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The Houston Great Books Council sponsors reading groups all around the Houston area, open to anyone. We also have special events that everyone is invited to attend.

Find a regular group at a our main website, http://www.houstongreatbooks.net .

Upcoming events (1)

Celebration of Literary Discussion

Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

Houston Great Books is hosting a day of discussions and workshops. The doors open at 9:30 and meeting begins at 10:00. There are morning and afternoon sessions, and lunch is included. All sessions are open to the public and only require an RSVP to attend. A brief summary follows. For full information and to RSVP, please visit http://www.houstongreatbooks.net/celebration.html (NOTE: Please RSVP at this time through the link above, NOT through Meetup.com) Morning Workshop A 10:15 am - 12:15 am Understanding Shared Inquiry: How to Improve Our Book Discussion Skills led by Helen Cohen Morning Workshop B 10:15 am - 12:15 am Discussing Philosophy Utopia by Thomas More led by Kent Guida and Eric Timmreck Note: to participate, see recommended edition of "Utopia" https://amzn.to/2GQUoo6 Lunch & Chat 12:15 am - 1:30 pm Lunch will be provided for anyone who attends both a morning and afternoon session ​and RSVPs by October 15. Afternoon Workshop A 1:30 to 3:30 pm The Library Book by Susan Orlean https://amzn.to/2NWkuKD partnering with Gulf Coast Reads led by Kristen Stewart Afternoon Workshop B 1:30 to 3:30 pm Expanding the Reading List: Discussing Contemporary and Diverse Stories led by Wendy Wilkinson and Meredith Nudo

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Celebration of Literary Discussion

Bayou Bend Lora Jean Kilroy Visitor and Education Center Houston, Texas 77007

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