Lecture series for adults age 55 and older continues with vineyard lecture

April 19, 2016

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. — Senior Adults Gaining Enrichment (SAGE), an outreach program of Penn State Lehigh Valley for adults age 55 and older, will continue its spring lecture series on Friday, May 13.

Each SAGE session is held on a Friday and begins with coffee at 10:30 a.m., the featured speaker at 11 a.m., and is followed by lunch at noon. All SAGE lectures are held in Room 135 at Penn State Lehigh Valley, located at 2809 Saucon Valley Road in Center Valley.

On May 13, Mandy Tolino will present the “History and Evolution of a Vineyard and Winery.”  Tolino, who is a general manager and in charge of marketing and business development, will share her inspiration and the journey she has been on developing her family’s business, Tolino Vineyards. Tolino will detail some of the challenges and successes she has experienced being an entrepreneur and will detail the wine-making process for attendees.

Tolino has a bachelor’s degree in plant science and a master’s degree in public policy from the University of Delaware.

The cost per lecture is $20. Lunch is included. To register, contact Diane McAloon at 610-285-5066 or dmcaloon@psu.edu.

The mission of SAGE is to encourage intellectual and cultural enrichment for seniors, age 55 and older, by providing a stimulating college-level lecture, workshop, and seminar environment through a self-funded, self-directed, and member-driven program.

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    Tolino Vineyards General Manager Mandy Tolino will present the “History and Evolution of a Vineyard and Winery" lecture on May 13 at the campus in Center Valley.

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Last Updated April 19, 2016