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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Classes & Events

Page address: https://www.mnsu.edu/lifelonglearners/calendar.html

SEPTEMBER

September 8, 2-4 p.m.—Betsy Tacy-Maud Hart Lovelace and Her Illustrators

See Special Events for details

September 12, 2-4 p.m.—Invitation to World Literature:  Popul Vuh; Candide; Things Fall Apart

DVD Instructor: Prof. David Damrosch—Comparative Lit., Harvard Univ.
Sponsor: Catherine McCartney
Location: Willow Brook Senior Cooperative, 700 Agency Trail, Mankato

September 20, 6-7:30 p.m.—Come for the Samples, Stay for the Story

Presenter: Kristi Shuck—Owner
Sponsor: Tricia Nienow
Location: WYSIWYG, 527 S. Front St., Mankato

September 26, 2-4 p.m.—Invitation to World Literature:  One Hundred Years of Solitude; The God of Small Things; The 1001 Nights

DVD Instructor: Prof. David Damrosch—Comparative Lit., Harvard Univ.
Sponsor: Catherine McCartney
Location: Willow Brook Senior Cooperative, 700 Agency Trail, Mankato

September 27 & 28 — Nobel Conference 52: In Search of Economic Balance

See Special Events for details

OCTOBER

 October 3, 1-3 p.m. — Italy: A Personal and Professional Sojourn

Presenter: Prof. Christine Imbra—Center for Doctoral Studies, St. Cloud St. Univ.
Sponsor: Catherine McCartney
Location: Willow Brook Senior Cooperative, 700 Agency Trail, Mankato

October 6, 2-4 p.m. — Alexander Hamilton: Revolutionary Broadway Pop Star

Presenter: Dr. Allen Wortman— Retired MSU,M Prof. of Music; director of 50 musicals
Sponsor: Carlienne Frisch
Location: Snell Motors Community Room, 1900 Madison Ave. (NE corner Madison and MN 22)

October 10, 2-4 p.m. — Museum Masterpieces: The Louvre

DVD Presenter: Dr. Richard R. Brettell— Prof. of Art and Aesthetics, U. of Texas
Sponsor: Carlienne Frisch
Location: Primrose Retirement Community, 2nd Floor Community Room, 1360 Adams Street Limit 30

October 14, 2-4 p.m. — Great Decisions:  The Koreas

Speaker: Hangtae Cho
Location: Children’s Museum, 224 Lamm Street

October 17, 2-4 p.m. — Museum Masterpieces: The Louvre

DVD Presenter: Dr. Richard R. Brettell— Prof. of Art and Aesthetics, U. of Texas
Sponsor: Carlienne Frisch
Location: Primrose Retirement Community, 2nd Floor Community Room, 1360 Adams Street Limit 30

October 24, 2-4 p.m. — Museum Masterpieces: The Louvre

DVD Presenter: Dr. Richard R. Brettell— Prof. of Art and Aesthetics, U. of Texas
Sponsor: Carlienne Frisch
Location: Primrose Retirement Community, 2nd Floor Community Room, 1360 Adams Street Limit 30

October 27, 3-5 p.m. — Reverse Mortgages: Pros and Cons

Presenters: Debbie Bauleke— Senior Outreach Specialist, Senior Linkage Line, and
Michelle Style, Lutheran Social Services
Sponsor: Carlienne Frisch
Location: Snell Motors Community Room, 1900 Madison Ave.(NE corner Madison and MN 22)

October 28, 2-4 p.m. — Volunteering with the Mankato Area Public Schools

Presenter: Alison Troldahl—Family & Comm. Engagement Coord., MAPS
Sponsor: Catherine McCartney
Location: Lincoln School Conference Room 157, 110 Fulton Street                      Limit 20

October 31, 2-4 p.m. — Museum Masterpieces: The Louvre

DVD Presenter: Dr. Richard R. Brettell— Prof. of Art and Aesthetics, U. of Texas
Sponsor: Carlienne Frisch
Location: Primrose Retirement Community, 2nd Floor Community Room, 1360 Adams Street Limit 30

NOVEMBER

November 1, 2-4 p.m. — Your County Attorney at Work

Presenter: Pat McDermott, JD—Blue Earth County Attorney
Sponsor: Sue Howard
Location: Blue Earth County Justice Center., 401 Carver Rd., Mankato - Court Room/Jury Room

November 9, 2-4 p.m. — Great Decisions:  Middle East

Speaker: Abdalla Battah
Location: Children’s Museum, 224 Lamm Street

November 10, 2-4 p.m. — The Ecology of Shark Attacks

Presenter: Dr. Joel Carlin— Assoc. Prof, Biology/Environmental Studies
Sponsor: Al Berner
Location: Children’s Museum, 224 Lamm Street

November 15, 2-4 p.m. — Applying Social Work Practices to Meet Rural Behavioral Health Challenges

Presenter: Dr. Paul Force-Emery Mackie—Prof. of Social Work and Univ. Assessment Coord. MSU,M
Sponsor: Sue Howard
Location: Children’s Museum, 224 Lamm Street

November 17, 1-3 p.m. — A Wildlife Safari Right in Our Backyard

Presenter: Sherry Schaumburg—Museum Curator
Sponsor: Tim Sutton
Location: 54267-207th Military Rd (Co. Rd. 117), Mankato                 Limit 20

November 21, 6-8 p.m. — Acupuncture 101 & History of Massage and Lomilomi

Presenters: Stephanie Hylla, Acupuncturist; Olivia Hagman, Massage Therapist
Sponsor: Sue Howard
Location: Snell Motors Community Room, 1900 Madison Ave.(NE corner Madison and MN 22)

JANUARY

January 7 — Tom Hanson Presents...  watch for details coming soon!

 

 

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