Events from: 04/02/2014


Junior Reader's Book Club

Zeus and the Thunderblolt of Doomby Joan Holub The Junior Readers Book Club is for readers in grades 2 and 3 and their parent(s). 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Wednesday

At Lake Forest Library from Apr 02, 2014 to Apr 02, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Great Books Discussion: A.E. Housman and Jack London

Today's Book: The Carpenter’s Son by A. E. Housman and “Pinched” by Jack London 10:00 am to 11:30 am in the Conference Room What Great Books do you discuss?  We read 10-50 page readings selected by the Great Books Foundation and compiled in convenient paperback books.  They are classic and contemporary essays, short stories, plays, poems, and excerpts from literature that have influenced our culture.  Over the summer and December breaks we read longer books that the Foundation has suggested. (more info) Where can I buy the book with this year’s selections?  The Lake Forest Library reference librarian has copies for purchase. Future Selections Apr. 16---The Gospel of Mark from the Bible May 7---Ballad of the Landlord by Langston Hughes and A Good Man is Hard to Find by Flannery O’Connor May 21---History of the Peleponnesian War by Thucydides

At Lake Forest Library from Apr 02, 2014 to Apr 02, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Adults - Details