A Message from the President
Welcome to our 2015 Winter and Spring sessions featuring informative, fun and engaging classes, trips and lectures.
As you know, LLI is a wonderful organization lead by dedicated and selfless volunteers committed to providing Charlotte County residents will affordable, diverse and quality non-credit adult enrichment learning opportunities. LLI is affiliated with Florida SouthWestern State College providing classrooms and facilities on a beautiful college campus with plenty of convenient and free parking.
A few highlights of our Winter and Spring offerings include a lecture on Nutritional Media Hype, Tax Planning Strategies for Retirees, 4 nature hikes with a Florida Master Naturalist, Foreign Policies, US Economy, Poetry, Drawing, Astrology and Philosophy, just to name a few!
Please join us at our coffee registration on January 14, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Auditorium Lobby of the Charlotte Campus of Florida SouthWestern State College (formerly Edison State College) to learn about our course offerings and trips. We will be serving free coffee and pastries.
We are also excited to announce our annual Health and Wellness Fair which will take place on Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2015 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Charlotte Community Foundation, 227 Sullivan Street, (downtown Punta Gorda- next to the downtown Farmers Market). There will be local health and wellness businesses representing the mind, body and spirit for an overall feeling of well-being. These vendors will offer information relating to products and services available in the Charlotte County area, as well as free health screenings. There will also be giveaways, raffles, and ongoing demonstrations and lectures throughout the day. So stroll on over before or after you visit the Farmers Market, give yourself a Valentine present and visit our health fair — free and open to the general public of all age groups.
Hope to see you soon at one of LLI’s events. LEARNING-JUST FOR THE FUN OF IT!
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Phyllis Walker, President
Denise Demo Egbert, Vice-President
Larry Smith, Treasurer & Parliamentarian
Judy Berger, Secretary & Curriculum Chair
Adam Cummings, Outreach Co-Chair
Mary Herbert, Trips Co-Chair
Shari Leiterman, Health Initiatives Chair
Bonnie Leroy, PR Chair
Robert Moran, Outreach Co-Chair
Patti Ramos, Book Clubs Chair
Ray Rose, Lectures Chair
Diane Watson, Trips Co-Chair
Ellie Harris, Legal Advisor
Francine Spevak, Office Manager