OLLI at Drake - Fall Courses Registration

Please Note: To register for the classes listed below you must be a current member of OLLI at Drake. If you are not a current member, please click here to join or renew your membership.

There are two types of class rates:

  • Standard Rate: Standard rate for all OLLI at Drake members
  • Standard Rate Discount: Select only if you're a Lifetime Member OR if you hold a voucher for a free class.

YOU DO NOT NEED TO LOG IN TO YOUR ACCOUNT TO REGISTER! 

Fall 2022 Courses

Please indicate the courses you would like to register for by checking the box next to the title of the course and then change the quantity for the rate that applies to you. If you are unsure which rate applies to you, you can refer to the section above that defines the two types of rates.

After you've made your selections, scroll to the bottom of the page and select the "continue" button.

Questions? Contact OLLI at Drake staff at (515) 271-2120 or olli@drake.edu.

 

  1. Step 1 Selection
  2. Step 2 Registration
OLLI at Drake Leadership Team Thursday, September 1 2-3:30 p.m. Location: Harkin Institute Free
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OLLI at Drake Leadership Team Thursday, September 1 2-3:30 p.m. Free
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Steve Bryce and Nancy Macklin Tuesdays, September 6, 13, 20 10-11:30 a.m. Location: Harkin Institute $30
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$30.00
 
Steve Bryce and Nancy Macklin Tuesdays, September 6, 13, 20 10-11:30 a.m. $30
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$30.00
 
Class is limited to 25 participants who have done the prior 3-sessions. Tuesday, September 27 10-11:30 a.m. In-Person Location: Meredith/Dot Dash test kitchens, Des Moines
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$20.00
 
Chris Rinner Tuesdays, September 6, 13, 20, 27 1:30-3:30 p.m. Location: Harkin Institute $30
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$30.00
 
Chris Rinner Tuesdays, September 6, 13, 20, 27 1:30-3:30 p.m. $30
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$30.00
 
Tom Root Wednesday, September 7, 10-11:30 a.m. Monday, October 31, 10-11:30 a.m. Monday, November 28, 10-11:30 a.m. Friday, December 9, 2--3:30 p.m. Location: Harkin Institute $30
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$30.00
 
Tom Root Wednesday, September 7, 10-11:30 a.m. Monday, October 31, 10-11:30 a.m. Monday, November 28, 10-11:30 a.m. Friday, December 9, 2-3:30 p.m. $30
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$30.00
 
Ambassador Kenneth Quinn, Michael and Lisa LaValle Wednesday, September 7Thursday, September 22 2-3:30 p.m. Location: Harkin Institute $20
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$20.00
 
Ambassador Kenneth Quinn Michael and Lisa LaValle Wednesday, September 7 Thursday, September 22 2-3:30 p.m. $20
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$20.00
 
Carl Johnson Thursdays, September 8, 15, 22, 29 10-11:30 a.m. Location: Harkin Institute $30
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$30.00
 
Carl Johnson Thursdays, September 8, 15, 22, 29 10-11:30 a.m. $30
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$30.00
 
Pete Malmberg Thursday, September 8 Fridays, September 9, 16, 30 2-3:30 p.m. $30 In-Person field trips
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$30.00
 
Christine Hensley, Angela Connolly, Brad Anderson, Kevin Jones Friday, September 9 9-11:30 a.m. In-Person event Location: 901 2nd Ave., Des Moines FREE
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Jan Fleming Sunday, September 11 (Rain date Sunday, September 25) 1:30-3 p.m. In-Person bus tour Meeting Location: TBD $25
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$25.00
 
Medicaid Eligibility, and Medicare Programs and Benefits Scott Hartsook, Ken Popken, Becky Orr Montgomery Mondays, September 12, 19 and 26 10-11:30 a.m. $30
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$30.00
 
Medicaid Eligibility, and Medicare Programs and Benefits Scott Hartsook, Ken Popken, Becky Orr Montgomery Mondays, September 12, 19 and 26 10-11:30 a.m. $30
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$30.00
 
Lee Tesdell Mondays, September 12, 19, 26 2-3:30 p.m. Class delivery mode: ZOOM first two sessions and In-person third session Tesdell Century Farm, Slater $30
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$30.00
 
Bruce Martin 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month September 13th through to December 13th 6:30-8 p.m. $30 ZOOM only
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$30.00
 
Rod Henshaw, Michael Couvillon Wednesdays, September 14, 21, 28 10-11:30 a.m. Location: Harkin Institute $30
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$30.00
 
Rod Henshaw, Michael Couvillon Wednesdays, September 14, 21, 28 10-11:30 a.m. $30
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$30.00
 
Broadway, Theater, and Love Stories through the Decades Matthew McIver Thursdays, September 15, October 20, November 17 2-3:30 p.m. $30 ZOOM only
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$30.00
 
Ankeny DCI staff Friday, September 16 9 a.m.-12 p.m Locations in Ankeny: Lab-2240 S. Ankeny Blvd. House-DMACC building 26 next to Lab Limit: 25 per session $10 In-Person
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Ankeny DCI staff Friday, September 23 1-4 p.m. Choose one session Location in Ankeny: Lab-2240 S. Ankeny Blvd. House-DMACC building 26 next to Lab Limit: 25 per session In-Person $10
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The 2022 Election Dennis Goldford, Tom Henderson, Doug Gross, Dave Price, Brianne Pfannenstiel, O. Kay Henderson Wednesdays, September 21, 28 Tuesday, October 4 2-3:30 p.m. Location: Harkin Institute $30
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$30.00
 
The 2022 Election Dennis Goldford, Tom Henderson, Doug Gross, Dave Price, Brianne Pfannenstiel, O. Kay Henderson Wednesdays, September 21, 28 Tuesday, October 4 2-3:30 p.m. $30
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$30.00
 
Andrew Casto, Gyan Shrosbree, James Shrosbree, Aaron Tinder, and Susan Chrysler White Lilah Anderson Thursday, September 22 5-6:30 p.m. Location: Anderson Gallery, Drake University $25 (incl. wine and cheese reception) Class Cap: 50 participants In-person only
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$25.00
 
7 sessions with Darlene Strachan Fridays, September 23, 30, October 7, 14, 21**, 28, and November 4 10-11 a.m. ** earlier time of 9-10 a.m. on October 21 Location: Bell Center Pool, Drake University $30 Class limit: 25 In-Person
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$30.00
 
Cheer on your Favorite Bulldogs! Pre-game presentations by Coach Todd Stepsis, and drum major from Drake University Marching Band Saturday, September 24 11:30 a.m. Location: Drake Stadium $10
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$10.00
 
Good Ripple Effect with Lynn Kuhn Location: Harkin Institute Free
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Good Ripple Effect with Lynn Kuhn Thursday, September 29 2-3:30 p.m. Free
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Sam Wormley Mondays, October 3, 10, 17, 24 2-3:30 p.m. $30 ZOOM only
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$30.00
 
Roy Behrens Tuesdays, October 4, 11, 18, 25 10-11:30 a.m. $30 ZOOM only
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$30.00
 
Alexander Kleiner Wednesdays, October 5, 12, 19, 26 10-11:30 a.m. Location: Harkin Institute $30
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$30.00
 
Alexander Kleiner Wednesdays, October 5, 12, 19, 26 10-11:30 a.m. $30
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$30.00
 
Ellen Pirro Wednesdays, October 5, 12, 19, 26 2-3:30 p.m. Location: Harkin Institute $30
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$30.00
 
Ellen Pirro Wednesdays, October 5, 12, 19, 26 2-3:30 p.m. $30
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$30.00
 
Catherine Johnson, Daniel Van Sant, Tom Gilsenan Thursdays, October 6, 13, 20, 27, November 3 10:00-11:30 a.m. $30 ** 5 week class Class delivery mode: ZOOM only
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$30.00
 
An Interactive Marketing and Public Relations Case Study Blake Boldon Thursdays, October 6, 13 2-3:30 p.m. Location: Harkin Institute $20
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$20.00
 
An Interactive Marketing and Public Relations Case Study Blake Boldon Thursdays, October 6, 13 2-3:30 p.m. $20
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$20.00
 
David Skidmore Fridays, October 7, 14 2-3:30 p.m. Location: Harkin Institute $20
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$20.00
 
David Skidmore Fridays, October 7, 14 2-3:30 p.m. $20
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$20.00
 
Ruan: Sofia Samuels, Paul Jensen, Ryan Frederiksen Principal: Beth Wood, Jo Christine Miles Corteva: Paul E. Schickler Mondays, October 10, 17, 24 10-11:30 a.m. Location: Harkin Institute $30
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$30.00
 
Ruan: Sofia Samuels, Paul Jensen, Ryan Frederiksen Principal: Beth Wood, Jo Christine Miles Corteva: Paul E. Schickler Mondays, October 10, 17, 24 10-11:30 a.m. $30
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$30.00
 
Carl Johnson Tuesdays, October 11, 18, 25 1:30-4:30 p.m. Location: Harkin Institute $30
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$30.00
 
Carl Johnson Tuesdays, October 11, 18, 25 1:30-4:30 p.m. $30
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$30.00
 
Jonathan deLima, Ann Priftis Thursday, October 13 6-7:30 p.m. Location: Kum & Go Krause Gateway Center Cost: $10 Limit: 40 In-Person tour
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Friday, October 21 11:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m. Deal's Orchards Cost: $30 Limit: 50 In-person tour
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$30.00
 
John Hickok Thursday, October 27 1-3 p.m. FREE This class is offered in collaboration with OLLI at William and Mary University ZOOM only
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Ambassador Marie Yovanovich Thursday, October 27 6:30-8:30 p.m. Knapp Center, 2525 Forest Ave. Reserved seating for OLLI at Drake members
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Friday, October 28 2-4 p.m. Location: Jasper Winery, 2400 George Flagg Pkwy Cost: $15 Minimum number of attendees: 40 In-Person event
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$15.00
 
Graziano Brothers Italian Market The Cheese Shop La Quercia Mondays, October 31, November 7, 14 2-3:30 p.m. Location: Harkin Institute $30
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$30.00
 
Graziano Brothers Italian Market The Cheese Shop La Quercia Mondays, October 31, November 7, 14 2-3:30 p.m. Cost: $30
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$30.00
 
Tom Gilsenan Tuesdays, November 1, 8, 15 10-11:30 a.m. Location: Harkin Institute $30
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$30.00
 
Tom Gilsenan Tuesdays, November 1, 8, 15 10-11:30 a.m. $30 ZOOM
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$30.00
 
Paul Morris Tuesdays, November 1, 8, 15, 22 2-3:30 p.m. Location: Harkin Institute $30
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$30.00
 
Paul Morris Tuesdays, November 1, 8, 15, 22 2-3:30 p.m. $30
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$30.00
 
Lyle Simpson Wednesdays, November 2, 9, 16, 30, December 7 10-11:30 a.m. Location: Harkin Institute $35 (includes $5 book fee) Limit: 85 attendees In-Person only
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$35.00
 
Abe Goldstien Wednesdays, November 2, 9, 16, 30 2-3:30 p.m. Location: Harkin Institute $30
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$30.00
 
Abe Goldstien Wednesdays, November 2, 9, 16, 30 2-3:30 p.m. $30
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$30.00
 
Margie Davidson Thursdays, November 3, 10, 17, December 1 1:30-3:30 p.m. Location: Alumni House Cost: $40 (incl. fee for Mah Jongg card) In-Person Limit: 16
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$40.00
 
Carol Spaulding-Kruse Fridays, November 4, 18, December 2, 9 2-3:30 p.m. Location: Harkin Institute Cost: $30 Limit: 85 In-person only
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$30.00
 
Joel Poppen Friday, November 4 6-8:30 p.m. In-Person event Location: Turner Jazz Center $25 (incl. wine and cheese reception) Limit: 60
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$25.00
 
Mickey Ryan and docents Friday, November 11 11 a.m.-4 p.m. (1 hour tours) Location: Des Moines Art Center $10 Limit: 40 In-Person event
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Nick Wuertz Monday, November 14 10-11:30 a.m. Location: Harkin Institute Free
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Welcoming the World- A Discussion of Resettlement Efforts for those New to the US and Iowa Nick Wuertz Monday, November 14 10-11:30 a.m. Free
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Presentation by Adam Yankowy and student director, Morgan Erwin Friday, November 18 6 p.m. Location: Harmon Performing Arts Building In-Person event $30 (incl. tickets, wine and cheese reception) Limit: 65
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$30.00
 
Hope Bibens Tuesdays, November 29, December 6, 13 10-11:30 a.m. Location: Harkin Institute $30
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$30.00
 
Hope Bibens Tuesdays, November 29, December 6, 13 10-11:30 a.m. $30
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$30.00
 
Doug Stowell Tuesday, November 29 2-4 pm Free ZOOM Only
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Event registration summary
Maximizing your OLLI at Drake Experience In-Person:
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$0.00
Maximizing Your OLLI at Drake Experience ZOOM:
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$0.00
Plant-Based Eating In-Person:
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$30.00
Plant-Based Eating ZOOM:
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$30.00
Plant-Based Eating Lab Optional 4th Session:
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$20.00
The Culture and History of Inuit Art In-Person:
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$30.00
The Culture and History of Inuit Art ZOOM:
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$30.00
Economic Roundtable In-Person:
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$30.00
Economic Roundtable ZOOM:
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$30.00
Des Moines Talks: People you Should Know In-Person:
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$20.00
Des Moines Talks: People you Should Know ZOOM:
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$20.00
Instruments of the Orchestra In-Person:
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$30.00
Instruments of the Orchestra ZOOM:
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$30.00
Dallas County State Parks:
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$30.00
History of Lauridsen Skate Park:
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$0.00
Tour of Des Moines Grotesques:
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$25.00
Finding Long-Term Care Living Arrangements...In-Person:
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$30.00
Finding Long-Term Care Living Arrangements... ZOOM:
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$30.00
Iowa Land Owners & Farmers Working Together for Conservation:
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$30.00
Great Readings:
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$30.00
Sherlock Holmes Lives! In-Person:
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$30.00
Sherlock Holmes Lives! ZOOM:
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$30.00
For the Love of Show Business...:
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$30.00
America's New Politics 2022 In-Person:
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$30.00
America's New Politics ZOOM:
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$30.00
Vibrant Expressions Exhibition:
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$25.00
Water Aerobics:
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$30.00
Homecoming Football Game:
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$10.00
Conversation Gardens + Conversation Cocktails In-Person:
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$0.00
Conversation Gardens + Conversation Cocktails ZOOM:
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$0.00
How Can I Make a Difference in the Climate Crisis?:
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$30.00
A History of Design: Graphic, Industrial, and Architectural (Part 2):
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$30.00
A Look at Calculus In-Person:
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$30.00
A Look at Calculus ZOOM:
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$30.00
The New World Order: Return to Great Power Politics In-Person:
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$30.00
The New World Order: Return to Great Power Politics ZOOM:
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$30.00
Disability-Perspectives, Laws, and Culture:
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$30.00
2023 Drake Relays In-Person:
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$20.00
2023 Drake Relays: Interactive Marketing ZOOM:
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$20.00
How to Save the World In-Person:
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$20.00
How to Save the World ZOOM:
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$20.00
Iconic Iowa Corporations: Ruan, Principal, Corteva In-Person:
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$30.00
Iconic Iowa Corporations: Ruan, Principal, Corteva ZOOM:
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$30.00
Gone with the Wind In-Person:
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$30.00
Gone with the Wind ZOOM:
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$30.00
Exploring the History of Jefferson, Iowa:
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$30.00
The World of Stealth:
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$0.00
Martin Buckbaum Distinguished Lecture Series:
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$0.00
Wine Tasting at Jasper Winery:
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$15.00
Putting Food on the Table: Exploring Des Moines' Culinary Delights In-Person:
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$30.00
Putting Food on the Table: Exploring Des Moines' Culinary Delights ZOOM:
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$30.00
What's Going to Happen to Newspapers? In-Person:
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$30.00
What's Going to Happen to Newspapers? ZOOM:
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$30.00
What Episodes in Asia's Past Changed the Course of its History? In-Person:
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$30.00
What Episodes in Asia's Past Changed the Course of its History? ZOOM:
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$30.00
How to Actualize Your Own Life So that You Too Can Become Fully Human/Fully Alive:
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$35.00
The Jazz Cities: Detroit, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Chicago In-Person:
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$30.00
The Jazz Cities: Detroit, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Chicago ZOOM:
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$30.00
Beginning Mah Jongg:
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$40.00
Getting to Dialogue: It's Not Them, It's You:
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$30.00
Drake Jazz Ensemble Concert and Reception:
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$25.00
Welcoming the World - A Discussion of Resettlement Efforts for those New to the US and Iow In-Person:
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$0.00
Welcoming the World: Resettlement in Iowa ZOOM:
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$0.00
Drake Live Theater:"Silent Sky":
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$30.00
Creating a Family Archive In-Person:
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$30.00
Creating a Family Archive ZOOM:
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$30.00
Future Perfect:
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$0.00
Donation:
$0.00
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