2020 Spring Seminars

Browse the2020 Winter/ Spring Catalog
(for schedule changes and class updates, see listings below)

Register Online  here
Register By Mail  download a printable form here

The first round of class assignments deadline is FRIDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2019. Class assignments after this date are made in waiting list order, or as space is available.
CLASSES IN RED may have space, but …
CLASSES BEGIN FEBRUARY 24 – please email the office at before registering.

Spring 2020 seminars – click on course for full description

Course# Seminar/Workshop
Acadian Legacy  D & M Whitney / Wed AM/   Umass-5C credit Union, Hadley
*** 20SAC Acadian Legacy  additional information
20SAH Alfred Hitchcock   P.Daniels / Tue AM  / Smith College
20SAI All About the Internet  J Armstrong, W Parrish/ Tue PM/Applewood
19SAI Internet-Age-topics-revJAA p1  
19SAI handout revised p2
20SBB Beowulf’s Britain R Pyers, N Denig/ Tue PM/ Rockridge, Northampton
20SCH Chuckle, Giggle, Groan!  L Honan/ Mon AM/ Loomis, So. Hadley
20SEA Eat Your Spinach... N Scott, K van Geel/ Wed AM/ Member’s homes
20SED Education and the Schools.  F Borden, T van Geel/ Tue PM, Smith College
20SEH Energy and Humankind  R.Parrish/ Mon AM/ Smith College
20SES Exploring Our Solar System M Hanner, D Rosenthal/ Tue AM/
Applewood, Amherst
20SFP Failed Presidencies  J Averill/ Wed PM/ Smith College
20SIL The Iliad E Armstrong/ Mon AM/ Applewood, Amh
20SIL The Iliad – reading list
20SIN India’s History and Culture J Harvey/ Mon PM/ Wesley UM Church, Hadley
20SPO Political Revolutions R Hamilton/ Thu AM/ Smith College
20SPR 2020 Primary and Caucus Season N Mihevc, J Russell/ Thu AM/ Smith College
20SPR Preview Handout for 2020 Primary Seminar
20SRA Railroads and the American People D Poli, C Aulino/ Wed AM/
UMass Transit Ctr, Amherst
20SRS Reading Shakespeare L Price, R Kosiorek/ Wed PM/
20SRS – READING SHAKESPEARE additional information
***location changed to Amherst Womans Club
***time changed to Wednesday 1:30-3:30 PM
20SSW The Sensory World G Wyse, L Ambs/ Wed AM/ Wesley UM Church, Amherst
20SVW Voices from WW I   W Stauder/ Wed AM/ Smith College
20SWH Women Heroes of WW II J Wofford/ Tue AM/ Lathrop Northampton
20SWRB Writing to Remember (Blue) H Lewin, C Jolly/ Mon PM/ Lilly Library, Florence
20SWRP Writing to Remember (Purple)  F Borden, C Suopis/ Wed PM/
Rockridge, Northampton
20SWRR Writing to Remember (Red) C Porter/ Thu AM/ Grace Church, Amherst
*** Trish Callard is a Co-moderator