Come on out for a nostalgic trip through 150 years of Baseball history with author, educator and lifelong baseball fan, Jim Halloran. A sport known for uniting people across the nation, Baseball and America is a celebration of triumphs and hardships baseball and America have faced together.
Although it’s been half a century since Beatlemania was born, generation after generation of fans continue to keep the Beatles on the top of nearly every musical poll. But how, in just a few years, did four musically untrained teenagers evolve into the most famous rock n’ roll group of all time? Recall the magic and mystery behind the Beatles’ fame and lasting influence on music, fashion, film, youth and the world.
The Enrichment Academy Speaker Series – Ike and Mamie Eisenhower: Presidents and Their First Ladies
presented by William & Sue Wills
Performing unique interpretations of Presidential couples, William and Sue Wills present the personal side of 34th President Ike and First Lady Mamie Eisenhower. This dramatically read performance humanizes the names in our history books, illustrating the strengths, weaknesses, triumphs and failures of our First Couples. The Wills have performed for over a decade at the nation’s Presidential sites, recreating historical characters, capturing the personality and experiences of presidents and their first ladies.
The Enrichment Academy Speaker Series – Keep Your Brain Fit and Memory Sharp
presented by Dr. Linda Sasser
Join memory expert Dr. Linda Sasser for an educational and entertaining presentation on how memory works and age-related brain changes. Dr. Sasser has been studying and presenting on the issues impacting brain and memory health for more than three decades. You will learn about lifestyle practices for maintaining and even improving brain function, and will leave with easy-to-use strategies for remembering names, information and tasks.
Join author Tim Bryce in celebrating the human spirit as we age. Filled with observations of the foibles of life, identifying items we tend to overlook or take for granted. Based on Mr. Bryce’s new book “Tim’s Senior Moments”, an entertaining look through humorous and serious essays on history, nostalgia, athletics, and the nuances of life that make it worth living.
Through the eyes and souls of four different characters, Hedda Matza-Haughton illuminates the unspoken truths about set, intimacy and aging. Join us for an entertaining and educational 90 minute performance, digging deeply into each character’s emotions, bringing laughter and joy while profoundly touching our hearts.