Itineraries for Study Groups (PDFs)

For Winter (in alphabetical order)

Coffee’s History, Hardy Business, Health, and Human Socialization, Wednesdays, January 21 – February 11, 9:00  – 11:30 a.m., Peoria NEXT Innovation Center

iPad for Lifelong Learning, Thursdays, January 15 – February 5, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., Peoria NEXT Innovation Center

Life Itself:  A Study of the Fascinating Life of Central Illinois Native Roger Ebert, Wednesdays, January 21 – February 11, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., Peoria NEXT Innovation Center

So, Did the Butler Do It?, Tuesdays, January 13 – February 17, 1:15 – 3:30 p.m., Peoria NEXT Innovation Center (Session on January 20 will meet from 3:30 – 5:45 p.m. at Bradley University, Michel Student Center Room 203)

TED Talks for Lifelong Learners, Thursdays, January 15 – February 5, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., Peoria NEXT Innovation Center

Textiles as Art, Fridays, January 23 - February 13, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Peoria NEXT Innovation Center

The "Venus Fixers:" The Work of the Monuments Men in Italy During World War II, Mondays, February 2 – February 23, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., Peoria NEXT Innovation Center

Women in Science, Mondays, January 12 – February 16, 10:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m., Peoria NEXT Innovation Center

For Fall (in alphabetical order)

A Tumultuous Relationship: Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo, Mondays, November 3 – December 8, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., Peoria NEXT Innovation Center

Behind the Scenes at Downton Abbey, Thursdays, October 2 – November 6, 9:30 – 11:45 a.m., Humana Guidance Center

Fate and Love: Alice Munro’s Take on Life, Tuesdays, September 9 – October 14, 10:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m., Humana Guidance Center

iPad for Lifelong Learning, Tuesdays, November 4 – November 25, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., Peoria NEXT Innovation Center

Italian for Fun and Travel, Wednesdays, October 29 – December 10 (Skip November 26), 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Peoria NEXT Innovation Center

Natural Born Thrillers!  What the Words We Use in the Stories We Tell Say About Us, Mondays, October 20 – November 24, 9:30 – 11:00 a.m., Michel Student Center

Portrait Drawing Fundamentals, Thursdays, October 2 – October 23, 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Methodist North

Prairie State Poets, Thursdays, October 2 – November 6, 1:30 – 3:00 p.m., Peoria NEXT Innovation Center

Teddy, Franklin, and Eleanor:  A Look at the Three Roosevelts with Ken Burns (1), Mondays, September 22 through October 27, 10:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m., Peoria NEXT Innovation Center

Teddy, Franklin, and Eleanor:  A Look at the Three Roosevelts with Ken Burns (2), Mondays, September 22 through October 27, 1:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Peoria NEXT Innovation Center

The Book of Psalms and its Music, Mondays, October 6 – November 10, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church

What Money Can’t Buy – The Moral Limits of Markets, Thursdays, September 4 – September 25, 10:00 – 11:45 a.m., Peoria NEXT Innovation Center

Workshop for Life Story Writers, First Thursday of the Month, September 4 – December 4, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., Universalist Unitarian Church

Writing the Stories of Your Life - Part I, Every other Thursday, September 4 – November 13, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., Universalist Unitarian Church