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SCW Friday
Guest Speaker

COLONEL LAWRENCE WILKERSON (ret.)
will offer the talk:
The Consequences of Climate Change:
A National Security Perspective...


Friday, December 2, 2016 at 7:30pm

Lawrence Wilkerson is Visiting Professor of Government and Public Policy at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, VA. His last positions in government were as Secretary of State Colin Powell's Chief of Staff (2002-05), and Associate Director of the State Department's Policy Planning staff under the directorship of Ambassador Richard N. Haass. Before serving at the State Department, Wilkerson served 31 years in the U.S. Army, including as Deputy Executive Officer to then-General Colin Powell when he commanded the U.S. Army Forces Command (1989), Special Assistant to General Powell when he was Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1989-93), and as Director and Deputy Director of the U.S. Marine Corps War College at Quantico, Virginia (1993-97). Since leaving the State Department, Wilkerson speaks to groups all over America, publishes articles in newspapers and magazines across the country, and regularly offers comentary on television.
A brief service precedes the talk. A Q&A follows.
Temple Emanuel of Great Neck is located at 150 Hicks Lane.
Admission is Free. Call 516.482.5701 for information.

 

Stephen C. Widom Cultural Arts at Emanuel
presents

An Afternoon of Comedy with ROBERT KLEIN
and special guest NICOLAS KING sings The American Songbook

Sunday afternoon,
December 11, 2016 at 3:00pm

For more than 40 years, Robert Klein has entertained audiences, and he continues to have an acclaimed career in comedy, on Broadway, on television, and in film. The years 2014 and 2015 have been busy years for Klein. He's appeared on Madame Secretary starring Tea Leoni on CBS, Sharknado 2: The Second One and Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! starring Ian Ziering, on Syfy. Most recently, he guest stars as Laura Diamond'[s grouchy but loveable father, Leo, on NBC's The Mysteries of Laura starring Debra Messing. He is also the subject of a new documentary, Robert Klein: Still Can't Stop His Leg, for the Weinstein Company, which is scheduled for release in late 2016. For further information, go to scwculturalarts.org.
Temple Emanuel of Great Neck is located at 150 Hicks Lane.
Admission: $20 or 2@$35. Call 516.482.5701 to buy tickets and for information.