Growing up Arab American in post 9/11 US

Reem Hilal, Ph,D., is Associate Professor of Arabic at Allegheny College.  She will speak to us of the joys and challenges of growing up as an Arab and a Muslim American, with some thoughts about what her experiences tell us about our culture.  

How to Garden; and Other Secrets to a Long and Healthy Life

We’ll talk about gardening as a balm for your spirit and a beneficial health opportunity. I have two Mary Oliver poems to share. It should be a fun and enlightening morning. Come comfortably dressed with a willingness to go out after the service and help to weed, spread mulch and otherwise tidy up the Church … Continued