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WWII in the Pacific (Highland Lifelong Learning)

Galena Public Library 601 S. Bench St., Galena, IL

This three afternoon course offers a more in-depth look at World War II in the Pacific. Learn the basics including life on a ship, command structure, naval terms, and warships from the U.S. and Japan. Examine the cultural backgrounds of the U.S. and Japan pre-war, important battles, and events leading up to the attack on… Continue reading WWII in the Pacific (Highland Lifelong Learning)

$42
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WWII in the Pacific (Highland Lifelong Learning)

Galena Public Library 601 S. Bench St., Galena, IL

This three afternoon course offers a more in-depth look at World War II in the Pacific. Learn the basics including life on a ship, command structure, naval terms, and warships from the U.S. and Japan. Examine the cultural backgrounds of the U.S. and Japan pre-war, important battles, and events leading up to the attack on… Continue reading WWII in the Pacific (Highland Lifelong Learning)

$42

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Illinois Fights for the Union (Highland Lifelong Learning)

Galena Public Library 601 S. Bench St., Galena, IL

Learn how the state of Illinois contributed to the Union victory in the Civil War (1861-65), both on the home front and in the military. Register by February 22. This course is run by the Lifelong Learning Department at Highland Community College. For more information and registration click here. Instructor: Gordan Dammann Dates: March 1,… Continue reading Illinois Fights for the Union (Highland Lifelong Learning)

$49
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Illinois Fights for the Union (Highland Lifelong Learning)

Galena Public Library 601 S. Bench St., Galena, IL

Learn how the state of Illinois contributed to the Union victory in the Civil War (1861-65), both on the home front and in the military. Register by February 22. This course is run by the Lifelong Learning Department at Highland Community College. For more information and registration click here. Instructor: Gordan Dammann Dates: March 1,… Continue reading Illinois Fights for the Union (Highland Lifelong Learning)

$49
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Illinois Fights for the Union (Highland Lifelong Learning)

Galena Public Library 601 S. Bench St., Galena, IL

Learn how the state of Illinois contributed to the Union victory in the Civil War (1861-65), both on the home front and in the military. Register by February 22. This course is run by the Lifelong Learning Department at Highland Community College. For more information and registration click here. Instructor: Gordan Dammann Dates: March 1,… Continue reading Illinois Fights for the Union (Highland Lifelong Learning)

$49
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Illinois Fights for the Union (Highland Lifelong Learning)

Galena Public Library 601 S. Bench St., Galena, IL

Learn how the state of Illinois contributed to the Union victory in the Civil War (1861-65), both on the home front and in the military. Register by February 22. This course is run by the Lifelong Learning Department at Highland Community College. For more information and registration click here. Instructor: Gordan Dammann Dates: March 1,… Continue reading Illinois Fights for the Union (Highland Lifelong Learning)

$49

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WWII in Europe and North Africa (Highland Lifelong Learning)

Galena Public Library 601 S. Bench St., Galena, IL

This three-night class offers a more in-depth look at World War II in Europe and North Africa. Further study of the diverse cultural backgrounds, significant battles, and the view of Germans toward the war today will be reviewed. Relations between Germany and its European neighbors will also be highlighted. Instructor: Mark Peterson Register by March… Continue reading WWII in Europe and North Africa (Highland Lifelong Learning)

$42
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WWII in Europe and North Africa (Highland Lifelong Learning)

Galena Public Library 601 S. Bench St., Galena, IL

This three-night class offers a more in-depth look at World War II in Europe and North Africa. Further study of the diverse cultural backgrounds, significant battles, and the view of Germans toward the war today will be reviewed. Relations between Germany and its European neighbors will also be highlighted. Instructor: Mark Peterson Register by March… Continue reading WWII in Europe and North Africa (Highland Lifelong Learning)

$42
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WWII in Europe and North Africa (Highland Lifelong Learning)

Galena Public Library 601 S. Bench St., Galena, IL

This three-night class offers a more in-depth look at World War II in Europe and North Africa. Further study of the diverse cultural backgrounds, significant battles, and the view of Germans toward the war today will be reviewed. Relations between Germany and its European neighbors will also be highlighted. Instructor: Mark Peterson Register by March… Continue reading WWII in Europe and North Africa (Highland Lifelong Learning)

$42

Highland Lifelong Learning: Cahokia and the Mississippian Culture – In-person

Galena Public Library 601 S. Bench St., Galena, IL

Learn about Cahokia, the largest and most influential urban settlement of the Mississippian culture dating from 700 – 1400 A.D. Located just east of St. Louis, MO, Cahokia is considered the largest and most complex archaeological site north of Mexico’s pre-Columbian cities. This is a Highland Lifelong Learning course. There is a $21 registration fee… Continue reading Highland Lifelong Learning: Cahokia and the Mississippian Culture – In-person

$21

Highland Lifelong Learning: World War I Overview – In-person

Galena Public Library 601 S. Bench St., Galena, IL

Take a closer look at Europe in 1900 and events leading up to World War I. Topics include: actions taken in Jutland and on the Eastern Front, the sinking of the Lusitania, U-boat warfare, and battles including Paris, Verdun, and the Somme. The final German offensive, arrival of American troops, the Armistice, and Treaty of… Continue reading Highland Lifelong Learning: World War I Overview – In-person

$21

Highland Lifelong Learning: Korean War – In-person

Galena Public Library 601 S. Bench St., Galena, IL

This class examines the cultural background of Korea and the Japanese occupation and its division after World War II. Events that led to the attack by North Korea and important battles including the Pusan Perimeter, Inchon, Chosin Reservoir and Soyang River will be discussed. This is a course offered at the Galena Public Library by… Continue reading Highland Lifelong Learning: Korean War – In-person

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