Upcoming Events
3 p.m.
Linda Farris, great-great granddaughter of Frederick W. Rueckheim, founder of Cracker Jack, will be present with her husband Tom to give us a family perspective on the Cracker Jack Story. This session will cover the history and industry-changing developments of the brand from the 1800s through the current ownership of the company by Frito-Lay, a division of PepsiCo. There will also be interesting trivia and fun-facts about one of America's favorite snacks.
3 p.m.
As more print newspapers move online, and more people consume their news through digital and social media sources, broadcast journalism has advanced to meet their needs. Reid Duffy, television journalist and author, will discuss the past 40 years of these changes and trends in a rapidly evolving field.
11:30 a.m.
Join your fellow Lifelong Learners for good food, socialization, and fun at our annual luncheon and short business meeting. After the meal, make your voice heard or put your name in the ring as we elect next year's officers.