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January Series 2019

thursday, January 3, 2019

Beardsley Theater, Hilt Building Downtown Muskegon
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

The award-winning January Series of Calvin College is coming to downtown Muskegon. Weekdays from Jan. 3 through Jan. 23, 2019, the Beardsley Theater in the Frauenthal Center will broadcast a live stream of one of the nation’s leading lecture and cultural arts series, weekdays, from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

Featured presenters include author Jenna Bush Hager; NFL player and former astronaut Leland Melvin; Oscar-nominated costumer designer Ruth Carter (Black Panther); Craig Detweiler, author  of “Searching for God in the Digital Age,”  and  Rachael Denhollander, the first woman to report and speak against Larry Nassar.

The experts will offer informed perspectives on a wide range of today’s most relevant topics including storytelling, climate justice, forgiveness, global journalism, and cancer research, among many others.  For a full list of speakers and topics, visit

Hosted by the Community Foundation for Muskegon County, this series is FREE and open to the public.