MCC’s 2018-19 Friday Applewood Lecture Series
The Mott Community College Lifelong Learning office announces the 2018-19 Friday Applewood Lecture Series. Each month from September through May, the series offers a specially chosen program. The series is especially designed for senior citizens, but is open to everyone. Tickets at $10 in advance and $20 at the door. A complimentary continental breakfast is served at 9 a.m. prior to each lecture, with door prizes given at the end. To make reservations, call 810-762-0960.
The 2018-19 lecture season includes:
Barbara Kincaid will present “Roy and Dale Evans, Icons of the Golden West,” Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, at 10 a.m. Barbara Kincaid is an accredited Fashion Historian and Museum Curator. She will take you behind the silver screen of two movies, “King of the Cowboys,” starring Roy Rogers, and “Queen of the West,” starring Dale Evans.
Jarret Haynes will present on the restoration of the Capital Theatre on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 at 10 a.m. Haynes, Executive Director of the Whiting, will share what went into the complete restoration of this Flint gem.
Ric Mixter will present “The Most Famous Rescues on the Great Lakes,” on Friday, Nov.16, 2018, at 10 a.m., featuring the Coast Guard’s finest moments, including the tragic career of the Michigan built cutter “Escanaba
Dr. Chris Flores & Kenneth Charles Briggs will present on the “Opiod Crisis,” Friday,
Dec. 14, 2018, at 10 a.m. Dr. Chris Flores is the former Vice President of Health
Integration for Sacred Heart Rehabilitation and is a current board member of the greater
Flint Health Coalition.
The life story of Kenneth Briggs highlights the difficulties of being born into a home filled with drug and alcohol activity.
Amy Rouleau will present “The Building of the Restoration Place,” on Friday, Jan.18, 2-19, at 10 a .m., a nonprofit organization whose primary vision is to provide long-term aftercare for girls who have been sexually exploited through Human Trafficking.
Randy Conat will present on his career in television news journalism and life story on Feb. 15, 2019, at 10 a.m. Conat was hired by ABC channel 12 in 1992.
Michael Heberling, PHD., and retired Colonel, U.S. Air Force, will present on the fascinating story of the USS Akron and the USS Macon, two dirigibles commissioned by the U.S. Navy in the early 1930’s.
Michelle Wildman will present an update on the Genesee County Landbank, Friday, March 15, 2019, at 10 a.m. Wildman has been the Executive Director of the Genesee County Landbank since November, 2016.
Greg M. Miller will present on the Kettering University Centennial Celebration on Friday, April 26, 2019 at 10 a.m. He will provide great insight on 100-year-old history of what began as the Flint School of Automotive Trade in October 14, 1919.
Barbara and David Kincaid will present “The RMS Titanic- A Night to Remember,” on Friday, May 17, 2019, at 10 a.m. The Kincaides dress in authentic Edwardian vintage attire to help create the shipboard ambiance for the audience.
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