Senior Lecture Series
Our Senior Center Lecture Series offers rare opportunities to hear from top thinkers, artists, chefs, authors, and innovators in intimate conversations that connect, enrich, and inspire. Join us on Tuesdays at 10:30am. No RSVP needed.
Winold Reiss and the Cincinnati Union Terminal Murals
August 20, 10:30am
Facilitator: CMC Speakers Bureau
Winold Reiss, known worldwide for his portraits of the Blackfoot American Indians, was commissioned in 1933 to design the mosaic murals at Cincinnati Union Terminal. Learn about the process he used to complete this extraordinary project. The presentation will explore his 23 murals, which are located at Union Terminal and Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.
New Research on The Healthy Diet
August 27, 10:30am
Facilitator: Cindy Yocum, DTR, CDM
Come learn new ways to stay healthy by eating healthy foods! It’s never too late to change your nutritional habits. Eat healthy, and you’ll feel better too.
Remo Heart RHYTHMS Group Drumming
September 3, 10:30am
Facilitator: Melissa Shrimplin
HealthRHYTHMS is a fun drumming program which promotes socialization and ensures a healthy, non-strenuous workout. On a deeper level, it builds bridges while fostering nurturing, support, camaraderie, self-respect, and respect for others. It is not really about drumming, but uses the drum as a tool for communication and personal expression.
All About Rhinos
September 10, 10:30am
Facilitator: Zoo to You Ambassador, Cincinnati Zoo
For more than 50 million years, the rhino has roamed the earth. There have been as many as 170 species over time but today, only 5 species are left. Learn what the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden is doing to save this extremely endangered species.
September 17, 10:30am
Facilitator: Jeremy Hessel, Director of Environmental Health at Hamilton County Public Health
Jeremy will lead a discussion on hoarding, including offering several examples of case studies. Bring any questions you may have about hoarding to share in this informative and honest discussion.
What Did You Do in the War, Sister
September 24, 10:30am
Facilitator: Dennis Turner, Author
Meet the author and get your book autographed! This fictional memoir is based on actual events, and was inspired by the hundreds of letters and other accounts written by Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur who were living in German-occupied Belgium and Italy during World War II. RSVP to 513.761.7500 x1218 by September 23.
October 8, 10:30am
Facilitator: Nancy Mayerson
Come learn about enrolling in Medicare. Nancy Mayerson will help you navigate through Medicare and where to get the help you need to be successful with Medicare Part D. If you are able to bring a list of your medications, please do so.
Meet the New Chaverim M’Israel
October 29, 10:30am
May and Darya will be delighted to meet you! The Chaverim M’Israel (Friends from Israel) program brings two 18-year-old Israelis to Cincinnati from our partner city, Netanya, Israel. These teens have chosen to defer their service in the Israeli Defense Forces in order to come to Cincinnati for a year of community service. Through interaction and education in schools and other community events, these young emissaries help Cincinnatians form an increased awareness of and a connection to the land, culture, and people of Israel.