COURSES Fall 2022 / Something Extra

These classes are small informal meetings and presentations on topics of interest, held during the lunchtime breaks. Here, the atmosphere is such that class members have ample opportunity to initiate discussions, pose questions, and make comments.

ART TALKS

Coordinators: Andrea Irvine, Sheryl Harawitz

This noontime class, which meets one Wednesday a month, offers short presentations on art that encourage lively discussion in an informal, relaxing environment.

BIRTH OF IDEAS

Coordinators: Sheryl Harawitz, Mary Ann Donnelly, Donna Ramer

Each day we have between 35 and 48 thoughts every minute, the vast majority of which drive our daily routines and needs.

CONVERSATIONS EN FRANÇAIS

Coordinators: Ruth Ward, Donna Basile

If you speak some French, join us for conversations on subjects of interest to our participants. The class is conducted in French.

CULTUREQUEST

Coordinators: Madeleine Brecher,

The CultureQuest program offers tours of the latest museum exhibitions as well as other enriching experiences throughout the New York area.

EMILY DICKINSON CIRCLE

Coordinators: Martha Drezin, Mary Ann Donnelly, Sheryl Harawitz, Joyce West

Would you like to spend time digging into Emily Dickinson poems?

MUSIC OF THE HEART

Coordinators: Frank Montaturo

Members are invited to submit a piece of music that “speaks to your heart.”

QUEST BOOK CLUB

Coordinators: Jan Goldstein, Susannah Falk Lewis, Joan Vreeland

The Quest Book Club reads a wide cross-section of novels by both new and established authors, from this country and abroad, across a range of genres.