Whallonsburg Grange Hall is beginning its new lyceum series. This time the theme is “Land and Labor: The Past, Present and Future of Farming in America.” This will be an 8-week series with lectures occurring on Tuesday nights at 7:30 pm.
The first Grange Lyceum event:
Date/Time: Tuesday, January 29, 2013. At 7:30 pm.
Topic: Creating the Land: Deglaciation of the Champlain Lowland and Northeastern Adirondacks
Speaker: David Franzi, professor of Earth and Environmental Science, SUNY Plattsburgh
Price: $5 per lecture. Students FREE
What are the Whallonsburg Grange Lyceums?
“Lyceums flourished in the United States from the mid-19th century and were important in the development of adult education. Lecturers, musicians, singers and readers traveled the “lyceum circuit,” going from town to town to entertain, speak, or debate.
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