Rancho Santa Fe Senior Scene: Mark your calendars for upcoming programs


By Terrie Litwin, RSF Senior Center, executive director

Lederer on Language

On Wednesday, Sept. 19, at 2 p.m., Richard Lederer will present “Conan the Grammarian,” a common-sense approach to grammar and usage. Dr. Lederer is usage editor of “The Random House Dictionary” of the English language and author of “The Write Way.” This humorous, 90-minute lecture will be followed by a book signing. Reservations are not required.

Classical Music Appreciation with Randy Malin resumes

Instructor Randy Malin leads a class featuring music composers and the music that has endured through the ages. Classical music fans and individuals who are less familiar but want to learn more, will find this class both informative and entertaining. The series begins Monday, Sept. 17, at 2 p.m.

VA Federal Benefits for Veterans and Survivors

Please join us at the Senior Center on Wednesday, Sept. 26, at 2 p.m. for an informative presentation by Adonis Relieve from the San Diego County Veterans’ Services office. Mr. Relieve is a military retiree from the U.S. Navy and has served for many years as a Veterans Advocate/Service Officer. He is accredited with the Veterans Administration and is recognized by nine national veterans’ organizations to represent veterans and their survivors.

Topics that will be discussed include: Aid and Attendance benefit, VA Compensation (service related), and VA Pension (non-service related). Other topics related to VA benefits may be discussed if participants are interested. Mr. Relieve will be available to answer questions during and after the presentation.

Writing Workshop with Garrett Chaffin-Quiray

1st Thursday of the Month

10 a.m. to noon

(Oct. 4, Nov. 1, Dec. 6)

Rancho San Café

French Discussion Group

1st and 3rd Thursday of the Month

10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.