New Member Orientation – Friday November 11

Zoom Registration Required

All members old and new are invited to attend (join us on Zoom) our monthly New Member Orientation meeting. Learn more about the organization including how to meet people, join events and how you can help the organization - the best way to meet new people!

Love in the Shadow of White Privilege & Racism with Judy Goldman

Hybrid: In-Person at PUMC & via Zoom 2810 Providence Rd, Charlotte, NC

TOPIC: Love in the Shadow of White Privilege and Racism Judy Goldman will talk about how she came to write CHILD: A MEMOIR, which tells the story of Mattie Culp, the Black woman who worked for her family, lived in, helped raise her — the unconscionable scaffolding on which that relationship was built and the […]

Living with an Aging Brain: A Survival Guide with Dr. Charles H. Edwards II, MD

Hybrid: In-Person at PUMC & via Zoom 2810 Providence Rd, Charlotte, NC

TOPIC: Living with an Aging Brain: A Survival Guide In this talk, Dr. Edwards will explore themes of adaptation and growth as our brains change, and how to embrace those changes with positivity and flexibility.  A masterful storyteller, Dr. Edwards blends his own experience with stories of patients and the scientific context for cognitive changes […]

Charlotte’s McCrorey Heights with Historian/Author Tom Hanchett

Friendship Missionary Baptist Church 3400 Beatties Ford Rd, Charlotte, NC

TOPIC: Charlotte’s McCrorey Heights A Joint Presentation of Senior Scholars & Friendship Missionary Baptist Church Join us as Dr. Tom Hanchett, a Charlotte Historian and Author, explores the fascinating story of McCrorey Heights, a tiny neighborhood in Charlotte that, since the 1940’s, has had enormous impact on the economy, religion, education, politics, government leadership, and […]

Holiday Luncheon

Providence United Methodist Church 2810 Providence Rd, Charlotte, North Carolina

Join Us for Our Holiday Luncheon $25/person Email Carol Kesmodel

Curriculum Meeting with Jane Howard – January 11

Zoom Registration Required

Curriculum Meetings are open to Membership.  Join our Curriculum meetings to hear about upcoming speakers/events or to suggest speakers you know (or have heard speak) and believe would be of interest to your fellow Senior Scholars.

The Evolution of Animal Welfare in Charlotte with Shelly Moore, CAWA

Hybrid: In-Person at PUMC & via Zoom 2810 Providence Rd, Charlotte, NC

TOPIC: The Evolution of Animal Welfare in Charlotte The Humane Society of Charlotte is a community resource committed to championing the wellbeing of companion animals and strengthening their bond with the people who know, love, and need them. In June 2022, the new HSC Animal Resource Center opened to allow HSC to better serve animals […]

From Roe to Dobbs / Christopher Brook Esq

Hybrid: In-Person at PUMC & via Zoom 2810 Providence Rd, Charlotte, NC

Meeting Note: Speaker will be remote. PUMC Wolfe Hall will be open for in-person attendance.

Climate Migration / Tina Shull, PhD

Hybrid: In-Person at PUMC & via Zoom 2810 Providence Rd, Charlotte, NC

GREAT DECISIONS TOPIC: Who are Climate Refugees? Climate Migration in Historical, Political, and Cultural Perspective Despite widespread acknowledgement of the growing connection between climate change and migration, there are currently no legal protections in international or US law for people displaced by climate change. This presentation explores historical, political, and ethical issues surrounding climate migration […]

Lunch Bunch – January 27

Red Rocks Cafe 4223 Providence Rd, Charlotte, NC

Join your fellow members for some lunch social time. Red Rocks, Southpark location. See menu here.