Book Clubs

Selma Alabama Protest

Selma: The Struggle for the Voting Rights Act

The struggle between the protesters and the police at Edmund Pettus Bridge was the centerpiece of the struggle for voting rights in the Civil Rights Movement. Behind the event lay many attempts to gain the right to vote for the people. That is why Selma became a scene of intense confrontation with police and officials. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s leadership was what made the difference. Come to a power point presentation and discussion on the style and meaning of his leadership.  Open up the inner logic of Dr.
How We Got To Now

Palisades Book Club

Palisades Book Club will be discussing How We Got To Now, by Steven Johnson, on Tuesday, November 17, at 7:30 pm.  Please join us!
The Radical King by Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The Radical King by Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.

You are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Book Discussion at 1 p.m. on Sat., Jan. 30, 2016.  Copies of this month's selection, The Radical King by Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. are available for checkout at the information desk.
The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois

The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois

You are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Book Discussion at 1 p.m. on Sat., Feb. 27, 2016.  Copies of this month's selection, The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois are available for checkout at the information desk.
Madam Bovary

Moveable Feast Classics Book Club

The Moveable Feast Classics Book Club will be discussing Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert at the Palisades Library on Tuesday, November 3, at 1 p.m.  Plea
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"Lowbrow Throw Down": 'Disclosure' by Michael Crichton

Michael Crichton did a lot of good work in his life.  We all love Jurassic Park
A Dance With Dragons

A Dance With Dragons: Discussion 3

We will discuss book five of the A Song of Ice and Fire series by George R.R.
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BRUHS: Book Reading Uplifts His Spirit

BRUHS Book Reading Uplifts His Spirit A Monthly LGBT Community Outreach December's special guest is Chase Meacham!  
All Aunt Hagar's Children

Chevy Chase Library Book Club: 'All Aunt Hagar's Children'

The November selection of the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is the DC Reads book All Aunt Hagar's Children by Edward P. Jones. We will meet on Tuesday, November 3 at 7 p.m.  
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History Book Club

Join History Book Club as we celebrate Black History Month by reading March, Book 1 and Book 2 by Congressman John Lewis

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