Mt. Pleasant
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April Book Club

Fans of Octavia Butler will know she rarely writes short stories.

Our Book Club’s Selection for March

On August 20, 1910, a roaring wind galvanized the small fires already affectin

"Middlesex" by Jeffrey Eugenides

Written ten years after his impressive debut The Virgin Suicides, Middlesex is Eugenides’ equally ambitious novel about Cal Stephanides, born Calliope Helen Stephanides. At age thirteen, it becomes apparent that Callie is not like other girls her age.

Magic Treehouse: "The Knight at Dawn"

Join us for an evening of fun with The Knight at Dawn book trivia, parchment paper making, and coat of arms design. February 16, at 6:30 pm

Take the BBC’s Excess Baggage Travel Quiz

I know it’s a little late to be posting this, but I couldn’t resist. Every year, one of my favorite BBC Radio 4 programs broadcasts a Christmas travel quiz in front of a live audience.

"The Secret in Their Eyes"

This film was the winner of numerous international awards, including nine Clarín Entertainment Awards (Argentina) and the 2010 Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.

Celebrate Chanukah: Make a Gelt Bag

Visit the Mt. Pleasant Library with your friends and have fun making your own crafty and creative gelt bag. Materials provided by the Friends of the Mt. Pleasant Library. Ages: 8-12 Date: Wednesday December 8 Time: 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Book Club's Selection for December

Meet Balram Halwai: servant, philosopher, entrepreneur, murderer.