Learning at Hubbard Hall
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The Curiosity Forum
The Curiosity Forum strives to reward curiosity with events to inspire the mind and ignite the creative spirit!
Curiosity Forum events include lectures, slide presentations, documentary film screenings, book signings & meet-the-author events, demonstrations/workshops, and interactive artist events & performances.
Past Curiousity Forum speakers and events have included:
- Scott Gibson, author of Green from the Ground Up: Sustainable, Healthy, and Energy-Efficient Home Construction
- James "Buddy" Edgerton and Nan O'Brien, authors of The Unknown Rockwell: A Portrait of Two American Families
- Dacre Stoker, author of Dracula the Un-Dead
- Dr. Gordon Moore on "What’s Going to Happen with Health Care if the Reform Efforts Tank?"
- Kevin O'Brien, author of A Lucky Irish Lad and Last of the Donkey Pilgrims
- Bernice Mennis, author of Breaking Out of Prison: A Guide to Compassion, Consciousness, and Freedom
- Maureen Matthews McClintock on "Haiti PeaceQuilts Project: Earthquate Update 2010"
- "Animals of the Adirondacks" with Pember Museum educator Bernadette Hoffman
- Film: The Business of Being Born with midwife Kathleen Breault
- "Interactive Puppet Fun" with Carol Serotta and The Hubbard Hall Puppet Club
- "Shakespeare Family Fun" with Brian Foley and The Theatre Company at Hubbard Hall
- Film: Mad City Chickens with local backyard chicken advocates Carolyn Kibbe and Jayne Stokes
- Annette Neilsen, author of the Recipies from Adirondack Life cookbook series
- Sven Huseby and Barbara Ettinger, producer and director of the film A Sea Change: Imagine a World Without Fish