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Recent Special Events

June 25, 2021

Encore Learning’s public special events are a great way to stay involved, expand your knowledge, and explore your hobbies. Here is the recording of our most recent special event on our YouTube page. Our speaker, Adrienne Cadik, has been solving crossword puzzles for nearly 60 years, has written a book on the subject, has taught…

Summer Office Hours in Effect through Labor Day

June 2, 2021

Our (virtual) office will be open from 10:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. on Tuesdays and Thursdays through Monday, September 6, 2021. Please keep these hours in mind if you need assistance. The best way to reach us is via email at info@encorelearning.net.  You may also leave a voicemail message at 703-228-2144.  A staff member will respond…

Member’s Annual Meeting May 20, 2021

May 19, 2021

Here is the link to the recorded Annual Meeting on our Youtube channel. Encore Learning had it’s annual meeting on May 20th and focused on the year in review. The new officers were announced. Annual Meeting Agenda 9:50 AM   Join Meeting 10:00 AM Meeting Begins Business meeting: Call to order: Tom Adams, President Treasurer’s…

Encore Learning Presents: Harnessing the Gem of Time: History, Impacts, and Future of Daylight-Saving Time

January 5, 2021

Monday, January 11, 2021 from 3:00 PM until 4:30 PMVirtual The history of Daylight-Saving Time (DST) has evolved over the last hundred years. But it is simply a single chapter in humankind’s attempts to harness time. And it exists as one of three parallel measurements that shape how we experience time – solar, circadian, and…

Video Now Available! U.S.-Russia Relations: Back to the Future

August 28, 2020

Special thanks to our presenter, Encore Learning Instructor Wayne Limberg. Thanks to moderator David Tate, our Special Events Committee and Arlington Public Library for helping us bring these Encore Learning Presents programs to you.

Video Now Available! Ocean Blues: National Security Issues and Solutions

August 28, 2020

Special thanks to our presenter, Admiral (Ret.) Jon White. Thanks to moderator David Tate, our Special Events Committee and Arlington Public Library for helping us bring these Encore Learning Presents programs to you.

July 2020 Encore Learning Presents Videos Now Available

July 29, 2020

Thanks to our wonderful speakers, moderators and Arlington Public Library for helping us bring these Encore Learning Presents programs to you:

Dan Sherman on Hamilton: The Man and the Music

June 29, 2020

Thanks to Encore Learning Instructor Dan Sherman, and all who joined our virtual presentation about Hamilton on June 29, 2020. Dan asked that we share the following with you: Dear All: I hope you enjoyed today’s “Hamilton: Man and Musical” talk with Encore Learning and the Arlington Public Library. As promised, here are some clips…

Video and Slides Now Available! Scott Sklar on Sustainable Energy

June 11, 2020

On June 1, 2020 Scott Sklar joined us to talk about using sustainable energy to both save money and help combat climate change. Scott presented a lot of valuable information about climate change and then moved on to solutions for every household, from super easy (LED lightbulbs) to more complex (solar panels and back up…

Virtual Special Event Monday, June 15, 2020

June 10, 2020

The Industrial Revolution’s Influence on American Women’s Rights Movements Advance registration is not required, and this event is open to all. When joining the meeting you may be prompted to enter your name and email address before being admitted to this free event. Speaker Jim Grefer posits that throughout human history, gender roles have been…