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Nov 20, 2011

Sunday

Dec 19, 2011

Monday

Dec 21, 2011

Wednesday

Feb 19, 2015

Thursday

  • Studying the Human Animal: A Bigger History 6:30pm to 7:30pm @ Kennedy Library 1700 W. McGalliard Road

    The Ball State University Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies in conjunction with Muncie Public Library presents a free lecture and discussion series:

    BIG Questions BIG Ideas
    Thursday, February 19, 6:30-7:30pm
    Dr. Abel Alves
    Professor of History
    Ball State University

    "Studying the Human Animal: A Bigger History"

    Too often humans have "cherry-picked" historical evidence to justify their quests for dominance-rationalizing patriarchy, imperialism, ultranationalism and religious extremism. We can better understand these historical behaviors, and our propensity to be altruistic too, through a recognition that we are animals subjected to the same evolutionary process as other creatures of the earth. As already stated by Charles Darwin in The Origin of Species, "There is grandeur in this view of life."

    Free and open to the public. Kennedy Library | 1700 W. McGalliard Rd. | 765-747-8209 www.munciepubliclibrary.org

    If you need special accommodations to participate in or enjoy Muncie Public Library programs or services, please contact the Accessibility Hotline at 747-8228.

Oct 2, 2016

Sunday

Oct 18, 2017

Wednesday

Dec 14, 2017

Thursday

  • Daughters of American Revolution December 2017 Meeting 1pm to 12:42pm @ Kennedy Library 1700 W. McGalliard Road

    The December meeting for the Paul Revere Chapter of the NSDAR (National Society of the Daughters of American Revolution) is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m., Thursday, December 14, at the Kennedy Library, 1700 W. McGalliard Road, Muncie. Attendees are asked to make, bring, and share traditional holiday family recipes.

    This meeting is open to all current and potential members of the DAR. The organization consists of ladies 18 years and older who have verified or working towards verifying one or more descendants as a patriot of the American Revolution.

    The NSDAR was founded in 1890 with the local Paul Revere Chapter founded in 1897. The missions of the DAR are patriotism, education, and historic preservation. Today’s DAR chapters interpret those goals in voluntary service to their communities, schools and students, veterans and active duty military. DAR is a not-for-profit, non-religious organization with more than 185,000 members nationally. For further information, contact Registrar Mary Miller at 765-744-9798 or mrody43@att.net to set up an appointment to explore eligibility of one or more of your ancestors as a Revolutionary War patriot.

Mar 10, 2018

Saturday

Apr 5, 2018

Thursday