LEARNING TO LIKE THE WORLD:
A Class for Young People
Taught by Robert Murphy & Barbara Allen
Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 11 AM
“We Run, Sit, & Think! — How Can We Put Together Motion & Rest?“
Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 11 AM
“Does Food Show the World Is Our Friend?”
Note: This class will not be held in June, July, and August, but will resume on September 15, 2018.
This workshop for young people between the ages of 5 and 12 teaches that their deepest desire is to know and like the world, and that everything—from a flower to mathematics to their mothers—can be used to like the world. We discuss (for example) Animals, Sports, Food, Imagination, Conversations, Friends, Poetry, Art, Music. Some subjects: Happiness Means You and the World Are a Team!; Books Can Take Your Feelings Everywhere!; Hurray for People—They’ve Got Insides Like Yours!
Monthly Class (no advance registration needed)
3rd Saturday of each month, 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM
FACULTY BIOS: Barbara Allen, Robert Murphy
See articles: “Why Young Men Are Bored and Angry” by Robert Murphy, and “Ninth Graders Learn about Opposites in Reality, Literature, and Themselves” by Barbara Allen