2018 Program Highlights


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Upcoming Programs

January 23, 2019 – Jim Barrilleaux, retired Air Force Lieutenant Colonel, commanded the squadron responsible for training all U-2 pilots located at Beale Air Force Base. Jim will share his experiences as a U-2 pilot as well as stories of “real events” including flights over unusual places such as Antarctica. He will share some of Beale’s activities and his current interface with the Base. Guests are invited to all events, but gentlemen may be especially interested in this one.

February 27, 2019 – Josh Weil, an award-winning author, will speak to us about the challenges of writing in today’s world. In his presentation, Josh will discuss how online media and social media such as Facebook have changed communication. In this interactive program, Josh will examine how to write and communicate in a world that is increasingly media driven. His non-fiction has appeared in such publications as The New York Times, and he has been the recipient of fellowships from the Fulbright Foundation. Books will be for sale.

More Program Highlights

March 27, 2019 – Tim Duane, Ph.D. at University of California, Santa Cruz, is an environmentalist, teacher and researcher on the oceans and coral. He will discuss the impact of changes affecting our daily lives and the climate.

April 24, 2019 – Always a special event, our annual fashion show’s theme this year is “Savvy, Sassy & Sophisticated.” See article below.

May 22, 2019 – Sierra Stages will be back again with their popular presentation. Our best local artists will share music from their new 2019 theater offerings as well as other fabulous songs. Sierra Stages 3-show season ticket is now on sale for 2019. The Line-up is “Hand to God,” followed by two musicals, “Cabaret” and “You’re Gonna Love Tomorrow.”

June 26, 2019 – To be announced.