Shaw Festival Trip, October 2020

October ~ Shaw Festival Wednesday, October 7- Friday, October 9, 2020 7:00 am depart on Wednesday, approximate return to Holland 6:00pm Friday Cost: $450 pp double occupancy $600 pp single occupancy Travel to beautiful Niagara on the Lake, Ontario, Canada to enjoy seeing three plays: “Gypsy” a musical with lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, “The Devil’s […]

HASP Spring Fling – Thursday, May 21, 2020

May ~ Spring Fling at Grace Episcopal Church Thursday, May 21, 2020 5:30-7:30pm Cost: free Please mark Thursday evening, May 21 on your calendar to mix and mingle with your HASP friends at our annual Spring Fling. Once again, this event will be held at Grace Episcopal Church, 555 Michigan Avenue, Holland. The primary purpose […]

March 3, 2020, Monthly Program

Date: Tuesday, March 3, 2020 Time: 9:00 am Refreshments, 9:30 am Program Place: Holland Civic Center (150 W 8th Street) Program: Ocean Acoustics: The Art of Sound in The Sea -Lindsay Olson, Art and Science Artist We are visual creatures. But underwater, visibility falls off dramatically and the kinds of visual observations that biologists use […]

Special Event for April 2020, Day of Culture in Chicago

~ A Day of Culture in Chicago (Online registration option, see below) Friday, April 17, 2020 8:30am depart, 9:30pm approximate return Cost: $ 115pp (Symphony) or $60 (Chicago Art Institute) (Deadline for Symphony registration is Friday, February 14) Enjoy a day of culture in Chicago either by attending a Chicago Symphony Concert or by spending […]

SIG (Small Interest Group) opportunties this semester!

SIG (Small Interest Groups) – free, member initiated groups and directed groups. • SIG for Gardeners will meet on Thursday, February 13th at 3:00 p.m. at the Zylman home located at 92 W. 40th Street. Landis will share his knowledge and experience in growing and caring for house plants. Please contact Barbara Stegink (bstegink39@gmail) if […]

February Noon Series, Friday, Feb. 21, 2020

Noon Series are free, no registration required 12 noon, Friday, Feb. 21st, HASP classroom “Follow the Yellow Brick Road” …….to Holland! Sally Laukitis, Executive Director of the Holland Area Visitors Bureau, will take us on the 5-year journey that resulted in the life-sized bronze “Wizard of Oz” statues gracing the north side of Herrick District […]

Volunteer Opportunities for winter/spring semester for Hope classes!

Second Semester Opportunities for Volunteering for Hope Classes Special thanks to the 31 HASP members who have already volunteered for Hope classes. Professor Van Duinen asked for 14 volunteers for her senior seminar and 14 volunteered. Professor Stephen Scogin asked for one volunteer and one volunteered. Developmental Psychology needs 24 volunteers and 16 have already […]

February Monthly Program, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020

Date: February 4, 2020 Time: 9:00 am Refreshments, 9:30 am Program Place: Holland Civic Center Program: Waterfront Holland – A Community Vision by Keith Van Beek, Holland City Manager and Dave Koster, BPW General Manager Waterfront Holland was a community engagement initiative between 2018 and 2019 to formulate a vision and framework for the future […]