Again for 2020, the Mattapoisett Woman’s Club offers one of the world’s largest discussion groups of both civic and foreign policy-related topics, “The Great Decisions Program”. As a participant, you become part of a community effort to discuss and critically establish policy-making decisions for global issues.
Topics Include: Climate Change and the Global Order, India and Pakistan, Red Sea Security, Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking, U.S. Relations with the Northern Triangle, China’s Road into Latin America, The Philippines, and the U.S. and Artificial Intelligence and Data.
This series starts with its first session on Wednesday, January 15 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm and runs for the next eight consecutive weeks on Wednesdays. We only cancel if Town Hall closes (it is not dependent on school closings)
Cost to participate is $37 for individual and $45 for two people sharing one text. The fee includes book, classroom DVD, teachers’ electronic edition, and expenses for materials and refreshments.
To register, please send check, with printed name, address, and telephone number plus email address to: Mattapoisett Woman’s Club P.O. 1444 Mattapoisett Ma 02739. Indicate on check memo “Great Decisions “. Maximum capacity is 25 people. Deadline for registration is December 31.
The books will be available and distributed after the first week of January at the Library by Ellen P Flynn or Barb and Richard Van Inwegen. The event will be at the same location, Accessible Community Room Mattapoisett Free Public Library, 5 Barstow Street Mattapoisett, 02739