Published on: July 02, 2009
The public is invited to attend the Academy of Lifelong Learning (ALL) at Lone Star College-North Harris Open House set for Wednesday, Aug. 26, 9 to 11:30 a.m. with an 8:30 a.m. continental breakfast in the college’s Continuing Education Building, room CE-101. Key note speakers are Dr. Steve Head, LSC-North Harris president and John Parks Trowbridge M.D., FACAM, best-selling author and leader in integrative medicine who will address living well past 50—healthier, more active, and pain-free. The event is free but reservations are requested.
The academy provides opportunities for mature adults to enjoy intellectual and social enrichment. Anyone age 50 and older is invited to join. The membership year is from Sept. 1 through Aug. 31, and yearly membership fees are $20. Participants enjoy a wide-variety of classes being offered throughout the year for free or very low supply or event costs such as museum fees. Classes include information technology, fitness classes, writing, crafts, gardening, history, day trips, and more. Special elder topics such as Social Security and Medicare are also presented during the year.
August is open enrollment month. Anyone may take an ALL class for free, but must register in advance. For more information or to receive a complete list of upcoming classes, call Carole Wiater, ALL coordinator at 281.765.7947 or visit the Web site at northharris.lonestar.edu/all.
Lone Star College-North Harris is located at 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive, one-half mile south of FM 1960 E, between Aldine-Westfield and Hardy Roads. For more information about the college, call 281.618.5400 or visit: NorthHarris.LoneStar.edu.
Lone Star College System consists of five colleges, including CyFair, Kingwood, Montgomery, North Harris, and Tomball, six centers and Lone Star College-University Center. It is the largest college system in the Houston area, and third largest community college district in Texas. To learn more, visit LoneStar.edu.
Director of Public Relations and Special Events
Lone Star College-North Harris
2700 W.W. Thorne Drive
Houston, TX 77073