Explorations offers daytime learning experiences for seniors

Instructors in this fall’s Exploration classes are from left to right, Lesley Lee-Cohen, Madeleine Mansier, Larry Mansier, Bill Guthrie and Bill Traubel

Explorations, now in its tenth year, has lined up five exciting courses for senior residents of Hopewell Valley and neighboring communities. Classes will begin Monday, October 9.  Registration closes October 5.

The following four courses will be held at the Pennington Presbyterian Church and begin at 1pm:

  • “Philosophy of Existentialism, How I Learned to Love Staring into the Abyss,” Mondays, six sessions;
  • “Cries from the Heart, Three Plays by Tennessee Williams,” Tuesdays, six sessions;
  • “The Supreme Court, the Roberts Court,” Wednesdays, six sessions;
  • “What’s In Your Medicine Bag? Indian Medicine,” Thursdays, four sessions.

The lone morning class, “Ten Crucial Days of the American Revolution,” will be held at the Pennington United Methodist Church at ten o’clock on Wednesdays for four sessions.

The Supreme Court course has a 30 person limit and preference will be given to those who have been previous participants.

For detailed course descriptions along with instructors, visit the Hopewell Valley Senior Foundation website at hvsfsenior.org or phone Larry Mansier at (609) 737-0863 for information.

All courses are open to senior residents of Hopewell Valley and neighboring communities. Fees are $40 for one course and $20 for each additional course. Checks should be made out to the Hopewell Valley Senior Foundation (HVSF).  Please mail the check, your name, address, telephone  number and  e-mail address,  along with your class selections to Rodney Newman, Treasurer, Hopewell Valley Senior Foundation, PO Box 567, Pennington, NJ 08534.

AIl course fees go the Hopewell Valley Senior Foundation to pay for administrative costs and  class materials. Any funds remaining after expenses will be used to finance programs and projects benefitting Hopewell Valley seniors. Reminder, the deadline for applications is October 5. Classes begin October 9. Explorations is a volunteer organization underwrittenby the Hopewell Valley Senior Foundation and sponsored by Hopewell Valley Senior Services.

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