March 28, 2013

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By Kathryn Kopchik

LEWISBURG, Pa. — The Bucknell Institute for Lifelong Learning's Lunch & Learn program will host the presentation, "The Thebes Excavation Project: The First Two Seasons," on Tuesday, April 16, at noon at Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village at The Village Common, located at 6 Tressler Boulevard in Lewisburg.

Kevin Daly and Stephanie Larson, associate professors of classics at Bucknell, will present some of the results of their excavation in Greece from 2011 and 2012. They also will present the history and mythology of the city of Thebes.

Doors open at 11:30 a.m.; beverages and a light dessert will be provided. Participants may bring their own lunch or purchase a soup-and-sandwich lunch (lentil soup with ham salad on croissant) for $5 by contacting the BILL office at 570-522-0105 or up to noon of the day prior to the program; payment can be made at the door. [directions]

The Bucknell Institute for Lifelong Learning (BILL) has provided adult learners in the Central Susquehanna Valley a broad range of educational and intellectual opportunities since its inauguration during the fall of 2009.

Spring term classes began Feb. 25 and will run through April 2. Fall term classes will run Sept. 23 through Nov. 1; information for the fall class schedule will be available in August.

For more information about BILL events, call 570-522-0105.

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