10/1/2014 America’s Women: Four Hundred Years of Dolls, Drudges, Helpmates, and Heroines

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Sorry about the incredibly long delay in posting. Contrary to how it might appear, we actually have met since May. We read The Color of Water in June, Habits of the House in July, War Dances in August, and Beyond Outrage in September. In October we will meet to discuss America’s Women by Gail Collins. Unfortunately, copies are scarce, but I do have an audiobook version on the way, and we may be able to acquire another print copy. Fall schedules are out, and we will read The Plague of Doves by Louise Erdrich in November, and The Book Thief by Markus Zusak in December. Happy reading!

New Schedule Out

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The May through August 2014 schedule is now out. Look for a copy with descriptions at either entrance. We will be discussing The Hunger Games in May, The Color of Water in June, Habits of the House in July, and War Dances in August.

Library Closed

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The Crandall Library is closed today, so our discussion for Twelve Years a Slave has been postponed until next Wednesday. Thankfully, the Buddha in the Attic looks like a quick read. If anyone would like to get a jump on the reading, we have copies available at the Park Reference Desk. Be safe!

Snow on Wednesday

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Right now, it looks like we could get snow on Wednesday, so please call in advance to make sure that we are still meeting. I booked the Crandall Room for us for Wednesday, February 12th at 7pm in case we can’t meet on our normal day. Please note the slightly later start time. I hope to see everyone on Wednesday!