A Sample of Recent Events


  • 92nd Coffman Lecture:” Race In America: Why History Matters Presenter: Sara Evans
  • Coffman Players: Poetry Sunday – Presenters: 1666 Coffman Poets
  • 24th Annual Art Show, Gallery Talks & Reception in 2″d floor Galleries
  • Humanities Lecture: “Cuba Today, Nine Day Tour, Mary Ellen Schmider
  • Saturday Night Forum: “Missionaries and Diplomacy,* Presenter: Walter F. Mondale, former U.S. Vice President
  • Coffman Music Series: Cello Concert, Presenter: Charles Asch,
  • Saturday Night Forum: Dr. Eric Kaler: “My First Year as President of the University of Minnesota.”
  • Coffman Music Series: “Music of Polish Composers” Presenter:
    Gail Olszewski, Piano
  • Digital Salon Meeting: Directors from the University’s Office of eLearning will discuss the Online Degree Program.
  • Book Review: “Biography of Neil Armstrong,” Presenter: Vern Jensen
  • Coffman Players: “Field of Dreams,” Presenter: George Anderson
  • STS FORUM: Alzheimer’s Disease” Presenter: William Frey
  • Opera” The Consul” by Menotti: Presenter: John Nyberg
  • “Wine: The Nectar of the gods” Violinist Jack Glatzer
  • “Frank Lloyd Wright-The Iowa Cluster” Fred, Dottie Waltz
  • “Does the 21st Century Classroom exist? Claude Sigmund
  • “Free Thinkers and Traditionalists” Matthew Brandt


Ongoing Activities

  • Saturday Morning Coffee Hour
  • Exercise Classes led by Mag Rieckenberg, Mon., Wed., Fri.
  • Exercise Classes leb by Live to Be Healthy., Tues & Thurs.
  • Storytellers, 3rd Mondays afternoon.
  • Sunday Night at the Movies
  • Computer Discussion & Problem Solving, Monday evenings
  • Tai Chi Chih classes, Tue, Thu, and Sat weekly