Workshops By Category 2024 / 2025

Most workshops meet every other week for 6 sessions in each of the Fall and Winter terms beginning as follows:
Week 1 Start (Fall Term / Week Starting Sept. 9, 2024), Week 2 Start (Fall Term / Week Starting Sept. 16, 2024)
Week 1 Start (Winter Term / Week Starting Jan. 6, 2025), Week 2 Start (Winter Term / Week Starting Jan. 13, 2025)

 

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Audio Broadcasting

Exploring the World of Podcasts

Biographies

Artists’ Lives

Extraordinary Lives: Workshop on Biographies

Heiresses: Users and Abusers of Their Fortunes **NEW**

The Originals: From Monks to “Mad Men” – The People who have Shaped Our World **NEW**

Canada

Immigrant Experience in Canada **NEW**

The Supremes: Function and Impact of the Supreme Court

Discussion

Economist Readers

Events of the Fortnight

Opinions **Hybrid**

The New Yorker Readers

Film

Contemporary Film A

Contemporary Film B

Documentary Film

Personal Interests

Genealogy **NEW**

Immigrant Experiences in Canada **NEW**

Memoir Writing and Reading

Travel Adventures

History

20th Century Influencers **NEW**

Assassinations in History **NEW**

China in the Evolving World Order

Heiresses: Users and Abusers of Their Fortunes **NEW**

Nobel Prize Winners in Science and Medicine **NEW**

Tales of Two Cities – Montreal and Toronto

The History of Spain and Traveling in Spain Today **NEW**

The Originals: From Monks to “Mad Men” – The People who have Shaped Our World **NEW**

The Supremes: Function and Impact of the Supreme Court

Literature/Reading

For the Love of Poetry

Memoir Writing and Reading

Short Stories: The Long and SHORT of It!

Magazine Journalism

Economist Readers

The New Yorker Readers

Music

Celebration of Song **Hybrid**

Jazz Appreciation

The Blues **NEW**

World of Opera: Listening and Learning

Philosophy

Democracy: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly **Revised**

Science and Technology

Exploring the World of Podcasts

Nobel Prize Winners in Science and Medicine **NEW**

The Web of Natural Science

Socio-Political

China in the Evolving World Order

Democracy: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly **Revised**

Economist Readers

Events of the Fortnight

Immigrant Experiences in Canada **NEW**

Opinions **Hybrid**

Tales of Two Cities – Montreal and Toronto

Visual and Performing Arts

Artists’ Lives

Celebration of Song **Hybrid**

The Blues **NEW**

World of Opera: Listening and Learning

Travel

The History of Spain and Traveling in Spain Today **NEW**

Travel Adventures

Sport

Sport and its Influence on Society **NEW**