The Donovan Forum Series, sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Kentucky, has announced its October programming.

Sessions take place from 2-3 p.m. on Thursdays at the Lexington Senior Center, 195 Life Lane.

Light refreshments are served the first Thursday of each month at 1:45 p.m.

October’s sessions include:

* October 3: Will We Ever Have a Woman President? Susan Bordo, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, University of Kentucky

* October 10: From the Pulpit to the Legislature Kelly Flood, State Representative, Kentucky General Assembly

* October 17: There’s a Butterfly In It: Caring for Children When Families Fall Apart Viola Miller, Ph.D., Retired Commissioner, Department of Children’s Services, Kentucky and Tennessee

* October 24: The Joys of Doing Oral History: Stories from Peace Corps Volunteers and African Immigrants Angene and Jack Wilson, Co-Authors, “Voices from the Peace Corps: Fifty Years of Kentucky Volunteers”

* October 31: Creepy Collections: Stories Behind the Eerie Artifacts at the Kentucky Historical Society Beth Caffery Carter, Registrar, Kentucky Historical Society

For more information, visit the Office of Lifelong Learning at