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Adult Education

Adding to Your Understanding

adult ed

Some say it resembles a graduate school class. Others say it's a great prelude to the worship service. It's Dumbarton's Adult Education program, broadening Dumbartonians' understanding of the church's mission, the Bible and global issues. (It's also easier to find parking by coming earlier.)

  • Time: 9:30 a.m. for coffee and refreshments. 10 a.m. for the program.
  • Date: Every Sunday from September through May (with a few exceptions on Easter and some holidays in the Social Hall at Dumbarton United Methodist Church.
  • Format: A speaker discusses a topic, often with slides or Power Point presentation. A question-and-answer period follows.



Title Dates Description
Adult Ed: "Religion & Ethics News Roundup" Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 10:00am - 10:50am

What's happening in the news that we should all be aware of? We'll look at religion & ethics news highlights from the PBS program, "Religion & Ethics Newsweekly," and add a good dose of...

Adult Ed:Dan Sackett "Energy Flow Gives Life: Sunday, November 2, 2014 - 10:00am - 10:50am

"Energy Flow Gives Life: Thermodynamics and Spirituality.” Dan Sackett, Ph.D., a scientist at the National Institute for Child Health and Human Development, will lead a discussion centered on...