Our Tuesday Evening Book Group meets the second Tuesday of each month and alternates between reading fiction and nonfiction books.We hope you will join us for our upcoming meetings, when we will be reading and discussing the following books.
July 11, 6:00 p.m. – Born a Crime by Trevor Noah (2016).
Trevor Noah, host of The Daily Show, tells his coming of age story with his larger-than-life mother during the last gasps of apartheid-era South Africa and the
turbulent years that followed.
August 8, 6:00 p.m. – The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce (2012).
Harold Fry is convinced that he must deliver a letter to an old love in order to save her. Meeting various characters along the way and reminiscing about the events of his past and people he has known, he tries to find peace and acceptance.
September 12, 6:00 p.m. – Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly (2016).
An account of the previously unheralded but pivotal contributions of NASA’s African-American women mathematicians to America’s space program describes how they were segregated from their white counterparts by Jim Crow laws in spite of their groundbreaking successes.