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World Affairs: Past and Present (AIL Class)
October 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 18, 2021
Explore world affairs! See below for specific topics.
Classes are held every Thursday, from 11:00-11:55 a.m., during the fall 2021 AIL semester (Sep 30th – Nov 18th).
Every participant must enroll in AIL for the semester. The semester enrollment fee is $55 which allows participation in any/all AIL classes during the semester. To register for AIL, or for more information on the program, go here.
All AIL classes will meet both:
• Physically in the Unitarian Universalist Church (2709 Hunter Mill Rd, Oakton, VA 22124). Attendees must show proof of vaccination and wear a mask.
• Virtually by Zoom. Registered enrollees for AIL will receive a Zoom link by email. If you do not receive a Zoom link, please contact the office at 703.281.0601.
Note: during inclement weather, AIL will follow the Fairfax County School System determination of cancellation or delay.
The following is the current schedule of topics by date:
• Sep 30 “Current Issues Impacting the Hunter Mill District” – Supervisor Walter Alcorn, Hunter Mill District
• Oct 7 “Putin’s Playbook: Russia’s Secret Plan to Defeat America” – Rebekah Koffler – Former DIA Officer (Author)
• Oct 14 “John Adams: The Boston Massacre – Right to Legal Representation” (Mark Sierakowski)
• Oct 21 “John Adams: The Continental Congress – Voices for and Against Independence” (Mark Sierakowski)
• Oct 28 “Mark Twain Troupe” (Mark Twain Players)
• Nov 4 “What is the 13th Amendment?” (Leigh Kitcher/Liberty Amendments Group of Vienna)
• Nov 11 “The United States Supreme Court” (Major General Bill Suter/Clerk of the Court for 12 years & Max Johnson/Falcon’s Landing
• Nov 18 Canceled due to conflict with Bountiful Harvest Thanksgiving Lunch
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