Samplers

Samplers

"Sampler" topics and presenters scheduled for the next months are typically listed below. Unless noted otherwise, each Sampler is on a Thursday, from 2:00 - 4:00 at Catalina Vista Center, 14055 N. Del Webb Blvd. Be “green” and bring your own reusable or recyclable container with water/coffee/tea, etc.

SCOVILR Samplers Schedule for FALL 2019

Thursdays, 2 PM - Catalina Vista
All SCOV residents and their guests welcome. No sign up, no fees, bring your membership card.

Oct. 3: Air Quality in Pima County, Breathing is Easy, Right?
Ms. Karen Wilhelmsen

Oct. 10: What is Bioethics?
Prof. Roy G. Spece Jr.

Oct. 17: Kachinas: Past & Present
Charles Adams Ph.D.

Oct. 24: Our Court System, From the State of Arizona to Oro Valley’s Magistrate Court
Hon. George Dunscomb

Oct. 31: Treestory: What Can We Learn About Climate History From the Rings in Trees?
Valerie Trouet Ph.D.

Nov. 7: Desert Landscaping: Caring for Trees and Shrubs From Planting to Maturity
Ms. Ursula Schuch

Nov. 14: Innovations in Brain Science of the Future, for Those Who Need a Cure Today
Roberta Brinton Ph.D.

Nov. 21: Behind the Scenes of the Editorial Pages of the Arizona Star
Ms. Sarah Gassen

Dec. 5: Previews of Winter 2019 ILR Classes

SCOVILR Samplers Schedule for WINTER 2020

Thursdays, 2 PM - Catalina Vista
All SCOV residents and their guests welcome. No sign up, no fees, bring your membership card.

Jan. 9: Crisis in the Middle East
UA Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Jan. 16: Keeping Our Stars Bright, The Dark Skies Project
John Barentine Ph.D.

Jan. 23: There’s a Snake on my Boot! Living in the Sonoran Desert
Mr. John Bosak

Jan. 30: Connecting Animals, People and Open Spaces
Ms. Carolyn Campbell

Feb. 6: Therapeutic Application of Cannabinoids
Dr. Todd Vanderah

Feb. 13: The Journeys of Migrant Women During Heightened Border Enforcement
Anna Ochoa O’Leary Ph.D.

Feb. 20: Oro Valley Innovation Laboratories
Mr. J.J. Johnson

Feb. 27: Napoleon's Egyptian Interlude: The French Invasion of Egypt
Michael Arrett J.D.