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Next Event:
Lauren Eadline, “Building Bridges, Closing Gaps: Holistic Health & Modern Medecine.”
Thursday February 10, 7:00-8:30PM

Next Event:
Master Beekeeper Bill Kaufman, "The Past, Present, & Future of Human-Bee Relations" 
Thursday January 13, 7-8:30PM

This event will be held on Zoom. Registration is required. Register here.

The Strathmore Speaker Series is a platform for recognized experts from a wide range of disciplines to share the power of their ideas with the community through intellectually stimulating, thought provoking, and enlightening conversations on the arts, literature, politics, history, the environment, science, philosophy, theology, and business.

Onondaga Free Library is proud to be partnering with the Strathmore Speakers to bring this engaging content to you, our patrons. Recordings of previous Strathmore Speaker-OFL events can be found below. 

For information on upcoming Strathmore Speakers lectures, to register for a virtual event, or to find out more about the Strathmore Speaker Series, visit strathmorespeakers.com or go to our program calendar.

Jennifer Stromer-Galley, “Facebook, Disinformation, and the Digital Pollution of Presidential Politics” 11.18.21

Presidential Campaigning in the Internet Age

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Eric Persons, “Central Current: Local Journalism, Citizenship,
and Community Engagement” 10.14.21

Central Current, Inc.

Dennis Connors, "The Smith Family Fortunes" 9.9.21

Onondaga Historical Association

Joee Patterson, “Icebreakers, Zodiacs, and Elephant Seals: Antarctic Science, and Life as a Marine Technician” 6.10.21

Into the Thaw: Decoding Thwaites Glacier

Jeff Megivern, “Mars 2020: NASA’s Perseverance Rover
and the Search for Ancient Life on Mars" 5.15.21

Mars 2020

Eddie Brennan,“Beak & Skiff: Family Orchard to Tourist Destination" 4.8.21

Beak & Skiff Apple Orchards

Sam D. Gruber, “Warding off the Virus: A Virtual Tour of Ward Wellington Ward's Syracuse Houses" 3.11.21

The Arts & Crafts Society of Central New York

Suzanne Mettler, “Four Threats: The Recurring Crises of American Democracy" 2.11.21

Four Threats: The Recurring Crises of American Democracy

Hyatt Green, “Covid-19: Predicting the Next Outbreak” 1.14.21

SUNY ESF: Professor Hyatt Green


Authors Liz Petrone & Ed Griffin-Nolan 12.10.20


Michael Streissguth, "City on the Edge" 11.12.20

City on the Edge