Arlington 55+ Book Club: "Blunnders"
We meet on the first Friday of the month to discuss an eclectic mix of fiction and nonfiction.
This book club is hosted in partnership with the Arlington's Office of Senior Adult Programs. For more information contact Jennifer at email@example.com or 703-228-5954.
Until further notice, this group will meet via Zoom. For the Zoom meeting information, register for the group's email list. Registrants will be sent the Zoom meeting information by email one day before the meeting. We welcome new members to join us in reading and discussing current literary fiction, historical fiction and some nonfiction titles.
This is a volunteer-run group. The library will not distribute login information to the group on Zoom, the volunteer who leads the group will email a link to the Zoom meeting.
About this month's title: "Blun
nders" by Charles N. Toftoy (local author)
The Alpha Team is back! This time they explore little known facts about history's worst blunders, a series of mistakes causing and leading up to a disaster or horrific event, where numerous lives are lost that could've been saved. Six years of research has brought forth the truth about what really happened, the cover-ups and more!
We are reading:
- Jan. 7: "Hidden Life of Trees" by Peter Wohlleben
- Feb. 4: "Less" by Andrew Sean Greer
- Mar. 4: "Devil in the White City" by Erik Larson
- Apr. 1: "Homegoing" by Yaa Gyasi
- May 6: "Nothing is True and Everything is Possible" by Peter Pomerantsev
- Jun. 3: "Blunnders" by Charles N. Toftoy (local author)
- Jul. 1: "Hamnet" by Maggie O'Farrell
For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
- Friday, June 3, 2022
- 12:00pm - 1:00pm
- Arlington Public Library