2022 Spring Preview

2022 Spring Preview and Handouts

The Spring 2022 Preview will be held as a Zoom meeting on Sunday, November 21, 2-4 p.m. The meeting is open to all members and to the general public. All attendees, including moderators and others on the formal agenda, must REGISTER to receive the meeting link.

During the first part of the meeting, LIR Past President Nancy Denig, together with Betsy Siersma, will interview the moderators of the eighteen seminars and workshops lined up for the spring semester. Following that, there will be Zoom  “breakout rooms” where you can talk further with the moderators. There will also be breakout rooms where you can get more information about winter programs or LIR committees, or just chat with a handful of friends.

Please DOWNLOAD THE AGENDA for a list of seminar titles, breakout rooms, and a note about how to use the breakout rooms.

Seminar Listing – Click on Title for the Handout

Moderator Title Course Number
Kip Fonsh Beat Poets and Writers 22S-BPW
Gene Fisher The Sayings of Jesus 22S-TSJ
 Turi MacCombie Watercolor Class 22S-WTC
 Jessie Tropp Plastics: Saint or Sinner? 22S-PSS
Jim Harvey The Golden Age of the Arabs 22S-GAA
Henny Lewin, Carol Jolly Writing to Remember(Blues) 22S-WTRB
Linda Honan Shakespeare’s Competitors 22S-SHC
Nina Scott, Katy Van Geel Food Matters 22S-FMR
James Scott West Virginia: State of Contrasts 22S-FMR
Francie Borden, Nancy Denig Rethinking American History 22S-RAH
Larry Ambs The Roosevelts’ Inner Circle 22S-TOR
Christine Heckman Children’s Books, Adult Viewpoints 22S-CBAV
Janet Nichols, Jim Harvey Revisiting the American Civil War 22S-RAC
Kathy Campbell Building a WordPress Site 22S-BWS
Finnegan Alford-Cooper Writing to Remember (Purple) 22S-WTRP
Lise Armstrong Seamus Heaney 22S-SHY
Gordon Wyse, Betty Romer Museums: A World of Wonders 22S-MWW
Catharine Porter, Trish Callard Writing to Remember (Red) 22S-WTRR


Registration will open at Noon on November 22, 2021 – if you registered for the Preview you will receive an email when the Form is open.