Elderscholar Banquet #2- 500th Reformation celebration

Elderscholar Banquet #2- 500th Reformation celebration

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

Reformation 500 Anniversary celebration I $20

Bonhoeffer and Luther, Dr. Michael DeJonge, University of South Florida

Elderscholars are invited to a served luncheon with visiting guest lecturer, Dr. Michael DeJonge, a professor at the University of South Florida. He will speak about one of Martin Luther's most famous 20th century disciples, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a martyr under the German Nazis and his relationship to the Reformation legacy. DeJonge's visit is sponsored by the Blakely Endowment.

Advance registration is required and accepted on a first come, first serve basis beginning Aug. Registration is accepted by mail or online only. If delivering your registration in person, the Community Programs office has moved to Douglas W. Ayres Hall (Resource Development) at the corner of College Avenue and Clay Street.


Additional Offerings this semester:

Banquet #1: 175th Anniversary Celebration

Thursday, Sept. 28, noon-2:00 p.m. I $20

All banquets located in the ballroom of the Colket Center

Lecture Series:

Tuesday Series: Sept. 12 - Oct. 10, noon - 2 p.m., Colket Center Pickle Lounge, $75
Wednesday Series: Sept. 13 - Oct. 11, 11:45 a.m. - 2 p.m., Colket Center Pickle Lounge, $75
Price includes five lectures and five lunches. Attend both days and receive a $5 discount.


Welcome Letter

Mail in Registration

Register online


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