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Investigate historical riddles that have never been fully resolved by reading texts and examining various historians’ views. Classes are conducted on ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 9/10/2019, ending 11/12/2019 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/17/2019, 10/1/2019, 10/8/2019, 10/22/2019, 11/5/2019)

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Tuition: $125.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Joseph Verdicchio 



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Why do some speeches make a difference and last forever while others backfire or are forgotten? This 3-session class explores the answers with audio, ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM; 3 sessions; starting 9/12/2019, ending 9/26/2019

Tuition: $75.00

Location : Scarsdale High School Location : 
  Scarsdale High School.

Instructor : Jess Velona 



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In the past sixty-seven years, China has made a phenomenal transformation through a careful blend of capitalism and a centrally planned economy. China ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Fri 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/13/2019, ending 10/18/2019

Tuition: $150.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Jim Levey 



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The world is getting smaller — technological advancements like the internet and high speed travel have made "neighbor" more difficult to define. Words ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM; 6 sessions; starting 9/18/2019, ending 10/30/2019 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/9/2019)

Tuition: $150.00

Location : Hitchcock Presbyterian Church Location : 
  Hitchcock Presbyterian Church.

Instructor : Pete Jones 



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Indulge your fascination with hieroglyphics, mummies, pyramids, King Tut and all things ancient Egyptian, delving into little-known facts and tidbits ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM; starting 9/18/2019, ending 9/18/2019

Tuition: $25.00

Location : Temple Israel New Rochelle Location : 
  Temple Israel New Rochelle.

Instructor : Museums With Marisa 

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Engage in stimulating conversation with a group of curious, well-informed and friendly news junkies. Meet each week to discuss a variety of challengin ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM; 12 sessions; starting 9/18/2019, ending 12/18/2019 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/9/2019, 11/27/2019)

Tuition: $240.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Alfred Hunt 



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Engage in stimulating conversation with a group of curious, well-informed and friendly news junkies. Meet each week to discuss a variety of challengin ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 12 sessions; starting 9/19/2019, ending 12/19/2019 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/10/2019, 11/28/2019)

Tuition: $240.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Alfred Hunt 



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Engage in stimulating conversation with a group of curious, well-informed and friendly news junkies. Meet each week to discuss a variety of challengin ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM; 12 sessions; starting 9/19/2019, ending 12/19/2019 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/10/2019, 11/28/2019)

Tuition: $240.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Alfred Hunt 



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Despite what the song "Wonderful World" says, there's a lot we know about history. But there are still some pretty big gaps in our knowledge, for the ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Sun 10:00 AM - 11:20 AM; starting 9/22/2019, ending 9/22/2019

Tuition: $45.50

Location : The Watson Hotel Location : 
  The Watson Hotel.

Instructor : Caroline Winterer 



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Scientists like to talk more about what they know than what they don’t know – things they are sure about rather than the mysteries. Hundreds of years ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Sun 11:40 AM - 1:00 PM; starting 9/22/2019, ending 9/22/2019

Tuition: $45.50

Location : The Watson Hotel Location : 
  The Watson Hotel.

Instructor : Matthew Stanley 



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Indulge your fascination with hieroglyphics, mummies, pyramids, King Tut and all things ancient Egyptian, delving into little-known facts and tidbits ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM; starting 9/25/2019, ending 9/25/2019

Tuition: $25.00

Location : Temple Israel New Rochelle Location : 
  Temple Israel New Rochelle.

Instructor : Museums With Marisa 



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From the spectacular skyline to the underground archeological relics, downtown Manhattan is one of the world’s great urban treasures. Its reputation w ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM; starting 9/26/2019, ending 9/26/2019

Tuition: $55.00

Location : T.B.D. Location : 
  T.B.D..

Instructor : Anthony Robins 



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