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Diocletian Publishes Edict Calling for... Though the Roman Emperor Diocletian ordered the persecution of Christians several times, his so-called Great Persecution began with an official edict. Churches were razed, scriptures burned, and practitioners executed. A few years later, he became the first Roman emperor to voluntarily abdicate, after which he retired to Croatia to grow cabbages in peace. The reign of Constantine soon made Christianity the empire's preferred religion. When asked to return to the throne, how did Diocletian reply? Discuss


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Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima (1945) The first American attack on Japanese soil during WWII, the Battle of Iwo Jima lasted more than a month and claimed tens of thousands of Japanese and American lives. Just days into the campaign, photographer Joe Rosenthal witnessed a group of American soldiers struggling to raise their flag on Iwo Jima's highest point and took what would become the most reproduced photograph in history. It was the second flag-raising that day. How many of the six men shown in the photograph survived the battle?


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The Securitas Depot Robbery (2006) In an elaborate heist that took place over the course of several hours, the manager of the Securitas bank depot in Kent, England, was abducted along with his family and forced by a gang of masked, armed men to help steal approximately £53 million. In the process, 14 other staff members at the depot were held captive. It was the largest robbery in British history, and dozens of people would eventually be arrested in connection with it. What had previously been the UK's largest cash robbery?


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Events Calendar

Feb 24

- March COFFEE HOUSE at Oldtown 2017
- Second Chance Clothes

Feb 25

- Attleboro Winter Festival 2017
- Sunday Night Jamming

Feb 26

- 4th Monday Networking
- Food Pantry Open
- Monday Night Soup Kitchen
- Monthly Dyer-Lake Grief Support Session - 4/17
- North Needlers

Feb 27

- 4th Annual People for People Auction / Dinner / Comedy Show
- Tuesday Night Soup Kitchen

Feb 28

- "You Are Not Alone" Drop-In Clinic
- 17th Annual Polar Plunge
- Attleboro Animal Shelter 12th Annual FUR BALL
- Food and Friends Soup Kitchen
- Free Family Cafe
- International Coffee and Tea Tasting
- Rotary Club of Attleboro Meeting

Mar 1

- Ash Wednesday 2017
- Attleboro Chess Club
- Lent 2017

Mar 3

- Meat Raffle
- National Anthem Day 2017

Mar 4

- Soup For Heat 2017
- Sunday Night Jamming

Mar 5

- Attleboro Booster Club Meeting
- End the R Word Day
- Friends of Plainville Public Library Meeting
- Monday Night Soup Kitchen
- NAMI Support Group

Mar 6

- Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group
- Tuesday Night Soup Kitchen

Mar 7

- Food and Friends Soup Kitchen
- Friends of the Richard's Memorial Library Meeting
- Parents of Teens Discussion/Support Grp
- Purim
- Rotary Club of Attleboro Meeting
- Village Lions Hold Meeting

Mar 8

- Attleboro Chess Club

Mar 10

- Friends Meeting

Mar 12

- Monday Night Soup Kitchen
- Spring Forward - Daylight Saving Time

Mar 13

- Autism Support Group
- North Needlers
- Tuesday Night Soup Kitchen

Mar 14

- Attleboro Triad Monthly Meeting
- Food and Friends Soup Kitchen
- Parkinson Support Group
- Rotary Club of Attleboro Meeting
- Village Lions Hold Meeting

Mar 15

- Attleboro Chess Club
- Grandparents Support Group

Mar 16

- MOW Group

Mar 17

- St. Patrick's Day

Mar 18

- Sunday Night Jamming

Mar 19

- 60th Annual Attleboro Rotary Auction 2017
- Monday Night Soup Kitchen
- NAMI Business Meeting

Mar 20

- Tuesday Night Soup Kitchen

Mar 21

- Food and Friends Soup Kitchen
- MS Support Grp for Women
- Parent's Book Club
- Rotary Club of Attleboro Meeting

Mar 22

- Attleboro Chess Club
- World Water Day

Mar 24

- March COFFEE HOUSE at Oldtown 2017
- Second Chance Clothes



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