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The Lifelong Learning Center Book Club Meets Thursday

The Lifelong Learning Center (LLC) at Canisius College will hold its Spring 2022 Book Club on Thursday, March 3, at 1:30 p.m. in OM 418. 

As part of its lunchtime Brown Bag Seminar series, we will look at Sharon Kay Penman’s When Christ and His Saints Slept (1995). This historical fiction novel is about the period of English history known as The Anarchy. 

These sessions are non-scholarly, informal and relaxed, and are free and open to the public. No prior reading of the book is required. No prior knowledge of the subject is needed. Masks are required for in-person attendees or join us over Facebook Live: @LLICanisius. Bring your lunch and join the conversation. 

In-person attendees must fill out a health screening, here.

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A Mini-Exhibition by the ICMS

The faculty and staff of the Institute for Classical and Medieval Studies will showcase some favorite items from their personal collections in a one-day mini-exhibition. These items hold personal meaning to the donors and we want to share them with the Canisius community.

Visit our display in the library, next to the reception desk, on Tuesday, November 16th, between 10:00 a.m and 2:00 p.m.

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Pop into the Library for a Mini Exhibit from ICMS

Stop by the library on Tuesday, November 16 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. to view some of the favorite items collected by the ICMS faculty and staff.

Submitted by: Kristina Laun, social media & website administrator, ICMS

 

Medieval Music in the Montante Cultural Center

ArtsCanisius and the Institute of Classical and Medieval Studies present the professional debut of the musical trio Pavana. Join us for an evening of Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque music in the Montante Cultural Center on Tuesday, November 9, at 7:00 p.m.

All in-person attendees must wear a mask and practice social distancing. Donations are being requested at the door to continue to bring events like this to the community.

Submitted by: Kristina Laun, social media & website administrator, ICMS

ICMS Introduces Its New Book Club

 

The Institute for Classical and Medieval Studies introduces the ICMS Book Club. Part of its lunchtime Brown Bag Seminar series, the book club will introduce and review fiction and non-fiction books relevant to the ICMS’s fields of interest.

On Thursday, October 7 at 1:00 p.m. in OM 418, we will look at Dan Jones’ The Templars: The Rise & Spectacular Fall of God’s Holy Warriors (2017). These sessions are non-scholarly, informal and relaxed, and are free and open to the public. No prior reading of the book is required. No prior knowledge of the subject is needed. Masks are required for in-person attendees or join us over Facebook Live. Bring your lunch and join the conversation.

Submitted by: Kristina Laun, Social Media & Website Administrator, ICMS