R316 Fall 2018 Getting to Know Virginia
Mondays, 11:50–1:15, Sept. 17–Oct. 18
No class Oct. 8
Instructor: Ken Plum
Take a classroom visit through Virginia with the longest currently-serving member of the House of Delegates, Ken Plum. Ken will suggest places to visit, provide some history, and narrate folk tales. He will also describe local cultures and give a calendar of year-round events. Whatever your interests, you can pursue them in Virginia with Ken’s help. Classroom lectures, discussion, and travel materials will be included.
Delegate Ken Plum is one of the founders of OLLI and a popular leader of courses on Virginia's history and government. He is a native Virginian who holds degrees from Old Dominion University and the University of Virginia. His weekly commentary appears in a local newspaper and in his electronic newsletter, Virginia E-News.