Living at Edenwald has numerous advantages that go beyond exceptional services and amenities. The array of events, programs and activities provide an opportunity for residents to continue to grow through an active lifestyle, lectures and unique opportunities.
Among these opportunities is the lifelong learning focus that includes not only interesting and educational speakers who come onsite, but offsite as well. With our location adjacent to Goucher College, adult learners can conveniently participate in Goucher College’s Sage Academy of Lifelong Learning. Through this program, adult learners join with students as they explore stimulating topics and share experiences just for the fun of it.
Discover Goucher College’s Sage Academy of Lifelong Learning.
Monday, January 27th
CCBC: Presidential Blunders: From George Washington to George Bush
Discover some of the most notable blunders presidents have made throughout U.S. history. Explore and analyze the events at the time, descriptions of the blunders, the reasons for the President’s decisions and the effects these had on the U.S. Events include the Whiskey Rebellion, Embargo Act, Bay of Pigs, Watergate, Iraq War and others. This course will be instructed by George William (Bill) Krause.
Bill Krause, B.S., M.S., M.B.A. and M.T., (ASCP) and has over 25 years of experience in academic, clinical, laboratory and industrial education and has co-authored several scientific papers. Mr. Krause has been teaching at CCBC for several years with special interest in history, politics, and crime-based theme entertainment.
This four-week class will be held in the Private Dining Room located on the 2nd floor. Class will begin on Friday, January 17 at 10:30 am until 12:00 pm. Classes are limited to 25. The total cost of this class is $25. The deadline to cancel is Thursday, January 3. If you are interested, please sign up in the registration book.
Music Masters: Great Symphonic and Operatic Music
Become familiar with the expressive content and formal designs in music by such composers as Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven, Schubert, Tchaikovsky, Schumann, Dvorak, Verdi, Wagner, Puccini, and many others. Gain insights into what constitutes an important (or less important) work of art in music. Through audio and visual presentations in class, you will experience symphony, tone poem, opera, chamber music, concerto, and choral pieces. Your questions and comments will be encouraged, so come join us with instructor Dieter Schodde.
Mr. Schodde is an accomplished musician, who has been a member of the symphony in Arizona, and he has recently moved to Maryland. CCBC is fortunate to have Mr. Schodde as a music instructor.
This 10-week class will be held in the Auditorium. Class will begin on Wednesday, January 15 at 10:30 am until 12:00 pm. Classes are limited to 25. The total cost of this class is $25. The deadline to cancel is Thursday, January 3. If you are interested, please sign up in the registration book.
Social Media Primer
Are you curious about social media? Learn about Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Pinterest and Goodreads and the differences between them. Familiarity with keyboard, mouse and computers required.