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Travel: Israel & the Shofar

  With Paul and Iris Harnett The Shofar, in Judeo-Christian tradition, is the silver trumpet by which God and His Angels will announce significant events signaling the End of Days. Paul has been fascinated by the Shofar for many years, and by the Jewish history surrounding it. Last year Paul and Iris spent six weeks [...]

French Conversation (Beginner) With Nicole Bellay

Image of Rural Quebec  Treat yourself new language This course is for the absolute beginner, with an introduction to a new language provided in a relevant manner. You will build your vocabulary and learn the different sounds to be able to speak an “International French". No tests or exams, just learning in a fun and casual [...]

French Conversation (Intermediate) with Michelle Gauthier

Quebec City This course builds on your foundation knowledge to improve your French-language skills for travel or to help kids or grandkids with their French homework. Increase your vocabulary, learn key words to form a sentence, practice situational conversation, all in a fun and casual way.This course builds on your foundation knowledge to improve your French-language [...]

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French Conversation (Advanced)

  This course is for the confident converser, practice real conversations, polish your accent, increase your vocabulary, and expand your grammatical knowledge, all in a fun and casual way.   With Michelle Gauthier Day: Monday Times: 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Advanced Session Dates (Spring Program 7 Sessions) Series #1:  April 24, May 1, 8, 15, Holiday, [...]

Music: Golden Age of Radio

With Ed Wilson Let’s travel down memory lane with Ed Wilson on the Golden Age of Radio. The old-time radio era, sometimes referred to as the Golden Age of Radio, was an era of radio programming in the United States during which radio was the dominant electronic home entertainment medium. It began with the beginning [...]

The Importance of Books Beyond Text

With Brian Murdoch A pre-festival program for the 10th Annual Writers & Readers Festival Quite apart from the beauty of the craft of fine publishing, we may learn a great deal from the social context and historical perspective of a volume. This two-hour session will provide a context for such evaluation, but will also address [...]

Canadian Literature: Mazo de la Roche

With Ron Dart A pre-festival program for the 10th Annual Writers & Readers Festival More famous than Lucy Maude Montgomery in her time, most famous for her ‘Jalna’ series, or the Whiteoak Chronicles. The series tells the story of one hundred years of the Whiteoak family covering from 1854 to 1954. Learn more about this [...]

Civilization and the Transition to Global Community

    With Harold Rosen (www.interfaitheducation.org) A sense of world history often emerges as we mature individually. A parallel process applies to humanity collectively, as broad patterns become more visible. We can now see that by the year 1500, four long-standing, regional civilizations were dominant - China, India, Christian Europe, and Islamic Middle East - [...]

Book Sale

Our Book Sale is ongoing. Build your library and come out and support the Lifetime Learning Center. Books and cd donations accepted. Winter Spring 2017 1st Tuesday of the Month January 3, February 7, March 7, April 4, May 2, and June 6, 2017 Open 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM Funds raised by the books [...]