The Fall CCR schedule has been announced. It should be a very exciting semester!
Dates and titles are listed below. Abstracts for all our presentations can be found on the Calendar page.
Three out of four field trips have also been scheduled. Check out the Field Trips page for details.
Other CCR files, including our registration form, can be found on the Xtra File page.
Center for Creative Retirement
Program Schedule Fall 2014
September 16 Welcome Back
1:00: What’s New in Wine?
Bottles Beverage Store
2:30: Wine Tasting, CCR Overview and Social
1:00: Vote Smart: Voter Defense Project
Engineering Professor, Retired
2:30: Don’t Believe Every Story
1:00: Fun is Good
Mike Veeck, President,
Charleston River Dogs
2:30: What is Tai Chi, Anyway?
Kaye Finch, Ph.D., Private Practice and Al Finch, Ph.D., The
October 7: Board Meeting
1:00: Bucket List: The Tournament of Roses
2:30: Historic Homes of Charleston
President and CEO, Historic Charleston Foundation
1:00: Growing Tall: An Overview of the Charleston Horticulture Society
Executive Director, Charleston Horticulture Society
2:30: The Ancient Greek Federal Republic
Professor of History, The Citadel
1:00: Footlight Players
Footlight Players Director of Development
2:30: An Adverse Reaction – A Food Allergy?
Thomas B. Harper III, MD
1:00: Virtual Tour of the College of Charleston Mace Brown Natural History Museum
Mace Brown, Sponsor/Curator
2:30: Issues and the Election
Gibbs Knotts, Dean, Political Science Department, College of Charleston
November 4: Board Meeting
1:00: The Future of Print Media
Bill Hawkins of the Post and Courier, Retired
2:30: Birds and Scenes of the Lowcountry
Bill Carter, MD, Photographer
1:00: The Merchant Marines
2:30: The Mighty Boeing 787
Kurt Kraft, Director of Engineering, 787 Program
1:00: A Mediterranean Diet for Today
2:30: Can I Have a Mulligan: The Redevelopment of Charles Town Landing
Rob Powell, Park Manager
12:30: Luncheon/Holiday Gathering Music by Wayne Spattes Sr. playing classical guitar