Session Programs

Current Programs

Program Information

Morning Programs are Scheduled from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and afternoon programs from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED IN THE PROGRAM DESCRIPTION.

Presenters designated with an asterisk (*) following their names are current members of the ARA.

Program Changes and Weather Cancellations

ARA is now notifying members, via-email, with up-to-date information regarding program changes, cancellations, etc., but ONLY if you have signed up for this service on this years membership form. Membership sign up forms will be available at General Meetings, on the website and by contacting ARA Membership Director.

Program sessions will be cancelled for weather-related conditions if the Oyster River School District cancels school. Members should check their e-mail if they've signed up for information updates or turn to WMUR Channel 9 for school cancellation announcements.

Program Disclaimers

The Active Retirement Association seeks to provide programs that are intellectually stimulating and create opportunities for members to broaden their scope of interests. Programs of a controversial nature may be presented on occasion, but ARA does not endorse the viewpoints or opinions of its lecturers, nor does use of a facility constitute ARA endorsement of the beliefs or policies of that facility. ARA is not affiliated with any political, religious, ethnic, or special interest group.

ARA, its officers and content providers, shall not be liable for any loss or damage arising from or otherwise connected to your voluntary participation in any program, POD, activity or event.

Locations & Directions

Durham Evangelical Church is on Route 108 between Durham and Dover. Please use the lower parking lot at the church.

Durham Community Church is at 17 Main Street, Durham, between the traffic light on Route 108 and the downtown area. Use the lower parking lot at the Community Church for access to the Activity Room.

Kittery Community Center: 120 Rogers Rd., Route 236, Kittery, ME. Take I-95 N. Take Exit 2, ME-235 toward US-1/ Memorial Traffic Circle. Turn slight right onto ME-236 S. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Rogers Rd/ME 236. 120 Rogers Rd. is approximately ½ mile on the left.