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Chapters for September

on Wed, 08/29/2012 - 3:01pm

My Year with Eleanor

September 19

Approaching her 30thbirthday and jobless in 2009, author Noelle Hancock was seeking a mentor. She found one in Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962.) The first lady’s inspiring words from decades ago transform the life of this young author in her funny and heartfelt memoir.

 

Chapters looks back fifty years to 1962– a watershed year in a dramatic decade that continues to figure prominently in our national memory.  Join us on Wednesdays from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. To register, please call 973-728-2822, visit the Adult/Teen Services desk, or email wmtl@wmtl.org.

Chapters for October

on Wed, 08/29/2012 - 2:58pm

Peace Like a River

October 17

Reuben Land is 12 years old in 1962. He idolizes his older brother Davy, loves to listen to his younger sister Swede’s stories of outlaws, and believes his father Jeremiah performs miracles.  Leif Enger’s debut is a beautifully written novel of faith, family, and folklore.

 

Chapters looks back fifty years to 1962– a watershed year in a dramatic decade that continues to figure prominently in our national memory.  Join us on Wednesdays from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. To register, please call 973-728-2822, visit the Adult/Teen Services desk, or email wmtl@wmtl.org.

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