Adults and retirees can choose from 24 workshops and seminars at
Coastal Carolina University's Renaissance Fair Day, Saturday, March 3
on the Coastal campus. Topics include investing, health issues,
computer instruction, history, horticulture, ecology, music and more.
The cost to participate is $17.50. Registration deadline is Tuesday,
Following a Continental breakfast and registration from 8:30 to 9
a.m., participants attend one seminar in each of the three separate
sessions – two morning sessions and an afternoon session concluding at
2:30 p.m. A bag lunch is included. Seminars and workshops will be held
on campus in Kearns Hall, the Lifelong Learning Society House and the
Admissions Building. Shuttle service will be available.
Scheduled seminars, led by Coastal faculty and staff and area
- Session A, 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. – Exercise: How It Can Make Your Years
Golden; Blooming Idiots: Gardening 101; Surviving the Golden Years;
Genealogy Kick-Start; You, Your Computer and Your Digital Camera; How
to Buy A Computer and Learn to Love it, Part I; Cosmetic Plastic
Surgery; Issues in Elderlaw.
- Session B, 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. – A Reason To Live: Discover Your
Love Language; Sing Me A Ballad, Tell Me A Tale; Shagging At The Beach;
Tall-tales In Local History; How to Buy A Computer and Learn to Love
it, Part II; Long Team Health Care Issues: Principles of Chinese
- Session C, 1:15 to 2:30 p.m. – Common Sense Investing; Introduction
to the Internet; Families - They Aren't What They Used To Be; Wetland -
Rivers, Swamps, Beaches and Marshes; Senior Scams and How to Avoid
Them; America's Greatest 19th Century Composer; Writing Memories; The
ABCs of Decorating.
The event is sponsored by Coastal's Lifelong Learning Society, a
learning-in-retirement program which offers more than 60 courses each
To register, obtain more information or a brochure on Coastal's
Renaissance Fair Day, call 349-2544 or 349-2665.