Lifelong Learners Program - Black Hawk College

Lifelong Learners Program

Program Description

Harriet Beecher Stowe                     

Presenter: Kelly and Tammy Rundle, Documentarians and Filmmakers of Fourth Wall Films

Join us as award-winning and Emmy-nominated filmmakers Kelly & Tammy Rundle of Fourth Wall Films present Becoming Harriet Beecher Stowe, a new documentary which tells the story of the writer’s life in Cincinnati, Ohio and how life-changing experiences contributed to her best-selling novel Uncle Tom’s Cabin. Beecher-Stowe lived in Cincinnati between 1832 and 1850. After her move to Maine, she adapted her Midwestern experiences and anti-slavery sentiment into America’s most influential novel.

Date:                 Thursday, Nov. 5

Location:          Quad City Botanical Center

2525 4th Avenue, Rock Island, IL

Lunch:               11:30 a.m.

Presentation:   12:15 p.m.

Fee:                   $23 (includes general admission to the Botanical Center)

Last day to register or receive a refund:  Oct. 29

In-Person CRN:  81059

 

Sounds of the Season

Our ever popular traditional holiday event returns again to kick off the season. Join us at the beautifully decorated Quad City Botanical Center to hear holiday music. Don’t miss this opportunity to continue this popular tradition. Seasonal door prizes will be given away.

Date:                 Thursday, Dec. 3

Location:          Quad City Botanical Center

2525 4th Avenue, Rock Island, IL

Lunch:               11:30 a.m.

Presentation:   12:15 p.m.

Fee:                   $23 (includes general admission to the Botanical Center)

Last day to register or receive a refund:  Nov. 24

In-Person CRN:81060