Classics Events for Adults

Classics Events for Adults: 2017

A variety of organizations sponsor a wide range events for adults interested in collaborative close readings of classics. Great Discourses has gathered, and is presenting, public information about events in 2017 as a public service but we are not responsible for events sponsored by other organizations. Please address any questions you may have about an event to the event sponsor. Please contact us if you have corrections or additions to this list.


Classics Events for Adults 2017

Date Event / Location / Sponsor
Jan 28-29 TAMPA BAY GREAT BOOKS CONFERENCE WEEKEND 2017

St. Petersburg, Florida, US

Tampa Bay Great Books Council
Feb 13 SHARED INQUIRY AND A MOVIE

Seattle, Washington, USA

Pacific Northwest Great Books Council
Feb 10-20 CULTURE & HISTORY IN SOUTH INDIA

Tamil Nadu, India

Classical Pursuits
Feb 12 SAN FRANCISCO MINI-RETREAT 2017

San Francisco, California, USA

Great Books Council of San Francisco
Mar 31-Apr 2 BARBARA MCCONNELL GREAT BOOKS WEEKEND AT ASILOMAR 2017

Monterey, California, USA

Great Books Council of San Francisco
Apr 28-30 NEW ENGLAND GREAT BOOKS SPRING RETREAT 2017

Litchfield, Connecticut, USA

New England Great Books Council
Apr 28-30 BASIC PROGRAM WEEKEND STUDY-RETREAT 2017

Fontana, Wisconsin, USA

University of Chicago
May 5-7 GREAT BOOKS CHICAGO 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA

Great Books Foundation
May 8-17 THE FERRANTE PHENOMENON [1]

Naples and Ischia, Italy

Classical Pursuits
May 13 GOLD COUNTRY MINI-RETREAT 2017

Auburn, California, USA

Great Books Council of San Francisco
May 18-27 THE FERRANTE PHENOMENON [2]

Naples and Ischia, Italy

Classical Pursuits
May ?? PHILADELPHIA GREAT BOOKS SPRING INSTITUTE 2017

Bristol, Pennsylvania, USA

Philadelphia Great Books Council
Jun 4 SAN FRANCISCO GREAT BOOKS ANNUAL MEETING & PICNIC 2017

San Francisco, California, USA

Great Books Council of San Francisco
Jun 7-15 KRAKÓW: CITY OF LITERATURE

Kraków and Zakopane, Poland

Classical Pursuits
Jun 14-25 THE ROAD LESS TRAVELLED: CAMINO PORTUGUES

Camino Português de Santiago from Porto to Santiago

Classical Pursuits
Jun ?? LONG ISLAND GREAT BOOKS SPRING DISCUSSION 2017

Garden City, New York, USA

Long Island Great Books Council
Jun ?? BASIC PROGRAM SUMMER INTENSIVE 2017 SESSION 1

Chicago, Illinois, USA

University of Chicago
Jun ?? PACIFIC NORTHWEST GREAT BOOKS WEEKEND 2017

Tacoma, Washington, USA

Pacific Northwest Great Books Council
Jul 2-7 SANTA FE SUMMER CLASSICS 2017 WEEK 1

Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA

St. John's College
Jul 15-16 LONG NOVEL WEEKEND 2017

Berkeley, California, USA

Great Books Council of San Francisco
Jul 15/16-21 TORONTO PURSUITS 2017

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Classical Pursuits
Jul 9-14 SANTA FE SUMMER CLASSICS 2017 WEEK 2

Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA

St. John's College
Jul 17-21 SANTA FE SUMMER CLASSICS 2016 WEEK 3

Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA

St. John's College
Jul 23-29 GREAT BOOKS AT COLBY COLLEGE SUMMER INSTITUTE 2017

Waterville, Maine, USA

Colby College
Aug 6-15 IN SEARCH OF THE NEWFOUNDLAND SOUL

St. John’s and Eastport, Newfoundland, Canada

Classical Pursuits
Sep 10-15 JEWISH MONTREAL: ITS MIDCENTURY LEGACY

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Classical Pursuits
Oct 15 LEADER-READER WORKSHOP 2017

San Francisco, California, USA

Great Books Council of San Francisco
Oct ?? WINE COUNTRY MINI-RETREAT 2017

Calistoga, California, USA

Great Books Council of San Francisco
Oct ?? BASIC PROGRAM AUTUMN SYMPOSIUM 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA

University of Chicago
Oct 26-Nov 4 CELEBRATING LIFE, DEATH & REBIRTH IN MEXICO 

Mexico City and San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

Classical Pursuits
Nov ?? PHILADELPHIA GREAT BOOKS FALL INSTITUTE 2017

Mt. Pocono, Pennsylvania, USA

Philadelphia Great Books Council
Nov ?? POETRY WEEKEND 2017

Menlo Park, California, USA

Great Books Council of San Francisco

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