Designed for those who love to learn, Tucson’s independent arts and humanities series offers intriguing topics presented by outstanding scholars who delight in teaching.  You’ll find classmates who share your passion for new ideas as you explore art, writing, literature, music, history, and more.

Include some time for learning in your busy schedule this year. Nourish your intellect, increase your understanding of a favorite subject, or experiment with something new. Energize yourself with new ideas. You’ll be amazed at the result.

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February 2017

Class Date/Time
Russian Music: Composers, Czars and Commissars
Instructor: Alex Tentser
Wednesdays, Feb 1 – Apr 5, 1:00-3:00pm
Ancient Deities, Modern Lives
Instructor: Bella Vivante
Thursdays, Feb 23 – Apr 6, 10:00am-noon

March 2017

Class Date/Time
Bob Dylan
Instructor: John Nemerovski
Fridays, Mar 3 – 31, 9:30-11:30am
POP Writing
Instructor: Marge Pellegrino
Tuesdays, Mar 7 – Apr 4, 9:30am-12:30pm
Speaking Up (Tucson Session)
Instructor: William A. Fry Ph.D
Wednesdays, Mar 15 – Apr 12, 9:45-11:45am
Speaking Up (Oro Valley Session)
Instructor: William A. Fry Ph.D
Fridays, Mar 17 – Apr 14, 9:30-11:30am
Painters Workshop (Session 2)
Instructor: Willie Bonner M.F.A.
Saturdays, Mar 18 – Apr 29, 9:30am-12:30pm

April 2017

Class Date/Time
Taste of Tucson Downtown Culinary & Cultural Tour (Tour 7)
Instructor: Elysa Crum and Sherry Weiss
Wednesday, Apr 5, 1:00-4:45pm
Arizona’s Pioneering Women Architects: Mary Jane Colter Anne Graham Rockfellow and Judith Chafee
Instructor: R. Brooks Jeffery
Monday April 17, 11:30am-1:30pm
Arizona’s Pioneering Women Architects: Mary Jane Colter Anne Graham Rockfellow and Judith Chafee - 2
Instructor: R. Brooks Jeffery
Monday April 24, 11:30am-1:30pm