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Workforce Development & Continuing Education

Lifelong Learning Institute

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Lifelong Learning Institute is committed to creating and fostering a variety of intellectually stimulating opportunities for Montgomery County residents age 50 and over. Check below for Art Supply lists, and Reading lists.

Lifelong Learning Courses by Topic:

Archaeology Home and Garden Personal Finance
Art & Art History* Literature and Writing* Photography
Career & Employment Music, Theater, Film Science
History & Current Events Personal Enrichment Wellness

See schedule of Lifelong Learning classes.

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*Taking a Studio Arts Class? Check the Art Supply Lists for your class.

Be sure to select both the class name AND the Instructor name to ensure you find the correct supply list for your class. Some classes have more than one section offered during the semester at different locations with different Instructors.

*Literature and Writing Reading Lists: Get the Reading Lists for Fall

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Race to the White House

This class will cover the 2016 Presidential Campaign throughthe November 8 general election. We will also discuss selectedSenate and House races, including those in Maryland.Classes will consist of lectures, group discussion of politicalevents occurring between each class, and role playingof candidates and the media. Students will be asked to draftquestions that would be appropriate for the Presidentialdebates and will be asked to draft an advertisement for one ofthe candidates. Representatives of candidates will be invitedto speak at some point. The class will predict the outcome ofthe election at the November 4 session and we will discussthe results of the election at the final session, on November11.

Dates: 9/16 to 11/11, No class 9/23, 10/7, 10/21

  Fridays, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m


Lifelong Learning Classes Fall 2016 at Montgomery College,Maryland

View the Lifelong Learning Institute
Lifelong Learning Class Brochure.
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Learning Mailing List. 

Lifelong Learning class Schedules

Contact Us:
  • Natasha Sacks, Program Director
  • Tracy Ritenour, Program Assistant
  • Lynda Schrack, Program Assistant
  • Montgomery College, Workforce Development & Continuing Education
  • 12 South Summit Ave. 4th Floor
  • Gaithersburg, MD 20877

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