Elderscholar Program

Elderscholar Program

Contact: Office of Community Programs / Email: elderscholar@roanoke.edu Phone: 540-375-5233

History of Philadelphia (Revolutionary War) Dr. John Selby, Professor of History

Offering dual lectures, both in-person and virtual, this fall!


September 14-October 13, 2021

In-Person:
Tuesday or Wednesday, $90 with Lunch
Both Tuesday and Wednesday, $175 with lunch 

Both Tuesday and Wednesday sessions will be held in the Colket Center, Wortmann Ballroom.  An elevator is available to assist with second-floor access. Lunch for in-person sessions is included with registration cost and will follow the lecture in the ballroom. Please note both the Tuesday and Wednesday sessions begin at noon.

Virtual:
$90 for all 10 lectures and lunch is on your own.
Everyone gets a to sit in the front row in the virtual classroom. 

Registration is accepted by mail or *online only beginning August 16. Due to the nature of this program, classes cannot be registered for individually.  If delivering your registration in person, the Community Programs office is located in Douglas W. Ayres Hall (Resource Development) at the corner of College Avenue and Clay Street.

*Service fees apply to online registration. 

Confirmation, parking pass and/or virtual instructions will be mailed to registered participants. Following receipt of the initial confirmation, virtual participants will receive an email reminder.


To Register or for more details

Online Registration

More about the fall lecture series


Check out the fall trip to Philadelphia, PA November 4-7, 2021

Adventure Scholar


To be placed on the Elderscholar mailing list or for more information about the program, please contact the Office of Community Programs at (540) 375-5233 or elderscholar@roanoke.edu.