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Winter News

on Wed, 12/05/2012 - 11:40am

**Beginning in December 2012 and continuing for 2013, Chapters will meet on the third Thursday of each month.**


According to Thoreau, “One must maintain a little bit of summer, even in the middle of winter.” Join Chapters as we Pine for Summer during these cold winter months.

December 2012

Nightwoods
Charles Frazier

January 2013

The Barbarian Nurseries
Hector Tobar

February 2013

Sweet Summer: Growing Up With and Without My Dad
Bebe Moore Campbell

To register, please call 973-728-2822, visit the Adult/Teen Services desk, or email wmtl@wmtl.org.

 

Author Interview

on Fri, 09/14/2012 - 3:32pm

If you're reading My Year with Eleanor right now, you might enjoy this interview with the author Noelle Hancock.

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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