The Knox United Church 23rd Annual Spring Lecture Series
Theme – “REFUGE - WHERE IS HOME?”
Dictionary definitions of “refuge” conjure up both negative and positive images. One may be seeking shelter or protection from danger or distress, but ultimately arrive in a safe place. The presentations will all focus on some aspect of finding a new home.
March 15th – speaker Bob McDonald, CBC Science journalist: will give a new perspective on earth with his topic “Canadian Spacewalkers: Hadfield, MacLean and Williams Remember the Ultimate High Adventure” This is the title of his latest book, which is about the only three Canadians to perform spacewalks outside the International Space Station, and the incredible stories they have to tell about their perspec
tive hanging weightless 400 km above the Earth holding on with one hand alone with the rest of the universe. Bob has been widely recognized for his outstanding contribution in helping the public understand and appreciate Science.
Knox United Church – 345 Pym Street, Parksville
Tuesday – March 15
Doors will open at 11:30
Lunch: Please bring a bag lunch. Knox will provide beverages.
Lecture will run from 12 noon to 1 pm, including a question period.
Admission is $8.00 per lecture or 5 for $35.00.
Tickets/information: call the church: 250-248-3927 or visit: www.kucparksville.ca.
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