Ed­u­ca­tion

News-Herald (Perkasie, PA) - - AROUND TOWN -

• The Penn­syl­va­nia Ger­mans South of the Ma­son-Dixon Line will be the topic for a pre­sen­ta­tion noon, Wed­nes­day, Dec. 12 and 2 p.m. Sun­day, Dec. 16 in the Fall Lec­ture Se­ries at Sch­wenk­felder Li­brary and Her­itage Cen­ter, 105 Sem­i­nary Street, Penns­burg.

Hunt Schenkel will be the speaker.

The Wed­nes­day pre­sen­ta­tion is a brown bag lunch. Bring your lunch, bev­er­age will be pro­vided.

Ad­mis­sion is free. In­for­ma­tion: www.sch­wenk­felder. com, info@sch­wenk­felder. com or 215-679-3103.

• Beginner-Ad­vanced Ger­man and Latin cour­ses for homeschool­ers are held on a month to month ba­sis through­out the school year at Sch­wenk­felder Li­brary and Her­itage Cen­ter, 105 Sem­i­nary Street, Penns­burg.

Sched­ule op­tions are 10 to 11:30 a.m. or 1:30 to 3 p.m. Wed­nes­days or Fri­days, com­plet­ing a to­tal of three hours of in­struc­tion per week and eight classes per monthly ses­sion.

Cost: $50 per stu­dent per monthly ses­sion. In­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter: www.sch­wenk­felder.com, info@sch­wenk­felder.com or 215-679-3103.

• Par­ent Ed­u­ca­tion Net­work (PEN) pro­vides in­for­ma­tion and tech­ni­cal as­sis­tance to par­ents of chil­dren with dis­abil­i­ties and the pro­fes­sion­als who serve them.

The group as­sists par­ents in de­vel­op­ing strate­gies to work ef­fec­tively within the ed­u­ca­tional sys­tem to ad­vo­cate for their child to ob­tain a free ap­pro­pri­ate pub­lic ed­u­ca­tion as re­quired by fed­eral law.

PEN’s ser­vices and writ­ten ma­te­ri­als are avail­able free of charge.

In­for­ma­tion, to re­quest a work­shop in your area, or to be placed on the mail­ing

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In­for­ma­tion: 215-2576551 ext. 278 or jsmith@ pen­n­foun­da­tion.org.

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