Current Month Schedule Date Topic/Speaker/Description November 2, 2017 “Onondaga Citizens League study findings: How CNY Works” Melissa Menon/Craig French study co-chairs What kind of work are people doing in this region? What job opportunities will shape our future? OCL Study co-chairs Melissa Mennon and Craig French will present findings and recommendations from the 2016/17 OCL Study: “How CNY Works.” November 16, 2017 “Tribute to Our first Ladies” Richard Woodworth, American Presidential Items collector Last season professor Woodworth shared his impressive collection of presidential campaign memorabilia. This season he returns for his promised presentation on the first ladies! The presentation will include posters and pictures of our First Ladies, which include the highlights of their individual lives. December 7, 2017 “Pearl Harbor” Alan Allport, Associate Professor of History at Syracuse University Professor Allport is a British historian whose work looks at the relationship between war and society during the period of the two world wars. Please join us on Pearl Harbor day when he speaks about connections and misconceptions concerning the Pearl Harbor attack. IRP meets from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 5833 E. Seneca Turnpike, Jamesville. Coffee/Tea at 11:30 a.m.