The Hope Academy of Senior Professionals (HASP) is a peer-led institution for learning in retirement.
HASP Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
The health and wellness of our members is a top priority. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently updated their guidelines for higher risk individuals as it relates to Coronavirus (COVID-19). This includes older adults and people who have serious chronic medical conditions like heart disease, diabetes and lung disease. These recommendations include keeping space between yourself and others, avoiding crowds and, during an outbreak in your community, staying home as much as possible to further reduce your risk of being exposed.
Based on these recommendations and out of an abundance of caution, we have decided to suspend all in-person Hope Academy of Senior Professionals (HASP) programs until further notice. For the summer, we are offering remote delivery of courses with no course registration or fees for members. Updates to HASP members will be provided through email and at hope.edu/hasp. Please continue to check your email regularly for these updates.
Through a variety of courses, lectures, study groups, monthly meetings, and cultural and service events, members pursue avenues of study and engage in the exchange of ideas.
Lifelong learning and service opportunities for retirees have been a major emphasis throughout the history of the Hope Academy of Senior Professionals, which was founded in 1988 and is a member of the Lifelong Learning Institute Resource Network at Road Scholar (formerly Elderhostel).
"HASP programs foster good listening, learning, reading, sharing and the pleasure of discussion." – Dr. John Hollenbach, HASP Founder, May 31, 1988
October ~ Shaw Festival Wednesday, October 7- Friday, October 9, 2020 7:00 am depart on Wednesday...Read More
May ~ Spring Fling at Grace Episcopal Church Thursday, May 21, 2020 5:30-7:30pm Cost: free Please...Read More
We hope you have had a chance to visit the new HASP office and classroom on the main floor of And...Read More
Date: Tuesday, March 3, 2020 Time: 9:00 am Refreshments, 9:30 am Program Place: Holland Civic Cen...Read More
~ A Day of Culture in Chicago (Online registration option, see below) Friday, April 17, 2020 8:30...Read More
March ~ Great Performance Series of Spanish Brass & Dinner Friday, March 27, 2020 6:00pm dinn...Read More
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