Category Archives: Presentations

The Easter Rising 1916

After an enthusiastic and well received presentation on Cumberland’s own Country Music Hall of Fame member Joe Maphis, Chuck Dicken returns for an encore presentation about Ireland history.

Learn about the event that sparked the armed revolutionary period of Irish history that led to a civil war and the partial independence of Ireland and how the Easter Rising is still influencing Ireland after over 100 years.

This presentation  will take place on Thursday, March 30th at 10am to 12pm at Allegany College of Maryland Continuing Education Building Room 8, unless otherwise posted.

Attending these events requires attendees to become a member of Allegany Center of Life Long Learning.  This means registering  with Allegany College of Maryland Continuing Education course # LLL002.  The cost to register for all Allegany Center of Lifelong Learning events for a full year is $20.  Call 301-784-5341 to become a member of Course # LLL002.

Joe Maphis: Cumberland’s Country Music Hero

Learn why “The King of the Strings” deserves to be better remembered. The session will cover the significant contributions that Joe Maphis, who began his musical career in Cumberland, made to Country Music.

This presentation by Chuck Dicken will take place at Allegany College of Maryland Continuing Education Building Room 8, unless otherwise posted.   All events are on Thursdays at 10am to 12pm.

 

Allegany Center of Lifelong Learning Spring Semester

The events of the Allegany Center of Lifelong Learning Spring Semester have now been published.  They were announced in the Winter/Spring Continuing Education & Workforce Development Schedule on pages 76 and 77.

Descriptions of the events are also available on ALLCOLL.ORG.  Click on ALLEGANY LIFELONG LEARNING CALENDAR to see all upcoming events.

All events will take place at Allegany College of Maryland Continuing Education Building Room 20, unless otherwise posted.   All events are on Thursdays at 10am to 12pm.

Attending these events requires attendees to become a member of Allegany Center of Life Long Learning.  This means registering  with Allegany College of Maryland Continuing Education course # LLL002.  The cost to register for all Allegany Center of Lifelong Learning events for a full year is $20.

Call 301-784-5341 to become a member (Course # LLL002), pay $20, and then register for Course # LLL032 and LLL033.  If you attended events in the Fall of 2016 as a paid registered member, no action is required.

iPhone Class – February 2, 2017 – 10am

The 2017 Allegany Center of Lifelong Learning Spring Semester begins on Feb. 2nd.

Doug Schwab will again present an introduction to the iPhone.  In the interest of creating the best possible learning experience, Doug would like to customize the  class to best meet the needs of the attendees.  To that end, please read his list of possible topics via the following link:

IPhone class 2017

Doug has included his email id so you can tell him what it is you want to learn.