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Come out in Southern NH and have a beer or a glass of wine and discuss a book. Our book choices range from fiction, nonfiction, biography, history, and everything in between. Anyone who loves to read, relax, and socialize with great people is welcome to join.

Upcoming events (2)

Discuss: Where The Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

rays house

$2.00

This will be a potluck event. Please let us know what you will be bringing to share in the comments section. This was suggested during the last meeting and is very popular at #1 on the NYT bestseller list again this week. For years, rumors of the "Marsh Girl" have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately suspect Kya Clark, the so-called Marsh Girl. But Kya is not what they say. Sensitive and intelligent, she has survived for years alone in the marsh that she calls home, finding friends in the gulls and lessons in the sand. Then the time comes when she yearns to be touched and loved. When two young men from town become intrigued by her wild beauty, Kya opens herself to a new life--until the unthinkable happens. Perfect for fans of Barbara Kingsolver and Karen Russell, Where the Crawdads Sing is at once an exquisite ode to the natural world, a heartbreaking coming-of-age story, and a surprising tale of possible murder. Owens reminds us that we are forever shaped by the children we once were and that we are all subject to the beautiful and violent secrets that nature keeps.

Shakespeare on the Common FREE

Parkman Bandstand

Let's enjoy the wit and wisdom of the Bard with a visit to Shakespeare on the Common in Boston. I have gone for the last 8 years and it's just a wonderful event. This year the play is Cymbeline. You can read more about it at this link http://commshakes.org/free-shakespeare-on-the-common/ The show starts at 8:00 PM, the date is on a Saturday. Details on logistics as the date gets closer, "To go or not to go that is the question", I hope you chose to go!

Past events (156)

Discuss: THE PROFESSOR AND THE MADMAN BY SIMON WINCHESTER

Shanghai Osaka Restaurant

$2.00

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