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Washington and Adams: A New Look at Two Founding Fathers

12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

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Washington and Adams: A New Look at Two Founding Fathers with J.B. Andersen

Wednesdays, January 11, 25; February 1, 8, 22 at 12:30-2

NOTE: No class on Wednesdays, January 18 and February 15

An online series

Join J.B. Andersen for a fresh look at our first two Presidents--George Washington and John Adams. We continue our investigation of the life of Washington and begin looking at his successor, the first President from Massachusetts. How did the two help to shape--for better or worse-- the nation we have inherited more than 200 years later?

January 11--Washington creates the office of President of the United States.

January 25--Washington's Second Term and His Farewell Address.

February 1--Washington: The Final Years and His Legacy.

February 8--John Adams: The Making of an American.

February 22--Adams: Revolution Comes to Boston

J.B. Andersen is an educator, curator, historian, and writer. He is the creator of the popular Presidents Series.

This series is co-sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute of the University of MN with the financial support of the Friends of the Ramsey County Libraries.

This is an online class offered remotely using Zoom communication software. Register online or by calling 651-724-6001 (press #2). You must provide a valid email address to participate.

After registration, participants will receive an email from the library prior to class with additional instructions. An invitation with a Zoom link to the day's talk will be sent on the morning of each class.

Suitable for:
All Ages
Type:
History
Language:
English

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