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OLLI Spring 2023 Catalog
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Cover: Lester Boronda  
Departure of the Wedding Party

Carmel Art Association 

 

(Dawn of Modernism) Armory Show of 1913 | In Person
Wednesdays, Mar. 29; Apr. 5 *1:00 - 3:00pm* (2 sessions)

(Seventeeth Century) Birth of the Modern Mind | In Person
Mondays, Apr. 10, 17, 24; May 1 *3:30 - 5:00pm* (4 sessions)

Black Death: Mother of All Pandemics | In Person (Closed)
Tuesdays, Mar. 7, 14, 21 *3:00 - 5:00pm* (3 sessions)

Bonapartes in America | Livestream Zoom
Mondays, Mar. 20, 27; Apr. 3 *1:00 - 2:30pm* (3 sessions)

Brit Bennett Fiction with Dr. Renee Curry | Livestream Zoom
Fridays, Feb. 3, 10, 17, 24; Mar. 3, 10 *10:00 am - noon* (6 sessions)

C.S. Lewis: Surprised by Joy | In Person (Closed)
Tuesdays, May 2, 9, 16 *3:00 - 5:00pm* (3 sessions)

Cardmaking | In Person [Small Group 25] (Closed)
Monday, May 15 *10:00 - 1:00pm* (1 session)

Charles Ponzi | Gentrain MPC
Wednesday, Apr. 5 *1:30 – 2:30 p.m.* (1 session)

Collecting Ourselves | Locations Vary (Closed)
Wednesdays, Mar. 15, 22, 29 *10:00am - noon* (3 sessions)

Conversations with Artists | Livestream Zoom + Recorded
Thursdays, Feb. 9, 16, 23 *10:00am - 11:30am* (3 sessions)

Covering Dylan | In Person
Tuesdays, Apr. 11, 18, 25 *10:00am - noon* (3 sessions)

Daughters of Smoke and Fire | In Person (Closed)
Wednesday, Mar. 29 *3:30 - 5:00pm* (1 session)

Economics with David R. Henderson | In Person *DATE CHANGE: May 10 & 17*
Please note new dates: Wednesdays, May 10, 17 *1:00 - 2:30pm* (2 sessions)

Elkhorn Slough Safari | Moss Landing [Friday, Feb. 3; 2:30pm] (Closed)
New Date: Friday, Feb. 3 *2:30 - 4:30pm* (1 session)

Equine Healing | EHC (Group A *10:00 - 11:30am*) [Small Group 15] (Closed)
Monday, May 1 *10:00 - 11:30am* (1 session)

Equine Healing | EHC (Group B *1:00 - 2:30pm*) [Small Group 15] (Closed)
Monday, May 1 *1:00 - 2:30pm* (1 session)

Evolution of Blues – Part III | In-Person (Closed)
Tuesdays, Feb. 7, 14, 21, 28 *10:00am - noon* (4 sessions)

Expedition Isla del Coco: Reef Fish Behavior | In Person
Wednesday, Apr. 19 *3:30 - 5:00pm* (1 session)

Exploring Goldberg Variations | Livestream Zoom + Recorded
Thursday, May 18 *10:00 - 11:30am* (1 session)

Extremism in Film | In Person (Closed)
Tuesdays, Apr. 4, 11, 18, 25 *2:00 - 5:00pm* (4 sessions)

Films of Jim Jarmusch | Livestream Zoom
Thursdays, Apr. 6, 13, 20, 27 *3:00 - 4:30pm* (4 sessions)

Films of Mike Leigh | In Person
Tuesdays, Feb. 7, 14, 21, 28 *1:00 - 4:30pm* (4 sessions)

From Photon to Fork: Ocean Biology from Space | In Person
Tuesday, Apr. 4 *10:00 - 11:30am* (1 session)

Garden History of Monterey | Ryan Ranch + Offsite (Closed)
Dates: Thursdays, Apr. 20, 27 *10:00am - noon* (2 sessions)

Global Jihad: A Brief History | In Person
Thursday, Apr. 13 *1:00 - 2:30pm* (1 session)

Great Decisions Discussion Group | Livestream Zoom
Tuesdays, Feb. 7, 21, 28; Mar. 7, 14, 21, 28; Apr. 4 *3:30 - 5:30pm* (8 sessions)

Hearing the Lives of Oceanic Giants | In Person (Closed)
Tuesday, Mar. 28 *1:00 - 2:30pm* (1 session)

Here's... Johnny! | Livestream Zoom
Thursdays, Mar. 16, 23, 30 *10:00 - 11:30am* (3 sessions)

History of Animation | Livestream Zoom
Wednesdays, Feb. 1, 8, 15, 22 *4:00 - 5:30pm* (4 sessions)

Homage to Ukraine | Livestream Zoom
Tuesdays/Thursdays, Mar. 2, 7, 9, 14 *10:00am - noon* (4 sessions)

Human Microbiome | Livestream Zoom + Recorded
Mondays, Mar. 6, 13 *1:00 - 3:00pm* (2 sessions)

International Crime Fiction: Japan | Livestream Zoom
Thursdays, Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23 *1:00 - 2:30pm* (4 sessions)

Interview with Elmarie Dyke – A Staged Reading | Gentrain MPC
Wednesday, Mar. 1 *1:30 – 2:30 p.m.* (1 session)

Landscape Architecture | Livestream Zoom
Wednesdays, Mar. 1, 8, 15, 22 *1:00 - 3:00pm* (4 sessions)

Maritime Chronicles | In Person
Tuesdays, Mar. 21, 28 *10:00am - noon* (2 sessions)

Masters in Glass: Tiffany and La Farge | Livestream Zoom
Wednesday, Feb. 15 *1:00 - 2:30pm* (1 session)

Meetings with Even More Masterpieces | Livestream Zoom + Recorded
Tuesdays, May 16, 23, 30 *10:00 - 11:30am* (3 sessions)

Motown: Sound of Young America (Part 2) | Livestream Zoom
Mondays, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27; Mar. 6, 13 *10:00am - noon* (6 sessions)

Ocean in a Drop: Genomic Methods | Livestream Zoom + Recorded
Wednesday, Apr. 12 *1:00 - 2:30pm* (1 session)

OLLI Glee Club | Zoom + In Person
Fridays, Feb. 10; Mar. 10; Apr. 14; May 12 *2:00 - 3:30pm* (4 sessions)

Peter Watts' "Blindsight" | In Person
Wednesdays, Apr. 5, 12, 19, 26 *10:00am - noon* (4 sessions)

Plein Air Writing Practice | Offsite *DATE CHANGE: Jun 14 to replace Feb. 8*
Please note revised dates: Wednesdays, Mar. 8; Apr. 12; May 10; Jun 14 *10:00am - noon* (4 sessions)

Poetry and Art | In Person
Thursdays, Apr. 6, 13 *10:00am - noon* (2 sessions)

Railroad Museum Tour | MSVRR, Salinas [Small Group 25] (Closed)
Wednesday, Apr. 19 *11:00am - 1:00pm* (1 session)

Religion and America's Founders | Livestream Zoom + Recorded
Thursdays, Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23 *3:30 - 5:00pm* (4 sessions)

Russian Revolution | Livestream Zoom + Recorded
Mondays, Feb. 20, 27; Mar. 6, 13 *3:30 - 5:00pm* (4 sessions)

Samuel Barber | In Person
Wednesdays, Apr. 19, 26; May 3 *1:00 - 3:00pm* (3 sessions)

Sea of Cortez and the Western Flyer | Livestream Zoom + Field (Closed)
Wednesdays, Feb. 1, 8, 22; Mar. 1, 8 *10:00 am - noon* (5 sessions + optional field trip)

Seeing from the Heart: Singular Vision of Martha Casanave | Ryan Ranch + CPA
Thursdays, May 18, 25 *1:00 - 3:00pm* (2 sessions)

Shakespeare's "Cymbeline" | In-Person
Thursdays, Feb. 9, 16, 23 *1:00 - 3:30pm* (3 sessions)

Tackling Tough Ones: Gerald Murnane | In Person
Fridays, Mar. 31; Apr. 7, 14, 21, 28; May 5 *10:30am - 12:30pm* (6 sessions)

Taking Sides with Dr. Bell | Livestream Zoom
Mondays, Feb. 6, 13 *4:00 - 5:30pm* (2 sessions)

Visualizing Science | Gentrain MPC
Wednesday, Feb. 1 *1:30 – 2:30 p.m.* (1 session)

Western Flyer: Literary History Heads Back to Sea | Gentrain MPC
Wednesday, May 3 *1:30 – 2:30 p.m.* (1 session)

Women Remaking America | In Person
Fridays, Mar. 17, 24, 31 *1:00 - 3:00pm* (3 sessions)

Write the Morning Away | In-Person (Closed)
Saturdays, Feb. 18; Mar. 18; Apr. 15; May 20 *9:30am - 12:30pm* (4 sessions)

Write Your Voice Open | In Person
Monday, Apr. 3 *9:30am - 12:30pm* (1 session)

[Past Event] Elkhorn Slough Safari | Moss Landing | Thursday, Feb. 2, 1:00pm
Thursday, Feb. 2 *1:00 - 2:00pm* (1 session)