Welcome, friends!

We invite you to join us for any or all of the following 2019 Summer Events at the C.S. Lewis Study Center – Northfield:

The Great War and the Crisis of Faith: Poetry and Essays of World War I
Five Tuesdays at 7 pm
July 2 – July 30

July 2
C.S. Lewis, Poetry, and The Great War
Dr. Scott B. Key, California Baptist University

July 9
G. K. Chesterton and Joyce Kilmer: War, Poetry, and the Battle Against Cultural Fragmentation”
Dr. Amy Fahey, Thomas More College, NH

July 16
A Hobbit, a Wardrobe, and a Great War: How J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis Rediscovered Faith, Friendship, and Heroism in the Cataclysm of 1914-18
Dr. Justin Langford, Lousiana College

July 23
Do They Matter? Poetry of the Great War
David Dowdy, Northfield Mount Hermon School

July 30
C.S. Lewis, Essay: Learning in War Time
Dr. Thomas Kaiser, Thomas Aquinas College, MA


C.S. Lewis’ The Silver Chair
Dismissing Rules and Boundaries: A Perilous Quest for Freedom
Three Thursdays at 7 pm
July 11, 18 and 25
Dr. Scott B. Key, California Baptist University


Faith Engaging Ideas

Session I: Friday evening
July 26, 7-8:30 pm
Francis Schaeffer: The Heart of His Apologetics
Dr. Gayne J. Anacker, California Baptist University and
Board Chair, C.S. Lewis Study Center

Session II: Saturday morning
July 27, 10-11:30 am
Atheism to Idealism: Two Early Stages in C.S. Lewis’ Spiritual Journey
Dr. Gayne J. Anacker

While we recommend attending all sessions of a series, each is designed to stand alone, and you are welcome to attend one or all.

Admission is free.
Suggested donation $5 per session.

These C. S. Lewis Study Center programs take place at the historic home long known as “Green Pastures” located at
199 Main Street, Northfield, MA 01360

Links to flyers are available where titles are in red above.
For further information, please email Mary Key at mkey@cslewisstudycenter.org

If you have attended our events in the past, or are supportive of our mission and programs, please consider giving so we might continue to offer creative, quality programming accessible to all. Please check out our GIVE page.

Thank you for visiting our site… we hope you’ll be able to visit us in person in Northfield!

Mary Pomroy Key, Ph.D.
President, C.S. Lewis Study Center – Northfield

Scott B. Key, Ph.D.
Program Director
C.S. Lewis Study Center – Northfield

Gayne J. Anacker, Ph.D.
Chair of the Board of Trustees
C.S. Lewis Study Center – Northfield