Oakmont Sunday Symposium
Oakmont East Recreation Center
Sunday February 28th - 10:30amThe Oakmont Sunday Symposium provides a forum for speakers on diverse topics such as science, history, politics, culture and current events. Attendance is intended for Oakmont residents and their invited guests. Symposiums take place from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the East Recreation Center, 7902 Oakmont Dr. A $3 donation is requested.
Feb. 21 – “One Month in Liberia with the World Health Organization,” Charleen Gavette
Graphic information systems specialist Charleen Gavette spent a month in Liberia assisting the World Health Organization at the height of the Ebola crisis last year. She will speak about her experience observing the epidemic and the WHO response.
Feb. 28 – “It’s Oscar Time Again,” Ky Boyd
In what has become an annual tradition for the Sunday Symposium, local film expert and Rialto Cinema proprietor Ky Boyd will talk about the movies and the journey to this year’s Oscars, including the controversy over the all-white selections for nominations.
For more information about the Sunday Symposium, go to www.oaksunsym.org.