December 6, 2019

University on Wheels

   

 The San Dieguito Chapter is honored to present

   Professor Thomas Doherty, Professor of American Studies

   (And expert on film, entertainment, and American Culture)

 Lomas Santa Fe Country Club

1505 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Solana Beach

January 9, 2020   11:00 a.m.

 Each year an outstanding professor from Brandeis University comes to our chapter, sharing with us the knowledge and expertise (and entertainment!) that Brandeis students experience.

This year we are thrilled to introduce Thomas Doherty, a cultural historian whose special interest is Hollywood.  He is an associate editor for the film magazine Cineaste and film review editor for the Journal of American History. His most recent book is Show Trial: Hollywood, HUAC, and the Birth of the Blacklist, published in 2018.

Don’t miss our first special event of the year!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Join Us at the Helen Woodward Animal Center, 6461 El Apajo, Rancho Santa Fe

 for an Animal Encounter

 Friday, October 18     1:00 p.m.  (be there by 12:50, latest)

Reserve your place with a $20.00 check made out to BNC

Mail to Phyllis Perkal, 17559 Adena Lane, San Diego 92128  by Oct. 10.    Anything you contribute over $10.25 is a charitable contribution to the new BNC campaign HONORING OUR HISTORY

We will have an hour-long hospital tour, attend a pet therapy session with horses and have our own therapeutic encounter with a pet therapy animal, all with an experienced guide.

The Animal Adoption Center opens at noon if anyone wants to adopt a dog or cat! Visit their Thrift Store – fabulous finds!! Go for coffee or an early lunch before the visit – a Bistro, and a Deli are nearby, and three restaurants are a short drive down San Dieguito Rd.

Please wear closed shoes. No food allowed because of the animals.

 

 

Opening Meeting/Study & Social Group Showcase

SAVE THE DATE!           

Celebrate Brandeis San Dieguito!    

Annual Opening Meeting/Study & Social Group Showcase Luncheon, Wednesday, August 28th at 10:30 a.m.  Lomas Santa Fe Country Club,  Solana Beach

 Join us for the annual first event of the Brandeis year. Re-connect and meet new members. Hear coordinators and leaders present their plans. Celebrate the installation of new officers. Choose your study & social groups.  

Invite your friends. It’s a great time to welcome new members.

$36   Details, menu, and mail-in form in the bulletin.

 

   

 

 

Summer Fun

 ‘Summer Special’ on Study Groups

Open to All Members for just $10 each

 Tea and Topics, Movies and Munchies, Contemporary Literature, and Couples   Enjoying Food, Fun and Friendship

 All Meet through August

Take advantage of a special offer as these popular study groups are open to all Brandeis members for the summer bargain price of just $10 each (plus possible small additional costs for some events).  Join for summer and ‘test drive’ all four.  The three mainly social groups are a great way to meet the people you often don’t get to mix with at traditional study groups.

Send your $10 registration fee (check made out to BNC) to Barbara Howard, 1140 Pasadero Drive, Escondido, CA  92029.

 

 

 

Book & Author Luncheon

Don’t miss our chapter’s most fabulous event of the year – The Book & Author Luncheon, featuring three authors, to be held at the beautiful Crosby Club on April 4, 11:30 a.m. See reservation form in the Bulletin, March – April 2019. All proceeds will go to Magnify the Mind in support of research into neurodegenerative diseases. 

 

 

UOW Success

Our UOW event was a wild success! Check out our January-February bulletin for more to come.

Hanukkah Lights – Chinese Delights

 

 

Chin’s Szechuan Cuisine, 625 Encinitas Blvd., Encinitas – December 6 at 12:30. Don’t miss the party! Entertainment by Cara Freedman with her guitar singing from the Great American Songbook and favorites from the 1920’s through the 1970’s.  Please bring an unwrapped holiday gift for the children at the Family Recovery Center.

Welcome to a New Year!

A New Year and new activities! Study Groups begin in October, and special events are already on the calendar. From University on Wheels and the Book & Author Luncheons to a Chinese-themed Chanukah party and a Soup Exchange, you won’t want to miss a thing. We look forward to seeing you often this Brandeis year.

July-August Bulletin – The Study Group Issue

Welcome to the Study Group Issue of the bulletin! BNC San Dieguito hopes all of our members are having a fun, relaxing summer as we transition into a new BNC year. Chapter leadership has been working hard to organize a variety of events and study groups for the entire year, and they’re finally here! In this issue of the bulletin you will find details about the study groups being offered this year, the Annual Open Meeting and Showcase Luncheon, registration forms, important contact information, and details on a new neuroscience based initiative.

Check out all the excitement!

July-August 2018 Bulletin
2018-2019 Study Guide

Event: Opening Meeting/Study Group Showcase – August 29th

Here’s to another great beginning. Don’t miss our annual Opening Meeting/Study Group Showcase luncheon at the Lomas Santa Fe Country Club, Solana Beach, Wednesday, August 29th at 10:30 a.m. Study group leaders and coordinators will describe their groups, and members are urged to invite friends to this first social event of the year.

Guest speaker, Hannah Cohen, author of Remarkable Women of San Diego: Pioneers, Visionaries and Innovators. Please bring a donation of canned or boxed foods for Jewish Family Service, our community project for the year. Send $36 to Suzie Kaplan by August 20. See the July-August Bulletin for menu and details.

 

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