Spring 2020 Lecture Series


Lectures are held in the Spring Valley Building, 4801 Massachusetts Ave. NW, in Room A off the lobby on the first floor. Spring lectures are held on Fridays from 1:30 - 2:30 PM.

Reservations Required

Due to limited seating, reservations are required to attend lectures. Reservations can be made through Eventbrite via one of two ways described below:

  • Member Reservations: We e-mail the registration link to current members at 8:30 AM on the Tuesday preceding the next week’s lecture.

  • Non-Member Reservations: The registration link is placed on the website (below) at 8:30 AM on the Wednesday preceding the next week's lecture.

  • Each registrant may reserve one seat. Your name must be on the list of registrants to enter the lecture and you must be in your seat five minutes before the lecture starts to guarantee your seat.


The Spring 2020 Lecture Series has been cancelled.

OLLI does not endorse any of the viewpoints expressed by the speakers in its series.

We thank the Lecture Committee and all those who suggested and contacted speakers:
Paul Brown, Martha Cutts, Lesley Diaz (Staff Liaison), Chuck Edson, Judith Havemann,
Lynne Heneson, Jeanne Kent, Mary Fran Miklitsch (Staff), Mark Nadel (Chair), Stan Newman,
Diane Renfroe, Richard Ringell, Steve Sherman, Delbert Spurlock, and Ray Squitieri.