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Monday, January 2, 2017, 1:30 PM.  Mark will present, "Eleanor," on Eleanor Roosevelt.  Location:  Spring Meadows Trumbull, 6949 Main Street, Trumbull, Ct. 06611.  Contact:  Ms. Lisa Grioli, Program Director, 203-261-0006  or  lgrioli@capitalseniorliving.net 



Wednesday, January 4, 2017, 1:30 PM.  Mark will speak on "America in the World."  Location:  Maplewood at Strawberry Hill, 73 Strawberry Hill Avenue, Norwalk, Ct. 06855.  Contact:  Ms. Christina Outlaw, Program Director, 203-220-9600  or  strawberryhillPD@maplewoods.com 



Thursday, January 5, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will speak on "The Military Industrial Complex."  Location:  Norwalk Senior Center, 11 Allen Road, Norwalk, Ct. 06851.  Contact:  Ms. Cheryl Scicchitano, Program Coordinator, 203-847-3115  or  cscicchitano@norwalksc.org 



Friday, January 6, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will speak on the 75th Anniversary of the Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor.  Location:  Baldwin Center, 1000 West Broad Street, Stratford, Ct. 06615.  Contact:  Mr. Nate Barsky, Stratford Senior Men's Association, 203-377-2755  or  ncbarsky@yahoo.com



Saturday, January 7, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will offer a "Middle East Update."  Location:  The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road, Wilton, Ct. 06897.  Contact:  Ms. Brenda Faye, Program Director, 203-761-1191  or  brendaf@transconbuilders.com



Mark will be teaching an eight-week course at the Lapham Center in New Cannan, "Iraq:  A History."  Course will be taught on Monday mornings, 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM.  Dates are as follows: 1/9/17, 1/23/17, 1/30/17, 2/6/17, 2/13/17, 2/27/17, 3/6/17 and 3/13/17.  Location:  Lapham Community Center, P.O. Box 83, New Cannan, Ct. 06840.  Contact:  Ms. Lyn Bond, Director, 203-594-3620  or  director@laphamcenter.org


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Tuesday, January 10, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will present, "Article of Faith."  The Declaration of Independence.  Location:  Willow Plaza Community Center, 60 Elmwood Avenue, Waterbury, Ct. 06710.  Contact:  Ms. Irena Richardson, Senior Program Coordinator, 203-575-1545  or  irena.richardson@yahoo.com 



Wednesday, January 11, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Presentation of, "Middle East Update."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Darien, 50 Ledge Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Becky Gallucci, Engage Life Director, 203-662-1090  or  Becky.Gallucci@atriaseniorliving.com



Wednesday, January 11, 2017, 1:00 PM.  Mark will be presenting the first of a four-talk set, "The Nazi Revolution, 1919-1934."  Location:  Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct. 06854.  Contact:  The Lifetime Learners Institute office, West Campus, Room W102, 203-857-3330  or  info@lifetimelearners.org 



Thursday, January 12, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will provide an "Analysis of the Presidential Elections."  Location:  Atria Rye Brook, 1200 King Street, Rye Brook, NY., 10673.  Contact:  Ms. Caren Kern, Engage Life Director, 914-939-2900, ext. 236,  Caren.Kern@atriaseniorliving.com



Thursday, January 12, 2017, 4:00 PM.  Mark will present, "The New First Lady:  Melenia Trump."  Location:  Edgehill Stamford, 122 Palmers Hill Road, Stamford, Ct. 06902.  Contact:  Ms. Mary Camilli-Bernat, Program Director, 203-595-2322  or  mcamillibernat@benchmarkquality.com 



Friday, January 13, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will present, "Cuba and the Platt Amendment."  Location:  Weston Senior Center, 9 School Road, Weston, Ct. 06883.  Contact:  Ms. Carla Jegen, Program Director, 203-222-2508  or   cjegen@westonct.gov  



Friday, January 13, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present a, "Middle East Update--Iraq & Syria."  Location:  Evergreen Woods, 88 Notch Hill Road, North Branford, Ct. 06471.  Contact:  Ms. Briana Mirandi, Program Director, 203-488-8000  or  bbennmirandi@bvsl.net



Saturday, January 14, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on "Cuba and the Platt Amendment."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Stamford, 77 Third Street, Stamford, Ct. 06905  Contact:  Mr. Frank Mastrone, Engage Life Director, 203-327-4551  or  Frank.Mastrone@atriaseniorliving.com



Monday, January 16, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will present, "Martin Luther King."  Location:  Atria, the Landings at Farmington, 111 Scott Swamp Road, Farmington, Ct. 06032.  Contact:  Ms. Samantha Christensen, Engage Life Director, 860-284-0505  or  samantha.christensen@atriaseniorliving.com



Wednesday, January 18, 2017, 1:00 PM.  Mark will present the second of a four-talk set, "The Nazi Revolution, 1919-1934."  Location:  Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct. 06854.  Contact:  The Lifetime Learners Institute office, West Campus, Room W102, 203-857-3330  or info@lifetimelearners.org 



Mark will be teaching "Iraq:  A History," an eight week study of this faraway nation of which Americans know little of despite the recent conflicts.  The course will commence with Ancient Iraq and culminate with today's tragic aftermath of the American invasion.  Go to "click here" for course description and syllabus.  Date and times, starting Friday, January 20, 2017, 2:00-4:00 PM, 1/27/17, 2/3/17, 2/10/17, 2/17/17, 2/24/17, 3/3/17 & 3/10/17.  Location:  Meadow Ridge, 100 Redding Road, Redding, Ct. 06846.  Program affiliated with Norwalk Community College, Norwalk, Ct.


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Saturday, January 21, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will speak on, "The Electoral College," in light of recent events.  Location:  Weston Public Library, 56 Norfield Road, Weston, Ct. 06883.  Contact:  Ms. Helen de Keijzer, Weston League of Women's Voters, 203-247-5722  or  hrdekeijzer@gmail.com 



Monday, January 23, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will speak on "Cuba and the Platt Amendment."  Location:  Darien Public Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org 



Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will present talk 1 of a four-talk set, "Holy War."  Location:  Wallingford Public Library, 200 N.Main Street, Wallingford, Ct. 06492.  Contact:  Ms. Beth Devlin, Community Services Librarian, 203-265-6754  or  bdevlin@wallingfordlibrary.org



Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 1:00 PM.  Mark will present the third of a four-talk set, "The Nazi Revolution, 1919-1934."  Location:  Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct. 06854.  Contact:  The Lifetime Learners Institute office, West Campus, Room W102, 203-857-3330  or  info@lifetimelearners.org 



Saturday, January 28, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "Trump Administration Foreign Policy Prognosis."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Stamford, 77 Third Street, Stamford, Ct. 06905.  Contact:  Mr. Frank Mastrone, Engage Life Director, 203-327-4551  or  Frank.Mastrone@atriaseniorliving.com 



Tuesday, January 31, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will present "National Freedom Day and the 13th Amendment."  Third in a series of talks, "Let's Talk at SONO."  Contact:  Ms. Sherelle Harris, Assistant Director, Norwalk Public Library, 203-899-2780, ext 15123  or  sharris@norwalkpubliclibrary.org 



Wednesday, February 1, 2017, 1:00 PM.  Mark will present the final of a four-talk set, "The Nazi Revolution, 1919-1934."  Location:  Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct. 06854.  Contact:  The Lifetime Learners Institute office, West Campus, Room W102, 203-857-3330  or  info@lifetimelearners.org 



Thursday, February 2, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will present, "The Electoral College."  Location:  Norwalk Senior Center, 11 Allen Road, Norwalk, Ct. 06851.  Contact:  Ms. Cheryl Scicchitano, Program Director, 203-847-3115, ext. 104  or  cscicchitano@norwalksc.org 



Saturday, February 4, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "Amelia Earhart."  Location:  The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road, Wilton, Ct. 06897.  Contact:  Ms. Brenda Faye, Program Director, 203-761-1191  or  brendaf@transconbuilders.com



Monday, February 6, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present part 1, Foundations of America series, "America's Founding Document," about the Declaration of Independence.  Location:  Darien Public Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org 



Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will speak on, "Amelia Earhart."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Darien, 50 Ledge Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Becky Gallucci, Engage Life Director, 203-662-1090  or  Becky.Gallucci@atriaseniorliving.com 



Thursday, February 9, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will present, "Amelia Earhart," the first of two talks concerning Women's History Month.  Location:  Atria Senior Living Rye Brook, 1200 King Street, Rye Brook, NY., 10673.  Contact:  Ms. Caren Kern, Engage Life Director, 914-939-2900, ext. 236  or  Caren.Kern@atriaseniorliving.com 



Thursday, February 9, 2017, 1:30 PM.  Mark will speak on, "The Trump Administration and Foreign Policy."  Location:  Spring Meadows Trumbull, 6949 Main Street, Trumbull, Ct. 06611.  Contact:  Ms. Lisa Grioli, Program Director, 203-261-0006  or  lgrioli@capitalseniorliving.net 



Saturday, February 11, 2017, 1:00 PM.  For President's Day, Mark will speak on "The Newburgh Incident," or how George Washington quelled uprisings among the ranks, 1783.  Location:  South Norwalk Library, 10 Washington Street, South Norwalk, Ct. 06854.  Contact:  Ms. Sherelle Harris, Assistant Director of the Norwalk Library System, 203-899-2780, ext. 15123  or  sharris@norwalkpubliclibrary.org 



Monday, February 13, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present part 2, Foundations of America series, "America:  A Democracy?  A Republic?"  Location:  Darien Public Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254 or  marents@darienlibrary.org 



Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 7:30 PM.  Mark will speak on the Eastern Front in World War II, for the Weston Historical Society.  Location:  Weston Public Library, 56 Norfield Road, Weston, Ct. 06883.  Contact:  Mr. Reg Bowden, regbowden@optonline.net  or  Weston Historical Society, 203-226-1807  or  info@westonhistoricalsociety.org



Thursday, February, 16, 2017, 1:00 PM.  Mark will speak on the, "Opening Phases of the Trump Administration."  Location:  Weston Senior Center, 9 school Road, Weston, Ct. 06883.  Contact:  Ms. Carla Jegen, Program Director, 203-222-2508  or  cejegen@westonct.gov 



Friday, February 17, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will present, "President Lincoln and the Emancipation Proclamation."  Location:  Greenwich Senior Center, 299 Greenwich Avenue, Greenwich, Ct. 06830.  Contact:  Ms. Suzanne Testani, Program Director, 203-862-6721  or  Suzanne.Testani@greenwichct.org



Saturday, February 18, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will present, "Eleanor Roosevelt."  Location:  Bridgeport History Center, Bridgeport Public Library, 925 Broad Street, Bridgeport, Ct. 06604.  Contact:  Ms. Elizabeth Van Tuyl, 203-576-7400, ext. 7  or  evantuyl@bridgeportpubliclibrary.org 



Saturday, February 18, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will present, "Amelia Earhart."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Stamford, 77 Third Street, Stamford, Ct. 06905.  Contact:  Mr. Frank Mastrone, Engage Life Director, 203-327-4551  or Frank.Mastrone@atriaseniorliving.com



Monday, February 20, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present part 3, Foundations of America series, "Partisan Patriots."  Location:  Darien Public Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org 



Tuesday, February 21, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "The Newburgh Incident."  Location:  Atria The Landings, 111 Scott Swamp Road, Farmington, Ct. 06032.  Contact:  Ms. Samantha Christensen, Engage Life Director, 860-284-0505  or  Samantha.Christensen@atriaseniorliving.com 



Tuesday, February 21, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will present talk 2, of a four-talk set, "Holy War."  Location:  Wallingford Public Library, 200 N. Main Street, Wallingford, Ct. 06492.  Contact:  Ms. Beth Devlin, Community Services Librarian, 203-265-6754  or  bdevlin@wallingfordlibrary.org



Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 7:30 PM.  Mark will speak on V-E Day, End of the War In Europe, 1945, for the Weston Historical Society.  Location:  Weston Public Library, 56 Norfield Road, Weston, Ct. 06883.  Contact:  Mr. Reg Bowden, regbowden@optonline.net  or  Weston Historical Society, 203-226-1807  or  info@westonhistoricalsociety.org 



Thursday, February 23, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will speak on, "Eleanor Roosevelt."  Location:  MasoniCare at Mystic, 45 Clara Drive, Mystic, Ct. 06355.  Contact:  Ms. Lisa Kennedy, Program Director, 860-543-4529  or  LiKennedy@Masonicare.org



Saturday, February 25, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will present, "Helen Keller."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Stamford, 77 Third Street, Stamford, Ct. 06905.  Contact:  Mr. Frank Mastrone, Engage Life Director, 203-327-4551  or  Frank.Mastrone@atriaseniorliving.com 



Monday, February 27, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present part 4, Foundations of America, series, "Well Regulated Militia."  Location:  Darien Public Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org



Thursday, March 2, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will speak on "Amelia Earhart."  Location:  Norwalk Senior Center, 11 Allen Road, Norwalk, Ct. 06851.  203-847-3115, ext. 104  or  cscicchitano@norwalksc.org



Thursday, March 2, 2017, 4:00 PM.  Mark will present, "Amelia Earhart."  Location:  Edgehill Stamford, 122 Palmers Hill Road, Stamford, Ct. 06902.  Contact:  Ms. Mary Camilli-Bernat, Program Director, 203-595-2322  or  mcamillibernat@benchmarkquality,com 



Thursday, March 2, 2017, 7:00 PM.  Mark will take part in a Forum as a panelist, The National Popular Vote Compact.  Location:  Westport Playhouse, 25 Powers Court, Westport, Ct. 06880.  Contact:  Mr. Michael Barker, Managing Director of the Playhouse, 773-531-0992  or  mbarker@gmail.com



Saturday, March 4, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on "Helen Keller."  Location:  The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road, Wilton, Ct. 06897.  Contact:  Ms. Brenda Faye, Program Director, 203-761-1191  or  brendaf@transconbuilders.com



Sunday, March 5, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "America:  A Democracy?  A Republic?" for the Weston League of Women's Voters.  Location:  Weston Public Library, 56 Norfield Road, Weston, Ct. 06883.  Contact:  Ms. Helen de Keijzer, 203-226-7830  or hrdekeijzer@gmail.com 



Monday, March 6, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present, "Eleanor," on Eleanor Roosevelt.  Location:  Darien Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org 



Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 1:00 PM.  Mark will speak on the "Trump Administration and Foreign Policy."  Location:  Weston Senior Center, 9 School Raod, Weston, Ct. 06883.  Contact:  Ms. Carla Jegen, Program Director, 203-222-2608  or  cjegen@westonct.gov



Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 6:30-8:30 PM.  Mark will present the first of a four-talk set, "Jihad!:  Sunni-Shia Split."  Location:  Southbury Public Library, 100 Poverty Road, Southbury, Ct. 06488.  Contact:  Ms. Katherine Mostacero, Head of Reference, 203-262-0626, ext. 131  or  kmostacero@biblio.org 



Wednesday, March 8, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will present, "Helen Keller."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Darien, 50 Ledge Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Becky Gallucci, Engage Life Director, 203-662-1090  or  Becky.Gallucci@atriaseniorliving.com



Wednesday, March 8, 2017, 1:00 PM.  Mark will present, "Eleanor," about Eleanor Roosevelt.  Location:  Litchfield Community Center, 421 Bantam Road, LitchfieldCt. 06759.  Contact:  Mr. David Hunt, Program & Activity Director, 860-567-8302  or  dave@thecommunitycenter.org 



Wednesday, March 8, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will present talk 3, of a four-talk set, "Holy War."  Location:  Wallingford Public Library, 200 N. Main Street, Wallingford, Ct. 06492.  Contact:  Ms. Beth Devlin, Community Services Librarian, 203-265-6754  or  bdevlin@wallingfordlibrary.org 



Thursday, March 9, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will present the second of a two-talk set on Women's History Month, "Helen Keller."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Rye Brook, 1200 King Street, Rye Brook, NY., 10673.  Contact:  Ms. Caren kern, Engage Life Director, 914-939-2900, ext. 236 or  Caren.Kern@atriaseniorliving.com 



Friday, March 10, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "Eleanor," Eleanor Roosevelt for National Woman's Month.  Location:  Southbury Public Library, 100 Poverty Road, Southbury, Ct. 06488.  Contact:  Ms. Katherine Mostacero, Head of Reference, 203-262-0626, ext. 131  or  kmostacero@biblio.org



Saturday, March 11, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on Susan B. Anthony for Women's History Month.  Location:  Atria Senior Living Stamford, 77 Third Street, Stamford, Ct. 06905.  Contact:  Mr. Frank Mastrone, Engage Life Director, 203-327 4451  or  frank.mastrone@atriaseniorliving.com



Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 1:30 PM.  Mark will present, "Helen Keller."  Location:  Weston Senior Center, 9 School Street, Weston, Ct. 06883.  Contact:  Ms. Carla Jegen, Program Director, 203-222-2608  or  cejegen@westonct.gov



Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 6:30-8:30 PM.  Mark will present the second of a four-talk set, "Jihad!:  The Radicals."  Location:  Southbury Public Library, 100 Poverty Road, Southbury, Ct. 06488.  Contact:  Ms. Katherine Mostacero, Head of Reference, 203-262-0626, ext. 131  or  kmostacero@biblio.org



Starting Wednesday, March 15, 2017, Mark will be teaching an eight-week course, "The American Empire:  Grand Republic to Corporate State," Part 1.  Dates and times, 3/15/17, 3/22/17, 3/29/17, 4/5/17, 4/12/17, 4/19/17, 5/3/17 and 5/10/27, 3:10-5:00 PM.  Location:  Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct. 06854-1655.  Contact:  The Lifetime Learners Institute, 203-857-3330  or  info@lifetimelearners.org


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Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 7:30 PM.  Mark will speak on "V-E Day, End of the War in Europe."  Location:  Weston Senior Center, 104 Weston Road, Weston, Ct., 06883.  Contact:  info@westonhistoricalsociety.org  or  203-226-1804.  Or contact the Weston Library,  203-222-2665  or  westonlibrary@westonct.gov 



Staring Thursdays, March 16, 2017, Mark will be teaching, "The Great Patriotic War:  The Titanic Clash Between Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union."  Dates and time:  3/16/17, 3/23/17, 3/30/17, 4/6/17, 4/13/17, 4/20/17, 5/4/17 & 5/11/17, 3:10-5:00 PM.  Location:  Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct. 06854-1655.  Contact:  The Lifetime learners Institute, 203-857-3330  or info@lifetimelearners.org 


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Thursday, March 16, 2017, 6:00 PM.  Mark will present, "New Guinea in World War II."  Location:  New Canaan Public Library, 151 Main Street, New Canaan, Ct. 06840.  Contact:  Ms. Emily Oumano, Programming Librarian, 203-594-5079  or  eoumano@newcanaanlibrary.org 



Monday, March 20, 2017, 1:30 PM.  Mark will present, "Amelia Earhart."  Location:  Spring Meadows Trumbull, 6949 Main Street, Trumbull, Ct. 06611.  Contact:  Ms. Lisa Grioli, Program Director, 203-261-0006  or  lgrioli@capitalseniorliving.net 



Tuesday, March 21, 2017, 6:30-8:30 PM.  Mark will present the second of a four-talk set, "Jihad!:  Pan-Islam."  Location:  Southbury Public Library, 100 Poverty Road, Southbury, Ct. 06488.  Contact:  Ms. Katherine Mostacero, Head of Reference, 203-262-0626, ext. 131 or  kmostacero@biblio.org 



Thursday, March 23, 2017, 6:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "The 13th Amendment and Slavery."  Location:  Trumbull Senior Center, 23 Priscilla Place, Trumbull, Ct. 06611.  Contact:  Ms. Michele Jakab, Director of Human Services, 203-452-5199  or  mjakab@trumbull-ct.gov



Saturday, March 25, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on Harriet Tubman, for Women's History Month.  Location:  Atria Senior Living Stamford.  77 Third Street, Stamford, Ct. 06905.  Contact:  Mr. Frank Mastrone, Engage Life Director, 203-327-4451  or  frank.mastrone@atriaseniorliving.com 



Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will speak on Amelia Earhart.  Location:  Masonicare at Mystic, 45 Clara Drive, Mystic, Ct. 06355.  Contact:  Ms. Lisa Kennedy, Program Director, 860-543-4529  or  LIKennedy@Masonicare.org 



Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 6:30-8:30 PM.  Mark will present the final of a four-talk set, "Jihad!:  Jihad!"  Location:  Southbury Public Library, 100 Poverty Road, Southbury, Ct. 06488.  Contact:  Ms. Katherine Mostacero, Head of Reference, 203-262-0626, ext. 131  or  kmostacero@biblio.org 



Saturday, April 1, 2017, 1:00 PM.  In commemoration of the centennial of America's entry into World War I, Mark will present, "Decisive Day:  April 6, 1917."  Location:  South Norwalk Library, 10 Washington Street, South Norwalk, Ct. 06854.  Contact:  Ms. Sherelle Harris, Assistant Director of the Norwalk Library System, 203-899-2780, ext. 15123  or  sharris@norwalkpubliclibrary.org 



Sunday, April 2, 2017, 9:30 AM.  Mark will speak on Eleanor Roosevelt, "Eleanor."  Location:  Sisterhood, Temple Beth El, 350 Roxbury Road, Stamford, Ct. 06902.  Contact:  Ms. Karen Resnick, 203-322-6901  or  sisterhood@tbe.org  or kmr925@sbcglobal.net 



Monday, April 3, 2017, 3:00 PM.  April 6, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of America's entry into World War I.  In commemoration of this significant aspect in American history that would change the course of the world, Mark will present, "World War I and the Roots of the American Corporate State."  Location:  Darien Public Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org 



Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 1:30 PM.  Mark will speak on, "Decisive Day:  April 6, 1917," for the 100th anniversary of America's entry into World War I.  Location:  Weston Senior Center, 9 School Street, Weston, Ct. 06883.  Contact:  Ms. Carla Jegen, Program Director, 203-222-2608  or  cjegen@westonct.gov



Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 7:00 PM.  Mark will join in a three-way panel discussion, followed by public Q&A, on the pending National Popular Vote Compact legislation in Hartford.  Event sponsored by the Greenwich League of Women Voters.  Location:  Cole Auditorium at the Greenwich Library, 101 W. Putnam Avenue, Greenwich, Ct. 06830.  Contact:  Ms. Deidre Kamlani, Greenwich League of Women Voters, 203-862-4055  or  deidre_kamlani@hotmail.com 



Thursday, April 6, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will speak on Helen Keller.  Location:  Norwalk Senior Center, 11 Allen Road, Norwalk, Ct. 06851.  Contact:  Ms. Cheryl Scicchitano, Program Director, 203-847-3115, ext. 104  or  cscicchitano@norwalksc.org



Thursday, April 6, 1917, 6:00 PM.  Mark will present, "Decisive Day:  April 6, 1917," to commemorate the centennial of America's entry into the Great War.  Location:  Trumbull Senior Center, 23 Priscilla Place, Trumbull, Ct. 06611.  Contact:  Ms. Michele Jakab, Director of Human Services, 203-452-5199  or  mjakab@trumbull-ct.gov



Friday, April 7, 2017, 3:30 PM.  Mark will speak on the, "Clayton-Bulwar Treaty of 1850."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Stamford, 77 Third Street,

Stamford, Ct. 06905.  Contact:  Mr. Frank Mastrone, Engage Life Director, 203-327-4551  or  frank.mastrone@atriaseniorliving.com 



Saturday, April 8, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will present "Decisive Day:  April 6, 1917," to commemorate the 100th anniversary of America's entry into World War I.  Location:  The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road, Wilton, Ct. 06897.  Contact:  Ms. Brenda Faye, Program Director, 203-761-1191  or  brendaf@transconbuilders.com 



Tuesday, April 11, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will present talk 4, of a four-talk set, "Holy War."  Location:  Wallingford Public Library, 200 N. Main Street, Wallingford, Ct. 06492.  Contact:  Ms. Beth Devlin, Community Services Librarian, 203-265-6754  or  bdevlin@wallingfordlibrary.org 



Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will speak on, "Decisive Day:  April 6, 1917," for the centennial of America's entry into World War I.  Location:  Atria Senior Living Darien, 50 Ledge Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Becky Gallucci, Engage Life Director, 203-662-1090  or  Becky,Gallucci@atriasentionliving.com



Thursday, April 13, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will speak on, "Decisive Day:  April 6, 1917," in commemoration of America's entry into World War I 100 years ago.  Location:  Atria Senior Living Rye Brook, 1200 King Street, Rye Brook, NY., 10673.  Contact:  Ms. Caren Kern, Engage Life Director, 914-939-2900, ext. 236  or  Caren.Kern@atriaseniorliving.com 



Saturday, April 15, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will present, "Decisive day:  April 6, 1917," in commemoration of the centennial of America's entry into World War I.  Location:  Atria Senior Living Stamford, 77 Third Street, Stamford, Ct. 06905.  Contact:  Mr. Franck Mastrone, Engage Life Director, 203-327-4451  or  frank.mastrone@atriaseniorliving.com 



Monday, April 17, 2017, 1:30 PM.  Mark will speak on the, "100th Anniversary of America's Entry into World War I."  Location:  Spring Meadows Trumbull, 6949 Main Street, Trumbull, Ct. 06611.  Contact:  Ms. Lisa Grioli, Program Director, 203-261-0006  or  lgrioli@capitalseniorliving.net 



Mark will be teaching "Russia:  A History," a six-week course, providing a panoramic view, from Kievan-Russ to Mr. Putin's Russia.  Location:  The Fairfield Bigelow Senior Center, 100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield, Ct. 06824.  Contact:  Ms. Patricia Sabena, 203-256-3166  or  psabena@qual.com   Course starts, Tuesday morning, April 18, 2017, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM, 4/25/17, 5/2/17, 5/9/17, 5/16/17 & 5/23/17.


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Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 1:30 PM.  Mark will present, "Cuba and the Platt Amendment."  Location:  Weston Senior Center. 9 School Street, Weston, Ct. 06883.  Contact:  Ms. Carla Jegen, Program Director, 203-222-2608  or  cjegen@westonct.gov



Friday, April 21, 2017, 4:00 PM.  Mark will present, "Decisive Day:  April 6, 1917.," in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of America's entry into World War I.  Location:  Edgehill Senior Living, 122 Palmers Hill Road, Stamford, Ct. 06902.  Contact:  Ms. Mary Camilli-Bernat, Program Director, 203-595-2322  or  mcamillibernat@benchmarkquality.com



Saturday, April 22, 2017, 2:30 PM.  Mark will present, "Decisive Day:  April 6, 1917," in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of America's entry into World War I.  Location:  Bridgeport Public Library, 925 Broad Street, Bridgeport, Ct. 06604.  Contact:  Ms. Elizabeth Van Tuyl, Bridgeport History Center, 203-576-7400, ext. 7  or  evantuyl@bridgeportpubliclibrary.org 



Thursday, May 4, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will present the, "Clayton-Bulwar Treaty, 1850."  Location:  Norwalk Senior Center, 11 Allen Road, Norwalk, Ct. 06851.  Contact:  Ms. Cheryl Scicchitano, Program Director, 203-847-3115, ext. 104  or  cscicchitano@norwalksc.org



Saturday, May 6, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "Vladimir Putin."  Location:  The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road, Wilton, Ct. 06897.  Contact:  Ms. Brenda Faye, Program Director, 203-761-1191  or  brendaf@transconbuilders.com 



Monday, May 8, 2017, 1:30 PM.  Mark will present, "Helen Keller."  Location:  Spring Meadows Trumbull, 6949 Main Street, Trumbull, Ct. 06611.  Contact:  Ms. Lisa Grioli, Program Director, 203-261-0006  or  lgrioli@capitalseniorliving.net



Thursday, May 11, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will speak on "Vladimir Putin."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Rye Brook, 1200 King Street, Rye Brook, NY., 10673.  Contact:  Ms. Stephanie Hart, Engage Life Director, 914-356-8633  or  stephanie.hart@atriaseniorliving.com 



Saturday, May 13, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "The 13th Amendment and Abolishment of Slavery."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Stamford, 77 Third Street, Stamford, Ct., 06905.  Contact:  Mr. Frank Mastrone, Engage Life Director, 203-327-4451  or  frank.mastrone@atriaseniorliving.com



Wednesday, May 19, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will speak on "Vladimir Putin."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Darien, 50 Ledge Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Elizabeth Blake, Engage Life Director, 203-662-1090  or  elizabeth.blake@atriaseniorliving.com



Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 6:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, 'The Well Regulated Militia."  How the Citizen-Soldier Concept became the National Guard.  Location:  South Norwalk Library, 10 Washington Street, South Norwalk, Ct. 06854.  Contact:  Ms. Sherelle Harris, Assistant Library Director of the Norwalk Library System, 203-899-2780, ext. 15123  or  sharris@norwalkpubliclibrary.org 



Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 1:30 PM.  Mark will speak on "Eleanor Roosevelt."  Location:  New Fairfield Senior Center, 33 Route 37, New Fairfield, Ct. 06812.  Contact:  Ms. Janet Capozzola, Program Coordinator, 203-312-5665  or  jcapozzola@newfairfield.org



Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 4:00 PM.  Mark will present, "Battleship Connecticut and the Great White Fleet,"  Location Maplewood at Danbury, 22 Hospital Avenue, Danbury, Ct. 06810.  Contact:  Ms. Karen Sion, Activities Director, 203-744-8444  or  ksion@maplewoodsl.com



Thursday, May 25, 2017, 7:00 PM.  Mark will present:  "The Great Patriotic War:  The Titanic Clash Between Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union."  Location:  The Civil War Roundtable of Fairfield County, 1508 High Ridge Road, Stamford, Ct. 06903.  Contact:  Mr. Steven Laird, 203-858-4952  or  Laird200@hotmail.com



Saturday, May 27, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "Vladimir Putin."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Stamford, 77 Third Street, Stamford, Ct. 06905.  Contact:  Mr. Frank Mastrone, Engage Life Director, 203-327-4451  or  frank.mastrone@atriaseniorliving.com



Tuesday, May 30, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will present, "America:  A Democracy?  A Republic?"  Location:  Masonicare at Mystic, 45 Clara Drive, Mystic, Ct. 06355.  Contact:  Ms. Lisa Kennedy, Program Director, 860-543-4529  or  LIKennedy@Masonicare.org 



Thursday, June 1, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will speak about, "Vladimir Putin."  Location:  Norwalk Senior Center, 11 Allen Road, Norwalk, Ct. 06851.  Contact:  Ms. Cheryl Scicchitano, Program Director, 203-847-3115, ext. 104  or  csicchitano@norwalksc.org 



Friday, June 2, 2017, 4:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "America:  A Democracy?  A Republic?"  Location:  Edgehill Stamford, 122 Palmers Hill Road, Stamford, Ct. 06902.  Contact:  Ms. Mary Camilli-Bernat, Program Director, 203-595-2322  or  mcamillibernat@benchmarkquality.com



Saturday, June 3, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on the "Clayton-Bulwar Treaty."  Location:  The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road, Wilton, Ct. 06897.  Contact:  Ms. Brenda Faye, Program Director, 203-761-1191  or  brendaf@transconbuilders.com 



Monday, June 5, 2017, 1:30 PM.  Mark will speak on, "D-Day:  June 6, 1944."  Location:  Spring Meadows Trumbull, 6949 Main Street, Trumbull, Ct. 06611.  Contact:  Ms. Lisa Grioli, Program Director, 203-261-0006  or  lgrioli@capitalseniorliving.net



Monday, June 5, 2017, 7:00-9:00 PM.  "Women in American History course:  Harriet Tubman."  Extended Studies and Workforce Program, Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct. 06854.  Contact:  203-857-7080  or  extendedstudies 



Thursday, June 8, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will present the "Clayton-Bulwar Treaty, 1850."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Rye Brook, 1200 King Street, Rye Brook, NY., 10673.  Contact:  Ms. Stephanie Hart, Engage Life Director, 914-356-8633  or  stephanie.hart@atriaseniorliving.com 



Thursday, June 8, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present the first of a four-talk set, "The Nazi Revolution, 1919-1934."  Location:  Darien Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org



Friday, June 9, 2017, 11:30 AM.  Mark will be speaking on "American Foreign Policy Hot Spots," for the Weston League of Woman's Voters.  Location:  Aspectuck Valley Country Club, 67 Redding Road, Weston, Ct. 06883.  Contact:  Ms. Helen de Keijzer, 203-226-7830  or  hrdekeijzer@gmail.com


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Saturday, June 10, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will present, "The Clayton-Bulwar Treaty," postponed from an earlier date.  Location:  Atria Senior Living Stamford, 77 Third Street, Stamford, Ct. 06905.  Contact:  Mr. Frank Mastrone, Engage Life Director, 203-327-4551  or  frank.mastrone@atriaseniorliving.com



Monday, June 12, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present the first of a four-talk set, "Foundations of the American Republic:  America's Founding Document."  Location:  Goshen Public Library, 42B North Street, Goshen, Ct., 06756.  Contact:  Ms. Lynn Barker Steinmayer, Library Director, 860-491-3234, ext. 3, or  director@goshenpublib.org



Monday, June 12, 2017, 7:00-9:00PM.  "Women in American History course:  Susan B. Anthony."  Extended Studies and Workforce Program, Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct. 06854.  Contact:  203-857-7080  or  extendedstudies



Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will present the "Clayton-Bulwar Treaty, 1850."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Darien, 50 Ledge Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Elizabeth Blake, Engage Life Director, 203-662-1090  or  elizabeth.blake@atriaseniorliving,com



Thursday, June 15, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will offer the second of a four-talk set, "The Nazi Revolution, 1919-1934."  Location:  Darien Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-4254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org



Monday, June 19, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will speak on "The Electoral College."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Woodlands, 1017 Saw Mill River Road, Ardsley, NY., 10502.  Contact:  Ms. Madelyn Silverstein, Engage Life Director, 914-693-7700  or  Madelyn.Silverstein@atriaseniorliving.com 



Monday, June 19, 2017, 7:00-9:00 PM.  "Women in American History course:  Helen Keller."  Extended Studies and Workforce Program, Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct., 06854.  Contact:  203-857-7080  or  extendedstudies



Thursday, June 22, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present the third of a four-talk set, "The Nazi Revolution, 1919-1934."  Location:  Darien Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-4254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org



Saturday, June 24, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "The Electoral College."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Stamford, 77 Third Street, Stamford, Ct., 06905.  Contact:  Mr.  Frank Mastrone, Engage Life Director, 203-327-4551  or  frank.mastrone@atriaseniorliving.com



Monday, June 26, 2017, 7:00-9:00 PM.  "Women in American History course:  Amelia Earhart."  Extended Studies and Workforce Program, Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct. 06854.  Contact:  203-857-7080  or  extendedstudies



Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will present, "The Great Patriotic War:  The Titanic Clash Between Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union."  Location:  Hagaman Memorial Library, 227 Main Street, East Haven, Ct., 06512.  Contact:  Ms. Fawn Gillespie, 203-468-3890  or  fgillespie@hagamanlibrary.org



Thursday, June 29, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will conclude his series with the final of a four-talk set, "The Nazi Revolution, 1919-1934."  Location:  Darien Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct., 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-4254  or marents@darienlibrary.org



Saturday, July 1, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will present, "The Declaration of Independence."  Location:  The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road, Wilton, Ct. 06897.  Contact:  Ms. Brenda Faye, Program Director, 203-761-1191  or  brendaf@transconbuilders.com 



Monday, July 3, 2017, 1:30 PM.  Mark will speak on, "Article of Faith," the Declaration of Independence.  Location:  Spring Meadows Trumbull, 6949 Main Street, Trumbull, Ct. 06611.  Contact:  Ms. Lisa Grioli, Program Director, 203-261-0006  or lgrioli@capitalseniorliving.net 



Monday, July 3, 2017, 6:45 PM.  Mark will present, "Article of Faith," about the Declaration of Independence.  Location:  Atria Senior Living Woodlands, 1017 Saw Mill River Road, Ardsley, NY., 10502.  Contact:  Ms. Madelyn Silverstein, Engage Life Director, 914-693-7700  or  Madelyn.Silverstein@atriaseniorliving.com



Thursday, July 6, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will present, "The Declaration of Independence."  Location:  Norwalk Senior Center, 11 Allen Road, Norwalk, Ct. 06855.  Contact:  Ms. Cheryl Scicchitano, Program Director, 203-847-3115, ext. 161  or  csicchitano@norwalksc.org 



Friday, July 7, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present:  "America:  A Democracy?  A Republic?"  Location:  Evergreen Woods, 88 Notch Hill Road, North Branford, Ct. 06471.  Contact:  Ms. Briana Mirandi, Program Director, 203-488-8000  or  bbennmirandi@bvsl.net



Monday, July 10, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will present, "America:  A Democracy?  A Republic?"  Location:  The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road, Wilton, Ct. 06897.  Contact:  Ms. Brenda Faye, Program Director, 203-761-1191  or  brendaf@transconbuilders.com



Monday, July 10, 2017, 7:00-9:00 PM.  "Women in American History course:  Eleanor Roosevelt."  Extended Studies and Workforce Program, Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct., 06854.  Contact:  203-857-7080  or  extendedstudies



Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will speak on, "Eleanor Roosevelt."  Location:  Benchmark Senior Living at Hamden, 35 Hamden Hills Drive, Hamden, Ct. 06518.  Contact:  Ms. Daniella Tartakovsky, Program Director, 203-248-1864  or  dtartakovsky@benchmarkquality.com



Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will speak on, "The Declaration of Independence."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Darien, 50 Ledge Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Elizabeth Blake, Engage Life Director, 203-662-1090  or elizabeth.blake@atriaseniorliving.com 



Thursday, July 13, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will speak on, "Amelia Earhart."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Rye Brook, 1200 King Street, Rye Brook, NY., 10673.  Contact:  Ms. Stephanie Hart, Engage Life Director, 914-356-8633  or  stephanie.hart@atriaseniorliving.com 



Thursday, July 13, 2017, 1:00-3:00 PM.  The first of a four-session course, "The Russian Revolution:  The Manifesto."  Location:  Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct. 06854, West Campus, Room W101.  Contact:  Lifetime Learners Institute, 203-857-3330  or  info@lifetimelearners.org



Friday, July 14, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will speak on, "Eleanor Roosevelt."  Location:  Brighton Gardens, 59 Roxbury Road, Stamford, Ct. 06902.  Contct:  Ms. Lori Gunn, Program Director, 203-322-2100  or  StamfordBG.AVC@sunrisesernorliving.com



Monday, July 17, 2017, 7:00-9:00 PM.  "Women in American History course:  Rosa Parks."  Extended Studies and Workforce Program, Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct., 06854.  Contact:  203-857-7080  or extendedstudies 



Thursday, July 20, 2017, 1:00-3:00 PM.  Second of a four-session course, "The Russian Revolution:  Revolution in Russia, January 1905-December 1917."  Location:  Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct. 06854, West Campus, Room W101.  Contact:  Lifetime Learners Institute, 203-857-3330  or  info@lifetimelearners.org 



Monday, July 24, 2017, 4:00 PM.  Mark will present the second of a four-talk set, "Foundations of the American Republic:  America:  A Democracy?  A Republic?"  Location:  Goshen Public Library, 42B North Street, Goshen, Ct., 06756.  Contact:  Ms. Lynn Barker Steinmayer, Library Director, 860-491-3234, ext. 3  or  director@goshenpublib.org



Thursday, July 27, 2017, 1:00-3:00 PM.  Third of a four-session course, "The Russian Revolution:  Civil War in Russia, December 1917-December 1922."  Location:  Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct. 06854, West Campus, Room W101.  Contact:  Lifetime Learners Institute, 203-857-3330  or  info@lifetimelearners.org 



Friday, July 28, 2017, 1:30 PM.  Mark will speak on, "Eleanor Roosevelt."  Location:  The Watermark at East Hill, 611 East Hill Road, Southbury, Ct. 06488.  Contact:  Ms. Melinda K. Lovelett, Community Life Coordinator, 203-262-6868, ext. 161  or  MLovelett@watermarkcommunities.com 



Thursday, August 3, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will speak on "The Electoral College."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Rye Brook. 1200 King Street, Rye Brook, NY., 10673.  Contact:  Ms. Stephanie Hart, Engage Life Director, 914-356-8633  or  stephanie.hart@atriaseniorliving.com



Thursday, August 3, 2017, 1:00-3:00 PM.  Fourth of a four-session course, "The Russian Revolution:  Consolidation of Power/Rise of Stalin."  Location:  Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Ct., 06854, West Campus, Room W101.  Contact:  Lifetime Learners Institute, 203-857-3330  or  info@lifetimelearners.org



Saturday, August 5, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "The Electoral College."  Location:  The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road, Wilton, Ct. 06897.  Contact:  Ms. Brenda Faye, Program Director, 203-761-1191  or  brenda@transconbuilders.com 



Monday, August 7, 2017, 4:00 PM.  Mark will present the third of a four-talk set, "Foundations of the American Republic:  Electoral College."  Location:  Goshen Public Library, 42B North Street, Goshen, Ct., 06756.  Contact:  Ms. Lynn Barker Steinmayer, Library Director, 860-491-3234, ext. 3, or  director@goshenpublib.org 



Wednesday, August 9, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will speak on, "The Electoral College."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Darien, 50 Ledge Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Elizabeth Blake, Engage Life Director, 203-662-1090.



Wednesday, August 9, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on "The Electoral College."  Location:  The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road, Wilton, Ct. 06897.  Contact:  Ms. Brenda Faye, Program Director, 203-761-1191  or  brendaf@transconbuilders.com 



Thursday, August 10, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will present, "Edward Bernays, American Propagandist."  Location:  Norwalk Senior Center, 11 Allen Road, Norwalk, Ct. 06851.  Contact:  Program Director, 203-847-3115.



Friday, August 11, 2017, 3:30 PM.  Mark will present, "Alexander Hamilton."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Stamford, 77 Third Street, Stamford, Ct. 06905.  Contact:  Mr. Frank Mastrone, Engage Life Director, 203-327-4551  or  frank.mastrone@atriaseniorliving.com



Monday, August 21, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "Vladimir Putin."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Woodlands, 1017 Saw Mill River Road, Ardsley, NY., 10502.  Contact:  Ms. Madelyn Silverstein, Engage Life Director, 914-693-7700  or  Madelyn.Silverstein@atriaseniorliving.com



Thursday, August 24, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will speak on, "America:  A Democracy?  A Republic?"  Location:  Maplewood at Strawberry Hill, 73 Strawberry Hill Avenue, Norwalk, Ct. 06855.  Contact:  Ms. Christina Outlaw, Program Director, 203-220-9600  or  strawberryhillpd@maplewoodsl.com 



Thursday, August 24, 2017, 4:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "Vladimir Putin."  Location:  Edgehill Senior Living, 122 Palmers Hill Road, Stamford, Ct. 06902.  Contact:  Ms. Mary Camilli Bernat, Director of Independent Living, 203-595-2322  or  mcamillibernat@benchmarkquality.com



Friday, August 25, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "America:  A Democracy?  A Republic?"  Location:  Spring Meadows Trumbull, 6949 Main Street, Trumbull, Ct. 06611.  Contact:  Ms. Lisa Grioli, Program Director, 203-261-0006  or  lgrioli@capitalseniorliving.net 



Monday, August 28, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will speak on the "Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki."  Location:  Benchmark Senior Living at Hamden, 35 Hamden Hills Drive, Hamden, Ct. 06518.  Contact:  Ms. Daniella Tartakovsky, Program Director, 203-248-1864  or  dtartakovsky@benchmarkquality.com  



Tuesday, August 29, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will speak on "Winston Churchill."  Location:  Brighton Gardens at Stamford, 59 Roxbury Road, Stamford, Ct., 06902.  Contact:  Denise, 203-322-2100  or  stamfordbg.conc5@sunriseseniorliving.com.



Friday, September 1, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will present an, "Update:  Iraq & Syria."  Location:  Weston Senior Center, 9 School Road, Weston, Ct. 06883.  Contact:  Ms. Carla Jegen, Program Director, 203-222-2608  or  cjegen@westonct.gov



Friday, September 1, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will explain, "The Sunni-Shia Split."  Location:  Evergreen Woods, 88 Notch Hill Road, North Branford, Ct. 06471.  Contact:  Ms. Briana Mirandi, Program Director, 203-488-8000  or  bbennmirandi@bvsl.net



Saturday, September 2, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on, "Edward Bernays:  American Propagandist."  Location:  The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road, Wilton, Ct. 06897.  Contact:  Ms. Brenda Faye, Program Director, 203-761-1191  or  brendaf@transconbuilders.com



Tuesday, September 5, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present, "Susan B. Anthony."  Location:  Spring Meadows Trumbull, 6949 Main Street, Trumbull, Ct. 06611.  Contact:  Ms. Lisa Grioli, Program Director, 203-261-0006  or  lgrioli@capitalseniorliving.net



Wednesday, September 5, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will commence his "Women in American History series, "Susan B. Anthony."  Location:  Wallingford Public Library, 200 N. Main Street, Wallingford, Ct., 06492.  Contact:  Ms. Julie Rio, Program Director, 203-284-6425  or  jrio@wallingfordlibrary.org



Thursday, September 7, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will speak on, "Fascism."  Location:  Norwalk Senior Center, 11 Allen Road, Norwalk, Ct. 06851.  Contact:  Program Director, 203-847-3115.



Monday, September 11, 2017, 4:00 PM.  Mark will present the fourth of a four-talk set, "Foundations of the American Republic:  Well Regulated Militia."  Location:  Goshen Public Library, 42B North Street, Goshen, Ct., 067546.  Contact:  Ms. Lynn Barker Steinmayer, Library Director, 860-491-3234, ext. 3,  or  director@goshenpublib.org



Wednesday, September 13, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will speak on, "Edward Bernays:  American Propagandist."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Darien, 50 Ledge Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Elizabeth Blake, Engage Life Director, 203-662-1090  or  elizabeth.blake@atriaseniorliving.com



Thursday, September 14, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will speak on, "Edward Bernays:  American Propagandist."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Rye Brook, NY., 10673.  Contact:  Ms. Stephanie Hart, Engage Life Director, 914-356-8633  or stephanie.hart@atriaseniorliving.com



Monday, September 18, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present the first of the Women in American History series, "Harriet Tubman."  Location:  Darien Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct., 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254 or  marents@darienlibrary.org



Monday, September 18, 2017, 6:45 PM.  Mark will speak on "The Clayton-Bulwar Treaty."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Woodlands, 1017 Saw Mill River Road, Ardsley, NY., 10502.  Contact:  Ms. Madelyn Silverstein, Engage Life Director, 914-693-7700  or  Madelyn.Silverstein@atriaseniorliving.com 



Monday, September 25, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present the second of the Women in American History series, "Susan B. Anthony."  Location:  Darien Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct., 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org



Thursday, September 28, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will present, "Amelia Earhart."  Location:  Fairfield Bigelow Senior Center, 100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield, Ct. 06824.  Contact:  Ms. Julie DeMarco, Senior Center Manager, 203-254-6455  or  jdemarco@fairfieldct.org 



Monday, October 2, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present the third talk in the Women in American History series, "Helen Keller."  Location:  Darien Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct., 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org 



Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will present the second of his four talks, Women in American History series, "Helen Keller."  Location:  Wallingford Public Library, 200 N. Main Street, Wallingford, Ct., 06492.  Contact:  Ms. Julie Rio, Program Director, 203-284-6425  or  jrio@wallingfordlibrary.org



Tuesday, October 5, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will speak on, "Breitbart News and Right Wing Media."  Location:  Weston Senior Center, 9 School Road, Weston, Ct. 06883.  Contact:  Ms. Carla Jegen, Program Director, 203-222-2608  or  cjegen@westonct.gov.



Thursday, October 5, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will present, "The Russian Revolution."  Location:  Norwalk Senior Center, 11 Allen Road, Norwalk, Ct. 06851.  Contact:  Program Director, 203-847-3115.



Thursday, October 5, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will speak on, "Vladimir Putin."  Location:  Fairfield Bigelow Senior Center, 100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield, Ct. 06824.  Contact:  Ms. Julie DeMarco, Program Director, 203-254-6455  or  jdemarco@fairfieldct.org



Saturday, October 7, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will present, "The Russian Revolution," for the 100th anniversary.  Location:  The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road, Wilton, Ct. 06897.  Contact:  Ms. Brenda Faye, Program Director, 203-761-1191  or  brendaf@transconbuilders.com



Monday, October 9, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will offer the final talk in the Women in American History series, "Amelia Earhart."  Location:  Darien Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct., 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org 



Tuesday, October 10, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will present, "America:  A Democracy?  A Republic?"  Location:  Benchmark Senior Living at Hamden, 35 Hamden Hills Drive, Hamden, Ct. 06518.  Contact:  Ms. Daniella Tartakovsky, Program Director, 203-248-1864  or  dtartakovsky@benchmarkqualityliving.com  



Wednesday, October 11, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will present, "The 100th Anniversary of the Russian Revolution."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Darien, 50 Ledge Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Elizabeth Blake, Engage Life Director, 203-662-1090  or  elizabeth.blake@atriaseniorliving.com



Thursday, October 12, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will present, "The 100th Anniversary of the Russian Revolution."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Rye Brook, NY., 10673.  Contact:  Ms. Stephanie Hart, Engage Life Director, 914-356-8633  or  stephanie.hart@atriaseniorliving.com



Monday, October 16, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will open with the first of a four-talk set, "The Russian Revolution."  Location:  Darien Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org



Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will present the first of five sessions, "The Nazi Revolution, 1919-1934."  Location:  The Fairfield Bigelow Center for Senior Activities, 100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield, Ct. 06824.  Contact:  Ms. Patricia Sabena, 203-256-3166  or  psabena@qual.com



Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will speak on "Battleship Connecticut and the Great White Fleet."  Location:  Cheshire Public Library, 104 Main Street, Cheshire, Ct. 06410.  Contact:  Ms. Eileen Topitzer, Reference Librarian, 203-272-2245  or  topitzer@cheshirelibrary.org 



Thursday, October 19, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will speak on, "The Electoral College."  Location:  New Canaan Library, 151 Main Street, New Canaan, Ct. 06840.  Contact:  Ms. Emily Oumano, Programming Librarian, 203-594-5079  or  eoumano@newcanaanlibrary.org 



Monday, October 23, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present the second of a four-talk set, "The Russian Revolution."  Location:  Darien Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org



Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will continue with the second of five sessions, "The Nazi Revolution, 1919-1934."  Location:  The Fairfield Bigelow Center for Senior Activities, 100 Mona Place, Fairfield, Ct. 06824.  Contact:  Ms. Patricia Sabena, 203-256-3166  or  psabena@qual.com



Monday, October 30, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present the third of a four-talk set, "The Russian Revolution."  Location:  Darien Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org



Tuesday, October 31, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will present the third of five sessions, "The Nazi Revolution, 1919-1934."  Location:  The Fairfield Bigelow Center for Senior Activities, 100 Mona Place, Fairfield, Ct. 06824.  Contact:  Ms. Patricia Sabena, 203-256-3166  or  psabena@qual.com



Thursday, November 2, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will speak on the, "100th Anniversary of the Balfour Declaration."  Location:  Norwalk Senior Center, 11 Allen Road, Norwalk, Ct. 06851.  Contact:  Program Director.



Saturday, November 4, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will speak on the 100th anniversary of, "The Balfour Declaration."  Location:  The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road, Wilton, Ct. 06897.  Contact:  Ms. Brenda Faye, Program Director, 203-761-1191  or  brendaf@transconbuilders.com



Monday, November 6, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present the last of a four-talk set, "The Russian Revolution."  Location:  Darien LIbrary, 1441 Post Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Mallory Arents, Head of Adult Programming, 203-669-5254  or  marents@darienlibrary.org 



Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will continue with the fourth of five sessions, "The Nazi Revolution, 1919-1934."  Location:  The fairfield Bigelow Center for Senior Activities, 100 Mona Place, Fairfield, Ct., 06824.  Contact:  Ms. Patricia Sabena, 203-256-3166  or  psabena@qual.com



Wednesday, November 8, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will present, "The 100th Anniversary of the Balfour Declaration."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Darien, 50 Ledge Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Elizabeth Blake, Engage Life Director, 203-662-1090  or  elizabeth.blake@atriaseniorliving.com



Thursday, November 9, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will present, "The 100th Anniversary of the Balfour Declaration."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Rye Brook, NY., 10673.  Contact:  Ms. Stephanie Hart, Engage Life Director, 914-356-8633  or  stephanie.hart@atriaseniorliving.com



Thursday, November 9, 2017, 7:00 PM.  Mark will speak on the sinking of the Lusitania, talk title, "No More Unbreakable Rules of War."  Location:  North Haven Memorial Library, 17 Elm Street, North haven, Ct. 06473.  Contact:  Ms. Laurel Oravetz, Program Assistant, 203-239-5803  or  loravetz@northhavenlibrary.net 



Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will conclude with the final of five sessions, "The Nazi Revolution, 1919-1934."  Location:  The Fairfield Bigelow Center for Senior Activities, 100 Mona Place, Fairfield, Ct. 06824.  Contact:  Ms. Patricia Sabena, 203-256-3166 or  psabena@qual.com 



Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will present the third of his four talks, Women in American History series, "Amelia Earhart."  Location:  Wallingford Public Library, 200 N. Main Street, Wallingford, Ct., 06492.  Contact:  Ms. Julie Rio, Program Director, 203-284-6425  or  jrio@wallingfordlibrary.org 



Saturday, November 18, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will present, "Iraq:  Creation of Colonialism."  Location:  Greenwich Library, 101 West Putnam Avenue, Greenwich, Ct. 06830.  Contact:  Mr. Carl White, Program Director, 203-622-7948  or  cwhite@greenwichlibrary.org



Thursday, November 30, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will speak on "Vladimir Putin."  Location:  Fairfield Bigelow Senior Center, 100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield, Ct. 06824.  Contact:  Ms. Julie DeMarco, Director, 203-254-6455  or  JDEMARCO@fairfieldct.org 



Friday, December 1, 2017, 3:00 PM.  Mark will present, "The Military-Industrial Complex."  Location:  Evergreen Woods, 88 Notch Hill Road, North Branford, Ct. 06471.  Contact:  Ms. Briana Mirandi, Program Director, 203-488-8000  or  bbennmirandi@bvsl.net



Saturday, December 2, 2017, 2:00 PM.  Mark will analyze the Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor.  Location:  The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road, Wilton, Ct. 06897.  Contact:  Ms. Brenda Faye, Program Director, 203-761-1191  or  brendaf@transconbuilders.com



Monday, December 4, 2017, 7:00 PM.  Mark will present, "Battleship Connecticut and the Great White Fleet."  Location:  Brookfield Library, 182 Whisconier Road, Brookfield, Ct. 06804.  Contact:  Ms. Katherine Van Leeuwen, 203-775-6241  or  kvanlee@brookfieldlibrary.org



Tuesday, December 5, 2017, 6:30 PM.  Mark will conclude his Women in American History series with the incomparable "Eleanor Roosevelt."  Location:  Wallingford Public Library, 200 N. Main Street, Wallingford, Ct., 06492.  Contact:  Ms. Julie Rio, Program Director, 203-284-6425 or  jrio@wallingfordlibrary.org 



Thursday, December 7, 2017, 10:30 AM.  Mark will present, "Pearl Harbor."  Location:  Norwalk Senior Center, 11 Allen Road, Norwalk, Ct. 06851.  Contact:  Program Director, 203-847-3115.



Monday, December 11, 6:30 PM.  Mark will present, "The Strategic Significance of the Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor."  Location:  Benchmark Senior Living at Hamden, 35 Hamden Hills Drive, Hamden, Ct. 06518.  Contact:  Ms. Daniella Tartakovsky, Program Director, 203-248-1864  or  dtartovsky@benchmarkqualityliving.com



Wednesday, December 13, 2017, 11:00 AM.  Mark will analyze "The Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Darien, 50 Ledge Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Ms. Elizabeth Blake, Engage Life Director, 203-662-1090  or  elizabeth,blake@atriaseniorliving.com



Thursday, December 14, 2017, 10:00 AM.  Mark will analyze, "The Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor."  Location:  Atria Senior Living Rye Brook, NY., 10673.  Contact:  Ms. Stephanie Hart, Engage Life Director, 914-356-8633  or  stephanie.hart@atriaseniorliving.com  



Wednesday, January 3, 2018, 10:00 AM.  Mark will speak on, "Eastern Europe, Russia and NATO."  Location:  DCA Meadowlands, 274 Middlesex Road, Darien, Ct. 06820.  Contact:  Mr. Tom Lom, tomlom1@aol.com 



Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 1:00 PM.  Mark will present the first of a six-talk set, "The Russian Revolution."  Location:  The Fairfield Bigelow Senior Center, 100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield, Ct. 06824.  Contact:  Ms. Patricia Sabena, Curriculum Chair, 203-254-6455  or  psabena@qual.com



Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 1:00 PM.  Mark will present the second of a six-talk set, "The Russian Revolution."  Location:  The Fairfield Bigelow Senior Center, 100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield, Ct. 06824.  Contact:  Ms. Patricia Sabena, Curriculum Chair, 203-254-6455  or  psabena@qual.com 



Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 1:00 PM.  Mark will continue with the third of a six-talk set, "The Russian Revolution."  Location:  The Fairfield Bigelow Senior Center, 100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield, Ct. 06824.  Contact:  Ms. Patricia Sabena, Curriculum Chair, 203-254-6455  or  psabena@qual.com 



Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 1:00 PM.  Mark will offer the fourth of a six-talk set, "The Russian Revolution."  Location:  The Fairfield Bigelow Senior Center, 100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield, Ct. 06824.  Contact:  Ms. Patricia Sabena, Curriculum Chair, 203-254-6455  or  psabena@qual.com



Tuesday, May 15, 2018, 1:00 PM.  Mark will present the fifth of a six-talk set, "The Russian Revolution."  Location:  The Fairfield Bigelow Senior Center, 100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield, Ct. 06824.  Contact:  Ms. Patricia Sabena, Curriculum Chair, 203-254-6455  or psabena@qual.com



Tuesday, May 22, 2018, 1:00 PM.  Mark will conclude the six-week series, "The Russian Revolution."  Location:  The Fairfield Bigelow Senior Center, 100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield, Ct. 06824.  Contact:  Ms. Patricia Sabena, Curriculum Chair, 203-254-6455  or  psabena@qual.com

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