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Seminars

SEMINARS

Education on Every Topic – Free!

Join us for The Legacy Lineup Lifelong Learning Seminars offering a variety of topics at no cost! Seminars are scheduled every other Tuesday at 11 a.m. Parking is free. Please RSVP to 412-635-8080 to reserve a seat or for weather cancellations.

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    Fashion Over 60

    Cost:  Free

    Date:  Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 11 a.m.

    Speaker: Suzanne Mauro, AICI, fashion & media stylist, webcaster, blogger, author, style editorial contributor, on-air fashion editor, fashion instructor for the Art Institute of Pittsburgh

    Just because you are over 60 does not mean you can’t be stylish. Fashion for those individuals is about finding the perfect balance between looking and feeling your best. Suzanne will discuss and demonstrate best dresses, shoes, jeans and more for women and men over 60.

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    Medicare 101

    Cost:  Free

    Date:  Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 11 a.m.

    Speaker: Claudia A. Tyler, Manager, Medicare Brokerage Sales, UPMC for Life

    Medicare 101 will provide an overview of the different parts of Medicare, including the Medicare Advantage Programs, which are optional plans that Medicare patients may choose to pay for separately.

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    Haunted Roads of Western Pennsylvania

    Cost:  Free

    Date:  Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 11 a.m.

    Speaker: Thomas White, University Archivist and Adjunct Professor of History at Duquesne University, Adjunct Professor of History at La Roche College

    There are ghostly travelers who forever wander the lonely roads of Western Pennsylvania. A creeping fog rises from Blue Mist Road, and stories of car crashes, lynchings and even strange beasts haunt this isolated stretch outside Pittsburgh. Travel the backcountry roads and byways of Western Pennsylvania with author Thomas White to discover ghost tales and mysterious legends.

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    Dr. Knowledge – Fascinating Facts and Interesting Stories

    Cost:  Free

    Date:  Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 11:00 p.m.

    Speaker: Chuck Reichblum, author and popular radio guest

    Dr. Knowledge (Charles Reichblum) has built one of the largest collections in the world of fascinating facts and interesting stories for his series, “Knowledge in a Nutshell.” Join Dr. Knowledge as he presents The All-Time Book of Fascinating Facts. He is a regular speaker on CBS Radio Network and News Radio 1020 KDKA.

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    The Strange Death of Eben Byers

    Cost:  Free

    Date:  Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 11:00 a.m.

    Speaker: Robert T. (Kip) Jones, Jr. M.D., Radiologist (retired), Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh

    Today we associate the origin of drugs like heroin with Mexico and Afghanistan. But did you know that at the turn of the 20th century, one of the most popular social drugs was largely produced in…PITTSBURGH? This is the story of that epidemic, and, most particularly, what it did to a famous local industrial and sports figure.

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    A Taste of Japan

    Cost:  Free

    Date:  Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 11:00 a.m.

    Entertainer: Yuko Eguchi

    Discover the beauty of Japan. View a film showcasing the natural beauty, the rich culture and hospitality of the country. After the film, enjoy a performance by Yuko Eguchi, a native of Tokyo, Japan. Yuko will come in costume and perform traditional Geisha song and dance.

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    Hollywood: Scandal, Lies and Cover Ups

    Cost:  Free

    Date:  Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 11:00 a.m.

    Speaker: Tom Madden, Asylum Entertainment Director and Filmmaker

    The greatest scandals and cover ups in Tinseltown history. This lecture digs into the closet and uncovers all the dirty little secrets that Hollywood has been hiding for 80 years.

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    Incredible Penn Avenue: From Wilkinsburg to Point State Park

    Cost:  Free

    Date:  Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 11:00 a.m.

    Speaker: Louise Sturgess, Executive Director of PHLF

    Pittsburgh’s Penn Avenue follows the path that British General John Forbes and his troops hacked through the wilderness as they marched westward to take control of the Point in November 1758. In this fast-paced presentation of more than 300 photos, you’ll see architectural landmarks, historic fences and walls, murals, a wonderful variety of stores and signs––and a diverse cast of characters including Steeler fans, culture buffs, shoppers, yoga enthusiasts, and photographers.