Tri-Cities TN/VA: Clear sky, 28.4 °F
Real to Reel Cinema, Johnson City, TN Limited Seating Available Advanced ticket sales start September 19, 2011
Tri-Cities 7 Cinema, Blountville, TN Advanced Ticket sales September 19, 2011 Limited Seating so purchase your tickets early
Seventh-day Adventist Church 3025 Fort Henry Drive Kingsport, TN 37664
Behan Arena Theatre, Tusculum College
Jonesborough Visitors Center, 117 Boone Street in Jonesborough, TN
Board of Visitors Lounge of the Van Dyke Center on the campus of Emory & Henry College
Wiley Hall Auditorium on the campus of Emory & Henry College
Robert Morgan will read from his poetry. Robert Morgan is the author of eleven books of poems, eight books of fiction, a book of essays, and a biography of Daniel Boone. A member of the Fellowship of Southern Writers, in 2007 he received the Academy Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Lectures will begin at 7:30 p.m. on both April 4th and 5th in the Wiley Hall Auditorium on the campus of Emory & Henry College.
Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center Grand Hall, Abingdon, Virginia
Gov. Bob McDonnell discusses his education initiatives for the Commonwealth of Virginia. Topics include his K-12 and higher education agenda for the Commonwealth and the new education laws for public charter schools, virtual schools, and college partnership laboratory schools.
Board of Visitors Lounge of the Van Dyke Center
Dr. Joyce Bruhn de Garavito, a respected expert on bilingualism and language acquisition with publications in English and Spanish, discusses how learning a second language allows us to see the world differently. She proposes that the benefits include greater understanding of different cultures, better job possibilities and greater mental flexibility. Dr. de Garavito is the chair of the Hispanic studies program and modern languages and literatures at the University of Western Ontario, Canada.
The Paramount Center for the Arts 518 State Street Bristol, TN/VA