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Grange Lyceum: The Formation of the Adirondacks

February 4, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

| $5

Our Wild Home: Six talks on the history and place of the Adirondacks

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. The current Lyceum Series at the Grange continues this tradition with lectures and programs of interest to the community. (Whallonsburg Grange)

Wild Beginnings: The Formation of the Adirondacks,
with David Franzi, professor of Earth & Environmental Science, SUNY

Presentation on the geological beginnings of the mountains and the Champlain Valley.
David has been doing field research looking at the impact of the Ice Age and other
formative events in the region.

Details

Date:
February 4, 2014
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$5
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Venue

Whallonsburg Grange Hall
1610 NYS Route 22
Whallonsburg, NY 12936 United States
Phone:
(518) 963-4170
View Venue Website

Organizer

Whallonsburg Grange Hall
Phone:
(518) 963-4170
Email:
admin@thegrangehall.info
View Organizer Website

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