2022-23 Calendar of Programs & Events

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July '22

Photo Club to meet IN PERSON       
Hennepin County Saint Anthony Branch Library

Book Club I to meet July 15       
Event to be held via Zoom.

July 18 Hike       
Longfellow Grill, 2990 W River Pkwy, Minneapolis, MN 55406

Event will be held via Zoom.

August '22

August 1 Hike is cancelled       
Lake Nokomis, 5001 West Lake Nokomis Parkway, Minneapolis

UMRA Summer Social       
Como Lakeside Pavilion
1360 Lexington Parkway North
St. Paul MN 55103
Summer social

August 15 Hike       
Hyland Lake Park Reserve, 10145 East Bush Lake Road, Bloomington

Book Club I to meet August 19       
Event to be held via Zoom

Meeting to be held via Zoom.

September '22

UMRA Autumn Riverboat Cruise       
Harriet Island Regional Park
UMRA Social event

Photo Club to meet in person       
St. Anthony Library in St. Anthony

Book Club I to meet September 16       
Event to be held via Zoom.

Hidden Falls hike       
Hidden Falls Regional Park, Magoffin Avenue

Event to be held via Zoom.

Event to be held via Zoom.
Members of UMRA interest groups, including the Hiking Club, will speak.
Event Recording:

Event to be held via Zoom.

New Americans in Minnesota       
Campus Club West Wing Dining Room Coffman Memorial Union
Jane Graupman
Executive Director
International Institute of Minnesota
Event media:

Travel to South Korea and Japan        
Event to be held via Zoom.
Event Recording:

October '22

October 3 hike       
9 Red Forest Lane, North Oaks

Hennepin County Library, St. Anthony branch

October 17 hike       
Nine Mile Creek, 10320 Morgan Ave S, Bloomington

Event to be held via Zoom.
Representatives of Health Partners and the U of M Office of Human Resources
Event Recording:
Event media:

Discovering ancestral homelands       
Event to be held via Zoom.
Event Recording:

Book Club I to meet October 21       
Event to be held via Zoom.

Campus Club West Wing Dining Room, Coffman Memorial Union
Jessica Hellmann, Ph.D.
Executive Director
U of M Institute on the Environment
Event media:

Meeting to be held via Zoom.

November '22

Minnehaha Creek hike       
Minnehaha Creek, Lynhurst Park, 50th and Minnehaha Parkway

Estate Planning       
Event to be held via Zoom.

Hennepin County Library, St. Anthony branch

Neuroplasticity in aging       
Event to be held via Zoom.
Janet M. Dubinsky, Ph.D.
Professor of neuroscience
U of M Department of Neuroscience
Event Recording:
Event media:

Coffman Union Theater

Campus Club Fourth Floor
Coffman Memorial Union
Kathryn Pearson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
U of M Department of Political Science
Event Recording:
Event media:

Book Club I to meet November 18       
Event to be held via Zoom.

December '22

Meeting to be held via Zoom.

Como Lakeside hike       
Como Lakeside Pavilion, 1360 Lexington Parkway N., St. Paul

Event to be held via Zoom.
Event Recording:

December Photo Club theme is BRIDGES       
St. Anthony Library, New Brighton

This will be a hybrid meeting.

January '23

No hike on Jan 2       
 

St. Anthony Branch of the Hennepin County Library

Re-discover University Libraries       
Event to be held via Zoom.
Carissa Tomlinson and Julie Kelly
University of Minnesota Libraries
Event Recording:
Event media:

Meeting will be held via Zoom.

Event to be held via Zoom.
Nathan Hopkins
Legislative analyst
Minnesota House of Representatives
Event Recording:
Event media:

Event to be held via Zoom.
Event Recording:

Event to be held via Zoom.

February '23

Minneapolis Chain of Lakes

Bell Museum of Natural History
2088 Larpenteur Avenue West
Saint Paul Campus

Event to be held via Zoom.
Jakub Tolar, MD, PhD
Dean of the Medical School and vice president of Clinical Affairs
University of Minnesota
Event Recording:

February Photo Club       
St. Anthony Branch of the Hennepin County Library

Event to be held via Zoom.
Event Recording:

Book Club I to meet February 17       
Event to be held via Zoom.

Bone health and aging       
Event to be held via Zoom.
Julie A. Switzer, MD
Medical director of geriatric orthopedics
TRIA Healthy Aging
Event Recording:
Event media:

Event to be held via Zoom.

Event to be held via Zoom.
Steve Simon
Minnesota Secretary of State
Event Recording:

March '23

Lake of the Isles Parkway and 28th Street

Phillips-Wangensteen Building
516 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis 55455

St. Anthony branch of the Hennepin County Library

Event to be held via Zoom.

Event to be held via Zoom.
Marti DeLiema
Assistant Professor
U of M School of Social Work
Event Recording:

Midland Hills Country Club
2001 Fulham Street
Roseville, Minn. 55113
Julie Tonneson
VP and Budget Director
University of Minnesota
Event media:

April '23

Take a hike—or two!       
Lake of the Isles and Bde Maka Ska

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Mini Medical School: Aging and Health        -
By Zoom

April Photo Club       
St. Anthony Branch of the Hennepin County Library

Telling the stories of the living        
Event to be held via Zoom.
Event Recording:

Minnehaha Falls hike       
Summit Avenue and Mississippi River Boulevard

Event to be held via Zoom.
Keri Risic
Executive Director of Admissions
University of Minnesota Twin Cities

April Book Club I       
Meeting will be held via Zoom.

Midland Hills Country Club
2001 Fulham Street
Roseville MN 55113
Scott Gillespie
Editorial page editor
Star Tribune

Event to be held via Zoom.
Event Recording:

Meeting will be held via Zoom.

May '23

Hike Moir Park in Bloomington       
Moir Park in Bloomington

Hidden Falls Regional Park in St. Paul

Event to be held via Zoom.
Erica Schorr, PhD, RN
Associate Professor, School of Nursing
University of Minnesota

Photo Club May Photo Shoot       
Franconia Sculpture Park

Family Stories: Open Discussion       
Event to be held via Zoom.
Event Recording:

Meeting will be held via Zoom.

Campus Club, Fourth Floor, Coffman Memorial Union
Mark Coyle
Director of Athletics
University of Minnesota

June '23

June 5 Hike       
Mississippi River

PHOTO CLUB
June Photo Club       
No details at this time.
St. Anthony Branch of the Hennepin County Library

BOOK CLUB I
June Book Club I       
No details at this time.

June 19 hike       
Lebanon Hills

BOOK CLUB II
June Book Club II       
No details at this time.

Age-Friendly University Day       
McNamara Alumni Center
Twin Cities campus in Minneapolis

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UMRA Summer Social and Picnic        -
Como Lakeside Pavilion
1360 Lexington Parkway North in Saint Paul
Como Lakeside Summer Social
Food, friends and fun!