2017-2018 Schedule

September 13: 25th Anniversary Celebration and Readers’ Theater
All the Light We Cannot See – Reader: Emma Nichols
Being Mortal – Reader: Mary Austin-Seymour
Beloved – Reader: Fay Stetz-Waters
Boys in the Boat – Reader: Rick Wallace
The Grapes of Wrath – Reader: Tracy Daughtery
Riverwalking – Reader: Ashlee Chavez
Seabiscuit – Reader: Gary Whitehouse
Wait Till Next Year – Reader: Elena Passarello

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November 8: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
Reviewer: Alice Sperling

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January 10: Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond
Reviewer: Bob Loewen

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February 14: The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
Reviewer: Bonnie Brzozowski

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DATE CHANGE: March 7: The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World by The Dali Lama and Desmond Tutu
Reviewer: David Grube

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April 11: Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
Reviewer: Joyce Loper

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May 9: Moonglow: A Novel by Michael Chabon
Reviewer: Jonathan Katz

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June 13: When Books Went to War: The Stories that Helped Us Win World War II by Molly Guptill Manning
Reviewer: Karyle Butcher

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