PLATO Lectures: 2018 Series

  • January 17, 2018
  • September 05, 2018
  • 7 sessions
  • January 17, 2018, 12:30 PM 2:00 PM
  • February 14, 2018, 1:00 PM 3:00 PM
  • March 07, 2018, 1:00 PM 3:00 PM
  • April 17, 2018, 1:00 PM 3:00 PM
  • May 08, 2018, 7:00 PM 8:30 PM
  • May 09, 2018, 1:00 PM 3:00 PM
  • September 05, 2018, 1:00 PM 3:00 PM
  • Various Locations

Registration

  • Free and Open to the Public

This lecture is FREE to PLATO members and their guests.

No registration is required.

 

All lectures are FREE to PLATO members and their guests. 


Registration is not required.



The Special Events Committee has organized a series of lectures on various topics for 2018.  The following lectures are currently being organized; additional information will be posted here, as it becomes available.  


"Hurricanes, Wildfires and Climate Change ...  Cause or Effect???"

Speaker: Meteorologist Bob Lindmeier

Date: January 17, 2018

Time: 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Loc:    Oakwood Village, West, University Woods

Coord: Carrol Schiller


"Victorian's Secrets: The Revealing History of Women's Underwear" 

Speaker: Leslie Bellais, Curator of Social History

Wisconsin Historical Society 

Date: February 14, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Loc:    Oakwood Village, West, Art Center/Auditorium

Coord: Aleta Murray


"Clearing Common Misconceptions about ISLAM and Current

  Community Challenges."

Speakers: 

  • Women's Rights - Sarah Schlosser
  • Sharia Law, Jihad & Terrorism - Sheikh Alhagie Jallow
  • Current Community Challenges - Masood Akhtar
  • Muslim World Experiences - John Vaudreuil (former U.S. Attorney of Western Wisconsin.)

Date: March 7, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Loc:    Oakwood Village, West, University Wood

Coord: Mike Di Iorio


"Center for Healthy Minds"

Speakers: Center for HealthyMinds

Date: April 17, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Loc:    Capital Lakes Auditorium

         Coord: Eileen Rabson


"Patrick Marsh: A Look at its Past and Future"

Speakers: Tony Abate of Groundswell Conservancy - Moderator

Date: May 8, 2018

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Loc:    Sun Prairie Library, Sun Prairie, WI

Coord: Mike Di Iorio, Bill Eisinger

Walk: A walk around Patrick Marsh is scheduled for March 3, lead by Tony Abate of Groundswell Conservancy.  A rain date has been set for March 10, if necessary.


"Understanding Community Programs: Supporting families across the generations."

Speakers: Paul Terranova, ED of Lussier Community  Education Center

Date: May 9, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Loc:   Oakwood Village, West, University Wood

Coord: Tim Otis


"Understanding Community Programs: Importance of early childhood learning opportunities."

Speakers: Marlo Mielke, The Program Director at One  City Early Learning Center

Date: May 23, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Loc:   Oakwood Village, West, University Wood

Coord: Tim Otis


"The Science of the Beginning of Life"

Speakers: Dr. William Eisinger, phd

Date: September 5, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Loc:   Oak Park Place, 618 Jupiter Drive, 53718

Coord: Mike Di Iorio


 

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