Spring 2015 Courses and Special Events
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Religions of Des Moines: Hinduism, Sikhism, Buddhism **FULL**

Opera for Everyone

Computer Essentials & Social Media

Introduction to Duplicate Bridge

It Takes a Garden to Survive Retirement

Behind the Scenes at the Iowa Culinary Institute

The Spirit of ‘76 **FULL**

Compassion and Choices

Zoo University in Association with Senior College

Healthful, Delicious Herbs: Growing and Cooking **FULL**

Behind the Scenes at the Iowa DCI Criminalistics Lab **FULL**

Tour ABC5 with Meteorologist Brad Edwards **FULL**

Des Moines Art Center Theme Tours:
Field, Cloud: Art and Africa
The Departure of the Argonaut: Prints By Francesco Clemente
Mysteries at the Museum: What, Why, And How?
**FULL**
Fiber: A Language of Thread from 1960-Present
**FULL**

Beyond Race and Racism in the United States

The Return of Iowa’s Bald Eagles

How Iowa Met Baseball: The Myths, History & Players

Turkey: Travel, History, Culture and Landscape

From Bach to Bernstein: A Musical Journey

The Magic of Gemstones and Jewelry

The Cold War: America vs. Russia

Europe and the Holocaust

Somebody Needs You

Tai Chi for Health Workshop **FULL**

Water Treatment and Quality

Behind the Scenes at the Polk County Jail **FULL**

Introduction to Oils and Vinegars **FULL**

Streets of the City: A Look at the History of Des Moines
through Its Buildings, Streets and Neighborhoods

The Iowa Election of 2014 and its Meaning for the Election of 2016

How to Protect Your Assets

Behind the Scenes at the Des Moines International Airport **FULL**

Ape Cognition and Conservation Initiative **FULL**

Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens Outside Garden Tour **FULL**

Day Trip to Fascinating Mason City **FULL**

Protecting Your Legacy: The Do’s and Don’ts of Estate Planning **FULL**