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Duke Ellington and the Harlem Renaissance 3/14, 3/21, & 3/28   3:15 PM /CH American Jazz grew through the talents of immigrants and Black musicians who developed music that fueled a style of music that lasted for generations.  The Cotton Club, Prohibition, Gangsters, Jewish impresarios and Black...

The Forsyte Saga  Thursdays 1:00 PM /CH This epic miniseries follows the Victorian pride of the Forsyte clan through the scandals and mistakes of the patriarch, Soames. His ways change when he sees his cherished daughter grow into a captivating young woman who carries on the family...

3/14 2:00 PM /CH Winter on the Nile: Vintage Egypt, Part I --- Egypt is one of the world's top travel destinations; her ancient temples, tombs, pyramids, and mysterious hieroglyphic writing system have enthralled visitors for generations. Organized travel to Egypt, however, is a relatively modern phenomenon. Richly illustrated...

Music Appreciation w/ Jeff Dershin 3/6, 3/13, & 3/20  7:00 PM /CH This series will feature both classical and popular music, and ask the question: What gives this piece of music the quality of “no expiration date?” Each session will start off with a short classical music video, followed...

Travels to Ancient Middle East 3/26 1:00 PM /CH Pack you map and compass as we explore the fascinating world of the ancient Mediterranean. The world's oldest civilization began there and, using a geographic and historical approach, we will discuss the significance and uniqueness of the region. Come...

Philly Senior Stage Presents: Drama Reading 3/4, 3/11, & 3/18  2:00pm Lions Gate 1110 Laurel Oak Road, Voorhees We’re holding these readings to begin to build an ongoing theatre program/drama group here at Lion’s Gate. Come meet with theatre director and teacher Robb Hutter to discuss goals and possibilities. Robb...

3/7 3:15 PM / CH The Illustrators: Norman Rockwell, N C Wyeth and Maxfield Parrish are the best known American Illustrators of the 20th Century.  Their art covered magazines such as Life, Colliers, Saturday Evening Post, Hearst’s, McClure’s and The Popular Magazine.  The genius and art of these...

Current Events Mondays 3:00pm Lions Gate 1110 Laurel Oak Road, Voorhees Join host Jeanette Axelrod as she reviews and leads discussions on the weekly news and events happening around the world. Open to the public.  Call for more information....

Thursdays 1:00 PM/ CH LIFE VIDEO SERIES NARRATED BY OPRAH WINFREY –David Attenborough's legendary BBC crew explains and shows wildlife all over planet Earth in 10 episodes. The first is an overview the challenges facing life, the others are dedicated to hunting, the deep sea and...

3/3, 3/24, & 3/31 2:30 PM/ CH COURSE DESCRIPTION:30 Masterpieces of the Ancient World offers you what few art history courses do, even in our top universities—a broad and comprehensive survey of art in the ancient world. Over the course of 36 fascinating lectures, Professor Diana...