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4/5/2019 - American Constitutional Government - In History and Today Lecture on May 7, 2019

On Tuesday, May 7, 2019 from 6:30-8:30pm, in the Kingsley Room, Dr. Donald W. Rogers will discuss the formation and operation of the state and federal governments in the United States at Southbury Public Library.

Join us to learn more about how state and federal government work in the United States. Dr. Rogers will discuss how the governments were formed and how they changed over time. He will also discuss some of the controversies over time within the United States government.

Donald W. Rogers is past president and a board member of Civics First, a non-profit organization that sponsors law and citizenship education for Connecticut's K-12 students. He holds a Ph. D. in U.S. legal-constitutional history from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and is currently an adjunct lecturer of history at Central Connecticut State University and the University of Bridgeport. He is also a member and past president of the Connecticut Coalition for History and a board member of the Connecticut Supreme Court Historical Society.

Like all Southbury Public Library programs, this presentation is free to attend and open to anyone regardless of town of residency. Space is limited and registration is required. Please call 203-262-0626 ext. 130 to register. The Bozzuto Lecture Series were made possible through a gift in honor of Richard Bozzuto.