Future Speakers

Aug 9 Bradford & Brian Walker, Gemologists, “The World of Gemology: History and Value of Precious Stones”
Aug 16 Admiral John Weigold, Reserve Deputy Commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet, “What’s happening in the Pacific Theatre?”
Aug 23 George Ubogy, “Rogers, Hammerstein, and an Unusual Musical Instrument”
Aug 30 Catherine Onyemelukwe, “Nigeria” Past and Present”
Sept 6 Dr. Vincent T. DeVita, Jr., renowned Oncologist, Yale Medical Faculty, and Elizabeth DeVita Braeburn, science writer, co-authors, “Discussion of the book The Death of Cancer”
Sept 13 Nina Willner, author of “Forty Autumns,” “A Family Story of Courage and Survival on Both Sides of the Berlin Wall”
Sept 20 Deidre McDonald, EVP, Sony BMG Music Entertainment Co., “What Lobbyists Do”
Sept 27 Fay Vincent, past Commissioner of Major League Baseball (MLB), “Baseball, Hollywood and Other Stories”
Oct 4 Dr. Paul Bernstein, Greenwich Ophthalmologist, “Eye Health”
Oct 11 David Gilbert, Conductor of the Greenwich Symphony
Oct 18 Col. Chuck Risio, U.S. Marine Corps, “The Current State of the Marine Corps”
Oct 25 Lincoln Millstein, SVP and Special Asst to CEO, Hearst Corp;
“Dramatic Changes in the Newspaper Industry”
In partnership with Greenwich Library as part of Greenwich Reads Together
Nov 1 Richard B. Halkyard, Jr., “Training Workers for 21st Century Rail Transportation”
Nov 8 RMA Annual Dinner; No program
Nov 15 Dan Ksepka, Science Curator, Bruce Museum, “March of the Fossil Penguins: New Discoveries from the Southern Hemisphere”
Nov 22  
Nov 29  
Dec 6 Dr. Lisbeth Gronlund, Co-Director, Global Security Program, Union of Concerned Scientists, “The Trump Administration and Nuclear Weapons”
Dec 13 Thomas Schwarz, President of SUNY
Dec 20 Holiday Party: Music program
Dec 27  
Jan 3 Art Gottlieb, “Was the Atomic Bomb Justified?”
Jan 10 Vanessa Richards, “Staying Safe from Cyber Fraud”
Jan 17 Jerry Shereshewsky, “Social Media and the Communications Revolution”
Jan 24 Les des Villiers, “Gorillas in the Midst; Tracking Them in the Uringa Mountains of Rwanda”
Jan 31