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Phil Potempa's Halloween Spooktacular
Oct
27
2:30 PM14:30

Phil Potempa's Halloween Spooktacular

Join Columnist and Published Cookbook Author Phil Potempa for a feast of fun and surprises as he recreates on stage the charm and traditions of the family farm kitchen he writes about each week in his popular “From the Farm” newspaper column. Phil, joined by family members and the special guests readers have come to know from his writing, will prepare seven courses of favorite recipes, with time to spare for prizes and giveaways, all in a 2-hour whirlwind of entertaining, inviting and appetizing down-home hospitality.

Sunday October 27th, 2019
2:30 p.m.

Tickets: $30
Subscribers: $25
Add the Champagne Brunch for $24

Join Columnist and Published Cookbook Author Phil Potempa for a feast of fun and surprises as he recreates on stage the charm and traditions of the family farm kitchen he writes about each week in his popular “From the Farm” newspaper column. Phil, joined by family members and the special guests readers have come to know from his writing, will prepare seven courses of favorite recipes, with time to spare for prizes and giveaways, all in a 2-hour whirlwind of entertaining, inviting and appetizing down-home hospitality.

Theatre at the Centre
219.836.3255

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66th Annual Sinai Forum
Oct
27
4:00 PM16:00

66th Annual Sinai Forum

Alan Dershowitz: Perspectives o Justice & Civil Liberties

Professor Alan M. Dershowitz is a Brooklyn native who has been called “the nation’s most peripatetic civil liberties lawyer” and one of its “most distinguished defenders of individual rights.” A prominent scholar on US Constitutional and criminal law, Dershowitz has also been called the “winningest” criminal lawyer in modern history, and has argued hundreds of appeals in courts throughout the nation. As a speaker, he challenges audiences with his thought-provoking perspectives on today’s foremost social, legal and ethical issues. Dershowitz joined the Harvard Law School faculty at age 25 – the youngest in the school’s history – and became an emeritus professor after 50 years of teaching.

Purdue University Northwest
219.785.5377

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66th Annual Sinai Forum
Nov
10
4:00 PM16:00

66th Annual Sinai Forum

Capt. “Sully” Sullenberger: 208 Seconds: A Lifetime of Lessons

One of the most captivating American heroes of our time, and now an ardent advocate for the safety of everyone who flies, Captain “Sully” Sullenberger’s preparation and leadership enabled him to safely guide US Airways Flight 1549 to an emergency water landing in New York City’s frigid Hudson River – an inspirational and iconic moment in modern history. His incredible personal story is captured in Sully, a major motion picture directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Tom Hanks as Captain Sullenberger. Captain Sullenberger will share his lifetime of experience which prepared him to handle the unprecedented crisis presented by the “Miracle on the Hudson.”

Purdue University Northwest
219.785.5377

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66th Annual Sinai Forum
Dec
1
4:00 PM16:00

66th Annual Sinai Forum

Gloria Steinem: An Afternoon with Gloria Steinem

Gloria Steinem remains an iconic and inspiring voice, and one of the most visible symbols of the women’s movement. Steinem is a writer, lecturer, political activist and feminist organizer. She travels in the US and other countries as an organizer and lecturer and is a frequent media spokeswoman on issues of equality. Steinem produces and hosts “WOMAN with Gloria Steinem,” a TV series on VICELAND that explores human rights and violence against women around the world. Her next book “THE TRUTH WILL SET YOU FREE, BUT FIRST IT WILL PISS YOU OFF,” is out October 29, 2019.

Purdue University Northwest
219.785.5377

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