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The Hidden History of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol

This fascinating program takes a close-up look at the literary genius of Charles Dickens, England’s most celebrated Victorian novelist, and explores the hidden history behind the author’s 1843 Christmas classic. Author Rochelle Pennington offers behind-the-scenes insights into the epic influence of Dickens’ immortal characters: Ebeneezer Scrooge, Jacob Marley, and a trio of Christmas ghosts.

Event Date: 
Oct

The Hidden History of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol

This fascinating program takes a close-up look at the literary genius of Charles Dickens, England’s most celebrated Victorian novelist, and explores the hidden history behind the author’s 1843 Christmas classic. Author Rochelle Pennington offers behind-the-scenes insights into the epic influence of Dickens’ immortal characters: Ebeneezer Scrooge, Jacob Marley, and a trio of Christmas ghosts.

Event Date: 
Oct

I LOVE PIZZA: Explore Southern Italy

Join avid European wanderer Ralph Danielsen on a journey to beautiful Southern Italy, which includes Naples, birthplace of the Pizza Pie. This travelogue will take us from Adriatic fishing towns to the gorgeous Amalfi coast, animated Napoli to charming Capri, perfect beach resorts to mighty Vesuvius. Come for the program and stay to check out our Pizza exhibit.

Event Date: 
Mar

Practice ACT/SAT

Grades 9-12 can sign up to get a taste of both the SAT and ACT tests in this free practice session provided by Kaplan. Bring a calculator and number 2 pencil. Registration by January 30 is required - no walk-ins will be allowed. Your score will be calculated on-site before you leave!

Event Date: 
Feb

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