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Let’s Talk Current Events – Earl Gross

A weekly and lively current events discussion group! Each week the group chooses a topic for a round-table debate utilizing materials from current magazines, newspapers, books, radio and television. No advance preparation needed.  Limit 24 participants.

Course Information:

Dates/Time: Monday, 10:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m., 13 weeks, 9/14-12/14 (no class 10/12)

Location: Haverhill, A/Bentley Library building, Room 112 (Note the new location!)

Cost: $30.00

CRN: 639 Course Number: LLLP1002 Section: HD


Geology, History & Politics of Plum Island – Frank Baggs

This class will include a layman’s look at Plum Island from its geological past, a history of its many uses, plus its politics up to today.  Let’s discuss this wonderful place.  A field trip will be added at the end of class.

Course Information

Dates/Time: Wednesday, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m., 6 weeks, 9/30-11/4

Location: Haverhill, Student Center Building, Room 106 (Note the new location!)

Cost: $30.00

CRN: 640 Course Number: LLLP1031 Section: HB


Intro to Genealogy – Marcelle Greenbaum

This study group is designed for those new to researching their family’s genealogy and lineage. We will focus on learning the tools and resources  available to begin a search and valuable tips to help in the process. You will gain skills that will put you well on your way to beginning to map out your genealogical history.

Course Information

Dates/Time: Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m., 4 weeks, 10/7-10/28

Location: Haverhill, Building C/Spurk, Room 105 (Note the new location!)

Cost: $30.00

CRN: 641 Course Number: LLLP1005 Section: HB