2019 C-SAAHN 'IMAGINE' Tuesday Noon-Hour Lecture/Discussion Series*
@ Downtown Buffalo & Erie County Public Library


Center for the Study of Art & Architecture; History & Nature
C-SAAHN 'IMAGINE' Lecture & Discussion Series

Since 2009 - Free and open to the public
Tuesdays, September - June, Noon – 1:00 p.m.
Buffalo & Erie County Downtown Public Library
1 Lafayette Square, Buffalo, 716-858-8900
'Ring of Knowledge' (next to Fables Cafe)


Recipient of the:
WNY Library Resources Council 2018 Outstanding Library Advocate Award
The Buffalo History Museum 2017 Red Jacket Augspurger Award
Chautauqua Day @ Buffalo (Second Tuesday of June, 2017) Erie County Executive Recognition
Niagara Legacy Council 2015 Recognition Award
AIA Buffalo/WNY "Friends of Architecture" 2013 Community Service Award

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Recent recordings available at ImagineLifelongLearning.com

C-SAAHN Audio Catalog contains over 900 audio recordings
from Buffalo and Chautauqua Institution
Downtown Buffalo & Erie County Public Library Tuesday
Noon-hour IMAGINE Series January & February Schedule

Two Primary IMAGINE Series Themes:
Great Courses Video Series
"IMAGINE the Pursuit of Happiness: Imagine Lifelong Learning"
Speaker Series
"IMAGINE a Healthy, Wealthy and Sustainable Community:
Imagine Greater Buffalo as a Premier North American Cultural & Nature Center"

WINTER 2019

1st Tuesday - The Arts & Creativity

January 1, 2019 - 1st Tuesday

Happy New Year!


January 8, 2019 - 2nd Tuesday - Architecture & Design
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "Understanding the World's Greatest Structures: Science and Innovation from Antiquity to Modernity: Amazing Thin Shells - Strength from Curvature"
The Great Courses Video #21 by Professor Stephen Ressler, US Military Academy at West Point

12:30 P.M. - 1:00 P.M. Speakers - Mike Vogel, 2019 Tall Ship Event   https://archive.org/details/1901080087  Note speaker change
Co-sponsored by the Richardson Olmsted Complex, Explore Buffalo & Martin House


January 15, 2019 - 3rd Tuesday - History & Future
Noon - 12:30 P.M.  America in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era: Trust Busting in the Progressive Era"
The Great Courses Video #17 by Professor Edward T. O'Donnell, Ph.D. College of the Holy Cross

12:30 - 1:00 P.M. Speaker - Stanton H. Hudson, Jr., Site Superintendent / Executive Director, Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site https://archive.org/details/1901150088
Co-sponsored by the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site & Western New York Heritage Press & The Buffalo History Museum


January 22, 2019 - 4th Tuesday - Nature & Science "IMAGINE a Healthy, Wealthy, and Sustainable Community: Imagine Lifelong Learning"
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "Science & Religion: The Warfare Thesis"
The Great Courses Video #2 by Professor Lawrence Principe, John Hopkins University

12:30 - 1:00 P.M. Science & Religion Discussion with Jim Guido, Larry Brooks, & Rev. Richard Augustyn  https://archive.org/details/1901210090
Co-sponsored by WNY STEM


January 29, 2019 - 5th Tuesday - The "Art of Investing" "IMAGINE a Healthy, Wealthy, and Sustainable Community: Imagine Lifelong Learning"
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "The Art of Investing: Lessons from History’s Greatest Traders: Small-Cap Stocks: More Risk, More Reward"
The Great Courses Video #7 by Professor of Professional Practice in the Finance & Economic Department John M. Longo, Rutgers Business School
 
12:30 P.M. - 1:00 P.M. "Art of Investing" Discussion led by Dennis Galucki
Co-sponsored by the Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo


February 5, 2019 - 1st Tuesday - The Arts & Creativity  "IMAGINE a Healthy, Wealthy, and Sustainable Community: Imagine Lifelong Learning"
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "The Creative Thinker's Toolkit Course: Borrowing and Modifying Ideas"
The Great Courses Video #12 by Professor Gerard Puccio, Ph.D. The State University of New York, Buffalo
 
12:30 P.M. - 1:00 P.M. Speaker - Phil Haberstro, Ex. Dir. Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo "What is Community Wellness?" & Shannon Sutton, President, Working for Downtown
Co-sponsored by the Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo


February 12, 2019 - 2nd Tuesday - Architecture & Design
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "The Cathedral: Romanesque - A New Monumental Style"
The Great Courses Video #3 by Professor William R. Cook, State University of New York at Geneseo

12:30 - 1:00 P.M. Speaker - TinaMarie Kumiega, Explore Buffalo, “Let’s Compare and Contrast Buffalo’s Two Cathedrals: St Paul’s Episcopal and St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic “
Co-sponsored by the Richardson Olmsted Complex, Explore Buffalo & Martin House


February 19, 2019 - 3rd Tuesday - History & Future
Noon - 12:30 PM. "Tocqueville and the American Experiment: The American Constitution"
The Great Course Video # 7 by Professor William R. Cook, Ph.D. State University of New York, Geneseo 

12:30 - 1:00 P.M. Speaker - Bruce Fisher - Director of the Center for Economic and Policy Studies and visiting professor of economics and finance at Buffalo State college,
"Electrifying Buffalo, on the initial wiring of the city, and Buffalo's streetcar system, historic and prospective"

Co-sponsored by the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site & Western New York Heritage Press & The Buffalo History Museum

February 26, 2019 - 4th Tuesday - Nature & Science "IMAGINE a Healthy, Wealthy, and Sustainable Community: Imagine Lifelong Learning"
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "Emerson, Thoreau, and the Transcendentalist Movement: Thoreau's Politics"
The Great Courses Video #8 by Professor Ashton Nichols, Dickinson College
 
12:30 - 1:00 P.M. Speaker - Felicia Beard, Director of Racial Equity Initiatives at the Community Foundation
Co-sponsored by the Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo

EARLY SPRING 2019

March 5, 2019 - 1st Tuesday - The Arts & Creativity
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "The World's Greatest Paintings: Spirit and Thought-  Hals, Rembrandt, La Tour"
The Great Courses Video #12 by Professor William Kloss, The Smithsonian Associates, Smithsonian Institution  

12:30 P.M. - 1:00 P.M. Speaker - Karen Wielinski, Author, "One on the Ground"
Co-sponsored by the Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo_
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March 12, 2019 - 2nd Tuesday - Architecture & Design
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "Understanding the World's Greatest Structures: Science and Innovation from Antiquity to Modernity: Vast Roof Systems of Iron and Steel"
The Great Courses Video #22 by Professor Stephen Ressler, US Military Academy at West Point

12:30 P.M. - 1:00 P.M. Speaker - Gerald Halligan. Author, "Lackawanna"
Co-sponsored by the Richardson Olmsted Complex & Explore Buffalo & Martin House
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March 19, 2019 - 3rd Tuesday - History & Future
Noon - 12:30 P.M.  America in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era: The 1911 Triangle Fire and Reform"
The Great Courses Video #18 by Professor Edward T. O'Donnell, Ph.D. College of the Holy Cross

12:30 - 1:00 P.M. Speaker - Stanton H. Hudson, Jr., Site Superintendent / Executive Director, Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site
Co-sponsored by the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site & Western New York Heritage Press & The Buffalo History Museum
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March 26, 2019 - 4th Tuesday - Nature & Science
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "Science & Religion: Faith and Reason - Scripture and Nature"
The Great Courses Video #3 by Professor Lawrence Principe, John Hopkins University

12:30 - 1:00 P.M. Discussion with Jim Guido, Larry Brooks, & Rev. Richard Augustyn
Co-sponsored by WNY STEM
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April 2, 2019 - 1st Tuesday - The Arts & Creativity  "IMAGINE a Healthy, Wealthy, and Sustainable Community: Imagine Lifelong Learning"
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "The Creative Thinker's Toolkit Course: Systematic Tools to Generate New Ideas"
The Great Courses Video #13 by Professor Gerard Puccio, Ph.D. The State University of New York, Buffalo

12:30 P.M. - 1:00 P.M. Speaker - Phil Haberstro, Ex. Dir. Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo "What is Community Wellness?"
Co-sponsored by the Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo
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April 9, 2019 - 2nd Tuesday - Architecture & Design
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "The Cathedral: Vaulting - A Look at Roofs"
The Great Courses Video #4 by Professor William R. Cook, State University of New York at Geneseo

12:30 - 1:00 P.M. Speaker -  Megan McElfresh, Stained Glass Association of America, “Manufacturing Achieves New Heights in Stained Glass”
Co-sponsored by the Richardson Olmsted Complex & Explore Buffalo
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April 16, 2019 - 3rd Tuesday - History & Future
Noon - 12:30 PM. "Tocqueville and the American Experiment: The Judiciary and Lawyers in America"
The Great Course Video # 8 by Professor William R. Cook, Ph.D. State University of New York, Geneseo 

12:30 - 1:00 P.M. Speaker - Bruce Fisher, Director of the Center for Economic and Policy Studies and visiting professor of economics and finance at Buffalo State college
Co-sponsored by the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site & Western New York Heritage Press & The Buffalo History Museum
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April 23, 2019 - 4th Tuesday - Nature & Science  "IMAGINE a Healthy, Wealthy, and Sustainable Community: Imagine Lifelong Learning"
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "Emerson, Thoreau, and the Transcendentalist Movement: William Ellery Channing and Unitarianism""
The Great Courses Video #9 by Professor Ashton Nichols, Dickinson College

12:30 - 1:00 P.M. Speaker - The Rev. Joan Montagnes, Unitarian Universalist Church Minister
Co-sponsored by the Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo

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April 30, 2019 -   5th Tuesday - The "Art of Investing"  IMAGINE a Healthy, Wealthy, and Sustainable Community: Imagine Lifelong Learning"
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "The Art of Investing: Lessons from History’s Greatest Traders: John Templeton, Global Treasure Hunter"
The Great Courses Video #8 by Professor of Professional Practice in the Finance & Economic Department John M. Longo, Rutgers Business School

12:30 P.M. - 1:00 P.M. "Art of Investing" Discussion led by Dennis Galucki
Co-sponsored by the Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo

LATE SPRING 2019

May 7, 2018 - 1st Tuesday - The Arts & Creativity
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "The World's Greatest Paintings: The Serenity of Poussin, Claude, Watteau"
The Great Courses Video #13 by Professor William Kloss, The Smithsonian Associates, Smithsonian Institution  

12:30 P.M. - 1:00 P.M. Speaker - Elizabeth Licata,  Editor, WNY Spree
 
Elizabeth Licata,  Editor, WNY Spree will also receive the 2019 C-SAAHN IMAGINE Greater Buffalo Recognition Award.

Previous fourteen recipients of the IGB Recognition Award have been:
Michelle Kavanaugh, WNY STEM founder - 2018
Robert J. Kresse - 2017
Sally Cunningham - 2016
Congressman Brian Higgins - 2015
Marti Gorman - 2014
Joan K. Bozer - 2014
Anne Conable - 2012
Gerry Rising - 2011  
Ed Healy - 2011
John Conlin - 2010
Stanford Lipsey - 2010
Charles Rand Penney - 2010
Robert Shibley - 2009
Chuck LaChiusa - 2009
Co-sponsored by the Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo
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May 14, 2019 - 2nd Tuesday - Architecture & Design
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "Understanding the World's Greatest Structures: Science and Innovation from Antiquity to Modernity: The Incredible Lightness of Tension Structures"
The Great Courses Video #23 by Professor Stephen Ressler, US Military Academy at West Point

12:30 P.M. - 1:00 P.M. Speaker - Mark Mortenson, Executive Director of the Richardson Olmsted Campus and the Lipsey Architecture Center of Buffalo  (Brad Hahn reschedule)
Co-sponsored by the Richardson Olmsted Complex & Explore Buffalo & Martin House
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May 21, 2019 - 3rd Tuesday - History & Future
Noon - 12:30 P.M.  America in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era: Theodore Roosevelt, Conservationist"
The Great Courses Video #19 by Professor Edward T. O'Donnell, Ph.D. College of the Holy Cross

12:30 - 1:00 P.M. Speaker - Stanton H. Hudson, Jr., Site Superintendent / Executive Director, Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site
Co-sponsored by the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site & Western New York Heritage Press & The Buffalo History Museu



May 28, 2019 - 4th Tuesday - Nature & Science
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "Science & Religion: God and Nature - Miracles and Demons"
The Great Courses Video #4 by Professor Lawrence Principe, John Hopkins University

12:30 - 1:00 P.M. Discussion with Jim Guido, Larry Brooks, & Rev. Richard Augustyn
Co-sponsored by WNY STEM
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June 4, 2019 - 1st Tuesday - The Arts & Creativity
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "American Ideals: Founding a Republic of Virtue: Taxation Without Representation"
The Great Courses Video #4 by Professor Daniel N. Robinson, Oxford University and Columbia University

12:30 P.M. - 1:00 P.M. Speaker: Brad Hahn, Ex. Dir., Explore Buffalo "Doors Open Buffalo - June 15,2019
Co-sponsored by the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site & Western New York Heritage Press & The Buffalo History Museum
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June 8, 2019 Second Saturday in June Annual Global Wellness Day
Discussion "Talk and Walk-to-Wellness"
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June 11, 2019 - 2nd Tuesday - Architecture & Design  "Chautauqua Day @ Buffalo"
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "American Ideals: Founding a Republic of Virtue: The Declaration of Independence"
The Great Courses Video #5 by Professor Daniel N. Robinson, Oxford University and Columbia University

12:30 P.M. - 1:00 P.M. Speaker: Phil Haberstro, Wellness Institute America Walks Conference June 13 & 14
Co-sponsored by the Richardson Olmsted Complex & Explore Buffalo
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Explore Buffalo's "Doors Open Buffalo" - Saturday June 15, 2019
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June 18, 2019 - 3rd Tuesday - History & Future
Noon - 12:30 P.M. "American Ideals: Founding a Republic of Virtue: The Royalist View of the Revolution"
The Great Courses Video #6 by Professor Daniel N. Robinson, Oxford University and Columbia University

12:30 P.M. - 1:00 P.M. Speaker: Dennis Galucki, Founder, Tenth Annual "Buffalo Day @ Chautauqua" - Tuesday July 2, 2019
"Imagine Solution-based Communities: Imagine Place-based Lifelong Learning"

Co-sponsored by the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site & Western New York Heritage Press &  The Buffalo History Museum &  Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo_
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"Appreciating our Past = Imagining our Future = Pursuit of Happiness" - Dennis Galucki
                                                                                                          
"Visit Buffalo Niagara - Explore a place where art, architecture, history and nature come together like old friends"      
2012 - 2013 Official Buffalo Niagara Visitors Guidebook Cover
The Center for the Study of Art, Architecture, History & Nature (C-SAAHN) was established in 2009 as a unique digital enterprise and network designed to help link volunteers and lifelong learning communities as part of the "Buffalo-Chautauqua Idea:
Exploring American Legacy through Place-based Lifelong Learning and Imagination"

Besides the IMAGINE Series, C-SAAHN is also the creator and sponsor of:

Landmark Cruise: "Imagine Buffalo Niagara as a Premier North American Cultural & Nature Center"
 Annual Buffalo Day @ Chautauqua
"Art of Investing" Weekly Monday Discussion Class at Chautauqua Institution

Dennis Galucki, C-SAAHN Founder
Chuck LaChiusa, Webmaster, BuffaloAH.com & C-SAAHN


Logo: djgalaxydesigns@gmail.com
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Our mailing address is:
IMAGINE Greater Buffalo: Imagine Lifelong Learning.com
c/o Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo
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Buffalo, NY 14202


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Past IMAGINE Lecture AUDIOS:

2018 'IMAGINE" Lecture Series & AUDIOS

2017 'IMAGINE" Lecture Series & AUDIOS

2016 'IMAGINE" Lecture Series & AUDIOS

2015 'IMAGINE" Lecture Series & AUDIOS

2014 'IMAGINE" Lecture Series & AUDIOS

2013 'IMAGINE" Lecture Series & AUDIOS

2012 Lecture Summaries/Audios

2011 Fall Series: Why Does PreservationMatter?

2010-11 Lecture Summaries/Audios

2009-10 Lecture Summaries/Audi

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