Started in 2012 as a part of our 275th anniversary festivities, the Storrs Congregational Book Club meets approximately every-other-month to discuss together a book selection of the group’s choosing.
Book selections have spanned the gamut of fiction and non-fiction works. Past choices have included: The Pilgrim by Hugh Nissenson; Half the Sky: Turning Opression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide by Nicholas Kristof & Sheryl WuDunn; Nathan Hale: The Life and Death of America’s First Spy by M. William Phelps; The Rise of Silas Lapham by William Dean Howells; Einstein’s Dreams by Alan Lightman; The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald; Caleb’s Crossing: A Novel by Geraldine Brooks; The Spiral Staircase by Karen Armstrong; Orphan Train: A Novel by Christina Baker Kline; The Flamboya Tree: Memories of a Mother’s Wartime Courage by Clara Kelly; The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin; and The Red Tent: A Novel by Anita Damanti.
The group meets in the SCC Library at 7:00 pm on the 3rd Sunday evening of every-other-month.
Upcoming Book Club related news:
September 16, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the SCC Library The book selected for the September 16th, 2018 discussion is Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Irin Carmon and Shana Knizhnik. The authors give a detailed look at Ginsburg’s family life, honesty, sense of style, love of opera and the…