Education on Every Topic – Free!
Join us for The Legacy Lineup Lifelong Learning Seminars offering a variety of topics at no cost! Seminars are scheduled every other Tuesday at 11 a.m. Parking is free. Please RSVP to 412-635-8080 to reserve a seat or for weather cancellations.
What Poetry Guarantees
Date: Tuesday, February 28, 2017- 11:00 a.m.
Speaker: Dr. Sam Hazo
Dr. Hazo is an author of poetry, fiction, essays and plays, founder and director of the International Poetry Forum in Pittsburgh and Pennsylvania’s first State Poet. Dr. Hazo believes that a poem is the poet’s ways of coming to terms with an experience. In doing so, the poet reveals the meaning of the experience to himself and others whose experience may be similar.
Date: Tuesday, March 14, 2017- 11:00 a.m.
Speaker: Gary Augustine, Historian
On Sunday December 7, 1941 at 7:48 AM local time the Japanese air attack began without warning on US Naval, Army and Marine installations located on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, forever changing the world. Flown from six aircraft carriers, in two waves, 350 Japanese warplanes inflicted grave damage to the US Navy fleet at Pearl Harbor, sinking eight ships and seriously damaging 13 others, and destroying about 165 US warplanes located on the island’s airfields.
Date: Tuesday, March 28, 2017- 11:00 a.m.
Speaker: David M. Melesky, attorney and author
David M. Melesky has written five books. In this entertaining presentation, the author talks about the significance of humor and overall well-being, along with how such can be applied to one’s everyday perspective.
America’s Blue Collar Heart
Date: Tuesday, April 11, 2017- 11:00 a.m.
Speaker: Paul Hertneky
The author of RUST BELT BOY: Stories of an American Childhood, Paul Hertneky takes readers and audiences back to the details of their youth – close, extended families, immigrant neighborhoods, inspiring heroes, awesome libraries, magnificent sports teams, and foods that still conjure the comfort of home. Using excerpts from his book as a starting point, we explore the long ago, the recent past, the richness of today, and the promise of the future.