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Lifelong Learning program offers free events starting February 8

ISSUED: 25 January 2017
MEDIA CONTACT: Valerie Owens

SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV — Shepherd University’s Lifelong Learning Program has announced a full slate of classes, brown bag lectures, and film showings for the spring semester, including several events that are free and open to the public.

The Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education is teaming up with the Lifelong Learning Program to offer a monthly film series that includes post-film discussions. These events, which take place at 6:30 p.m. in the Byrd Center’s auditorium are free and open to the public, but advanced registration is required. To reserve a seat, contact Jody Brumage, Center archivist, at Films scheduled this spring are:

The brown bag lunch lectures, which take place from 12:30-2 p.m. in the Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education multipurpose room, are:

The Lifelong Learning Program at Shepherd University is a volunteer, member-driven program dedicated to offering stimulating academic courses and activities to the community. Membership is open to all mature adults. For more information about membership and other classes, brown bag lunches, and tours offered by Lifelong Learning, visit or contact Karen Rice at 304-876-5135.

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