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Foxdale Village

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500 E. Marylyn Ave.
State College, PA 16801 United States

Park in front of the building or on the upper parking deck on Marylyn Ave. Parking can be tight at this venue, so please allow ample time to park and walk to class.

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February 2020
$15.00

0401FX Mount Vernon and the Nation: From the Revolution through the Civil War

February 24 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Before the American Revolution, George Washington worked to transform his ordinary tobacco plantation into a more diverse, self-sufficient enterprise. After returning home from the War for Independence, he passionately tried to transform Mount Vernon into the nation's most innovative, advanced farming operation; one that would inspire Americans to practice the civic virtues (industry, honesty, productivity, etc.) deemed essential for the young republic's very survival. Meanwhile, Americans themselves began transforming the site into the nation's most hallowed ground.

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March 2020
$35.00

0406FX Cairo: The City Victorious

March 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Cairo, a world-famous metropolis, largest city in Africa as well as the Middle East, cultural heart of the Arab world, and the capital of Egypt, is worth an OLLI course. We will examine its past, present, and future, with lots of pictures and lively discussions. Course dates are March 2, 9, and 16.

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$15.00

1003FX Pennsylvania State Parks: Then and Now

March 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Nick will deal with the history of PA State Parks from their inception in 1893 to present day. Currently 121 parks of over 284,000 acres serve over thirty-six million visitors per year, making it one of the largest state park systems in the country. The importance in recreational opportunities, economic benefit, and preservation of natural and historic features will be discussed.

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$35.00

0406FX Cairo: The City Victorious

March 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Cairo, a world-famous metropolis, largest city in Africa as well as the Middle East, cultural heart of the Arab world, and the capital of Egypt, is worth an OLLI course. We will examine its past, present, and future, with lots of pictures and lively discussions. Course dates are March 2, 9, and 16.

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$35.00

0406FX Cairo: The City Victorious

March 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Cairo, a world-famous metropolis, largest city in Africa as well as the Middle East, cultural heart of the Arab world, and the capital of Egypt, is worth an OLLI course. We will examine its past, present, and future, with lots of pictures and lively discussions. Course dates are March 2, 9, and 16.

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$15.00

0106FX The “Sweet” Bands or The Flip Side of the Big Band Era

March 19 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

The Big Band Era continues to be enjoyed today. Benny Goodman, Harry James, and Glenn Miller were tops, creating hits, sell-out venues, and dominating the juke boxes. At the same time competing Big Bands, whose arrangements and style differed, the Sweet Bands, such as Guy Lombardo, Sammy Kaye, and Kay Kyser, recorded hits and were popular in their own markets. The field was further complicated by original Big Bands, creating hits playing sweet music, like Tommy Dorsey. Bernard will examine…

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April 2020
$15.00

1011FX Stormwater for Homeowners

April 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Al will describe the basics of hydrology, soils, and stormwater runoff as they pertains to small lots in towns, cities, and HOAs. He will review the Pennsylvania state stormwater expectations and provide suggestions about what not to do and what to do with local stormwater, including how to avoid wet basement, how to dispose of roof runoff, and other practical topics.

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$35.00

0703FX The Power of Picture Books for Children

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Sara and Steven will explore the power and delight of picture books for children. A field trip to Penn State University is included. Course dates are April 6, 13, 20 and 27.

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$35.00

0703FX The Power of Picture Books for Children

April 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Sara and Steven will explore the power and delight of picture books for children. A field trip to Penn State University is included. Course dates are April 6, 13, 20 and 27.

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$35.00

0703FX The Power of Picture Books for Children

April 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Sara and Steven will explore the power and delight of picture books for children. A field trip to Penn State University is included. Course dates are April 6, 13, 20 and 27.

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0309FX What are the Potential Health Risks of Plastics?

April 24 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

An endocrine-disrupting compound, Bisphenol A, is used to harden plastic items such as baby bottles and soft drink bottles. Thus, it is present in almost everyone. It has been shown in animal studies to disrupt the endocrine system, especially in infants. How it can be avoided and discarded needs to be discussed.

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0703FX The Power of Picture Books for Children

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Sara and Steven will explore the power and delight of picture books for children. A field trip to Penn State University is included. Course dates are April 6, 13, 20 and 27.

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0114FX Dance Dance Dance: An Evolution of Dance Through the Ages

April 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Come dance your way through 100 plus years of dance evolution. We’ll walk through grand marches, step into court dances and country dances, waltz our way through the European influences on American dance, then Charleston, Jitterbug, Swing, Watusi, and Hustle our way into the line dances of today.

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