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OASIS events for May 2008

OASIS, the enrichment program for adults 50 and older, offers the following classes and events during May. Unless otherwise stated, they are held at the OASIS Education Center, on the fourth floor of the Macy's store in downtown Portland, 621 S.W. Fifth Ave.

For registration, class locations and more information, call 503 241-3059 or visit www.oasisnet.org/portland.

Intergenerational

Children's Theatre Behind the Scenes and Play - Wednesday, May 14, 1 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Northwest Children's Theatre, 1819 N.W. Everett St.; $12.

Arts

Paper Lantern Workshop - Wednesdays, May 14 and May 21, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., OASIS Conference Room; $35.

Money Folding Workshop - Tuesday, May 20, 1 to 3 p.m., OASIS Conference Room; $12.

Kaleidoscope Camera: Diversity of the Immigrant Experience Through Film - Thursdays, May 22 through June 12, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., OASIS Large Classroom; $35.

Taste of Modern Art - Wednesdays, May 28 through June 4, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., OASIS Large Classroom; $25.

Musical Mood Contrasts: A Piano Concert - Wednesday, May 28, 2 to 3:30 p.m., OASIS Large Classroom; $7.

Community Affairs and Public Information -Meet Commissioner Sam Adams, Friday, May 9, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at Calaroga Terrace; free.

Computer classes

OASIS Class Registration Online (My Oasis) -Friday, May 2, 1 to 3 p.m., OASIS Computer Lab; free.

Photos and Clipart with WORD - Wednesdays, May 7 and 14, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., OASIS Computer Lab; $30.

Shop and Travel Online - Wednesday, May 7, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., OASIS computer Lab; $30.

E-Mail - How Do I get Started? - Thursday, May 8, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., OASIS Computer Lab; $20.

Backing Up Your Computer Data Wednesday, May 14, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.; $30.

PowerPoint Introduction - Wednesdays, May 21 and May 28, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., OASIS Computer Lab; $30.

iTunes/iPod - Wednesday, May 21, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., OASIS Computer Lab; $30.

E-Mail - Getting More Out of It - Thursday, May 22, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., OASIS Computer Lab; $20.

Maintaining a Laptop - Wednesday, May 28, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., OASIS Computer Lab; $30.

Going, Going, Gone! Buying and Selling on eBay and Craigslist - Thursday, May 29, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., OASIS Computer Lab; $20.

Fitness

ExerStart - Mondays and Wednesdays, May 12 through June 18,10 to 11 a.m., Legacy Good Samaritan Fitness Center (no class May 26 or June 4); $50.

Tap Dancing - Wednesdays, May 14 through July 30, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., Legacy Good Samaritan Fitness Center; $84.

Beyond Beginning Tai Chi - Wednesdays, May 14 through July 30, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., Legacy Good Samaritan Fitness Center; $84.

Health

Taking the Mystery out of Skin Care - Tuesday, May 13, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., OASIS Large Classroom; $5.

Your Chinese Heart - Tuesday, May 13, 1 to 2 p.m., Everyday Wellness Clinic; $5.

Putting the Squeeze on High Blood Pressure -Wednesday, May 14, 1 to 2 30 p.m., Cherrywood Village; $5.

Gain Control of your Bladder and Your Life -Tuesday, May 20, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., OASIS Large Classroom; $5.

Vitamin D and Your Skin - Tuesday, May 20, 1 to 2 p.m., Everyday Wellness Clinic; $5.

Looking Younger At Any Age - Thursday, May 22, 10:30 a.m. to noon, Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center; $5.

Maintaining Your Brain - Tuesday, May 27,10:30 to 11:30 a.m., OASIS Large Classroom; $5.

All About Memory - Thursdays, May 29 through June 26, 10:30 a.m. to noon, Legacy Salmon Creek Hospital; $25.

Humanities

Great Decisions 2008: Iraq Endgame - Wednesday, May 7, noon to 1:30 p.m., OASIS Large Classroom; $5.

Great Decisions 2008: US - China Trade Policy -Wednesday, May 14, noon to 1:30 p.m., OASIS Large Classroom; $5.

Great Decisions 2008: European Integration . . . Looking Ahead - Wednesday, May 21, noon to 1:30 p.m., OASIS Large Classroom; $5.

Great Decisions 2008: Russia - Wednesday, May 28 noon to 1:30 p.m., OASIS Large Classroom; $5.

Politics of Meaning: Examination of Religious Motivations in Politics - Thursdays, May 15 through June 12, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., OASIS Large Classroom; $40.

Africa: Poor People on a Rich Continent - Tuesdays, May 20 through June 17, 10 a.m. to noon, Multnomah Arts Center; $45.

Look at China Before the Olympics Begin -Friday, May 23, 1 to 2 p.m., Calaroga Terrace; $5.

Update on Pakistan Since the Death of Benazir Bhutto - Friday, May 23, 3 to 4 p.m., Osher Lifelong Learn Institute; $5.

Update on Palestine Since the Annapolis Conference - Monday, May 26, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Terwilliger Plaza; $5.

Japanese Immigration and Internment Experience - Tuesday, May 27, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., OASIS Large Classroom; $7.

Travel information

Live Your Road Trip Dream - Wednesday, May 14, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., OASIS Large Classroom; $7.

Greece and Turkey: A Trip Planning Seminar -Friday, May 30, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., OASIS Large Classroom; $7.