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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 - Liz Carter "Social Media and Social Change in China.” Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 10:00am - 10:50am

Liz’s new book—Let 100 Voices Speak: How the Internet is Transforming China and Changing Everything— details the ways new technology is fostering changes ranging from LGBT issues to censorship...

Adult Ed - Religion & Ethics News Roundup Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 10:00am - 10:50am

Selected PBS video segments become springboards for lively discussion as current events meet United Methodist views of eternal truths and practical wisdom. Class members are also invited to bring...

No 10 am Sunday School TODAY Sunday, October 25, 2015 - 10:00am

All Dumbarton's Sunday School classes that usually begin at 10 am are cancelled today to avoid transportation complications and travel obstacles due to the Marine Corps Marathon. This means no...