Lessons of June | Center for Life Enrichment
With its bracing slate of courses, the Center for Life Enrichment is the perfect tonic for post-pandemic sluggishness. To learn more or to register, call (828) 526-8811 or visit clehighlands.com.
June is undoubtedly one of the best months in Highlands. It’s also one of the best months for an incredible array of learning opportunities available through the Center for Life Enrichment. From the serious issues we currently face as a nation such as Border Security and Drug Enforcement, the threat of China’s growth as a dominant world power to the Chaos in the Middle East, and the Abraham Accords, the Center for Life Enrichment has an expert to go in-depth with these important topics.
History lovers will enjoy learning about Dietrich Bonhoeffer, one of the most creative and misunderstood theologians of the postmodern age.
Mark Smith is an American historian and a scholar of sensory history, which he described to an interviewer as stressing “the roles of the senses” – including sight and vision – in shaping people’s experiences in the past, and shows how they understood their worlds and why. Smith will share the effects of the Civil War on the five senses, exploring its full sensory impact on everyone from the soldiers in the field to the civilians waiting at home.
Did you know that June is officially national Iced Tea month? There are few things as refreshing as a glass of cold sweet tea on a hot summer day. Erin Coyle will be at CLE to explain America’s longtime love affair with the beverage.
Are you ready to get your hands in the dirt? June is the month to plant. Whether you want to plant a full garden of vegetables or you want to learn how to create containers full of beautiful blooms for your porch or patio, CLE has the class for you!
Want to find out more about the great things going on at CLE in June? Call (828) 526-8811 or visit clehighlands.com. All classes will be set up to make participants feel welcome and safe. Masks will be required and social distancing will be observed. The Center for Life Enrichment is located at 348 South Fifth Street in Highlands.