FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 13, 2012
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Former CIA Chief of Counterterrorism Haviland Smith will consider the implications of recent developments in the
What can we hope for as the
Smith is a retired CIA Station Chief. He was educated at
The Vermont Humanities Council’s First Wednesdays series is held on the first Wednesday of every month from October through May, featuring speakers of national and regional renown. Talks in Essex Junction are held at Brownell Library unless otherwise noted. All First Wednesdays talks are free and open to the public.
Upcoming talks in Essex Junction include “The Genius of Albert Einstein” with Middlebury professor Susan Watson on January 2; “Words, Creativity,
and Spirituality” with
The Vermont Department of Libraries is the statewide underwriter of First Wednesdays. Brownell Library is sponsored by Brownell Library Foundation, The Friends of the Brownell Library, IBM, and Kolvoord, Overton, & Wilson, P.C.
For more information, contact Brownell Library at 802.878.6955 or contact the Vermont Humanities Council at 802.262.2626 or [log in to unmask], or visit www.vermonthumanities.org.
First Wednesdays is also presented in eight other communities statewide: Brattleboro (at Brooks Memorial Library); Manchester (at First Congregational Church, hosted by Mark Skinner Library); Middlebury (at Ilsley Public Library); Montpelier (at Kellogg-Hubbard Library); Newport (at Goodrich Memorial Library); Norwich (at Norwich Congregational Church, hosted by Norwich Public Library and Norwich Historical Society); Rutland (at Rutland Free Library); and at St. Johnsbury Athenaeum. The program is free, accessible to people with disabilities and open to the public.
Essex Junction First Wednesdays listing
First Wednesdays Brochure
The Vermont Humanities Council is a private nonprofit working to bring the power and the pleasure of the humanities to all Vermonters—of every
background and in every community. The Council strives to make
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