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Young Center

for Anabaptist and Pietist Studies

Thursday, September 8, 7:30 pm

“Civil War-Era Anabaptists and the Modern Nation-State”

Lecture with Stephen Longenecker, professor of history at Bridgewater College.

Thursday, September 22 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

“The Power of Forgiveness: Lessons from Nickel Mines”

One-day conference explores the moral dilemmas arising from violence and the potential power of forgive-ness. Visit the website (www.etown. edu/forgiveness2011) for cost and registration information.

Thursday, September 22, 7:30 p.m. in Leffer Chapel and Performance Center

The Enduring Power of Forgiveness

Steven M. Nolt and Terri Roberts address “What I’ve Learned about Forgiveness” and Kenneth Sensenig discusses “The Worldwide Witness of Nickel Mines.”

Tuesday, September 27, 7:30 p.m.

“Anabaptism and the Nether-lands: A Model of Toleration”

Lecture with Jeff Bach, director of the Young Center.

Tuesday, October 18, 7:30 pm

“An Amish Paradox: Diversity and Change in the Holmes County, Ohio, Amish Settlement”

Lecture with Charles E. Hurst and David L. McConnell, winners of the 2011 Dale Brown Book Award.

Thursday, November 17, 7:30 pm

“Thrill of the Chaste: Tracing the Ancestry of the Amish Romance Novel”

with Valerie Weaver-Zercher, the Young Center’s Snowden Fellow for fall 2011.

Faculty Concert Series

Monday, September 26, 7:30 p.m.

“An Evening of Joyful Music”

David Cullen, guitar and voice, and Anthony Leach, piano and voice, perform Baroque works by Bach and Vivaldi, along with traditional gospel tunes.

Friday, September 30, 7:30 p.m.

All-Faculty Recital

Solo works and chamber music for voice, piano, strings and winds, in honor of the inauguration of Elizabethtown College’s new president, Carl J. Strikwerda.

Monday, October 24, 7:30 p.m. in Zug Recital Hall

Faculty Wind Quintet

Recital featuring Paula Nelson, fute; Jill Marchione, oboe; Faith Shiffer, clarinet; Gail Ober, bassoon; and Cheryl Staherski, horn; with works by Debussy, Klughardt and Ewazen, along with the premiere of “Avalon Suite” by Professor of Music Dr. James L. Haines.

Monday, November 7, 7:30 p.m. in Zug Recital Hall

Christian Behrens

A recital by guest art-ist Christian Behrens highlights the range and power of the bass trombone in a variety of music from

the Renaissance to the 20th century.

Wednesday, November 9, 7:30 p.m.

“Paris at the Turn of the Century”

A multi-media presentation of art, music, poetry and texts inspired by Paris at the turn of the 20th century.

Monday, November 21, 7:30 p.m. in Zug Recital Hall.

Michael Lippard

Guest artist Michael Lippard performs a clarinet recital accompanied by Elizabethtown College professor Justin Badgerow.

Young Center’s Bucher Meetinghouse, unless otherwise noted. Contact: the Young Center at 717-361-1470 or youngcenter@etown.edu www.etown.edu/youngcenter

Leffer Chapel and Performance Center , unless otherwise noted. Contact: Amy Reynolds at 717-361-1212 or reynoldsa@etown.edu

Presidential Inauguration

of Carl J. Strikwerda

Saturday, October 1

Roundtable Discussions at High Library

9 a.m.– Global Perspectives in Teaching and Scholarship

10:30 a.m.– Peace, Justice and Confict Transformation through Teaching and Scholarship

Presidential Inauguration

The Dell

1:30 p.m. – The Procession

2 p.m. – Installation Ceremony of Carl J. Strikwerda as the 14th president of Elizabethtown College 3 p.m. – Reception

Contact: Nancy Kaufhold at kaufholdn@etown.edu

Learn more

about our Fall 2011 events:

Inaugural Scholarship Series

Hoover Business Building Room 212

Tuesday, September 20, 7 p.m.,

with reception following “An Evening with Mark Harman— Smoke and Mirrors: Translating the Uncanny Imaginings of Franz Kafka.” Part of the celebration of the new College president.

Tuesday, November 15, 7 p.m.,

with reception following

“An Evening with Catherine Lemley— Tasty Colors and Colored Sounds: What synesthesia can tell us about brain plasticity.”

Part of the celebration of the new College president.

www.etown.edu/events

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