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UPCOMING EVENTS

2nd Annual Beerganza: Thursday, April  20, 4 PM, $10. Southern Brewing Company is one of the younger breweries in Athens, but they have already gained a reputation for some great brews!  Brian Roth, one of the founders, taught an OLLI class on the history of beers.  So a tour of the brewery with Brian is always wonderfully informative.  In addition to the opportunity of sample half a dozen different beers, the OLLI Hospitality Committee will provide light snacks.  This brewery, set back from the highway, also has picnic tables and games to enjoy.  Bring a lawn chair if you like and come hang out for a bit! Register Now

(Newly added) luncheons – Three luncheons have been added to the schedule. May 2, Talmage Terrace: Georgia Museum of Art Director Bill Eiland will talk about Paul Cadmus’ “Playground.” On May 16 at Trumps Catering, Susan Tate, will share remembrances from her career as a probate judge in Athens-Clarke County in her luncheon program, My Life in Law. June 6, Trumps Catering, Trumping at Trumps, Lief Carter and Bob Grafstein. Register Now

Annual Meeting of the MembershipMay 12, 1:00 PM, Tuckston United Methodist Church. Our annual meeting of the membership to elect leadership for the 2017-2018 year followed by a party celebrating the many volunteers that make OLLI@UGA great!

3rd Annual Great Books Film Festival – Join your fellow OLLIs for a free movie hosted by the Great Books Selections class. Films will be shown in May, June, and July.

CONTINUING EVENTS

Spring Travel Study Events – Visit our travel study page to see information about upcoming trips and for the links to register.

Classes with available seats – Wondering what’s still available this spring?

Yellow Dot Program – in the upcoming weeks, you will notice coordinators from the Yellow Dot Program in the lobby of River’s Crossing. They will have information on this free program designed to alert first responders in those first few critical moments that vital medical information is available.

CALLING on OLLIs

OLLI Times Newsletter: All submissions for the April OLLI Times is due by Tuesday, April 11. Please send to Pat McAlexander, editor, patmcalex@gmail.com.

Photo Call: Did you know that OLLI@UGA has a Facebook page? While in class or at an OLLI event, snap a photo, and send it to the OLLI office (olli@uga.edu) or upload it to our Facebook page with the tag #olliuga.  Let’s show the community how we are having the time of our lives with OLLI@UGA.

Volunteer Opportunities: Did you know that OLLI@UGA has both short and long term volunteer opportunities available? Collating new member packets, being a class host, working on or leading a committee, serving in leadership. Contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Sandy Clark (slbclark@bellsouth.net, 706-540-3194) to discuss how your talent, time, and willingness can help continue to drive the mission of OLLI@UGA.