Seniors College

Clubs

News and Chews Breakfast Club

First Wednesday of every month (April 2)
8:30 – 10:00 AM The Heritage of Green Hills, 10 Tranquility Drive, Reading  -  Free Continental Breakfast

Lunch Bunch Discussion Club

Every Monday 11:15 AM (lunch)—12:30 PM (program)
Alvernia University, Student Center Dining Hall/Seminar Rooms

Schedule Listed Below:

  • March 24 — Sneak Preview of Upcoming Classes (Note change of time) Lunch 11:15AM - Program 12:30 – 2:15 PM
  • March 31 — “Detecting Deception” – Cpl. James Marasco, Patrol Unit Supervisor, Pennsylvania State Police 
  • April 2 — RABBI ALAN WEITZMAN AWARD LUNCHEON, Honorees: Hamid Chaudhry, Eleni Dimitriou Geishauer, Esq., McGlinn Conference Center
  • April 7 — “Nutrition for Seniors” – Cindy Boyer; Susanne Fiori, Co-Owners Nature’s Garden Natural Foods and Shoes
  • April 14 — “Homelessness – I Cried Alone” – Robin Carter, MALS                                       
  • April 21 — Easter Monday  --- SCHOOL CLOSED ---
  • April 28— “The Benefits of Landscaping with Native Plants” – How the plants benefit the birds – Ryan Beltz, Caretaker, Garden Manager Hawk Mountain
  • May 5 — INSTRUCTOR APPRECIATION TEA & SOCIAL, McGlinn Conference Center

Book Review Club

First Wednesday of every month — (April 2) 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Student Center, Private Dining Rm.  — Call Dianne Walker  -   610-582-4288
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM - Alvernia University Student Center, Private Dining Room
Review “Flight Behavior” by Barbara Kingsolver – April 2 — (10:30 – 11:30 AM)
Review “The Worst Hard Time” by Timothy Egan —  May 7
Review “And the Mountains Echoed” by Khaled Hasseini–June 4
    
Third Monday bi-monthly – (April 21) 7:00 – 8:00 PM – Phoebe Berks Village, 1 Reading Drive, Wernersville
Review “My Name Is Mary Sutter” by Robin Oliveria – April 21

Alvernia Seniors Card Club

Each Monday through May 12  (School will be closed Monday, April 21)
8:30-9:00 AM (Bridge Lessons), 9:00-11:30 AM (Bridge)
Student Center, Crusader Café. Bridge lessons will also be offered by Janet Stevens. Call Pam Harter - 610-777-6833

Alvernia Seniors Womens Chorus

Every Wednesday through April 30 – 12:45 – 1:45 PM  Francis Hall, Room 104   Call Deanna Reuben, Director – 610-207-7261

The iPad Club

Third Wednesday of every month   —  (March 19) 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM  Upland Center, Community Room 103 —  Call Ernie Kasprowicz  -  610-678-4056
This is a time for iPad users to share iPad knowledge.  Meetings will discuss iPad user problems, frustrations, and fun.

The New Horizons Band at Alvernia University

Each Wednesday – through May 7 – 10:00 – 11:00 AM 
Francis Hall, Room 104. Call Jim Seidel, Director – 484-332-7005