Thursday, 11:50–1:15, Apr. 5
Instructor: Rita Rowand
Coordinator: Judy Sapienza
You are invited to the kick off of the French-focused semester on the Loudoun campus of OLLI. We will enjoy French desserts and a discussion and photo tour of French regional specialties and culture led by Mason Cultural Tour's Rita Rowand. Don't miss this fun class where you can enjoy a taste of French desserts and discuss France with a knowledgeable speaker. A fee of $5 payable to OLLI at time of registration will cover the food for this event. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis.
Though she has a Germanic heritage, Rita Rowand is a Francophile at heart. A former travel agent, Rita has led tours to France on numerous occasions and plans cultural tour programs for George Mason University. Her recent tour of southern France was titled “The Flavors of France.” Her master’s degree in adult education is helpful in creating travel-learning programs.