Senior University

North Coast Rotary presented a morning of learning and fun at its inaugural “Senior University” at Avon Lake High School on Wednesday, November 6, 2019, 9:00 am – 1:30 pm.  Senior residents of Avon, Avon Lake, Sheffield Village and Sheffield Lake attended several classes, enjoyed lunch in the high school cafeteria, and wrapped it up in the ALHS Performing Arts Center with remarks by keynote speaker, Bob DiBiasio, Vice President of Public Relations for the Cleveland Indians. Proceeds fund local scholarships.

See Westlife News coverage of the event here:  Article by Michelle Murphy

Cost $15.00 -Make check payable to:  North Coast Rotary – Pay at Registration


Wednesday, November 6, 2019

9 9:45 Registration in the Commons – Coffee and Donuts

10 10:50 1st Period – Select one Course – Register using the following form

Course #1. Celebration of Stained-Glass Church Windows, David Simmer, Local Historian

Course #2. Interior Landscaping for the Holidays, Petitti Garden Center

Course #3. What Are Your Collectibles Worth?, Ted Forthofer, Moves Made Easier

Course #4. Avon Lake – Then and Now, Sherry Spenzer, Author

Course #5. New Technology for Your Old Photographs, Dodd Camera, Avon

Course #6. 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage Movement, Women in History

Course #7. 21st Century Classrooms, ALHS Technology Department

11 11:45 2nd Period – Select one Course – Register using the following form

Course #8. 100 Congregations / 100 Years Old, David Simmer, Local Historian

Course #9. Avoiding Scams This Holiday Season, Reed Reikowski, AL Police Department

Course #10. Downsizing Made Simple, Ted Forthofer, Moves Made Easier

Course #11. The Drawings of Michelangelo, Sean Crum, Art Professor

Course #12. History Underground – AL Cemeteries, Sherry Spenzer, Author

Course #13. Easy Entertaining with Five Ingredients or Less, LCCC Culinary Arts Dept.

Course #14. Fit & Fabulous Chair Exercises, Pete Sandrev of Powerhouse Gym, Avon

11:45 12:30 Lunch provided in the high school cafeteria (Jazz Band performs)

12:30 1:30 Keynote Speaker in Performing Arts Center