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The 2021 Fall Semester of lectures, concerts, and courses will be live, in-person presentations in Asbury auditoriums with possible seating and mask restrictions. Should continuing COVID concerns force us to alter plans, changes will be posted around campus, on, and AVTV.

Most of the evening sessions will be recorded but will NOT be broadcast live on AVTV. Visit the Keese School's website, for current and past catalogs, and access to previous recorded presentations.

The registration deadline has passed.
You can still attend a lecture or performance by paying the late-registration fee at the door, $2 for a lecture, $9 for a music event.
If the printed catalog event is replaced with another, the registration fee at the door is $1 for a lecture, and $8 for a music event.
Please bring small bills to the registration table.
If you view a recorded event for which you have not paid, we ask you to send the late-registration fee to Linda Pickle, Treasurer, Courtyard 353
We look forward to seeing you at our Fall 2021 lectures, concerts, and courses.

Changes in Keese School activites will be updated in emails, postings on AVTV, bulletin boards, and

Please donate to the Keese School Education Fund


#102 New York World Trade Center on 9/11, Alice Wong and Averill Farrelly
Thursday, September 16 , 7:30 p.m. Parker Hall

#103 NEW: The Demise of the Dinosaurs; When, Where, How and a Lot More, George Stosur
Monday, September 20, 7:30 p.m. Hefner Auditorium

#104 From Slavery to Freedom: The African Experience in Montgomery County, Shirl Spicer
Thursday September 23, 7:30 p.m. Parker Hall

#105 Ittoen: A Buddhist Response to Capitalism, Winston Davis
Monday, September 27, 7:30 p.m. Hefner Auditorium

#106 Glen Echo Park and Its Carousel, Kevin Patti
Thursday, September 30, 7:30 p.m. Parker Hall


#150 Why Obey? An Introduction to Political Philosophy and the Ethics of Public Policy, Irving Spitzberg
Five classes Mondays, 2-3:30 p.m. in Parker Hall, and five follow-up discussion groups Wednesdays 7:00-8:00 p.m. on ZOOM
October 4 & 6, 11 & 13, 18 & 20, 25 & 27, November 1 & 3
Topic Change from catalog listing - Week 3 Focusing on Military and Civilian Leadership Standing Up to Trump

#151 Socrates, Stoicism, and the Philosophical Way of Life, Winston Davis, Instructor
Twelve consecutive Fridays, 10-12 a.m. Wallace Community Room
September 17 to December 3

#152 Understanding the New Testament, John Locke, Facilitator
Twelve consecutive Tuesdays, 10-11:30 Diamond Lifestyles Room
September 14 to November 30

#153 Writing Our Memoirs, Murray Schulman
Tuesdays, 2:00-3:30 p.m. Hefner Arts and Crafts Room
3rd Tuesday of each month: September 21, 2021, to January 18, 2022

#154 Stress Management Self-Care Strategies, Virginia Thorndike
Five Mondays, 10:00-11:30 a.m. Parker Hall
October 4, 11, 18, 25, and November 1

#155 Great Decisions, Patsy Brill and David Winfield, Coordinators
Four Tuesdays 2:00 to 3:30 p.m., Park View Club Room
Oct. 5 - The Korean Peninsula – Joon Kim, Speaker
Oct. 26 - Struggle over the melting Arctic – George Stosur, Speaker
Nov. 16 - Persian Gulf: Saudi Arabia vs Iran Rivalry – David Winfield, Speaker
Dec. 7 - Brexit and the European Union – Brenda Rosa, Speaker

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