News from the Friday Center


Medicare Made Clear

Throughout March and April, create, connect, and explore in the Friday Center’s Daytime Enrichment Courses. All courses are Thursday mornings at the Friday Center and range from $10-$20. Visit the Friday Center website for more information or to view the entire list of daytime courses. Course Spotlight: Medicare Made Clear Instructor: Daryl Coston Thursday, April 27. 10 am – Noon Fee: $10  …




Discover Senior Entrepreneurship

Engage in discussion with leading experts on aging as they share research from a demographic, business, health, and an entrepreneurial perspective. Lecture Spotlight: Senior Entrepreneurship is not an Oxymoron: The 21st Century is the Age of Experience! Thursday, April 27 | 7-8:30 pm | $10. Students free with an ID, please RSVP to Jill Conrad. Seniors are not rocking chairs – they’re rocking the e…




Enjoy a Classic Film at the Friday Center

Throughout March and April, create, connect, and explore in the Friday Center’s Daytime Enrichment Courses. All courses are Thursday mornings at the Friday Center and range from $10-$20. Visit the Friday Center website for more information or to view the entire list of daytime courses. Course Spotlight: Movies in the Morning: Novels to Film – The Third Man Instructor: Kimball King Thursday, April…




C.S. Lewis Book Club Series

Throughout March and April, create, connect, and explore in the Friday Center’s Daytime Enrichment Courses. All courses are Thursday mornings at the Friday Center and range from $10-$20. Visit the Friday Center website for more information or to view the entire list of daytime courses. Course Spotlight: The Inkling Prophet of Oxford: C.S. Lewis Book Club Series Instructor: Danielle Christmas Thurs…




Shakespeare and War

Throughout March and April, create, connect, and explore in the Friday Center’s Daytime Enrichment Courses. All courses are Thursday mornings at the Friday Center and range from $10-$20. Visit the Friday Center website for more information or to view the entire list of daytime courses. Course Spotlight: Shakespeare and War Instructor: Christopher Armitage Thursdays, March 16 & 30, April 6…




Discover The Paris Opera Ceiling

Throughout March and April, create, connect, and explore in the Friday Center’s Daytime Enrichment Courses. All courses are Thursday mornings at the Friday Center and range from $10-$20. Visit the Friday Center website for more information or to view the entire list of daytime courses. Course Spotlight: The Paris Opera Ceiling by Marc Chagall Instructor: Vivian R. Jacobson Thursday, March 9 | 10 a…




See The Honeycutters in Concert at the Friday Center

The Friday Center for Continuing Education, in partnership with the Chapel Hill and Orange County Visitors Bureau, is proud to host its fifth annual Under the Atrium concert featuring The Honeycutters. When: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017 at 8 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. Where: The Friday Center for Continuing Education Cost: Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. **Food trucks will be on site.**…




Meet Brett, Spring 2017 Scholarship Winner

Each semester, the Friday Center awards three scholarships to part-time, degree-seeking undergraduate students age 24 or older studying at UNC-Chapel Hill. The Friday Adult Learner Scholarship is named for former UNC President Bill Friday, who strove to make a university education available to all citizens of North Carolina. Funding for the scholarship comes directly from donor contributions. Read…




Meet Owen, Spring 2017 Scholarship Winner

Each semester, the Friday Center awards three scholarships to part-time, degree-seeking undergraduate students age 24 or older studying at UNC-Chapel Hill. The Friday Adult Learner Scholarship is named for former UNC President Bill Friday, who strove to make a University education available to all citizens of North Carolina. Funding for the scholarship comes directly from donor contributions. Read…




Meet Allison, Spring 2017 Scholarship Winner

Each semester, the Friday Center awards three scholarships to part-time, degree-seeking undergraduate students age 24 or older studying at UNC-Chapel Hill. The Friday Adult Learner Scholarship is named for former UNC President Bill Friday, who strove to make a University education available to all citizens of North Carolina. Funding for the scholarship comes directly from donor contributions. Read…




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