Bridget’s Book Club
Thursday, May 11, 7:00-9:00 PM
In 1951, Henrietta Lacks died at the age 30 from cancer. But part of her lived on: cells that were taken from her without her knowledge or consent. These cells were used by scientists for countless medical breakthroughs, including the vaccine for polio. This bestselling book was turned into an HBO film that will debut on Saturday, April 22. Join us for a discussion of this book and movie.
Book Discussion Group
Thursday, April 27, 10:00-11:30 AM
“This riveting story of the Middle East revolutions, the Arab Spring, war, and terrorism seen close up should be required reading.” – Booklist, starred review.
Stop by for a discussion of And Then All Hell Broke Loose: Two Decades in the Middle East by NBC’s Chief Foreign Correspondent, Richard Engel. Please consider joining us, and bring a friend!
Thursday, May 25, 10:00-11:30 AM
The library’s Book Discussion Group will meet to select the books for next year’s discussions. Newcomers are always welcome, so please join!