Our Lifelong Learning Institute is connecting generations
The Spring semester has started for the Lifelong Learners on our campus. This semeter one class in particular is bringing in Virginia Wesleyan students to share perspectives on politics and society with members of Westminster-Canterbury on Chesapeake Bay.
Our Evening with the Professor series is making military headlines
The Evening with the Professor presentation by Dr. Ira (Dick) Hanna was recently profiled in the Defense Visual Information Distribution Service.His presentation focused on the US Navy’s East Coast Capital and Its Future. Dr. Hanna is one of the Hampton Roads Naval Museum’s longest serving volunteer docents. His volunteer service spans more than eighteen years. Dr. Hanna's talk focused on the founding of Naval Station Norfolk. Thanks to two other members of our community Dr Hanna's presentation also provided extra entertainment by featuring a cameo appearance by two of the US Navy’s notable leaders; Commodore Thomas Tingey and Admiral David Farragut.
Our Birdsong Tablet is making national news
Our W.C. Pongers are making their mark with area school children
Our W.C.Pongers were featured on 13News Now. Daybreak Anchor Dan Kennedy highlighted our volunteers during his "In Session" segment. He talked about how our residents go out and teach 4th and 5th graders at Thalia Elementary how to play ping pong. It's a labor of love that is making a lasting impression on these children and teaching them a skill that will last a lifetime.