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June 6: Lincoln University, Ware Little Theater

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June 6, 2012 11:00 am
End:
June 6, 2012 1:00 pm
Venue:
Ware Little Theater, Lincoln University
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1570 Baltimore Pike, Lincoln University, PA, United States, 19352

We’re going back to Lincoln University to talk to educators attending an NEH Summer Institute as well as residents of two nearby retirement communities, Jenners Pond and Ware Presbyterian. We’re just one event in four days of meetings, panels and speakers at Lincoln.

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