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OLLI Pine Ave. SPRING 2016

PA Class list - printable


737 Pine Ave. Suite 202 classroom

Park Pacific Tower - 714 Pacific Ave.

Long Beach, CA 90813


Longevity Stick
This class promotes physical fitness, increased energy, and mental relaxation. Longevity stick involves gentle motions, stimulates blood circulation, increases flexibility, aids balance and coordination, is easy to learn, and is fun! Bring a one-inch dowel, one - two inches longer than your height, with rubber (not plastic) end caps. (Available at most hardware stores.) Tennis or athletic shoes are recommended, as is loose and layered clothing.
Instructor: Camilla Marie Gartland, certified longevity stick instructor
Mondays, April 11 – June 6
10:00 – 11:30 AM
714 Pacific Ave., Park Pacific Tower (meet in the garden)

Eight Classic Movie Detectives (films)
See eight classic movie detectives solve some of their most-baffling and mysterious cases. Take a trip back in time to when Hollywood made these eight classic motion pictures and get the inside dope about what went on behind the scenes from instructor, Jeff Hathcock. All of your favorite detectives are here and they challenge you to try and solve these cases before they do.
Instructor: Jeff Hathcock
Mondays, April 11 – June 6
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Pine Ave., Suite 202

Foundations of Investing
This class will cover the foundations of investing and wealth building strategies to help you reach your financial goals. It includes lessons on how to evaluate stocks and bonds, fixed income investments, mutual funds, asset allocation, asset management, long-term care insurance, tax-advantaged investing, and retirement planning. Each class will include time for answering your specific investment questions. No products or services are sold, endorsed, or marketed in any way.
Instructor: Vince Fierro, Financial Advisor, M.A.
Mondays, April 11 – June 6
1:30 – 3:00 PM
Pine Ave., Suite 202


Tuesday ( Not offered )



Zen Meditation
Join Rev. Yokoyama, Long Beach Temple resident priest, in unlocking the secrets of Zen. He will show us the way of the Soto school of Zen Meditation and will discuss Zazen, body scan, quieting of the mind, relaxation, and perhaps a Koan or two.
Instructor: Rev. Yukinori Gyokei Yokoyama
Wednesdays, April 13 – June 1
10:00 – 11:30 AM
Pine Ave., suite 202

Eight Stories... Eight Weeks
Along with the daffodils we’ll welcome spring with short stories that encompass the great variety of life’s experiences. Come and join other short story aficionados… to read and discuss works by writers, some familiar, and others totally new to you.
Instructor: Mona Panitz
Wednesdays, April 13 - June 1
1:30 – 3:00 PM
Pine Ave., Suite 202


Tai Chi Chih
Come and experience the deep relaxation and serenity of Tai Chi Chih. This is the American version of a Chinese
system for maintaining health. It is known as “moving meditation” which brings about inner peace and quietness. This is a great way to obtain great health. It has 19 movements and one pose. All levels are welcome.
Instructor: Florence St. Peter
Thursdays, April 14 - June 2
10:00 - 11:30 AM
Pine Ave., Suite 202

Beginning Painting
Come have some fun! You’ll learn basics of art, i.e., form and shape, perspective, use of color, layout and more. The goal of the class is to have a painting of your own creation at the end. No artistic talent or experience required. Students will explore their own creativity learning about acrylic paint and what it will do. A list of materials will be distributed at the first class meeting. $15.00 materials fee unless student supplies own materials. Class limit: 15
Instructor: Kristi Eaglehorse, BA Fine Arts; AA Design & Illustration;
Thursdays, April 14 - June 2
1:00 – 3:00 PM
Pine Ave., Suite 202


Friday (not offered)

DownTown Map

Parking Options
• Metered parking: 2-hour limit. Credit and Debit cards accepted at the meters.
• Non-metered parking: North of 8th Street on Pacific Avenue and Pine Avenue, as well as neighborhood streets West of Pacific Avenue.

Long Beach Transit

Stop on Northeast corner of 7th Street and Pacific Avenue. Please check a current Long Beach Transit bus schedule for route days and times. For further information, call Long Beach Transit at 562-591-2301 or use the LB Transit web site.