• Sessions: 2
    Class Date(s): 11-14-2022 to 11-21-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Monday
    Time: 11:00 AM → 12:00 PM
    Instructor: David Woodruff
    Term: 2022-3
    Location: Oasis Rochester
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    The End of the Middle Ages. The Roman Empire lasted for 1,480 years. They lasted the longest in the east. 1,123 Years and 18 Days. But that all came to an end on May 29, 1453. Warfare would never be the same again. The city that couldn’t possibly fall—fell. The Turks change the name to Istanbul, meaning “The City.” But it would both unleash the... read more
  • Sessions: 2
    Class Date(s): 11-14-2022 to 11-21-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Monday
    Time: 11:00 AM → 12:00 PM
    Instructor: David Woodruff
    Term: 2022-3
    Location: Zoom
    REGISTRATION CLOSED
    The End of the Middle Ages. The Roman Empire lasted for 1,480 years. They lasted the longest in the east. 1,123 Years and 18 Days. But that all came to an end on May 29, 1453. Warfare would never be the same again. The city that couldn’t possibly fall—fell. The Turks change the name to Istanbul, meaning “The City.” But it would both unleash the... read more
  • Sessions: 2
    Class Date(s): 11-28-2022 to 12-05-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Monday
    Time: 11:00 AM → 12:00 PM
    Instructor: David Woodruff
    Term: 2022-3
    Location: Oasis Rochester
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    The Tax War of Three Kingdoms. Taxes can set people to fighting in almost any age, but combine that with religion and you got a bloody war that can last for years. The war ended up a series of civil wars and political machinations between Parliament and King Charles, mainly over the manner of England’s taxes and issues of religious freedom. In the end, it... read more
  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 04-13-2022 to 04-13-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
    Time: 2:00 PM → 3:00 PM
    Instructor: Mark Sample, Professor of History, MCC
    Term: 2022-1
    Location: Oasis Rochester
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    This year marks the 50th anniversary of one of the biggest political scandals in U.S. history:  Watergate. President Richard Nixon was running for re-election and his worries about losing would bring about the downfall of his Presidency. Professor of history, Mark Sample, will detail the story of this scandal which involves everything from the Vietnam war,... read more
  • Sessions: 2
    Class Date(s): 11-28-2022 to 12-05-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Monday
    Time: 11:00 AM → 12:00 PM
    Instructor: David Woodruff
    Term: 2022-3
    Location: Zoom
    REGISTRATION CLOSED
    The Tax War of Three Kingdoms. Taxes can set people to fighting in almost any age, but combine that with religion and you got a bloody war that can last for years. The war ended up a series of civil wars and political machinations between Parliament and King Charles, mainly over the manner of England’s taxes and issues of religious freedom. In the end, it... read more
  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 04-13-2022 to 04-13-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
    Time: 2:00 PM → 3:00 PM
    Instructor: Mark Sample, Professor of History, MCC
    Term: 2022-1
    Location: Zoom
    REGISTRATION CLOSED
    This year marks the 50th anniversary of one of the biggest political scandals in U.S. history:  Watergate. President Richard Nixon was running for re-election and his worries about losing would bring about the downfall of his Presidency. Professor of history, Mark Sample, will detail the story of this scandal which involves everything from the Vietnam war,... read more
  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 12-05-2022 to 12-05-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Monday
    Time: 1:00 PM → 3:00 PM
    Instructor: Susan Carmen-Duffy, Owner, Create Art 4 Good
    Term: 2022-3
    Location: Central Creatives
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    Perfect for a gift, we will paint and personalize glass ornaments. You can choose your own designs, or the ones demonstrated by the instructor. Hand-painted ornaments are a fun holiday craft, and make wonderful gifts for your favorite people. Once you make one you will see how easy it is to make more! All materials are included - each participant can make... read more
  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 11-30-2022 to 11-30-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
    Time: 12:00 PM → 3:00 PM
    Instructor: Otto Bruno, host of Jazz 90.1 FM’s “Sinatra and Company”
    Term: 2022-3
    Location: Oasis Rochester
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    Join us as we revisit this modern masterpiece of screwball cinema on the 50th anniversary of its initial theatrical release. This was Bogdanovich's most successful screen comedy featuring a mixture of sexiness and zaniness from stars Barbra Streisand and Ryan O'Neal, a roster of fabulously funny character actors, and the screen debut of one of the most... read more
  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 12-07-2022 to 12-07-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
    Time: 12:00 PM → 3:00 PM
    Instructor: Otto Bruno, host of Jazz 90.1 FM’s “Sinatra and Company”
    Term: 2022-3
    Location: Oasis Rochester
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    Celebrate the Christmas holiday with this long forgotten gem about the discovery that joy and humanity doesn't always come wrapped in a ribbon. The film features legendary character actors Eugene Pallette and Billie Burke as the heads of a family of spoiled wealthy layabouts. Their home and their lives are changed forever by a drunken old actor (played by... read more
  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 11-18-2022 to 11-18-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Friday
    Time: 1:00 PM → 3:00 PM
    Instructor:
    Term: 2022-3
    Location: Little Theatre
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    Same great experience, new course name!!! Enjoy a private screening, for Oasis members only, of a currently running movie at the Little Theatre. In the past, we've had several Academy Award winners. We select the movie based on what is playing at the theatre - you take your chances and enjoy a wonderful afternoon with friends. You must pay in advance. ... read more
  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 07-28-2022 to 07-28-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Thursday
    Time: 12:00 PM → 3:00 PM
    Instructor: Otto Bruno, host of Jazz 90.1 FM’s “Sinatra and Company”
    Term: 2022-2
    Location: Oasis Rochester
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    Join our resident film historian/writer for Wednesday afternoons at the movies. Throughout the summer, Otto will host a variety of films offering introductions, background history and trivia, and a short discussion following the classic film screenings. The slate of films will feature Sidney Poitier, Anne Bancroft, Jimmy Cagney, Gene Kelly, Shirley Jones,... read more
  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 08-03-2022 to 08-03-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
    Time: 12:00 PM → 3:00 PM
    Instructor: Otto Bruno, host of Jazz 90.1 FM’s “Sinatra and Company”
    Term: 2022-2
    Location: Oasis Rochester
    REGISTRATION CLOSED
    Join our resident film historian/writer for Wednesday afternoons at the movies. Throughout the summer, Otto will host a variety of films offering introductions, background history and trivia, and a short discussion following the classic film screenings. The slate of films will feature Sidney Poitier, Anne Bancroft, Jimmy Cagney, Gene Kelly, Shirley Jones,... read more
  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 08-10-2022 to 08-10-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
    Time: 12:00 PM → 3:00 PM
    Instructor: Otto Bruno, host of Jazz 90.1 FM’s “Sinatra and Company”
    Term: 2022-2
    Location: Oasis Rochester
    REGISTRATION CLOSED
    Join our resident film historian/writer for Wednesday afternoons at the movies. Throughout the summer, Otto will host a variety of films offering introductions, background history and trivia, and a short discussion following the classic film screenings. The slate of films will feature Sidney Poitier, Anne Bancroft, Jimmy Cagney, Gene Kelly, Shirley Jones,... read more
  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 08-05-2022 to 08-05-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Friday
    Time: 11:00 AM → 12:00 PM
    Instructor: Thomas Boyce, Printer Interpreter, Genesee Country Village
    Term: 2022-2
    Location: Oasis Rochester
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    Tom will present a biographical story and brief history of the great chiefs of the plains during the settling of the west-their care and concern for their people, their culture and their very existence.  He will provide closeup vignettes of great chiefs such as Black Kettle, Joseph, Red Cloud, Quant Parker and most notably, Sitting Bull and Crazy House,... read more
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    102 Technology Tutoring

    $45.00 CLASS FULL
    Sessions: 2
    Class Date(s): 01-03-2022 to 01-10-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Monday
    Time: 10:00 AM → 11:00 AM
    Instructor: Pat Martinez
    Term: 2022-1
    Location: Oasis Rochester
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    This is your opportunity to have two private lessons with Pat and learn whatever you need to advance your technology skills. Includes iPhone or Android phones, laptops or Alexa devices, but no Mac laptops... read more
  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 09-19-2022 to 09-19-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Monday
    Time: 1:00 PM → 2:30 PM
    Instructor: Elaine Miller, PhD, SUNY Brockport , retired; owner, ek miller Productions
    Term: 2022-3
    Location: Oasis Rochester
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    Political cartoonists are a gift to society. They are among our most compelling social critics. Using artistry, humor, and in-depth knowledge of current events, cartoonists craft commentary that captures the essence of controversial issues and encourages us to think further. Let’s look at how cartoonists carry out their passion for creating change, as... read more
  • Sessions: 2
    Class Date(s): 01-10-2022 to 01-17-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Monday
    Time: 11:00 AM → 12:00 PM
    Instructor: David Woodruff
    Term: 2022-1
    Location: Zoom
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    America has been involved with Afghanistan since the Soviet invasion of December 1979… no that’s not right. Americans have been involved with Afghanistan since 1828 when an lone American would lead an army into the country and be declared Prince of Ghor in 1838. His descendant, the current Prince currently lines in Los Angeles. His life would lead... read more
  • Sessions: 3
    Class Date(s): 01-10-2022 to 01-24-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Monday
    Time: 11:00 AM → 12:00 PM
    Instructor: Gladys Winkworth, Retired Professor, RIT
    Term: 2022-1
    Location: Oasis Rochester
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    You will explore your personality preferences and examine your behaviors.  Then you will look at how the preferences and behaviors of family members, friends, salespeople, clients, support people might complement or conflict with yours.  The materials used are taken from team building and sales... read more
  • Sessions: 2
    Class Date(s): 01-10-2022 to 01-17-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Monday
    Time: 1:00 PM → 2:00 PM
    Instructor: Gladys Winkworth, Retired Professor, RIT
    Term: 2022-1
    Location: Oasis Rochester
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    Most poetry is meant to be read aloud; some is meant to be performed.  Come listen to American poetry read aloud including: Walt Whitman, Robert Frost, E.E. Cummings, Maya Angelou, Langston Hughes, Scott Momaday, Joy Harjo, Vachel Lindsey and everyone’s favorite beat poet, Lawrence Ferlinghetti. Copies of the poems will be... read more
  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 09-26-2022 to 09-26-2022
    Day(s) of the week: Monday
    Time: 1:00 PM → 3:00 PM
    Instructor: Lisa Robinson, Central Creatives
    Term: 2022-3
    Location: Central Creatives
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    Participants will focus on becoming comfortable with watercolor painting techniques and enjoying the process of painting. The basics of materials, tools, techniques, color, value and “seeing” your subject will be explored. Skill Level:... read more

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