Details for New Dimensions Lifelong Learning

2020 Winter/Spring Term Classes

Never Stop Learning!
ENRICHING AND
AFFORDABLE

Learning
Experiences
for Adults 50
and Over!

A Complete List of Over 80
Winter/Spring Term Classes
Goes Online

JANUARY 18, 2020
Classes are taught by
volunteer instructors with
expertise and a personal
passion for their subjects.

REGISTRATION BEGINS
January 23
REGISTRATION ENDS
January 28
CLASSES BEGIN

February 3

CLASSES END

March 27

CLASS LOCATIONS
Classes meet in various locations
and have diverse formats. Some
may meet only once per term;
others a number of times.
Most meet during the daytime.
REGISTRATION INFO

• Grand Valley adults age
50 and older pay $75
membership fee per term and
may enroll in an unlimited
number of classes on a
space available basis.

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Mammals: New Fossil Finds
from Colorado
Behind the Scenes @ Reynolds
Polymer
Citizen CPR
Gluten, Fat, Sugar and Other
Modern Day Buzz Words
Grand Junction Regional
Airport Exploration
My Favorite Trees
Basics in Buddhism
Birding: April Migration
Birding: Early Spring
Migration
Constitution of the United States:
What Do You Know?
Geopolitics: Prisoners of
Geography – Ten Maps that Tell
You Everything You Need to
Know
Impeachment: History and
Process
Walking Easy
Social Justice Activism
in the United States: An
Intergenerational Course
Beaver Hats and Steel Traps:
A Look at the Fur Trade

• Daily Sentinel: Behind the Tent
• Inside the FBI: Defending the
Indefensible
• Intro to E-Bikes: For (Not-So)
Dummies
• Beginning Ukulele
• Mack Farm Tour
• Tour of the National Weather
Service
• Colorado and Western Forest
Tree Identification in a
Botany/Plant Physiology Class
Designed for You!
• Colorado is Celebrating 126
Years of Women’s Suffrage
• American Wild Horse: Freedom,
Family, and Familiar Way of Life
• Book Discussion Group
• Cribbage for Beginners
• Historic Tales of Settlers of
Colorado’s Grand Valley
• Shooting with your Cellphone
– How to take pictures beyond
Selfies
• Cacti of Western Colorado;
Slideshow and Presentation
followed by a visit to the
Cactus garden

• Tradition: Building a Production
from Page to Stage
• Opera: Tosco
• Tour of Leitner-Poma of
America facility
• A Brief History of Mining in
Mesa County
• Enstrom Candies History and
Tour
• In the Know @ MCL: Finding
Great Reads with NoveList,
OverDrive and RBdigital
• Prehistoric Living Spaces of
Western Colorado
• Art for the Rest of Us
• Hike: Flume Canyon
• Rock ‘n Roll 101: A History
• Rock ‘n Roll Revolution: The
Story Behind the Song
• Shakespeare - An Encore:
The Merchant of Venice
• The radioactive environment,
nuclear power and you
• Card Games for the Fun of It!
• After Communism in the
Country of Georgia

New Dimensions is seeking volunteer instructors, facilitators and program volunteers. Please contact Jan Henwood 970-314-9911 for more information.

Thank You to Our Partners

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• To receive class descriptions
and registration info visit our
website at
www.NewDimensionsGJ.org
or call (970) 314-9911

• Arresting Crime by the DA in
Mesa County, CO
• Movies: Mad About film
• Walking Meditation
• Come Hike a Local Trail and
Learn about Your Public Lands
• Snowshoe Hike on Grand Mesa
• Beginning American Mah Jongg
• Bridge for Beginners
• Brown’s Around Town –
Update
• Cartographic Time Machine:
Historic Map Adventures
• Duplicate Bridge for a Better
Brain
• Native American Flute
Building and History
• Railroad history of Western
Colorado
• K-9 Dogs: Learn about the Dogs
and their Officers
• Police Chief’s Goals & Tour
• Self Defense for Women
• Difficult Conversations
• Keeping up with School
District 51
• Ghosts of Old St. Mary’s Hospital
• After the Asteroid, the Rise of the

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