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  • A Visit to Malawi, Online (Zoom)

    $5.00

    You will leave this class with an increased understanding of lives in other countries and the strategies residents use to survive in difficult circumstances.

  • Colorado, the 38th State, Online (Zoom)

    $5.00

    Learn some of the history of this state as you take a virtual tour through some of its scenic attractions.

  • Maine, the 23rd State, Online (Zoom)

    $5.00

    Learn some of the history of this state as you take a virtual tour through some of its scenic attractions.

  • Sarajevo and Three Towns in Bosnia

    $10.00

    Many of us recall a peek into a relatively unknown part of the world when the 1984 Winter Olympics were held in Sarajevo. We watched in horror when the city was besieged by Serbian forces from 1992 to 1996. You might remember WWI started when the Austro-Hungarian Emperor Franz Ferdinand and his wife, Sophie, the […]

  • Sweet Home Chicago: A Virtual Tour

    $20.00

    Chicago is home to awe-inspiring museums, iconic architecture, and world-famous sites — and you can explore them all virtually. We will travel around Chicago, and see some famous (and not so famous) sites. We will look at public art, the museum campus, some of the beautiful architecture that the city has to offer, and more. […]

  • The Monuments of Washington D.C.: A Virtual Tour

    $10.00

    Washington DC is full of monuments to people, groups, and events. Some, like the Lincoln Memorial, are world famous. Others are less well known, and a few others are almost unknown. In this lecture we will tour Washington DC virtually and learn about many of the monuments. We will talk about why each monument was […]

  • The Windy City? Myths, Mysteries & Lies about Chicago, Online (Zoom)

    $10.00

    Is Chicago really very windy? Did Mrs. O’Leary’s cow start the Chicago Fire? Were the Chicago Cubs cursed by a goat? Learn the truth behind these stories and more in this 2-hour class. Historian & lifelong Chicagoan Gugala will explain each story’s history and the truth behind some of the myths. You might be surprised […]

  • Virtual Tour of Bellefield Plantation at Hobcaw Barony

    $5.00

    Bellefield Plantation is a special site at Hobcaw Barony that is rich with history. While the unfurnished house isn’t open for tours, this virtual tour will give you an “inside” look at this beautiful location in spring and what life was like for Belle Baruch and her friends.  Using pictures old and new and video, […]