (no windows!) It is located just beyond the Art Gallery on the left. Enter the building from the quad, pass by the gallery to find a small alcove with a statue and a staircase. Enter the door there - pass by the Janitor's area, your room is on the left (about a third of the way down)

Tai-Chi: The Short Form [F-19-50]

Tax, Estate, Financial Planning for the Elderly. Part 1: Nursing Homes [F-19-51]
Course Update: Course #51 "Tax, Estate, ...." is CLOSED, but a repeat session of it has been scheduled for those who have been closed out of course #51. It has been given the number 59 and will be held a week later - i.e. Tuesday, Oct. 1, 3-4:30, in Silas Wright.

Tunes-R-Us [F-19-52]

Vegetarian Cooking Goes Local [F-19-53]
Course Closed

Watercolor, Mixed Media Art Workshop [F-19-54]

What Flies Can Tell You About How You Got Here [F-19-55]

When Men Can Buy Sex [F-19-56]

Wildlife, Three Concerns [F-19-57]
Course Closed

The Neandertals: Facts, Fiction and Fantasy (repeat) [F-19-58]

Tax, Estate, Financial Planning for the Elderly. Part 1: Nursing Homes (repeat) [F-19-59]

Kitchen Gardening, Anywhere (repeat) [F-19-60]

Cannabis and the Aging Population (repeat) [F-19-61]

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