The History of the Homer: From Shoeless Joe to A-Rod
Thursday June 2017 -
This two-hour lecture on June 22, 10 a.m.-noon, at the Berger Center, will explore the most exciting play in baseball – the home run. Instructor Mick Chantler is best known as a captivating instructor of early American history, but he is also well-schooled in the history of baseball and is a Member of the Society for American Baseball Research. Cost: $25.
The Sunday before, on June 18, at 2 p.m. in the Berger Center, in a collaborative effort with Movies at Oakmont, Bull Durham will be shown. Ranked by Sports Illustrated as the “#1 Greatest Sports Movie of All Time,” this romantic comedy stars Kevin Costner and Susan Sarandon.
For more information or to register, go to Osher Lifelong Learning at www.sonoma.edu/exed/olli. For a complete listing of summer classes being offered, OLLI catalogs are available online, at the OVA office and in the CAC kiosk.