Seth Tichenor

Philosophy Instructor Seth Tichenor in one of his classrooms at Clatsop Community College.

ASTORIA — Astoria’s senior group, ENCORE, in partnership with Clatsop Community College, is offering winter classes offered to members by volunteer activists and scholars.

Classes are free to anyone 50 and older. A $50 yearly fee is required to register.

Classes include stretching techniques: a writing exchange for members to read from their works in progress and offer feedback to others; a class on horses and their history; “literary sharing,” that is, learning the art of reading aloud; a science exchange addressing science categories; stitchery for seniors, including fabric art; a drawing class; a class on Mediterranean peoples and places of antiquity; and an intro to the philosophy of pragmatism.

For dates, prices, locations, instructors and more information, visit encorelearn.org.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.