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Let's discuss "The Gift of Rain" by Tan Twan Eng

Some of us gather at 6pm to socialize prior to the start of the discussion. Please feel free to join us for snacks and drinks!  If you would like to bring something, please note it in your RSVP.
Directions to our location:
Strawberry Shores Rec Room
111 Seminary Dr, Mill Valley
**Look for red awning set slightly back from the street on your left side—NO address number on the awning, just the name "Strawberry Shores". Street parking only.
Directions:
From the North:
Take Seminary Drive exit off 101S (WEST side of the freeway).
- Left turn onto the frontage road and go south under the freeway -- you’ll end up on the EAST side of the freeway where the Chevron and McDonalds are.
- At the 7-11 (stop light), turn right onto Seminary Dr. (no street sign). In roughly 2 blocks,
- Turn right at the stop sign continuing onto Seminary Dr. The marsh will be on your right side.
- Look at your odometer - At .1 miles look for the RED AWNING on your left, set back from the road. Find street parking and enter the building, going straight towards the back and down the steps.
From the South:
Take Seminary Drive exit off 101N (EAST side of the freeway).
- Left turn onto the frontage road and pass where the Chevron and McDoalds are.
- At the 7-11 (stop light), turn right onto Seminary Dr. (no street sign). In roughly 2 blocks,
- Turn right at the stop sign continuing onto Seminary Dr. The marsh will be on your right side.
- Look at your odometer - At .1 miles look for the RED AWNING on your left, set back from the road. Find street parking and enter the building, going straight towards the back and down the steps.
LANDMARK: The beginning of the rust colored 4 story condos on your right (water side of the small bay) are directly opposite the (recessed) entrance, marked by a red awning and the words Strawberry Shores NO street numbers are visible.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Hi Marilyn - I'll be late, probably arrive about 7:00. Looking forward to hearing everyone's take on the book.

    April 20, 2013

    • Marilyn R.

      Hi Anna, We missed you and hope all is well! Traffic was crazy that night. I hope to see you at a future discussion!

      May 1, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I will be in Portland but look forward to coming soon. I really enjoyed this book -- hope you have a great discussion!

    March 28, 2013

    • Marilyn R.

      Hi Merith, Sorry we missed you but we hope you can join us for a future discussion!

      May 1, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Excellent discussions with varying viewpoints. Really good.

    April 25, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    excellent; variety of opinions and insights.

    April 25, 2013

  • Heather

    Great discussion by everyone, very welcoming group for my first time!

    April 25, 2013

  • Morna

    Great! Lots of diff discussions about this complex, well written book. This is a great book group!

    April 24, 2013

  • aparna

    I loved the book & was so looking forward to tonight's discussion. But, as they say, all the best laid plans.........

    April 24, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hi everyone. This has been my favorite book so far. Beautifully written! I'm so sorry that I can't attend this evening. See you next month!

    April 24, 2013

    • Morna

      Dang! Sorry you can't come, but glad you liked the book. It's also my favorite.

      April 24, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      I'm reading his latest book right now. If you haven't had a chance to read it I could bring it to our next meetup if you'd like.

      April 24, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I had hoped to join this time round but will not be able to do so - hope to make the next one!

    April 23, 2013

    • Morna

      hope you can read the book. I think you'll like it.

      April 23, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Reading it now. See you later.

      April 24, 2013

  • Morna

    I'll bring a broccoli salad. Loved this book--my second time reading it.

    April 22, 2013

  • Marisa

    I'll be there with a bottle of wine

    April 21, 2013

  • Diane V.

    Unfortunately, i will be out of town.

    February 22, 2013

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