First Congregational Church

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801 Bushnell

(corner of Park & Bushnell)

Beloit, WI 53511

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The Society for Learning Unlimited (SLU)

The Society for Learning Unlimited (SLU) is a non-profit organization at Beloit College.  It offers many opportunities to explore cultural and intellectual interests in a stimulating environment.  Learning new skills encourages personal growth, enhances emotional and mental health, and provides a more meaningful life.

Requirements for SLU Membership

  1. Enthusiasm for lifelong learning

  2. 50 years of age or older

  3. $5.00 per semester for membership dues

To receive your Spring 2020 SLU catalog of topics offered:

Beloit College, Box #229

700 College Street​

Beloit, WI 53511-5595

Office located at 627 Church Street, Beloit, WI

 

Pat Raymer, Executive Administrator

FEBRUARY SLU PROGRAMS

 

KICKOFF Wednesday, FEBRUARY 5, 1PM - Ken Regez a long time film collector and archivist will present a collection of sound and silent films.  He is having a film shown on PBS in February.  Free, and open to the public.

 

Friday, Feb 7, 1PM - 3PM - Ellen Joyce, Assoc Prof. & Beatric McKenzie, Prof. of History, Beloit College will present a program on "Immigrants who came to Beloit in Search of factory Work.  

 

Wednesday, Feb 12,  1PM - 3PM - Copper Tooling - Dee Fischer - Artist and Crafts person. You will make a piece of copper - Offsite. Check catalog.

 

Thursday, Feb 13,  1PM - 3PM - Lori Luther, Beloit City Manager will discuss Beloit growth.

 

Thursday, Feb 20,  1PM - 3PM -Rongal Watson will discuss reparations and the implications for American Social and Political life

 

Tuesday, Feb 25, 9AM - 11AM -  Phil Chen will present "The 2020 Primaries and Caucuses"

 

Tuesday, Feb 25, 1PM - 3PM - Galin Berrier will present "Three Famous Black Lives"

 

Wednesday, Feb 26, 1PM - 3PM - Rob LaFleur, Professor of History and Anthropology will present "Shaping the Past".

 

Thursday, Feb 27,  1PM - 3PM - Current Climate Change - presented by Jay Zambito, Assoc. Prof. of Geology.

 

Please call 608-312-2116 for further info or email slu@beloit.edu

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