2021 “ZOOM” LECTURE SCHEDULE
1/9 County of Passaic/ The Dey Mansion 1pm L4
1/12 Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County 1:30pm L12
1/13 Township of Ocean Historical Museum 7pm L3 (abridged)
1/14 Rockaway Township Public Library 6:30pm L5
1/19 Somerset County Senior Wellness 11am L12
2/4 Mendham Township Library 7pm L3
2/10 Temple B’Nai Or 1pm L5
2/11 Library of the Chathams 7pm L5
2/18 Montville Township Public Library 1pm L5
2/18 Bernards Township Library 7pm L5
3/11 Parsippany Public Library 2pm L3
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*****THE “OVERVIEW” SERIES*****
L1-GEORGE WASHINGTON, NEW JERSEY, AND THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR
The Man...The State...The War
L2-AFTER THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR
We rebelled...We fought...We won
LET OUR COUNTRY BEGIN!
L3-“REMEMBER THE LADIES”:WOMEN DURING THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
Women, Health, and Medicine during The American Revolution
L4-REMEMBERING THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
Mark Twain once said, “Never let the truth get in the way of a good story”. How do you remember the founding of our country?
L5-GEORGE WASHINGTON and MORRISTOWN, NJ...PERFECT TOGETHER
It’s a beautiful day! Let’s take a walk. Let’s take a ride. Let’s “visually” explore the Revolutionary War/Morristown, NJ/George Washington connection. (Something you’ve been meaning to do for as long as you can remember, right? So, LET’S DO IT!)
*****THE “THEMED” SERIES*****
L6-“PAINTING” THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
The founding of our country through the eyes of the artist
L7-“THE WHOLE STORY”
So whatever happened to Aaron Burr?
So why did Benedict Arnold become a traitor?
So did all those people really fit in that small boat with Washington?
Iconic people and iconic events...THE WHOLE STORY
Anybody remember Samual Adams? (Beer?)
Maybe Ethan Allen? (Furniture?)
How about Henry Knox? (Gold?)
It’s time we remember our Forgotten Founders
L9-FALLING FROM GRACE
The “dark side” of The American Revolution
L10-“WRITING” THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
“WE THE PEOPLE” Democracy:A 2000 year journey
The documents and ideas that created our country
*****THE “lesser known” SERIES*****
L11-“lesser known” GEORGE WASHINGTON
It wasn’t easy creating a new country, but someone had to do it!
L12-“lesser known” HEROES OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
You might know their names, now learn what you might not know they did
L13-“lesser known” AMAZING WOMEN OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
They questioned! The resisted! They boycotted!
They fought! They spied! They even dueled!
The “weaker”sex? Think again!
L14-“lesser known” AMERICAN REVOLUTION
It’s the little things that count!
L15-“lesser known” BATTLES OF THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR
*****THE “AMERICAN HISTORY 101” SERIES*****
(Lectures in this series can be given individually, or in any combination)
L16-THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION IN ONE HOUR (1754-1804)
L17-THE ROAD TO REVOLUTION (1754-1776)
L18-THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR (1775-1783)
L19-AFTER THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR (1783-1804)
L20-THE “BOOKEND” WARS
The French and Indian War
The War Of 1812
*****THE “HIGHLIGHTS” SERIES*****
(A little from this lecture, a little from that lecture)
L21-LECTURE “HIGHLIGHTS” VOLUME1
L22-LECTURE “HIGHLIGHTS” VOLUME 2
L23-LECTURE “HIGHLIGHTS” VOLUME 3