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OLLI CEE Groups

OLLI Connect Explore Expand (CEE) Groups are intended to offer a smaller and more hands-on-experience than traditional OLLI classes. The size and nature of the groups will vary depending on the preferences of the members. They will be lead and maintained by OLLI members. 

Thank you to our OLLI CEE Group Committee members: Doug Burroughs, Beth Gottlieb, Gerry Holzman, Gail Martin, Viv Pocek and Mary Raffety!

Further information regarding the OLLI CEE Groups can be found in the CEE Flyer and to sign up and participate, please email oshervu@vanderbilt.edu   with the specified group you are interested in! The CEE group leader will contact those members interested in participating.


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Great Decisions - Foreign Policy Discussion Group

Mondays, March 17th - May 5th held at The Heritage at BrentwoodLead by: Ben Adams, OLLI member

Wednesdays, March 19th - May 7th held at The Cathedral of the Incarnation  Lead by: Ken Penegar, OLLI Member

This Special Class Offering is an eight week course and group discussion following the Foreign Policy 8 chapter book.  Register and Pay Online for either of these class dates and to purchase a copy of the book.


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"Brazil!" Core Class Discussion Group - This group will be led by Gail Martin and will be held immediately following the “Brazil!” class Wednesdays at 10:45am in the Commons cafeteria upper level.

"Theories of a Good Life" Core Class Discussion Group - This group will be led by Gail Martin and will be held immediately following the “Theories of a Good Life” class Thursdays at 10:45am in the Commons cafeteria upper level.

OLLI Restaurant Review - This group will be led by Viv Pocek and Mary Raffety. The group will be eating at restaurants and reviewing them for other OLLI members based on criteria that the group creates. Two meeting times will be provided: Tuesdays at 1pm or Thursdays at 1pm. Be on the lookout for a survey during the first week of classes!

Walking & TalkingThe first Walking/Talking group will be Tuesday, April 1 at 4:00 PM. Meet at the bottom of the stone steps at the front of Percy Warner Park.  Wear comfortable walking shoes and if it's warm, bring water.  There will be different levels of walking groups so everyone is encouraged to come on out!  Any questions, e mail, Beth Gottlieb, percbeth1@aol.com.  Times and meeting places for this group are subject to change due to members needs. 

Hiking & Nature - This group will be led by Doug Burroughs and will be focused on the nature aspect of hiking, like bird watching. The next Hiking & Nature Walk will be atBells Bend Outdoor Center (4187 Old Hickory Blvd., Nashville, TN 3721) on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Meet at the Target Parking Lot on Whitebridge Road at 2 PM to convoy / carpool to the parkor meet us at the Outdoor Center at 2:30 PM. We will walk some of the trails at the park for 1 to 1.5 hours. The Wednesday weather forecast is sunny with a high of 62 degrees http://www.nashville.gov/Parks-and-Recreation/Nature-Centers-and-Natural-Areas/Bells-Bend-Outdoor-Center.aspx

iPad & iPhone Essentials - This group will be led by Gerry Holzman. He will be utilizing Lynda.com to lead a course on the basics of iPads and iPhones. This group has a $12 fee for using Lynda.com and includes access to all online tutorials for the course.  Payment instructions will be emailed to you.  This group will be held on Fridays from 1:30-3:30pm at the OLLI Office 2007 Terrace Place, March 21- April 24.  This group is limited to 8!



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