- Dog and cat adoption event at Children’s Home + Aid Oct. 20
- Arrest warrant issued in string of burglaries
- The Odds Man: Bills, Seahawks good bets in NFL Week 7
- SwedishAmerican to build new clinic in Byron
- Chrysler recall affects 907k vehicles
- 7-year-old struck by car near Walker School
- Final City Market of the season Friday, Oct. 17
- Lee Hamilton: Viewing political corruption more broadly
- Rehearsals begin Oct. 19 for 69th presentation of Handel’s ‘Messiah’
- Amenti Haunted House opens Oct. 17 at DeKalb’s Egyptian Theatre
CLR offers courses for older adults at RVC
An increasing number of semi-retired and retired individuals who share a love of learning are going back to schoolto the Center for Learning in Retirement (CLR).
CLR is a community-based membership organization and Lifelong Learning branch of Rock Valley College. A yearly membership fee of $22 entitles a person to register for fall, winter and summer classes.
Courses are available in humanities, performing arts, history, social sciences, physical and biological sciences; each class is taught by volunteers. Classes range in price from $8 to $30 with the majority being $8 and $13.
Recently, CLR celebrated its 12th anniversary. Participants are age 50 and older.
Membership in CLR entitles a person to the Centers newsletter four times a year, registration for trips, and an opportunity to participate in the Golden Eagles Fitness Program.
Classes begin Sept. 6 and run into December. More info: Sara Skaggs at 921-3930.
From the Aug. 31-Sept. 6, 2005, issue