ASPEC FALL 2014 PUBLIC FORUMS AND SPECIAL EVENTS
Breaking Down the Gubernatorial and Midterm Elections
The upcoming midterm and gubernatorial elections promise to be among the most pivotal and highly contested in recent memory. We invite you to join ASPEC after the election to hear two prominent local political insiders, Dr. Susan MacManus, Distinguished Professor, University of South Florida, Tampa and Adam Smith, Political Editor, Tampa Bay Times, give us their expert breakdown of the election results.
Wednesday, November 12, 2:30 pm, Lewis House
Dr. Susan A. MacManus, Distinguished University Professor, Department of Government and International Affairs, University of South Florida, and
Adam C. Smith, Political Editor, Tampa Bay Times
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ASPEC SPECIAL EVENT
Shakespeare--A Celebration of the 450th Anniversary of his Birth
Saturday, November 15, 9:00 am – 1:30 pm, with registration at 8:45 am, Lewis House
Join ASPEC for our 3rd Annual Literary Symposium featuring the life and works of “the Bard,” the world’s most celebrated playwright and poet. Included will be readings and film clips of his wonderful plays, commentaries on Shakespeare, his times and his messages.
Refreshments will be served.
The Barber of Seville: A Preview with Members of the Cast
Wednesday, January 21, 2015, 4:00 pm, Lewis House
Mark Sforzini, Executive and Artistic Director, St. Petersburg Opera Company
Race Relations in St. Petersburg
Wednesday, February 18, 2015, 4:00 pm, Lewis House
Chief Anthony Holloway, Chief of Police, St. Petersburg Police Department
Highlights of the Florida Orchestra Season
Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 4:00 pm, Lewis House
Michael Pastreich, President and CEO, Florida Orchestra
The State of Eckerd College
Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 4:00 pm, Lewis House
Dr. Donald R. Eastman III, President, Eckerd College
ASPEC SPECIAL EVENTS
Dr. Martin Luther King Day
Monday, January 19, 2015, 2:00 pm, Lewis House
Join ASPEC as we celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the civil rights movement. Our featured speaker will be Frank Peterman, Jr., former member of the Florida House of Representatives.
12th Annual Science Day: The Marine Life of the Florida West Coast
Saturday, March 28, 2015, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm, with registration at 9:00 am, Lewis House
Join ASPEC for our 12th Annual Science Day where we will address the amazing variety of Marine Life in the area and the efforts to conserve and protect these resources.
$5 per person, lunch included. Wine and cheese reception following event.
RSVP to 727-864-8836 or email@example.com