Virginia Tech: A Survivor’s Perspective on Trauma & Recovery with Lisa Hamp
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 6:30pm
Lisa Hamp was a junior at Virginia Tech, and was present during the April, 2007 shooting. She shares her first-hand testimony of the shooting and her recovery journey afterwards. She describes how her class built a barricade to prevent the shooter from entering their classroom, and her struggle to find her new normal after the shooting. Lisa discusses the impacts of trauma, the aftermath of mass violence, and how we can better prepare for and mitigate the active shooter threat.
Trump at Mid-term with Matt Kerbel
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 6:30pm
The mid-term election is a moment of truth for the Trump administration, with control of congress and numerous state governments on the line. Political analyst and commentator Matt Kerbel will make sense of the results and discuss how they will shape politics for the remainder of the decade.
Good Night Ladies: The Life Story of Nancy Penn Smith Hannum
with Christianna Hannum
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 6:30pm
Christianna Hannum was born on a farm in Pennsylvania and spent her childhood riding horses with her grandmother – a legendary horsewoman and one of the world’s greatest Masters of Foxhunting. Her film, ‘Goodnight Ladies’ is an award winning documentary that tells the story of Master of Fox Hounds Nancy Penn Smith Hannum, and the legacy she left behind. The film is the winner of the EQUUS Film Award, a Rome Finalist and was screened at the 2018 World Equestrian Games.
From Radical Homemaker to Radical Entrepreneur with Shannon Hayes
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 6:30pm
Author, speaker, business owner, blogger and farmer – Shannon Hayes presents a thoughtful and impassioned view on what it means to live well. Combining domesticity, love of community and entrepreneurial fire, she’s fueled a world worth living in and hearing about.
Who am I now that I’m not who I was?
with Julie May
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 6:30pm
Julie May (singer, actor, director) and friends in celebration of her life and performance (including songs from 25+ years of performances in the Greater Delaware Valley). Anyone can be a star! It’s never too late to start.
The Chester County Bar Association presents SCOTUS in Action
with Dean Rodney Smolla & Hon. Judge Juan Sanchez
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 6:30pm
A new edition of one of the highlights of the 2018 season, Dean Rodney Smolla and Judge Juan Sanchez will dramatize a hearing before the US Supreme Court in a current, controversial and complex case.