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Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] another cold weekend! - Michele, I am recovering from surgery that will take more time. I'll let you know when I can return. Liz Sent fro liz Feb 28, 2015 9:38 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] another cold weekend! - We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves Boy Snow Bird The Ginger Man On Feb 27, 2015, at 1:20 PM, Michele Nash < lbren2524 Feb 28, 2015 12:03 AM
another cold weekend! - Take some time to vote for our next group of books! Michele Michele N. Feb 27, 2015 4:20 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] time to suggest new books! - Hi, I have one suggestion: "We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves" by Karen Joy Fowler I'm reluctant to copy a lbren2524 Jan 27, 2015 3:08 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] time to suggest new books! - Hi everyone! Hope everyone is doing well. Here are my suggestions: Rockaway by Tara Ison Rockaway Beach, 2001. Sarah, a painter from southern California, retreats to this eccentr Allison Jan 27, 2015 2:49 PM
time to suggest new books! - Hi! Happy kinda snow storm.  Hope no one was inconvenienced by events of the last couple of days. At this point, we have 2 books left on our reading list -- Euphoria by Lily King for February and All the Light Michele N. Jan 27, 2015 1:42 PM
It's not too late to vote for future reading selections - Hi, Ladies, I see that only 11 of us have weighed in so far on selections for the next few months. If you haven't already voted, please do so soon.  You can find the poll under the "More" tab on the MeetUp header. Just click on Michele N. Sep 9, 2014 4:55 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Ticket info for Liz's play! - liz Sep 6, 2014 3:38 PM
Ticket info for Liz's play! - Hi! Tickets for Double "I" -- a play written and produced by our very own Liz Fein -- are now available for purchase. Shows are on Thursday, October 9 and Saturday, October 11 at 9pm.  We discussed going as Michele N. Sep 5, 2014 10:42 PM
Poll / October book - Hi, All, Please remember to vote in the poll for our next books. You can find the Poll on the 'More' tab.  Click on the sentence 'Select 5 of the following' and you will get to the list. Based on votes so far, we will be readin Michele N. Aug 26, 2014 6:35 AM
new book decided for September... - Hi, all, Last night, we added a book for September -- Invisible City by Julia Dahl. And as a reminder, August's book is Little Failure by Gary Shteyngart. Looking forward to seeing a big group again in August! Michele Michele N. Jul 22, 2014 3:13 PM
time to think about some new books! - Hi, all, As we only have one other book selected for this year, it is time to think of some new ones. Here are some ideas from our members. We will discuss (and add to the list) on July 21.  Unfortunately this e-ma Michele N. Jul 11, 2014 1:44 PM
meeting cancelled for may 19 - The meeting for this evening meeting is cancelled. Sorry for the late notice. Hope to see many of you next month! Michele     Michele N. May 19, 2014 12:39 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Hi / Monday meeting - Hi Michele, &nbs liz Apr 17, 2014 10:08 AM
Hi / Monday meeting - Hi, I don't think that it is any surprise that this month's book was a long and detailed one! Would love to talk about it even if you are not yet finished (I'm not, though I have been working on it), so don't let your progress with the Michele N. Apr 15, 2014 8:34 PM
Looking forward to seeing you Monday March 17 - Hi, Please RSVP for tomorrow evening's meeting via the Meet-Up tools -- whether you will be joining us or not. I am looking forward to seeing all of our regulars as well as the several new women who have joined our group in recent month Michele N. Mar 16, 2014 7:56 AM
BH Women's Book Club books selected through August 2014 - Hi, All, As promised, below you will find the list of books selected to be read from March 2014 to August 2014: Book change for March! We will read Bright Lights, Big City by Jay McInerny (182 pgs, avai Michele N. Feb 25, 2014 11:18 PM
BOOK CHANGE FOR MARCH - Hi, Ladies, Just an FYI that at last night's meeting, we changed the March book to BRIGHT LIGHTS, BIG CITY, by Jay McInerny.  It is a quicky -- only 182 pages. Don't despair if you have already started The Luminaries, as it will be our Michele N. Feb 25, 2014 12:34 PM
book suggestions for the next few months of 2014 - Below, please find some suggestions for future books. Please review and gather your own ideas and send them to me.  We"ll discuss further at the meeting on Feb 24. Michele LIFE AFTER LI Michele N. Feb 16, 2014 9:54 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Change of meeting day going forward - I am sorry to hear that, Maryann.  Perhaps the schedule will change again in the future... Sorry that I never had a chance to meet you. Michele Michele N. Feb 11, 2014 9:52 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Change of meeting day going forward - Completely understood, Maris. I am also intimidated by the length of the march book -- is has taken me 2 months to get through the Feb selection. After March, we'll need some new books, so if Michele N. Feb 11, 2014 9:51 AM
Greetings Brooklyn Heights Book Club List! - liz Feb 11, 2014 7:16 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Change of meeting day going forward - Preview not available Maris Feb 10, 2014 2:17 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Change of meeting day going forward - Thanks, MIchele. See you on the 24th! Liz -----Origi liz Feb 10, 2014 9:59 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Change of meeting day going forward - I have chorus rehearsal on Monday's so I can no longer attend. Mary Ann Fastook Sent from my Kindle Fire Mary Ann F. Feb 9, 2014 11:25 PM
Change of meeting day going forward - Based on the responses I received to my change of day e-mail, the Brooklyn Heights Women's Book Club will be meeting on Mondays for the foreseeable future. The third Monday in February is the 17th and President's Day.  As a result, the f Michele N. Feb 9, 2014 11:00 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Day change? - Hi Michele, Yes, either day would work for me. Thanks. Liz liz Jan 27, 2014 4:19 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Day change? - Michele, Both Monday and Wednesday would work for me. Best, Amy Amy Jan 27, 2014 9:20 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Day change? - Either day is fine. Sent from my iPhone On Jan 26, 2014, at 3:52 PM, Michele Nash < Mary Jan 26, 2014 7:51 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Day change? - Wednesday would work for me. I cannot come on Monday's. Mary Ann Sent from my Kindle Fire Mary Ann F. Jan 26, 2014 7:25 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Day change? - Hi Michele, I can come on Monday night, as long as it is not the last Monday of the month. Wednesday is Maris Jan 26, 2014 7:25 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Day change? - Both Monday and Wednesday work for me. Lise Lise C. Jan 26, 2014 7:24 PM
Day change? - Hi, All, In an attempt to increase participation in our group, at the January meeting, we discussed changing our monthly meeting to the third Monday or Wednesday of each month. Please let me know if that will work for you. Michele N. Jan 26, 2014 3:52 PM
E-Invite from Liz Fein - Hi Everyone! Please come to my son's magical musical, moonlight dance cruise on the liz Jul 8, 2013 9:57 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] news from Helene Neffson - not secure site, helene -----Original Message----- From: Helene Neffson <hneffson@yah liz Jun 9, 2013 9:13 AM
news from Helene Neffson - Helene N. Jun 9, 2013 2:39 AM
Fwd: You're invited to Ethics in Film- Arranged - liz May 16, 2013 9:26 PM
hello! - http://www.realtydirectunivers­ity.com/includes/facebook.php?­efnzucfhst711ovvmo liz Apr 3, 2013 8:41 AM
(no subject) - My e-mail was hacked. Please delete any unusual ads or junk mail you received from my e-mail address. Helene N. Mar 13, 2013 4:39 PM
no subject - Helene N. Mar 13, 2013 5:50 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] NY Times discussion of Desperate Characters - You would just send an email to the google group. Thanks for this....very interesting Annette Please excuse typos--fumbling fingers on an iPad On Jan 23, 2013, at 1:42 PM, Maris wrote: > Here's a link to the NY Times Bi Annette A. Jan 23, 2013 1:59 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] NY Times discussion of Desperate Characters - Thanks!! On Wed, Jan 23, 2013 at 1:43 PM, Maris < [address removed] > wrote: Michele N. Jan 23, 2013 1:46 PM
NY Times discussion of Desperate Characters - Here's a link to the NY Times Big City Book Club discussion: http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.­com/2012/10/10/discussing-desp­erate-characters-with-paula-fo­x/ Hope you all get this before our meeting. (I didn't know how to do it through google groups.) Maris Jan 23, 2013 1:42 PM
Fwd: UFT Players - Recommended Event - Hi Everyone! liz Jan 14, 2013 11:10 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] December meeting and new books - Preview not available Michele N. Dec 5, 2012 12:19 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] December meeting and new books - Preview not available Kalindi Akolekar H. Dec 4, 2012 5:03 PM
Reminder: DECEMBER BOOK - The book for December will be The Space Between Us by Thrity Umrigar. Michele N. Dec 3, 2012 11:17 PM
December meeting and new books - Hi, Responding members have asked that the December meeting be moved to the 13th.  I will change the meeting date in our calendar.   The January book is Desperate Characters by Paula Fox. Michele N. Dec 3, 2012 11:14 PM
books for the remainder of 2012 - Hi, Ladies, Just a quick e-mail to remind you that the books for the remainder of 2012 are: October:  Angle of Repose / Stegner November:  Purge / Oksanen December:  The Space Between Us / Umrigen Please bring Michele N. Oct 15, 2012 1:01 PM
Fwd: UFT Players - New Event TWO Performances Only! - Hi Everyone, Below is the updated flyer for THE ROAD TO BROADWAY in which I play Abby, one of the major roles. liz May 1, 2012 1:44 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] more reading changes! - Thanks , Michele ~ Mary Mar 25, 2012 5:35 PM
more reading changes! - Hi, all, For April, we will be reading The Tiger's Wife by Tea Obreht. Michele N. Mar 25, 2012 11:21 AM
next BH Women's Book Club meeting - Hi! Our next meeting is scheduled for Thursday, March 15 and the book for this month is Gate of the Sun by Khoury. Other books selected are: April The Tiger's Wife Michele N. Mar 4, 2012 10:43 PM
RE: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] test e-mail from the new Organizer - Thank you for continuing to keep me on this list.   Michele Jan 29, 2012 6:57 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] test e-mail from the new Organizer - I received this email.  What meetup this Thursday?  I don't know anything about it.... Annette On Jan 29,[masked]:49 PM, "Michele Nash" < michele.nash11@gmai Annette A. Jan 29, 2012 6:09 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] test e-mail from the new Organizer - Please ignore this message.    On Sun, Jan 29, 2012 at 5:49 PM, Michele Nash < [address removed] > wrote: Michele N. Jan 29, 2012 5:56 PM
test e-mail from the new Organizer - Michele N. Jan 29, 2012 5:49 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] - Preview not available Michele N. Jan 24, 2012 10:56 PM
Book change notice for those who read ahead... - Book change for the month of April! We will be reading the The Tiger's Wife by Tea Obreht. The Submission will be moved to June (paperback available in late March). Look forward to seeing you in February (the book is R Michele N. Jan 24, 2012 10:37 PM
(no subject) - next book? Helene Helene N. Jan 24, 2012 8:36 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] this is a second test from the new organizer of the BH Women's Book Club - Thanks for your note, Marilena.   Looking forward to seeing you next month!   Michele On Tue, Jan 17, 2012 at 10:51 AM, marilena < Michele N. Jan 18, 2012 9:45 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] this is a second test from the new organizer of the BH Women's Book Club - Hello I will not be able to attend this third however, look forward to the next meeting. Thank you. Marilena Sent from Marilena's iPhone On Jan 16, 201 marilena Jan 17, 2012 10:50 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] this is a second test from the new organizer of the BH Women's Book Club - Hi Michele, I will be not be able to attend this Thursday's meeting. Thank you for checking in. Maja On Mon, Jan 16, 2012 at 9:28 PM, Michele Nash < mich Maja Jan 17, 2012 10:08 AM
this is a second test from the new organizer of the BH Women's Book Club - Hi! I am testing the e-mail function on the Meet-up web site. Please let me know if you are planning to attend this Thursday's meeting, at which we will discuss A Tree Grows in Brooklyn. An e-mail to my personal address would be Michele N. Jan 16, 2012 9:28 PM
Ignore last email - I will continue as "organizer" until the end of the year until the group appoints someone else. The website will continue as long as someone holds the title. The next meeting is on December 15 at 7 pm and the book is called "Half The Sky" Nancy Nov 25, 2011 12:50 PM
New Organizer Needed - Would anyone be willing to serve as temporary organizer until a new organizer is appointed? Thanks. Nancy Nancy Nov 25, 2011 11:47 AM
Brooklyn Heights Book Club - Dear Members: I started the BHBC in January, 2010, having never attended a book group or organized any group before in my life! It has been a wonderful experience for me, and I had every intention of continuing it indefinitely. Mary Nancy Nov 13, 2011 11:30 AM
book recommendations - here are some I've heard great things about--and would like to read: Boomsday, Annette A. Sep 1, 2011 1:13 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Last Call for Book Recommendations - I would like to recommend the book "A Fine Balance" by Rohinton Mistry. Its a highly recommend and and highly praised book that I have been really looking forward to reading for sometime now. Its Fiction, 624 pages, and was written sgcooley Sep 1, 2011 12:22 PM
Last Call for Book Recommendations - Hi, If you have not submitted your recommendations for new books, then do so now because the voting will commence this weekend. Thanks. Mary Mary Sep 1, 2011 12:14 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Book Club - Recommend New Books - I suggest Robert Louis Stevenson's Dr. Jeckle and Mr. Hyde --and other short stories Helene N. Aug 31, 2011 5:48 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Book Club - Recommend New Books - Judith G. Aug 26, 2011 8:54 AM
hello as well - Dear All, I too am a new member. My name is Annette and I am moving to DUMBO sometime in the next couple of months (currently living in temporary housing near Grand Central). My husband and I just moved here from the San Francisco area due to a new j Annette A. Aug 26, 2011 8:26 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Book Club - Recommend New Books - Thank you for remembering the name, Michele! I would LOVE to read February House, b Nancy Aug 25, 2011 9:46 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Book Club - Recommend New Books - Hi everyone, My name is Sarah, and since I am receiving your emails, I assume that I am a new member of your book club! I am 26 live in Brooklyn Heights (pierrepont and willow) and teach 8th grade science at the Urban Assembly for Math sgcooley Aug 25, 2011 7:23 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Book Club - Recommend New Books - Preview not available Michele N. Aug 25, 2011 5:56 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Book Club - Recommend New Books -  I'd like to suggest: Dead Souls Nicolai Gogol[masked] On Thu, user 2. Aug 25, 2011 5:15 PM
Book Club - Recommend New Books - Hi Everybody, At the last Book Club meeting on 8/18, we started to discuss new books. I think I captured the titles we considered, but we are looking for more. To recap, we all seemed to want to read "Lolita" an Mary Aug 25, 2011 5:06 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Important Reminder for New Members - Hi Danie Nancy Jul 27, 2011 8:23 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] September meetup cancellation - Thanks so much! Nancy Sep 14, 2010 9:09 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] September meetup cancellation - Excellen Nancy Sep 14, 2010 9:08 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] September meetup cancellation - Hi Nancy, Brilliant idea! I am enjoying The Lacuna but I have about 300 pages left. (Problema...) I'll be t Mary Sep 14, 2010 8:28 PM
RE: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] September meetup cancellation - I'm glad you like it. I chose it but still haven't read it! > I don't think I can make October I am afraid. I have a friend in from > Boston and we are having a mini baby shower for her. I am loving this > book though. Thanks to whoever chose i Nancy Sep 14, 2010 1:28 PM
RE: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] September meetup cancellation - I don't think I can make October I am afraid. I have a friend in from Bo Michele Sep 14, 2010 10:29 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] September meetup cancellation - That works for me! Patti DM90 Sep 14, 2010 8:41 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Our Reading List - Thanks f Nancy Sep 14, 2010 8:40 AM
September meetup cancellation - September is a very busy month for us all, and many of you can't make it to this month's meeting. I for one admit that I have not yet had a chance to read The Lacuna. So, what do you say we discuss The Lacuna at our next meeting on October 21? We can m Nancy Sep 14, 2010 8:38 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Our Reading List - Lucy S. Sep 13, 2010 9:11 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Our Reading List - Sorry I can't make the meeting Thursday. Hopefully I'll see you all in October. Liz liz Sep 13, 2010 9:08 PM
Nancy added a post - The Now For Something Completely Different Corner: Earlier in the year our group discussed the possibility of attending the Open House New York Weekend. Said to be "America's largest architect and design event" the weekend includes tours of bu Nancy Aug 20, 2010 3:56 PM
Our Reading List - I really enjoyed our meeting last night. Julia gets the prize for finding the oldest version of The Disappearance. It was interesting to see all the different versions. Pamela, will you be back from France for our September 16 meeting? I d Nancy Aug 20, 2010 8:55 AM
Come prepared to recommend a book this Thursday! - We need to add 3 more books to our list to finish out the year, so let's have your ideas this week! Nancy Nancy Aug 17, 2010 8:52 PM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] New Policy - Lucy S. Jul 31, 2010 9:52 PM
New Policy - We don't have many rules or policies in this group, but there is one general policy I would like to adopt, unless there are strong objections. This group is receiving several requests to join each month, and the waiting list is growing. Therefore, if an Nancy Jul 16, 2010 9:26 AM
Where to buy our next book: Disappearance - The book to be discussed at our August meeting is called Disappearance and it is available on Amazon. I see there are about 30 used copies for sale at a lower price, so I'm going to order one of those. It is not available on Kindle. Here is the link: Nancy Jul 16, 2010 8:41 AM
RSVP reminder and request for suggestions - Hi Group, Please remember that it is important to RSVP for our group meetings. About two weeks in advance would be fine, if you're not sure before then. I know how difficult it is to be sure too many weeks in advance! At this point we have 13 memb Nancy Jun 27, 2010 7:00 PM
Our To Be Read list! - I know it is not easy to find our list of books on the Meetup website, so here it is. I would appreciate if you could confirm receipt of this email to [address removed] because, frankly, if you just "reply" to this, I'm not sure I'll be able Nancy Jun 18, 2010 9:40 AM
Article re: Linda Grant - Here is a link to the article I mentioned at last night's meeting regarding Linda Grant: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/06­/06/books/review/Weber-t.html Nancy Nancy Jun 18, 2010 9:28 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Please RSVP "yes" for our May 20 meeting - Excellent! I look forward to meeting you Nancy May 15, 2010 11:27 AM
Re: [Brooklyn-Heights-Book-Club] Please RSVP "yes" for our May 20 meeting - I'm looking forward to meeting you all at our meeting on Thursday at The Park Plaza at 7 pm. I definitely will bring some suggestions for good books to read. .. liz May 15, 2010 11:22 AM

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