Walking up to 1 mile; some uneven surfaces. Slow movement and stretching.
In the San Pedro Center dining room, have what you like from the breakfast buffet with choices such as eggs, cereals, fruit, and a rotating variety of other breakfast foods plus beverage choices of juice, coffee, tea, water. Meet in the main meeting room for an optional half hour of gentle moving and stretching with a licensed trainer.
We’ll begin our expert-led classes with a focus on the great collections of artwork through the ages, looking first at Henry Clay Frick's collection of Old Master paintings, which he later established as the Frick Collection in New York. After a break, our second class begin an exploration of the intellectual history of women, as seen through art and literature. Monday's class will start with the creative women of the ancient world, such as Sappho, Aspasia and Hypatia.
In the San Pedro Center dining room, have what you like from the lunch buffet with a rotating variety of choices including salad and beverage choices of coffee, tea, water.
Next, we’ll begin an examination of contemporary art. While viewing post-1960 artwork, we may ask, why is that art? We’ll look at works of Andy Warhol, Jeff Koons, and Fred Wilson. After a break, meet back in the meeting room for a bonus presentation from one of our local experts.
Dining room buffet.
We will engage with members of the local community by hearing from some of the religious friars who live on the center's grounds. They will talk about their way of life in the Franciscan tradition and answer questions. We’ll then be joined by a local musician who will perform in the beautiful San Pedro Chapel. The evening will end with time to socialize with fellow Road Scholars, play games, complete a puzzle, or just relax.