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What's Next, Alabama? Place-Based, Deliberative Learning in the Classroom
April 5, 2018
What's Next, Alabama? Place-Based, Deliberative Learning in the Classroom

High school social studies teachers, future teachers, media specialists and other supporters of education are invited to participate in a one-day, free workshop on “What’s Next, Alabama? Place-Based, Deliberative Learning in the Classroom” on Tuesday, April 17 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Pebble Hill in Auburn. 
 

Becoming the Beloved Community
March 27, 2018
Becoming the Beloved Community

The public is invited to “Fifty Years Later:1968- 2018 Race and Faith in the U.S.,” a talk by Sarah Collins-Rudolph, the survivor of the bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham and sister of Addie Mae Collins, on Wednesday, April 4 at 1 p.m. at Pebble Hill.

Reading by Kiese Laymon
March 22, 2018
Reading by Kiese Laymon

The public is invited to a reading by Kiese Laymon, author of How to Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America and Long Division, on Thursday, March 29 at 6 p.m. 

Vernut'sya Na Yug: A Russian Linguist's Perspective on the South
March 20, 2018
Vernut'sya Na Yug: A Russian Linguist's Perspective on the South

Diana Iaromich, St. Petersburg native and Fulbright Fellow teaching Russian at Valdosta State University in Georgia, will discuss “Vernut’sya na yug: A Russian Linguist’s Perspective on the South” on Thursday, March 29 at 4 p.m. at the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities at Pebble Hill. 

Book Talk: A New Pathway to World Peace
March 1, 2018
Book Talk: A New Pathway to World Peace

The public is invited to a book talk with Ted Becker, author of A New Pathway to World Peace: From American Empire to First Global Nation, on Tuesday, March 20 at 4 p.m. at Pebble Hill.

Screening and Discussion of American Creed
February 20, 2018
Screening and Discussion of American Creed

The public is invited to a screening and discussion of American Creed, a co-production of Citizen Film and WTTW Chicago, on Thursday, March 1 at 6 p.m. at Pebble Hill.

Book Talk: Christian Bend
February 15, 2018
Book Talk: Christian Bend

Join the Lee County Literacy Coalition and the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities for a book talk by Karen Spears Zacharias, author of Christian Bend, on Thursday, February 22 at 4 p.m. at Pebble Hill.  

Book Talk: The Moral Compass of Public Relations
February 13, 2018
Book Talk: The Moral Compass of Public Relations

The public is invited to a book talk by Brigitta Brunner, editor of The Moral Compass of Public Relations, on Tuesday, February 20 at 4 p.m. at Pebble Hill.  

Book Talk: Peacebuilding in a Fractious World
January 25, 2018
Book Talk: Peacebuilding in a Fractious World

The public is invited to a book talk with Richard Penaskovic and Paul Harris, editor and contributor to Peacebuilding in a Fractious World: On Hoping against All Hope, on Tuesday, February 6 at 4 p.m. at Pebble Hill.

Remembering the Great War at Drake Middle School
Remembering the Great War at Drake Middle School

“Remembering the Great War,” a traveling exhibit on Alabama and World War One, will be open to the public on Thursday, February 1 from 10 a.m. to noon at Drake Middle School in Auburn.  A team of 6th grade students have researched various aspects of the war and will be on hand to offer additional information on the panels, artifacts, and themes of the exhibit. 

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