Courses

Jainism: The Religion of Extreme Non-Violence

Thursday, May 23

10 to 11 a.m.

Dr. Michael Jerryson

Cost: $5 for non-residents

A South Asian religion practiced for over 2,500 years, Jainism provides a moral template for living, dying and the ethical ways of treating each other in the contemporary world. Review Jainism’s foundational elements and the ways in which its values can enrich our lives.

MVLLI Plus: Women’s Health Symposium

Thursday, May 23

11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Dr. Krystal Culler

Cost: $0

Explore the latest information about brain health while identifying your own personal risks. Learn practical tips and how to incorporate them into your daily life.

Memory Fitness: Strategies Matter

Tuesday, May 28

9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Kathryn Kilpatrick

Cost: $5 for non-residents

Learn the seven keys to memory fitness and how they can foster positive changes to your daily routine. Current research supports the importance of challenging your brain, and you’ll discover how you can upgrade your memory fitness routine while enjoying a variety of brain game activities.

Exploring the Butler Institute of American Art     10 - 11am

Thursday, May 30

10 to 11 a.m. OR 1 to 2 p.m.

Cost: $0

Address: 524 Wick Avenue, Youngstown

Join us as we celebrate the Butler’s 100th anniversary! Enjoy a guest-speaker lecture and learn how the Butler is enhancing the art experience through special exhibits. For an explanation of the changes to our lectures at the Butler Institute of American Art, please see the event on February 26.

Salvador Dali: Surrealism Opens the Shackles Limiting Our Vision

Tuesday, June 4

5 to 7 p.m.

Felicia Zavarella Stadelman

Cost: $10 for non-residents

Spanish artist Dali is famous for transforming his dreams and nightmares into realistic paintings. Discover more about Dali and let him inspire your own masterpiece.