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Welcome to Osher on Demand! Here, you can find a wide variety of online resources including virtual tours, local guides, curated articles, TED Talks, lectures from our local Osher presenters, programs from Institutes across the country, and more. Check back each week for new posts.

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Recent Posts

Celebrate China Night at Boise State University
Lunar New Year Celebration on January 21
First Friday Astronomy Event on January 6
Spring 2023 Catalog Available Now!
First Friday Astronomy Lecture on December 2
Brandt Foundation Lecture: Steven H. Hanke

Earth Sciences, Life Sciences, and Environment

Lecture Series Available Now!
Article: Invasive Plants in Idaho's Wildlands
Archaeology Month at Celebration Park
Earth Day 2022: Invest in Our Planet
Article: Everything in Your Orange Bags
Article: Biodiversity: Nature by Another Name

Health and Well-Being

Carl and Jean Grosz Health Sciences Lecture Series: Jim Yong Kim, MD
Mindful Movement for Healthy Aging
Video: Innovations in Healthy Aging
Stanford Center on Longevity
Walk With a Doc Aloha Adventure
Article: COVID-Safe Exercise Ideas for Older Adults This Winter

Philosophy, Arts, and Humanities

Blue Galleries Exhibit: Notes for Tomorrow
New Exhibits in Student Union Galleries
Idaho Review Wins Two 2022 Pushcart Prizes
Literature for Lunch on April 22
The Idea of Nature Lecture Series: Florence Williams
Stars of Steinway April Performances

Physical Sciences, Technology, and Engineering

First Friday Astronomy Lecture on December 2
First Friday Astronomy Lecture on October 7
Images From The James Webb Space Telescope
First Friday Astronomy Lecture on May 6
First Friday Astronomy Lecture on April 1
First Friday Astronomy Lecture on March 4

Public Affairs, History, Business, and Current Events

Lunar New Year Celebration on January 21
Brandt Foundation Lecture: Steven H. Hanke
37th Annual Frank Church Conference on Oct. 6
Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month
Event: Chinese Mining Heritage and History in Idaho
The History of Pride

Ukraine Crisis Information

City Club Evening Conversation - Recording Available
Ukraine Crisis News and Support Sites

Community Resources

StoryCorps is Coming to Boise!
International Museum Day
Happy Hoofers of Boise
Event: Virtual Community Conversation With Jason Karlawish, MD
City Club Virtual Conversation on December 7
City Club Virtual Conversation on August 25

From the Osher Institute Community

Free Event: OLLIs at Berkshire Community College and University of Richmond
Free Taste of OLLI Summer Speaker Series
Fall 2022 Catalog Available Now!
A New Era for the Osher Institute
New Osher SIG! Wednesday Morning Summer Social
New Osher Lecture Coming in May!

Recommended Reading and Authors

Article: The Best Books of 2021
Article: 5 1/2 Things to Read in Honor of Women's History Month
Article: 5 1/2 Things to Read in Honor of Black History Month
Article: Now Read This Book Club Pick for January

Osher Recipe Share

Recipe: Tijuana Tidbits
Recipe: Chocolate Zucchini Cake with Chocolate Buttercream Frosting
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