SLU classes will soon be in session starting February 2

SLU class schedule All classes will be held at First Congregational Church and are $6 unless otherwise noted. Some of the art, mobile devices and writing classes require pre-registration. • Roy Chapman Andrews, Feb. 2, 1-3 p.m. Free. • Shostakovich’s music, Feb. 15 and 22, 1-3 p.m. $12 • Francis Willard and social justice, Feb. 16, 1-3 p.m. • Fused snowflake class, The Glass Garden, 25. W. Milwaukee St., Janesville, Feb. 16, 1-3 p.m., $27. • Underground railroad, Feb. 21, 9-11 a.m. • The Concerto, Feb. 23, 1-3 p.m. • Ken Forbeck and organ donation, Feb. 28, 1-3 p.m. • Wright Museum of Art, March 2, at Wright Museum, 1-3 p.m. • Creative Writing, March 6, 13, 20, 27, and April 3 and 10, 2-4 p.m., Georgina Stenstrom Learning Center, $36. • Mobile devices, basic, Beloit College Library, March 6, 1-3 p.m. • Mobile devices, advanced, Apple, Beloit College Library, March 7, 1-3 p.m. • Mobile devices, advanced Android/Amazon Fire, Beloit College Library, March 8, 1-3 p.m. • Big Hill Park, March 10, 1-3 p.m. • Hearing aid technologies, March 14, 1-3 p.m. • Urban forests, March 15, 9-11 a.m. • WWII Memorials and politics, March 16, 9-11 a.m. • History of Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, March 16, 1-3 p.m. • Hollywood and the Fourth Estate, March 17, 9-noon. • Calculus, March 22, 9-11 a.m. • Dr. Kenneth Gold, March 23, 9-11 a.m. • Germany, March 24, 1-3 p.m. • Muslim and Christian history, March 27, 1-3 p.m. • Historic road trips, March 29, 1-3 p.m. • Othello, April 4 and 11, 1-3 p.m., $12 • Decluttering and downsizing, April 6, 1-3 p.m • Murder of President James Garfield, April 11 and 13, 9-11 a.m. $12 • Antarctica, April 12, 9-11 a.m. • National Weather Service, April 17, 9-11 a.m. • Chicago’s World Fair and Beloit history, April 18 and 25, 1-3 p.m., $12. • History of Fire Prevention, April 19, 9-11 a.m. • Beloit International Film Festival, April 21, 28 and May 5 and 12, 9-noon. $24. • Ben Franklin and Smallpox, April 26, 1-3 p.m. • Rotary Botanical Gardens, Thursday, April 27, 9-11 a.m. • Korean Peninsula, April 27, 1-3 p.m.

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