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January is wellness month, and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Auburn University, OLLI at Auburn, will mark the occasion with two lectures and a wellness fair.

The lectures are courtesy of the Alice M. Leahy Family, who sponsor an annual lecture series in memory of their mother, Alice, who was devoted to lifelong learning and to OLLI.

On Jan. 15 at 1 p.m., Dr. David S. Geldmacher will discuss Memory and the Aging Brain. Geldmacher is professor of neurology and director of the Division of Memory Disorders and Behavioral Neurology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He will talk about memory disorders and behavioral neurology as it concerns the older adult.

On Jan. 20 at 1 p.m., Kali Lightfoot, the founding executive director of the National Resource Center for OLLI, will present a program titled “Work in Progress: Aging into the 21st Century.”

A Wellness Expo for OLLI at Auburn will be held Jan. 28 from 1 to 3 p.m. Attendees will meet representatives from Auburn University Health Programs: Tiger Fit, Harrison School of Pharmacy, Speech and Hearing Clinic, Office of Accessibility, Social Work Program, Counseling Services, Nursing, Kinesiology and many more.

All of the events will be at the Clarion Inn & Suites, 1577 S. College St. in Auburn.

A complete schedule and description of the courses can be found at this websiteFor more information about OLLI at Auburn and Winter Term 2015 classes, please call Linda Shook, OLLI at Auburn director, at (334) 844-3105 or email her at OLLI at Auburn offers academic, not for credit programs for adults, aged 50 years or older. OLLI at Auburn is a program of the Office of the Vice President for University Outreach at Auburn University. OLLI at Auburn.