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San Diego Independent Scholars is a warm, social community of inquisitive adults who enjoy gathering to study the arts, sciences, literature and more. With featured speakers and regular meetings, we provide educational and cultural events for our members to enjoy.

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Lecture of the Month

Because of COVID-19, SDIS March events are rescheduled for April and will meet via ZOOM or other remote means.

Guest Speaker: Kim Signoret Paar
Date & Time: Saturday, April 18th at 1:30pm
Where We Meet: Meeting will be via Zoom

Joining a ZOOM meeting is easy: VIDEO TUTORIAL

Simple instructions will be emailed to each SDIS member, along with an invitation to a practice meeting that includes a help session and a tutorial. We hope that members of each study group will practice together during March, to be comfortable for April meetings…

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Our Study Groups & Other Activities

These activities, along with our dynamic monthly lectures, represent just some of the varied
interests of our members. SDIS offers many opportunities for lively discussions!

COLLOQUY CAFE
(WORD CONCEPTS)

CULTURE

FILM

GENERAL RELATIVITY
(PHYSICS)

NEUROSCIENCE

READING
EXPERIENCE

INSIDE
POLITICS

DINING
EVENTS

SOCIAL
ACTIVITIES

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NOT A MEMBER YET?   We welcome guests to join us for a complementary Study Group of their choice.  

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What Members Say

“I was looking for something like the study groups. I’m so glad I found SDIS. My life is richer because of it. “

-Barbara

“At SDIS I get to spend time with some terrific, interesting people.”

-Alvin

“I’ve been stimulated intellectually by SDIS activities and have been delighted by the people I’ve met.I have been encouraged to write when I otherwise wouldn’t have, and have been introduced to subjects I didn’t know about.”

-Gerry

SDISIT’S FOR THOSE WHO
TREASURE A LIFE OF THE MIND.