Registration Fee: $25
Time: 5 weeks from 12 noon to 1:15 pm starting Feb. 25
Location: Huron Shores United Church, 25 Main St., Grand Bend
Notes: A mixed bag of topics the we can discuss in our usual open and congenial manner.
Join 5 different moderators with 5 totally different topics that will generate lots of discussion. Over the years many in our group have been very involved in Partners and acquired skills with moderating and presenting. Let Bob, Jim, Nancy, Mike and Molly peek your interest, give you something to think about and dispel those March blahs!
1. Feb. 25, Factfulness – Bob Kennedy
Our world, for all its imperfections, may be in a better state than we think. If we worry about imaginary ideas, we lose focus on things that really do threaten us. This presentation will concentrate on embracing fact and losing our irrational fears.
2. Mar. 4, My Ghost Town – Mike Ash
Early settlers created literally hundreds of small communities that did not survive. Let’s examine the process with a local example – Kastnerville.
3. Mar. 11, A Second Look at Bridges – Jim Southcott
Every bridge has a story. Let’s examine historical and contemporary examples in this follow up to Jim’s popular course from 2011.
4. Mar. 18, The Shakespeare Mystery Redux – Nancy Winters.
The authorship debate does not abate. And Nancy has a theory that she just can’t shake.
5. Mar. 25, Life Choices – Molly Russell
The various restrictions associated with Assisted Dying will be explored as well as the subject itself.