What’s Up Houston?

What's up Houston

Houston is an utterly amazing place brimming with unique organizations, things to do and places to visit. This series of classes features guest speakers who tell us about these organizations, events and fun and educational places we can visit with possible volunteer opportunities.

This class meets from 10 am until 11 am on the Thursdays
(when LEOH is in session.)

Here is the schedule for our 2019 Spring Session:

March 21:
Kimberly Patel, Volunteer Services Regional Manager,American Red Cross, discusses the functions and projects of the Red Cross and volunteering.

March 28:
Rachel Helbing, MLIS, 
Director of Library Services for the Health Sciences, University of Houston Libraries, tells us how to evaluate medical articles on the website.

April 4:
Stephen Klineberg, PhD,  Director, Kinder Institute, Professor Emeritus, Rice University, discusses the 2018 Kinder Report.

April 11:
Calli Bowers, Marketing Assistant, Reach Healthcare Services, presents the services that are offered by Reach.

April 18:
Kelly McCann, Project Specialist, Houston-Galveston Area Council, presents information on elder abuse as part of the Elder Justice Project.         

April 25:
Monty Patch, Volunteer, AARP, offers a financial workshop for people over 50 years of age.

May 2:
Maria Gaztambide, PhD, Director and Chief Curator of Public Art, University of Houston, reveals the Public Art available at the University.