Wed 29 Sep

Brock Institute Blues Music Night

Charles Brock, M.Litt. Blues, Religion Take Center Stage in Brock Institute Music Night   The Jefferson Educational Society will host Rev. Charles Brock and musicians Jim Cuneo and Pat C... Read More »
Thu 30 Sep

The Lurking Threat: Harmful Algae Blooms Pose Local, Global Hazard

Judith Lynch, Ph.D. Outbreaks of Harmful Algal Blooms have been documented for years in Lake Erie. Despite proof of their injurious impact on animal life, human life, and our economy, the... Read More »

Advancing Community Progress in Erie, Pennsylvania

The Jefferson Educational Society (JES) of Erie is a nonprofit institution where conversations commence and ideas take action. We were founded to promote civic enlightenment and community progress for the Erie Region through the study, research, and discussion of those ideas and events that have influenced the human condition. The Society offers courses, seminars, and lectures which explain the central ideas that have formed the past, assist in exploring the present, and offer guidance to enhance the civic future of the Erie Region.