2023-24 Calendar of Programs & Events

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July '23

Photo Club July meeting       
St. Anthony Library in St. Anthony

Event to be held via Zoom.

July 17 hike (no hike July 3)       
Minnehaha Creek

VOLUNTEER CENTER
URVC leadership council meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Book Club I in July       
Event to be held via Zoom.

U of M Day at Target Field       
Target Field

August '23

HIKING
Aug 7 -- no hike       
No details at this time.

PHOTO CLUB
No Photo Club meeting in August       
No details at this time.

Book Club I in August       
Event to be held via Zoom.

August 21 hike       
William O'Brien State Park

Event to be held via Zoom.

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Boarding at Bohemian Flats Park
2150 West River Parkway, Minneapolis
Summer social
Early Eagle discount price of $42
$45/person after June 30

September '23

Leisurely Lake Minnetonka hike       
Lake Minnetonka

Photo Club September meeting       
St. Anthony Branch of the Hennepin County Library

Book Club I in September       
Event to be held via Zoom.

By Zoom, and Carlson classroom, 1-123
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EVENTS
Executive committee meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Via Zoom.
Meredith E. Adams, MD MS
Associate Professor and Chief
Division of Otology and Neurotology
Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
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VOLUNTEER CENTER
URVC leadership council meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Event to be held via Zoom.
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Long Term Care Insurance class       
By Zoom or Hanson Hall 1-105
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Hike around Como Lake       
Como Lakeside Pavilion, 1360 Lexington Parkway N., St. Paul

EVENTS
Board of directors meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Midland Hills Country Club
2001 Fulham Street
Roseville, Minn. 55113
Jill Hasday
Distinguished McKnight University Professor and Centennial Professor of Law
University of Minnesota Law School
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October '23

Minnehaha Falls

James Ford Bell Library, in Elmer L. Andersen Library

Growing up Revell       
Event to be held via Zoom.
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Meet the newest U of M regents       
Via Zoom.
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St. Anthony branch of the Hennepin County Library

SE Main Street and Merriam Street, Minneapolis

EVENTS
Executive committee meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Via Zoom.
Jeff Snegosky
Vice President
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
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Humphrey School of Public Affairs
301 19th Ave. S., Minneapolis 55455

'The Dictionary of Lost Words'       
Event to be held via Zoom.

EVENTS
Board of directors meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Midland Hills Country Club
2001 Fulham Street
Roseville, Minn. 55113
Lisa Von Drasek
Curator, Kerlan Collection of Children's Literature
University of Minnesota Libraries
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The memoirs of Frederick Douglass       
Event to be held via Zoom.

November '23

November 6 hike       
North Oaks

Carlson Classroom 1-123 and on Zoom. Registration required.
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241 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Avenue, St. Paul

St. Anthony branch of the Hennepin County Library

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

EVENTS
Executive committee meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Event to be held via Zoom.
Barbara Frey, Ralph Holzenthal, and Michael Potegal
PDGR grant recipients
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VOLUNTEER CENTER
URVC leadership council meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Santa Fe and Taos

EVENTS
Board of directors meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Midland Hills Country Club
2001 Fulham Street
Roseville, Minn. 55113
Calvin Phillips
Vice President of Student Affairs and Chief Student Affairs Officer
Maggie Towle
Senior Associate Vice President
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December '23

Book Club II to meet December 1       
Event to be held via Zoom.

December 4 hike       
Monument at Summit and Mississippi River Blvd

Solving the mystery of a death       
Event to be held via Zoom.
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PHOTO CLUB
Photo Club December meeting       
No details at this time.
St. Anthony Branch of the Hennepin County Library

Tax update 2023 and 2024       
Carlson Classroom 4-118 & by Zoom
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BOOK CLUB I
Book Club I in December       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

January '24

Photo Club January meeting       
St. Anthony Branch of the Hennepin County Library

EVENTS
Executive committee meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Therapeutic approaches to aging        
Event to be held via Zoom.
Laura Niedernhofer, MD, PhD
Director
U of M Institute on the Biology of Aging and Metabolism
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VOLUNTEER CENTER
URVC leadership council meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Book Club I in January       
Event to be held via Zoom.

EVENTS
Board of directors meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Planning for the (un)expected end       
Event to be held via Zoom.
Pat Miles
Author and former news anchor and journalist
WCCO TV and KARE TV
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Travel both near and far enriches        
Event to be held via Zoom.
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AROHE “Reimagining Retirement” webinars        -
Event to be held via Zoom.
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Midland Hills Country Club
$35 early / $38 after Jan 5
Dane Stauffer and Dan Chouinard
Music, hors d'oeuvres and fellowship
Singing, accordion, piano, fun

February '24

Encore urban hike February 5       
From the Bakken Museum to Lake Harriet, Minneapolis

Are we Cousins?       
Event to be held via Zoom.
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Insect Collection and Natural Resources Library in Hodson Hall

Humphrey School of Public Affairs
301 19th Ave. S., Minneapolis 55455

Photo Club February meeting       
St. Anthony branch of the Hennepin County Library

EVENTS
Executive committee meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Event to be held via Zoom.
Elizabeth Arendt, MD
Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
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Event to be held via Zoom.

EVENTS
Board of directors meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Event to be held via Zoom.
Melissa Hortman
DFL-Brooklyn Park and Speaker
Minnesota House of Representatives
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March '24

Fort Snelling State Park

Bountiful Brazil       
Brazil

Event to be held via Zoom
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Photo Club to meet March 12       
St. Anthony branch of the Hennepin County Library

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

EVENTS
Executive committee meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Event to be held via Zoom.
Paul Schanfield, MD
Neurologist and physician educator
University of Minnesota
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VOLUNTEER CENTER
URVC leadership council meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Event to be held via Zoom.

EVENTS
Board of directors meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Midland Hills Country Club
2001 Fulham Street
Roseville, Minn. 55113
Fred de Sam Lazaro
PBS correspondent and
Founder and Director
The Under-Told Stories Project
University of St. Thomas
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April '24

Lake Nokomis hike       
5001 Lake Nokomis Parkway W

Sunny Portugal       
Portugal

Event to be held via Zoom.
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Photo Club to meet April 9       
St. Anthony branch of the Hennepin County Library

New Orleans, Louisiana

Richardson Nature Center hike       
Richardson Nature Center, 8737 East Bush Lake Road, Bloomington

By Zoom; and McNamara Laukka Conference Room

EVENTS
Executive committee meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Event to be held via Zoom.
Sarah Jerstad, PhD, LP
Clinical Director of Psychological Services
Children's Minnesota

Book Club to meet April 19, 2024       
Event to be held via Zoom.

EVENTS
Board of directors meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

Midland Hills Country Club
2001 Fulham Street
Roseville MN 55113
Daniel Schwarcz, JD
Fredrikson & Byron Professor of Law
University of Minnesota Law School

From South Korea to Germany       
Event to be held via Zoom.

TRAVEL TOURS
Road Scholar: The Splendors of Egypt       
No details at this time.
The Splendors of Egypt

FF Book Club to meet April 26       
Event to be held via Zoom.

May '24

Arboretum hike       
UMN Arboretum, 3675 Arboretum Drive, Chaska

Carlson Classroom TBD & by Zoom

EVENTS
Executive committee meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

LIVING WELL WORKSHOP
Choosing Assisted Living        
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.
Jay Benedict, Outreach and Sales Director at Pillars (Ebenezer)
Janice Brown, Director of Marketing and Sales, Sholom

PHOTO CLUB
Photo Club May Photo shoot       
No details at this time.
St Paul campus
Details and date TBD

FAMILY HISTORY
Family History Group in May       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

BOOK CLUB I
Book Club I in May       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

HIKING
May 20 hike       
No details at this time.

EVENTS
Board of directors meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

FORUM
Wildfires, MN and Climate Change; Annual Meeting       
No details at this time.
Campus Club Fourth Floor
Coffman Memorial Union
Mark Seeley
Professor and Climatologist
UMN

VOLUNTEER CENTER
URVC leadership council meeting       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

BOOK CLUB II
Fourth Friday Book Club in May       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

June '24

HIKING
June 3 hike       
No details at this time.

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

Target Field

HIKING
June 17 hike       
No details at this time.

UMRA Summer Social and Picnic       
Como Lakeside Pavilion
1360 Lexington Parkway North
Saint Paul
COMO LAKESIDE SUMMER SOCIAL
FOOD, FRIENDS AND FUN!

BOOK CLUB I
Book Club I in June       
No details at this time.
Event to be held via Zoom.

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