March Continuing Education Events at Gustavus

Posted on February 27th, 2006 by

The public is invited to the following continuing education events that will be held in the Melva Lind Interpretive Center at Gustavus Adolphus College:

  • “A Terrible Beauty: Irish History, Politics, and Religion” will be presented at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 21. Steve Griffith, professor of theatre and dance at Gustavus, will talk about the ongoing peace process in Northern Ireland and the connection between the history, politics, and religion.
  • “Where the Clouds Meet the Water” will be presented at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 28. Kimberly Contag and Jim Grabowska will talk about their book, “Where the Clouds Meet the Water.” This book follows the history of Contag’s grandfather when he and his family were forced to move to Germany during World War II.

The cost for each event is $5 per person and includes coffee and dessert. Pre-registration is required for these events. Register at the office of St. Peter Community and Family Education, Suite 207, 600 S. Fifth St., St. Peter, MN 56082. Office hours are 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday or register at For more information, call 507/934-3048 and press zero for the operator. These events are Gustavus Adolphus College continuing education programs done in cooperation with the St. Peter Community and Family Education program.


Media Contact: Director of Media Relations and Internal Communication JJ Akin


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