Learning Before Lunch


On November 10, join attorney Jason Frank to learn how Elder Law can help guide you in life’s journey.

Free Admission

during our fall membership drive.

Please bring a friend!

In-Person at the UNO Alumni Center 

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A speaker series offering thought-provoking programs and a chance to meet new friends

Are you an active adult interested in lifelong learning... a retiree eager to expand your social network... a student of life looking to expand your horizons?

Learning Before Lunch is a monthly series of talks designed to spark meaningful conversations about the local community of New Orleans. Come together with friends and neighbors to hear entertaining and well-informed speakers discuss their passions: captivating explorations of the people and places that make New Orleans one of the world's most interesting cities.

Learning Before Lunch enters the new decade with a wide range of speakers and topics of interest to the general community. The monthly speakers we are lining up for 2022 include authors, musicians, scientists, artists, economists, and a host of other talented individuals with fascinating stories to tell.

Join us on the second Thursday of each month. Meetings are presented Live and via Zoom for an entertaining hour with our featured speaker. 

Speakers begin at 10:00 Central Time; end at 11:00


October 13th 

Restoring the Delta
David Muth

Director for the Mississippi River Delta Restoration Program

Learn the history of southeast Louisiana, its current physical predicament, and a potential future for its people and wildlife from David Muth.

David has had lifelong love of the delta. He served for three decades managing Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, was President of the Louisiana Ornithological Society, and now works for the National Wildlife Federation.
November 10th 

Elder Law: Legal Issues that Impact Seniors

Jason Frank

President, Frank, Frank & Scherr, LLC 


Elder Law focuses on maintaining and retaining control over your life, wealth, and health care decisions. Join attorney Jason Frank to learn about how this newly evolved practice of law can help guide you in life’s journey.

Jason has devoted much of his career to the practice of Elder Law, authoring books, serving in government, and lecturing on Elder Law issues.

December 8th 

Modine’s Christmas

Liz Scott

Author and Humorist

Join Liz Scott, creator of Modine Gunch, whose column has appeared in New Orleans Magazine every month since 1986.

A Loyola University Journalism graduate, Liz later taught there for 15 years and was advisor to the school newspaper. 
Thursday of
each month

UNO Alumni and Visitors Center

Doors open at 9:30 
Lecture ends at 11:00

Come early to have coffee, pastry, and chat with other attendees.

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We hope to see you soon!