Online Book Discussions

All of the titles are available in Hoopla. Because these are presented over Zoom, please register with your email address at least one day prior to the program date so we can connect you to the meeting.

 

Coming to America Book Group Online: The Leavers by Lisa Ko

7-8 pm Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Set in both New York and China, a young boy named Deming Quo must learn to adapt when he is adopted by a white couple after his mother abandons him. Meanwhile, his mother must come to terms with the mistakes of her past. This is the last discussion in the grant-funded series generously funded by the Yiddish Book Center.

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Cook the Book! Online
6:30–8 pm Wednesdays, October 7, 2020
Join community members to enjoy and discuss dishes prepared from various cookbooks or recipes found online. Please be prepared to share the recipe and cookbook used for the discussion.

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Online Book Discussion: When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Khan-Cullors

7-8 pm Monday, October 12, 2020

The author shares her personal experiences, which inspired her to co-found the Black Lives Matter movement and demand justice for Black and Brown Americans.

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Mystery Book Discussion: Cocaine Blues: A Phryne Fisher Mystery by Kerry Greenwood

7:30-8:30 pm Tuesday, October 13, 2020

It’s the roaring twenties and the intrepid Miss Fisher decides she’s ready to leave the proper routine of London society to dabble in detective work in Melbourne, Australia.

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Cook the Book! Online
6:30–8 pm Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Join community members to enjoy and discuss dishes prepared from various cookbooks or recipes found online. Please be prepared to share the recipe and cookbook used for the discussion.

Register Online