Programming at the Jefferson Educational Society

The Jefferson Educational Society offers different programs during the Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall terms. Some of the past and current programs include the Global Summit, Metro 100, Brock Institute, and other special programs.

Camille Busette 2021

"The Power of Policy Reform to Address Racial Justice in Erie", with Dr. Camille Busette 

Global Summit XIII, November 2021


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Winter 2022 Satellite Programs

Posted on January 11th, 2022 at 11:15 AM
Winter 2022 Satellite Programs

Winter 2022 Satellite Program Schedule 


This winter, the JES will have programs at the Lincoln Community Center Library in the Fairview area, and the Corry Higher Education Council in the Corry area. All JES satellite programs are free and open to the public with prior registration, with the exception of Lunch N' Learn events, which are $5/person to cover the cost of a brown bag lunch. Click the links below to read the program descriptions, times/dates, and speaker bios. Covid-19 policies will be in effect throughout programming, please review the JES Covid-19 policy here. Patrons will need to show their vaccination cards or proof of a negative test. While Erie County remains on alert, masks will be required. Advanced registration is required for all JES events. Tickets will not be sold at or during events. Payments must be made at registration. Visa, MasterCard, AMEX, and Discover accepted. Cash payments are no longer accepted by the Jefferson.


Corry, PA

Let's Talk about U.S. Monuments

American Holidays: Sporting America

The American Tapestry: Exploring America's Narrative


Fairview, PA

When Erie was the Freshwater Fishing Capitol of the World

American Tapestry: The Stories we Tell Ourselves

Erie County Elected Women