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upcoming events! - Hi all, I hope that 2015 is off to a great start!  I want to quickly share a few reminders. You'll see on our meetup page that our February and March events are already scheduled ("Americanah" and "The Goldfinch"). S Sarah Jan 19, 2015 4:31 PM
looking ahead to 2015! a few changes - please read - Hi all! Thanks to everyone who was able to make it on Thursday! It was great discussing "The Light Between Oceans" - I'm really looking forward to our upcoming discussions! As you can see, meetups are already scheduled (and full!) for D Sarah Nov 23, 2014 9:16 PM
reminder about tomorrow's event and our book poll - Hi everyone! Just a quick reminder about tomorrow's meetup. If you RSVPd yes but are no longer able to attend, please update your RSVP! I'd like to get our November and December meetups scheduled this week. If you haven't already Sarah Oct 15, 2014 1:03 PM
poll for November and December books - Hi all, I set up a poll so we can pick our November and December books. You can  find it by visiting our full meetup site - click on "More" and then "Polls", or follow this link: http://www.meetup.com/The-Mont­clair-Book-Readi Sarah Sep 29, 2014 6:33 PM
announcing our October selection! - The votes are in, and the winner of our poll is "The Invention of Wings" by Sue Monk Kidd. Thanks for voting in the poll! I'm looking forward to reading this book, and also to our September meetup in a few weeks! Please remember to update you Sarah Sep 2, 2014 5:43 PM
reminder about our October book poll - Hi all, If you haven't already done so, please take a minute to vote in the poll for our October book! You can find it by visiting our full meetup site (I don't think you can access polls from the phone app) - click on "More" and then "Polls", Sarah Aug 26, 2014 8:18 PM
important info about upcoming events - Hi all! Thank you to everyone who was able to make it last night, especially given the last minute scheduling. We had a great discussion!  I'm looking forward to seeing more of you at upcoming events. After last night Sarah Aug 21, 2014 8:46 AM
Re-organization - Hi everyone, First of all I am sorry that I have been MIA. As you know, I am stepping down as the organizer of the Montclair Book Club. Stephanie and Sara have offered to take over. The next meeting has not been scheduled (my fault) so the ques Cathy T. Jul 14, 2014 9:09 PM
Location - Hi everyone, A few things... I posted the Chestnut Cafe as the location but please check back tomorrow to confirm. I am sorry about the delay. I have been very busy with my daughter's wedding and the end of the school year. I will not b Cathy T. Jun 17, 2014 8:57 PM
Next Meeting - Hi everyone, Dahlia will be leading the next discussion. I am contacting the Montclair Library to see about meeting there. More to follow. Cathy Cathy T. May 31, 2014 10:10 PM
Next Meeting - Hi everyone, First of all, thanks so much to Nan for hosting and leading the last meeting. It sounds like a success. At our April meeting, the group had selected The Orphan Train for the June meeting and Dahlia agreed to lead. The group at the Cathy T. May 27, 2014 10:27 PM
Location - Hi everyone, I have tentatively scheduled this meeting for PositiviTea but am looking for a different location. Please make sure you check back before you come as there may be a change in location. Please post suggestions. Cathy Cathy T. Apr 23, 2014 8:24 PM
Tonight - Hi everyone, Just a reminder to update you RSVP if you are not able to make it. If you are the waiting list please plan to join us. Cathy Sent from my iPhone Cathy T. Apr 16, 2014 11:16 AM
Meetup details changed: The Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/The-Mont­clair-Book-Reading-Club/events­/167420152/ When Cathy T. Apr 9, 2014 11:43 PM
Next Meeting - Hi everyone, I hope everyone is enjoying the Glass Castle. I know I am. Our next meeting is next Wednesday at 7:00 pm. Once again we have a large number of attendees and a waiting list. If you are not able to come, please remember to change you Cathy T. Apr 9, 2014 11:32 PM
Growing Pains - Hi everyone, I have thought a lot about the recent posts and the problem of the waiting list. The Montclair Book Club has recently had a growth in members which I think is wonderful. Historically our meetings have averaged about 12 to 17 members. The wai Cathy T. Mar 2, 2014 9:53 AM
Just a Reminder! - Hi everyone Just a reminder--Next month will be our author event. Our own Stephanie will host and lead the event about her book, Moonstone Dreams. Tonight Stephanie will have the books available for purchase if you would like to get the book directly Cathy T. Feb 19, 2014 5:38 AM
Wednesday - Hi everyone, We have the largest group ever signed up for our meeting on Wednesday evening. I thought the book was great and from what I hear so did you. Because the group is so large, please take a minute to change your RSVP if you are not able to ma Cathy T. Feb 15, 2014 8:37 AM
Meetup details changed: And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini - Hi everyone, We are going push this book up to our February meeting and change our author event with Stephanie to March. As many of you know, Stephanie has written a book called Moonstone Dreams. She will be hosting our March meeting (details t Cathy T. Jan 27, 2014 9:57 PM
Meetup details changed: And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/The-Mont­clair-Book-Reading-Club/events­/155555852/ When Cathy T. Jan 22, 2014 2:14 PM
Author Event - Hi everyone, Happy New Year! We are very excited about our February event. One of our members, Stephanie Miotto, has written a book, Moonstone Dreams. Our February meeting which will be February 19th will be an author event with Stephanie leadi Cathy T. Jan 7, 2014 11:25 PM
Tomorrows Meetup - Hi everyone, Looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow. We have big group for this one. For our new members, some people eat dinner, some dessert and some have just coffee. It's up to you. If your plans change, please change you response. Thanks so m Cathy T. Oct 15, 2013 9:46 PM
Dicussion Leader - Hi everyone, I would love to have one of you lead the discussion for our next meeting. If you are interested please let me know. Unfortunately, Trend is having open mic night so we will not be able to meet there. We could go back to Chestnut Cafe Cathy T. Jul 16, 2013 9:40 PM
Great Discussion - Hi Everyone, Thanks to everyone for a great discussion and welcome to those that joined us for the first time! It was our biggest turnout yet. I think everyone agreed that "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" gave us lots of fuel for thought Cathy T. Jul 11, 2013 8:28 AM
Thinking Ahead - Hi everyone, Please bring suggestions for the next book. Goodreads always has great summaries and suggestions! Cathy Cathy T. Jul 8, 2013 6:56 PM
Upcoming Meetup - Hi everyone, I hope you all enjoyed reading The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Judging by the response, this should be a great discussion. We have 21 members who are coming so I have started a waiting list. Typically, we have people who cannot make it Cathy T. Jul 7, 2013 3:02 AM
Our Next Meeting - Hi everyone, I am looking forward to ou next meeting this Wednesday, March 27th. I am also looking forward to discussing the book. We will meet at insaniTea at 570 Bloomfield Ave in Montclair at 7:00 pm. This is a a tea house with a selection desser Cathy T. Mar 24, 2013 10:35 PM
Thanks for Coming to the Autobiography of Us! -   Thank you to everyone who came to discuss the Autobiography of Us. The group rated the book between 3 and 4 stars out of 5 stars. The book did give us lots of food for discussion. Welcome to those that joined us for the first time. W Cathy T. Feb 28, 2013 12:09 AM
Looking Forward to Tomorrow - Hi everyone, I am looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow. We are meeting at the Chestnut Cafe in Nutley. Some new members have asked if they can come even if they have not had a chance to finish the book. The answer is YES! Please bring suggestion Cathy T. Feb 26, 2013 3:21 PM
Next Meeting - Hi everyone, I am looking forward to seeing you all on Wednesday. I called the Chestnut Cafe and they are expecting us. The menu is eclectic. The desserts are great. In the past some members have eaten dinner while others just had coffee and de Cathy T. Jan 28, 2013 9:54 PM
Let's Keep Going! - Hi everyone, Laurie has done a great job of starting this group and giving it life and I am sorry that she is not able to continue. I will try to fill her shoes. At our last meetup we discussed "Three Cups of Tea" as a possible next book. Pleas Cathy T. Dec 10, 2012 11:14 PM
Re: [The-Montclair-Book-Reading-Cl­ub] PLEASE READ - For Anyone Who Lost Power 2/More Days - or Knows Anyone that Did - p { margin: 0; } Thank you to you and your sister for sharing this. From: "Laurie" <scw06ls@gm Chris M. Nov 6, 2012 5:12 PM
PLEASE READ - For Anyone Who Lost Power 2/More Days - or Knows Anyone that Did - The following info was forwarded to me by my sister. Please copy and paste this info in to an email and forward to anyone you know that might reauireit. Laurie - This info was sent to the office by Joe Lipman-- Laurie Nov 6, 2012 11:58 AM
Another Nor'easter Headed Our Way - Once was apparently not enough. While not as intense as Sandy, nevertheless, to an already decimated situation...Mother Nature is seemingly going to be dealing us another kidney punch this We Laurie Nov 5, 2012 4:06 PM
Post-Sandy - Appeal - NOT for Money! - The storm is past but now the real devastation is being surveyed.  And it is profound. I spoke with the Governor's Volunteer Hotline today and they've asked that I go to Teterboro Airport.   Thousands of people were taken completely b Laurie Oct 30, 2012 1:14 PM
I'm Rescheduling and Here's Why - How can I tell you tomorrow night if power is out?  I'm going to be conserving my cell battery so I won't be doing it via my mobile. Even though the storm itself will have passed by Wednesday night, there's no telling the extent of the floodin Laurie Oct 28, 2012 6:07 PM
Hurricane Sandy & Wednesday's Meeting -   Tempest in a teapot? Laurie Oct 27, 2012 12:18 PM
Risk? Reward? REWARD! - Hello! Tonight's meeting was fun!  I was unsure about the approach of discussing questions in teams but I think, for the most part, it went really well and is conducive wh Laurie Aug 22, 2012 10:48 PM
IMPORTANT - please read - RSVP CHANGES for ALL meetings -   Laurie Aug 22, 2012 12:40 AM
Re: [The-Montclair-Book-Reading-Cl­ub] Regina, Christian Bale and Italian Food - Yep, I'll come for sure. I will be going out of town on the 16th - the 20th. If possible I'd like to work around those date so I can make it. Yipeee, lots of laughs on the way!! I'll be sure to write Regina. Barbara Jul 30, 2012 6:42 PM
Regina, Christian Bale and Italian Food - Hello! Regina, a member, wrote to tell me that she was home nursing a hurt foot.  I am so proud (not that she hurt herself!!)  She rented the first two Christian Bale Batman movies!  And, after having viewed the first one.. Laurie Jul 30, 2012 5:35 PM
I Know, I know - Hello!   Laurie Jul 9, 2012 10:23 PM
LOCATION CHANGE! Increased RSVP Limit!: Sarah's Key - Tatiana de Rosnay - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/The-Mont­clair-Book-Reading-Club/events­/68933852/ Laurie Jul 3, 2012 9:19 PM
Upcoming Meetings - Hello- Enjoying the broiling weather?    Laurie Jun 21, 2012 1:22 PM
Argh - Hi Again.   Sorry. NO - my previous email is NOT missing #'s 5-54.    Formatting error.   Good grief. Laurie May 5, 2012 1:29 PM
Info, Info, Info - Hello!   I'll begin by saying "Thank You!" to everyone that attended the first meet-up of the MBC on Friday, May 4th.  It was grea Laurie May 5, 2012 1:16 PM
YOUR HELP APPRECIATED - meeting locations - Hello- Happy Spring!  I turned the heat back on.  Good day for a book, a blan Laurie Apr 22, 2012 3:08 PM

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