General Information

Overview - Global Issues
Overview - Music
Sarasota Lectures
Venice Lectures

2015 Fee Schedule & Seating Policy

All ticket sales are final.


Sarasota: Monday Music sessions are held at
Church of the Palms, 3224 Bee Ridge Rd

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday Global Issues sessions are held at
First United Methodist Church, 104 S. Pineapple Ave

All lectures start at 10:30 am. Doors open 40 minutes prior to the start of the lecture.

Venice: Monday Music sessions are held at
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Venice, 1971 Pinebrook Rd.
Lectures start at 3:00 pm

Tuesday and Friday Global Issues sessions are held in the Venice Community Center, 326 S Nokomis Ave (next to the Venice Public Library), except the February 20th lecture, which will be held at the Venice Theatre, 140 West Tampa Ave.

Global Issues Lectures start at 2:30 pm on Tuesdays and 10:00 am on Fridays.

Lakewood Ranch - Global Issues lectures will be held in State College of Florida Main Auditorium, 7131 Professional Parkway East.
Lectures start at 7:00 pm.

GLOBAL ISSUES SEMINARS Seminars will be held at St. Armands Key Lutheran Church, 40 N. Adams Dr. Sarasota on Thursdays from 2:00-4:30 pm. Tickets are $30 per seminar. Many seminars sell out in advance so you are encouraged to check availability on the day of the seminar.

The purchase of a series ticket entitles the holder to attend all of the lectures in that series. To order tickets using your credit card, go to our website, All ticket sales are final.

Daily tickets to all lectures are $10 at the door. Payment may be made by cash or check only.

Compact discs of all of the Sarasota lectures are available for $10 each. You can order past, present, and future lectures in the lobby at the end of each lecture. Also available are box sets of 12 lectures of your choice for $85.

Wireless hearing enhancement systems are available free of charge at First United Methodist Church and the Venice Community Center on a first come, first served basis. Your driverís license or credit card will be retained until the receiver is returned at the end of the lecture

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