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Lectures Explore Transitions in Retirement Essentials

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Offers Free Saturday Lectures

August 21, 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 professional advice on a variety of topics related to transitioning into retirement.


Saturdays, Sept. 13 through Nov. 22
9:30 a.m.-noon


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.


Sept. 13 – "Retirement Mini-Series Part 1: Staying Healthy in Retirement" by Nicole Garcia, family physician, Doctors of California Integrated Wellness

Sept. 20 – "Retirement Mini-Series Part 2: Financial Road to Retirement" presented by Danielle Blunt, financial planner, Edward Jones

Sept. 27 – "Retirement Mini-Series Part 3: Partners in Retirement – Yours, Mine and Ours" presented by Edythe M. Krampe, lecturer in sociology, Cal State Fullerton

Oct. 4 – " Foot and Ankle Problems" with Marie Keplinger, podiatric surgeon, St. Jude Medical Center

Oct. 11 – "Medicare Essentials: What You Need to Know When You Sign Up for Benefits" presented by Stan Brock, public information officer, Council on Aging – Orange County, Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program

Oct. 18 – "Self Defense for Personal Security" with Charles Robert, master and owner, Brea Shao Lin Kung Fu Studio

Oct. 25 – "Cleaning Out the Clutter and Hoarding" by Penny Lambright, owner, Clutter Cleaners

Nov. 1 – "Screening for Cancer in Light of New Guidelines" presented by Chris Celio, family physician, St. Jude Medical Center

Nov. 8 – "Smart Phone and Tablet Travel Applications" presented by Bob Newcomb and Rick Hearn, OLLI-CSUF computer education instructors

Nov. 15 – "Social Security Essentials" presented by a Social Security Administration representative

Nov. 22 – "Emergency Preparedness – Preparing for the Big One and More" Sue Fisher, emergency management coordinator, Cal State Fullerton


This year marks the 35th anniversary for Cal State Fullerton's Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, a self-supporting University affiliate group of more than 1,500 retired and semiretired individuals dedicated the pursuit of lifelong learning. For more information about the organization, OLLI programs, and special anniversary events, visit the OLLI website or call 657-278-2446.

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