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Public Lectures Explore Transitions in Retirement

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Offers Free Saturday Lectures

Jan. 3, 2014


Planning for a rewarding retirement is the focus of a free, public lecture series offered by Cal State Fullerton's Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI). The Saturday classes provide structural and professional advice on a variety of topics related to transitioning into retirement.


Saturdays, Jan. 25 through April 12
9:30 a.m.-noon, except where noted


Cal State Fullerton, Ruby Gerontology Center, Shapiro Wing
800 N. State College Blvd., Fullerton, 92831
Parking is free on weekends in most campus parking lots.


Jan. 25 — "Retirement Boot Camp: Turbocharging Your Retirement." This special 9 a.m.-3 p.m. program includes a light lunch.
Feb. 1 – "Navigating Our Financial Future in Retirement" presented by Gary Bowman, president, Bowman Financial Services
Feb. 8 – "Sleep Disorders" presented by Justine Petrie, medical director, St. Jude Sleep Center
Feb. 15 – " Tax Planning in Retirement" with James Johnson, general manager, Liberty Tax
Feb. 22 – "Do It Now For Spring" presented by Lucien Atta, Orange County master gardener
March 1 – "Nutritional Eating" with Norman Myers, wellness director, St. Jude Medical Center
March 8 – "Trends and Options in Retirement Living" by Karen Fazio, aging services consultant/educator, Orange County Council on Aging
March 15 – "Navigating the World of Genealogy" presented by genealogist Nancy M. Huebotter 
March 22 – "Evernote – Software and Cloud Services to Track Almost Everything" presented by Bob Newcomb and Phyllis D'Hommedieu, OLLI-CSUF computer education instructors
March 29 – Speaker and topic to be announced.
April 12 – Speaker and topic to be announced.


This year marks the 35th anniversary for OLLI, a self-supporting university affiliate group of more than 1,300 retired and semiretired individuals dedicated the pursuit of lifelong learning. For more information about the organization, this and other OLLI programs, as well as special anniversary events, visit the OLLI website.

Media Contacts:

OLLI, 657-278-2446
Kathy Pomykata, 657-278-4851

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