Join us as the Friends of the Nevins Memorial Library put on a special sale of cookbooks for one day only, Saturday April 18th, 2015 from 9am to 4pm… 126 more words
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If you ever want to get a sense for how busy women (particularly moms) are, try and plan a gathering.
Here’s a quick summary of what happened when I tried to launch a casual, monthly lunchtime book group in Ann Arbor: on the first day we were scheduled to meet, the city declared a snow day, so many of us suddenly found ourselves housebound with kiddos; the night before our second meeting, Lily was up vomiting all night, so I postponed in order to nurse her back to health the next day; and after re-scheduling, all except one woman had work meetings, a sick kid, or was sick herself. 1,339 more words
The Outer Edge is Chatham Area Public Library’s science fiction and fantasy book club. We read and discuss classic and modern titles alike. The Outer Edge meets the third Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. 127 more words
I first read the book To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee almost 32 years ago and have re-read it several times since. Recently I thought about the time I learnt to read as a very, very young girl and this gift is one of the things I am most grateful for in my life. 513 more words
Book Group will meet on Thursday, April 16, at 7:30 a.m., and Friday, April 17, at noon, to discuss The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics… 145 more words
Yesterday was another first. I gave a talk at my local library—my first talk as a published author. I wasn’t sure what to expect. I knew the ‘audience’ (it seems a rather grand title for a small event) was the relatively newly-formed creative writing group, and I also knew that my library had informed a couple more local libraries of the talk in case their creative writing groups or book groups might like to come along. 492 more words