Thursday, August 14, 2008,
Roberts / Main Dining Room

Mid-Maine Global Forum – Annual Event

Michael Klare

America’s Future and the Permanent Energy Crisis

  Please join us for dinner as we culminate another year of bringing high-caliber speakers on global topics to central Maine. We are honored to have as our speaker Michael Klare, Professor of Peace and World Security Studies at Hampshire College, and author of Rising Powers, Shrinking Planet: The New Geopolitics of Energy. Professor Klare, whose previous book Blood and Oil was made into a documentary movie, has been in the news recently. With the price of oil soaring and the global demand ever increasing, we need to take thoughtful action to ensure the future of our planet.

Date: Thursday, August 14th, 2008

Place: Roberts Dining Room, Colby College
(See campus map at http://www.colby.edu/map) Park in Roberts lot.

Time: 6:00 Cocktail Reception
7:00 Dinner and Keynote Address
   
Choice of Entree:

Ginger-Crusted Chicken with Tropical Fruit Salsa

OR

Saltimbocca Shrimp Wrapped in Proscuitto on a bed of Fresh Mozzarella, Tomatoes & Fried Sage   

OR

Ravioli with Spinach & Sun-dried Tomatoes and Alfredo Sauce

Price: $25 per person
Cash bar available

  As seating is limited, please RSVP to thebenzigers@hotmail.com as soon as possible to let us know how many will be in your party, and your choice(s) of dinner entrees. Please send a check, made payable to“Mid-Maine Global Forum” ASAP to:

Mid-Maine Global Forum
PO Box 2636
Waterville, ME 04903

We look forward to seeing you for an evening that should be both celebratory and enlightening!

Please also note that the Railroad Square Cinema will be offering a screening of “Blood and Oil” on Wednesday August 13th at 7 pm. Michael Klare will be there for a Q&A period following the movie. 


Public event